Programme Index

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Duration: 1 hour, 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Helen has high hopes, and there is Christmas joy at Ambridge View. Show more

Contributors

Jill Archer:
Patricia Greene
Shula Hebden Lloyd:
Judy Bennett
David Archer:
Tim Bentinck
Ruth Archer:
Felicity Finch
Elizabeth Pargetter:
Alison Dowling
Helen Archer:
Louiza Patikas
Tom Archer:
Tom Graham
Matt Crawford:
Kim Durham
James Bellamy:
Roger May
Peggy Woolley:
June Spencer
Joe Grundy:
Edward Kelsey
Eddie Grundy:
Trevor Harrison
Clarrie Grundy:
Heather Bell
Emma Grundy:
Emerald O'Hanrahan
Edward Grundy:
Barry Farrimond
Susan Carter:
Charlotte Martin
Robert Snell:
Graham Blockey
Leonie Snell:
Jasmine Hyde
Lynda Snell:
Carole Boyd
Kirsty Miller:
Annabelle Dowler
Rob Titchener:
Timothy Watson
Rosa Makepeace:
Anna Piper
Director:
Sean O'Connor

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

4 Extra's extended edition. Kirsty Young chats to the kings of TV prime time, Anthony McPartlin and Declan Donnelly. From December 2013.

The Food Programme

100 years of Elizabeth David

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Sheila Dillon and Tim Hayward discuss the legacy of Elizabeth David, the woman who brought the Mediterranean to post-war Britain, 100 years after her birth. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sheila Dillon
Presenter:
Tim Hayward
Interviewed Guest:
Terence Conran
Interviewed Guest:
Johnny Grey
Interviewed Guest:
Jill Norman

Classic Serial

Ernest Hemingway - The Old Man and the Sea

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. Set in Cuba, the thrilling epic battle between an old man and a large marlin. Pulitzer prize-winning masterpiece with David Schofield. Show more

Contributors

Manolin (narrator):
Joseph Balderrama
Young Manolin:
Damson Idris

Open Book

Children's Laureate Special

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Mariella Frostrup presents a Children's Laureate special. Malorie Blackman, Dame Jacqueline Wilson and Michael Rosen discuss the role of the Children's Laureate. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Malorie Blackman
Interviewed Guest:
Jacqueline Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Michael Rosen
Producer:
Andrea Kidd

Neil Gaiman - Neverwhere

Episode 5: Market Afloat

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Richard and Door locate a guide for the labyrinth deep below, home of the mythical Great Beast of London. Stars James McAvoy. Show more

Contributors

Richard Mayhew:
James McAvoy
Lady Door:
Natalie Dormer
Marquis de Carabas:
David Harewood
Lamia:
Lucy Cohu

BBC Radio 4 FM

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