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With John Humphrys and Edward Stourton.
6.25, 7.25 and 8.25 Sports News
6.45 Yesterday in Parliament
With Sean Curran and David Wilby.
7.48 Thought for the Day With the Rev Angela Tilby.
8.32 Yesterday in Parliament

Contributors

Unknown:
John Humphrys
Unknown:
Edward Stourton.
Unknown:
Sean Curran
Unknown:
David Wilby.
Unknown:
Angela Tilby.

Presented by Martha Kearney.
10.45 The First Witch By Edel Brosnan. 5/5. The Woman's Hour drama.
Series editor Jill Burridge For details see drama repeat at 7.4bpm

Contributors

Presented By:
Martha Kearney.
Unknown:
Edel Brosnan.
Editor:
Jill Burridge

2/3. Victor Hugo : TurningTables beside the Seaside Lovers of Les Misérables may be surprised to learn that Hugo wrote his great tome while in exile for 18 years in the Channel Islands. Here he dabbled in the occult, communicating with the spirits through revolving tables, and developed a preoccupation with nude bathing. Muriel Zagha discovers Hugo s legacy On the Islands. Producer Sara Jane Hall

Contributors

Unknown:
Victor Hugo
Unknown:
Muriel Zagha
Producer:
Sara Jane Hall

4/4. In the final episode of the Roman detective adventure, Falco discovers who murdered Sosia, unmasks the identity of the plotters against the Emperor and finds that true love can cross the boundaries of the Roman class structure. Written by Lindsev Davis and dramatised by Mary Cutler
Producer/Director Peter Leslie Wild

Contributors

Written By:
Lindsev Davis
Dramatised By:
Mary Cutler
Director:
Peter Leslie Wild
Falco:
Anton Lesser
Helena:
Fritha Goodey
Titus:
Jonathan Keeble
Falco's mother:
Frances Jeater
Publius:
Richard Derrington
Decimus:
Robert Lister
Vespasian:
Michael Tudor Barnes
Marcia:
Helen Monks

Presented by Liz Barclay and Winifred Robinson. Series editor Andrew Smith
PHONE: [number removed] email: youandyours@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Presented By:
Liz Barclay
Presented By:
Winifred Robinson.
Editor:
Andrew Smith

Listeners' views on BBC radio. With Roger Bolton. ADDRESS: Feedback, PO Box 2100. London W1A 1QT Fax: [number removed] Phone: [number removed] email: feedback@>bbc.co.uk Producer Penny Vine Rptd on Sun at 8pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Roger Bolton.

The story of Karen Blixen 's years in Africa is told through a dramatisation, by Sheila Hannon , of her vivid and revealing letters home to Denmark. Blixen wrote of her deep love of Africa, the disintegration of her marriage and her passionate love affairwith
Denys Finch Hatton. There are also descriptions of her farm and of Africa; insights into the expat community; compassion, grief and much humour.
Director Sara Davies

Contributors

Unknown:
Karen Blixen
Unknown:
Sheila Hannon
Unknown:
Denys Finch Hatton.
Director:
Sara Davies
Karen:
Eleanor Bron
Dr Birkitt:
Ian McElhinney
Mrs Irwinhunt:
Bonnie Hurren
Mrs Hickford:
Phyllida Nash
Lady Macminan:
Jacqueline Tong
Young Karen:
Sophia Nasse
Father:
James Anderson

6/6. Fife. Playwrights David Greig and Alan Wilkins lead Clare Balding up the steep slopes of East
I Lomond Hill in Fife. Producer Karen Gregor

Contributors

Unknown:
David Greig
Unknown:
Alan Wilkins
Unknown:
Lomond Hill
Producer:
Karen Gregor

5/5. My Name Is Red. Written by Turkish writer
Orhan Pamuk , read by Nadim Sawalha. An extract from Pamuk's novel, set in Istanbul in the 1590s. Black returnsto his native cityto help prepare a secret book for the Sultan - and see the face of his beloved Shekure. For details see Monday

Contributors

Unknown:
Orhan Pamuk
Read By:
Nadim Sawalha.

As Marcel Berlins bids farewell to the programme he has presented for more than 15 years, he considers how the law and its practice have changed and what the future holds for justice. Producer Simon Coates

Contributors

Unknown:
Marcel Berlins
Producer:
Simon Coates

4/6. The sharp edge of satire from Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis , with Mitch Benn , AndyZaltzman, Jon Holmes and Laura Shavin.
Producer Colin Anderson Repeated tomorrow at 12.30pm
BBC RADIO COLLECTION: A selection from The Now Show, featuring four episodes of the first series, is available on audio cassette and CD from retail outlets or from www.bbcshop.com Call [number removed]

Contributors

Unknown:
Steve Punt
Unknown:
Hugh Dennis
Unknown:
Mitch Benn
Unknown:
Jon Holmes
Unknown:
Laura Shavin.
Producer:
Colin Anderson

Things get tough for Eddie.
Written by Adrian Rosemary Flynn Director Watts Editor Vanessa Whitburn
ARCHERS ADDICTS FAN CLUB: send an SAE to[address removed]

Contributors

Written By:
Adrian Rosemary Flynn
Editor:
Vanessa Whitburn
Phil:
Norman Painting
Jill:
Patricia Greene
Kenton:
Richard Attlee
David:
Timothy Bentinck
Ruth:
Felicity Finch
Tony:
Colin Skipp
Helen:
Louiza Patikas
Brian:
Charles Colllngwood
Jennifer:
Angela Piper
Adam:
Andrew Wlncott
George:
Graham Roberts
Christine:
Lesley Saweard
Kathy:
Hedli Niklaus
Joe:
Edward Kelsey
Eddie:
Trevor Harrison
Clarrie:
Rosalind Adams
William:
Philip Molloy
Edward:
Barry Farrimond
Neil:
Brian Hewlett
Susan:
Charlotte Martin
Emma:
Felicity Jones
Brenda:
Amy Shlndler
Lynda:
Carole Boyd
Greg:
Marc Finn
Jazzer:
Ryan Kelly
Ian:
Stephen Kennedy
Planning officer:
John Flitcroft
Annabelle:
Julia Hills

5/5. By Edel Brosnan. The story of Dame Alice Kyteler of Kilkenny, the first woman in Europe to be put on trial forwitchcraft in 1324. Alice is resolute in her quest to seek vengeance on Bishop Ledrede. For details and cast see Monday Repeated from 10.45am

Contributors

Unknown:
Edel Brosnan.
Unknown:
Dame Alice Kyteler

Jonathan Dimbleby chairs a discussion at the Queen's School in Chester. Panellists include former Labour minister Glenda Jackson ; former Conservative chancellor Lord Lamont; new Liberal Democrat MP for Brent East, Sarah Teather ; and former chief schools' inspector Christopher Woodhead. Producer Victoria Wakely Repeated tomorrow at 1.15pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Jonathan Dimbleby
Unknown:
Glenda Jackson
Unknown:
Sarah Teather
Unknown:
Christopher Woodhead.
Producer:
Victoria Wakely

By Richard Cameron. It is nearingthe anniversary of the Miners' Strike and Charmaine (drag queen and ex-miner) is climbing into the Guinness Book of Records by playing the organ for 45 days non-stop. As an associate member of the Women's Action
Group, he's raising moneyto support their efforts to get the community off its knees.
Director Janet Whitaker

Contributors

Unknown:
Richard Cameron.
Director:
Janet Whitaker
Charmaine:
Paul Copley
Rose:
Helen Longworth
Frankie:
Melanie Hill
Irene:
Anne Carroll
Bridget:
Kathryn Pogson
Kyla:
Rebecca Callard
Jodie:
Emma Jengs
Gina:
Carla Simpson
Geoff:
Steve Hodson
Pete:
Steve Garti
John:
Shaun Dooley

10/10. Obsessive Compulsives. Matthew Parris invites three writers to bare their souls about their compulsions - shopping, cleaning, and travelling 400 miles to watch a failing football team. Producer Miles Warde

Contributors

Unknown:
Matthew Parris
Producer:
Miles Warde

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