Programme Index

Discover 10,249,320 listings and 227,657 playable programmes from the BBC


John Taylor - A Bottle on the Shore

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. A heart-stopping message found in a bottle on a Sheppey beach persuades Dr Liebreich to turn detective. Stars Stella Gonet. Show more





This listing contains language that some may find offensive.

Bleak Expectations

Series 5

A Writerly Life Made Dreadfully Different

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 4 months

It’s a writing showdown between Pip and Charles Dickens. Mark Evans' Victorian comic epic stars Tom Allen. From December 2012. Show more


Mark Evans
Sir Philip:
Richard Johnson
Young Pip Bin:
Tom Allen
Gently Benevolent:
Anthony Head
Harry Biscuit:
James Bachman
Geoffrey Whitehead
Susy Kane
The Real Charles Dickens:
Mark Evans

BBC Radio 4 FM

About BBC Radio 4

Intelligent speech, the most insightful journalism, the wittiest comedy, the most fascinating features and the most compelling drama and readings anywhere in UK radio.

About this data

This data is drawn from the data stream that informs BBC's iPlayer and Sounds. The information shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was/is subject to change and may not be accurate. More