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Genome: [r4 Bd=19900916]

Unknown: Benjamin Zephaniah

Producer: Anna Parkinson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900923]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19900930]

Designer: Vivienne Westwood

Producer: Anna Parkinson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19901007]

Unknown: Shane Paul O'Doherty

Producer: Anna Parkinson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19901014]

Unknown: Edgar Wilson

Producer: Anna Parkinson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19901101]

Producer: Anna Parkinson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19901108]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19911010]

An Impossible Life

Home, family and profession - does the Western woman now have it all? Rana Kabbani , Muslim writer living in Britain, challenges the view that feminism has triumphed in the West, in the first of four personalised documentaries.

Producer Anna Parkinson

Contributors

Unknown: Rana Kabbani

Producer: Anna Parkinson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911010]

Unknown: Rana Kabbani

Producer: Anna Parkinson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911016]

An Impossible Life

Home, family and profession - does the western woman now have it all? Rana Kabbani , a Muslim writer living in Britain, challenges the view that feminism has triumphed in the West, in the first of four personalised documentaries.

Contributors

Unknown: Rana Kabbani

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911016]

Unknown: Rana Kabbani

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911017]

Skidrow

Are you obsessed with your motor car, or are you just infuriated by everyone else's? In the second of four personalised documentaries, former racing driver Sir John Whitmore argues that we're heading into the pits unless we adopt a new attitude towards the car.

ProducerAnna Parkinson

Contributors

Unknown: Sir John Whitmore

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911017]

Unknown: Sir John Whitmore

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911023]

Skidrow: second of four personalised documentaries. Sir John Whitmore argues that we should adopt a new attitude towards the car.

Contributors

Unknown: Sir John Whitmore

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911023]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19911024]

For Christ's Sake!

In the third of four personal documentaries, the Rev

Nicolas Stacey argues that the Church of England's failure to adapt to change is turning it into an ever-diminishing and marginalised club. Producer Anna Parkinson

Contributors

Unknown: Nicolas Stacey

Producer: Anna Parkinson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911024]

Unknown: Nicolas Stacey

Producer: Anna Parkinson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911030]

For Christ's Sake!

In the third of four personal documentaries, the Rev

Nicolas Stacey argues that the Church of England's failure to adapt to change is turning it into an ever-diminishing and marginalised club.

Contributors

Unknown: Nicolas Stacey

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911030]

Unknown: Nicolas Stacey

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911031]

Intelligent Education In the last of four personal documentaries, psychologist Hans Eysenck argues that education without intelligence testing is masking the true Potential of thousands of children in Britain. Producer Anna Parkinson

Contributors

Unknown: Hans Eysenck

Producer: Anna Parkinson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911031]

Unknown: Hans Eysenck

Producer: Anna Parkinson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911106]

Intelligent Education In the last of this series of personal documentaries, psychologist Hans Eysenck argues that education without intelligence testing is masking the true potential of thousands of children in Britain.

Contributors

Unknown: Hans Eysenck

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911106]

Unknown: Hans Eysenck

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920917]

Supporting the Team

In the first of a new series,

Pat Nevin , the Everton footballer, argues that those who make money out of sport have a duty to help players and athletes cope with the problems of sudden celebrity status. Producer Dennis Sewell

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920917]

Unknown: Pat Nevin

Producer: Dennis Sewell

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920920]

Supporting the Team

Pat Nevin , the Everton footballer, argues that those who make money out of sport have a duty to help players and athletes cope with the problems of sudden celebrity status.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920920]

Unknown: Pat Nevin

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920924]

A Proper Punishment? Arthur de Frisching , Area Manager for HM Prison

Service, argues that prison is no solution to crime, but it can help people not to reoffend.

Producer Anna Parkinson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920924]

Unknown: Arthur de Frisching

Producer: Anna Parkinson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920927]

A Proper Punishment? Arthur de Frisching , Area Manager for HM Prison

Service, argues that prison is no solution to crime, but it can help people not to reoffend.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920927]

Unknown: Arthur de Frisching

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921001]

"Cap"tives!

Linda Whetstone , farmer and economist, argues that the Common Agricultural Policy should be abandoned and unprofitable farmers allowed to go to the wall. The countryside and the wider economy would benefit from greater freedom.

Producer Sue Davies

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921001]

Unknown: Linda Whetstone

Producer: Sue Davies

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921004]

"Cap"tives

Linda Whetstone , farmer and economist, argues that the Common Agricultural Policy should be abandoned. and unprofitable farmers allowed to go to the wall.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921004]

Unknown: Linda Whetstone

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921008]

Can You Trust Medicine?

Charles Medawar , a consumer affairs journalist, says pharmaceutical medicine is losing sight of proper values and should be checked.

Producer Anna Parkinson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921008]

Unknown: Charles Medawar

Producer: Anna Parkinson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921011]

Can You Trust

Medicine?

Charles Medawar on the pharmaceuticals business.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921011]

Unknown: Charles Medawar

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921015]

Defending the Ark Gerald Durrell defends zoos which, he believes, provide animals with protection from humans. Producer Anna Parkinson

* FEATURE: page 33

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921015]

Unknown: Gerald Durrell

Producer: Anna Parkinson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921018]

Defending the Ark Gerald Durrell defends zoos, which he believes provide a necessary haven for animals.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921018]

Unknown: Gerald Durrell

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921022]

Lowering the Barriers Lawyer Nick Blake demonstrates that in spite of the European ideal of free movement, some of the community's inhabitants are less free to move than others. If time all citizens were treated equally. Producer Sue Davies

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921022]

Unknown: Nick Blake

Producer: Sue Davies

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921025]

Lowering the Barriers Lawyer Nick Blake demonstrates that in spite of the European ideal of the free movement of people, some of the Community's inhabitants are less free to move than others.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921025]

Unknown: Nick Blake

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921029]

The Endless Cycle

Glenys Kinnock reveals the multi-layered poverty in the lives of women in forgotten urban communities.

Producer Anna Parkinson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921029]

Unknown: Glenys Kinnock

Producer: Anna Parkinson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921101]

The Endless Cycle

Glenys Kinnock reveals the poverty of women in forgotten urban communities.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921101]

Unknown: Glenys Kinnock

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921105]

Who Owns Cricket?

In the last programme of the series, theatre director Jatinder Verma argues that the uncritical support shown by British Asians for the Indian and Pakistani cricket teams could prove a model for the new Britain. Producer Sue Davies

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921105]

Director: Jatinder Verma

Producer: Sue Davies

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921108]

Who Owns Cricket?

Theatre director Jatinder Verma argues that the uncritical support shown by British Asians for the Indian and Pakistani cricket teams could prove a model for the new

Britain.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921108]

Director: Jatinder Verma

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930916]

The first of an eight-part series where guest presenters offer a Personal point of view.

On the Road. Mike, a so-called "new age traveller", explains why he chooses to live the way he does and asks society to show more compassion to people like him. Producer Jane Beresford

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930916]

Producer: Jane Beresford

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930919]

011 the Road. Mike, a so-called "New Age traveller", explains why he chooses to live the way he does.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930923]

Rules OK. The government wants to help business by reducing regulation. But Alan Street of the Institute of Trading Standards Administration argues that a Rogues' Charter won't help consumers or honest businessmen.

Producer Charles Sigler

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930923]

Unknown: Alan Street

Producer: Charles Sigler

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930926]

Rules OK. Alan Street argues against reducing regulation of business.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930930]

Sir Claus Moser , just retired as Warden of Wadham College, Oxford, argues that more People should be in higher education.

PrOducer Gwyneth Williams

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930930]

Unknown: Sir Claus Moser

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931003]

Sir Claus Moser argues that Britain should be pushing more people into higher education, whatever the cost.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931003]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19931007]

It Could Happen to You. Croatian writer Slavenka Drakulic describes the corrosive psychological effects of the war in former Yugoslavia, even on those whose lives haven't been physically shattered by it all. Producer Anne Sloman

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931007]

Unknown: Slavenka Drakulic

Producer: Anne Sloman

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931010]

It Could Happen to You. Croatian writer Slavenka Drakulic describes the corrosive psychological effects of the war in former Yugoslavia.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931010]

Unknown: Slavenka Drakulic

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931014]

Government within the Law. Recently the courts ordered the Home Secretary to think again about the Derek Bentley pardon -an example of the growing role of the judges in overseeing the conduct of government. High Court judge Sir Stephen Sedley believes that this is a necessary development for democracy.

Producer Sallie Davies

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931014]

Unknown: Derek Bentley

Unknown: Sir Stephen Sedley

Producer: Sallie Davies

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931017]

Government within the law. Recently the courts ordered the Home Secretary to think again about the Derek Bentley pardon - a vivid example of the growing role of the judges in overseeing the conduct of government. High Court judge Sir Stephen Sedley believes that this is a necessary development for democracy.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931017]

Unknown: Derek Bentley

Unknown: Sir Stephen Sedley

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931021]

For Art's Sake. Peter Blake advances the argument that art students should serve a formal apprenticeship. Producer Jane Beresford

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931021]

Unknown: Peter Blake

Producer: Jane Beresford

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931024]

For Art's Sake. Peter Blake argues that art students should serve an apprenticeship.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931024]

Unknown:. Peter Blake

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931028]

Christopher Haskins , chairman of Northern Foods pic, takes business COlleagues to task. Are they proper custodians of the public good or are they failing the nation's workforce and its economy? And should they not keep their "ands off the NHS and other public services to which business principles may be doing more harm then good?

Producer Sheila Cook

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931028]

Unknown: Christopher Haskins

Producer: Sheila Cook

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931031]

Christopher Haskins , chairman of Northern Foods, takes businessmen to task.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931031]

Unknown: Christopher Haskins

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931104]

The Right to Bear Arm. In the last of the series, Jan Stevenson , editor of Handgunner Magazine, argues that gun enthusiasts have become victims of prejudice and oppressive legislation.

Producer Dennis Sewell

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931104]

Unknown: Jan Stevenson

Producer: Dennis Sewell

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931107]

The Right to Bear Arms. In the last of the series, Jan Stevenson , editor of Handgunnermagazine, argues that gun enthusiasts have become victims of prejudice and legislation.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931107]

Unknown: Jan Stevenson

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941002]

Mary Archer argues that market forces will meet our future energy needs. Repeated from Thursday

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941002]

Unknown: Mary Archer

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941006]

Education Superhighway.

Karl Chapman , Chief Executive of CRT

Group, argues that if we rethink our outdated education system, Britain could become the "teleworkshop of the world" in the 21st century.

Producer Jane Beresford. Rptd Sunday 7.30pm A transcript of this programme is available.

Send a cheque or PO for E3.50, payable to the BBC. to [address removed]

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941006]

Unknown: Karl Chapman

Producer: Jane Beresford.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941009]

Repeated from Thursday

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941013]

A Caring Profession? James and Roma Lawrence argue that social services' control is undemocratic and, ultimately, unfair to children.

Producer Anna Parkinson. Rptd Sunday 7.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941013]

Unknown: Roma Lawrence

Producer: Anna Parkinson.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941016]

Repeated from Thursday

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941020]

The Fertility Experiment. Medical Law and Ethics Professor, Sheila McLean , says that modern fertility techniques are putting women at risk and makes them into breeding machines.

Producer Gudrun Dalibor. Rptd Sunday 7.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941020]

Unknown: Sheila McLean

Producer: Gudrun Dalibor.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941023]

Repeated from Thursday

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941027]

Is the Force with You?

PC Dick Guest argues that police today spend too much time engaged in community work and not enough time feeling collars. Producer Jane Beresford

Repeated Sunday at 7.30pm

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941027]

Producer: Jane Beresford

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941030]

PC Dick Guest argues that police spend too much time on community work. Repeated from Thursday

Programme Catalogue - Details: BETTER THAN THE BOMB19901007

Producer: A. PARKINSON

Next in series: KING OR COUNTRY

Previous in series: DODOS AND DINOSAURS

Description

SBH:Better Than the Bomb: Shane Paul O'Doherty, a former member of the IRA who has now renounced violence talks to fellow citizens on both sides of the divide in `Derry/Londonderry'. Sees hope in the less bigoted attitudes of schoolchildren; only way towards peace is for all sides to talk together.

Broadcast history

07 Oct 1990 18:30-19:00 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Martin Mcguinness (Speaker)

Jack Weir (Speaker)

Gregory Campbell (Speaker)

Denis Haughey (Speaker)

Shane O'Doherty (Speaker)

Ken Kerr (Speaker)

Martin Bowen (Speaker)

Glen Riley (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 484348

Programme Catalogue - Details: Dodos And Dinosaurs19900930

Producer: A. PARKINSON

Next in series: BETTER THAN THE BOMB

Previous in series: THE FACE OF THE FORCE

Description

SBH:Dodos and Dinosaurs. Fashion design Vivienne Westwood claims that government underfunding of museums reflects a culture in crisis.

Broadcast history

30 Sep 1990 18:30-19:00 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Anna Parkinson (Producer)

David Attenborough (Speaker)

Christopher Frayling (Speaker)

Vivienne Westwood (Speaker)

Brian Morris (Speaker)

John Mallet (Speaker)

Dr Greenwood (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 507870.

Programme Catalogue - Details: King Or Country19901014

Producer: A. PARKINSON

Next in series: 10 October 1991

Previous in series: BETTER THAN THE BOMB

Description

SBH:Republican Edgar Wilson explores modern thinking on the subject of the monarchy.

Broadcast history

14 Oct 1990 18:30-19:00 (RADIO 4)

08 Nov 1990 09:30-10:00 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Edgar Wilson (int)

Anthony Benn (Speaker)

Anthony Clare (Speaker)

Roy Greenslade (Speaker)

William Davis (Speaker)

Andrew Morton (Speaker)

Brian Micklethwaite (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 507457

Programme Catalogue - Details: King Or Country19901108

First broadcast on 1990-10-14

Producer: A. PARKINSON

Next in series: 10 October 1991

Previous in series: BETTER THAN THE BOMB

Description

SBH:Republican Edgar Wilson explores modern thinking on the subject of the monarchy.

Broadcast history

14 Oct 1990 18:30-19:00 (RADIO 4)

08 Nov 1990 09:30-10:00 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Edgar Wilson (int)

Anthony Benn (Speaker)

Anthony Clare (Speaker)

Roy Greenslade (Speaker)

William Davis (Speaker)

Andrew Morton (Speaker)

Brian Micklethwaite (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 507457

Programme Catalogue - Details: OUR ENDANGERED SPECIES19950928

Producer: K. BYRNE

Next in series: NO JUSTICE FOR THE TAXPAYER

Previous in series: THE FAT CONTROLLER

Description

Country people in Britain are an endangered species whose interests need to be protected. Presented by Robin PAGE. Producer Katy BYRNE.

Subject Categories

cities

countryside

camborne (cornwall)

documentaries (programme format)

environmental programmes (genre)

urban sprawl

suicide

ministry of agriculture

endangered species

farmers

town planning

rural communities

rural white paper

decline in rural transport

Broadcast history

28 Sep 1995 09:30-10:00 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Robin Page

Katy Byrne (Producer)

John Gummer (Speaker)

Gordon Beningfield (Speaker)

Mike Radford (farmer (spkr)) (Speaker)

Jed Griffiths (Royal Town Planning Institute) (Speaker)

John Baker (villager (spkr)) (Speaker)

Ethel Jackson (daughter of Barton villager (s) (Speaker)

Sarah Brown (wife of farmer who commited su) (Speaker)

Charlie Simkins (lawnmower repair business (spk) (Speaker)

Paul Smith (huntsman (spkr)) (Speaker)

Cliff Tebbitt (farmer (spkr)) (Speaker)

Peter While (rural activist (spkr)) (Speaker)

Recorded on 1995-08-14

Programme Catalogue - Details: PASSPORT TO LIVERPOOL19900916

Producer: A. PARKINSON

Next in series: THE FACE OF THE FORCE

Previous in series: SCOTTISH OIL

Description

SBH:Passport to Liverpool - Benjamin Zephaniah presents a portrait of the black community of Liverpool 8, part of the Toxteth area. Incl. refs. to intense police surveillance of the area & the problem of drug use. Also incl. Zephaniah reading short poems written about Liverpool 8. Producer: Anna Parkinson.

Broadcast history

16 Sep 1990 18:30-19:00 (RADIO 4)

01 Nov 1990 09:30-10:00 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Benjamin Zephaniah (Author)

Anna Parkinson (Producer)

Levi Tafari (Speaker)

Maria O'Reilly (Speaker)

Steven Reynolds (Speaker)

Ruth Joshua (Speaker)

Alice Joshua (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 589791

Programme Catalogue - Details: PASSPORT TO LIVERPOOL19901101

First broadcast on 1990-09-16

Producer: A. PARKINSON

Next in series: THE FACE OF THE FORCE

Previous in series: SCOTTISH OIL

Description

SBH:Passport to Liverpool - Benjamin Zephaniah presents a portrait of the black community of Liverpool 8, part of the Toxteth area. Incl. refs. to intense police surveillance of the area & the problem of drug use. Also incl. Zephaniah reading short poems written about Liverpool 8. Producer: Anna Parkinson.

Broadcast history

16 Sep 1990 18:30-19:00 (RADIO 4)

01 Nov 1990 09:30-10:00 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Benjamin Zephaniah (Author)

Anna Parkinson (Producer)

Levi Tafari (Speaker)

Maria O'Reilly (Speaker)

Steven Reynolds (Speaker)

Ruth Joshua (Speaker)

Alice Joshua (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 589791

Programme Catalogue - Details: THE FACE OF THE FORCE19900923

Producer: A. PARKINSON

Next in series: DODOS AND DINOSAURS

Previous in series: PASSPORT TO LIVERPOOL

Description

SBH:The Face Of the Force - Richard Wells, Chief Constable of South Yorkshire, gives an inside view of the police force. Incl. ints. with officers about policing the streets, dealing with rape victims & coping with the emotional demands of the job. Also incl. refs. to emotional consequences for police of the Hillsborough disaster. Producer: Anna Parkinson

Broadcast history

23 Sep 1990 18:30-19:00 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Anna Parkinson (Producer)

Richard Wells (Speaker)

Joe Aldred (Speaker)

John Garvey (Speaker)

Penny Grimshaw (Speaker)

Geoffrey Lowry (Speaker)

Christine Burbeary (Speaker)

Julia Barker (Speaker)

Steve Froggart (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 556923

Programme Catalogue - Details: THE FAT CONTROLLER19950921

Producer: S. MARLING

Next in series: OUR ENDANGERED SPECIES

Previous in series: IMMIGRATION SERVICE

Broadcast history

21 Sep 1995 09:30-10:00 (RADIO 4)

25 Feb 1996 BT=1930 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1995-08-26

Programme Catalogue - Details: THE FAT CONTROLLER19960225

First broadcast on 1995-09-21

Producer: S. MARLING

Next in series: OUR ENDANGERED SPECIES

Previous in series: IMMIGRATION SERVICE

Broadcast history

21 Sep 1995 09:30-10:00 (RADIO 4)

25 Feb 1996 BT=1930 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1995-08-26