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Start the Week

The Mathematical Mind with Cedric Villani

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Tom Sutcliffe discusses maths with Cedric Villani, Vicky Neale, Zia Haider Rahman and Morgan Matthews. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Cedric Villani
Interviewed Guest:
Zia Haider Rahman
Interviewed Guest:
Vicky Neale
Interviewed Guest:
Morgan Matthews
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Regional Variations (2)

Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

Cédric Villani - Birth of a Theorem

The Most Beautiful Equation in The World

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. French mathematician Cédric Villani wrestles to tame a new theorem and reap the rewards. Memoir read by Julian Rhind-Tutt. Show more

15 Minute Drama

Ladder of Years

Episode 1: At the Family's Edges

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

An unexpected but rather welcome romantic encounter in the grocery aisle is the beginning of a new adventure for homely Delia Grinstead. Show more

Home Front

9 March 1915 - Geoffrey Marshall

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Some news close to home leaves Geoffrey reeling. Show more

Contributors

Cressida Marshall:
Bettrys Jones
Edgar Bates:
Sam Dale
Geoffrey Marshall:
Dominic Mafham
Leonard Proctor:
Chris Garner
Phyllis Marshall:
Christine Absalom
Sylvia Graham:
Barbara Flynn
Travers Fielding:
David Acton

Just a Minute

Series 71

Episode 5

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Nicholas Parsons hosts this classic comedy panel game as Alun Cochrane, Tony Hawks, Josie Lawrence and Paul Merton try on subjects without repetition, hesitation or deviation. Show more

Contributors

Panellist:
Sheila Hancock
Panellist:
Graham Norton
Panellist:
Paul Merton
Panellist:
Robin Ince

Front Row

Sean Penn, Leonora Carrington, Madonna's New Album

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Sean Penn in The Gunman, the life and work of artist Leonora Carrington and Madonna's new album reviewed. Plus a tribute to documentary-maker Albert Maysles. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Sean Penn
Interviewed Guest:
Elena Poniatowska
Interviewed Guest:
Francesco Manacorda
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Mossman
Interviewed Guest:
Albert Maysles
Producer:
Dymphna Flynn

15 Minute Drama

Ladder of Years

Episode 1: At the Family's Edges

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

An unexpected but rather welcome romantic encounter in the grocery aisle is the beginning of a new adventure for homely Delia Grinstead. Show more

Start the Week

The Mathematical Mind with Cedric Villani

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Tom Sutcliffe discusses maths with Cedric Villani, Vicky Neale, Zia Haider Rahman and Morgan Matthews. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Cedric Villani
Interviewed Guest:
Zia Haider Rahman
Interviewed Guest:
Vicky Neale
Interviewed Guest:
Morgan Matthews
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Book of the Week

Cédric Villani - Birth of a Theorem

The Most Beautiful Equation in The World

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. French mathematician Cédric Villani wrestles to tame a new theorem and reap the rewards. Memoir read by Julian Rhind-Tutt. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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