Programme Index

Discover 10,053,839 listings and 230,715 playable programmes from the BBC

Regional Variations (2)

Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

Alyn Shipton - Nilsson: The Life of a Singer-Songwriter

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Having damaged his voice with drink and drugs Harry Nilsson turns to a bizarre alternative therapy. Biography read by Kerry Shale. Show more

Woman's Hour

Women in Science; Jessica Swale; Vatican PR

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Encouraging women to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and maths; the signficance of the appointment of a female PR to a Vatican commission. Jenni Murray presents. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Joanna Moorhead
Interviewed Guest:
Alison Phillips
Interviewed Guest:
Jessica Swale
Interviewed Guest:
Shaleem Grant
Interviewed Guest:
Anne-Marie Imafidon
Interviewed Guest:
Emma LE Rees
Producer:
Rebecca Wood

15 Minute Drama

The True Story of Bonnie Parker

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Bonnie and Clyde are holed up in Oklahoma, but the law is closing in on them. A new take on a classic by Beatrice Colin. Starring Finn den Hertog, Melody Grove. From August 2013. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

News Headlines; Shipping Forecast

BBC Radio 4 LW

You and Yours

Smart meters, 5G, caps on mobile bills

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Peter White looks at ways to opt out of smart meter installation, and the latest addition to smart phones - smart watches you can wear on your wrist. Show more

Drama

On Mardle Fen

Series 6

Part 2: Mardle End, part 2

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Up a tree at dusk, eccentric chef Warwick Hedges, disguised as a badger, is shot at. Could this be poachers or something more sinister? Show more

Contributors

Warwick Hedges:
Trevor Peacock
Jack Hedges:
Sam Dale
Marcia Hedges:
Kate Buffery
Samuel:
John Rowe
Director:
Claire Grove

Genres

The Film Programme

Shane Carruth, Gravity, film schools

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Francine Stock talks to director Shane Carruth about his new film Upstream Colour, and to Nik Powell and Asif Kapadia about films schools' relationship to the film industry. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Francine Stock
Interviewed Guest:
Shane Carruth
Interviewed Guest:
Nik Powell
Interviewed Guest:
Asif Kapadia
Producer:
Hilary Dunn

Front Row

Simon Schama, Big Data art, Night of the Demon

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Historian and presenter Simon Schama on The Story of the Jews; the artists who find inspiration in big data; the most famous monster in British cinema history. With Kirsty Lang. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Simon Schama
Interviewed Guest:
Stanza undefined
Interviewed Guest:
R Luke Dubois
Interviewed Guest:
Hannah Redler

15 Minute Drama

The True Story of Bonnie Parker

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Bonnie and Clyde are holed up in Oklahoma, but the law is closing in on them. A new take on a classic by Beatrice Colin. Starring Finn den Hertog, Melody Grove. From August 2013. Show more

North by Northamptonshire

Series 1

Episode 4

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Can Ken and Keith's whippets win the talent night? Plus it's scampi fries for Rod and Tanya. With Sheila Hancock. From July 2010. Show more

Book of the Week

Alyn Shipton - Nilsson: The Life of a Singer-Songwriter

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Having damaged his voice with drink and drugs Harry Nilsson turns to a bizarre alternative therapy. Biography read by Kerry Shale. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

About BBC Radio 4

Intelligent speech, the most insightful journalism, the wittiest comedy, the most fascinating features and the most compelling drama and readings anywhere in UK radio.

About this data

This data is drawn from the data stream that informs BBC's iPlayer and Sounds. The information shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was/is subject to change and may not be accurate. More