Programme Index

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Duration: 1 hour, 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Brenda's catching up, and Kathy's been pushed too far. Show more

Contributors

Kenton Archer:
Richard Attlee
Shula Hebden Lloyd:
Judy Bennett
Alistair Lloyd:
Michael Lumsden
Ruth Archer:
Felicity Finch
Helen Archer:
Louiza Patikas
Tom Archer:
Tom Graham
Lilian Bellamy:
Sunny Ormonde
Jolene Perks:
Buffy Davis
Kathy Perks:
Hedli Niklaus
Jamie Perks:
Dan Ciotkowski
Joe Grundy:
Edward Kelsey
Eddie Grundy:
Trevor Harrison
Clarrie Grundy:
Heather Bell
Ed Grundy:
Barry Farrimond
Nic Grundy:
Becky Wright
Brenda Tucker:
Amy Shindler
Oliver Sterling:
Michael Cochrane
Caroline Sterling:
Sara Coward
Lynda Snell:
Carole Boyd
Kirsty Miller:
Annabelle Dowler
Rob Titchener:
Timothy Watson
Darrell Makepeace:
Dan Hagley
Rosa Makepeace:
Anna Piper
Leigh Barham:
Jonathan Forbes
Producer:
Julie Beckett

Classic Serial

Evelyn Waugh - Sword of Honour

Episode 1: Men at Arms

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. Guy Crouchback is searching for a purpose to live. Evelyn Waugh's satirical masterpiece, on the futility of war, stars Paul Ready. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Tim McInnerny
Guy Crouchback:
Paul Ready
Brigadier Ben Ritchie-Hook:
Tim Pigott-Smith
Arthur Box-Bender:
Robert Daws
Trimmer:
Lee Ingleby
Ian Kilbannock:
Oliver Chris
Mr Crouchback:
Sean Murray
Major Tickeridge:
Michael Bertenshaw
Mrs Tickeridge:
Joanna Brookes
Sgt Major:
Ben Crowe
Director:
Sally Avens
Adaptor:
Jeremy Front

Open Book

Brazilian literary scene; Sathnam Sanghera; Harrogate History Festival

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

With the world looking to Brazil for 2014 football and the 2016 Olympics, Mariella Frostrup explores its vast literary scene. Plus Sathnam Sanghera on his novel Marriage Material. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Sathnam Sanghera
Interviewed Guest:
Ana Maria Machado
Producer:
Andrea Kidd

Last Word

A Ghanaian poet, an addiction counsellor, a beat writers' muse and a special branch officer

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Matthew Bannister remembers Ghanaian poet and diplomat Kofi Awoonor, addiction counsellor Peter Kay, beat writers' muse Carolyn Cassady and special branch officer Ferguson Smith. Show more

Contributors

The Film Programme

Cate Blanchett on Woody Allen's Blue Jasmine; Michael Roemer on Nothing But a Man; Denis Villeneuve on Prisoners

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Cate Blanchett talks to Francine Stock about her lead role as banker's wife and socialite in Woody Allen's Blue Jasmine. Plus director Denis Villeneuve on his thriller Prisoners. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Francine Stock
Interviewed Guest:
Cate Blanchett
Interviewed Guest:
Denis Villeneuve
Interviewed Guest:
Michael Roemer
Producer:
Elaine Lester

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