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Book of the Week

Perilous Question: The Drama of the Great Reform Bill 1832

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

In the early 1830s the Whigs led the push for parliamentary reform, but who were they? Read by Adrian Scarborough. From May 2013. Show more

Woman's Hour

Yoko Ono; Dementia Care; Powerlister Shami Chakrabarti

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Yoko Ono, preventative double mastectomy, caring for relatives with dementia, and Shami Chakrabarti on how debates around the kitchen table inspired her career. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Editor:
Robyn Read
Interviewed Guest:
Shami Chakrabarti
Interviewed Guest:
Yoko Ono
Interviewed Guest:
Lara Platman

15 Minute Drama

How Does That Make You Feel?

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Howard thought he had finally got rid of his 33-year-old son, but when Aaron turns up on the doorstep after a year's absence, Howard realises his troubles are far from over. Show more

Drama

Charles Dickens - A Tale of Two Cities

Episode 1: Recalled to Life

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. London and Paris before and during the French Revolution. An encounter on the Dover Road, and a message. With Robert Lindsay. Show more

Contributors

Adaptor:
Mike Walker
Charles Dickens:
Robert Lindsay
Jarvis Lorry:
Jonathan Coy
Miss Pross:
Alison Steadman
Lucie Manette:
Lydia Wilson
Dr Alexandre Manette:
Karl Johnson
Charles Darnay:
Andrew Scott
Ernest Defarge:
James Lailey
Therese Defarge:
Tracy Wiles
Gaspard:
Simon Bubb
Jerry Cruncher:
Carl Prekopp
Composer:
Lennert Busch

Front Row

The Great Gatsby; Eurovision; Anne Tyler's Cultural Exchange

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

The new film of The Great Gatsby, the Eurovision Song Contest 2013 contenders, plans for a French 'culture tax' and Cultural Exchange with Anne Tyler on a 19th-century photograph. Show more

15 Minute Drama

How Does That Make You Feel?

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Howard thought he had finally got rid of his 33-year-old son, but when Aaron turns up on the doorstep after a year's absence, Howard realises his troubles are far from over. Show more

Book at Bedtime

John le Carré - A Delicate Truth

Episode 2: Suspicions and Unease

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

The more Toby Bell sees of his new Minister, the less he understands what really happened in Gibraltar. Read by Damian Lewis. Show more

Absolutely Delish

Episode 3: Flying the Nest

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Four dining-related comedies. 3/4. Flying the Nest, by Alice Birch. When Ed and Annie plan a special family dinner for their two kids, domestic bliss goes out of the window. Show more

Book of the Week

Perilous Question: The Drama of the Great Reform Bill 1832

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

In the early 1830s the Whigs led the push for parliamentary reform, but who were they? Read by Adrian Scarborough. From May 2013. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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