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Germany: Memories of a Nation

One People, Many Sausages

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Neil MacGregor focuses on two great emblems of Germany's national diet: beer and sausages. He finds out how regional specialities represent centuries of regional history. Show more

Woman's Hour

10/10/2014

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Jenni Murray presents the female perspective. Jenni talks to Jayne Torvill about what it is like to have more than one 'other half'. Plus should we ask children to do chores? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Jayne Torvill
Interviewed Guest:
Jayne Stokes
Interviewed Guest:
Beverley Turner
Interviewed Guest:
Lynne Featherstone
Interviewed Guest:
Nimco Ali
Producer:
Jo Meek

Peter presides over a funeral service at the base and the distance between him and Bea increases. Starring Joe Armstrong. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Dougray Scott
Beatrice:
Hayley Atwell
Grainger:
Kelly Burke
Jesus Lover Number One:
Michael Bertenshaw
Jesus Lover Number Five:
Damian Lynch
Jesus Lover Number Four:
David Acton
USIC Psychologist:
Jane Slavin
USIC Doctor:
Elaine Claxton
Director:
Emma Harding

My First Planet

Series 2

Day Trip to Terror!

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Social media kicks in on a risky search-and-rescue mission while Lillian replaces her nose! Stars Vicki Pepperdine. From August 2014. Show more

Drama

Beyond Contempt

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Peter Jukes's nail-biting account of learning how to be a court reporter on the job, as he live-tweeted the entire eight-and-a-half-month hacking trial. Starring Neil Pearson. Show more

Contributors

Peter Jukes:
Neil Pearson
Mr Justice Saunders:
John Rowe
Andrew Edis QC:
Michael Bertenshaw
James Doleman:
Ian Conningham
Timothy Langdale QC:
Nicholas Jones
Jonathan Laidlaw QC:
Stephen Critchlow
Sienna Miller:
Hannah Genesius
Rebekah Brooks:
Jane Slavin
Dan Evans:
Shaun Mason
Nick Davies:
David Acton
Eimar Cook:
Elaine Claxton
Jude Law:
Paul Heath
Director:
Mary Peate

Genres

Brand

Drama

Last Word

Andrew Kerr, Jean-Claude Duvalier, Dorothy Tyler MBE, Prof Karl Miller, Cosimo Matassa

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Matthew Bannister remembers Glastonbury founder Andrew Kerr, Haiti dictator Jean-Claude Duvalier, athlete Dorothy Tyler, literary editor Karl Miller and studio owner Cosimo Matassa. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Nick Baker
Interviewed Guest:
Thomas Crimble
Interviewed Guest:
Jacqueline Charles
Interviewed Guest:
Andy Kershaw
Interviewed Guest:
Mike Fleet
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew O'Hagan
Interviewed Guest:
John Sutherland
Interviewed Guest:
Roger Armstrong
Producer:
Neil George

The Now Show

Series 44

Episode 5

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis are joined by special guest Nathan Caton for a comic romp through the week's news. With Pippa Evans, Mitch Benn and Jon Holmes. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Steve Punt
Presenter:
Hugh Dennis
Panellist:
Nathan Caton
Panellist:
Pippa Evans
Panellist:
Mitch Benn
Panellist:
Jon Holmes

The Archers

10/10/2014

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

It is the Harvest Supper, and Jill has a confession to make. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Sean O'Connor
Jill Archer:
Patricia Greene
David Archer:
Tim Bentinck
Ruth Archer:
Felicity Finch
Tony Archer:
David Troughton
Helen Archer:
Louiza Patikas
Alice Carter:
Hollie Chapman
Bert Fry:
Eric Allan
Joe Grundy:
Edward Kelsey
Eddie Grundy:
Trevor Harrison
Jim Lloyd:
John Rowe
Elizabeth Pargetter:
Alison Dowling
Fallon Rogers:
Joanna Van Kampen
Lynda Snell:
Carole Boyd
Rob Titchener:
Timothy Watson
Vicky Tucker:
Rachel Atkins
Roy Tucker:
Ian Pepperell
Hayley Tucker:
Lorraine Coady
PC Harrison Burns:
James Cartwright
Carol Tregorran:
Eleanor Bron

Front Row

Iggy Pop; The Lion King; Marcel Duchamp

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

John Wilson talks to Iggy Pop, ahead of this year's BBC Music John Peel Lecture. Plus Disney chief Thomas Schumacher on creating The Lion King and a stage version of Frozen. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Iggy Pop
Interviewed Guest:
Thomas Schumacher
Interviewed Guest:
Cornelia Parker
Interviewed Guest:
Ketih Tyson
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Robey

A Good Read

Jeremy Paxman and Mary Beard

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Jeremy Paxman and Mary Beard argue about books they love with Harriett Gilbert. Jeremy's choice is Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk, described as the Catch-22 of the Iraq War. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Jeremy Paxman
Interviewed Guest:
Mary Beard
Producer:
Beth O'Dea

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