The Friday Play (9pm R4), "Fisher of Men", is a Welsh-voiced drama, partly written in verse, by David Constantine, about the wreck of the gold-carrying Royal Charter off the Anglesey coast in 1859. Constantine has the tragedy following hard on the heels of a prayer by the vicar of an isolated community for a momentous occurrence that will drive his flock back to him. Needless to say, he can't cope with what he bargained for.
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PROVIDED THAT he hasn't been hospitalised yet, Simon Mayo (right) should be supplying some entertaining, fatigue-induced hysteria by now, on the second day of his bid to set the world record for the longest continuous radio broadcast, in aid of Comic Relief (R1 to 10pm).