From St Mary Magdalene , Ditcheat, Somerset.
News round-up and analysis from BBC World Service.
Lives Reinvented. How individuals, and sometimes whole communities, rewrite their own pasts. With MarkTully. Producer EleyMcAinsh Repeated at 11.30pm
3/4. The Stirring Trees. Brett Westwood travels to a wood and arboretum in Durham to discover what has kept the buds dormant through the winter and what's happening under the surface to allow the first flush Of green to appear. Producer Sheena Duncan
Religious and ethical news with Roger Bolton. Series producer Amanda Hancox
An appeal on behalf of Sue Ryder Care, a charity that provides specialised neurological and hospice care. Donations: [address removed]Credit cards: [number removed]
Producer Sally Flatman Repeated at 9.26pm and on Thu at 3.2Spm
Words in the Wilderness. A celebration of Mothering Sunday, with themes explored by the Rev Rose Hudson-Wilkin, live from the Holy Trinity Church, Dalston, London. With the London Adventist Chorale, director Ken Burton. Producer Claire Campbell Smith
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Fi Glover presents a fresh approach to the news. Editor Richard Clark
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Nicholas Parsons is in London, where the panellists are Clement Freud , Tony Hawks, Julian Clary and Stephen Fry. Repeated from Monday
The Brewsters. For Mother's Day, Sheila Dillon examines the role of women in British brewing. Producer Rebecca Wells Extended repeat tomorrow at 4pm
With James COX. Editor Richard Clark
Leo Enright follows in the footsteps of the crew of the ill-fated space shuttle Columbia, who ventured into the Rocky Mountains months before their tragic death. Producer Rami Tzabar
Bob Flowerdew , Matthew Biggs and Tony Russell answer questions from gardeners in Oxfordshire.
Matthew Biggs tells the story of George Forrest s first trip to China 100 years ago. Gill Pyrah is in the Chair. Producer Trevor Taylor Shortened repeat on Wed at 3pm
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Live from Murrayfield (kick-off 3pm). Commentary from Andrew Cotter , Martin Bayfield and Andy Irvine.
_ Producer Graham MacMillan
9/12. By Anthony Trollope , dramatised by Martyn Wade. As Plantagenet Palliser wrestles with the difficulties of government and the problems created by his own wife, Emily Wharton and Ferdinand Lopez 's new marriage hits trouble from the start. Music by Elizabeth Parker Director Marc Beeby Repeated Saturday9pm
Nathaniel Phibrick talks to Mariella Frostrup about his epic account of the US expedition to Antarctica in Sea of Glory: America's Voyage of Discovery, the US Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842. Producer Karen Holden Repeated on Thursday at 4pm April Bookclub: Falling by Elizabeth Jane Howard
5/6. Jackie Kay visits St Andrews in Scotland to talk to poet Kathleen Jamie and professor of modern Scottish literature at University of St Andrews, Robert Crawford , who have both made the city their home. Producer Liz Leonard Repeated on Saturday at 11.30pm
Two years ago, File on 4 revealed details of a police investigation into the way HM Customs had handled major drugs cases. Now, Gerry Northam examines new claims of even more serious misconduct and asks whether this once-great agency can survive further scandals. Repeated from Tuesday
4/6. " My God, my God, why hast Thou forsaken me". In anothertalkfor Lent, Rabbi Dan Cohn -
Sherbok, professor of Judaism at the University of Wales, Lampeter, reflects on this cry of abandonment in the light of the Holocaust.
Producer Norman Winter Repeated on Saturday at 7.45pm
Response by Plaid Cymru.
Humphrey Carpenter presents his selection of extracts from BBC radio over the past seven days.
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Brookfield counts its blessings.
For cast see Friday Repeated tomorrow at 2pm
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Another edition of the children's magazine show, with Barney Harwood. Producer Johnny Leagas
5/5. Writer's Block by Julian Simpson. Read by Mark Heap and William Hootkins. A writer stares at the empty page and wishes for words. Perhaps a walk will give him inspiration.... and where is
Aristotle When you need him? Producer Lisa Osborne
1/2. The inside story of the events that took
America into Iraq and divided the rest of the world. Edward Stourton talks to world players from King Abdullah of Jordan to the United Nations secretary-general Kofi Annan.
Producers Sarah Harrison and Mark Savage
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Kenan Malik asks whether leaving immigration to the free market would solve our problems - or be an open doortO disaster. Repeated from Thursday
Andrew Rawnsley previews the new week's political events. Including at 10.45 The Week According to Letts. Quentin Letts presents a humorous take on the political week.
EditorJohnEvans The Week According to Letts rptdWed 8.45pm
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Libby Purves presents the intelligent guide to the world Of learning. Repeated from Tuesday
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Christopher Cook looks at the extraordinary life of Rudolf Laban , the dancerwho was born in Bratislava in 1879, and considers the ways in which his legacy continues to thrive nearly 50 years after his death. Producer Rachel Hopkin