Programme Index

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Start the Week

Irving Finkel on the Ark Tablet

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Tom Sutcliffe discusses the role of the scientific expert with Harry Collins, Colin Blakemore, Hattie Naylor and Irving Finkel. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Harry Collins
Interviewed Guest:
Colin Blakemore
Interviewed Guest:
Hattie Naylor
Interviewed Guest:
Irving Finkel
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Regional Variations (2)

Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

The Almost Nearly Perfect People: The Truth about the Nordic Miracle

Episode 1: Denmark, the Happiest Country in the World

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. Michael Booth explores how the Danes are consistently rated as the happiest people on earth and yet they pay the highest taxes. Show more

Woman's Hour

Katy B; Why we cheat on our partners; Growing up in care

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Katy B talks about her new album and performs live. How you tell if your partner is going to cheat. Plus a woman who describes herself as a 'care leaver in recovery'. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Katy B
Interviewed Guest:
Christine Hallett
Interviewed Guest:
Jenny Molloy
Interviewed Guest:
Joanna Nicolas
Interviewed Guest:
Martyn Stewart
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Figes

15 Minute Drama

Craven: Series 4

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

The police are alerted to a suspected lynching, when a photo of teenager Florence Henderson hanging in the woods is posted to Facebook. Show more

Contributors

DCI Sue Craven:
Maxine Peake
DI Terry Bird:
David Crellin
DS Watende Robinson:
Michael Obiora
DSI Tooley:
Paul Warriner
Katherine:
Erin Shanagher
Macca:
Jack Deam
Lance Darcy:
Michael Hugo
Florence Henderson:
Darcy Isa

Genres

In and Out of the Kitchen

Series 3

The Funeral

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Catering at Anthony’s aunt’s funeral – Damien must cope with his literary agent. Stars Miles Jupp and Justin Edwards. From 2014. Show more

Contributors

Damien Trench:
Miles Jupp
Mr Mullaney:
Brendan Dempsey
Policeman:
David Seddon
Ian Frobisher:
Philip Fox
Anthony's Father:
Philip Fox
Anthony's Sister:
Priyanga Burford
Producer:
Sam Michell
Writer:
Miles Jupp

Regional Variations (2)

News Headlines; Shipping Forecast

BBC Radio 4 LW

You and Yours

Internet safety, supermarket bargains, fashion advice for men

Duration: 56 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Winifred Robinson on internet safety and how criminals use the dark side of the web. Plus using technology to check supermarket bargains, and men find a fashion sanctuary online. Show more

Just a Minute

Series 68

Episode 1

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Gyles Brandreth, Tony Hawks, Fi Glover and Paul Merton are challenged to speak for one minute without hesitation, deviation or repetition by the legendary host Nicholas Parsons. Show more

Contributors

Panellist:
Alun Cochrane
Panellist:
Rebecca Front
Panellist:
Russell Kane
Panellist:
Paul Merton

Front Row

Armistead Maupin; Folio Prize shortlist; Her; Raphael Wallfisch

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

John Wilson talks to American writer Armistead Maupin about his new Tales of the City book; Lavinia Greenlaw on the Folio Prize shortlist; new film Her; cellist Raphael Wallfisch. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Armistead Maupin
Interviewed Guest:
Toby Litt
Interviewed Guest:
Lavinia Greenlaw
Interviewed Guest:
Raphael Wallfisch

15 Minute Drama

Craven: Series 4

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

The police are alerted to a suspected lynching, when a photo of teenager Florence Henderson hanging in the woods is posted to Facebook. Show more

Contributors

DCI Sue Craven:
Maxine Peake
DI Terry Bird:
David Crellin
DS Watende Robinson:
Michael Obiora
DSI Tooley:
Paul Warriner
Katherine:
Erin Shanagher
Macca:
Jack Deam
Lance Darcy:
Michael Hugo
Florence Henderson:
Darcy Isa

Genres

Start the Week

Irving Finkel on the Ark Tablet

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Tom Sutcliffe discusses the role of the scientific expert with Harry Collins, Colin Blakemore, Hattie Naylor and Irving Finkel. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Harry Collins
Interviewed Guest:
Colin Blakemore
Interviewed Guest:
Hattie Naylor
Interviewed Guest:
Irving Finkel
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Comedian Thom Tuck presents a special reunion performance from classic sketch group Absolutely, featuring featuring Morwenna Banks and Gordon Kennedy. From August 2013. Show more

Contributors

Performer:
Peter Baikie
Performer:
Morwenna Banks
Performer:
Moray Hunter
Performer:
Gordon Kennedy
Performer:
John Sparkes
Producer:
Gus Beattie

Book of the Week

The Almost Nearly Perfect People: The Truth about the Nordic Miracle

Episode 1: Denmark, the Happiest Country in the World

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. Michael Booth explores how the Danes are consistently rated as the happiest people on earth and yet they pay the highest taxes. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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