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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 4: England and The Beatles

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Series of essays by Andrew O'Hagan, read and abridged by the author. The Fab Four came to represent the thrill of rock music as a form of dreaming in the present tense of history. Show more

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Woman's Hour

Living with the family business; Emigrating

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 4 FM

How does growing up above the shop affect family life? Plus the pleasures and pitfalls of starting a new life abroad, and Christine Black on the death of her son from variant CJD.

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray

Regional Variations (2)

The Material World

BBC Radio 4 FM

Material World

Life on Mars - Sports Drug Testing Science

Duration: 26 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Quentin Cooper explores the possibility of life on Mars. Does the presence of water mean that Mars could have supported life and what can this tell us about our own future? Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Mr Maugham's Journey Home

BBC Radio 4 FM

15 Minute Drama

Mr Maugham's Journey Home

Episode 4: Book Bag

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Stories by Somerset Maugham. The author finds himself lending books to a man who wants to tell him the story of his unhappy engagement. Thus begins a night he will never forget. Show more

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Children of the Olympic Bid

BBC Radio 4 FM

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Peter White continues to follow the progress of the 30 youngsters who travelled to Singapore in support of London's Olympic bid. 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 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Jonathan Pryce reads from HG Wells's classic horror story. The creatures of Moreau's island begin to revolt and attempt a terrible revenge. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

The Lost Weblog of Scrooby Trevrthick

BBC Radio 4 FM

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Comedy series written by and starring Andy Parsons. Scrooby has been feeling overweight. Having investigated various fad diets, he settles on a fiendishly complicated regimen. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Book of the Week:The Atlantic Ocean

BBC Radio 4 FM

Book of the Week

The Atlantic Ocean

Episode 4: England and The Beatles

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Series of essays by Andrew O'Hagan, read and abridged by the author. The Fab Four came to represent the thrill of rock music as a form of dreaming in the present tense of history. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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