With Canon Noel Vincent.
1/5. Brave Beginnings. Since 1943, 60 animals have been awarded the PDSA Dickin Medal, the animal equivalent of the Victoria Cross. Dylan Winter traces the history of the award and hears the extraordinary stories of its first recipients - some plucky pigeons during the Second World War. Producer Sheena Duncan
Rural life around Britain. Producer Gabi Fisher Extended at 1.30pm
Presented by Miriam O'Reilly. Producer Moira Hickey
With James Naughtie and Carolyn Quinn.
7.20 Yesterday in Parliament
7.25 and 8.25 Sports News With Garry Richardson.
7.48 Thought for the Day With Canon David Winter.
David Stafford takes a wry look at the foibles of family life. Producer Jacqueline Smith Shortened at 11pm PHONE: [number removed] (calls from land lines cost no more than 8p per minute) email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Sandi Toksvig explores the adventures, frustrations and joys Of travel. Producer Harry Parker What Sandi Toksvig is watching: page 33
3/3. Ex-Flying Pigs vocalist and crime writer Ian Rankin concludes his series on the use of music in modern crime fiction. He talks to writers who play guitar (James Lee Burke and James Sallis ), writers who don't (John Connolly and George Pelecanos ), a drummer-turned-poet (John Harvey ), and country music fan Mark Billingham. producer John Pidgeon
9/11. Robert Shrimsley reflects on the week in politics. Editor Marie Jessel
A lively collection of dispatches from the BBC's foreign correspondents, who report on stories in their regions. Presented by Kate Adie. Producer Tony Grant RT DIRECT: From Our Own Correspondent, edited by Tony Grant , is available for E15.99 (RRP E16.99) including p&p or call [number removed] (calls from land lines cost no more than 8p per minute)
The latest news from the world of personal finance, with Paul Lewis. Producer Sonia Rothwell Repeated tomorrow at 9pm
6/8. Simon Hoggart presides over the topical panel game. Repeated from yesterday
11/13. Jonathan Dimbleby chairs the discussion in Radcliffe-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire, with a panel that includes Dignity in Dying chief executive
Deborah Annetts , commentator Charles Moore and gay-rights campaigner Peter Tatchell. Repeated from yesterday
Listeners' calls and emails taken by Jonathan Dimbleby in response to Any Questions. Producer Lisa Jenkinson
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At the time that Dorothy L Sayers was creating her aristocratic detective Lord Peter Wimsey , she was working in a London advertising agency and going through a personal crisis that had a profound effect on her life and work. Sarah LeFanu 's play explores this emotional and creative moment in the life of the writer.
Producer/Director Sara Davies
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3/4. Ol' Man River. Flowing from the 1927 musical Show Boat, this song remains potent as both a political anthem of oppressed people and a song of deep comfort. Including interviews with Tony Benn , Paul Robeson Jr and Cleo Laine. Repeated from Tuesday
The best of the week on Woman's Hour, presented by Martha Kearney. Producer Justine Willett ; Editor JillBurridge EMAIL: email@example.com BBC AUDIO: The recently released Woman's Hour: a Celebration of Mothers, featuring excerpts from the programme, is available on audio cassette and CD from www.bbcshop.com and from all good retail outlets, or by calling [number removed]
News and sport, with Nigel Wrench. Editor Peter Rippon
4/5. Four people with big-business vision join Evan Davis for lively conversation about what's important to consumers and businesses. Producer Neil Koenig
Conversation, comedy and music, with Ned Sherrin and his guests. Producers Simon Clancy and Cathie Mahoney
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On the day of Slobodan Milošević's funeral, Balkan watcher Misha Glenny looks into one of his legacies; Marko Miloševi?, his gangster son Show more
With Tom Sutcliffe and his guests. Producer Nicki Paxman
As Broadcasting House undergoes redevelopment to bring it into the 21st century, former managing director of BBC Radio, Sir David Hatch , takes a tour of this much loved and historic building to reveal the extraordinary part it has played in the history of radio. What is the surprise that Eric Gill left on the back of his famous statue above the entrance? Did George Orwell base Room 101 on the shady goings-on on the first-floor corridor? All will be revealed. Producer Alexandra Feachem
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1/2. Novelist Nella Larsen 's mixed parentage gave her a profound insight into racial issues in 1930s America. This story deals with those issues in the context of the passions and ambitions of middle-class black families, and the remarkable phenomenon of "passing" for white. Dramatised by Annie Caulfield.
Saxophonist Adam Waldmann : Producer/Director Marina Caldarone Repeated from Sunday
8/10. Michael Buerk chairs a debate in which
Melanie Phillips , Clifford Longley , Ian Hargreaves and Claire Fox cross-examine witnesses on moral issues. Rptd from wed
2/13. Contestants from Yorkshire and Lancashire do battle in the eclectic music quiz. Chaired by Ned Sherrin. Repeated from Monday
You Ain't a Sissy if You Write Poetry. ian McMillan travels to Elko, Nevada, to report on the annual Cowboy Poetry gathering. Repeated from Sunday
2/6. Via Dolorosa- Jesus Wept. Clarence Musgrave , vicar of St Andrew 's Church of Scotland in Jerusalem, reflects on the place where Jesus began his journey to the Cross. Repeated from Wednesday
The Seagull Anton Chekhov 's classic play, adapted for radio by Eliaveta Fen from 4.29am
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Commentary on the second day's play in the Third Test in Mumbai.
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