Programme Index

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Midweek

Courtney Pine, Rula Lenska, Andrew Davidson, Amrik Singh

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Lively and diverse conversation as Libby Purves meets journalist Andrew Davidson, jazz musician Courtney Pine, actor Rula Lenska and Sikh chaplain Amrik Singh. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew Davidson
Interviewed Guest:
Courtney Pine
Interviewed Guest:
Rula Lenska
Interviewed Guest:
Amrik Singh

Brand

Midweek

Regional Variations (2)

Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

Olivier

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

As war threatens Europe, Olivier advances at the Old Vic, plus his film breakthrough in a timely Henry V. Read by Toby Jones. Show more

Woman's Hour

Maternity discrimination; Penal reformers; Cheating partners

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Jenni Murray presents the female perspective, discussing maternity discrimination, penal reform campaigners, support for cheated partners, and author Rosemary Friedman's new book. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Rosalind Bragg
Interviewed Guest:
Rosemary Friedman
Interviewed Guest:
Laura Topham
Interviewed Guest:
Jan Griffiths
Interviewed Guest:
Jo Welch

15 Minute Drama

Beatrice Hitchman - Petite Mort

Episode 8

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

1914 Paris, and Andre discovers Adele and Luce's affair - with violent consequences. Starring Marcus D'Amico and Mariah Gale. Show more

Contributors

Madame Adele Roux:
Honor Blackman
Juliette Blanc:
Shelley Conn
Adele Roux:
Mariah Gale
Andre Durand:
Marcus D'Amico
Luce Durand ("Terpsichore"):
Samantha Spiro
Camille Roux:
Georgie Fuller
Pere Simon:
David Seddon
Peyssac:
David Seddon
Feuillade:
John Norton
Paul LeClerc:
John Norton
Elodie Kernuac:
Priyanga Burford
Inspector Japy:
Michael Bertenshaw
Dr Langlois:
Sean Murray
Director:
Emma Harding
Producer:
Emma Harding

Hard to Tell

Series 1

Episode 4

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Tom's loyalty is tested over supporting bridesmaid Ellen or a Jonathan Creek TV fest. Stars Jonny Sweet. From November 2011. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

News Headlines; Shipping Forecast

BBC Radio 4 LW

You and Yours

Water Bills - On the way up?

Duration: 56 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Consumer news. Will water bills go up like our gas and electricity? Also, Winifred Robinson talks about borrowing and credit, and keeping safe on a bike when you're near a lorry.

Tom Wrigglesworth's Hang-Ups

Series 1

Problems with a Package

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Phoning his parents in Tenerife, Tom regrets persuading them to explore beyond their holiday hotel. With Paul Copley. From 2013. Show more

Front Row

Zadie Smith; Actors and audio books; nut; Lady Gaga

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Arts news, including Zadie Smith on her new story The Embassy of Cambodia, actors and audiobooks, a review of nut by debbie tucker green, and new albums by Lady Gaga and Lorde. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mark Lawson
Interviewed Guest:
Zadie Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Kitty Empire
Interviewed Guest:
Shahidha Bari

15 Minute Drama

Beatrice Hitchman - Petite Mort

Episode 8

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

1914 Paris, and Andre discovers Adele and Luce's affair - with violent consequences. Starring Marcus D'Amico and Mariah Gale. Show more

Contributors

Madame Adele Roux:
Honor Blackman
Juliette Blanc:
Shelley Conn
Adele Roux:
Mariah Gale
Andre Durand:
Marcus D'Amico
Luce Durand ("Terpsichore"):
Samantha Spiro
Camille Roux:
Georgie Fuller
Pere Simon:
David Seddon
Peyssac:
David Seddon
Feuillade:
John Norton
Paul LeClerc:
John Norton
Elodie Kernuac:
Priyanga Burford
Inspector Japy:
Michael Bertenshaw
Dr Langlois:
Sean Murray
Director:
Emma Harding
Producer:
Emma Harding

Midweek

Courtney Pine, Rula Lenska, Andrew Davidson, Amrik Singh

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Lively and diverse conversation as Libby Purves meets journalist Andrew Davidson, jazz musician Courtney Pine, actor Rula Lenska and Sikh chaplain Amrik Singh. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew Davidson
Interviewed Guest:
Courtney Pine
Interviewed Guest:
Rula Lenska
Interviewed Guest:
Amrik Singh

Brand

Midweek

Before They Were Famous

Series 2

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Join Ian Leslie for an exercise in literary archaeology, as he unearths the early writing efforts of our best-known novelists, poets and playwrights. From November 2013. Show more

Contributors

Jackie Collins:
Abigail Burdess
Harold Pinter:
Mark Evans
Mr Gidley:
Simon Kane
Presenter:
Ian Leslie
Dr Seuss:
Katy Wix
Germaine Greer:
Katy Wix
Producer:
Anna Silver

BBC Radio 4 FM

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