Programme Index

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Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week: The Tall Man

BBC Radio 4 FM

Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 FM

Book of the Week

The Tall Man

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

By Chloe Hooper, read by Kerry Fox. The hidden history of pain and violence that dominates the aboriginal community of Palm Island. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Count Arthur Strong's Radio Show!

BBC Radio 4 FM

Count Arthur Strong's Radio Show!

Series 4

Episode 4: Coach Trip

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

After an attempted coach trip to Bridlington goes terribly wrong, Arthur decides the only way out of a sticky situation is to go 'native'. Stars Steve Delaney. From January 2009. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Murder She Thought

BBC Radio 4 FM

Afternoon Reading

Murder She Thought - Series 2

Episode 2: Portrait of an Unknown Man

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

In this gothic tale by Elizabeth Morgan a painting has strange, possibly dangerous, powers. Read by Miriam Margolyes. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

America, Empire of Liberty

BBC Radio 4 FM

America, Empire of Liberty

Episode 38: Reunion but not Reconstruction

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Series charting the history of America, written and presented by David Reynolds. Former slaves enjoy a brief period of political equality in the South. Show more

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Thinking Allowed

BBC Radio 4 FM

Thinking Allowed

Post Soviet Death Rates - Prisoners' Partners

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Laurie Taylor discusses with Martin McKee and David Stuckler their controversial new report that claims mass privatisation led to large rises in mortality. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

The Child In Time

BBC Radio 4 FM

15 Minute Drama

The Child in Time

Episode 3: He Remembers What Suits Him

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Dramatisation of the novel by Ian McEwan. Stephen tries to find some equilibrium in his life, but struggles to cope alone. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Book at Bedtime: The GuernseyLiterary and Potato Peel Pie Society

BBC Radio 4 FM

Book at Bedtime

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Sian Thomas, Jim Norton, Emilia Fox and Clare Corbett read from Mary Ann Shaffer's novel. A glamorous American publisher arrives in London and besieges Juliet with flowers. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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