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Regional Variations (2)

Act of Worship

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

The Utopia Experiment

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

As the author's life disintegrates, he is sectioned in a hospital's psychiatric unit. Written and read by Dylan Evans. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

International Cricket

BBC Radio 4 LW

Woman's Hour

Nicola Sturgeon, Glasgow School of Art

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Jane Garvey talks to Nicola Sturgeon about the general election, and Muriel Gray talks about plans to rebuild the unique art nouveau library at the Glasgow School of Art. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Producer:
Ruth Watts
Interviewed Guest:
Nicola Sturgeon
Interviewed Guest:
Muriel Gray
Interviewed Guest:
Margaret McCartney
Interviewed Guest:
Susie Mitchell

15 Minute Drama

Ladder of Years

Episode 10: The Wedding Day Hitch

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

After more than a year away, Delia Grinstead is drawn back into the remnants of her fractured family. She is badly needed. Show more

Paul Temple

Paul Temple and the Gregory Affair

Episode 1: With the Compliments of Mr Gregory

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

4 Extra Debut. An eminent physician's daughter disappears after a night out at the Alpine Club. The suave sleuth's rebooted 1946 mystery. Stars Crawford Logan. Show more

Home Front

20 March 1915 - Edie Chadwick

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Edie wants excitement in her life and finds it in an odd place when an exotic and exciting cargo washes up on Long Sands in Tynemouth. Show more

Contributors

Edie Chadwick:
Kathryn Beaumont
Fraser Chadwick:
Edmund Wiseman
Johnnie Marshall:
Paul Ready
Lewis Tully:
Gerard McDermott
Marion Wardle:
Laura Elphinstone
Paddy Blackshields:
Chris Garner
Stella Wardle:
Ava Bell
Kenny Stokoe:
Dean Logan

Drama

Recent Events at Collington House

Episode 1

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

By Matthew Solon. New head teacher Roz Taylor, eager to be inclusive and accommodate all faiths and cultures, finds herself increasingly at odds with one of the parent governors. Show more

Contributors

Roz Taylor:
Heather Craney
Abdul Lateef Shah:
Neil D'Souza
Jaffer n Sadiq:
Sam Dastor
Folasade Olabode (Sade):
Tracy Ifeachor
John Roberts:
Philip Jackson
Mrs Barlow:
Becci Gemmell
PC Khan:
Jaz Deol
Director:
John Dryden

Genres

Last Word

Shaw Taylor, Arthur Wyatt, Naty Revuelta Clews, Malcolm Fraser, Andy Fraser

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Matthew Bannister on crime broadcaster Shaw Taylor, diplomat Arthur Wyatt, Fidel Castro's lover Naty Revuelta Clews, Australian PM Malcolm Fraser and bass player Andy Fraser. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
John Stalker
Interviewed Guest:
Patricia Wyatt
Interviewed Guest:
Martin Williams
Interviewed Guest:
Jonathan Hansen
Interviewed Guest:
Megan Clement

The Archers

20/03/2015

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Tony is back where he belongs, and Rob faces a challenge. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Julie Beckett
David Archer:
Tim Bentinck
Ruth Archer:
Felicity Finch
Pip Archer:
Daisy Badger
Kenton Archer:
Richard Attlee
Jolene Archer:
Buffy Davis
Tony Archer:
David Troughton
Helen Archer:
Louiza Patikas
Brian Aldridge:
Charles Collingwood
Jennifer Aldridge:
Angela Piper
Phoebe Aldridge:
Lucy Morris
Alan Franks:
John Telfer
Bert Fry:
Eric Allan
Joe Grundy:
Edward Kelsey
Ed Grundy:
Barry Farrimond
Adam Macy:
Andrew Wincott
Kate Madikane:
Perdita Avery
Fallon Rogers:
Joanna Van Kampen
Lynda Snell:
Carole Boyd
Rob Titchener:
Timothy Watson
Hayley Tucker:
Lorraine Coady
Peggy Woolley:
June Spencer
Johnny Phillips:
Tom Gibbons
Charlie Thomas:
Felix Scott

Front Row

The Royals, Peggy Seeger, Sean Scully, Spring with Anna Meredith

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

An interview with folk artist Peggy Seeger about creating the radio ballad, artist Sean Scully, a review of the latest US TV show about the Royal Family and Anna Meredith. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Producer:
Ellie Bury
Interviewed Guest:
Anna Meredith
Interviewed Guest:
Sean Scully
Interviewed Guest:
Peggy Seeger
Interviewed Guest:
Boyd Hilton

15 Minute Drama

Ladder of Years

Episode 10: The Wedding Day Hitch

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

After more than a year away, Delia Grinstead is drawn back into the remnants of her fractured family. She is badly needed. Show more

Home Front - Omnibus

Episode 22: 16-20 March 1915

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Some terrible truths and some exotic flotsam wash up on Long Sands. Show more

Contributors

Paddy Blackshields:
Chris Garner
Edie Chadwick:
Kathryn Beaumont
Fraser Chadwick:
Edmund Wiseman
Sylvia Graham:
Barbara Flynn
Alan Lowther:
David Seddon
Kitty Lumley:
Ami Metcalf
Joyce Lyle:
Tracy Whitwell
Luke Lyle:
Richard Riddell
Adeline Marshall:
Anastasia Hille
Cressida Marshall:
Bettrys Jones
Geoffrey Marshall:
Dominic Mafham
Johnnie Marshall:
Paul Ready
Phyllis Marshall:
Christine Absalom
Esther O'Leary:
Amy Cameron
Hannah O'Leary:
Bessy Walmsley
Violet O'Leary:
Jacqueline Phillips
Kenny Stokoe:
Dean Logan
Pastor Vincent Surtees:
Shaun Prendergast
Lewis Tully:
Gerard McDermott
Marion Wardle:
Laura Elphinstone
Davy Wardle:
Stephen O'Raullian
Stella Wardle:
Ava Bell
Clara Wedger:
Amaka Okafor
Wally Woodthorpe:
Kris Deedigan

A Good Read

Claire Skinner and Louise Welsh

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Actress Claire Skinner and author Louise Welsh talk favourite books with Harriett Gilbert, including works by Karl Ove Knausgaard, Robert Louis Stevenson and Dorothy L Sayers. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Claire Skinner
Interviewed Guest:
Louise Welsh

BBC Radio 4 FM

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