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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

Contributors

Unknown:
John Humphrys
Unknown:
Sarah Montague.
Unknown:
Sean Curran
Unknown:
Robert Orchard.
Unknown:
Richard Harries.

Regional Variations (2)

Act of Worship

BBC Radio 4 FM

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

Contributors

Unknown:
Stephen Spender
Unknown:
Natasha Litvin
Unknown:
John Sutherland.

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

Contributors

Unknown:
Mervyn Stutter
Unknown:
John Chalhs
Unknown:
Tracy-Ann OBErman
Unknown:
Chris Ettridge
Unknown:
Gyun Sarossi.
Written By:
Mervyn Stutter.
Producer:
Simon Nicholls

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
Phone: [number removed] Fax: [number removed] email:feedback@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Unknown:
Roger Bolton
Producer:
Kathleen Griffin

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

Contributors

Unknown:
Stephanie Cole
Unknown:
Bill Wallis
Unknown:
Lisa Coleman
Unknown:
Michael Fenton Stevens.
Directed By:
Paul Dodgson.
Musicians:
Christine Collier
Musicians:
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

Contributors

Unknown:
Loch Katrine
Unknown:
Clare Baldingjoins
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

Contributors

Reader:
Lauren Buglioh.
Producer:
Heather Larmour

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

Contributors

Unknown:
Clive Coleman
Producer:
Jim Frank

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.

Contributors

Presenter:
Clive Anderson
Team captain:
John O'Farrell
Team captain:
Gyles Brandreth
Producer:
Ed Morrish

There's panic for Pat and Tony.
Written by Nawal Gadalla Directors Julie Beckett and Rosemary Watts Editor Vanessa Whitburn
ARCHERS ADDICTS FAN CLUB: send an SAE to [address removed]

Contributors

Written By:
Nawal Gadalla
Directors:
Julie Beckett
Directors:
Rosemary Watts
Editor:
Vanessa Whitburn
Jill:
Patricia Greene
Alistair:
Michael Lumsden
David:
Timothy Bentinck
Ruth:
Felicity Finch
Tony:
Colin Skipp
Pat:
Patricia Galllmore
Helen:
Louiza Patlkas
Jennifer:
Angela Piper
Adam:
Andrew Wlncott
Alice:
Hollle Chapman
George:
Graham Roberts
Christine:
Lesley Saweard
Sid:
Alan Devereux
Jolene:
Buffy Davis
Kathy:
Hedll Nlklaus
Eddie:
Trevor Harrison
Clarrie:
Rosalind Adams
Edward:
Barry Farrimond
Susan:
Charlotte Martin
Roy:
Ian Pepperell
Lynda:
Carole Boyd
Kirsty:
Annabelle Dowler
Jazzer:
Ryan Kelly
Oliver:
Michael Cochrane
Ian:
Stephen Kennedy

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

Contributors

Unknown:
Bycharlotte Cory.
Milkman:
Alexander Delamere
Queen:
Christine Brennan

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

Contributors

Unknown:
Jonathan Dimbleby
Unknown:
Leon Brittan
Unknown:
Tony Sewell
Unknown:
Max Hastings
Producer:
Victoria Wakely

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

Contributors

Unknown:
Dh Lawrence.

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