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Regional Variations (2)

Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

Damian Barr - Maggie and Me

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

As the steelworkers at Ravenscraig go out on strike, 10-year-old Damian falls in love for the first time. But at home, tensions escalate. From June 2013. Show more

Woman's Hour

Raha Moharrak; Bullying in the Playground

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Jane Garvey presents the female perspective on the world, including Raha Moharrak on her Everest climb, making hats, and how parenting can affect playground bullying. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Maria Miller
Interviewed Guest:
Raha Moharrak
Interviewed Guest:
Dieter Wolke
Interviewed Guest:
Sue Minto
Interviewed Guest:
Mary Jane Baxter

Regional Variations (2)

News Headlines; Shipping Forecast

BBC Radio 4 LW

You and Yours

Call You and Yours: The future of our high streets

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

What more should be done to secure the future of our high streets? Julian Worricker puts your views to a panel of experts at the Corn Exchange in Bedford. Show more

Drama

Charles Dickens - A Tale of Two Cities

Episode 4: The Grindstone

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Much against the wishes of his wife, Charles Darnay is determined to travel to Paris to go to the aid of a family retainer who has been imprisoned. With Andrew Scott. Show more

Contributors

Adaptor:
Mike Walker
Charles Dickens:
Robert Lindsay
Jarvis Lorry:
Jonathan Coy
Miss Pross:
Alison Steadman
Dr Alexandre Manette:
Karl Johnson
Lucie Manette:
Lydia Wilson
Charles Darnay:
Andrew Scott
Sydney Carton:
Paul Ready
Ernest Defarge:
James Lailey
Therese Defarge:
Tracy Wiles
Jerry Cruncher:
Carl Prekopp
Court President:
Paul Moriarty
Ensemble:
Rikki Lawton

A Good Read

Terry Deary and Shappi Khorsandi

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

4 Extra Debut. Terry Deary, Shappi Khorsandi and Harriett Gilbert discuss books by GK Chesterton, Sue Townsend and John McGahern. From 2013. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Terry Deary
Interviewed Guest:
Shappi Khorsandi
Producer:
Beth O'Dea

The Castle

Series 4

Episode 4: Boogie Knights

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

The wedding of the decade is almost ruined by 200 tents and an over-excited woodpecker. Medieval sitcom stars James Fleet. From June 2012. Show more

Contributors

Sir John Woodstock:
James Fleet
Sir William De Warenne:
Neil Dudgeon
Lady Anne Woodstock:
Martha Howe-Douglas
Cardinal Duncan:
Jonathan Kydd
Lady Charlotte:
Ingrid Oliver
Master Henry Woodstock:
Steven Kynman
Kate Puddleton:
Jess Robinson
Writer:
Kim Fuller
Director:
David Tyler
Producer:
David Tyler

Book at Bedtime

Sarah Dunant - Blood and Beauty

Episode 7

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Alexander and Cesare adopt a devious strategy against the French King and his vast army, in an attempt to avoid disaster. Read by Robert Glenister. Show more

Book of the Week

Damian Barr - Maggie and Me

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

As the steelworkers at Ravenscraig go out on strike, 10-year-old Damian falls in love for the first time. But at home, tensions escalate. From June 2013. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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