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Act of Worship

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week:For All the Tea in China

BBC Radio 4 FM

Act of Worship

BBC Radio 4 FM

Book of the Week

For All the Tea in China

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

By Sarah Rose. Robert Fortune travels 250 miles by junk and sedan into the interior of China to discover what he can of the secrets of black tea. Read by Maureen Beattie. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Woman's Hour

Carol Ann Duffy; Madame de la Fayette

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Poet Carol Ann Duffy's first interview as Poet Laureate. Plus, Alan and Irene Brogan on their institutionalised childhood; and the enduring appeal of Madame de la Fayette.

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray

Regional Variations (2)

Calling Time on the Binge Drinkers

BBC Radio 4 FM

Frenchman, former Millennium Dome supremo and UK leisure industry executive PY Gerbeau examines our cultural obsession with drinking to excess and tries to find solutions. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Chain Reaction

BBC Radio 4 FM

Chain Reaction

Series 3

Episode 2: Clive Anderson Interviews John Lloyd

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

The comedian and the presenter get chatting in the tag talk show, where this week's guest is next week's interviewer. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Picturing Britain

BBC Radio 4 FM

Picturing Britain

Series 1

Episode 5: Brand Britannia

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Adil Ray meets Richard Foster, the photographer behind magazines' glitzy boots and glittering watches and finds a man recovering from an accident that left him severely paralysed. Show more

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The Film Programme

BBC Radio 4 FM

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Francine Stock talks to Michael Caine, who reveals why his wife banned their daughter from seeing his new film, Is Anybody There? Plus Terence Davies on an Alastair Sim comedy. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Lady Audley's Secret

BBC Radio 4 FM

15 Minute Drama

ME Braddon - Lady Audley's Secret

Episode 10

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Determined to avenge the crime against his friend, Robert confronts the beautiful Lucy with the truth. Stars Alex Wyndham. Show more

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Great Lives

Series 18

Episode 4: Carl Gustav Jung

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Actress and campaigner for mental health, Ruby Wax, champions Swiss psychoanalyst, Carl Jung. With Matthew Parris. From April 2009. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Book of the Week

BBC Radio 4 FM

Book of the Week

For All the Tea in China

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

By Sarah Rose. Robert Fortune travels 250 miles by junk and sedan into the interior of China to discover what he can of the secrets of black tea. Read by Maureen Beattie. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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