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Regional Variations (2)

Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Duration: 1 minute

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 4 months

4 Extra Debut. Exploring the lives of young Chinese - a military child, a daughter of the Party and a far north dweller. Read by David Seddon. Show more

Woman's Hour

Jenna Coleman, Women and Olympics, Calcium Supplements

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Programme that offers a female perspective on the world. Jenna Coleman discusses her TV role as young Queen Victoria. Plus the pressures faced by young people who come out as gay. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Jenna Coleman
Interviewed Guest:
Matthew Todd
Interviewed Guest:
Tahir Masud
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Shephard

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

4 Extra Debut. 1890s Whitechapel: Megan Evans comes to London to visit her brother, but he is strangely unwelcoming. Stars Bettrys Jones. Show more

The Rest is History

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 6 months

Frank Skinner is joined by historian Kate Williams, Dave Gorman and Sara Pascoe to ponder history’s funniest moments. From 2014. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Frank Skinner
Panellist:
Dave Gorman
Panellist:
Sara Pascoe
Panellist:
Kate Williams
Producer:
Dan Schreiber

Genres

Home Front

22 August 1916 - Juliet Cavendish

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

15,000 pilgrims gather at Lourdes to pray for the safe return of their fathers from war, and Juliet finds it hard to reconcile her delight and her fears. Show more

Contributors

Juliet Cavendish:
Lizzie Bourne
Howard Argent:
Gunnar Cauthery
Hugh Cavendish:
Alex Wyndham
Reginald Church:
John Dougall
Marieke Dupont:
Olivia Ross
Gabriel Graham:
Michael Bertenshaw
Sylvia Graham:
Joanna David
Connie Cavendish:
Felix Lailey
Grace Cavendish:
Grace Doherty
Writer:
Katie Hims

Drama

Sebastian Baczkiewicz - Ghosts of Heathrow

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. 190.000 visitors pass through Heathrow every day. No wonder some of them are ghosts. Stars Paul McGann. From September 2014. Show more

Contributors

16-String Jack:
Joe Armstrong
Mr Monday:
Dudley Sutton
Geoffrey Springley:
Kevin Harvey
Sound Designer:
Eloise Whitmore
Director:
Joby Waldman
Producer:
Joby Waldman

Genres

Brand

Drama

The Food Programme

Time for an Aperitif? The Drinks Menu

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

In the first of The Food Programme's summer drinks series, food writer Diana Henry asks listeners to take a moment, a cold glass, some ice and a bottle and appreciate an aperitif. Show more

Just a Minute

Series 76

Episode 3

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Nicholas Parsons hosts a special episode from the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, featuring Paul Merton, Janey Godley, Nish Kumar and Marcus Brigstocke. Show more

Contributors

Panellist:
Paul Merton
Panellist:
Janey Godley
Panellist:
Nish Kumar
Producer:
Matt Stronge

Front Row

Quincy Jones, Noel Clarke, Timbuktu cultural war crimes

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

John Wilson talks to music legend Quincy Jones ahead of his BBC Prom. Noel Clarke on the final instalment of his British crime film trilogy, Brotherhood. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Quincy Jones
Interviewed Guest:
Noel Clarke

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

4 Extra Debut. 1890s Whitechapel: Megan Evans comes to London to visit her brother, but he is strangely unwelcoming. Stars Bettrys Jones. Show more

Book at Bedtime

Eight Months on Ghazzah Street

Episode 6

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Nearly 30 years on from its publication, Hilary Mantel serialises her third novel. Read by Anna Maxwell Martin. Abridged by Sara Davies. Frances gives her first dinner party. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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