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Just a Minute

BBC Radio 4 LW

7/10. Nicholas Parsons hosts the stopwatch comedy panel game from the Latitude festival in Southwold, where the panellists are Paul Merton , Clement Freud , Ross Noble and Robin Ince. Repeated from Monday

Contributors

Unknown:
Nicholas Parsons
Unknown:
Paul Merton
Unknown:
Clement Freud
Unknown:
Ross Noble
Unknown:
Robin Ince.

Pork. The summer series concludes with James Martin searching for the best pork, along the way meeting former world champion racing driver Jody Scheckter , now a bio-dynamic farmer.
Producer Margaret Collins Repeated tomorrow at 4pm

Contributors

Unknown:
James Martin
Unknown:
Jody Scheckter
Producer:
Margaret Collins

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British Jews and the Dream of Zion

BBC Radio 4 FM

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Jonathan Freedland explores the complex relationship between British Jews and the Jewish homeland. Religious and secular Jews explain what Israel means to them today. Show more

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Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen'sHistory of Home

BBC Radio 4 FM

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Bowen hits Manchester to explore the rise of lofts during the 1980s - a change in people's expectations of what homes could be. From April 2008.

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Classic Serial: The Expedition of Humphry Clinker

BBC Radio 4 FM

Classic Serial

Tobias Smollett - The Expedition of Humphry Clinker

Episode 3

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Squire Bramble and his tiresome family head home changed people. Boisterous satire of 18th-century life with Joanna Page, Nigel Anthony, Marcia Warren. Show more

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Open Book

Tibor Fischer, Books for a rainy day, Frankenstein in Fiction, and Winston Graham Centenary

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Tibor Fischer joins Mariella Frostrup to discuss Good to Be God, his first novel for several years, in which a con artist tries to pull off an extremely ambitious identity theft. Show more

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For One Night Only

BBC Radio 4 FM

For One Night Only

Series 4

Elvis Comes Back

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Paul Gambaccini recalls classic concerts. An electrifying performance on NBC TV in December 1968 restored Elvis Presley's reputation at a time when his star seemed to be waning. Show more

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And the Academy Award Goes to ...

BBC Radio 4 FM

And the Academy Award Goes To...

Series 1

Episode 2: One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

In his history of the Oscars, Paul Gambaccini examines the first post-war winner to sweep five major Academy awards. From February 2008. Show more

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Thinking Allowed

BBC Radio 4 FM

Thinking Allowed

Café Culture – Human Waste

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Laurie Taylor examines our behaviour in coffee shops with Dr Eric Laurier, author of The Cappuccino Community: cafes and civic life in the contemporary city. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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