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Australia v England for the Ashes: the Third Test
Commentary on the closing stages of the third day's play. For details see yesterday * Approximate time
World Service analysis. Producer Mike Popham
Can't Get No Satisfaction. Mark Tully asks why, when all the research shows that we've never had it so good, there's a widespread and growing sense of dissatisfaction. Producer Ronni Davis Repeated at 11.30pm
Producer Hugh O'Donnell
With Roger Bolton. Series producer Amanda Hancox EMAIL: email@example.com
Colin Baker appeals on behalf of the Foundation for the Study of Infant Deaths.
DONATIONS: FSID. [address removed] Credit-card donations: Freephone [number removed]
Producer Sally Flatman
Repeated 9.25pm and Thursday 3.28pm
From the Chapel of Eton College on Advent Sunday. Led by the Rev Charles Mitchell-Innes . Director of music Ralph Allwood. Organist Alastair Sampson. Producer Claire Campbell Smith
With AlistairCooke. Repeated from Friday
With Eddie Mair. Editor Kevin Marsh
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From the Festival Theatre, Malvern, with Andy Hamilton , Tim Brooke-Taylor , Graeme Garden , Barry Cryer , Humphrey Lyttelton , and Colin Sell at the piano. Repeated from Monday
BBC Radio 4 Food and Farming Awards 2002
Sheila Dillon and the judges announce the winners of this year's awards.
Producers Paula McGinley and Dixi Stewart Extended rpt tomorrow 4prr
Sheila Dillon introduces the third BBC Food and Farming Awards.
With James Cox.
Continuing the six-partdrama documentary series that explores the life of the British soldier over the centuries. 3: The Surgeon's Mate. By Mike Dorrell. Ian Taggart (John Mackay ) tends a dying soldier in Philadelphia, 1777. With historical background to the American War of Independence by Toby McLeod and Madge Dresser. ProducerSaraDavies
Matthew Biggs , John Cushnie and Roy Lancaster answer questions posed by gardeners in West Yorkshire. The chairman is Eric Robson.
Garden historian Caroline Holmes plucks the juiciest tips from the past on how to grow bumper fruit crops in your garden. Producer Mukti Jain Campion
Gerald Durrell 's classic story of his boyhood among his eccentric upper-class English family, whose antics persist in disrupting his natural history escapades on 1930s Corfu. Dramatised in two parts by Janys
Chambers. 1: Meet the Family... Plus a Few Animals.
Director Polly Thomas
BBC RADIO COLLECTION: This series is available as a BBC Radio 4 full-cast dramatisation on audio cassette at good retail outlets or from www.bbcshop.com. Call [number removed]
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James Naughtie and a group of readers talk to bestselling author Jilly Cooper about her racy novel Polo. Show more
3: The Farmer's Bride. Charlotte Mew's haunting tale of unrequited rural longing was first published in 1912 but still has powerful echoes 90 years later, as Peggy Reynolds discovers when she explores its background, effect and lasting appeal.
Producer Sara Davies Repeated Saturday at 11.30pm
Mark Whitaker reports on major issues, changing attitudes and important events at home and abroad. Repeated from Tuesday
The first of a three-part series in which writers who have published memoirs compose and read a letter to themselves when young. This week Diana Athill looks back six decades and writes to herself aged 23, when she was trying to come to terms with the desertion of her lover, Paul.
Producer Erin Riley Repeated Saturday 7.45pm
Humphrey Carpenter presents his selection of extracts from BBC radio over the past seven days. Producer Kate Murphy PHONE: [number removed] (24 hours) Fax: [number removed] Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Neil's furious. Repeated tomorrow 2pm
Soap and flannel with Alison Graham : page 46
Barney spends a day with a mountain rescue team and picks up a few survival tips. We've the last, thrilling episode of our story Dial a Ghost by Eva
Ibbotson, and we'll hearfrom some French authors at the Youth Festival at the Institut Français in London. Producer Jane Chambers E-MAIL: email@example.com
1993-4: The Death of John Smith, Maastricht, and the Balkans. Written by Christopher Lee. Producer Pete Atkin BBC RADIO COLLECTION: This series is available on a series of individual audio cassettes and compact discs, as well as superb boxed sets. Two books to accompany the series have been published by BBC Books, www.bbcshop.com. Call [number removed]
Emily Buchanan is back with a new winter collection of the programme that allows British listeners the chance to sample the best foreign English language radio stations not found on the domestic dial. Repeated from Friday 1.30pm
Russell Davies looks back at the early careers of our most popular performers before they were famous. 4: Eamonn Andrews. The readers are Jon Glover and Sally Grace. Producer Richard Edis
Repeated from yesterday at 12.04pm
Repeated from 7.55am
The UndeadlySin. Recent corporate scandals have been fuelling more public alarm than ever about business ethics. But does greed as an economic motivating force deserve to be universally condemned, and where should we draw the line?
Diane Coyle asks whether we could manage without some forms of avarice in a truly enterprising and risk-taking society. Repeated from Thursday
Andrew Rawnsley takes a look at the politics of the next seven days. Including at:
10.45 In the Think-tanks Dennis Sewell visits the leading think-tanks in London and Washington to find out what makes the policy experts, or "wonks", tick. Editor John Evans In the ThinkJanks: ProducerZillah Watson
With Libby Purves. Rptd from Tue
Repeated from 6.05am
Simon Brett explores how aspects of morality are reflected in popular song. 2: Demon Drink and Drugs Producer Mary Price
Australia v England for the Ashes
Commentary on the fourth day's play in the Third Test at Perth. For details see yesterday 5.43am