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Start the Week

AL Kennedy and David Sedaris on matters of the heart

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Tom Sutcliffe discusses love and self-love with AL Kennedy, Lavinia Greenlaw, David Sedaris and Simon Blackburn. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
AL Kennedy
Interviewed Guest:
Lavinia Greenlaw
Interviewed Guest:
David Sedaris
Interviewed Guest:
Simon Blackburn
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Regional Variations (2)

Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

The Unexpected Professor

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Family fortunes had dwindled into a genteel memory of former wealth, by the time the young Carey was born in pre-war south London. Show more

Woman's Hour

Michelle Collins; Sheila Jeffreys on prostitution; Grand National

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Jane Garvey talks to Sheila Jeffreys about how other countries deal with prostitution. Plus actress Michelle Collins' autobiography, and female police officers in Afghanistan. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Sheila Jeffreys
Interviewed Guest:
Jackie West
Interviewed Guest:
Michelle Collins
Interviewed Guest:
Sally Williams
Interviewed Guest:
Rebecca Curtis
Interviewed Guest:
Liz McKean
Producer:
Ruth Watts

15 Minute Drama

Soloparentpals.com

Episode 1: I Do Like to B and B

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

With their wedding imminent and a nascent B&B business, things should be looking up for single parents Rosie and Tom. Show more

Now Philip's been found dead, most members of the family believe Dr Calgary and everyone is on their guard. Stars Mark Umbers. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

News Headlines; Shipping Forecast

BBC Radio 4 LW

You and Yours

What happens to a stray dog when you hand it over to the council?

Duration: 56 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Consumer news with Winifred Robinson. Is the supermarket price war all it's cracked up to be? And how to pay for care in later life. Show more

Drama

Chiwawa

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

By Melissa Murray. When a writer is discovered to have written scathing reviews of rivals' work, he asks his young assistant to take the blame - with unexpected consequences. Show more

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Dan Saladino meets the brewers transforming the flavours and styles of British beer. From experiments with seaweed to uncovering lost Victorian recipes, it's a fast-moving world. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Dan Saladino
Producer:
Dan Saladino
Interviewed Guest:
Ron Pattinson
Interviewed Guest:
Garrett Oliver

Natalie Haynes Stands Up for the Classics

Series 1

Episode 2: Sophocles

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Natalie Haynes takes a fresh look at the ancient world: Sophocles invents the TV detective with Oedipus. With Edith Hall. From 2014. Show more

Just a Minute

Series 68

Episode 8

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

In the last edition of this series, the panellists are Miles Jupp, Paul Merton, Graham Norton and relative newcomer Holly Walsh. The host is of course Nicholas Parsons. Show more

Front Row

Noah; Rachel Seiffert; Royal Opera House season launch; Phyllida Barlow

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Arts news, interviews and reviews with John Wilson, including a review of Noah, author Rachel Seiffert, artist Phyllida Barlow and the launch of the new Royal Opera House season. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Briony Hanson
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Seiffert
Interviewed Guest:
Alex Beard
Interviewed Guest:
Phyllida Barlow

15 Minute Drama

Soloparentpals.com

Episode 1: I Do Like to B and B

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

With their wedding imminent and a nascent B&B business, things should be looking up for single parents Rosie and Tom. Show more

Start the Week

AL Kennedy and David Sedaris on matters of the heart

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Tom Sutcliffe discusses love and self-love with AL Kennedy, Lavinia Greenlaw, David Sedaris and Simon Blackburn. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
AL Kennedy
Interviewed Guest:
Lavinia Greenlaw
Interviewed Guest:
David Sedaris
Interviewed Guest:
Simon Blackburn
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Book of the Week

The Unexpected Professor

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Family fortunes had dwindled into a genteel memory of former wealth, by the time the young Carey was born in pre-war south London. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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