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In Our Time

The Tale of Sinuhe

Duration: 47 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss The Tale of Sinuhe, one of the most celebrated works of ancient Egyptian literature. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Melvyn Bragg
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Parkinson
Interviewed Guest:
Roland Enmarch
Interviewed Guest:
Aidan Dodson
Producer:
Thomas Morris

Regional Variations (2)

Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

Richard Benson - The Valley

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Life in the Dearne changes with the outbreak of the Second World War. Harry is out on the circuit. Read by Richard Stacey. Show more

Woman's Hour

Woman's Hour Takeover

Episode 4: Doreen Lawrence

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Doreen Lawrence guest edits and talks about the people who have inspired her, including Obama and Mandela. Raising the work aspirations of BME boys. Beverley Knight sings. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Doreen Lawrence
Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Emma Wallace
Interviewed Guest:
Yacoub Khalaf
Interviewed Guest:
Bridgette York
Interviewed Guest:
Matthew Hancock
Interviewed Guest:
Lee Elliot
Interviewed Guest:
Beverley Knight

15 Minute Drama

Le Donne

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Senator Ferrezano has been murdered. Caterina knows that her rival, Carlo Caporrino, is to blame. Show more

Contributors

Caterina Riccardi:
Indira Varma
Salvatore Beccafichi:
Anton Lesser
Franco Riccardi:
Danny Webb
Antonella Riccardi:
Rebecca Callard
Marisa Pirenisi:
Juliet Aubrey
Carlo Caporrino:
Carl Prekopp
Senator Ferrezano:
Rufus Wright
TV Reporter:
Federay Holmes
Newsreader:
Vaughan Savidge
Director:
Rosalynd Ward
Producer:
Rosalynd Ward

Genres

The Interrogation

Series 3

Episode 3: Kellie

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Sean agrees to go for a drink with his old school friend Kellie. Little does he know what he's letting himself in for. With Kenneth Cranham and Alex Lanipekun. Show more

Contributors

DS Max Matthews:
Kenneth Cranham
DC Sean Armitage:
Alex Lanipekun
Kellie:
Cush Jumbo
Alan Parke:
Clive Hayward
Director:
Mary Peate

Cabin Pressure

Series 4

Episode 5: Xinzhou

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

It's cold, it's dark and there's no food on board. Can Gertie hold things together? Stars Benedict Cumberbatch. From February 2013. Show more

Contributors

Carolyn Knapp-Shappey:
Stephanie Cole
1st Officer Douglas Richardson:
Roger Allam
Capt Martin Crieff:
Benedict Cumberbatch
Arthur Shappey:
John Finnemore
Director:
David Tyler
Producer:
David Tyler

Front Row

Jon Ronson; Julian Anderson; 24; Comics Unmasked

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Matthew d'Ancona talks to Jon Ronson about the film Frank, reviews 24, speaks to Julian Anderson about his opera Thebans, and discusses Comics Unmasked at the British Library. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Jon Ronson
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Crompton
Interviewed Guest:
Julian Anderson

15 Minute Drama

Le Donne

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Senator Ferrezano has been murdered. Caterina knows that her rival, Carlo Caporrino, is to blame. Show more

Contributors

Caterina Riccardi:
Indira Varma
Salvatore Beccafichi:
Anton Lesser
Franco Riccardi:
Danny Webb
Antonella Riccardi:
Rebecca Callard
Marisa Pirenisi:
Juliet Aubrey
Carlo Caporrino:
Carl Prekopp
Senator Ferrezano:
Rufus Wright
TV Reporter:
Federay Holmes
Newsreader:
Vaughan Savidge
Director:
Rosalynd Ward
Producer:
Rosalynd Ward

Genres

In Our Time

The Tale of Sinuhe

Duration: 47 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss The Tale of Sinuhe, one of the most celebrated works of ancient Egyptian literature. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Melvyn Bragg
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Parkinson
Interviewed Guest:
Roland Enmarch
Interviewed Guest:
Aidan Dodson
Producer:
Thomas Morris

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 2 months

When dealing with his wife's lover, QC Robert employs his deadliest weapon: being a gentleman. Stars Hugh Bonneville. From 2012. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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