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Sue MacGregor and James Naughtie.
6.25, 7.25, 8.25 Sports News
7.45 Thought for the Day With Johnston McMaster.

Contributors

Unknown:
James Naughtie.
Unknown:
Johnston McMaster.

With Sheila McClennon and guests. Over the next four mornings actress Helen Mirren takes on a different investigative role. In January she visited South Africa to meet women whose lives have been affected by violence in the country. Woman's
Hour will be broadcasting her audio diary of the trip. Drama: Speaking for Themselves: the Personal Letters of Winston and Clementine Churchill. Editor Ruth Gardiner
E-MAIL: womanshour@bbc.co.uk Drama repeated at 7.45pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Sheila McClennon
Unknown:
Helen Mirren
Unknown:
Clementine Churchill.
Editor:
Ruth Gardiner

Three programmes following midwives at work in different parts of the United Kingdom.
3: Everyday Miracles. An emergency in the Hebrides can mean the transfer by helicopter of a woman in labour, or a 90-mile ambulance ride. Producer Alison Vernon-Smith Repeat

Six-part comedy series by Katie Hims. 4: Father Harry is hired to entertain the OAPs, but will he be in the mood to sing Tom Jones or Leonard Cohen?
Director Cat Horn

Contributors

Unknown:
Katie Hims.
Director:
Cat Horn
Jimmy:
Gerard McDermott
Martina:
Catherine Harvey
Juan Jose:
Roger May
Carol:
Jane Whittenshaw

By Rosemary Kay. Oona is struggling with her life, locked in a soul-destroying existence as a diplomat's wife, aged 36 and desperate to have a child. Her life is turned inside out when she meets Maria, a vibrant Brazilian woman who takes her on a voyage of discovery up the Amazon river. with Bob Pickavance. Russell Dixon , Alice French and Thomas Hudson
Drummer Oscar Carrasco. Director Polly Thomas

Contributors

Unknown:
Rosemary Kay.
Unknown:
Bob Pickavance.
Unknown:
Russell Dixon
Unknown:
Thomas Hudson
Unknown:
Drummer Oscar Carrasco.
Director:
Polly Thomas
Maria:
Victoria Harwood
Oona:
Yvonne Ogrady

Four programmes about people and their voices. In the first programme, Philippa Budgen meets Bob, who is about to have his voicebox removed after 60 years of heavy smoking. Producer Neil Walker

Contributors

Unknown:
Philippa Budgen
Producer:
Neil Walker

Nicholas Parsons is joined by Jenny Eclair , Stephen Frost , Peter Jones and Tim Rice at the Com Exchange, Brighton. Devised by Ian Messiter. Producer Chris Neill Repeated Sunday 12.30pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Nicholas Parsons
Unknown:
Jenny Eclair
Unknown:
Stephen Frost
Unknown:
Peter Jones
Unknown:
Tim Rice
Unknown:
Ian Messiter.
Producer:
Chris Neill

The Personal Letters of Winston and Clementine Churchill
Excerpts from the letters of Winston and Clementine Churchill. With
Alex Jennings , Sylvestra le Touzel and Helen Bourne. 1: Winston woos his bride.
Adapted by Penny Leicester . Producer Di Speirs Repeated from 10.45am

Contributors

Unknown:
Clementine Churchill
Unknown:
Clementine Churchill.
Unknown:
Alex Jennings
Unknown:
Helen Bourne.
Adapted By:
Penny Leicester
Producer:
Di Speirs

Jump Start. Experts say that British business has a unique opportunity to grow faster. So what is stopping us? Peter Day reports.
Producer Stephen Chilcott Rptd Sunday 9.30pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Day
Producer:
Stephen Chilcott Rptd

lain Banks's novel about seventies band Frozen Gold, dramatised in four parts by Joe Dunlop.
4: Did Weird really kill himself? with Sandy Morton , Graham De Banzie , Martin Docherty and Paul Gambaccini Director Dave Batchelor Repeat

Contributors

Unknown:
Joe Dunlop.
Unknown:
Sandy Morton
Unknown:
Graham de Banzie
Unknown:
Martin Docherty
Unknown:
Paul Gambaccini
Director:
Dave Batchelor
Weird:
John Gordon-Sinclair
Christine:
Louise Beattie
Ric:
Steven McNicoll
Jean Webb:
Margaret Clark

In a Nigerian prison on the eve of her execution for a double murder, Lemona tells her story to the daughter of her alleged victims. Adjoa Andoh reads
Ken Saro-Wiwa 's novel, abridged in ! ten parts by Stewart Conn. ' Producer Bruce Young

Contributors

Unknown:
Adjoa Andoh
Unknown:
Ken Saro-Wiwa
Producer:
Bruce Young

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