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Regional Variations (2)

Act of Worship

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

Summer Before the Dark

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Stefan Zweig and Joseph Roth make their seperate plans to leave the delights of Ostend. They know all good things come to an end, even here, in this sunny spot. Show more

Woman's Hour

The Wainwright Sisters; Women and US Politics

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Singer-songwriters Martha Wainwright and Lucy Wainwright Roche, trouser trends for spring and summer, women and US politics, composer Joceyln Fook and director Emma Bernard. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Felicity Spector
Interviewed Guest:
Cynthia Weber
Interviewed Guest:
Martha Wainwright
Interviewed Guest:
Lucy Wainwright Roche
Interviewed Guest:
Sasha Wilkins
Interviewed Guest:
Amber Butchart
Interviewed Guest:
Jocelyn Pook
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Bernard

15 Minute Drama

November Dead List: Series 2

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

DCI Greave has been investigating a series of murders and has connected all of the victims to a single crime committed eight years ago. But who is behind it all? Show more

Contributors

DCI Greave:
Lia Williams
John Sweeney:
Steve Toussaint
Father Manu:
Paul Ready
Magda Jusufi:
Anamaria Marinca
DS Ellison:
George Watkins
Lady Kirkham:
Susan Jameson
DC Purkiss:
Katie Redford
Housekeeper:
Caolan McCarthy
Writer:
Nick Perry

Agatha Christie

Ordeal by Innocence

1. Stranger

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 11 days

A stranger visits the the Argyle family with good news about their late mother's murder. Or so he thinks. Stars Mark Umbers. Show more

Home Front

29 January 1916 - Olive Hargreaves

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

On this day, a Canadian soldier was badly injured by a bus in Folkestone, and at the Bevan hospital, Sister Hargreaves clashes with Dorothea. Show more

Contributors

Olive Hargreaves:
Rhiannon Neads
Dorothea Winwood:
Rachel Shelley
Dr Streatfield:
Chris Pavlo
Nell Kingsley:
Alice St Clair
Private Kelly:
Leo Wan
Private Lensfield:
George Watkins
Private Bunce:
Ewan Bailey
Private Fynn:
Caolan McCarthy

The News Quiz

Series 89

Episode 4

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

A satirical review of the week's news, chaired by Miles Jupp. Jeremy Hardy, Camilla Long, Terry Christian and Rich Hall are the panellists in this edition. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Miles Jupp
Panellist:
Jeremy Hardy
Panellist:
Camilla Long
Panellist:
Terry Christian
Panellist:
Rich Hall

The Archers

29/01/2016

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Pat is relying on Rob. And what would David's ancestors have thought? Show more

Contributors

David Archer:
Tim Bentinck
Ruth Archer:
Felicity Finch
Pip Archer:
Daisy Badger
Kenton Archer:
Richard Attlee
Jolene Archer:
Buffy Davis
Brian Aldridge:
Charles Collingwood
Jennifer Aldridge:
Angela Piper
Lilian Bellamy:
Sunny Ormonde
Ian Craig:
Stephen Kennedy
Rex Fairbrother:
Nick Barber
Toby Fairbrother:
Rhys Bevan
Joe Grundy:
Edward Kelsey
Eddie Grundy:
Trevor Harrison
Ed Grundy:
Barry Farrimond
Emma Grundy:
Emerald O'Hanrahan
Matthew Holman:
Michael Winder
Adam Macy:
Andrew Wincott
Kirsty Miller:
Annabelle Dowler
Fallon Rogers:
Joanna Van Kampen
Lynda Snell:
Carole Boyd
Charlie Thomas:
Felix Scott
Rob Titchener:
Timothy Watson
Helen Titchener:
Louiza Patikas
Roy Tucker:
Ian Pepperell
Justin Elliott:
Simon Williams

Front Row

Will Smith, Caryl Churchill's new play, Iran tourism, Ringo Starr's birthplace

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Will Smith talks to John Wilson about his new film Concussion, Caryl Churchill's lastest play Escaped Alone, Iran as the next tourist hotspot and Ringo Starr on his birthplace. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Will Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Susannah Clapp
Interviewed Guest:
David Benedict
Interviewed Guest:
Vesta Sarkhosh Curtis
Interviewed Guest:
Ringo Starr
Producer:
Dixi Stewart

15 Minute Drama

November Dead List: Series 2

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

DCI Greave has been investigating a series of murders and has connected all of the victims to a single crime committed eight years ago. But who is behind it all? Show more

Contributors

DCI Greave:
Lia Williams
John Sweeney:
Steve Toussaint
Father Manu:
Paul Ready
Magda Jusufi:
Anamaria Marinca
DS Ellison:
George Watkins
Lady Kirkham:
Susan Jameson
DC Purkiss:
Katie Redford
Housekeeper:
Caolan McCarthy
Writer:
Nick Perry

Home Front - Omnibus

Episode 45: 25-29 January 1916

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

In the week when President Woodrow Wilson declared, 'The world is on fire, and sparks are likely to drop anywhere', pressures begin to tell at the Bevan hospital too. Show more

Contributors

Adam Wilson:
Billy Kennedy
Adeline Lumley:
Helen Schlesinger
Alec Poole:
Tom Stuart
Beryl Roche:
Rebecca Hamilton
Bob Capeling:
Joe Sims
Carl Larkin:
Richard Pepple
Dorothea Winwood:
Rachel Shelley
Dr Streatfield:
Chris Pavlo
Edie Chadwick:
Kathryn Beaumont
Gabriel Graham:
Michael Bertenshaw
Hilary Pearce:
Craige Els
Ivy Layton:
Lizzy Watts
Kitty Lumley:
Ami Metcalf
Marion Wardle:
Laura Elphinstone
Millie Mumford:
Jessica Turner
Nell Kingsley:
Alice St Clair
Olive Hargreaves:
Rhiannon Neads
Patrick Bunting:
Jack Ashton
Phyllis Marshall:
Christine Absalom
Ruby Tulliver:
Martine McCutcheon
Sylvia Graham:
Joanna David
Victor Lumley:
Joel MacCormack
Private Bunce:
Ewan Bailey
Private Fynn:
Caolan McCarthy
Private Kelly:
Leo Wan
Private Lensfield:
George Watkins

Genres

Woman's Hour

Late Night Woman's Hour: Purity

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Lauren Laverne and guests discuss purity. What does it mean for women in food, sex and religion? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Lauren Laverne
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Woolf
Interviewed Guest:
Dina Brawer
Interviewed Guest:
Shirley Yanez
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Lewis
Producer:
Luke Mulhall

Book of the Week

Summer Before the Dark

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Stefan Zweig and Joseph Roth make their seperate plans to leave the delights of Ostend. They know all good things come to an end, even here, in this sunny spot. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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