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Regional Variations (2)

Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

Permanent Present Tense

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

In 1953, age 27, Henry Molaison undergoes experimental brain surgery. Show more

Woman's Hour

Laura Mvula; Justine Greening

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Music from Laura Mvula. Powerlister Justine Greening, secretary of state for international development. And the campaign to stop so called 'revenge porn'. Jane Garvey presents. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Justine Greening
Interviewed Guest:
Laura Mvula
Interviewed Guest:
Julia Hornle
Interviewed Guest:
Ellie Hutchinson
Producer:
Emma Wallace

15 Minute Drama

Lunch

Episode 1: Reunion

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Bill and Bella haven't seen each other for years. They were great friends who shared a flat, now they disagree about everything. It's the beginning of a beautiful relationship. Show more

Births, Deaths and Marriages

Series 2

Episode 1: The Elephant Malcolm

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. Chief registrar Malcolm Fox blunders by seeing the dentist before a local radio interview. Stars David Schneider. From July 2013. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

News Headlines; Shipping Forecast

BBC Radio 4 LW

You and Yours

House surveys, dementia dogs, email security

Duration: 56 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Julian Worricker hears that mortgage valuers are turning their backs on work, because they believe they are underpaid. Guide dogs specially trained to help people with dementia. Show more

Drama

Alistair McGowan - Three Pieces in the Shape of a Pear

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. The story of three key relationships in the life of French composer Erik Satie. Written by and starring Alistair McGowan, with Nathaniel Parker and Imogen Stubbs. Show more

Contributors

Erik Satie:
Alistair McGowan
Claude-Achille Debussy:
Nathaniel Parker
Suzanne Valadon:
Imogen Stubbs
Paulette Darty:
Charlotte Page
Willy Gaulthier-Villar:
Kevin Eldon
Emma Debussy:
Philippa Stanton
Policeman:
David Seddon
Director:
Emma Harding
Producer:
Emma Harding

Genres

Brand

Drama

The Food Programme

Valentine Warner and Magnus Nilsson's Food Exchange, Part 2

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

In part two of their exchange of food stories, Magnus Nilsson invites Valentine Warner to venture into the lakes of Sweden's Jamtland in the middle of the night in search of trout. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Magnus Nilsson
Producer:
Dan Saladino

I'm Sorry I Haven't A Clue

Series 59

Episode 3

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

A visit to the Winding Wheel Theatre in Chesterfield for regulars Tim Brooke-Taylor, Barry Cryer and Graeme Garden, with Miles Jupp on the panel and Jack Dee in the chair. Show more

Front Row

The World's End; The Color Purple musical; David Sedaris; Badults

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Mark Lawson reviews The World's End, a new film from Simon Pegg and Edgar Wright; writer Marsha Norman on The Color Purple; Cultural Exchange with David Sedaris; TV comedy Badults. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mark Lawson
Interviewed Guest:
Marsha Norman
Interviewed Guest:
Matthew Crosby
Interviewed Guest:
Tom Parry
Interviewed Guest:
Ben Clark
Interviewed Guest:
David Sedaris
Producer:
Dymphna Flynn

15 Minute Drama

Lunch

Episode 1: Reunion

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Bill and Bella haven't seen each other for years. They were great friends who shared a flat, now they disagree about everything. It's the beginning of a beautiful relationship. Show more

Book at Bedtime

Their Eyes Were Watching God

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

When Janie is caught kissing shiftless Johnny Taylor, her grandmother swiftly marries her off to an old man with 60 acres. An African-American classic published in the 1930s. Show more

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 14 days

Arthur Smith's at home in London with Billy Jenkins, Kevin Eldon, Imran Yusef and poetry from Kate Fox. From April 2011. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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