With the Rev Dr Johnston McMaster.
Presented by Anna Hill.
With James Naughtie and Carolyn Quinn.
6.25,7.25,8.25 Sports News
With Garry Richardson.
6.45 Yesterday in Parliament
With Rachel Hooper and Susan Hulme.
7.48 Thought for the Day
With the Rt Rev Tom Butler.
8.31 Yesterday in Parliament
New series 1/8. Michael Buerk talks to his guests about the dilemmas and obstacles they have encountered and about the consequences of making life-changing decisions. Producer Kathryn Blennerhassett Repeated at 9.30pm
4/5. Paul Henley meets another dynamic member of the European Parliament. Producer Adele Armstrong
Regional Variations (2)
2/5. Being Translated, Adaptations and Three-Act Structure. "I remember meeting one of my translators at a British Council 'do' somewhere abroad and he was virtually monoglot ... I could barely understand a word he said, so thick was his accent and wayward his syntax." By William Boyd. For details see yesterday Repeated at 12.30am
Regional Variations (3)
Enya on her album Amarantine which includes tracks sung in Japanese and Loxian; examining the role of the bystander in school bullying. Plus, are we addicted to self-imrovement?
2/5. The Woman's Hour drama. By Julie Fraser. For details see drama repeat 7.45pm
When the rapper Kanye West said that President
Bush "does not care about black people" he tapped
- into an anger felt by many in the African-American commmunity in the wake of Hurricane Katrina. New Yorker Alvin Hall travels back to his roots in the Deep South to find out whether this anger will result in a new civil rights age or if the spirit of hopelessness will continue. Producer sue Ellis
2/2. Tim Brooke-Taylor concludes this exploration of the BBC's Comedy Playhouse. He features the final eight seasons of pilots, which included Last of the Summer Wine. With contributions from Peter Sallis, Mike Craig and June Whitfield.
Topical consumer affairs reports, with John Waite and Peter White. Including at 12.30 Call You and Yours.
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News and analysis, presented by Nick Clarke.
New series 1/3. Hurricane Katrina may have demolished the fabric of New Orleans but did it
- destroy its soul? For more than 200 years the city's music has been inextricably linked with the geography, climate and its people. Stephen Evans travels to the Big Easy to look for its musical past, present and future. Producer Paul Evans Repeated on Saturday at 3.30pm
Repeated from yesterday at 7pm
A touching fictional drama about two women, Doreen (Sorcha Cusack ) and Trishe (Nicola Stephenson ), who share a passion for Daniel 0' Donnell and his music and long to make the trip to celebrate their idol's "Big Day". Written by Rebecca Bartlett.
Producer/Director Gemma McMullan
6/13. Sue Cook and the team tackle listeners' historical challenges and help with family research. Producer Nick Patrick ADDRESS: [address removed]email: email@example.com Phone: [number removed] (calls from land lines cost no more than 8p per minute)
2/5. Islama-Bad Boys. With oiled hair and designer shades, not even retirement can stop the Islama-Bad Boys.
Yesterday's Darkness. Life and death blend into one for the prisoner in solitude. By Ifeanyi Ajaegbo (Nigeria) and read by Jude Akuwudike
An Old Wife's Tale. How trustworthy is the luck brought by a green grasshopper? By Luke Jorsling (Trinidad) and read by Sandra James-Young . For details see yesterday
2/4. Spring: Breeding. Some rookeries are hundreds of years old. Why are birds so loyal to a particular site? Mark Cocker 's Story Of his love for the rook. For details see yesterday
4/5. An essential guide to work, with Phillippa Lamb. Producer Kirsteen Knight
A guide to the world of learning, with Libby Purves. Producer Katy Hickman Repeated on Sunday at 11pm
News and analysis, presented by Eddie Mair.
6/6. Sharp wit and wordplay. Producer Will Saunders BBC AUDIO: A CD of the first series of The Consultants is available at www.bbcshop.com and all good retails outlets, or by calling [number removed].
Alan and Usha keep a low profile.
For cast see page 49 Repeated tomorrow at 2pm
With Mark Lawson. Producer Robyn Read
2/5. New Loves. Constance is headmistress of a school in London's East End, where she inspires her pupils with a love of flowers while falling for dashing Mr Spry , and launching her first flower shop in the West End. ByJulie Fraser.
For details see yesterday Repeated from 10.45am
7/10. Do the 15,000 lobbyists in Brussels have too much influence over European policy decisions? Sarah Spiller reports. Producer Jenny Chryss Rptd Sunday 5pm
News of interest to blind and partially sighted people, presented by Peter White. Producer Cheryl Gabriel
4/4. Schizophrenia. Why do women typically display schizophrenic tendencies ten years later than men? Why is the percentage of sufferers higher in migrants? Richard Hannaford follows the population studies that have highlighted these anomalies and thrown up interesting theories about the cause of the disease.
Producer Colin Grant Repeated tomorrow at 4.30pm
Repeated from 9am
With Robin Lustig.
7/10. Double-Cross and Counter-Attack. Harry's dead.
Tom and Nathan return to Brooklyn with their dreams of the hotel existence shattered, determined to find out what has happened. By Paul Auster. For details see yesterday
New series 1/4. Billy Rucker, ex-cop-turned-private-eye, searches the seamy underbelly of London for runaway teenagers. By Adam Baron, dramatised by Doug Lucie. With Peter Darney, Martin Hyder and Vincenzo Nicoli
Presented by Rachel Hooper.
2/5. Collection of essays by William Boyd. Rptd from 9.45am
The Beat of Life
Violent Sport (3/3)
Pakistan v England
The fourth day's play in the Second Test from Faisalabad, Pakistan. Including 7.15-7.21 News and Papers;
8.31 Yesterday in Parliament; 9.45 Daily Service.
Producer Peter Baxter 'approximate time
A Suitable Boy (13/20) by Vikram Seth