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With John Humphrys and Alan Little.
6.45 Yesterday in Parliament
6.25, 7.25, 8.25 Sports News
7.48 Thought for the Day With Huw Spanner.
8.32 Yesterday in Parliament

Contributors

Unknown:
John Humphrys
Unknown:
Alan Little.
Unknown:
Huw Spanner.

A three-part series in which Mukti Jain Campion explores the social legacy of the English East India
Company on 400 years of relations between Britain and the Indian subcontinent. 2: Sex. Siren orvictim, promiscuous or chaste? The Indian woman was the object of elaborate fantasy for the Engl ishmen of the East India Company. Mukti Jain Campion explores how Indians and Britons have stereotyped each other's sexual behaviouroverthe centuries. Producers Mukti Jain Campion and Chris Eldon Lee

Contributors

Unknown:
Mukti Jain Campion
Unknown:
Mukti Jain Campion
Producers:
Mukti Jain Campion
Producers:
Chris Eldon Lee

A series of six monologues about women, written by Lynne Truss.
Starring Janine Duvitski.

Henny worries. She worries that her husband won't like the new biscuit tin she has just bought. She worries that he'll find out she enjoys her job. She worries that she hasn't switched everything off in the kitchen. So one day when her husband unexpectedly disappears, she wonders why she is very much cheered up.

Contributors

Writer:
Lynne Truss.
Music composed by:
Rex Brough
Producer:
Dawn Ellis
Henny:
Janine Duvitski.

Roger Bolton airs your views and opinions on BBC Radio programmes and policy. Producer Peter Everett.
Write to: Feedback, PO Box 2100, London WiA 1QT. PHONE: [number removed]. FAX [number removed].
E-MAIL: feedback@bbc.co.uk. Repeated on Sunday

Contributors

Unknown:
Roger Bolton
Producer:
Peter Everett.

By Judith Adams. A modern myth about transformation and joyous liberation. Phyllida Law , Suzanne Heathcote and Nike Imoru star as three modern females who find themselves in everyday encounters with fabulous beasts. And perhaps with one in particular.
Director Gaynor Macfarlane

Contributors

Unknown:
Judith Adams.
Unknown:
Phyllida Law
Unknown:
Suzanne Heathcote
Director:
Gaynor MacFarlane
Father/Fairground caller:
Antony Byme
Man:
Tom Goodman-Hill
Mother:
Vicky Hall

First in a new series on how different communities are acting to improve their quality of life.
1 The London Wetland Centre. Five years in the making and just five miles from Piccadilly, the London Wetland Centre is a dream made reality for Sir Peter Scott , its visionary. Chris Baines meets the Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust team and volunteers from the local community whose combined efforts have brought the call of the wild to the urban heart of Britain. Producer Laura Fudge

Contributors

Unknown:
Sir Peter Scott
Unknown:
Chris Baines
Producer:
Laura Fudge

Michael Rosen presents the last of the current series of the programme about words and the way we speak. 9:The Queen's English. Marking the golden jubilee of the Queen's accession next week, Word of Mouth examines the changing face of royal language. Plus a journey to the ends of the earth to uncoverthe story of Finisterre.
Producer Simon Elmes. Repeated Sunday 8.30pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Michael Rosen
Producer:
Simon Elmes.

Satirical sketches and songs, starring Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis with Mitch Benn ,
Marcus Brigstocke , Jon Holmes and Emma Kennedy. Producer Adam Bromley. Repeated Saturday 12.30pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Steve Punt
Unknown:
Hugh Dennis
Unknown:
Mitch Benn
Unknown:
Marcus Brigstocke
Unknown:
Jon Holmes
Unknown:
Emma Kennedy.
Producer:
Adam Bromley.

Parental worries for Jolene.
Written by Paul Brodrick. Director Sue Wilson.
EditorVanessa Whitburn. ARCHERS ADDICTS FAN CLUB: send an SAE to [address removed]

Contributors

Written By:
Paul Brodrick.
Director:
Sue Wilson.
Alistair:
Michael Lumsden
David:
Timothy Bentinck
Ruth:
Felicity Finch
Nigel:
Graham Seed
Tony:
Colin Skipp
Pat:
Patricia Gallimore
Helen:
Louiza Patikas
Brian:
Charles Collingwood
Jennifer:
Angela Piper
George:
Graham Roberts
Jack:
Arnold Peters
Peggy:
June Spencer
Joe:
Edward Kelsey
Eddie:
Trevor Harrison
Clarrie:
Rosalind Adams
Ed:
Barry Farrimond
Betty:
Pamela Craig
Lynda:
Carole Boyd
Bert:
Eric Allan
Greg:
Marc Finn
Siobhan:
Caroline Lennon
Jolene:
Buffy Davis
Fallon:
Joanna van Kampen
Jazzer:
Ryan Kelly
Kathy:
Hedli Nlklaus

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Alistair Cooke examines the ever changing nature of war, the history of four Geneva Conventions and argues the case for a new convention for a new type of war.

BBC Radio 4 FM

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