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North by Northamptonshire

Series 1

Episode 2

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for 27 days

As talent night rehearsals grind on, peanuts and a trolley challenge some town residents. Stars Sheila Hancock. From June 2010. Show more

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

Hexagonal Phase

3. In Space, No One Can Hear You Complain

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for years

Are Arthur Dent, Trillian and Random really the last remaining humans in The Galaxy? Maybe not. Stars Simon Jones. From 2018. Show more

Contributors

The Voice of the Book:
John Lloyd
Arthur Dent:
Simon Jones
Ford Prefect:
Geoff McGivern
Zaphod Beeblebrox:
Mark Wing-Davey
Tricia McMillan:
Sandra Dickinson
Wowbagger:
Toby Longworth
Constant Mown:
Andy Secombe
Left Brain:
Mitch Benn
Fenchurch:
Jane Horrocks
Hillman Hunter:
Ed Byrne
The Guide MkII:
Stephen Hawking
The Consultant:
Lenny Henry
Heimdall:
Tom Alexander
Buckeye Brown:
Tom Alexander
Eccentrica:
Tom Alexander
Gunner Vogon:
Tom Alexander
Aseed Preflux:
Philip Pope
Sub-Etha Voice:
Philip Pope
HOG Door:
Philip Pope
Modgud:
Theo Maggs
The Viking:
Theo Maggs
Announcer:
John Marsh
Director:
Dirk Maggs
Adaptor:
Dirk Maggs

Listomania

Pilot Episode

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for 5 months

Susan Calman encourages Lucy Porter, Joe Lycett, Richard Herring and Katherine Ryan to explore the world of lists. From 2014. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Susan Calman
Panellist:
Lucy Porter
Panellist:
Joe Lycett
Panellist:
Richard Herring
Panellist:
Katherine Ryan
Producer:
Adnan Ahmed
Producer:
Sam Bryant

Drama

Donna Franceschild - Quartet

Episode 4: Almost Top of the Bill

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

As the band try desperately to get a gig, Stuart, the bass player, finds his home and livelihood in jeopardy. From April 2013. Show more

Book at Bedtime

Ian Sansom - The Norfolk Mystery

Episode 9

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Morley and Sefton are keen to meet the person who painted a lustful portrait of the maid, Hannah. Read by Julian Rhind-Tutt. From August 2013. Show more

Listomania

Pilot Episode

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for 5 months

Susan Calman encourages Lucy Porter, Joe Lycett, Richard Herring and Katherine Ryan to explore the world of lists. From 2014. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Susan Calman
Panellist:
Lucy Porter
Panellist:
Joe Lycett
Panellist:
Richard Herring
Panellist:
Katherine Ryan
Producer:
Adnan Ahmed
Producer:
Sam Bryant

North by Northamptonshire

Series 1

Episode 2

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for 27 days

As talent night rehearsals grind on, peanuts and a trolley challenge some town residents. Stars Sheila Hancock. From June 2010. Show more

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

Hexagonal Phase

3. In Space, No One Can Hear You Complain

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for years

Are Arthur Dent, Trillian and Random really the last remaining humans in The Galaxy? Maybe not. Stars Simon Jones. From 2018. Show more

Contributors

The Voice of the Book:
John Lloyd
Arthur Dent:
Simon Jones
Ford Prefect:
Geoff McGivern
Zaphod Beeblebrox:
Mark Wing-Davey
Tricia McMillan:
Sandra Dickinson
Wowbagger:
Toby Longworth
Constant Mown:
Andy Secombe
Left Brain:
Mitch Benn
Fenchurch:
Jane Horrocks
Hillman Hunter:
Ed Byrne
The Guide MkII:
Stephen Hawking
The Consultant:
Lenny Henry
Heimdall:
Tom Alexander
Buckeye Brown:
Tom Alexander
Eccentrica:
Tom Alexander
Gunner Vogon:
Tom Alexander
Aseed Preflux:
Philip Pope
Sub-Etha Voice:
Philip Pope
HOG Door:
Philip Pope
Modgud:
Theo Maggs
The Viking:
Theo Maggs
Announcer:
John Marsh
Director:
Dirk Maggs
Adaptor:
Dirk Maggs

Drama

Donna Franceschild - Quartet

Episode 4: Almost Top of the Bill

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

As the band try desperately to get a gig, Stuart, the bass player, finds his home and livelihood in jeopardy. From April 2013. Show more

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

Hexagonal Phase

3. In Space, No One Can Hear You Complain

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for years

Are Arthur Dent, Trillian and Random really the last remaining humans in The Galaxy? Maybe not. Stars Simon Jones. From 2018. Show more

Contributors

The Voice of the Book:
John Lloyd
Arthur Dent:
Simon Jones
Ford Prefect:
Geoff McGivern
Zaphod Beeblebrox:
Mark Wing-Davey
Tricia McMillan:
Sandra Dickinson
Wowbagger:
Toby Longworth
Constant Mown:
Andy Secombe
Left Brain:
Mitch Benn
Fenchurch:
Jane Horrocks
Hillman Hunter:
Ed Byrne
The Guide MkII:
Stephen Hawking
The Consultant:
Lenny Henry
Heimdall:
Tom Alexander
Buckeye Brown:
Tom Alexander
Eccentrica:
Tom Alexander
Gunner Vogon:
Tom Alexander
Aseed Preflux:
Philip Pope
Sub-Etha Voice:
Philip Pope
HOG Door:
Philip Pope
Modgud:
Theo Maggs
The Viking:
Theo Maggs
Announcer:
John Marsh
Director:
Dirk Maggs
Adaptor:
Dirk Maggs

Book at Bedtime

Ian Sansom - The Norfolk Mystery

Episode 9

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Morley and Sefton are keen to meet the person who painted a lustful portrait of the maid, Hannah. Read by Julian Rhind-Tutt. From August 2013. Show more

Listomania

Pilot Episode

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for 5 months

Susan Calman encourages Lucy Porter, Joe Lycett, Richard Herring and Katherine Ryan to explore the world of lists. From 2014. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Susan Calman
Panellist:
Lucy Porter
Panellist:
Joe Lycett
Panellist:
Richard Herring
Panellist:
Katherine Ryan
Producer:
Adnan Ahmed
Producer:
Sam Bryant

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