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North by Northamptonshire

Series 1

Episode 4

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Can Ken and Keith's whippets win the talent night? Plus it's scampi fries for Rod and Tanya. With Sheila Hancock. From July 2010. Show more

Daphne Sounds Expensive

Series 2

Time Travel

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for years

Sketch trio Daphne, in their second series, pull out all the stops in a dazzling array of peculiar characters, wacky scenarios, dodgy remarks, curious observations. Show more

Mrs Sidhu Investigates

Murder With Masala

She Sleeps with the Carp

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for years

Mrs Sidhu's determination to solve the case leads her to the mortuary, with unsettling results. Starring Meera Syal. From 2017. Show more

Charles Dickens

Barnaby Rudge

A City in Flames

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for years

Gordon lost control of the mob that is now freeing prisoners. Can the prison gates be unlocked? Stars Ron Cook and Bryan Dick. Show more

Contributors

Charles Dickens:
Iain Glen
Barnaby Rudge:
Daniel Laurie
Mary Rudge:
Heather Craney
Simon Tappertit:
Bryan Dick
Gabriel Varden:
Ron Cook
Dolly Varden:
Amaka Okafor
Geoffrey Haredale:
David Cann
Emma Haredale:
Jaimi Barbakoff
John Chester:
John MacKay
William Rudge:
Tony Bell
Gashford:
Tony Bell
John Willet:
David Schofield
Joe Willet:
Matthew Watson
Adaptor:
Mike Walker

The Real Comedy Controllers: The Things That Made Us Laugh

Comedy in the 21st Century

2. The Museum of Curiosity

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Has broadcast comedy run out of ideas? Paul Jackson, Beryl Vertue, John Lloyd and Jimmy Mulville pool experience to find out. Show more

Naoki Higashida reveals a unique insight into his world as a teenager with severe autism. Read by Matthew Beard. Show more

Maya Angelou's Autobiographies

Gather Together in My Name

Episode 3

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for 12 months

Maya returns to her grandmother in Arkansas. Angelou’s evocative and extraordinary memoirs. Stars Pippa Bennett-Warner. Show more

Charles Dickens

Barnaby Rudge

A City in Flames

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for years

Gordon lost control of the mob that is now freeing prisoners. Can the prison gates be unlocked? Stars Ron Cook and Bryan Dick. Show more

Contributors

Charles Dickens:
Iain Glen
Barnaby Rudge:
Daniel Laurie
Mary Rudge:
Heather Craney
Simon Tappertit:
Bryan Dick
Gabriel Varden:
Ron Cook
Dolly Varden:
Amaka Okafor
Geoffrey Haredale:
David Cann
Emma Haredale:
Jaimi Barbakoff
John Chester:
John MacKay
William Rudge:
Tony Bell
Gashford:
Tony Bell
John Willet:
David Schofield
Joe Willet:
Matthew Watson
Adaptor:
Mike Walker

Mrs Sidhu Investigates

Murder With Masala

She Sleeps with the Carp

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for years

Mrs Sidhu's determination to solve the case leads her to the mortuary, with unsettling results. Starring Meera Syal. From 2017. Show more

The Real Comedy Controllers: The Things That Made Us Laugh

Comedy in the 21st Century

2. The Museum of Curiosity

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Has broadcast comedy run out of ideas? Paul Jackson, Beryl Vertue, John Lloyd and Jimmy Mulville pool experience to find out. Show more

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for years

Bonus material from David Mitchell and Robert Webb's 5th series of sketches with Olivia Colman and James Bachman. From 2013. Show more

Naoki Higashida reveals a unique insight into his world as a teenager with severe autism. Read by Matthew Beard. Show more

Maya Angelou's Autobiographies

Gather Together in My Name

Episode 3

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for 12 months

Maya returns to her grandmother in Arkansas. Angelou’s evocative and extraordinary memoirs. Stars Pippa Bennett-Warner. Show more

Charles Dickens

Barnaby Rudge

A City in Flames

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for years

Gordon lost control of the mob that is now freeing prisoners. Can the prison gates be unlocked? Stars Ron Cook and Bryan Dick. Show more

Contributors

Charles Dickens:
Iain Glen
Barnaby Rudge:
Daniel Laurie
Mary Rudge:
Heather Craney
Simon Tappertit:
Bryan Dick
Gabriel Varden:
Ron Cook
Dolly Varden:
Amaka Okafor
Geoffrey Haredale:
David Cann
Emma Haredale:
Jaimi Barbakoff
John Chester:
John MacKay
William Rudge:
Tony Bell
Gashford:
Tony Bell
John Willet:
David Schofield
Joe Willet:
Matthew Watson
Adaptor:
Mike Walker

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