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Act of Worship

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

Nemesis: One Man and the Battle for Rio

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

The authorities cannot risk further internecine violence in the city, which is due to come under global scrutiny. The policy of 'pacification' is escalated to include Rocinha. Show more

Woman's Hour

Takeover Week: Jacqueline Wilson

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Children's author Jacqueline Wilson, looks at attitudes to disability, second-hand bookshops, being active and glamorous over 70 and the enduring appeal of childhood toys. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Jacqueline Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Nicola Miles-Wildin
Interviewed Guest:
Anne Brichto
Interviewed Guest:
Cate Olson
Interviewed Guest:
Shirley Hughes
Interviewed Guest:
Sheila Hancock
Interviewed Guest:
Amanda Barrie
Interviewed Guest:
Catherine Howell

Shush!

Series 1

Episode 1: Top Shelf

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Alice and Snoo resort to unconventional means to get people in the library. With Morwenna Banks and Rebecca Front. From 2015. Show more

Contributors

Simon Neilson:
Ben Willbond
Deaf Action Man:
Gus Brown
Wifi Customer:
Philip Pope
Vikram Seth Customer:
Georgie Fuller
Producer:
David Tyler

Brief Lives

Series 8

Episode 5

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

A journalist is arrested for being in possession of a police disciplinary report. He wants Frank to help him stop a massive cover-up, but Frank needs some persuading. Show more

The News Quiz

Series 88

Episode 1

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Satirical review of the week's news, chaired by Miles Jupp. With panellists Mark Steel, Susan Calman, Sarah Kendall and Danny Finkelstein. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Miles Jupp
Panellist:
Mark Steel
Panellist:
Susan Calman
Panellist:
Sarah Kendall

The Archers

18/09/2015

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

It is time for some tea and tenacity - and a birthday treat for Joe? Show more

Contributors

Jill Archer:
Patricia Greene
David Archer:
Tim Bentinck
Pip Archer:
Daisy Badger
Kenton Archer:
Richard Attlee
Jolene Archer:
Buffy Davis
Tony Archer:
David Troughton
Jennifer Aldridge:
Angela Piper
Christine Barford:
Lesley Saweard
Bellamy, Lilian:
Sunny Ormonde
Neil Carter:
Brian Hewlett
Rex Fairbrother:
Nick Barber
Bert Fry:
Eric Allan
Joe Grundy:
Edward Kelsey
Clarrie Grundy:
Heather Bell
Ed Grundy:
Barry Farrimond
Elizabeth Pargetter:
Alison Dowling
Oliver Sterling:
Michael Cochrane
Caroline Sterling:
Sara Coward
Helen Titchener:
Louiza Patikas
Rob Titchener:
Timothy Watson
Carol Tregorran:
Eleanor Bron
Roy Tucker:
Ian Pepperell
Peggy Woolley:
June Spencer
Hazel Woolley:
Annette Badland

Front Row

Downton Abbey, Karl Jenkins, The armoury at the RSC

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Kirsty Lang with a review of the final series of Downton Abbey, musician Karl Jenkins, armour on stage at the Royal Shakespeare Company and the National Short Story Awards. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Viv Groskop
Interviewed Guest:
Karl Jenkins
Interviewed Guest:
Alan Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Alex Hassell
Interviewed Guest:
Jonathan Buckley

Home Front - Omnibus

Episode 33: 14-18 September 1915

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Omnibus edition of the epic drama series set in Great War Britain sees a week of evasions, diversions and new arrivals. Show more

Great Lives

Series 37

Hannah Rothschild on Thelonious Monk

Duration: 26 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Writer Hannah Rothschild chooses the jazz musician, Thelonious Monk. With Matthew Parris and Richard Williams. From 2015. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Matthew Parris
Interviewed Guest:
Hannah Rothschild
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Williams
Producer:
Kirsten Lass

Book of the Week

Nemesis: One Man and the Battle for Rio

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

The authorities cannot risk further internecine violence in the city, which is due to come under global scrutiny. The policy of 'pacification' is escalated to include Rocinha. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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