Programme Index

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Start the Week

The Age of Spectacle?

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Cultural discussion programme. Andrew Marr discusses fashions in architecture and food with Tom Dyckhoff, Takeshi Hayatsu, Anissa Helou and Charles Spence. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Marr
Interviewed Guest:
Tom Dyckhoff
Interviewed Guest:
Takeshi Hayatsu
Interviewed Guest:
Anissa Helou
Interviewed Guest:
Charles Spence
Producer:
Katy Hickman

The Odyssey Project: My Name Is Nobody

Series 1

Scylla and Charybdis

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Fleeing Bangladesh Mir Mahfuz Ali nearly drowned in a whirlpool. In his response to the Scylla and Charybdis episode in The Odyssey, an oud player makes a perilous sea voyage. Show more

Woman's Hour

What's in a name?

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Programme that offers a female perspective on the world. How do our names affect our lives? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Pilcher
Interviewed Guest:
Eleanor Nickerson
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Asher
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Brodie
Interviewed Guest:
Tracy Alexander
Interviewed Guest:
Victoria Smillie
Interviewed Guest:
Esther Robertson
Interviewed Guest:
Charlotte Mendelson
Interviewed Guest:
Alex Clark

Genres

The Amateur Marriage by Anne Tyler

1972, It Has Not Been Fun

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

The celebration of Pauline and Michael's 30th wedding anniversary triggers a momentous decision. Stars Sara Stewart. Show more

Home Front

17 April 1917 - Ralph Winwood (Season 10 start)

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

On this day in 1917, newspapers reported that food prices had risen 94% since the start of the war, and Ralph Winwood returns from France to a Folkestone he doesn't recognise. Show more

Contributors

Ralph Winwood:
Nicholas Murchie
Noah Hamilton:
Finn Monteath
Tang Chi-chang:
David Tse
Florrie Wilson:
Claire Rushbrook
Dorothea Winwood:
Rachel Shelley
Cynthia Hamilton:
Fenella Woolgar
Walter Hamilton:
Joseph Kloska
Howard Argent:
Gunnar Cauthery
Series Editor:
Jessica Dromgoole

Tommies

17 April 1917

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Drama tracing one real day in the First World War. Who appears at your bedside when you are a serviceman and expected to die? Starring Lee Ross and Indira Varma. From April 2017. Show more

Contributors

Captain Mickey Bliss:
Lee Ross
Commentator:
Indira Varma
Mrs Evadne Hopkins:
Clare Corbett
Mrs Vera Bliss:
Pooky Quesnel
Jack Bliss:
Antonio Aakeel
Norbert Hammond:
John Bowler
Captain Roland Lester:
Kevin Trainor
Muriel Starling VAD:
Sarah Ridgeway
Celestine De Tullio:
Pippa Nixon
Mrs Hennessy:
Georgie Glen
Producer:
David Hunter

Genres

Brand

Tommies

The Food Programme

Food Stories from Venezuela Part 2: Maria Fernanda Di Giacobbe

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Dan Saladino meets Maria Fernanda Di Giacobbe, who believes Venezuela's escape from crisis rests on chocolate and is on a mission to reclaim her country's former cacao bean glory. Show more

The Unbelievable Truth

Series 18

Episode 3

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

David Mitchell gets David O'Doherty, Richard Osman, Zoe Lyons and Marcus Brigstocke to lie with some truths. From 2017. Show more

Front Row

Warren Beatty in Rules Don't Apply, Inua Ellams, Born to Kill

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

A review of Warren Beatty in Rules Don't Apply; Poet Inua Ellams discusses and performs from his collection #Afterhours; Born to Kill reviewed; the everlasting pull of pop. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Karen Krizanovich
Interviewed Guest:
Michael Carlson
Interviewed Guest:
Inua Ellams
Interviewed Guest:
Stella Duffy
Interviewed Guest:
Ben Wardle
Presenter:
Samira Ahmed

The Amateur Marriage by Anne Tyler

1972, It Has Not Been Fun

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

The celebration of Pauline and Michael's 30th wedding anniversary triggers a momentous decision. Stars Sara Stewart. Show more

Start the Week

The Age of Spectacle?

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Cultural discussion programme. Andrew Marr discusses fashions in architecture and food with Tom Dyckhoff, Takeshi Hayatsu, Anissa Helou and Charles Spence. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Marr
Interviewed Guest:
Tom Dyckhoff
Interviewed Guest:
Takeshi Hayatsu
Interviewed Guest:
Anissa Helou
Interviewed Guest:
Charles Spence
Producer:
Katy Hickman

The Odyssey Project: My Name Is Nobody

Series 1

Scylla and Charybdis

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Fleeing Bangladesh Mir Mahfuz Ali nearly drowned in a whirlpool. In his response to the Scylla and Charybdis episode in The Odyssey, an oud player makes a perilous sea voyage. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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