Programme Index

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Start the Week

Andrew Hussey on the legacy of France's Arab Empire

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Tom Sutcliffe discusses conflict resolution with Gabrielle Rifkind, Andrew Hussey and Ziauddin Sardar. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Gabrielle Rifkind
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew Hussey
Interviewed Guest:
Ziauddin Sardar
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Regional Variations (2)

Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

A Sense of Direction

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. On a trip to Tallinn, an author agrees with his friend to walk the Camino in Spain - but reality bites. Read by Patrick Kennedy. Show more

Woman's Hour

Nadine Mortimer-Smith; Prostitution; Women of the World

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Soprano Nadine Mortimer-Smith. Former sex workers explain why they're keen on proposals to criminalise paying for sex. And young people at the Women of the World Festival. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Moran
Interviewed Guest:
Nadine Mortimer-Smith

15 Minute Drama

Charlotte Bronte - Shirley

Episode 1: Cousins

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. 1811, Yorkshire. 'Something unromantic as a Monday morning.' So begins Charlotte Bronte's passionate tale. Stars Lesley Sharp. Show more

Contributors

Charlotte Bronte:
Lesley Sharp
Robert Moore:
Joseph Kloska
Louis Moore:
Joel MacCormack
Helstone:
Sean Murray
Hortense Moore:
Priyanga Burford
Mr Sympson:
David Seddon
Director:
Tracey Neale
Adaptor:
Rachel Joyce

Genres

In and Out of the Kitchen

Series 3

The Prisoner

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Anthony has first night nerves, not helped by a dangerous prisoner on the loose. Stars Miles Jupp and Justin Edwards. From 2014. Show more

Contributors

Damien Trench:
Miles Jupp
Mr Mullaney:
Brendan Dempsey
Marion Duffett:
Lesley Vickerage
Ian Frobisher:
Philip Fox
Constable Clive:
David Seddon
Superintendent:
Michael Bertenshaw
Victim Liaison Officer:
Priyanga Burford
Producer:
Sam Michell
Writer:
Miles Jupp

Regional Variations (2)

News Headlines; Shipping Forecast

BBC Radio 4 LW

You and Yours

Older Drivers

Duration: 56 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

As the government considers raising the age at which people have to reapply for their licences, how do you tell a parent it's time they gave up driving? With Winifred Robinson. Show more

Drama

Hearts and Minds: The Siege of Musa Qala

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

By Adrian Bean. Helmand province, Afghanistan, 2006. The British are under siege. A drama-documentary which tells the story from the point of view of the Afghan locals. Show more

Contributors

Genres

Brand

Drama

The Food Programme

BBC Food & Farming Awards: Meet the Finalists

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

A rundown of the producers, farmers and cooks who have made it through to the final stage of the BBC Food and Farming Awards, featuring judges Charles Campion and Richard Corrigan. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Dan Saladino
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Corrigan
Interviewed Guest:
Charles Campion
Producer:
Dan Saladino

Just a Minute

Series 68

Episode 5

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Classic comedy panel game hosted by Nicholas Parsons. Fi Glover, Gyles Brandreth, Tony Hawks and Paul Merton compete to speak without hesitation, repetition or deviation. Show more

Contributors

Panellist:
Fi Glover
Panellist:
Gyles Brandreth
Panellist:
Tony Hawks
Panellist:
Paul Merton

Front Row

Folio Prize winner, Cézanne at the Ashmolean, Jeff Beck

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

With John Wilson. Folio Prize winner announced, Cezanne and the Modern at the Ashmolean, guitarist Jeff Beck, and Damian Barr on the appeal of the gay best friend in movies. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
John Whitely
Interviewed Guest:
Jeff Beck
Interviewed Guest:
Damian Barr
Producer:
Dymphna Flynn

15 Minute Drama

Charlotte Bronte - Shirley

Episode 1: Cousins

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. 1811, Yorkshire. 'Something unromantic as a Monday morning.' So begins Charlotte Bronte's passionate tale. Stars Lesley Sharp. Show more

Contributors

Charlotte Bronte:
Lesley Sharp
Robert Moore:
Joseph Kloska
Louis Moore:
Joel MacCormack
Helstone:
Sean Murray
Hortense Moore:
Priyanga Burford
Mr Sympson:
David Seddon
Director:
Tracey Neale
Adaptor:
Rachel Joyce

Genres

My Teacher Is an App

Episode 3: An Education Revolution?

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Sarah Montague presents the final programme in the series looking at how technology is transforming education. Sarah and guests debate whether the UK should follow America's lead. Show more

Start the Week

Andrew Hussey on the legacy of France's Arab Empire

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Tom Sutcliffe discusses conflict resolution with Gabrielle Rifkind, Andrew Hussey and Ziauddin Sardar. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Gabrielle Rifkind
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew Hussey
Interviewed Guest:
Ziauddin Sardar
Producer:
Katy Hickman

BBC Radio 4 FM

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