Programme Index

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Woman's Hour

Norway female conscription; biscuit girls; paddle dolls and eating disorders

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Jenni Murray presents the programme that offers a female perspective on the world, discussing eating disorder patients, biscuit girls and paddle dolls. Show more

Contributors

15 Minute Drama

The Love Song of Miss Queenie Hennessy

The Arrival

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Queenie’s waiting but running out of time. She reveals why she has hidden from Harold for over 20 years. Stars Paul Venables. Show more

Jeeves - Live!

Series 2

Episode 2: Jeeves Takes Charge

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

In a one-man tour de force, Martin Jarvis performs a second story, Jeeves Takes Charge, for a packed audience at the 2013 Cheltenham Festival of Literature. The laughter abounds! Show more

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Soldiers traditionally learned to find their way around with a compass and a map. Aleks Krotoski explores how GPS transformed navigation during the first Gulf War in 1991. Show more

Drama

James Graham - The Grudge

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. The truth of the historical assassination of a prime minister threatens to unseat a safe Tory candidate. Stars Robert Bathurst. Show more

Contributors

Henry Bellingham:
Robert Bathurst
Roger Percival:
Stephen Critchlow
Cafe owner:
David Holt
Librarian:
David Holt
Reporter:
David Holt
Party Chairman:
Peter Hamilton Dyer
George Turner:
Peter Hamilton Dyer
Marjorie:
Tracy Wiles
Labour Candidate:
Gerard McDermott

Brand

Drama

The News Quiz

Series 85

Episode 1

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

A satirical review of the week's news, chaired by Sandi Toksvig, featuring Sarah Millican, Sara Pascoe and Hugo Rifkind, with regular panellist Jeremy Hardy.

The Archers

24/10/2014

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Roy goes a step too far, and Ed disgraces himself. Show more

Contributors

Jill Archer:
Patricia Greene
David Archer:
Tim Bentinck
Ruth Archer:
Felicity Finch
Brian Aldridge:
Charles Collingwood
Jennifer Aldridge:
Angela Piper
Susan Carter:
Charlotte Martin
Joe Grundy:
Edward Kelsey
Eddie Grundy:
Trevor Harrison
Clarrie Grundy:
Heather Bell
Will Grundy:
Philip Molloy
Ed Grundy:
Barry Farrimond
Jazzer McCready:
Ryan Kelly
Elizabeth Pargetter:
Alison Dowling
Caroline Sterling:
Sara Coward
Roy Tucker:
Ian Pepperell
Peggy Woolley:
June Spencer
Carol Tregorran:
Eleanor Bron

Front Row

Timothy Spall, Picasso Museum, Maria João Pires, Memphis

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Arts news. Timothy Spall on playing Mr Turner in Mike Leigh's film, the Picasso Museum in Paris re-opens, acclaimed Portuguese pianist Maria João Pires, and Memphis the musical. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Damian Barr
Interviewed Guest:
Timothy Spall
Interviewed Guest:
Waldemar Januszczak
Interviewed Guest:
Maria Pires
Interviewed Guest:
Gaylene Gould
Producer:
Sarah Johnson

Duration: 58 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

Adam Hills and Steven Pinker

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

4 Extra Debut. Adam Hills, Steven Pinker and Harriett Gilbert discuss books by Albert Camus, Richard Bach and Jonathan Livingston. From 2014. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Adam Hills
Interviewed Guest:
Steven Pinker
Producer:
Sally Heaven

BBC Radio 4 FM

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