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Daily Service

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Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 FM

Book of the Week:The Blaze of Obscurity

BBC Radio 4 FM

Book of the Week

The Blaze Of Obscurity

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Clive James reads from his fifth volume of memoirs. The advent of the TV satellite link made interviews possible with people like Tammy Faye Bakker and Willie Nelson. Show more

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Afternoon Play: Dickens Confidential

BBC Radio 4 FM

Drama

Dickens Confidential

Episode 4: The Deal

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

When a timid doctor is accused of murdering his wealthy lover, Dickens alone is convinced of his innocence. His journalistic team's investigations take them to the debtors' prison. Show more

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A Glimpse of Stocking

BBC Radio 4 FM

Afternoon Reading

A Glimpse of Stocking

Episode 1: Hold-Ups

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

By Jojo Moyes. Alice Herring seems like a perfect witness, but all is not as it seems in this comedy of robberies, romance and cubic zirconia. Read by Siobhan Redmond. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Historian Amanda Vickery investigates the complicated arrangements that limited a man's search for a suitable wife.

Regional Variations (2)

Book at Bedtime:And Another Thing....

BBC Radio 4 FM

Book at Bedtime

And Another Thing...

Episode 7

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Eoin Colfer's sequel to Douglas Adams' Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy series. Discovering the importance of the Cheese. Read by Stephen Mangan, with Peter Serafinowicz. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Book of the Week:The Blaze of Obscurity

BBC Radio 4 FM

Book of the Week

The Blaze Of Obscurity

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Clive James reads from his fifth volume of memoirs. The advent of the TV satellite link made interviews possible with people like Tammy Faye Bakker and Willie Nelson. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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