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Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 4 months

Alan Bennett reflects on his dramatic experiences with pigs, boa constrictors and steaming – or not so steaming – manure. Show more

Woman's Hour

Claire Foy in The Crown

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Actor Claire Foy in The Crown; Woman's Hour Power List; violence against women in Latin America; our final make-up staple: foundation. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Claire Foy
Interviewed Guest:
Libby Lane
Interviewed Guest:
Heather McGregor
Interviewed Guest:
Rosemary Auchmuty
Interviewed Guest:
Marcela Fuentes
Interviewed Guest:
Luise Bello
Interviewed Guest:
Kathia undefined
Interviewed Guest:
Sali Hughes
Interviewed Guest:
Mary Greenwell

15 Minute Drama

The Pursuits of Darleen Fyles: Series 8

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Delightful drama series about a young couple with learning disabilities. Darleen thinks she's in labour, more than once, and then it happens for real! Show more

Drama

How the Marquis Got His Coat Back

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

The Marquis de Carabas has lost his coat - but getting it back brings him face to face with an old enemy and sees him forced to accept help from someone rather close to home. Show more

The Now Show

Series 49

Episode 1

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis are joined by Andy Zaltzman, Kiri Pritchard-McLean, Adam Kay and Gemma Arrowsmith to present the news via topical stand up and sketches. Show more

The Archers

04/11/2016

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Rex has the final word, and Kirsty despairs at the panto audition. Show more

Contributors

Pip Archer:
Daisy Badger
Kenton Archer:
Richard Attlee
Jolene Archer:
Buffy Davis
Brian Aldridge:
Charles Collingwood
Lilian Bellamy:
Sunny Ormonde
Neil Carter:
Brian Hewlett
Susan Carter:
Charlotte Martin
Alice Carter:
Hollie Chapman
Justin Elliott:
Simon Williams
Rex Fairbrother:
Nick Barber
Toby Fairbrother:
Rhys Bevan
Alan Franks:
John Telfer
Eddie Grundy:
Trevor Harrison
Shula Hebden Lloyd:
Judy Bennett
Alistair Lloyd:
Michael Lumsden
Adam Macy:
Andrew Wincott
Kirsty Miller:
Annabelle Dowler
Rob Titchener:
Timothy Watson
Roy Tucker:
Ian Pepperell
Anisha Jayakoday:
Anneika Rose

Front Row

Michael Fassbender, Love to Read, The Goldfinch, Artists who tour

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Actor Michael Fassbender on The Light Between Oceans, Neel Mukherjee on Twain's Huckleberry Finn, and why Carel Fabritius' The Goldfinch inspired Donna Tartt's novel. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Michael Fassbender
Interviewed Guest:
Neel Mukherjee
Interviewed Guest:
Nish Kumar
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah McQuaid
Interviewed Guest:
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Interviewed Guest:
Charlotte Mullins
Interviewed Guest:
Alex Clark
Producer:
Angie Nehring

15 Minute Drama

The Pursuits of Darleen Fyles: Series 8

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Delightful drama series about a young couple with learning disabilities. Darleen thinks she's in labour, more than once, and then it happens for real! Show more

Incarnations: India in 50 Lives

Incarnations: India in 50 Lives - Omnibus

Charaka, Aryabhata, Rajaraja Chola and Basavana

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Professor Sunil Khilnani presents four more audio portraits of figures who have shaped the arc of Indian history: Charaka, Aryabhata, Rajaraja Chola and Basavana. Show more

A Good Read

Terry Christian and Dr Kevin Fong

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Presenter of The Word Terry Christian and space doctor Kevin Fong talk about books they love with Harriett Gilbert. Ray Bradbury, Matt Haig and Susan Hill are on the agenda. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Terry Christian
Interviewed Guest:
Kevin Fong
Producer:
Beth O'Dea

BBC Radio 4 FM

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