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Regional Variations (2)

Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

In Montmartre

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

By 1906, Picasso has met with Matisse. They look, behave and paint very differently to each other. There is respect but also rivalry between the two of them. Show more

Woman's Hour

Playful parenting; Marilyn French; Sex discrimination cases; Sexual identity; Maria Aberg

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Jenni Murray discusses how to be a playful parent with Julia Deering and Wendy Russell. Also on the programme, classic archive of Marilyn French on her novel The Woman's Room. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Marilyn French
Interviewed Guest:
Rosie Garland
Interviewed Guest:
Jayne Headon-Meldrum
Interviewed Guest:
Julia Deering
Interviewed Guest:
Wendy Russell
Interviewed Guest:
Maria Aberg
Interviewed Guest:
Scarlet Harris

15 Minute Drama

The Diary of Samuel Pepys

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Sam's eyes are causing him so much pain from writing in candlelight that he asks the King for time off from work so he can rest. Stars Kris Marshall and Katherine Jakeways. Show more

The Gobetweenies

Series 2

Episode 3

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Lucy has found an ethical way of eating meat, thanks to Mark Zuckerberg. Stars Mark Bonnar and Sarah Alexander. From July 2012. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

News Headlines; Shipping Forecast

BBC Radio 4 LW

Home Front

6 August 1914 - Jimmy Macknade

Duration: 12 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

In all the excitement of war, two seven-year-old boys fancy an adventure of their own. Show more

Contributors

Archie Tulliver:
Arthur Hughes
Freddie:
Freddie Fox
Dr McFee:
David Cann
Miss Penn-Caskell:
Emily Spooner
Writer:
Katie Hims

Front Row

Sir Neville Marriner; The Inbetweeners 2; My Night With Reg

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Arts news. Kirsty Lang talks to 90-year-old acclaimed conductor Sir Neville Marriner about his long and varied career, and reviews a new production of My Night With Reg. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Neville Marriner
Interviewed Guest:
Damon Beesley
Interviewed Guest:
Iain Morris
Interviewed Guest:
Deborah Clarke
Interviewed Guest:
David Benedict

15 Minute Drama

The Diary of Samuel Pepys

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Sam's eyes are causing him so much pain from writing in candlelight that he asks the King for time off from work so he can rest. Stars Kris Marshall and Katherine Jakeways. Show more

The Future of Radio

Series 1

Plastic Fantastic

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Can objects can be transmitted over the airwaves? Secrets of the Institute of Radiophonic Evolution. With Emma Kilbey. From 2014. Show more

Little Lifetimes by Jenny Eclair

Series 1

Carol Goes Swimming

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Fat and 50, Carol starts swimming and discovers the best friendships endure even past death. Stars Lorraine Ashbourne. From 2014. Show more

With Great Pleasure

Neil Stuke at Bristol Food Connections Festival

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Actor Neil Stuke chooses his favourite and funniest pieces of writing about food for the audience at the Bristol Food Connections Festival. Readers: Miranda Raison and Jack Klaff. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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