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The Now Show

Series 49

Episode 4

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis are joined by Andy Zaltzman, Mae Martin, Luke Kempner, Freya Parker, Greg Jenner and Adam Kay to present the news via topical stand-up and sketches. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Steve Punt
Presenter:
Hugh Dennis
Performer:
Andy Zaltzman
Performer:
Mae Martin
Performer:
Luke Kempner
Performer:
Freya Parker
Performer:
Greg Jenner
Performer:
Adam Kay
Writer:
Steve Punt
Writer:
Mae Martin
Writer:
Adam Kay
Writer:
Jon Hunter
Writer:
Max Davis

Drama

Jonathan Myerson - Born in the DDR

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. Madcap, improbable true story of how the Stasi licensed a Bruce Springsteen gig in East Berlin. Stars Mark Heap and Bryan Dick. Show more

Contributors

Genres

Brand

Drama

Woman's Hour

Amma Asante, Diana Athill, Prue Leith

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Amma Asante on directing A United Kingdom. Plus why it's so difficult for male survivors of abuse to talk about their experience and Diana Athill talks about aging as she nears 99. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Amma Asante
Interviewed Guest:
Prue Leith
Interviewed Guest:
Anne-Marie O'Leary
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Woolfson
Interviewed Guest:
Diana Athill
Interviewed Guest:
Alan Corbett
Interviewed Guest:
Katherine Jackson
Interviewed Guest:
Ruth Hunsley
Interviewed Guest:
Terri Apter

Loose Ends

Michael Palin, Elaine Paige, Ralf Little, Beth Orton, Anoushka Shankar, Clive Anderson, Scottee

Duration: 36 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Clive Anderson is joined by Michael Palin, Elaine Paige and Ralf Little for an eclectic mix of conversation, music and comedy. With music from Beth Orton and Anoushka Shankar. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Clive Anderson
Interviewed Guest:
Michael Palin
Interviewed Guest:
Elaine Paige
Interviewed Guest:
Ralf Little
Interviewed Guest:
undefined Scottee
Performer:
Beth Orton

Saturday Review

The Children, The Wailing, Rillington Place, Penelope Lively, Victor Pasmore

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Lucy Kirkwood's The Children, Korean horror drama film The Wailing, Tim Roth plays Christie in BBC TV's Rillington Place, Penelope Lively's Purple Swamp Hen, Victor Pasmore. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Blake Morrison
Interviewed Guest:
Barb Jungr
Interviewed Guest:
Andrea Rose
Producer:
Oliver Jones

4 Extra Debut. David Tennant introduces Robert Louis Stevenson’s adventure story set in 1751, in the aftermath of the Jacobite rebellions. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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