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With John Humph rys and Sue MacGregor.
7.25, 8.25 Sports News
7.45 Thought for the Day With Jim Thompson.
8.40 Yesterday in Parliament

Contributors

Unknown:
John Humph
Unknown:
Sue MacGregor.
Unknown:
Jim Thompson.

The final episode of Michael Bond 's comedy, dramatised by Alick Rowe. Gorden Kaye plays Monsieur pamplemousse, an inspector working for Le Guide, a French restaurant guide, With Trevor Martin as Pommes Frites. 3: The Final Print-Out
With Siriol Jenkins and Steve Hodson A Mentorn Radio production

Contributors

Unknown:
Michael Bond
Dramatised By:
Alick Rowe.
Dramatised By:
Gorden Kaye
Unknown:
Trevor Martin
Unknown:
Pommes Frites.
Unknown:
Steve Hodson
te Guide's Director:
Roger Hammond
4artine Borel:
Geraldine Fitzgerald
'specter Vichot:
Stephen Thorne

The series of thrillers from the 1930s ends with Guy Fithen 's adaptation from the book by Berkeley Grey. Christopher Cazenove stars as Norman Conquest , otherwise known as the Gay Desperado, and Bonnie Langford is his resourceful partner, Pixie. with Alice Arnold, Shaun Prendergast, Anthony Jackson and Ali Hames. Music by Robert Rigby. A Mr Punch production

Contributors

Unknown:
Guy Fithen
Unknown:
Christopher Cazenove
Unknown:
Norman Conquest
Unknown:
Bonnie Langford
Unknown:
Alice Arnold
Unknown:
Shaun Prendergast
Unknown:
Anthony Jackson
Unknown:
Ali Hames.
Music By:
Robert Rigby.
Chief Inspector Williams:
Richard Davies
Mandeville Livingstone:
Colin Spaull
JJPace:
Bill Nighy

The series ends with the second part of this year's Treasure Islands quiz from the Edinburgh Festival. Anne Fine and Terence Blacker do battle with Philip Ridley and Theresa Breslin over their knowledge of children's books. Presented by Michael Rosen. Producer Jill Burridge

Contributors

Unknown:
Anne Fine
Unknown:
Terence Blacker
Unknown:
Philip Ridley
Unknown:
Theresa Breslin
Presented By:
Michael Rosen.
Producer:
Jill Burridge

Paul Gambaccini and guests choose the best of the videos available for the Christmas market and take a look at children's cinema from Iran.
Producer Neil Trevithick. Rvsd rpt 9.30pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Paul Gambaccini
Producer:
Neil Trevithick.

Cabaret duo Kit and the Widow host the fourth edition of the music quiz. With guests Patricia Hodge , Robert King , Catherine Bott and Peter Polycarpou. Producer Fiona Shelmerdine

Contributors

Unknown:
Patricia Hodge
Unknown:
Robert King
Unknown:
Catherine Bott
Unknown:
Peter Polycarpou.
Producer:
Fiona Shelmerdine

Charles Wheeler concludes the series in which journalists who have won the James Cameron Memorial Prize recount the experiences that most affected them while covering world events. He talks here about his coverage of the 1956 Hungarian uprising as a producer for the BBC's Panorama. Producer Julian Wilkinson

Contributors

Unknown:
Charles Wheeler
Unknown:
James Cameron
Producer:
Julian Wilkinson

The last of three interpretations of journeys out of Africa by leading writers. Africa to Britain - a Journey of Religion. Poet Benjamin Zephaniah explores the essence of the spirituality of people from the African diaspora. Producer Constance St Louis

Contributors

Unknown:
Benjamin Zephaniah

British writer Caryl Phillips explores key moments in American history with six prominent African Americans. 4: The McCarthy Years. Writer and journalist Paul Robeson Jr discusses the link between racism in America and Joe McCarthy 's desire to expose communism.
Producer Tony Phillips

Contributors

Unknown:
Caryl Phillips
Unknown:
Paul Robeson Jr
Unknown:
Joe McCarthy
Producer:
Tony Phillips

11.00 Trust Wendy Lee 's six-part satire.
4: Mike Blunt hires a PR firm to save the reputation of the Bottomley Memorial Hospital. with Meera Syal , David Holt and Doreen Birkeland. Director Turan Ali A Bona Lattie production
11.30 Paris, London The first of five comedy sketch shows with Simon Godley , Robert Harley , Carla Mendonga and Gary Parker. Producer Phil Bowker Rpt

Contributors

Unknown:
Wendy Lee
Unknown:
Mike Blunt
Unknown:
Meera Syal
Unknown:
David Holt
Unknown:
Doreen Birkeland.
Director:
Turan Ali
Unknown:
Bona Lattie
Unknown:
Simon Godley
Unknown:
Robert Harley
Unknown:
Carla Mendonga
Unknown:
Gary Parker.
Producer:
Phil Bowker Rpt
Sister Waverly:
Margi Clark
Mike Blunt:
Keith Allen
Dr Laura Hanks:
Nerys Hughes
Dr Dominic Henry:
Richard Sandells

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