Programme Index

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The Life Scientific

Episode 147: Tamsin Mather on what volcanic plumes reveal about our planet

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Tamsin Mather explains to Jim Al-Khalili how volcanic plumes have helped shape our planet's history, from the origins of life on earth to mass extinctions. Show more

The Listening Project

The Listening Project Goes to the Polls

Things are Changing

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Eavesdropping on the arguments, ambitions and bewilderment of voters facing their democratic decisions in the run-up to the 2017 general election. How views change with age. Show more

Book of the Week

Farewell to the Horse

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

The declining use of horses for agricultural labour had unseen repercussions, not least on some rural rites of passage and also on other, smaller, country dwellers. Show more

Woman's Hour

Jeremy Corbyn; KT Tunstall

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Leader of the Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn; Scottish singer, songwriter and musician, KT Tunstall; Journalist and writer, Reni Eddo Lodge. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Emma Barnett
Interviewed Guest:
Jeremy Corbyn
Interviewed Guest:
KT Tunstall
Interviewed Guest:
Reni Eddo Lodge

15 Minute Drama

Bindi Business: Series 2

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 6 months

Bindi's exciting new business venture is not going so smoothly. so she turns to her brother Bash for help. Stars Meera Syal. Show more

Home Front

30 May 1917 - Kitty Lumley

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

On this day in 1917, the death toll from the Folkestone air raid now numbered 72, but for Kitty Lumley, the disaster offers a new start. Show more

Contributors

Kitty Lumley:
Ami Metcalf
Florrie Wilson:
Claire Rushbrook
Albert Wilson:
Jamie Foreman
Adam Wilson:
Billy Kennedy
Mrs Riley:
Lois Chimimba
Writer:
Katie Hims
Series Editor:
Jessica Dromgoole

Tumanbay

Series 2

Holy Father

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Following a series of murders, Barakat's hold over Tumanbay is complete. Rebel fighter Manel seeks refuge with co-conspirator Doctor Dorin. Show more

Contributors

The Iblis:
Byron Mondahl
Girl in the Orphanage:
Tia-Lana Chinapyel
Man in Bathhouse:
Jonas Khan
Young Man in Bathhouse:
Danny Carmel
Amanthi:
Lara Sawalha
Producer:
Emma Hearn
Producer:
Nadir Khan
Producer:
John Dryden

Small Scenes

Series 2

Episode 1

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

A conspiracy is exposed. Comedy sketches with Daniel Rigby, Sara Pascoe, Mike Wozniak, Cariad Lloyd and Henry Paker. From 2014. Show more

Front Row

Will Self, My Life as a Courgette, Raphael drawings

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

French animation My Life as a Courgette, Will Self on his new novel Phone plus a discussion on past experimental fiction with Kevin Jackson. Raphael's drawings at the Ashmolean. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Will Self
Interviewed Guest:
Kevin Jackson
Interviewed Guest:
Briony Hanson
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Cork
Producer:
Dymphna Flynn

15 Minute Drama

Bindi Business: Series 2

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 6 months

Bindi's exciting new business venture is not going so smoothly. so she turns to her brother Bash for help. Stars Meera Syal. Show more

The Life Scientific

Episode 147: Tamsin Mather on what volcanic plumes reveal about our planet

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Tamsin Mather explains to Jim Al-Khalili how volcanic plumes have helped shape our planet's history, from the origins of life on earth to mass extinctions. Show more

Book of the Week

Farewell to the Horse

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

The declining use of horses for agricultural labour had unseen repercussions, not least on some rural rites of passage and also on other, smaller, country dwellers. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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