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Book of the Week

Border - Tales from the Edge of Europe

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

When the time comes to leave the border and return home, author Kapka Kassabova needs help to understand her feelings about this place and to make peace with the past. Show more

Woman's Hour

Chef Thomasina Miers; Author Susan Hill; Families coping with PTSD

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Thomasina Miers cooks the perfect tortillas with toasted black beans and jalapeno hummus. Author Susan Hill on her new novel. Plus the military families struggling with PTSD. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Thomasina Miers
Interviewed Guest:
Nikita Dallison
Interviewed Guest:
Matthew Green
Interviewed Guest:
Susan Hill

15 Minute Drama

A Small Town Murder

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Although Izzy has been unable to speak, Jackie Hartwell (Meera Syal) meets her to see if she can glean any further information. She discovers who murdered Josh Cooper - and why. Show more

Contributors

Jackie:
Meera Syal
Hannah Cooper:
Amanda Root
David Cooper:
Alec Newman
Isabel Cooper:
Eva Feiler
Steph Webb:
Flora Montgomery
Sandra Hicks:
Susie Emmett
Producer:
Clive Brill
Director:
Clive Brill

Genres

Secrets and Lattes

Series 1

Episode 6: Oh God It's Christmas...

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Festive anxiety is rampant as a falling-out and bitter disappointment make for a goodwill bypass. Stars Julie Graham. From May 2014. Show more

Dangerous Visions

Resistance

Episode 1

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Val McDermid's thriller examines what happens if antibiotics stop working. Developed through the Wellcome Trust Experimental stories scheme. Show more

Last Word

Gerald Kaufman, Dick Bruna, Desmond Connell, Rita Barberá, Frank Delaney

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Julian Worricker on Labour MP Gerald Kaufman; illustrator Dick Bruna; Cardinal Desmond Connell, former Archbishop of Dublin; mayor of Valencia, Rita Barbera; writer Frank Delaney. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Roy Hattersley
Interviewed Guest:
Brian Selby
Interviewed Guest:
Rosie Millard
Interviewed Guest:
John Horgan
Interviewed Guest:
James Badcock
Interviewed Guest:
Ruth McCarthy
Interviewed Guest:
Simon Kovesi
Producer:
Neil George

The Now Show

Series 50

03/03/2017

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Steve Punt, Hugh Dennis and guests present the week in news through stand-up and sketches. Steve and Hugh are joined by Mae Martin, Andy Zaltzman, Jess Robinson and Luke Kempner. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Steve Punt
Presenter:
Hugh Dennis
Performer:
Mae Martin
Performer:
Andy Zaltzman
Performer:
Jess Robinson
Performer:
Luke Kempner

The Archers

03/03/2017

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

It's time to party at Home Farm, and Justin is on hand to help. Show more

Contributors

David Archer:
Tim Bentinck
Ruth Archer:
Felicity Finch
Josh Archer:
Angus Imrie
Tony Archer:
David Troughton
Brian Aldridge:
Charles Collingwood
Jennifer Aldridge:
Angela Piper
Lilian Bellamy:
Sunny Ormonde
Justin Elliott:
Simon Williams
Miranda Elliott:
Lucy Fleming
Rex Fairbrother:
Nick Barber
Eddie Grundy:
Trevor Harrison
Emma Grundy:
Emerald O'Hanrahan
Shula Hebden Lloyd:
Judy Bennett
Anisha Jayakoday:
Anneika Rose
Alistair Lloyd:
Michael Lumsden
Adam Macy:
Andrew Wincott
Kirsty Miller:
Annabelle Dowler
Fallon Rogers:
Joanna Van Kampen
Robert Snell:
Graham Blockey
Lynda Snell:
Carole Boyd
Helen Titchener:
Louiza Patikas

Front Row

Stormzy, Cornelia Parker, Krzysztof Penderecki

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Art, film and music news. British grime and hip hop artist Stormzy on his new album, and Cornelia Parker on art from the ashes of the 2014 fire at the Glasgow School of Art. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Stormzy
Interviewed Guest:
Krzysztof Penderecki
Interviewed Guest:
Cornelia Parker
Interviewed Guest:
Chantal Joffe
Interviewed Guest:
Ishbel Myerscough

15 Minute Drama

A Small Town Murder

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Although Izzy has been unable to speak, Jackie Hartwell (Meera Syal) meets her to see if she can glean any further information. She discovers who murdered Josh Cooper - and why. Show more

Contributors

Jackie:
Meera Syal
Hannah Cooper:
Amanda Root
David Cooper:
Alec Newman
Isabel Cooper:
Eva Feiler
Steph Webb:
Flora Montgomery
Sandra Hicks:
Susie Emmett
Producer:
Clive Brill
Director:
Clive Brill

Genres

A Good Read

Craig Brown and Pippa Evans

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Satirist Craig Brown and comedian Pippa Evans tell Harriett Gilbert about the books they love, including George Orwell's take on poverty and Vernon God Little by DBC Pierre. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Craig Brown
Interviewed Guest:
Pippa Evans
Producer:
Beth O'Dea

Book of the Week

Border - Tales from the Edge of Europe

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

When the time comes to leave the border and return home, author Kapka Kassabova needs help to understand her feelings about this place and to make peace with the past. Show more

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