Programme Index

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Regional Variations (2)

Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

Ox Travels

Episode 3: The Piece of String

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Shehan Karunatilaka climbs up Adam's Peak in Sri Lanka in search of a man who dispenses a length of string for the wrist to help bring fortune and ward off calamity. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

News Headlines; Shipping Forecast

BBC Radio 4 LW

You and Yours

01/06/2011

Duration: 57 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Winifred Robinson asks if debt companies will be banned from cold calling customers. Plus the latest on illegal downloading and what to do if you're having cucumbers for lunch. Show more

Drama

The Big Broadcast

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Neil Brand's fast-talking musical set in a 1932 Chicago radio studio stars Josie Lawrence and Nigel Harman as an acrimonious songwriting couple who need a new song to save the day. Show more

Contributors

Jean Forsythe:
Josie Lawrence
Grant Thornhill:
Nigel Harman
Arthur Clarke:
Sam Dale
Brannigan:
Sean Baker
Writer:
Neil Brand
Director:
David Hunter

Genres

Brand

Drama

BBC Radio 4 FM

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