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Act of Worship

BBC Radio 4 LW

Act of Worship

BBC Radio 4 FM

Book of the Week: How to

BBC Radio 4 FM

Book of the Week

How to Get Things Really Flat

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

By Andrew Martin. Novelist Andrew Martin tackles the practicalities of domestic chores. He considers the benefits of doing the washing-up. Show more

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Face the Facts

BBC Radio 4 LW

John Waite meets an Iraqi interpreter who was granted asylum in the UK after being threatened by insurgents because he worked for British forces, and a man who lost his job because he refused to reveal his mother's maiden name. Plus an update on preacher Gilbert Deya. Producer Andrew Smith

Contributors

Unknown:
John Waite
Unknown:
Gilbert Deya.
Producer:
Andrew Smith

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More or Less

Forecasting the Future - More Credit Crunch Maths- Lake Wobegon Effect - Average Wage

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Tim Harford questions ability of professional forecasters at predicting the future. Plus, why so many of us tend to think we are above average wage. Show more

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Afternoon Play: The Further Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

BBC Radio 4 FM

Drama

The Further Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

Episode 2: The Eyes of Horus

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Intrigue for the sleuth as a priceless antique disappears. Stars Clive Merrison and Andrew Sachs. From January 2009. Show more

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Ramblings

Series 9

Episode 3: West Country - Wraxall

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Clare Balding walks in the West Country with Beryl Griffiths, founder of Granny Treks. Beryl has raised huge sums for her local children's hospice through sponsored walks. Show more

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Pilots That Never Flew

BBC Radio 4 FM

Pilots That Never Flew

Episode 5: Agents and Audiences

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Paul Roseby examines the laborious process of creating successful pilot programmes. Paul examines two groups at the sharp end of the process - agents and audiences. Show more

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The Film Programme

BBC Radio 4 FM

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

In an extended edition of a programme that was broadcast first in April, Francine Stock presents a behind the scenes look at Happy-Go-Lucky, Mike Leigh's award-winning comedy.

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Alistair Cooke's Seasonal LettersFrom America

BBC Radio 4 FM

The BBC's North America editor Justin Webb introduces eight of Alistair Cooke's seasonal Letters from America, broadcast in December and January over the five decades of his career. Show more

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Book at Bedtime: The Dark Flower

BBC Radio 4 FM

Book at Bedtime

The Dark Flower

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Toby Stephens reads John Galsworthy's tale of obsessive love and thwarted passion. Now grown to manhood, Mark pursues the unhappily married Olive. Show more

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Great Lives

Series 17

Episode 4: Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

4 Extra Debut. Actor David Soul chooses German pastor Dietrich Bonhoeffer, who was murdered by the Nazis. With Matthew Parris. From December 2008. Show more

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Book of the Week: How to Get Things Really Flat

BBC Radio 4 FM

Book of the Week

How to Get Things Really Flat

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

By Andrew Martin. Novelist Andrew Martin tackles the practicalities of domestic chores. He considers the benefits of doing the washing-up. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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