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Regional Variations (2)

Act of Worship

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

Peter Snow - When Britain Burned the White House

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

When the British assault on Baltimore fails, they retreat, and a very famous poem is written to celebrate American victory - 'The Star Spangled Banner'. Read by Jamie Parker. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

International Cricket

BBC Radio 4 LW

Woman's Hour

Reading in schools; Australian election; gay rights in Uganda; medal-winning rower, Helen Glover

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

With Jenni Murray. Should teaching of reading be left to schools? Australia's general election; gay rights campaigners on life in Uganda; and medal-winning rower Helen Glover. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray

British New Wave

Georgy Girl

Episode 5: Georgy Girl - Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Jos has Georgy all to himself once again, but having to care for a baby has changed everything, and a frustrated Jos takes drastic action. Show more

Drama

Red and Blue

Episode 3: Shadow

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Wargame exercise writer Bradley Shoreham is wreaking havoc as part of a major safety drill on a North Sea oil rig. Tim Woodward stars in Philip Palmer's drama series. Show more

Contributors

Bradley Shoreham:
Tom Woodward
Tom Wilson:
Liam Brennan
Claire Patterson:
Christine Kavanagh
Interrogator:
Ben Crowe
Director:
Toby Swift

Genres

Last Word

Two broadcasters, a folk singer and a science journalist

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Matthew Bannister on two much-loved broadcasters: Sir David Frost and David Jacobs. Also, the folk singer Louisa Jo Killen and the science journalist David Dickson. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
John Birt
Interviewed Guest:
Greg Dyke
Interviewed Guest:
Pete Murray
Producer:
Neil George

Bremner's One Question Quiz

Episode 4: How Should We Educate Our Children?

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Regular panellists Andy Zaltzman, Kate O'Sullivan and Nick Doody are joined by teacher, author and columnist Tom Bennett and professor of education Gordon Stobart. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Rory Bremner
Panellist:
Andy Zaltzman
Panellist:
Kate O'Sullivan
Panellist:
Nick Doody
Panellist:
Tom Bennett
Panellist:
Gordon Stobart
Producer:
Simon Jacobs

The Archers

06/09/2013

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Ian is not keen, and Shula averts a crisis. Show more

Contributors

Shula Hebden Lloyd:
Judy Bennett
David Archer:
Tim Bentinck
Ruth Archer:
Felicity Finch
Tony Archer:
Colin Skipp
Helen Archer:
Louiza Patikas
Tom Archer:
Tom Graham
Brian Aldridge:
Charles Collingwood
Jennifer Aldridge:
Angela Piper
Ian Craig:
Stephen Kennedy
Fallon Rogers:
Joanna Van Kampen
Kathy Perks:
Hedli Niklaus
Eddie Grundy:
Trevor Harrison
Neil Carter:
Brian Hewlett
Susan Carter:
Charlotte Martin
Oliver Sterling:
Michael Cochrane
Lynda Snell:
Carole Boyd
Kirsty Miller:
Annabelle Dowler
Ray Franklin:
Robin Bowerman
Rob Titchener:
Timothy Watson
Martyn Gibson:
Jon Glover
Darrell Makepeace:
Dan Hagley
Producer:
Julie Beckett

Front Row

Cillian Murphy, Mira Nair, revenge songs, Million Second Quiz

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Cillian Murphy, star of TV drama Peaky Blinders; director Mira Nair on her film The Reluctant Fundamentalist; musicians who take revenge in song; the quiz with TV's biggest prize. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Cillian Murphy
Interviewed Guest:
Mira Nair
Interviewed Guest:
Stephen Lambert
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Graham

British New Wave

Georgy Girl

Episode 5: Georgy Girl - Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Jos has Georgy all to himself once again, but having to care for a baby has changed everything, and a frustrated Jos takes drastic action. Show more

British Conservatism: The Grand Tour

British Conservatism: The Grand Tour - Omnibus

Episode 1: Week 1 Omnibus

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Anne McElvoy tells the stories of big challenges that have spurred leading British conservative thinkers into action, from the French Revolution to the growth of mass democracy. Show more

Book of the Week

Peter Snow - When Britain Burned the White House

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

When the British assault on Baltimore fails, they retreat, and a very famous poem is written to celebrate American victory - 'The Star Spangled Banner'. Read by Jamie Parker. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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