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With Jenni Murray and guests. Dear
Jayne Browne : Honest Men by Valerie Georgeson. Part 3 of 5. Dear Jayne Browne repeated at 7.45pm For details see Monday

Contributors

Unknown:
Jenni Murray
Unknown:
Jayne Browne
Unknown:
Valerie Georgeson.
Unknown:
Jayne Browne

Leslie Forbes investigates six crime writers and explores the landscapes of their novels. 1: David Craig. A young prostitute is murdered in the industrial wasteland of Cardiff docks. Producer Nigel Acheson Repeat

Contributors

Unknown:
Leslie Forbes
Unknown:
David Craig.
Producer:
Nigel Acheson

Hugh Dennis presents six programmes looking at different styles of comedy. 5: Improvisation. Is itjust a question of making it up as you go along? Written by Hugh Dennis and Steve Punt Producer Lis Roberts

Contributors

Unknown:
Hugh Dennis
Written By:
Hugh Dennis
Written By:
Steve Punt
Producer:
Lis Roberts

A Song for Jake by Winsome Pinnock. The last of four plays charting the musical lives of a black family from 1919 to the present day. Steve has songwriter's block and falls out with his teenage son Jake over music - with life-threatening consequences. with Buki Armstrong , Ebony Gray. Alan Igbon , Vincent Davies. Darren Warner. Otis P Graham and Sherril Parsons. Musical director Ansell Broderick. Director Nandita Ghose

Contributors

Unknown:
Winsome Pinnock.
Unknown:
Buki Armstrong
Unknown:
Alan Igbon
Unknown:
Vincent Davies.
Unknown:
Darren Warner.
Unknown:
Otis P Graham
Unknown:
Sherril Parsons.
Director:
Ansell Broderick.
Director:
Nandita Ghose
Old Abraham:
Patrice Naiambana
Steve:
Paul Barber
Jake:
David Sampson

Four comic stories recorded in front of an audience in the Pleasance Cabaret
Bar at this year's Edinburgh Festival.
3: Ralph Riach reads The Trendelenberg Position by Alasdair Gray. Mrs Chigwell listens while her dentist ranges over his favourite topics.
Producer David Jackson Young Repeated Sunday 12.30am

Contributors

Unknown:
Ralph Riach
Unknown:
Alasdair Gray.
Unknown:
Mrs Chigwell
Producer:
David Jackson

Professor Anthony Clare returns with his series on all matters psychological and psychiatric. The latest research combined with current events is the key to discovering how the human mind works. How is our behaviour affected by the pressures of the world around us? And what can mental illness tell us about the workings of our brains? Producer Bruce Whitney Low

Contributors

Unknown:
Professor Anthony Clare
Producer:
Bruce Whitney Low

Rituals, traditions and conventions are under threat as Laurie Taylor invites his guests to think the unthinkable about society and the ideas that shape it. Producer Tom Alban
E-MAIL: thlnking.allowed@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Unknown:
Laurie Taylor
Producer:
Tom Alban

Lesley Riddoch is in the heart of Edinburgh's red-light district for a debate about controlling prostitution. Producer Mike Lloyd
Repeated Saturday 10.15pm
For free tickets, call (0141) [number removed]

Contributors

Presenter:
Lesley Riddoch
Senior Producer:
Karen Ferguson
Producer:
Mike Lloyd
Researcher:
David Holmes

Four programmes in which Leo Enright shares his passion for space travel. 3: Secret Space. Since the beginning of rocket flight, the men of the military have been conducting undercover missions. This is the space race you were not meant to hear about.
Producer Jim Clarke
E-MAIL-.scirad@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Unknown:
Leo Enright
Producer:
Jim Clarke

By Shaun Prendergast. Anton attempts to educate Liam - but who wants to learn when you can play I-spy? Part 2 of 8. with Shaun Prendergast and Sarah Parish Director Sally Avens

Contributors

Unknown:
Shaun Prendergast.
Unknown:
Shaun Prendergast
Director:
Sally Avens
Anton:
Hamish McColl
Bandit:
Hamish McColl
Liam:
Sean Foley
Husband:
Sean Foley

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