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Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week:The Atlantic Ocean

BBC Radio 4 FM

Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 FM

Book of the Week

The Atlantic Ocean

Episode 3: On Hating Football

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Series of essays by Andrew O'Hagan, read and abridged by the author. Andrew describes the exact moment when he decided to hate football for life. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Woman's Hour

Switching off; Food allergies; The life of Margaret Roper

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 4 FM

How easy is it to take a break from the daily grind? Plus the impact food allergies can have on a family, and historian John Guy on Sir Thomas More's daughter Margaret Roper.

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray

Regional Variations (2)

Afternoon Play: A Fire in the Sun

BBC Radio 4 FM

Drama

Robin Mukherjee - A Fire in the Sun

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

A woman visits her parents in their fire-ravaged Spanish home. Memories are lost, but new discoveries await. Stars Haydn Gwynne. Show more

Contributors

Genres

Brand

Drama

Regional Variations (2)

Thinking Allowed

BBC Radio 4 FM

Thinking Allowed

Bad Medicine - Heritage Miners

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Laurie Taylor reappraises the history of medicine with historian, Professor David Wootton and medical sociologist, Professor David Armstrong from King’s College, London. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Count Arthur Strong's Radio Show!

BBC Radio 4 FM

Count Arthur Strong's Radio Show!

Series 3

Episode 5: 2001: A Space Idiocy

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Arthur's mobile phone lines get crossed, and his hospital radio show sparks disaster. Stars Steve Delaney. From January 2008.

Regional Variations (2)

Mr Maugham's Journey Home

BBC Radio 4 FM

15 Minute Drama

Mr Maugham's Journey Home

Episode 3: Daisy

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Stories by Somerset Maugham. When their daughter Daisy elopes with a married man, the Griffiths want nothing more to do with her. But things can change. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

World on the Move:Great Animal Migrations

BBC Radio 4 FM

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Philippa Forrester and Brett Westwood present the series following the movement of animals, including an encounter with Alaskan grizzly bears as they feast on migrating salmon. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Book at Bedtime:The Island of Dr Moreau

BBC Radio 4 FM

Book at Bedtime

The Island of Dr Moreau

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Jonathan Pryce reads from H G Wells's classic horror story. Fearing that he may become one of Moreau's victims, Prendick attempts to escape - only to stumble across greater horrors. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Book of the Week:The Atlantic Ocean

BBC Radio 4 FM

Book of the Week

The Atlantic Ocean

Episode 3: On Hating Football

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Series of essays by Andrew O'Hagan, read and abridged by the author. Andrew describes the exact moment when he decided to hate football for life. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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