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Sue MacGregor and James Naughtie.
7.25, 8.25 Sports News
7.45 Thought for the Day With Indajit Singh.

Contributors

Unknown:
Sue MacGregor
Unknown:
James Naughtie.
Unknown:
Indajit Singh.

Michael Buerk chairs a live investigation into the moral questions behind the week's news. Witnesses face cross-examination from
Janet Daley , Dr David Starkey ,
Peter Stanford and Anthony Scrivener QC. Producer David Coomes

Contributors

Unknown:
Michael Buerk
Unknown:
Janet Daley
Unknown:
Dr David Starkey
Unknown:
Peter Stanford
Unknown:
Anthony Scrivener Qc.
Producer:
David Coomes

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By Andy and Eric Merriman. Peter Davison and Samantha Bond star in a six-part comedy about a family with a daughter who has Down's syndrome. 3: Richard and Sarah are called to see Kate's headmaster. with Teresa Gallagher , Kay Stonham and David Cooper. Producer Gareth Edwards

Contributors

Unknown:
Eric Merriman.
Unknown:
Peter Davison
Unknown:
Samantha Bond
Unknown:
Teresa Gallagher
Unknown:
Kay Stonham
Unknown:
David Cooper.
Producer:
Gareth Edwards
Kate Stubbs:
Claire Russell
Amy Stubbs:
Sara Merriman
Headmaster:
Brian Bowles

The news was dominated by the hunt for Jewish terrorists in Palestine.
Meanwhile, parish councils near
Doncaster were protesting over the number of illegal bookies in the area. For details see Monday

Introduced by Jenni Murray. Tessa Williams reports on the increasing numbers of women who are joining Britain's population of squatters.
Serial: The Last Time I Saw Jane (9) For details see Monday

Contributors

Introduced By:
Jenni Murray.
Introduced By:
Tessa Williams

Patrick Hannan chairs a quiz about politics with team captains Michael White and Austin Mitchell MP. Their guests are the Rt Hon Baroness Castle of Blackburn and Steven Norris MP.
Written by Michael Dines. Producer Ann Jobson

Contributors

Unknown:
Patrick Hannan
Unknown:
Michael White
Unknown:
Steven Norris
Written By:
Michael Dines.
Producer:
Ann Jobson

By Bridget Lawless. Josephine
Chambers wrote a novel in the 1940s which took England and America by storm. But her second novel bombed and she has never published another. with Buffy Davis , Jack Allen. Marc Finn ,
Marian Kemmer. Sunny Ormonde and Paul Webster. Music by Malcolm McKee. Director Vanessa Whitburn

Contributors

Unknown:
Bridget Lawless.
Unknown:
Buffy Davis
Unknown:
Jack Allen.
Unknown:
Marc Finn
Unknown:
Marian Kemmer.
Unknown:
Paul Webster.
Music By:
Malcolm McKee.
Director:
Vanessa Whitburn
Josephine Chambers:
Stephanie Cole
Beatty Morgan:
Freda Dowie
Michael Connell:
Denys Hawthorne
Phylllis Mandeville:
Gillian Goodman

Paul Allen sees J B Priestley's play When We Are Married, starring Dawn French and Leo McKern, at Chichester, and talks to conductor Leonard Slatkin.
(Revised repeat 9.30pm)

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Allen
Interviewee:
Leonard Slatkin.
Producer:
Robyn Read.

Pete McCarthy chairs the panel game for impressionists with Alastair McGowan and Steve Nallon. Guests are Ronnie Ancona and Phill Jupitus. Producer Sioned Wiliam

Contributors

Unknown:
Pete McCarthy
Unknown:
Alastair McGowan
Unknown:
Steve Nallon.
Unknown:
Ronnie Ancona
Unknown:
Phill Jupitus.
Producer:
Sioned Wiliam

Lyndsey Duncan narrates an evocation of the sounds, colours and life of the sea as seen on the epic journey of a mother humpback whale and her new-born calf from the Caribbean, where the whales sing their legendary songs, to find food in the cold waters of the north. Shelagh Stephenson's narrative is interwoven with recordings of events along the whales' migration route this year.
Producer Grant Sonnex. WRITE TO: Natural
History Radio. BBC Bristol BS8 2LR * See This Week: page 10

Contributors

Unknown:
Lyndsey Duncan
Producer:
Grant Sonnex.

Happy Holidays?
Does travel promote international understanding, and do tourists help or harm the countries they visit? In the last of the series, Ngaire Woods examines the impact of tourism - on other societies and on us.
Producer Ingrid Hassler. Repeated Sunday at
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

Producer:
Ingrid Hassler.

Joe Turner 's four-part drama is a futuristic undersea thriller.
1: Five Miles Down. The year is 2012. Ellie Rossi , crack sub pilot, is making the 5-mile drive to join the maverick crew of N-Chem's research station at the bottom of the Atlantic. with Lorelei King , Maurice Roeves , Rod Arthur , Cliff Howells and Chris Pavlo. Music by Paul Cargill. Director Martin Jameson
* See Sci-Fi: page 39

Contributors

Unknown:
Joe Turner
Unknown:
Ellie Rossi
Unknown:
Lorelei King
Unknown:
Maurice Roeves
Unknown:
Rod Arthur
Unknown:
Cliff Howells
Unknown:
Chris Pavlo.
Music By:
Paul Cargill.
Director:
Martin Jameson
Rossi:
Maureen Beattie
Kettle:
Tom Georgeson
Captain Harris:
Danny Webb
O'Connor:
Ricky Tomlinson

Peter Hobday is joined by guests Dr Germaine Greer , Simon Brett , Lorelei King and Richard Stilgoe. Producer Jo Clegg Repeat

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Hobday
Unknown:
Dr Germaine Greer
Unknown:
Simon Brett
Unknown:
Lorelei King
Unknown:
Richard Stilgoe.
Producer:
Jo Clegg

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