Programme Index

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Start the Week

Post-Truth and Revolution

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Amol Rajan discusses post truth with Matthew D'Ancona, Claire Wardle, China Mieville and Lijia Zhang. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Amol Rajan
Interviewed Guest:
Matthew d'Ancona
Interviewed Guest:
Claire Wardle
Interviewed Guest:
China Mieville
Interviewed Guest:
Lijia Zhang

Book of the Week

Admissions: A Life in Brain Surgery

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Nearing the end of his career, neurosurgeon Henry Marsh considers the end of one life and the beginning of another, with anxieties about the possible changes ahead. Show more

Woman's Hour

Rupi Kaur, Financial abuse, Swimming Suffragettes

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Canadian poet and vlogger Rupi Kaur. We explore financial abuse and hear about its damaging impact. And the swimming suffragettes fighting for equal access to the water. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Rupi Kaur
Interviewed Guest:
Nicola Sharp-Jeffs
Interviewed Guest:
Hibo Wardere
Interviewed Guest:
Jenny Landreth

John Galsworthy - The Forsyte Saga

The Forsytes Concludes

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

It is 1930, and Dinny Cherrell is wondering if she is ever going to experience true love. Jessica Raine and Ben Lambert return as Fleur and Michael Mont in Galsworthy's epic. Show more

Dot

Series 2

Psychology

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 24 days

A psychologist is on the prowl and everyone’s a suspect. Who’ll be deemed sane – or otherwise? Stars Fenella Woolgar. From 2017. Show more

Contributors

Millicent:
Jane Slavin
Air Marshal Peabody:
David Acton
Dr Pinkly:
David Sterne
Director:
Jessica Mitic
Producer:
Jessica Mitic
Writer:
Ed Harris

Brand

Dot

Home Front

15 May 1917 - Victor Lumley

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

On this day in 1917, two British soldiers were shot for desertion, and in Folkestone, Victor Lumley feels far from the action. Show more

Contributors

Victor Lumley:
Joel MacCormack
Kitty Lumley:
Ami Metcalf
Adeline Lumley:
Helen Schlesinger
Gabriel Graham:
Michael Bertenshaw
Sylvia Graham:
Joanna David
Mrs Herrin:
Georgie Glen
Nancy Parker:
Jane Whittenshaw
Maggie Macknade:
Hollie Thoupos
Series Editor:
Jessica Dromgoole

Drama

The Imperfect Education of Sabrina Sidney

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Drama by Abigail Youngman based on the true story of a most peculiar educational experiment carried out by the philanthropist and intellectual Thomas Day upon two young girls. Show more

Contributors

James Keir:
Rory Bremner
Richard Edgeworth:
Aidan McArdle
Anna Seward:
Amanda Root
Thomas Day:
Ifan Meredith
Young Sabrina:
Nerys Akers
Older Sabrina:
Hannah Genesius
Lucretia:
Sydney Wade

Genres

Brand

Drama

The Food Programme

The Chef Who Vanished - The Story of Jeremiah Tower

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

At the age of 30, with no formal training, Jeremiah Tower became a chef. His approach to cooking changed the food world for good, then he walked away. Dan Saladino tells his story. Show more

Just a Minute

Series 78

Episode 1

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Nicholas Parsons returns for his 50th year and the 78th series of the iconic panel show. His guests this episode are Paul Merton, Josie Lawrence, Graham Norton and Stephen Fry. Show more

Contributors

Panellist:
Paul Merton
Panellist:
Josie Lawrence
Panellist:
Graham Norton
Panellist:
Stephen Fry
Producer:
Matt Stronge

Front Row

Conn Iggulden, Timberlake Wertenbaker and virtual reality on radio

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Conn Iggulden on writing about St Dunstan, distinguished playwright Timberlake Wertenbaker on her new play Winter Hill, we assess virtual reality on radio. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Conn Iggulden
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew Collins
Interviewed Guest:
Timberlake Wertenbaker
Interviewed Guest:
Pete Naughton
Producer:
Dymphna Flynn

John Galsworthy - The Forsyte Saga

The Forsytes Concludes

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

It is 1930, and Dinny Cherrell is wondering if she is ever going to experience true love. Jessica Raine and Ben Lambert return as Fleur and Michael Mont in Galsworthy's epic. Show more

Start the Week

Post-Truth and Revolution

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Amol Rajan discusses post truth with Matthew D'Ancona, Claire Wardle, China Mieville and Lijia Zhang. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Amol Rajan
Interviewed Guest:
Matthew d'Ancona
Interviewed Guest:
Claire Wardle
Interviewed Guest:
China Mieville
Interviewed Guest:
Lijia Zhang

Book of the Week

Admissions: A Life in Brain Surgery

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Nearing the end of his career, neurosurgeon Henry Marsh considers the end of one life and the beginning of another, with anxieties about the possible changes ahead. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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