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Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

Antony Sher - Year of the Fat Knight

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Antony Sher recounts filming a scene in The Hobbit - three and a half hours in make-up every day, to play a dwarf king. Show more

Woman's Hour

Xinran, Ella Woodward

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Tania Branigan on domestic violence in China, Xinran on her new book, the general election in Northern Ireland and blogger Ella Woodward's first cookery book. With Jane Garvey. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Tania Branigan
Interviewed Guest:
undefined Xinran
Interviewed Guest:
Karen Patterson
Interviewed Guest:
Ella Woodward
Interviewed Guest:
Ruth Rendell

15 Minute Drama

An Everyday Story of Afghan Folk: Series 4

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Zarlakhta is devastated when her new father-in-law, the Khan, drives her parents and brother from the village. Show more

Drama

Higher

Episode 1: Year of the Rat

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Jim is sent to China to recruit new students, but the new interim vice chancellor seems to be setting him up to fail. Comedy by Steve May. Show more

Contributors

Genres

Front Row

Spooks, Meklit, Christopher Hope, The Spalding Suite

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Spooks moving to the big screen, singer-songwriter Meklit Hadero, basketball drama in The Spalding Suite, artist Katrina Palmer and novelist Christopher Hope. With Kirsty Lang. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Producer:
Sarah Johnson
Interviewed Guest:
Antonia Quirke
Interviewed Guest:
Meklit Hadero
Interviewed Guest:
Benji Reid
Interviewed Guest:
Inua Ellams
Interviewed Guest:
Christopher Hope
Interviewed Guest:
Katrina Palmer

15 Minute Drama

An Everyday Story of Afghan Folk: Series 4

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Zarlakhta is devastated when her new father-in-law, the Khan, drives her parents and brother from the village. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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