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Sri Lanka v England
Commentary continues on the opening day of the First Test at the Asgiriya Stadium in Kandy, from
Jonathan Agnew , Christopher Martin-Jenkins and Roshan Abeysinghe , with summaries by Vic Marks , Angus Fraser and Simon Hughes.
_ Producer Adam Mountford *approximate times

Contributors

Unknown:
Jonathan Agnew
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Christopher Martin-Jenkins
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Roshan Abeysinghe
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Vic Marks
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Angus Fraser
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Simon Hughes.
Producer:
Adam Mountford

Regional Variations (2)

The Best DJ You've NeverHeard in Your Life

BBC Radio 4 FM

... in Your Life. Martin Bashir profiles the controversial American broadcaster Howard Stern, considered by some to be an offensive bigot and by others a comic genius.

Regional Variations (2)

Wheatstone, His Sighing Reed and the Great Regondi

BBC Radio 4 FM

... and the Great Regondi. Dr Bernard Richardson recalls the physicist Charles Wheatstone, who developed the concertina. His creation was eagerly adopted by Italian Guilio Regondi.

Regional Variations (2)

The Poetry of History

BBC Radio 4 FM

The Poetry of History

Series 2

Episode 1: The Battle of Maldon

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Jonathan Bate presents a series examining historical events through the poetry they inspired. 1/4: The Battle of Maldon. The 991 engagement is remembered in the traditional poem.

BBC Radio 4 FM

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This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More