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Start the Week

BBC Radio 4 FM

Start the Week

18/05/2009

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Andrew Marr talks to John Micklethwait on the return of God, Maggie Gee on cruelty, Richard Eyre on his new play, Robert Shiller on the animal spirits driving our financial system. Show more

Regional Variations (4)

Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week:The Blue Hour

BBC Radio 4 FM

Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 FM

Book of the Week

Jean Rhys - The Blue Hour

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. Lillian Pizzichini's biography of author Jean Rhys. Her life begins on the Windward Island of Dominica. Read by Pooky Quesnel. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Woman's Hour from 10.45

BBC Radio 4 FM

Woman's Hour

Sexual assault convictions; Maureen McGovern; Raising boys

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Why is Britain so bad at securing convictions for sexual assault? Plus, getting boys back on track at school; and American singer Maureen McGovern performs live.

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey

Regional Variations (2)

Rudy's Rare Records: 4/4: The Heart of Saturday Night

BBC Radio 4 FM

Rudy's Rare Records

Series 1

The Heart of Saturday Night

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Grandad, father and son collide, when burglars ransack their Birmingham shop. Stars Lenny Henry. From March 2008. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

The Museum of Curiosity

BBC Radio 4 FM

The Museum of Curiosity

Series 2

Episode 3

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

John Lloyd and Sean Lock invite guests Chris Addison, Bettany Hughes and Rupert Sheldrake to suggest exhibits to their vast imaginary museum. From May 2009. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Falco: Poseidon's Gold

BBC Radio 4 FM

15 Minute Drama

Falco: Poseidons Gold

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Back in Rome after his adventures in Celtic Germany, Falco finds a stranger waiting at his mother's house. And it is not long before he finds himself in a fight. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Crossing Continents: Malaysia - Racial Supremacy No More?

BBC Radio 4 FM

Crossing Continents

Malaysia: Racial Supremacy No More?

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Mukul Devichand reports on tensions between ethnic Malays - who have benefited from positive discrimination in recent decades - and Malaysians of ethnic Chinese and Indian origin. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Start the Week

BBC Radio 4 FM

Start the Week

18/05/2009

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Andrew Marr talks to John Micklethwait on the return of God, Maggie Gee on cruelty, Richard Eyre on his new play, Robert Shiller on the animal spirits driving our financial system. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Book at Bedtime: Brooklyn

BBC Radio 4 FM

Book at Bedtime

Colm Toibin - Brooklyn

Episode 6: Meeting the Family

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

As Eilis' romance with Tony Fiorello blossoms, life in Brooklyn takes on a new rhythm and it is time for Eilis to experience her first Italian meal. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Book of the Week:

BBC Radio 4 FM

Book of the Week

Jean Rhys - The Blue Hour

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. Lillian Pizzichini's biography of author Jean Rhys. Her life begins on the Windward Island of Dominica. Read by Pooky Quesnel. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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