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Saturday Live

BBC Radio 4 LW

Saturday Live

Will Young and Deborah Meaden

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Richard Coles and Suzy Klein are joined by Dragons' Den investor Deborah Meaden and singer-songwriter and Pop Idol winner Will Young. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Coles
Presenter:
Suzy Klein
Interviewed Guest:
Will Young
Interviewed Guest:
Deborah Meaden
Interviewed Guest:
Kenton Cool
Interviewed Guest:
Hannah Whittam
Interviewed Guest:
Colin Jackson
Interviewed Guest:
Clive Parker
Interviewed Guest:
Harry Gill
Producer:
Alex Lewis

Dead Ringers

Series 15

Episode 4

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Topical impressions show that offers a satirical take on politics, media and celebrity. Featuring Jon Culshaw, Debra Stephenson, Jan Ravens, Lewis MacLeod and Duncan Wisbey. Show more

Contributors

Performer:
Jon Culshaw
Performer:
Jan Ravens
Performer:
Lewis Macleod
Performer:
Duncan Wisbey

Dangerous Visions

The Illustrated Man

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Iain Glen plays the vagrant who claims his tattoos come to life after dark and predict the future in an adaptation by Brian Sibley of Ray Bradbury's iconic short story collection. Show more

Contributors

The Illustrated Man:
Iain Glen
The Youth:
Jamie Parker
The Tattoo Witch:
Elaine Claxton
The Driver:
Wilf Scolding
Brayling 2:
Patrick Kennedy
Applegate:
John P Arnold
Stimson:
Craige Els
Director:
Gemma Jenkins
Adaptor:
Brian Sibley

Genres

Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour: Sona Jobarteh, Redheads, Retirement

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Includes Sona Jobarteh playing the kora, three senior police officers reflecting on their careers, and Miriam Moss on how being on a hijacked plane as a teen inspired her novel. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Helen King
Interviewed Guest:
Nikki Holland
Interviewed Guest:
Louisa Rolfe
Interviewed Guest:
Louise Tickle
Interviewed Guest:
Tony Draper
Interviewed Guest:
Caryn Franklin
Interviewed Guest:
Jody Furlong
Interviewed Guest:
Glen Jankowski
Interviewed Guest:
Philippa Dietrichs
Interviewed Guest:
Amber Butchart
Interviewed Guest:
Miriam Moss
Interviewed Guest:
Wilma Cunliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Barbara Bloomfield
Interviewed Guest:
Jacky Collis Harvey
Performer:
Sona Jobarteh

Loose Ends

Sara Cox, Nikki Bedi, Noel Fielding, Rick Stein, Bobby Friction, Rebecca Root, Georgia, Nerina Pallot

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Sara Cox and Nikki Bedi are joined by Noel Fielding, amongst others, for an eclectic mix of conversation, music and comedy. With music from Georgia and Nerina Pallot. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sara Cox
Presenter:
Nikki Bedi
Interviewed Guest:
Noel Fielding
Interviewed Guest:
Rick Stein
Interviewed Guest:
Bobby Friction
Interviewed Guest:
Rebecca Root
Performer:
Nerina Pallot

Saturday Review

Jonathan Franzen, People, Places and Things, Me and Earl and the Dying Girl, Lady Chatterley, Dulwich Picture Gallery

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Jonathan Franzen's Purity, People, Places and Things at the National Theatre, Me and Earl and the Dying Girl, Lady Chatterley and Dulwich Picture Gallery's permanent collection. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Meg Rosoff
Interviewed Guest:
David Olusoga
Interviewed Guest:
Stephanie Merritt
Presenter:
Oliver Jones

Drama

Iris Murdoch: The Sea, the Sea

Episode 2

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Charles pursues his adolescent love to redeem past misdemeanours but a young man on his own mission appears. Stars Jeremy Irons. Show more

Contributors

Charles Arrowby:
Jeremy Irons
Gilbert Opian:
Anthony Calf
Titus Fitch:
Matthew Tennyson
Hartley Fitch:
Maggie Steed
Rosina Vamburgh:
Sara Kestelman
Ben Fitch:
David Horovitch
James Arrowby:
Simon Williams
Peregrine Arbelow:
Tim McInnerny
Lizzie Scherer:
Joanna David
Arkwright:
Nick Underwood
Adaptor:
Robin Brooks

Genres

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