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Regional Variations (2)

Act of Worship

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

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

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

While Harry Nilsson's excessive lifestyle continues, he is shocked by the violent death of his friend John Lennon. Biography read by Kerry Shale. Show more

Woman's Hour

Apps for women; Planning your funeral; Twins; Armenian Threads

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

The latest apps for women. Saskia Sarginson discusses her novel Twins with her own twin daughters. Plus Jenni Murray asks, we hold wedding fairs so why not have funeral fairs? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Jenny Griffith
Interviewed Guest:
Belinda Parmar
Interviewed Guest:
Fiona Hendry
Interviewed Guest:
Dominic Maguire
Interviewed Guest:
Sue Barsky Reid
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Greaves
Interviewed Guest:
Penny Evenson
Interviewed Guest:
Saskia Sarginson
Producer:
Helen Lee

15 Minute Drama

The True Story of Bonnie Parker

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Bonnie and Clyde spring a young convict from jail and commit ever more desperate crimes. Clyde remains optimistic, but Bonnie knows that time is running out. From August 2013. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

News Headlines; Shipping Forecast

BBC Radio 4 LW

You and Yours

Paying for internships; Is duty free good value?

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Consumer news with Peter White, including a best-before date for cycling helmets, films and supermarkets using tweets as reviews, and is duty free good value for money? Show more

Drama

Red and Blue

Episode 2: Ransomware

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

A City hedge fund hires Shoreham to test its networks in a planned exercise, and he is determined to demonstrate how a multi-million pound business can be brought to its knees. Show more

Contributors

Bradley Shoreham:
Tim Woodward
Malcolm Pemberley:
Michael Bertenshaw
Andrea Harwood:
Lydia Leonard
Danny Webber:
Matthew Watson
Geoff Butcher:
David Seddon
Melissa Ryan:
Philippa Stanton
IT Analyst:
Ben Crowe
Senior Manager:
Hannah Wood

Genres

Last Word

An Irish poet, a woman stockbroker, a Roma King and a Welsh rugby player

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Matthew Bannister remembers Irish poet Seamus Heaney, the New York stockbroker Muriel Siebert, the Roma King Florin Cioaba and the Welsh rugby player and commentator Cliff Morgan. Show more

Contributors

Bremner's One Question Quiz

Episode 3: Is Our Democracy Working?

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Rory Bremner and regular panellists Andy Zaltzman and Nick Doody are joined by guests Debra Stephenson and political historian Dr David Runciman. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Rory Bremner
Panellist:
Andy Zaltzman
Panellist:
Nick Doody
Panellist:
David Runciman
Producer:
Simon Jacobs

The Archers

30/08/2013

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Ticket sales are going well, and Pip's off for the time of her life. Show more

Contributors

Kenton Archer:
Richard Attlee
Shula Hebden Lloyd:
Judy Bennett
David Archer:
Tim Bentinck
Ruth Archer:
Felicity Finch
Pip Archer:
Helen Monks
Helen Archer:
Louiza Patikas
Tom Archer:
Tom Graham
Brian Aldridge:
Charles Collingwood
Jolene Perks:
Buffy Davis
Fallon Rogers:
Joanna Van Kampen
Kathy Perks:
Hedli Niklaus
Oliver Sterling:
Michael Cochrane
Caroline Sterling:
Sara Coward
Lynda Snell:
Carole Boyd
Kirsty Miller:
Annabelle Dowler
Alan Franks:
John Telfer
Usha Franks:
Souad Faress
Ray Franklin:
Robin Bowerman
Rob Titchener:
Timothy Watson
Martyn Gibson:
Jon Glover
Darrell Makepeace:
Dan Hagley
Leigh Barham:
Jonathan Forbes
Director:
Sue Wilson
Producer:
Julie Beckett

15 Minute Drama

The True Story of Bonnie Parker

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Bonnie and Clyde spring a young convict from jail and commit ever more desperate crimes. Clyde remains optimistic, but Bonnie knows that time is running out. From August 2013. Show more

Saturday Drama

A Special Kind of Dark

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Psychological thriller by Adrian Penketh. Paul Rhys star as Caspar, a man caught up in a deadly game of love and politics. Show more

Book of the Week

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

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

While Harry Nilsson's excessive lifestyle continues, he is shocked by the violent death of his friend John Lennon. Biography read by Kerry Shale. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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