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Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 4 months

Exploring the lives of young Chinese and their search to escape the treadmill of exams and finding a job. Read by David Sneddon. Show more

Woman's Hour

Jenny Matthews, Older women in the workplace, A woman as UN Secretary-General

Duration: 41 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Jenny Matthews, Scottish watercolour artist, talks about her new exhibition. The campaign for the first female General-Secretary of the UN. Plus, older women in the workplace. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Jenny Matthews
Interviewed Guest:
Wendy Loretto
Interviewed Guest:
Ann Francke
Interviewed Guest:
Cara McGoogan
Interviewed Guest:
Jean Krasno

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Meg makes unpleasant discoveries about the family business and her brother reveals a devastating secret. Stars Bettrys Jones. Show more

Josh Howie's Losing It

Series 1

Episode 1: The Announcement

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Josh falls out with everyone at a family funeral and spectacularly fails to keep news of his wife’s pregnancy secret. From 2016. Show more

Home Front

24 August 1916 - Hilary Pearce

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Following zeppelin raids on the south east coast, Hilary Pearce is all set to go to war. Show more

Contributors

Hilary Pearce:
Craige Els
Gabriel Graham:
Michael Bertenshaw
Mrs Edkins:
Rachel Davies
Oscar Hendrickx:
Pierre Elliott
Johnnie Marshall:
Paul Ready
Lilian Pemble:
Alex Tregear
Writer:
Katie Hims

Regional Variations (2)

International Cricket

BBC Radio 4 LW

Unforgettable

Series 1

Episode 3: Colin Johnson/Maya Angelou

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Colin Johnson has an imagined conversation with his late grandmother, Maya Angelou, and asks for her blessing on the many ways in which he seeks to continue her legacy. Show more

Drama

On the Road Not Taken

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

As a teen, Paul longed to head out on the road with a guitar and head full of songs. But it was too scary so he got a proper job. Thirty years on, he has decided to live the dream. Show more

Contributors

Young Paul:
Isaac Rouse
Paul's Dad:
Ewan Bailey
Paul's Mum:
Sally Orrock
Director:
Kate McAll
Producer:
Kate McAll

Genres

Brand

Drama

To Hull and Back

Series 2

Is That You Mr Brown?

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Sophie needs some cash while her mother tries her hand at fortune telling. Stars Lucy Beaumont and Maureen Lipman. From 2016. Show more

Front Row

Daisy Goodwin on Victoria, Harry Benson, Lisa Hannigan

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

John Wilson talks to Daisy Goodwin, writer of ITV's new drama series Victoria, about the young Queen. Plus photographer Harry Benson and musician Lisa Hannigan. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Daisy Goodwin
Interviewed Guest:
Harry Benson
Interviewed Guest:
Lisa Hannigan

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Meg makes unpleasant discoveries about the family business and her brother reveals a devastating secret. Stars Bettrys Jones. Show more

Book at Bedtime

Eight Months on Ghazzah Street

Episode 8

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Nearly 30 years on from its original publication, Hilary Mantel revisits her third novel to create a ten-part serialisation. Frances' suspicions about the empty flat grow. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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