With Alan Earl.
With James Naughtie and John Humphrys.
7.25, 8.25 Sports News
7.45 Thought for the Day With James Jones.
8.40 Yesterday in Parliament
Michael Buerk chairs a live investigation into questions of morality raised by one of the week's news stories. In the last of the series, witnesses face cross-examination from
Janet Daley , Rabbi Hugo Gryn , Michael Mansfield QC and Dr David Starkey. Producer David Coomes
The history of Britain.
(For details see Monday)
Jenni Murray plays the final ace in the Woman's Hour pack of playing cards and invites listeners to open the bidding for Card Game 4: Bridge.
Serial: Mama Makes Up Her Mind (4) For details see Monday
Producer Tony Grant
With Chris Choi.
Joining Paul Boateng MP this week for a humorous look at historical characters and events are David Aaronowitch , Patricia Hughes , Professor Howard Jacobs and Charles Osborne. Producer Kathy Smith
With Nick Clarke.
Repeated from yesterday 7.05pm
By Dominic Minghella. A mysterious female caller accuses Ronnie Rossi of ruining her life. with Peter Whitman , Nadine Ballantyne , Benedict Dooley , Vivienne Rochester and Cathy Sara. Director David Hunter Rpt
With Daire Brehan. Martin Vincent considers the revelatory nature of the tunes people play when testing out musical instruments in public.
Live from the main stage of Scarborough's long-awaited new
Stephen Joseph Theatre , following the opening night of the comedy musical By Jeeves, Paul Allen and guests review this production, the result of a renewed collaboration between Alan
Ayckbourn and Andrew Lloyd Webber. Producer Adrian Washboume. Rvsd rpt 9.30pm
By Leila Keys. Opinions differwhen a young woman in rural India takes over from her mother as a government medical officer. Read by Sudha Bhuchar. Producer Kristine Landon-Smith Repeated next Saturday
With Chris Lowe and Charlie Lee-Potter .
A six-part comedy series by Bill Dare. 2: This week, Mike and Sue look at illness, friendship and sick friends.
Starring Robert Duncan and Julia Hills. With Roger Blake , Mark Kilmurry , Sally Phillips and Dan Strauss.
Music by Mark Burton. Producer Pete Sinclair
Simon tries to make amends.
Repeated tomorrow at 1.40pm
First of two programmes on the tower blocks of Burnley's notorious Trafalgar Gardens estate, with Phil Smith. 1: High Hopes. They were called Horatio, Vanguard and Victory. Producer Simon Elmes Revised
"Bugs are quick, we seem slow, bugs have no technology, we're obsessed with tools, but most importantly bugs never give up whilst we do all too readily."
Geoff Watts examines whether we can ever hope to triumph in our war against the microbes.
Producer Adrian Washboume. Rptd Sun 4.15pm
Six unsent letters.
4: Writer Anne Enright sends a letter to an old friend.
Producer Chris Paling
Presented by Frederick Dove. Producer Colin Hughes
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Revised repeat of 4.05pm
With Robin Lustig.
By Frederic Raphael. 4: Melanie
For details see Monday
Another chance to hear four plays from the 1995 First Bite Young Playwrights Festival.
3: Super Lily and the City of Strangers By Mette Bolstad. Lily Stray is a country girl and she can't stand it. with Becky Hindley. Zulema Dene. Paul Jenkins and David Timson. Director Hilary Norrish Rpt
By Tim Parks. Part 2. For details see yesterday