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Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

Beethoven for a Later Age

Episode 2: The First Season

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Edward Dusinberre recalls his first season as the Takacs Quartet's first violinist and finds that adapting to life as a touring performer has its challenges. Show more

Woman's Hour

Jean 'Binta' Breeze, Junior Doctors' Contract, Women in Films

Duration: 2 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Jean Binta Breeze on The Verandah Poems; the equalities impact assessment for the new junior doctors' contract; Cheryl Strayed is next in The Chain; and film-maker Shamim Sarif. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Dan Poulter
Interviewed Guest:
Mary-Ann Stephenson
Interviewed Guest:
Ellen McCourt
Interviewed Guest:
Cheryl Strayed
Interviewed Guest:
Shamim Sharif
Interviewed Guest:
Jean 'Binta' Breeze

Home Front

5 April 1916 - John Rossiter

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

On this day in 1916, a Zeppelin raid dropped bombs on the North East coast, while at Spittal End Farm, conscription appears on the horizon. Show more

Contributors

John Rossiter:
Mark Carey
Ambrose Nichols:
Steve Clark
Cora Gidley:
Joanna Monro
Gert Battley:
Maggie Steed
Hector Gidley:
Brian Protheroe
Morris Battley:
Sean Baker
Tobias Holden:
Toby Bryant

Drama

Silk: The Clerks' Room

Episode 1: Jake

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Barristers' clerk Jake finds himself in hot water, when he goes behind the head clerk's back and asks a junior barrister to represent a friend. By Mick Collins. Show more

Great Lives

Series 39

Anthony Horowitz chooses Alfred Hitchcock

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

4 Extra Debut. Anthony Horowitz chooses the director of 'Psycho' and 'The Birds', Alfred Hitchcock. With Matthew Parris. From 2016. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Matthew Parris
Interviewed Guest:
Anthony Horowitz
Interviewed Guest:
Nathalie Morris

Clare in the Community

Series 10

Sisters

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Social worker Clare Barker and her estranged sister are forced to co-operate with one another. Stars Sally Phillips. From 2015. Show more

Front Row

Timothy Spall, Catherine Tate, 11.22.63, Dutch flowers.

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Timothy Spall talks about The Caretaker, Catherine Tate's choice for Shakespeare's People, plus the TV series of Stephen King's 11.22.63, and Dutch flowers at the National Gallery. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Timothy Spall
Interviewed Guest:
Catherine Tate
Interviewed Guest:
Michael Carlson
Interviewed Guest:
Betsy Wieseman
Presenter:
John Wilson
Producer:
Jack Soper

Love in Recovery

Series 2

Coming Clean

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Julie is having a tough time with her new bloke, and Danno has a shameful secret to share. Starring Sue Johnston. From 2016. Show more

Book of the Week

Beethoven for a Later Age

Episode 2: The First Season

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Edward Dusinberre recalls his first season as the Takacs Quartet's first violinist and finds that adapting to life as a touring performer has its challenges. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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