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Act of Worship

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

Margaret Thatcher: The Authorized Biography

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

In 1997, Margaret Thatcher invited Charles Moore to write her biography. This is the first volume of his portrait of the former prime minster. The reader is Nicholas Farrell. Show more

Woman's Hour

The Staves; Alison Curtis; Women in science fiction

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Folk rock sisters The Staves sing live in studio, Britain's first female boxing coach Alison Curtis, and what has happened to the hard women in science fiction? With Jenni Murray. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Helen Lee
Performer:
The Staves
Interviewed Guest:
Alison Curtis

The Cazalets

Confusion

Episode 10

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Archie has devastating news for Zoe, but neither of them knows who is returning to surprise them. The joys and sorrows of war have never seemed more acute than now. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

News Headlines; Shipping Forecast

BBC Radio 4 LW

You and Yours

Five-a-day, Goat Meat, Clever Headlines and School Dinners

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

The drink that promises children their 'five-a-day' but is said to deliver not a single one. Clever headlines catch the eye, but how much is a good one worth? With Peter White. Show more

Drama

Michael Stewart - Dead Man's Suit

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. When a strange loner buys a suit in a charity shop, it changes his life. Black, supernatural comedy starring Jeremy Swift. Show more

Afternoon Reading

Agatha Christie's The Mysterious Mr Quin

Episode 3: The Sign in the Sky

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Martin Jarvis reads three stories by Agatha Christie. Mr Quin and Mr Satterthwaite investigate a possible miscarriage of justice. Show more

Last Word

A country singer, a Labour Party General Secretary, a film star, a cellist and a co-housing campaigner

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Matthew Bannister on country star George Jones, Labour Party general secretary Jim Mortimer, film star Deanna Durbin, cellist Janos Starker and co-housing campaigner Sarah Berger. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Hank Wangford

The Archers

03/05/2013

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Nic comes up with an idea, and Pat puts Lynda straight. Show more

Contributors

Alistair Lloyd:
Michael Lumsden
David Archer:
Tim Bentinck
Ruth Archer:
Felicity Finch
Pip Archer:
Helen Monks
Josh Archer:
Cian Cheesbrough
Tony Archer:
Colin Skipp
Helen Archer:
Louiza Patikas
Tom Archer:
Tom Graham
Jennifer Aldridge:
Angela Piper
Matt Crawford:
Kim Durham
Lilian Bellamy:
Sunny Ormonde
Christine Barford:
Lesley Saweard
Clarrie Grundy:
Heather Bell
Nic Grundy:
Becky Wright
Neil Carter:
Brian Hewlett
Susan Carter:
Charlotte Martin
Brenda Tucker:
Amy Shindler
Lynda Snell:
Carole Boyd
Kirsty Miller:
Annabelle Dowler
Darrell Makepeace:
Dan Hagley
Elona Makepeace:
Eri Shuka
Charlie Morgan:
Ben Caplan

Front Row

Agnetha Fältskog; Hannibal reviewed; Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Arts news. John Wilson meets Agnetha Fältskog; TV's Hannibal reviewed; writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie chooses a painting by Ben Enwonwu for the Cultural Exchange. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Interviewed Guest:
Agnetha Faltskog
Participant:
Mark Billingham

The Cazalets

Confusion

Episode 10

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Archie has devastating news for Zoe, but neither of them knows who is returning to surprise them. The joys and sorrows of war have never seemed more acute than now. Show more

Saturday Drama

Talking It Over

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Julia Stoneham's dramatisation of Julian Barnes's love triangle tale, which slowly darkens and deepens, drawing the listener compellingly into the quagmires of the heart. Show more

Book at Bedtime

This Is Where I Am

Episode 10

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Debs has been overburdened by grief at losing her husband. Abdi shows her how to let it go and, in return, Debs makes a startling discovery about his family's last day in Dadaab. Show more

Great Lives

Series 30

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Gyles Brandreth chooses Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, creator of Sherlock Holmes. With Matthew Parris and Andrew Lycett. From 2013. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Matthew Parris
Presenter:
Matthew Parris
Interviewed Guest:
Gyles Brandreth
Interviewed Guest:
Gyles Brandreth
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew Lycett
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew Lycett

Book of the Week

Margaret Thatcher: The Authorized Biography

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

In 1997, Margaret Thatcher invited Charles Moore to write her biography. This is the first volume of his portrait of the former prime minster. The reader is Nicholas Farrell. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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