Programme Index

Discover 9,911,968 listings and 223,138 playable programmes from the BBC

on BBC Radio 4 FM

With John Humphrys and James Naughtie.
7.25, 8.25 Sports News
7.45 Thought for the Day With Jim Thompson.

Contributors

Unknown:
John Humphrys
Unknown:
James Naughtie.
Unknown:
Jim Thompson.

Introduced by Jenni Murray. Tessa Williams reports on efforts to help men come to terms with their feelings and responsibilities when their partners have been diagnosed with breast cancer. Serial: Angel. Part 3. For details see Monday

Contributors

Introduced By:
Jenni Murray.
Introduced By:
Tessa Williams

Philip Afshar 's six-part comedy drama series about next-door neighbours who start an import business. 4: Florence has to attend a sales meeting when Khalid hurts his back, and Samantha has an announcement to make. with Nisha Kapur. Rachna Kapur , Denise Devlin and Neil McCaul. Producer Jo Clegg

Contributors

Unknown:
Philip Afshar
Unknown:
Nisha Kapur.
Unknown:
Rachna Kapur
Unknown:
Denise Devlin
Unknown:
Neil McCaul.
Producer:
Jo Clegg
Khalid Miah:
Harmage Singh Kalirai
Samantha Miah:
Kathryn Apanowicz
Florence Field:
Annette Kerr

The final part of Catherine Czerkawska 's three-part drama.
The World's III Divided. It is 1913 and some time since Johnnie went to
Canada, leaving Sarah to look after their daughter. with Rachel Ogilvy , Stuart McQuarrie , Colin Gourley , Andrew Conlan. Jean Faulds and Isabel Wright. Incidental music played by John McCusker. Director Hamish Wilson Repeat

Contributors

Unknown:
Catherine Czerkawska
Unknown:
Rachel Ogilvy
Unknown:
Stuart McQuarrie
Unknown:
Colin Gourley
Unknown:
Andrew Conlan.
Unknown:
Jean Faulds
Unknown:
Isabel Wright.
Played By:
John McCusker.
Director:
Hamish Wilson
Sarah:
Sybil Wintrope
Mary (as a childl):
Carolyn Bonnyman
Duncan's mother:
Carolyn Bonnyman
Teresa:
Carolyn Bonnyman
Agnes:
Sheila Donald

Paul Gambaccini finds out if a new biography of Stanley Kubrick reveals any secrets, and reviews Hollywood's latest disaster film, Volcano. Producer Helen Garrison Revised repeat at 9.30pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Paul Gambaccini
Producer:
Helen Garrison

By Jane Rawlinson , read by Jenny Agutter. She had marched for noble causes, then she held the abandoned baby and really became involved. Producer Pam Fraser Solomon
Repeated Saturday 12.30am

Contributors

Unknown:
Jane Rawlinson
Read By:
Jenny Agutter.
Producer:
Pam Fraser Solomon

John Waite and his team of investigators follow up listeners' complaints.
Editor Graham Ellis. Repeated tomorrow
9.05am. WRITE TO: Face the Facts. BBC Broadcasting House. London W1A 1AA

Contributors

Unknown:
John Waite
Editor:
Graham Ellis.

Four programmes in which writer Colm Toibin traces the border dividing the Republic of Ireland from the North. How is the fragile peace affecting the towns and villages which straddle the divide? 1: The Freedom of the City. The journey begins on the west coast, picking up the border near Londonderry. Producer Anthony Denselow

Contributors

Unknown:
Colm Toibin
Producer:
Anthony Denselow

Four programmes in which
Sean Rafferty and Cherrie Mcllwaine visit great houses and gardens in Ireland. 1: Clandeboye, County Down. Producer Julie Brown

Contributors

Unknown:
Sean Rafferty
Unknown:
Cherrie McLlwaine
Producer:
Julie Brown

Four programmes in which top scientists celebrate their trail-blazing heroes of the past. 1: Alfred Russel Wallace
Dr Sandy Knapp introduces the naturalist who developed the same theory of evolution as Darwin-only sooner.
Producer Sandy Raffan

Contributors

Unknown:
Alfred Russel Wallace
Introduces:
Dr Sandy Knapp
Producer:
Sandy Raffan

The final part of Julie Balloo and Jenny Eclair 's comedy drama about three new mothers. The babies are now a year old and their mothers are celebrating. with Tilly Vosburgh , Linda Robson , Kevin Eldon , Julie Balloo , Hugh Ross. Graham Fellows , Lee Cornes , Eva Stuart. Ronnie Ancona and Jenny Eclair. Producer Jane Berthoud

Contributors

Unknown:
Julie Balloo
Unknown:
Jenny Eclair
Unknown:
Tilly Vosburgh
Unknown:
Linda Robson
Unknown:
Kevin Eldon
Unknown:
Julie Balloo
Unknown:
Hugh Ross.
Unknown:
Graham Fellows
Unknown:
Lee Cornes
Unknown:
Eva Stuart.
Unknown:
Ronnie Ancona
Unknown:
Jenny Eclair.
Producer:
Jane Berthoud
Geraldine:
Frances Barber
Shona:
Claire Skinner

The Butter Factor
The last in this run of the comedy series. With Gerard Foster , Dave Lamb , Gordon Southern, Tim Verrinder , Ben Ward and Richard Webb.
Producer Gareth Edwards Repeat

Contributors

Unknown:
Gerard Foster
Unknown:
Dave Lamb
Unknown:
Tim Verrinder
Unknown:
Ben Ward
Unknown:
Richard Webb.
Producer:
Gareth Edwards

BBC Radio 4 FM

About BBC Radio 4

Intelligent speech, the most insightful journalism, the wittiest comedy, the most fascinating features and the most compelling drama and readings anywhere in UK radio.

Appears in

About this data

This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More