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Start the Week

Organising the Mind

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Tom Sutcliffe discusses creativity and the organised mind with neuroscientist Daniel Levitin, cognitive scientist Maggie Boden, poet Frances Leviston and conductor Ian Page. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Daniel Levitin
Interviewed Guest:
Maggie Boden
Interviewed Guest:
Frances Leviston
Interviewed Guest:
Ian Page
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Woman's Hour

Knitting and coding; Women's rights in Saudi Arabia; Forced marriage

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Will there be changes for Saudi women with a new ruler in place? Knitting and computers - what do they have in common? Ageing without children and the implications for the future. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Mona Eltahawy
Interviewed Guest:
Karen Shoop
Interviewed Guest:
Betsan Corkhill
Interviewed Guest:
Jodie Day
Interviewed Guest:
Aneeta Prem
Interviewed Guest:
Liz Chapman

Tinsel Girl

Tinsel Girl and the Tropical Trip

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Uplifting comedy drama about the life, loves and misadventures of wheelchair user Maz. Starring and inspired by Cherylee Houston. Written by Lou Ramsden. Show more

GF Newman's The Corrupted

Series 2

Episode 6

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

The second series of the criminal family saga, from 1961-70, based on GF Newman's novel. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Ross Kemp
Joey Oldman:
Toby Jones
Cath Oldman:
Denise Gough
Brian Oldman:
Joe Armstrong
Jack Braden:
Luke Allen Gale
Leah Cohen:
Jasmine Hyde
Writer:
GF Newman
Director:
Clive Brill
Producer:
Clive Brill

The Infinite Monkey Cage

Series 11

Episode 2: Fierce Creatures

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined by naturalist Steve Backshall, zoologist Lucy Cooke and comedian Andy Hamilton as they discuss the most dangerous creatures on the planet. Show more

The Unbelievable Truth

Series 14

Episode 5

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

David Mitchell asks Lloyd Langford, Josh Widdicombe, Susan Calman and David O'Doherty to hide truths in lies. From January 2015. Show more

Front Row

Kingsman: The Secret Service; Puppeteer Basil Twist; Album Auctions

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Arts news. Samira Ahmed talks to director Matthew Vaughn and Kick Ass writer Mark Millar about the film Kingsman: The Secret Service. Plus an interview with puppeteer Basil Twist. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Matthew Vaughn
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Millar
Interviewed Guest:
Basil Twist
Interviewed Guest:
Davy Henderson
Interviewed Guest:
Zack O'Malley Greenburg

Tinsel Girl

Tinsel Girl and the Tropical Trip

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Uplifting comedy drama about the life, loves and misadventures of wheelchair user Maz. Starring and inspired by Cherylee Houston. Written by Lou Ramsden. Show more

Start the Week

Organising the Mind

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Tom Sutcliffe discusses creativity and the organised mind with neuroscientist Daniel Levitin, cognitive scientist Maggie Boden, poet Frances Leviston and conductor Ian Page. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Daniel Levitin
Interviewed Guest:
Maggie Boden
Interviewed Guest:
Frances Leviston
Interviewed Guest:
Ian Page
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Book of the Week

Nothing Is True and Everything Is Possible

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. Documentary maker Peter Pomerantsev on modern Russia's journey from communism to a new form of dictatorship. From 2015. Show more

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