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Book of the Week

Richard Holmes - Falling Upwards

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Early scientists were sceptical about the new opportunities offered by flight, unlike the military. Read by Rory Kinnear. From May 2013. Show more

Woman's Hour

The dangers of being a 'cool parent'; Sexual assaults in the US military

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Jane Garvey offers a female perspective. Sexual assaults in the US military, the dangers of being a 'cool' parent, and can you stay friends with both sides of a divorcing couple? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Becky Halstead
Interviewed Guest:
Judy Atwood-Bell
Interviewed Guest:
Lucy Robinson
Producer:
Louise Corley

15 Minute Drama

Dinner at the Homesick Restaurant

Episode 2: Teaching the Cat to Yawn

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Young Cody's jealousy of his placid younger brother Ezra accelerates. Fractured Baltimore family drama starring Barbara Barnes. Show more

Drama

Charles Dickens - A Tale of Two Cities

Episode 2: The Old Order

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Charles Darnay is on trial for treason, and the dissolute Sydney Carlton is defending him. With Robert Lindsay and Andrew Scott. Show more

Contributors

Adaptor:
Mike Walker
Charles Dickens:
Robert Lindsay
Jarvis Lorry:
Jonathan Coy
Lucie Manette:
Lydia Wilson
Dr Alexandre Manette:
Karl Johnson
Charles Darnay:
Andrew Scott
Sydney Carton:
Paul Ready
Ernest Defarge:
James Lailey
Therese Defarge:
Tracy Wiles
Marquis St Evremonde:
Clive Merrison
Stryver:
Simon Bubb
Jerry Cruncher:
Carl Prekopp
Mrs Cruncher:
Adjoa Andoh
Natty Cruncher:
Daniel Cooper
Attorney General:
Paul Moriarty
Composer:
Lennert Busch

Front Row

Dan Brown; Wagner at 200; Eddie Braben remembered; Mary Beard's Cultural Exchange

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

An interview with bestselling writer Dan Brown, reflecting on Wagner as he turns 200, remembering Morecambe and Wise writer Eddie Braben, and Mary Beard's Cultural Exchange. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mark Lawson
Interviewed Guest:
Dan Brown
Interviewed Guest:
Ed Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Gillian Reynolds
Interviewed Guest:
Mary Beard
Producer:
Ellie Bury

15 Minute Drama

Dinner at the Homesick Restaurant

Episode 2: Teaching the Cat to Yawn

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Young Cody's jealousy of his placid younger brother Ezra accelerates. Fractured Baltimore family drama starring Barbara Barnes. Show more

Book at Bedtime

John le Carré - A Delicate Truth

Episode 7: A Good Man Lost

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Where on earth is Jeb? The battle to reveal the truth of events on the Rock of Gibraltar continues. Read by Damian Lewis. From December 2012. Show more

Book of the Week

Richard Holmes - Falling Upwards

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Early scientists were sceptical about the new opportunities offered by flight, unlike the military. Read by Rory Kinnear. From May 2013. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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