Programme Index

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In Our Time

The Enclosures of the 18th Century

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the 18th and 19th century enclosure movement which divided the British countryside both literally and figuratively. Show more

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Young Musicians Grown Old:BBC Young Musician at 30

BBC Radio 4 FM

As BBC Young Musician of the Year celebrates its 30th year, 2006 winner Mark Simpson talks to previous winners to see how they coped with the expectations. Show more

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A Wonderful Way to Make a Living

BBC Radio 4 FM

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Joe talks to personal trainers, personal organisers and a New Yorker who came up with the brilliant idea of naked yoga lessons. Show more

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Open Book

William Sutcliffe, Nabokov's Last Novel, and Writing "Faction"

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Mariella Frostrup talks to novelist William Sutcliffe, who discusses his new novel Whatever Makes You Happy and explains his fascination with men who refuse to grow up. Show more

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The Material World

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Material World

Back to the Future: Dan Dare - Synthetic Biology

Duration: 26 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Quentin Cooper discusses the postwar boom in science and technology with Ben Russell, a curator of the Science Museum's new exhibition Dan Dare and the Birth of Hi Tech Britain. Show more

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An Expert in Murder

BBC Radio 4 FM

15 Minute Drama

Nicola Upson - An Expert in Murder

Episode 9

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Murder mystery set in 1934. Penrose has discovered a link between Elspeth and Bernard but he has yet to find out the identity of the murderer. From May 2008. Show more

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In Our Time

The Enclosures of the 18th Century

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the 18th and 19th century enclosure movement which divided the British countryside both literally and figuratively. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Book at Bedtime: The SecretScripture

BBC Radio 4 FM

Book at Bedtime

Sebastian Barry - The Secret Scripture

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Elderly patient Roseanne McNulty discovers that Dr Grene has suffered a terrible loss. Read by Doreen Keogh and Alex Jennings. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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