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Regional Variations (2)

Germany: Memories of a Nation

1848: The People's Flag and Karl Marx

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Neil MacGregor reflects on the events of 1848, when black, red and gold became the colours of the flag for a united Germany, and Marx and Engels published The Communist Manifesto. Show more

Woman's Hour

Women-Only Trains; Shabana Azmi; Supergrans; Rural Childhood

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Presented by Jenni Murray. Women-only train carriages, Shabana Azmi on campaigning for equal rights, how to be a Supergran, and the pains and pleasures of life in the country. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Cecile Wright
Interviewed Guest:
Laura Bates
Interviewed Guest:
Ricky Twyford
Interviewed Guest:
Shabana Azmi
Interviewed Guest:
Eve Pollard
Interviewed Guest:
Shirley Williams
Interviewed Guest:
Abbie Ross
Interviewed Guest:
Isabel Oakeshott

Peter is horrified to find Jesus Lover 5 gravely ill in intensive care while a pregnant Bea faces an uncertain future. Narrated by Dougray Scott with Hayley Atwell. 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

Jeeves - Live!

Series 2

Episode 1: Jeeves and the Song of Songs

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

In a one-man tour de force, Martin Jarvis performs the first of two Jeeves and Wooster stories, for a packed audience at the Cheltenham Festival of Literature. Laughs galore! Show more

Drama

Moya O'Shea - Super Chief

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. As the famous star-filled train leaves LA., a Pullman Porter is shocked to find his son is on the train. Stars Alex Lanipekun. Show more

Contributors

Munsden:
Morgan Deare
Mr Drexyl:
Steven Hartley
Mrs Parsons:
Laurel Lefkow
Constance:
Samantha Dakin
Fred Harvey:
Damian Lynch
Director:
Tracey Neale

Genres

Brand

Drama

Last Word

Sir Jocelyn Stevens, Jerrie Mock, John Moat, Shirley Baker, David Rayvern Allen

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Matthew Bannister on newspaper executive Sir Jocelyn Stevens, pilot Jerrie Mock, writer John Moat, photographer Shirley Baker, BBC producer and cricket writer David Rayvern Allen. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Simon Jenkins
Interviewed Guest:
Roy Greenslade
Interviewed Guest:
Dorothy Cochrane
Interviewed Guest:
Susan Reid
Interviewed Guest:
Ruth Borthwick
Interviewed Guest:
Nick Stimson
Interviewed Guest:
Eamonn McCabe
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Stilgoe
Interviewed Guest:
Michael Down

The Now Show

Series 44

Episode 6

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Steve Punt and Jon Culshaw are joined by special guest Nish Kumar for a comic romp through the news. With Laura Shavin, Mitch Benn and Jon Holmes. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Steve Punt
Presenter:
Jon Culshaw
Panellist:
Nish Kumar
Panellist:
Laura Shavin
Panellist:
Mitch Benn
Panellist:
Jon Holmes

The Archers

17/10/2014

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Adam discovers the truth, and Phoebe loses her temper. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Sean O'Connor
Jill Archer:
Patricia Greene
David Archer:
Tim Bentinck
Ruth Archer:
Felicity Finch
Kenton Archer:
Richard Attlee
Helen Archer:
Louiza Patikas
Brian Aldridge:
Charles Collingwood
Jennifer Aldridge:
Angela Piper
Phoebe Aldridge:
Lucy Morris
Susan Carter:
Charlotte Martin
Emma Grundy:
Emerald O'Hanrahan
Ed Grundy:
Barry Farrimond
Shula Hebden Lloyd:
Judy Bennett
Adam Macy:
Andrew Wincott
Elizabeth Pargetter:
Alison Dowling
Fallon Rogers:
Joanna Van Kampen
Lynda Snell:
Carole Boyd
Rob Titchener:
Timothy Watson
Roy Tucker:
Ian Pepperell
Peggy Woolley:
June Spencer
Carol Tregorran:
Eleanor Bron
Graham Ryder:
Malcolm McKee

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Prof Kathy Willis, director of Science at Royal Botanic Garden, Kew, with the omnibus edition of her history of our changing relationship with plants during the early 20th century. Show more

A Good Read

Sheila Hancock and Cosmo Landesman

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Sheila Hancock and Cosmo Landesman discuss favourite books with Harriett Gilbert, including How to Lose Friends and Alienate People by Toby Young, and Stoner by John Williams. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Sheila Hancock
Interviewed Guest:
Cosmo Landesman
Producer:
Beth O'Dea

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