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With John Humphrys and Sarah Montague.
7.25 and 8.25 Sports News With Garry Richardson.
7.48 Thought for the Day With Dr Jeevan Singh Deol. Fifty years of BBC news: see centre pages

Contributors

Unknown:
John Humphrys
Unknown:
Sarah Montague.
Unknown:
Garry Richardson.
Unknown:
Dr Jeevan Singh Deol.

New Zealand v West Indies
From Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, another one-day game in the triangular series. Commentary by Tony Cozier ,
Simon Mann and Jonny Saunders , with comments from
Jeremy Coney , Mike Gatting and Viv Richards. At 2.20 News.
Producer Peter Baxter *Approximate time

Contributors

Commentary By:
Tony Cozier
Commentary By:
Simon Mann
Commentary By:
Jonny Saunders
Unknown:
Jeremy Coney
Unknown:
Mike Gatting
Unknown:
Viv Richards.
Producer:
Peter Baxter

r New series 1/4. Paul Jackson explores television s ability to reflect and influence the society it serves.
Blags and Jags. So much more than just a shoot-'em-up and chase-'em-out police series, The Sweeney not only attracted a weekly audience of 13 million and won the eventual approval of both the police and the villains, it also changed for ever the way television drama was Written and produced. Producer Paul Kobrak

Contributors

Unknown:
Paul Jackson
Producer:
Paul Kobrak

Jonathan Dimbleby chairs the discussion at Easingwold School in North Yorkshire. On the panel are former
Conservative leader William Hague ; former leader of the National Union of Mineworkers, Arthur Scargill ; Ruth Kelly , the financial secretary to the Treasury; and Tim Garden , the defence expert and Liberal Democrat peer. Repeated from yesterday

Contributors

Unknown:
Jonathan Dimbleby
Leader:
William Hague
Unknown:
Arthur Scargill
Unknown:
Ruth Kelly
Unknown:
Tim Garden

Jonathan Dimblebytakes listeners' calls and emails in res pon se to Any Questions ?
PHONE: [number removed] Lines open at 12.30pm email: any.answers@bbc.co.uk Producer Anne Peacock

Contributors

Unknown:
Jonathan Dimblebytakes
Producer:
Anne Peacock

2/2. By Ian Rankin, dramatised by Bert Coules. Rebus is investigating several detectives who may have stolen £3 million from a drug dealer. DS Clarke is investigating the murder of the art dealer, Edward Marber. Her inquiries lead her to suspect the Edinburgh gangster Morris Cafferty - a man who knows a great deal about the past life of one John Rebus...

Other parts played by members of the cast

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Contributors

Author:
Ian Rankin
Dramatised By:
Bert Coules.
Director:
Bruce Young
DI Rebus:
Ron Donachle
DS Clarke:
Gayanne Potter
DI Gray:
Finlay Welsh
DC Ward:
Nell McKinven
DI Barclay:
Lewis Howden
Cafferty:
Sandy Neilson
Strathern:
Paul Young
DCI Tennant:
Crawford Logan
DI Claverhouse:
Mark McDonnell
DCS Templer:
Sarah Collier
DC Hynds:
William Barlow

r New series 1/3. The Safety Lift. Lynne Truss begins another look at the revolutionary impact of everyday things with the lift. The real experience of a lift is quite different to the PR view that they've helped the quality of life-they seem to have minds of their own, take forever to arrive and then stop suspended between floors. Truss takes a tongue-in-cheek look at howthis has provided endless material for fiction writers and directors of horrorfilms and television comedy from Stanley Kubrick to Tony Hancock. Producer Erika Wright
Lynne Truss on lifts, buggies and smelly armpits: pll5

Contributors

Unknown:
Stanley Kubrick
Unknown:
Tony Hancock.
Producer:
Erika Wright
Producer:
Lynne Truss

3/3. Catherine Chanter , head of inclusion at a large secondary school, tells a series of stories set against the details of contemporary school life.
Josh's Story. The second anniversary of Josh's mother's death falls on the day of his first GCSE. How can the school help him through? Repeated from Sunday

Contributors

Subject:
Catherine Chanter

Liverpool resident Charlie Lambert uses the centenary of the city's Anglican Cathedral to tell the remarkable story of its creation on Hope Street. It took 75 years to complete, contained the world's biggest organ, dwarfed any other cathedral in the UK, and was built using styles and techniques from previous centuries. This programme includes archive recordings of the architect Giles Gilbert Scott and fresh interviews with the people who worked all their lives on building Scott's design. Plus a look at the role the building has played in the life of the city and how the cathedral has worked with the Catholic
Cathedral atthe other end of Hope Street. Producer Ian Bent

Contributors

Unknown:
Charlie Lambert
Unknown:
Giles Gilbert

1/4. In Anthony Burgess 's epic novel, his hero,
Kenneth, a popular novelist, drifts blithely through the great events that shaped the 20th century.
Carlo's Miracle. Kenneth bumps into Rudyard Kipling and unwittingly saves Himmlerfrom an assassination attempt. But will he find the elusive love he has been looking for? Adapted by Michael Hastings.
Director Peter Kavanagh Repeated from Sunday

Contributors

Unknown:
Anthony Burgess
Unknown:
Rudyard Kipling
Adapted By:
Michael Hastings.
Director:
Peter Kavanagh
Kenneth:
Kenneth Cranham
Carlo:
Henry Goodman
Concetta:
Paola Dlonisottl
Archbishop:
John Rowe
Domenico:
Vincenzo Nicoll
Geoffrey:
Philip Fox
J Toomey:
Jon Glover
Hortense:
Alice Hart
Val:
Carl Prekopp
Woman:
Joanna McCallum

Michael Buerk chairs a debate in which Melanie Phillips , Ian Hargreaves , Steven Rose and Michael Gove cross-examine witnesses who hold conflicting views on one of the week's news Stories. Repeatedfrom Wednesday

Contributors

Unknown:
Michael Buerk
Unknown:
Melanie Phillips
Unknown:
Ian Hargreaves
Unknown:
Steven Rose
Unknown:
Michael Gove

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