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Start the Week

Edmund de Waal on Porcelain

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Andrew Marr talks to potter Edmund de Waal, curator Tim Marlow, poet Annie Freud and materials engineer Mark Miodownik. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Marr
Interviewed Guest:
Edmund de Waal
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Marlow
Interviewed Guest:
Annie Freud
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Miodownik
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Regional Variations (2)

Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

The White Road

Episode 1: Mount Kao-ling

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

On a personal pilgrimage to the countries and people who make porcelain, Edmund de Waal's first stop is China and Jingdezhen, the city of porcelain. Show more

Woman's Hour

Women and Pensions

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

A look at women's access to the full, new, flat-rate state pension; erectile dysfunction; Jackie Collins and the seven basic emotions and their history Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Dot Gibson
Interviewed Guest:
Josephine Cumbo
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Storor
Interviewed Guest:
Leighton Seal
Interviewed Guest:
Tiffany Watt-Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Jackie Collins

Shardlake

Sovereign

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. Shardlake and Barak arrive in York a day ahead of King Henry VIII’s spectacular Royal Progress to York. Stars Justin Salinger. Show more

All Those Women

Series 1

Episode 2

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 3 days

Jen competes with Stuart in the parenting stakes – with a kids’ sleepover like no other... Stars Sheila Hancock. From 2015. Show more

Home Front

21 September 1915 - Florrie Wilson

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Albert Wilson does not think he and Florrie should pass up on two free tickets to the theatre. Show more

Drama

Eurydice and Orpheus

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Her Story, by Simon Armitage. A busking musician discovers a natural talent for the harp that has a deep, irreversible effect on his and his lover's lives. Music by PJ Harvey. Show more

BBC National Short Story Award

BBC National Short Story Award 2015

Briar Road

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

By Jonathan Buckley. A family seek the help of a clairvoyant to shed light on the fate of their missing daughter. Read by Maxine Peake. Show more

The Unbelievable Truth

Series 15

Episode 5

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

David Mitchell gets David O'Doherty, Susan Calman, Jon Richardson and Arthur Smith to lie with some truths. From 2015. Show more

Front Row

Chancellor George Osborne, Justin Cartwright, 99 Homes, Mark Haddon

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Arts news with Samira Ahmed, including George Osborne on bringing British culture to China, Mark Haddon on his award-winning short story and a review of thriller 99 Homes. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
George Osborne
Interviewed Guest:
Larushka Ivan-Zadeh
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Haddon

Shardlake

Sovereign

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. Shardlake and Barak arrive in York a day ahead of King Henry VIII’s spectacular Royal Progress to York. Stars Justin Salinger. Show more

Start the Week

Edmund de Waal on Porcelain

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Andrew Marr talks to potter Edmund de Waal, curator Tim Marlow, poet Annie Freud and materials engineer Mark Miodownik. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Marr
Interviewed Guest:
Edmund de Waal
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Marlow
Interviewed Guest:
Annie Freud
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Miodownik
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Book at Bedtime

Sweet Caress: The Many Lives of Amory Clay

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. In 1915, Amory’s uncle sets her life on its course when he gives her a camera for her seventh birthday. Read by Barbara Flynn. Show more

Book of the Week

The White Road

Episode 1: Mount Kao-ling

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

On a personal pilgrimage to the countries and people who make porcelain, Edmund de Waal's first stop is China and Jingdezhen, the city of porcelain. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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