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Regional Variations (2)

Act of Worship

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

Georgina Howell - Queen of the Desert

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Gertrude's energies turn to the establishment of a museum in Baghdad. Read by Sylvestra le Touzel and Deborah Findlay. Show more

Woman's Hour

Baroness Valerie Amos, Why women say sorry, Women and farming

Duration: 41 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Baroness Amos - first female black leader of a UK university, Sylvia Pankhurst: women and farming, Cathy Rentzenbrink on her brother's PVS, and Viv Groskop on why women say 'sorry'. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Rebecca Myatt
Interviewed Guest:
Valerie Amos
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Barnett
Interviewed Guest:
Karen Sayer
Interviewed Guest:
Cathy Rentzenbrink
Interviewed Guest:
Viv Groskop
Interviewed Guest:
Louise Mullany

Armistead Maupin - Tales of the City

Significant Others

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Mary Ann and Brian's future has been decided. Faced with losing the steps, Mrs Madrigal resorts to chains. Stars Kate Harper. From July 2015. Show more

Drama

Rumpole

Rumpole and the Portia of Our Chambers

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Back in Chambers, Old Bailey hack Horace Rumpole is still clearly smitten by his pupil Phillida. Stars Benedict Cumberbatch. Show more

Contributors

Horace Rumpole:
Benedict Cumberbatch
Hilda Rumpole:
Jasmine Hyde
Phillida Trant:
Cathy Sara
Boxey Horne:
Stephen Critchlow
Matthew Culp:
Samuel Reader
Director:
Marilyn Imrie

Last Word

Sir Nicholas Winton, Val Doonican, Nek Chand, James Salter, Lady Rozelle Raynes

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Matthew Bannister talks about humanitarian Sir Nicholas Winton, singer Val Doonican, artist Nek Chand, writer James Salter and reluctant aristocrat Lady Rozelle Raynes. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Nick Winton
Interviewed Guest:
Jarvis Cocker
Interviewed Guest:
Elaine Goodwin
Interviewed Guest:
Michael Goldfarb
Interviewed Guest:
Hugh Matheson

The Archers

03/07/2015

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

It is an important night for Phoebe, and will Brian support Kate? Show more

Contributors

Director:
Julie Beckett
Jill Archer:
Patricia Greene
David Archer:
Tim Bentinck
Pip Archer:
Daisy Badger
Kenton Archer:
Richard Attlee
Tony Archer:
David Troughton
Helen Archer:
Louiza Patikas
Brian Aldridge:
Charles Collingwood
Jennifer Aldridge:
Angela Piper
Phoebe Aldridge:
Lucy Morris
Rex Fairbrother:
Nick Barber
Toby Fairbrother:
Rhys Bevan
Bert Fry:
Eric Allan
Jim Lloyd:
John Rowe
Adam Macy:
Andrew Wincott
Kate Madikane:
Perdita Avery
Lynda Snell:
Carole Boyd
Charlie Thomas:
Felix Scott
Rob Titchener:
Timothy Watson
Carol Tregorran:
Eleanor Bron
Roy Tucker:
Ian Pepperell
Hayley Tucker:
Lorraine Coady
Peggy Woolley:
June Spencer
Alex Redwood:
Josh Harper

Front Row

Brian Wilson biopic Love and Mercy, Orson Welles play, The art of Liotard, UK song map

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

A review of the Brian Wilson biopic Love and Mercy, Austin Pendleton in Orson's Shadow, the Jean-Etienne Liotard exhibition reviewed, and Natasha Solomons and the UK song map. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Eccleston
Interviewed Guest:
Austin Pendleton
Interviewed Guest:
Moira Jeffrey
Interviewed Guest:
Natasha Solomons

Armistead Maupin - Tales of the City

Significant Others

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Mary Ann and Brian's future has been decided. Faced with losing the steps, Mrs Madrigal resorts to chains. Stars Kate Harper. From July 2015. Show more

Home Front - Omnibus

Episode 29: 29 June to 3 July 1915

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Canadian troops celebrate their Dominion Day, and a long-awaited reunion is planned. Show more

Contributors

Howard Argent:
Toby Jones
Juliet Cavendish:
Lizzie Bourne
Dolly Clout:
Elaine Claxton
Hotel Guest:
Jessica Turner
Gabriel Graham:
Michael Bertenshaw
Sylvia Graham:
Barbara Flynn
Muriel Grainger:
Hannah Tointon
Private Greg:
Jude Akuwidike
Josiah King:
Daniel Kendrick
Roy Lavoie:
Tim Beckmann
Dieter Lippke:
Felix Auer
Kitty Lumley:
Ami Metcalf
Victor Lumley:
Joel MacCormack
Alice Macknade:
Claire-Louise Cordwell
Esme Macknade:
Katie Angelou
Maggie Macknade:
Hollie Thoupos
Mickey Macknade:
Reece Buttery
Jessie Moore:
Lucy Hutchinson
Carson Martindale:
Stephen Critchlow
Canadian Soldier 1:
Nathan Nolan
Canadian Soldier 2:
Owen Clark
Canadian Soldier 3:
Stephen Critchlow
Canadian Soldier 4:
David Hounslow
Toby Speedwell:
Joe Bannister
Thornton Tulliver:
Nigel Harman
Nancy Parker:
Jane Whittenshaw
Dorothea Winwood:
Rachel Shelley
Ralph Winwood:
Nicholas Murchie
Adam Wilson:
Leo Montague
Albert Wilson:
Harry Myers
Florrie Wilson:
Claire Rushbrook
Tom Wright:
Clive Hayward

Genres

A Good Read

Jon Richardson and Emma Kennedy

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Comedian Jon Richardson and actor-writer Emma Kennedy talk favourite books with Harriett Gilbert, including the compelling real-life story of Everett Ruess: A Vagabond for Beauty. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Jon Richardson
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Kennedy
Producer:
Beth O'Dea

Book of the Week

Georgina Howell - Queen of the Desert

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Gertrude's energies turn to the establishment of a museum in Baghdad. Read by Sylvestra le Touzel and Deborah Findlay. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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