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Act of Worship

BBC Radio 4 LW

Act of Worship

BBC Radio 4 FM

Book of the Week: Cooke's Elections

BBC Radio 4 FM

Book of the Week

Cooke's Elections

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Alistair Cooke's famous Letters from America, broadcast during previous election campaigns. The election of George W Bush in November 2000 was to be Cooke's last. Show more

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Woman's Hour

Is education too functional?; Singer Charlene Oliver

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Do schools offer an education that will help pupils lead fulfilled and flexible lives? Plus, singer Charlene Oliver on her relationship with the song I've Never Been to Me.

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey

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Paul Temple and the Madison Mystery

BBC Radio 4 FM

Paul Temple

Paul Temple and the Madison Mystery

Episode 8: Introducing Madison

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Paul springs his trap, and the secret of the watch-chain is finally revealed. Francis Durbridge adventure stars Crawford Logan, Gerda Stevenson, Richard Greenwood and Gareth Thomas. Show more

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SOS: Save Our Souls

BBC Radio 4 FM

Afternoon Reading

SOS: Save Our Souls

Episode 5: The Weight of the Earth and the Lightness of the Human Heart

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Short stories to mark the 100th anniversary of the SOS call. In Linda Cracknell's tale, a climber teeters between life and death on the slopes of a remote mountain. Show more

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The Film Programme

BBC Radio 4 FM

Duration: 26 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Alex Cox, the director of Repo Man talks about his new book and movie and Peter Berg, the director of Hancock describes what you can and can not do in a Will Smith blockbuster. Show more

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Cosmic Quest Omnibus

Episode 6: Birth, Life and Death

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Heather Couper concludes her history of astronomy with an exploration of the birth, life and death of stars, the formation of planets and the search for worlds beyond our own. Show more

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A Good Read Repeated from Tuesday at 4.30pm

BBC Radio 4 FM

A Good Read

Les Dennis and Michael Simkins

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

4 Extra Debut. Sue MacGregor, Les Dennis and Michael Simkins discuss books by Saul Bellow, Patrick Hamilton and Gene Wilder. From 2008. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Book of the Week: Cooke's Elections

BBC Radio 4 FM

Book of the Week

Cooke's Elections

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Alistair Cooke's famous Letters from America, broadcast during previous election campaigns. The election of George W Bush in November 2000 was to be Cooke's last. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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