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Start the Week

Language and Reinvention

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Cultural discussion programme. Tom Sutcliffe with violinist Edward Dusinberre, opera director Mariame Clement, poet Vahni Capildeo and linguist and writer Diego Marani. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Edward Dusinberre
Interviewed Guest:
Mariame Clement
Interviewed Guest:
Vahni Capildeo
Interviewed Guest:
Diego Marani
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Regional Variations (2)

Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

Stop the Clocks

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Since she reached the age of 80, Dame Joan Bakewell has been working harder than ever - campaigning, writing and sitting in the Lords. Now she takes a moment to reflect. Show more

Woman's Hour

Helen Dunmore, How women in Brazil are coping with the Zika virus, Long-distance relationships

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Award-winning author Helen Dunmore talks about her latest novel, set during the Cold War. Plus friendships with other mums, and the challenge of a long-distance relationship. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Dunmore
Interviewed Guest:
Jennie Bristow
Interviewed Guest:
Anne-Marie O'Leary
Producer:
Anne Peacock

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

As Soames Forsyte prepares to face his wife's lover in court, an unidentified body lies in the city morgue. With Joseph Millson. Show more

Home Front

1 February 1916 - Nell Kingsley

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

On this day, Britain woke up to news of a terrible series of zeppelin attacks on the East coast, leaving 59 dead, and Nell Kingsley looks set to lose the job she loved. Show more

Contributors

Nell Kingsley:
Alice St Clair
Marion Wardle:
Laura Elphinstone
Millie Mumford:
Jessica Turner
Dr Streatfield:
Chris Pavlo
Olive Hargreaves:
Rhiannon Neads
Dorothea Winwood:
Rachel Shelley

Drama

Demon Brother

Episode 1

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

The first in a dark two-part thriller about twin brothers, Jasper and Eddie, who decide to swap lives. Part one tells Jasper's story. Show more

The Infinite Monkey Cage

Series 13

Invisible Universe

Duration: 39 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Brian Cox and Robin Ince visit the Manchester Museum of Science and Industry. They are joined by Jon Culshaw, Sarah Bridle and Tim O'Brien to explore the invisible universe. Show more

The Museum of Curiosity

Series 8

Hound, Vickers, Smit

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

John Lloyd and Sarah Millican with comic Rufus Hound, Eden Project founder Sir Tim Smit and scientist, Doris Vickers. From 2016. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Lloyd
Presenter:
Sarah Millican
Interviewed Guest:
Rufus Hound
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Smit
Interviewed Guest:
Doris Vickers
Interviewed Guest:
Kees Moeliker
Producer:
James Harkin

Front Row

Dad's Army, Annie Nightingale on Janis Joplin, Dawn Walton, Hieronymus Bosch

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Oliver Parker and Hamish McColl tell Kirsty Lang about the new Dad's Army film, plus Annie Nightingale on Janis Joplin and Dawn Walton on A Raisin In The Sun. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Oliver Parker
Interviewed Guest:
Hamish McColl
Interviewed Guest:
Annie Nightingale
Interviewed Guest:
Dawn Walton

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

As Soames Forsyte prepares to face his wife's lover in court, an unidentified body lies in the city morgue. With Joseph Millson. Show more

Start the Week

Language and Reinvention

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Cultural discussion programme. Tom Sutcliffe with violinist Edward Dusinberre, opera director Mariame Clement, poet Vahni Capildeo and linguist and writer Diego Marani. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Edward Dusinberre
Interviewed Guest:
Mariame Clement
Interviewed Guest:
Vahni Capildeo
Interviewed Guest:
Diego Marani
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Book of the Week

Stop the Clocks

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Since she reached the age of 80, Dame Joan Bakewell has been working harder than ever - campaigning, writing and sitting in the Lords. Now she takes a moment to reflect. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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