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Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

Memories: From Moscow to the Black Sea

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Sliding down the map, far from Moscow, we sailed into Novorossiisk aboard the rackety ship Shilka, just about afloat... Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Woman's Hour

BBC Radio 4 LW

Woman's Hour

Romany Gypsy Women; Rose Tremain

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Rose Tremain on her new novel, a look at the lives of Romany Gypsy women, a discussion on best friends, and founder of Tech Mums, Dr Sue Black, on making mothers tech savvy. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Rose Tremain
Interviewed Guest:
Ryalla Duffy
Interviewed Guest:
Nell Frizzell
Interviewed Guest:
Rebecca Holman
Interviewed Guest:
Sue Black

Armistead Maupin - Tales of the City

Michael Tolliver Lives

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Mary Ann returns to San Francisco to join the vigil at Mrs Madrigal's bedside. Stars Laurel Lefkow and Kate Harper. From May 2016. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Test Match Special

BBC Radio 4 LW

Home Front

20 May 1916 - Cyrus Colville

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

An air raid on Kent destroys a public house, while in the county tribunal in Exeter, Cyrus Colville is on fiery form. Show more

Contributors

Cyrus Colville:
Anton Lesser
Alexander Gidley:
Matthew Beard
Bertram Colville:
Nick Underwood
Burroughs:
Sargon Yelda
Edwin Lloyd:
Finn den Hertog
Marcus Goodridge:
Max Bennett
Tobias Holden:
Toby Bryant
William Fulford:
Ryan Coath
Mrs Taylor:
Claire Sellers
Selleck:
Ewan Bailey

Drama

School Drama

Episode 3

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

A failing school has brought in has-been TV star Geoff Cathcart to help stage a production of Romeo and Juliet. But Geoff is not quite who he seems. Show more

Contributors

Michelle:
Sian Gibson
Headmaster:
Tony Gardner
Festival Administrator:
Vincent Ebrahim
Charlie:
Divian Ladwa
School Secretary:
Susie Baxter
Vehicle Manager:
Angus Kennedy
Radio Presenter:
Jason King
Director:
John Dryden
Producer:
Emma Hearn

Genres

Last Word

Professor Robert McNeill Alexander, Reg Grundy, Sally Brampton, Tony Cozier, Madeleine LeBeau

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Matthew Bannister on zoologist Professor Robert McNeill Alexander, TV producer Reg Grundy, magazine editor Sally Brampton, cricket commentator Tony Cozier. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Alan Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Geoffrey Boxshall
Interviewed Guest:
Alan Boyd
Interviewed Guest:
Louise Chunn
Interviewed Guest:
Jonathan Agnew

The News Quiz

Series 90

Episode 6

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Hugo Rifkind, Bridget Christie, Andrew Maxwell and Kerry Godliman are Miles Jupp's guests in the long-running satirical quiz of the week's news. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Miles Jupp
Panellist:
Hugo Rifkind
Panellist:
Andrew Maxwell
Panellist:
Kerry Godliman
Producer:
Paul Sheehan

The Archers

20/05/2016

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Anna presses Helen for information, and Toby launches a new venture. Show more

Contributors

David Archer:
Tim Bentinck
Ruth Archer:
Felicity Finch
Pip Archer:
Daisy Badger
Josh Archer:
Angus Imrie
Jolene Archer:
Buffy Davis
Tony Archer:
David Troughton
Brian Aldridge:
Charles Collingwood
Jennifer Aldridge:
Angela Piper
Lilian Bellamy:
Sunny Ormonde
Toby Fairbrother:
Rhys Bevan
Bert Fry:
Eric Allan
Joe Grundy:
Edward Kelsey
Eddie Grundy:
Trevor Harrison
Clarrie Grundy:
Heather Bell
Emma Grundy:
Emerald O'Hanrahan
Adam Macy:
Andrew Wincott
Jazzer McCreary:
Ryan Kelly
Kirsty Miller:
Annabelle Dowler
Johnny Phillips:
Tom Gibbons
Helen Titchener:
Louiza Patikas
Anna Tregorran:
Isobel Middleton
Peggy Woolley:
June Spencer

Front Row

Jack O'Connell, Cannes Film Festival, Seeing Round Corners, Spymonkey

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

British actor Jack O'Connell discusses his latest film, Money Monster, in which he plays a disgruntled New Yorker who takes George Clooney's character hostage. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Jack O'Connell
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Cork
Interviewed Guest:
Jason Solomons
Interviewed Guest:
Toby Park
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Crouch
Presenter:
Kirsty Lang

Armistead Maupin - Tales of the City

Michael Tolliver Lives

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Mary Ann returns to San Francisco to join the vigil at Mrs Madrigal's bedside. Stars Laurel Lefkow and Kate Harper. From May 2016. Show more

Great Lives

Series 39

Charles Moore on Gordon Hamilton-Fairley

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

4 Extra Debut. Journalist Charles Moore chooses cancer pioneer Gordon Hamilton-Fairley, who was killed by an IRA bomb aged only 45. From 2016. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Matthew Parris
Interviewed Guest:
Charles Moore
Interviewed Guest:
Ray Powles
Producer:
Miles Warde

Book of the Week

Memories: From Moscow to the Black Sea

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Sliding down the map, far from Moscow, we sailed into Novorossiisk aboard the rackety ship Shilka, just about afloat... Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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