With Mark Coffey.
With Mark Holdstock.
With Sarah Montague and James Naughtie. 6-25, 7.25, 8.25 Sports News 6-45 Yesterday in Parliament With Robert Orchard and David Wilby.
7.48 Thought for the Day With the Rev Dr Alan Billings.
8.07 L W only Yesterday in Parliament
Sue Lawley invites another castaway to the mythical desert island. Repeated from Sunday at 11.15am
Regional Variations (2)
Led by Andrew Graystone.
Regional Variations (2)
Creative power couple Rebecca Miller and Daniel Day Lewis talk about working together. plus, lively jazz singer Mina Agossi performs in the studio.
What happens if your native country is torn apart by civil war, and you are living far away, only imagining what has happened to the people you love, the buildings you know and the lush beautiful landscape you remember? After 30 years' absence, novelist Delia Jarrett-Macauley finally goes back to Sierra Leone to see what has become of a country finally at peace, but struggling to survive. The Programme interweaves her memories and her fiction with the real struggle to rebuild the place known as Salone". Producer Sara Jane Hall
5/5. The chaos of Long Meadows provides Hercule Poirot with his final clue to unveiling the pitiless murderer. But there's another surprise in store.
Dramatised by Michael Bakewell.
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With Shaun Ley. Editors Nick Sutton and Juliette Dwyer
11/11. Roger Bolton selects listeners' comments, queries and criticisms, redirecting them towards BBC radio Programme and policy makers.
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by Rachel Joyce.
Maureen believes Harold hasn't got up out of the chair since he retired six months earlier! But then, one day, the tired man opens a letter. And in that moment, everything changes.
5/6. Ridgeway, Wanborough. Elspeth Owen, in her late 60s, undertook a three-month-long project last year that involved travelling around the UK on foot. Today she and Clare Balding revisit part of the route she took - along a section
_of the Ridqeway, near Wanborough. Producer Karen Gregor
5/5. The Missing Link. The cruelty of the playground is confronted by what may be proof of the power of prayer, or hope, or fear. Written by David Almond and read by Colin Maclachlan. For details see Monday
5/5. Gabrielle Walker examines an ice core from the middle of Antarctica that reveals how the world's climate has changed over the last 800,000 years. For details see Monday
Matthew Bannister presents the obituaries programme, looking back on the lives of the great and the good, the unsung and the extraordinary. Producer Robyn Read
Francine Stock talks to Timothy Spall about his chilling performance as Britain's last hangman in Pierrepoint. Producer Tim Prosser
News and analysis, presented by Eddie Mair.
Editor Peter Rippon
8/8. Simon Hoggart presides over the topical panel game. With Alan Coren and special guests. Producer Katie Tyrrell Repeated tomorrow at 12.30pm
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Ed's in the doghouse.
For cast see page 30
Written by Joanna Toye : Director Julie Beckett : Editor Vanessa Whitburn
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With John Wilson , including an interview with Jeremy Dyson of The League of Gentlemen, whose debut novel focuses on the troubled life of a teenage TV star. Producer Aasiya Lodhi
10/10. By Virginia Woolf. Terence waits anxiously as Rachel's fever soars ever higher.
For cast and details see Monday Repeated from 10.45am
13/13. Jonathan Dimbleby chairs the discussion as an audience in Omagh, Northern Ireland, put questions on issues of the week to a panel of four public figures. Producer Lisa Jenkinson Repeated tomorrow at 1.10pm
10/13. Brian Walden , broadcaster and former MR presents a weekly reflection on a topical issue.
Producer Simon Hollis Repeated on Sunday at 8.50am
Double Bafta-winner John Godber's new play is a comedy with guts and a heart. Jenny lives in a bubble, safe from the real world. Her dad Jack is tough and knows what it's like to have nothing. He made good the hard way but now his daughter's growing up soft. For the first time in his life, he's afraid. But Jenny has her own point of view.
News and analysis, presented by Claire Bolderson. Editor Alistair Burnett
10/10. In a crypt at Sveti Georgi , Helen and Paul at last track down the source of absolute evil - Vlad Tepes , or Drakulya. There remains only one course open to them. By Elizabeth Kostova. For details see Monday
10/10. Something Sensational. Among Dominic Arkwright 's guests discussing the dos and don'ts of political diary writing is Ion Trewin , editor of The Alan Clark Diaries. Producer Isobel Eaton
Reports from the committee rooms and stories from behind the scenes in Westminster, with Mark D'Arcy. Producer Peter Knowles
5/5. Memoirs of Edna Healey. Repeated from9.45am