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John Inverdale speaks on behalf of a charity which offers vital supporttothe mostdisadvantaged and excluded young people around the country.
Producer Mohini Patel. DONATIONS: UK Youth, [address removed]CREDIT CARDS: Freephone [number removed]. Repeated at 9.25pm and Thursday at 3.27pm

Contributors

Unknown:
John Inverdale
Producer:
Mohini Patel.

There's Glory for You! service on the eve of the Feast of the Transfiguration from Salisbury
Cathedral, led by Canon Jeremy Davies. With Margaret Hay , Principal of the Salvation Army
International College for Officers and winner of the 2000 Preacher of the Year competition. Music sung by over 350 girl choristers from 19 cathedrals, directed by Simon Lole. Organist David Halls.

Contributors

Unknown:
Canon Jeremy Davies.
Unknown:
Margaret Hay
Directed By:
Simon Lole.
Organist:
David Halls.

Nicholas Parsons hosts the panel game. Repeated from Monday BBC RADIO COLLECTION: Volume 5 of Just a Minute is now available on audio cassette from all good retail outlets and www.bbcshop.com. Call [number removed].

Contributors

Unknown:
Nicholas Parsons

Four special programmes of conversation based on a lifetime in foodjournalism, presented by Derek Cooper. This week restaurateur Ruth Watson , food publisher Tom Jaine and Curry Club founder Pat Chapman considerthe different incarnations of the British restaurant, post-warto present. Producer Rebecca Moore.

Contributors

Presented By:
Derek Cooper.
Unknown:
Ruth Watson
Unknown:
Tom Jaine
Unknown:
Pat Chapman
Producer:
Rebecca Moore.

Tess Durbeyfield, the most striking and tragic of Thomas Hardy 's heroines, struggles to overcome the pitfalls of poverty and ignorance. Adapted in four parts by Alan Sharp. 2: Tess leaves her employment after Alec d'Urberville takes advantage of her. She returns home, where she gives birth to his child. Director Mary Peate. Composer Sylvia Hallett. Violin Isabel Watson Repeated Saturday 9pm BBC RADIO COLLECTION: Tess of the d'Urbervilles is available from all good retail outlets and www.bbcshop.com. Call [number removed]. Keith Barren's Kind of Day: page 138

Contributors

Unknown:
Thomas Hardy
Unknown:
Alan Sharp.
Director:
Mary Peate.
Violin:
Sylvia Hallett.
Violin:
Isabel Watson
Tess:
Claire Rushbrook-
Alec:
Adam Godley
Angel:
James D'Arcy
Mr Durbeyfield:
Keith Barron
Mrs Durbeyfield:
Amelda Brown
Liza:
Lyndsey Marshal
Mrs d'Urberville:
Jennie Stoller
Mr Crick:
Sean Baker
Mrs Crick:
Annette Badland
Rev Clare:
Robert East
Mrs Clare:
Joanna Wake
Felix:
David Thorpe
Cuthbert:
Kenny Blyth
Retty:
Rachel Gleaves
Izzy:
Alison Pettitt
Parson Tringham:
Ian Masters

Martin Amis discusses his acclaimed novel London Fields with James Naughtie and a group of readers. Repeated Thursday 4pm.
The next Bookclub will be The Grass Is Singing by Doris Lessing on 2 September. To take part PHONE: [number removed]

Contributors

Presenter:
James Naughtie
Guest:
Martin Amis
Producer:
Karen Holden

Poetry and conversation with Christopher Cook and guests Tobias Hill and Susan Wicks. Producer Felicity Goodall. Repeated Saturday 11.30pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Christopher Cook
Unknown:
Tobias Hill
Unknown:
Susan Wicks.
Producer:
Felicity Goodall.

The inside story of the conflicting forces behind the Kyoto agreement on climate change. Simon Cox investigates the two strongest forces on governments around the world: the corporate lobby and the media-savvy direct-action protestor. Repeated from Tuesday

Contributors

Unknown:
Simon Cox

Writers on Writing and Migration. Three audio essays about novelists who have chosen to live and work abroad. Abdulrazak Gurnah discusses his emigration from Zanzibarto Britain and the desire to start writing. Producer Michelle Rayner Repeated Saturday 7.45pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Abdulrazak Gurnah
Producer:
Michelle Rayner

This week Matt Smith meets Zoe from EastEnders, and looks at books for the summer. Jonathan Miller reads the next episode of Emil and the Detectives and there are the usual jokes and competitions. Producer Jo Daykin. Series producer Olivia Seligman E-MAIL: gfi@bbc.co.uk. WEBSITE: www.bbc.co.uk/gfi

Contributors

Unknown:
Matt Smith
Unknown:
Jonathan Miller
Producer:
Jo Daykin.
Producer:
Olivia Seligman

Anna Massey narrates Christopher Lee 's history series of the story of Britain. Reader Robert Powell. 1920-21. Russia and Ireland Producer Pete Atkin Revised repeat
BBC RADIO COLLECTION: This series is available on a series of individual audio casettes and compact discs, as well as superb box sets. Two books to accompany the series have been published by BBC Books, www.bbcshop.com. Call [number removed].

Contributors

Unknown:
Anna Massey
Unknown:
Christopher Lee
Reader:
Robert Powell.
Producer:
Pete Atkin

Dr Jonathan Miller chooses a selection of literary favourites, including poems by George Herbert and some classic wit from James Thurber. Readers
Philip Franks and Kerry Shale. Repeated from Thursday

Contributors

Unknown:
Dr Jonathan Miller
Unknown:
George Herbert
Readers:
James Thurber.
Readers:
Philip Franks

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