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Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

My Life in Houses

Secure and Safe

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Margaret Forster's journey through houses she has lived in. Refuge is found in a fairytale cottage up north. Read by Sian Thomas. Show more

15 Minute Drama

Syria: Bread and Bombs

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Jamil has been taken prisoner. Show more

Open Book

Mirza Waheed on The Book of Gold Leaves

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Kashmiri novelist Mirza Waheed talks to Mariella Frostrup about his new novel The Book of Gold Leaves, a love story set against the backdrop of war and Anne Rice on a precious book. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Mirza Waheed
Interviewed Guest:
Anne Rice
Interviewed Guest:
Tessa Hadley
Interviewed Guest:
Dr Sarah Dillon

The Film Programme

2001: A Space Odyssey Special

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

In a special edition, Francine Stock explores a treasure trove of interviews and archives to pierce the lasting mystery of 2001: A Space Odyssey. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Francine Stock
Interviewed Guest:
Piers Bizony
Interviewed Guest:
Harry Lange
Interviewed Guest:
Stuart Freeborn
Interviewed Guest:
Ray Lovejoy
Interviewed Guest:
Keir Dullea
Interviewed Guest:
Gary Lockwood
Interviewed Guest:
Daniel Richter
Interviewed Guest:
Douglas Trumbull
Producer:
Mark Burman

Front Row

PD James Remembered; William Hill Sports Book of the Year; Maggi Hambling

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Ruth Rendell remembers PD James; the contenders for the William Hill Sports Book of the Year and news of the winner; and Maggi Hambling on her new National Gallery exhibition. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Producer:
Ellie Bury
Interviewed Guest:
Maggi Hambling
Interviewed Guest:
Ruth Rendell

15 Minute Drama

Syria: Bread and Bombs

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Jamil has been taken prisoner. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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