Programme Index

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Start the Week

Sidney Nolan: Life and Work

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Cultural discussion. Andrew Marr discusses the passing of time with poet Elaine Feinstein, curator Rebecca Daniels, theatre director Trevor Nunn and composer Ryan Wigglesworth. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Marr
Interviewed Guest:
Elaine Feinstein
Interviewed Guest:
Rebecca Daniels
Interviewed Guest:
Trevor Nunn
Interviewed Guest:
Ryan Wigglesworth
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Book of the Week

Deaths of the Poets

Episode 1: A Portable Shrine

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Poets Michael Symmons Roberts and Paul Farley interrogate the myth of the doomed poet. Today they explore the lives - and tragic deaths - of Thomas Chatterton and Dylan Thomas. Show more

Woman's Hour

Fearne Cotton

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Presenter Fearne Cotton, Vera Baird QC and Northumbria police and crime commissioner, WH archive: female village police officer 1985, and singer-songwriter Tanita Tikaram. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Fearne Cotton
Interviewed Guest:
Vera Baird
Interviewed Guest:
Carol Price
Interviewed Guest:
Tanita Tikaram
Presenter:
Jane Garvey

44 Scotland Street

Series 4

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 10 months

4 Extra Debut. Someone is looking for a thorn-free zone, meanwhile Irene Pollok's creativity reaps rewards. Starring Crawford Logan. Show more

Drama

What Will Survive

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

When Kate and Ash both lose their mothers in quick succession they find their grief, and approaches to handling it, puts a strain on their relationship which they little expected. Show more

Contributors

Conlith:
Gary Lilburn
Aunty Gita:
Siddiqua Akhtar
Head Teacher:
Siddiqua Akhtar
Consultant:
Siddiqua Akhtar
Radio DJ & Announcer:
Simon Lipson
Coroner:
Simon Lipson
Random Parent:
Simon Lipson
Bereavement Counsellor:
Morwenna Banks
Nurse Hayley:
Morwenna Banks

Genres

Brand

Drama

The Food Programme

Let's Do Lunch

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Cheese, ham or tuna? 'Al-desko', crumbs in the keyboard, grab-and-go or just too busy? Sheila Dillon, Bee Wilson, Rachel Maylor and Julian Baggini unpack the future of lunch. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sheila Dillon
Interviewed Guest:
Bee Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Maylor
Interviewed Guest:
Julian Baggini

The Infinite Monkey Cage

Series 15

Episode 6: Making the Invisible Visible

Duration: 46 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined by Prof Carlos Frenk, Prof Matthew Cobb and comedian Katy Brand as they discover how science can make the seemingly invisible visible. Show more

Just a Minute

Series 77

Episode 1

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Nicholas Parsons returns for his 50th year and the 77th series of the award-winning panel show. His guests this week are Paul Merton, Josie Lawrence, Zoe Lyons and Graham Norton. Show more

Contributors

Panellist:
Paul Merton
Panellist:
Josie Lawrence
Panellist:
Zoe Lyons
Panellist:
Graham Norton
Producer:
Matt Stronge
Production Company:
BBC Studios

Front Row

Patriots Day, Stephen Karam, EU Baroque Orchestra, Syria documentaries

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Samira Ahmed presents the arts magazine programme. Patriots Day, playwright Stephen Karam, EU Baroque Orchestra leaves the UK, and making documentaries about Syria. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Michael Carlson
Interviewed Guest:
Stephen Karam
Interviewed Guest:
Paul James
Producer:
Hannah Robins

44 Scotland Street

Series 4

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 10 months

4 Extra Debut. Someone is looking for a thorn-free zone, meanwhile Irene Pollok's creativity reaps rewards. Starring Crawford Logan. Show more

The Rise of the Robots

Series 1

More human than human

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Robots are becoming present in our lives, as companions, carers and as workers. Adam Rutherford explores our relationship with these machines and asks if they have to be humanoid. Show more

Start the Week

Sidney Nolan: Life and Work

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Cultural discussion. Andrew Marr discusses the passing of time with poet Elaine Feinstein, curator Rebecca Daniels, theatre director Trevor Nunn and composer Ryan Wigglesworth. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Marr
Interviewed Guest:
Elaine Feinstein
Interviewed Guest:
Rebecca Daniels
Interviewed Guest:
Trevor Nunn
Interviewed Guest:
Ryan Wigglesworth
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Book of the Week

Deaths of the Poets

Episode 1: A Portable Shrine

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Poets Michael Symmons Roberts and Paul Farley interrogate the myth of the doomed poet. Today they explore the lives - and tragic deaths - of Thomas Chatterton and Dylan Thomas. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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