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Regional Variations (4)

Act of Worship

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week: The Junior Officers' Reading Club

BBC Radio 4 FM

Act of Worship

BBC Radio 4 FM

Book of the Week

The Junior Officer's Reading Club

Episode 5: The Road to Sangin

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

From Iraq to Helmand Province and the road to Sangin. Battle contact, so long anticipated, proves satisfying for Hennessey and Operation Silicon is a success. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Woman's Hour

Women in the RAF; School discipline

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

The life of women in the RAF, then and now. Plus, instilling discipline in schools; one family's fight to adopt an HIV positive baby; and control freaks.

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray

Regional Variations (2)

Afternoon Play: On Mardle Fen

BBC Radio 4 FM

Drama

On Mardle Fen

Series 2

Part 4: Silver Ribbon

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Warwick Hedges challenges his son Jack to a race, with Jack to go on his bike by road, Warwick on his skates by waterway, and the first man to arrive at the cathedral door wins. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

America, Empire of Liberty

BBC Radio 4 FM

America, Empire of Liberty

Episode 80: Keeping Faith

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Evangelical Christian and Washington outsider Jimmy Carter is elected president, but his liberal values doom him in the face of the right-wing surge of the Reagan revolution. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Last Word

Michael Jackson; Farrah Fawcett; Douglas Bunn; Steve Race

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Matthew Bannister presents the obituary series, with guests talking about singer Michael Jackson, actress Farrah Fawcett, showjumping's Douglas Bunn and broadcaster Steve Race. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Front Row

Jeff Koons interview, Phedre on the cinema screen; tributes to Michael Jackson

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

With Mark Lawson. Including an interview with artist Jeff Koons, a report on the National Theatre's Phedre on the cinema screen and tributes to Michael Jackson. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

David Attenborough's Life Stories

BBC Radio 4 FM

David Attenborough's Life Stories

Series 1

Episode 4: Giant Birds

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

The largest egg known to have existed was laid in Madagascar, and the bird that laid it was also a giant. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

America, Empire of Liberty Omnibus

BBC Radio 4 FM

America, Empire of Liberty Omnibus

Episode 16: Detente and Discontent

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

As America reels from Watergate, Vietnam and a sagging economy, conservative and evangelical movements born in the country's heartland move to the forefront of public life. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Book of the Week: The Junior Officers' Reading Club

BBC Radio 4 FM

Book of the Week

The Junior Officer's Reading Club

Episode 5: The Road to Sangin

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

From Iraq to Helmand Province and the road to Sangin. Battle contact, so long anticipated, proves satisfying for Hennessey and Operation Silicon is a success. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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