Programme Index

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Hidden Histories of the Information Age

Episode 1: Enfield Exchange

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

With expertise from the Science Museum's curators, Aleks Krotoski uncovers the hidden histories of manual telephone exchanges and how they changed the working lives of young women. Show more

15 Minute Drama

Toni Morrison - Beloved

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. Following the American Civil War, the spirit of a murdered child haunts the home of a former slave. Stars Nadine Marshall. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Test Match Special

BBC Radio 4 LW

Home Front

4 January 1916 - Dorothea Winwood

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

On this day, Lord Derby reported that over 650,000 fit single men had not offered themselves for service, and Dorothea Winwood is getting into the rhythm of work at the Bevan. Show more

Contributors

Dorothea Winwood:
Rachel Shelley
Nell Kingsley:
Alice St Clair
Max Davenport:
Trevor White
Olive Hargreaves:
Rhiannon Neads
Alec Poole:
Tom Stuart
Florrie Wilson:
Claire Rushbrook
Bob Capeling:
Joe Sims
Margaret Bishop:
Catherine Bailey
Edie Chadwick:
Kathryn Beaumont
Marion Wardle:
Laura Elphinstone

Where This Service Will...

Where This Service Will Terminate

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

1. By Katherine Jakeways. When two strangers meet on the train from Paddington to Penzance, an intense relationship develops over the course of the journey. Show more

The Food Programme

Eating to Run: Part 1

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

How important is diet to running performance? Dan Saladino looks at the latest thinking, and debate over the role of carbs, fat and protein. He finds out how Olympic athletes eat. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Dan Saladino
Interviewed Guest:
Nicole Marais
Interviewed Guest:
Kevin Currell
Interviewed Guest:
Adharanand Finn
Interviewed Guest:
Christopher McDougall
Interviewed Guest:
Scott Jurek
Producer:
Dan Saladino

I'm Sorry I Haven't A Clue

Series 64

Episode 6

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

A return visit to the Grand Theatre in Blackpool for regulars Barry Cryer, Graeme Garden and Tim Brooke-Taylor, plus Rob Brydon on the panel and Jack Dee in the chair. Show more

Front Row

Tarantino on The Hateful Eight, Costa Book Awards category winners, Playwright Zodwa Nyoni

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Samira Ahmed talks to Quentin Tarantino about The Hateful Eight, starring Samuel L Jackson and Kurt Russel, and the Costa Book Awards category winners are announced. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Quentin Tarantino
Interviewed Guest:
James Heneage
Interviewed Guest:
Zodwa Nyoni
Producer:
Elaine Lester

15 Minute Drama

Toni Morrison - Beloved

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. Following the American Civil War, the spirit of a murdered child haunts the home of a former slave. Stars Nadine Marshall. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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