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Ramblings

Series 27

Episode 4: Fingle Bridge to Castle Drogo

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Clare Balding joins members of U3A walking group Stride Out, to explore the scenic path between Fingle Bridge and Castle Drogo in South Devon. Show more

Saturday Live

Paris Lees

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Richard Coles and Aasmah Mir with campaigner Paris Lees, orphans Rob and Paul Forkan, teen pundit Jenni Herd, prostate champ Errol McKellar, and Fatboy Slim's Inheritance Tracks. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Coles
Presenter:
Aasmah Mir
Interviewed Guest:
Paris Lees
Interviewed Guest:
Rob Forkan
Interviewed Guest:
Paul Forkan
Interviewed Guest:
Jenni Herd
Interviewed Guest:
Errol McKellar
Interviewed Guest:
JP Devlin
Interviewed Guest:
Fatboy Slim undefined
Producer:
Dixi Stewart

The News Quiz

Series 84

Episode 2

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

A satirical review of the week's news, chaired by Sandi Toksvig, with regular panellist Jeremy Hardy and guest panellists Lucy Porter, Samira Ahmed and Bob Mills. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sandi Toksvig
Panellist:
Jeremy Hardy
Panellist:
Lucy Porter
Panellist:
Samira Ahmed
Panellist:
Bob Mills

Dangerous Visions

The Illustrated Man

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Iain Glen plays the vagrant who claims his tattoos come to life after dark and predict the future in an adaptation by Brian Sibley of Ray Bradbury's iconic short story collection. Show more

Contributors

The Illustrated Man:
Iain Glen
The Youth:
Jamie Parker
The Tattoo Witch:
Elaine Claxton
The Driver:
Wilf Scolding
Brayling 2:
Patrick Kennedy
Applegate:
John P Arnold
Stimson:
Craige Els
Director:
Gemma Jenkins
Adaptor:
Brian Sibley

Genres

Woman's Hour

Angelina Jolie and William Hague

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Angelina Jolie and William Hague on ending sexual violence in conflict, and Gugu Mbatha Raw on her new film, Belle. Plus manuals for men with Tim Dowling and workplace stress. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Angelina Jolie
Interviewed Guest:
William Hague
Interviewed Guest:
Angela Atim
Interviewed Guest:
Gugu Mbatha-Raw
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Dowling
Interviewed Guest:
Jay Haynes
Interviewed Guest:
Dean Beaumont
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Mitchell
Interviewed Guest:
Almuth McDowell
Interviewed Guest:
Jo Tongue
Interviewed Guest:
Liz Heade
Performer:
Yasmine Hamdan

Saturday Review

The Simpsons as American folklore; Belle; British folk art at Tate Britain; In the Light of What We Know

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Mr Burns at The Almeida, Tate Britain's Folk Art, British film Belle explores racial attitudes in 18th-century aristocracy, Zia Haider Rahman's novel In the Light of What we Know. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Elif Shafak
Interviewed Guest:
Charlotte Mendelson
Interviewed Guest:
Barb Jungr
Producer:
Oliver Jones

Classic Serial

Charles Dickens - Barnaby Rudge

Episode 3: A City in Flames

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Gordon lost control of the mob, which is now freeing prisoners. Can the prison gates be unlocked? Stars Ron Cook and Bryan Dick. Show more

Contributors

Charles Dickens:
Iain Glen
Barnaby Rudge:
Daniel Laurie
Mary Rudge:
Heather Craney
Simon Tappertit:
Bryan Dick
Gabriel Varden:
Ron Cook
Dolly Varden:
Amaka Okafor
Geoffrey Haredale:
David Cann
Emma Haredale:
Jaimi Barbakoff
John Chester:
John MacKay
William Rudge:
Tony Bell
Gashford:
Tony Bell
John Willet:
David Schofield
Joe Willet:
Matthew Watson
Adaptor:
Mike Walker

Poetry Please

Earth and Air

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Roger McGough is in his element, introducing requests for poems about earth and air. This is a companion piece to last week's show, with poems that evoked fire and water. Show more

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