With Canon Ralph Godsall.
ith Miriam O'Reilly.
With John Humphrys and Sarah Montague.
6.25,7.25 and 8.25 Sports News With Steve May.
6.45 Yesterday in Parliament
With Sean Curran and Robert Orchard.
7.48 Thought for the Day
With the Rt Rev Richard Harries.
8.31 Yesterday in Parliament
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of the Week: Stephen Spender -the Authorized Biography
5/5. War and a New Beginning. After a combination of shattering personal and historical break-ups divorce, world war, the departure of Auden and Isherwood to the USA and ideological disillusionment- Spender assembled a new life. His marriage to Natasha Litvin would be lifelong. After 1941 he was, among his many parts, a family man: husband, father, provider. He was also, for much of the war, a fireman. By John Sutherland. Fordetails see Monday Repeated at 12.30am
Presented by Martha Kearney.
10.45 The Wonderful World of Allaetitia
5/5. The Woman's Hour drama. By Charlotte Cody.
Series editor Jill Burridge For details see drama repeat at 7.45pm
3/6. ArtandtheGarden. Sir Roy Strong digs up how gardens and plants have inspired artists and craftspeople -from fine artto furnishings. Producers Gabi Fisher and Sara Conkey
6/6. Merv likes jeans. He can't rememberwhen he didn't like jeans. Status Quo wearjeans, Springsteen wears jeans, Dylan wearsjeans-sowhydoesPam want to take him shopping? What else could he possibly need? Starring Mervyn Stutter , John Chalhs UN
Roughley, Tracy-Ann Oberman , Chris Ettridge and Gyun Sarossi. Written by Mervyn Stutter. Producer Simon Nicholls
Presented by Liz Barclay and Winifred Robinson. SerieseditorAndrewSmith
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Presented by Nick Clarke. Editor Richard Clark
Roger Bolton with listeners' opinions and comments on BBC radio programmes and policy.
Producer Kathleen Griffin Repeated on Sunday at 8pm ADDRESS: Feedback,PO Box 2100, London W1A 1QT
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A middle-aged couple heartheirdaughter's music playing in the record section of a department store - but it's fouryears since they last heard her voice, on the day she vanished without trace. With Stephanie Cole ,
Bill Wallis , Lisa Coleman and Michael Fenton Stevens. Written and directed by Paul Dodgson. Musicians Christine Collier and Jason Rebello Producer Viv Beeby
5/5. On the shores of Loch Katrine , Clare Baldingjoins a group of Asian women from Glasgow as they sink their teeth into the Scottish countryside. Producer Alasdair Cross
5/5. June's Birthday. ByMaeveBinchy.Onatnpto
Dublin to celebrate her 16th birthday on 16 June
June Arpino discovers the enduring, destructive and healing power of words. Reader Lauren Buglioh.
Producer Heather Larmour For further details see Monday
5/5. The Maldon Grain Riots. Justin Champion finds out about events in Essex that drove starving women to risk their lives and riot. For details see Monday
Clive Coleman examines the practice of taking silk," whereby barristers are promoted to Queen Counsel.
Does the system favour the best and the brightest or does it encourage favouritism with senior appointments being decided on "a nod and a wink"? Producer Jim Frank
Jenni Murray and guests discuss how current media trends affect our lives. Producer Cecile Wright
With Eddie Mair
. Editor Peter Rippon
2/4. A second series of the topical historical, satirical panel show, hosted by Clive Anderson. With team captains John O'Farrell and Gyles Brandreth, the panellists set out to prove that there's nothing new under, or in, The Sun.
There's panic for Pat and Tony.
Written by Nawal Gadalla Directors Julie Beckett and Rosemary Watts Editor Vanessa Whitburn
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John Wilson reports on London's South Bank Centre, and what will happen when the Royal Festival Hall closes for refurbishment in 2005. Producer Thomas Morris
5/5. The Case of the Missing Pork Chop. ByCharlotte Cory. When the Queen comes to Luton to open the new civic centre, Allaetitia is left at home alone to finish her homework. Could it be that her vegetarian mother's Sunday ritual of making the children eat burnt pork chops" in case the Queen comes to dinner", is about to come in very handy?
For cast list and further details see Monday Repeated from 10.45am
Jonathan Dimbleby chairs the discussion at Frodsham Community Centre, Cheshire. The panellists include Gwyneth Dunwoody, Labour MP and chair of the transport select committee; Leon Brittan , the former EU commissioner and Cabinet minister; Tony Sewell , education consultant and columnist for Voice newspaper; and Max Hastings , the columnist and president of the council for the protection of rural
England. Producer Victoria Wakely Repeated tomorrow at 1.15pm
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Gary Oldman stars as Warren, a compulsive, lonely, passionate man, until he sees Carol, a petite ex-dancer - and everything changes. By ChristopherC Harris.
Director Douglas Urbanski Producer Claire Grove
National and international news and analysis, presented by Carrie Gracie. Editor David Stevenson
10/10. By DH Lawrence. Ursula has broken off with Sebrensky and he has left for India without her. After his departure Ursula finds that she is pregnant - she must decide whether to follow him to India to live as his wife, or stay in England as an outcast from society. Fordetails see Monday
2/6. David Aaronovitch introduces the talk show that invites guests from around the world to observe, parody and dissect the habits of the British from a foreign perspective. ProducerCharlie Taylor
Today's business in Westminster, plus reports from
Parliament. Presented by Mark D'Arcy. Editor Peter Knowles
-the Authorized Biography
5/5. By John Sutherland. Repeated from 9.45am