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3/4. Eades Meadow. Hidden away on a small farm in Worcestershire is a jewel of a meadow almost untouched by time. With no ploughingor pesticides employed, it produces naturally an ever-shifting rainbow of colourful wildflowers from springto autumn. Brett Westwood visits the meadow, which was discovered just 60 years ago and is now a nature reserve. Producer Sheena Duncan

Contributors

Unknown:
Brett Westwood
Producer:
Sheena Duncan

Timothy Bentinck appeals on behalf of counsel and Care, a charity that gives help and advice to older people.
Donations: Counsel and Care. [address removed]Credit cards: [number removed]
Producer Sally Flatman
Repeated at 8.27pm and on Thursday at 3.28pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Timothy Bentinck
Producer:
Sally Flatman

"Be transformed by the renewing of your mind." Canon
Dr Michael Green takes these words of St Paul as he examines the process of the Christian journey. Live from
Elmwood Church, Salford. Leader Becky Hams. Director Of music Andy Silver. producerPhiiipBiiison

Contributors

Unknown:
Dr Michael Green
Unknown:
St Paul
Leader:
Becky Hams.
Music:
Andy Silver.

2/6 From the Orchard Theatre, Dartford, where Tony Hawks joins regulars Barry Cryer , Graeme Garden Tim Brooke-Taylor and Humphrey Lyttelton. Repeated from Monday BBC RADIO COLLECTION: Eight series and several collections of I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue are available on audio cassette and CD from good retail outlets or from www.bbcshop.com Call [number removed] John Bird remembers the Establishment club: page 23

Contributors

Unknown:
Barry Cryer
Unknown:
Graeme Garden Tim
Unknown:
Humphrey Lyttelton.
Unknown:
John Bird

Bob Flowerdew , John Cushnie and Pippa Greenwood answer questions in East Sussex. With Gardening Weather Forecast. Eric Robson is in the chair, Producer Trevor Taylor BBC RADIO COLLECTION: A specially recorded edition of Gardeners Question Time, featuring regularteam members, is available on audio cassette and CD from retail outlets or from www.bbcshop.com Call [number removed]

Contributors

Unknown:
Bob Flowerdew
Unknown:
John Cushnie
Unknown:
Pippa Greenwood
Unknown:
Eric Robson
Producer:
Trevor Taylor

1/2. Molly Keane's novel is regarded as a classic Irish drama chronicling the lives of the aristocratic Anglo-Irish St Charles family. Adapted by Clare Boylan.

Aroon, the plain and self-conscious daughter of the family, must learn to cope with the trials of growing up amid the decaying grace and loose morals of her peculiar and dysfunctional family.

(Repeated on Saturday at 9pm)
(FM only)

Contributors

Author:
Molly Keane
Adapter:
Clare Boylan
Director:
Gemma McMullan
Aroon:
Sylvestra Le Touzel
Mummie:
Beth Goddard
Papa:
Julian Wadham
Hubert:
Ciaran McMenamin
Richard:
Jonathan Firth
Rose:
Tina Kellegher
Breda:
Nuala O'Neill
Mrs Brock:
Ruth Sheen
Young Aroon:
Hannah R. Gordon
Young Hubert:
Daniel Price
Lady Grizel:
Rosy Billingham

Timothy O'Grady talks about his new book, Light, to Mariella Frostrup. And GezaVermes talks about the Dead Sea Scrolls. Producer Sally Spurring Repeated Thursday 4pm July Bookclub: Mort by Terry Pratchett See also Mort Tuesday llpm

Contributors

Talks:
Timothy O'Grady
Unknown:
Mariella Frostrup.
Unknown:
Terry Pratchett

6/6. Roger McGough presents poems that celebrate travel and the allure of life on the open road. Among the poets represented are John Masefield , Thorn Gunn and RL Stevenson. With readers Bonnie Hurren , David Collins and Pat Hughes. Producer Mark Smalley Repeated on Saturday at 11.30pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Roger McGough
Unknown:
John Masefield
Unknown:
Thorn Gunn
Unknown:
Rl Stevenson.
Readers:
Bonnie Hurren
Readers:
David Collins
Readers:
Pat Hughes.
Producer:
Mark Smalley

1/3. What is life really like in British secondary schools today? Catherine Chanter , head of inclusion at a large British secondary school, tells a series of individual stories set against the details of contemporary school life.
Philip 's Story. Has Philip stopped coming to school because of how fat he has become, because he has been bullied or because his mother likes him to keep her company at home?
Producer Beaty Rubens Repeated on Saturday at 7.45pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Catherine Chanter
Producer:
Beaty Rubens

Barney Harwood presents the children's magazine programme and visits a local school on Guernsey.
Dylan Williams reads the final part of The Snow Spider by Jenny Nimmo. Producer Jane Chambers

Contributors

Unknown:
Barney Harwood
Unknown:
Jenny Nimmo.

2/5. In a State of Nature. Ayoungwomanisleft rootless after her lover disappears mysteriously at a roadside petrol station in Tanzania. Written by Denise Mina and read byEmmaCurrie. Producer Lu Kemp

Contributors

Written By:
Denise Mina
Producer:
Lu Kemp

Roger Bolton with listeners' opinions and comments on BBC radio programmes and policy.
ADDRESS: Feedback, PO Box 2100, London W1A 1QT
Phone: [number removed] email: feedback@bbc.co.uk Rptd from Friday

Contributors

Unknown:
Roger Bolton

James Naughtie and Carolyn Quinn in London and Paul Henley in Brussels present comprehensive coverage of the results, with live declarations from all the UK regions and analysis of the implications of all the results as they come in from around the Continent. EditorGareth Butler

Contributors

Unknown:
James Naughtie
Unknown:
Carolyn Quinn
Unknown:
Paul Henley

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