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Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 4 months

When Beryl met Alan. Brendan King’s biography of novelist Beryl Bainbridge is read by James Fleet and Samantha Bond. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
James Fleet
Beryl Bainbridge:
Samantha Bond
Abridger:
Pete Nichols
Producer:
Karen Rose

Genres

Woman's Hour

Olympic boxer Nicola Adams, Novelist Eimear McBride

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Two-time Olympic gold medal winning boxer Nicola Adams, Eimear McBride, author of A Girl Is A Half-Formed Thing, on her new novel, 150 years of Barnardos, and new zika advice. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Emma Wallace
Interviewed Guest:
Nicola Adams
Interviewed Guest:
Eimear McBride
Interviewed Guest:
Sara Clarke
Interviewed Guest:
Brenda Farrell
Interviewed Guest:
Colleen Acosta

15 Minute Drama

Pepys: After the Fire

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Sam has a visit from Christopher Wren, and learns of the death of an old friend, Robert Hooke, who played a key role in the rebuilding of London after the Great Fire. Show more

Contributors

Samuel Pepys:
Kris Marshall
Mary Skinner:
Eiry Thomas
John Evelyn:
Mathew Baynton
Robert Hooke:
Matthew Gravelle
King Charles II:
Ewan Bailey
Christopher Wren:
Tristan Sturrock
Director:
Kate McAll

Genres

Home Front

8 September 1916 - Dennis Monk

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

The Daily Mirror features amputee soldiers fitted with new limbs, and Dennis Monk tries to re-enter Folkestone life. Show more

Contributors

Dennis Monk:
Sam Swann
Norman Harris:
Sean Baker
Eric Morton:
Paul Rainbow
Anna White:
Amelia Lowdell
Ivy Layton:
Lizzy Watts
Gabriel Graham:
Michael Bertenshaw

Drama

Hatch, Match and Dispatch

A Certain Date by Alan Harris

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Geoff is a busy pest control technician. Then Mystic June tells him something to alter his life. Stars Julian Lewis Jones. Show more

Tom Wrigglesworth's Hang-Ups

Series 4

Construction Time Again

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Tom's dad offers some unwanted assistance. Show more

Front Row

Sharon Maguire, Liz Carr, Ann Patchett

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Actor and activist Liz Carr on her new show Assisted Suicide: The Musical, director Sharon Maguire on the return of Bridget Jones, and Ann Patchett on her new novel, Commonwealth. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Sharon Maguire
Interviewed Guest:
Louisa Buck
Interviewed Guest:
Liz Carr

15 Minute Drama

Pepys: After the Fire

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Sam has a visit from Christopher Wren, and learns of the death of an old friend, Robert Hooke, who played a key role in the rebuilding of London after the Great Fire. Show more

Contributors

Samuel Pepys:
Kris Marshall
Mary Skinner:
Eiry Thomas
John Evelyn:
Mathew Baynton
Robert Hooke:
Matthew Gravelle
King Charles II:
Ewan Bailey
Christopher Wren:
Tristan Sturrock
Director:
Kate McAll

Genres

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 4 months

When Beryl met Alan. Brendan King’s biography of novelist Beryl Bainbridge is read by James Fleet and Samantha Bond. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
James Fleet
Beryl Bainbridge:
Samantha Bond
Abridger:
Pete Nichols
Producer:
Karen Rose

Genres

BBC Radio 4 FM

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