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Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

Alan Johnson - Please, Mr Postman

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. Christmas, 1967: 17-year-old Alan Johnson dreams of pop stardom, but needs a steady job to fund his dreams. Read by the author. Show more

Woman's Hour

Pistorius verdict; Choosing a secondary school; Jane Green; Art of flirting

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

What does the Pistorius verdict mean for South African women? Plus how to choose a secondary school, bestselling author Jane Green on Saving Grace, and the art of flirting. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Nomsa Maseko
Interviewed Guest:
Edna Molewa
Interviewed Guest:
Madeleine Holt
Interviewed Guest:
Jan Atkinson
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Green
Interviewed Guest:
Jean Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Tom Craine
Interviewed Guest:
Charly Lester
Interviewed Guest:
Divya Arya
Producer:
Erin Riley

15 Minute Drama

Queens of Noise: Rip It Up

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

All-girl band Velveteens surf the wave created by their first single all the way from Top of the Pops to the west coast of America. Show more

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Despite his girlfriend's irritation, historian Mark Easterbrook can't resist looking into the recent deaths. Show more

Contributors

Mark Easterbrook:
Jason Hughes
Inspector Lejeune:
Michael Bertenshaw
Osborne:
Ron Cook
Mrs Davis:
Jane Slavin
Thomasina:
Georgie Fuller
Director:
Mary Peate

Home Front

15 September 1914 - Jack Wilson

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

It's the day of the memorial service, and everyone brings their own grief. Show more

Just a Minute

Series 70

Episode 6

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Nicholas Parsons hosts the popular panel game. Jonathan Ross, Liza Tarbuck, Alun Cochrane and Paul Merton try to talk for 60 seconds without hesitation, repetition or deviation. Show more

Contributors

Panellist:
Jonathan Ross
Panellist:
Liza Tarbuck
Panellist:
Alun Cochrane
Panellist:
Paul Merton
Producer:
Katie Tyrrell

Front Row

The Riot Club; Ming at the British Museum; percussionist Colin Currie

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

John Wilson reviews The Riot Club based on Laura Wade's play Posh, gets a tour of the Ming dynasty exhibition at the British Museum, and speaks to percussionist Colin Currie. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Cooke
Interviewed Guest:
Jessica Harrison-Hall
Interviewed Guest:
Colin Currie
Interviewed Guest:
Viv Groskop

15 Minute Drama

Queens of Noise: Rip It Up

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

All-girl band Velveteens surf the wave created by their first single all the way from Top of the Pops to the west coast of America. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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