Programme Index

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Regional Variations (2)

Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

Shrinking Violets

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

In a culture where it is good to talk, what place is there for people like King George VI and prime minister Clement Attlee, who are tongue-tied by their shyness? Show more

Woman's Hour

Natalie Bennett, Bridget Jones, Making underwear, Women and the Russian Revolution, are young people having less sex?

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Natalie Bennett, the outgoing leader of the Green Party, Bridget Jones 20 years on, the Russian Revolution through women's eyes; and are young people having less sex? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Natalie Bennett
Interviewed Guest:
Viv Groskop
Interviewed Guest:
Hattie Crisell
Interviewed Guest:
undefined Girl On The Net
Interviewed Guest:
Daisy Buchanan

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

With her business in big trouble, Meg discovers an intruder in the yard and makes an unexpected ally. Stars Bettrys Jones. Show more

Home Front

30 August 1916 - Esme Macknade

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Turkey declares war on Rumania and Russia, and a new arrival at the Grahams' fractures Esme's peace of mind. Show more

Contributors

Esme Macknade:
Katie Angelou
Oscar Hendrickx:
Pierre Elliott
Alice Macknade:
Claire-Louise Cordwell
Bill Macknade:
Ben Crowe
Nancy Parker:
Jane Whittenshaw
Gabriel Graham:
Michael Bertenshaw
Isabel Graham:
Keely Beresford
Sylvia Graham:
Joanna David

Regional Variations (2)

International Cricket

BBC Radio 4 LW

Nature's Great Invaders

Japanese Knotweed

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Derek Mooney looks at the despised plant Japanese knotweed, but does it deserve its enemy number one status? From 2016. Show more

Tracks

Series 1: Origin

Origin: Episode Four

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Fourth in a nine-part thriller starring Romola Garai. Written by Matthew Broughton. As new information comes to light, could a little boy locked in a coma hold the answers? Show more

Contributors

Michael:
Alex Beckett
Dr Petrauskas:
Tristan Sturrock
Inspector Kirby:
Jaimi Barbakoff
Security Guard:
John Norton
Jae Sung:
Leo Wan
Director:
Helen Perry

Great Lives

Series 40

Tony Hawks on Marshall Rosenberg

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Comedian and writer Tony Hawks chooses the creator of nonviolent communication, Marshall Rosenberg. With Matthew Parris. From 2016. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Matthew Parris
Interviewed Guest:
Tony Hawks
Interviewed Guest:
David Baker
Producer:
Miles Warde

Front Row

Ian McEwan, Gene Wilder, Things to Come, The Television Workshop

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Ian McEwan explains why his new novel is told from the point of view of a foetus, Gene Wilder in his own words, Briony Hanson reviews Things to Come, and The Television Workshop. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Producer:
Angie Nehring
Interviewed Guest:
Ian McEwan
Interviewed Guest:
Briony Hanson
Interviewed Guest:
Joe Dempsie
Interviewed Guest:
Jack O'Connell
Interviewed Guest:
Shane Meadows
Interviewed Guest:
Gene Wilder

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

With her business in big trouble, Meg discovers an intruder in the yard and makes an unexpected ally. Stars Bettrys Jones. Show more

Book of the Week

Shrinking Violets

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

In a culture where it is good to talk, what place is there for people like King George VI and prime minister Clement Attlee, who are tongue-tied by their shyness? Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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