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Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Soldiers traditionally learned to find their way around with a compass and a map. Aleks Krotoski explores how GPS transformed navigation during the first Gulf War in 1991. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

The Vanishing Man

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

John Snare invites the public to admire his newly discovered portrait of Prince Charles by the Spanish genius Velasquez. He also embarks on a mission to prove its authenticity. Show more

Woman's Hour

Learning to eat, The impact of the This Girl Can campaign on women's physical activity, Bisexuality

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Are fussy eaters born or created? Has the This Girl Can campaign been a success in getting women active? And three people share their experiences of bisexuality. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Bee Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Tanya Joseph
Producer:
Erin Riley

15 Minute Drama

Toni Morrison - Beloved

Episode 7

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Paul D. learns of a disturbing past incident when Schoolteacher tried to reclaim Sethe and her children. Stars Nadine Marshall. Show more

Home Front

12 January 1916 - Sylvia Graham

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

On this day, the South Wales miners voted to oppose conscription, and in Folkestone, Sylvia Graham has a change of heart. Show more

Contributors

Sylvia Graham:
Joanna David
Gabriel Graham:
Michael Bertenshaw
Hilary Pearce:
Craige Els
Ruth Billings:
Katie Redford
Alec Poole:
Tom Stuart
Adam Wilson:
Billy Kennedy
Esme Macknade:
Katie Angelou
Nancy Parker:
Jane Whittenshaw

Thanks a Lot, Milton Jones!

Series 2

The Swimsman

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

The local lido is closing and a sit-in organised. But Milton’s trunks are a biohazard, threatening any new pool plan. From January 2016. Show more

Front Row

Phil Redmond, Sarah Howe, Akram Khan, Champagne Life

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Brookside creator Phil Redmond tells Samira Ahmed why he's writing crime fiction and poet Sarah Howe reads from her TS Eliot Prize-winning collection. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Phil Redmond
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Howe
Interviewed Guest:
Akram Khan
Interviewed Guest:
Andrea Rose
Producer:
Dixi Stewart

15 Minute Drama

Toni Morrison - Beloved

Episode 7

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Paul D. learns of a disturbing past incident when Schoolteacher tried to reclaim Sethe and her children. Stars Nadine Marshall. Show more

Book of the Week

The Vanishing Man

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

John Snare invites the public to admire his newly discovered portrait of Prince Charles by the Spanish genius Velasquez. He also embarks on a mission to prove its authenticity. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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