From Bridlington Priory, Humberside.
Peter Hobday explores music and faith. Producer Beverley McAinsh. Rptd at 11.30pm
Paul Heiney discovers that, for African farmers, getting a cow is the best Present of all.
Producer Gabi Fisher
Roger Bolton presents religious news. Producer Rachel Hawkes
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In his annual Christmas appeal, the vicar of St Martin in the Fields speaks on behalf of a charity which helps the homeless and those in need throughout the British Isles.
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From the Chapel of Unity, Methodist
College, Belfast, conducted by the Rev Dr David Lapsely. Organist
Nigel McClintock. Director of music Dr Joe Mckee.
Repeated from Friday
Eddie Mair presents conversation about the big stories of the week. Editor Kevin Marsh
Rory MacLean takes to the road in search of the tales which drive the journeys. This week, Mick Brown goes on a spiritual journey.
Producers Mary Price and Lucy Willmore
The antidote to panel games comes this week from Cardiff's New Theatre. Max Boyce joins regulars Barry Cryer , Graeme Garden and Tim Brooke -
Taylor, with Humphrey Lyttelton in the chair and Colin Sell on piano. Repeated from Monday
With James Cox.
An invitation challenge match featuring winners of Brain of Britain over the last three years. Taking part are Kevin Ashman , Daphne Fowler and Guy Herbert. Chairman Robert Robinson. Repeated from Monday
John Cushnie , Bob Flowerdew and Anne Swithinbank answer questions posed by gardeners from south Devon. With chairman Eric Robson.
Producer Trevor Taylor
Repeated Wednesday 23 December 3pm
The effect of the Industrial Revolution on the landscape is revealed as Jeremy Jessel joins Peter Giles on a walk from Bradford on Avon. Producer Lucy Lunt
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By Charles Dickens, dramatised in five parts by John Dryden.
Lady Dedlock finds her wayward past rapidly catching up with her. Having sworn her long-lost daughter Esther to silence over their relationship, she is confronted by her ruthless lawyer, Tulkinghorn, who threatens to expose all.
(Repeated Boxing Day 9pm)
Humphrey Carpenter explores the changing nature of gothic fiction. Producer Rob Ketteridge
Frank Delaney introduces a seasonal selection of your poetry requests. Producer Viv Beeby
Ofeibea Quist-Arcton explores the secretive ties that maintain French colonial attitudes in Africa.
1: Gabon - the Oil-Rigged State Repeated from Tuesday
Chris Dunkley with listeners' letters. Repeated from Friday
Martha Kearney presents extracts from the past week on BBC radio.
Producer Emily Kasriel. PHONE: [number removed] FAX: [number removed]. E-MAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org WEB SITE: www.bbc.co.uk/radio4/potw
Larry is cast down.
Repeated tomorrow 2pm + See Drama: page 7
Laurie Taylor and guests explore the art of self-improvement.
A comedy by Claire Dowie. The reunion of a childhood gang proves that boys will be boys, even when they are aged 52. with Jean Boht. Robin Bailey. John Rowe and Selina Cadell. Director Cathryn Horn Repeat
With Marcel Berlins.
Producers Sallie Davies and Charles Sigler Repeated from Thursday
The series of programmes that follows police officers at work in west Yorkshire. This week, a teenager pulls a knife on fellow pupils.
Producer Susan Mitchell Repeat
The Profit Motive. Julian Le Grand looks at the part played by assessments of human motivation in forming public policy for services like health. Repeated from Monday
Live from Westminster, David Jordan has the latest political update, and the answers to the festive trivia quiz. Including 10.45 Parliamentary
Postcards. Dinah Lammiman talks to parliamentarians around the world. 1: An MP's Life Editor John Evans
This week the antiques quiz visits
Dyrham Park in south Gloucestershire. Repeated from Thursday
Repeated from 6.05am
A glimpse into the night sky in Thailand. Producer David Prest Repeat
The Feast of Stephen. By Maeve Binchy, read by Jenny Agutter. Stephen discovers he has taken home the contents of Sara White 's trolley. Director Pam Fraser Solomon