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Just a Minute

Series 71

Episode 3

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Just how hard can it be to talk for 60 seconds with no hesitation, repetition or deviation? Gyles Brandreth, Marcus Brigstocke, Jenny Eclair and Shappi Khorsandi try their best. Show more

The Brig Society

Series 1

Episode 1: Fashion

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Marcus Brigstocke has volunteered to be the face, and indeed the trousers, of British fashion. With Rufus Jones, William Andrews and Margaret Cabourn-Smith. Show more

Classic Serial

Honoré de Balzac - Eugenie Grandet

Episode 1

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Ian McKellen stars as Eugenie's miserly father, a man whose terror of poverty overrides his love for his child. Gripping dramatisation of Balzac's classic. From July 2014. Show more

Loose Ends

John Sergeant, Alex Wheatle, Odaline de la Martinez, Judy Finnigan, Emma Freud, Carleen Anderson, Dennis Greaves, Mark Feltham

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Clive Anderson is joined by John Sergeant, Alex Wheatle, Odaline de la Martinez, Emma Freud and Judy Finnigan. Music from Carleen Anderson and Dennis Greaves and Mark Feltham. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Clive Anderson
Interviewed Guest:
Odaline de la Martinez
Interviewed Guest:
Judy Finnigan
Interviewed Guest:
Alex Wheatle
Performer:
Dennis Greaves
Performer:
Mark Feltham
Producer:
Sukey Firth

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for 5 months

Sales assistant Sapna Sinha is offered a chance to change her life. All she has to do is pass seven tests. From novel The Accidental Apprentice. Stars Rasika Dugal. Show more

Contributors

Nirmila Ben:
Radhika Mital
Sapna's Mother:
Shernaz Patel
Kuldeep Singh:
Rajit Kapur
Priya Capoor:
Ayesha Raza
Female Judge:
Ayesha Raza
Badan Singh:
Kenny Desai
Politician:
Kenny Desai
Constable:
Kenny Desai
Rent Collector:
Satchit Puranik
Director:
John Dryden
Producer:
Nadir Khan
Adaptor:
John Dryden

Genres

Classic Serial

Honoré de Balzac - Eugenie Grandet

Episode 1

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Ian McKellen stars as Eugenie's miserly father, a man whose terror of poverty overrides his love for his child. Gripping dramatisation of Balzac's classic. From July 2014. Show more

Loose Ends

John Sergeant, Alex Wheatle, Odaline de la Martinez, Judy Finnigan, Emma Freud, Carleen Anderson, Dennis Greaves, Mark Feltham

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Clive Anderson is joined by John Sergeant, Alex Wheatle, Odaline de la Martinez, Emma Freud and Judy Finnigan. Music from Carleen Anderson and Dennis Greaves and Mark Feltham. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Clive Anderson
Interviewed Guest:
Odaline de la Martinez
Interviewed Guest:
Judy Finnigan
Interviewed Guest:
Alex Wheatle
Performer:
Dennis Greaves
Performer:
Mark Feltham
Producer:
Sukey Firth

Just a Minute

Series 71

Episode 3

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Just how hard can it be to talk for 60 seconds with no hesitation, repetition or deviation? Gyles Brandreth, Marcus Brigstocke, Jenny Eclair and Shappi Khorsandi try their best. Show more

The Brig Society

Series 1

Episode 1: Fashion

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Marcus Brigstocke has volunteered to be the face, and indeed the trousers, of British fashion. With Rufus Jones, William Andrews and Margaret Cabourn-Smith. Show more

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

From Nazi to Disney, Wernher von Braun's weird career trajectory. Quirky true history with Peter Serafinowicz. From March 2011. Show more

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for 5 months

Sales assistant Sapna Sinha is offered a chance to change her life. All she has to do is pass seven tests. From novel The Accidental Apprentice. Stars Rasika Dugal. Show more

Contributors

Nirmila Ben:
Radhika Mital
Sapna's Mother:
Shernaz Patel
Kuldeep Singh:
Rajit Kapur
Priya Capoor:
Ayesha Raza
Female Judge:
Ayesha Raza
Badan Singh:
Kenny Desai
Politician:
Kenny Desai
Constable:
Kenny Desai
Rent Collector:
Satchit Puranik
Director:
John Dryden
Producer:
Nadir Khan
Adaptor:
John Dryden

Genres

Classic Serial

Honoré de Balzac - Eugenie Grandet

Episode 1

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Ian McKellen stars as Eugenie's miserly father, a man whose terror of poverty overrides his love for his child. Gripping dramatisation of Balzac's classic. From July 2014. Show more

Loose Ends

John Sergeant, Alex Wheatle, Odaline de la Martinez, Judy Finnigan, Emma Freud, Carleen Anderson, Dennis Greaves, Mark Feltham

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Clive Anderson is joined by John Sergeant, Alex Wheatle, Odaline de la Martinez, Emma Freud and Judy Finnigan. Music from Carleen Anderson and Dennis Greaves and Mark Feltham. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Clive Anderson
Interviewed Guest:
Odaline de la Martinez
Interviewed Guest:
Judy Finnigan
Interviewed Guest:
Alex Wheatle
Performer:
Dennis Greaves
Performer:
Mark Feltham
Producer:
Sukey Firth

BBC Radio 4 Extra

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