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Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

Van Gogh's Ear: The True Story

Episode 5: The Mysterious Woman

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Rebecca Front reads Bernadette Murphy's account of her mission to solve a perplexing art mystery. Bernadette sets out to discover to whom Van Gogh give his macabre gift. Show more

Woman's Hour

Queen's wedding, Storm Sisters, The Infant Minstrel, Kat Ward, Terminal illness

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

The Queen's royal wardrobe and 1947 wedding dress; author Mintie Das on The Sinking World; reporting child abuse; choral-orchestral work; reaction to news of terminal illness. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Kat Ward
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Barnett
Interviewed Guest:
Shahidha Bari
Interviewed Guest:
Caroline de Guitaut
Interviewed Guest:
Sue Bourne
Interviewed Guest:
Lera Auerbach
Interviewed Guest:
Mintie Das

15 Minute Drama

HighLites: Natural Bounce

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Bev and Shirl's gym upstairs breaches Health and Safety rules, with disastrous effect. Show more

Start/Stop

Series 3

The Third Way

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 4 months

Fiona tries Barney's theory to put the spark back. Love, marriage and despair for three couples. Stars Jack Docherty. From 2016. Show more

Last Word

Gary S Paxton, Sally Beauman, Thomas Sutherland, Frank Dickens, Marni Nixon

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Matthew Bannister on Lebanon hostage Thomas Sutherland, singer, songwriter and producer Gary S Paxton, author Sally Beauman, cartoonist Frank Dickens and 'voice ghost' Marni Nixon. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Terry Anderson
Interviewed Guest:
Josh Clark
Interviewed Guest:
Linda Grant
Interviewed Guest:
Lisa Appignanesi
Interviewed Guest:
Rick Brookes
Producer:
Paul Waters

The Museum of Curiosity

Series 9

Kumar, Armstrong, Goodall

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

John Lloyd and Noel Fielding welcome comedian Nish Kumar, Professor Rachel Armstrong and composer Howard Goodall. From 2016. Show more

The Archers

29/07/2016

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Toby is on shaky ground, and Tom gets the go-ahead. Show more

Contributors

David Archer:
Tim Bentinck
Ruth Archer:
Felicity Finch
Josh Archer:
Angus Imrie
Tony Archer:
David Troughton
Neil Carter:
Brian Hewlett
Susan Carter:
Charlotte Martin
Alice Carter:
Hollie Chapman
Ian Craig:
Stephen Kennedy
Rex Fairbrother:
Nick Barber
Toby Fairbrother:
Rhys Bevan
Joe Grundy:
Edward Kelsey
Eddie Grundy:
Trevor Harrison
Shula Hebden Lloyd:
Judy Bennett
Adam Macy:
Andrew Wincott
Johnny Phillips:
Tom Gibbons
Fallon Rogers:
Joanna Van Kampen
Robert Snell:
Graham Blockey
Lynda Snell:
Carole Boyd
Caroline Sterling:
Sara Coward
Rob Titchener:
Timothy Watson
Anna Tregorran:
Isobel Middleton

15 Minute Drama

HighLites: Natural Bounce

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Bev and Shirl's gym upstairs breaches Health and Safety rules, with disastrous effect. Show more

A Good Read

Christopher Biggins and Jenny Eclair

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Actor Christopher Biggins and comedian Jenny Eclair talk about much-loved books with Harriett Gilbert, including works by Richard Yates, Dominick Dunne and Muriel Spark. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Christopher Biggins
Interviewed Guest:
Jenny Eclair
Producer:
Beth O'Dea

Book of the Week

Van Gogh's Ear: The True Story

Episode 5: The Mysterious Woman

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Rebecca Front reads Bernadette Murphy's account of her mission to solve a perplexing art mystery. Bernadette sets out to discover to whom Van Gogh give his macabre gift. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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