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With James Naughtie and John Humphrys.
7.25, 8.25 Sports News
7.45 Thought for the Day With Penny Faust.
8.40 Yesterday in Parliament

Contributors

Unknown:
James Naughtie
Unknown:
John Humphrys.

Jenni Mills reveals the first of four personal stories behind some of the headlines of the last few years. In August 1994, Pam Caswell was climbing in the Alps with her husband and son. All three fell into a crevasse. Two days later, only two of them were rescued. Producer Sarah Rowlands. Rptd Sun 9.00pm
JOURNEYS INTO SPACE

Contributors

Unknown:
Pam Caswell
Producer:
Sarah Rowlands.

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The third episode in Joe Dunlop 's four-part adaptation of the novel by H G Wells. With James Bolam as Bedford and Donald Sinden as Professor
Cavor. The travellers find something beneath the surface of the moon. with Kerry Shale. Music by Robert Rigby. Director Martin Jameson. A Mr Punch production

Contributors

Unknown:
Joe Dunlop
Novel By:
H G Wells.
Unknown:
James Bolam
Unknown:
Donald Sinden
Music By:
Robert Rigby.
Director:
Martin Jameson.
Manson:
Gary Olsen
Spargus:
Chris Pavlo
Gibbs:
Anthony Jackson

Introduced by Jenni Murray. What attracts the hundreds of British women who convert to Islam each year? Mairead Devlin talks to some of those who have taken the yashmak. Serial: Mother of Pearl (11) For details see Monday

Contributors

Introduced By:
Jenni Murray.
Talks:
Mairead Devlin

William Ingram 's thriller is based on a true-life case. Davie, a young lad from the Welsh mountains, is accused of murdering the fabulously wealthy and kindly Lady White. with John Telfer and Terry Dauncey. Music by Andy Price. Director Foz Allan Rpt

Contributors

Unknown:
William Ingram
Unknown:
John Telfer
Unknown:
Terry Dauncey.
Music By:
Andy Price.
Director:
Foz Allan Rpt
Lady White:
Barbara Hicks
Bolt:
Christian Rodska
Davie:
Hywel Morgan
Gwendoline:
Rachel Smith
Inspector Cross:
Andrew Hilton

Paul Allen sees Simon Callow 's version of Les Enfants du Paradis at the Barbican Theatre, London, and reflects on everybody's favourite opera - Puccini's La Boheme- as it celebrates its centenary.
Producer Helen Garrison. Rvsd rpt 9.30pm
JOURNEYS INTO SPACE

Contributors

Unknown:
Paul Allen
Unknown:
Simon Callow
Producer:
Helen Garrison.

By Stephen Amidon. It's black and shiny and steaming and it has landed in Phil's back garden. He was in the bath at the time. Read by Stephen Moore. Producer Duncan Minshull Rpt

Contributors

Unknown:
Stephen Amidon.
Read By:
Stephen Moore.
Producer:
Duncan Minshull Rpt

Last episode of the comedy series about the worst airport in Britain. Reg Boyce has gone on a "Racism Awareness" course. With Roger Griffiths , Llewella Gideon , Felix Dexter , Jo Martin ,
Josephine Melville and Eddie Nestor. Producer Gareth Edwards

Contributors

Unknown:
Reg Boyce
Unknown:
Roger Griffiths
Unknown:
Llewella Gideon
Unknown:
Felix Dexter
Unknown:
Jo Martin
Unknown:
Eddie Nestor.
Producer:
Gareth Edwards

Breaking In the Boys from "A Company This World Tonightspecial follows the deployment of British soldiers along the battlelines of Bosnia. Simon Dring reports on the five weeks he spent with the men of "A" Company, 2nd Light Infantry, as they struggled with the Balkan winter and a dangerously fragile peace while Nato took over from the UN.
Producer Judith Melby. Editor Anne Koch

Contributors

Unknown:
Simon Dring
Producer:
Judith Melby.
Editor:
Anne Koch

Power to the Judges
With both British and European judges increasingly challenging the actions of the government, Ngaire Woods asks what this struggle between the government and the bench means for our society and does it help to secure our rights or just weaken democratic accountability?
ProducerAnthony Dworkin. Rptd Sun 4.15pm Transcripts of Analysis are available for purchase. Contact BBC Newsline, PO Box
5080, London W12 6AJ or phone (0181) [number removed]for details

Contributors

Unknown:
Ngaire Woods
Unknown:
Produceranthony Dworkin.

Scottish humorist John McKay continues his comic recollections.
4: Old versus Young. In sleepy Fenton Heugh , pensioner and teenager are pitted against each other. Producer Noah Richler

Contributors

Unknown:
John McKay
Unknown:
Fenton Heugh
Producer:
Noah Richler

Andrew Wallace 's black comedy about a phone operator's nightmare. with George Allonby , Stephen Critchlow , Zulema Dene , Becky Hindley , Sandra James Young and Geoffrey Whitehead. Director Mairi Russell Rpt

Contributors

Unknown:
Andrew Wallace
Unknown:
George Allonby
Unknown:
Stephen Critchlow
Unknown:
Zulema Dene
Unknown:
Becky Hindley
Unknown:
Sandra James Young
Unknown:
Geoffrey Whitehead.
Director:
Mairi Russell Rpt
Andy:
Alan Cumming
Killer:
Jonathan Keeble

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