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Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

The award-winning comic’s memoir reflecting on his bittersweet childhood in Lincolnshire and the pitfalls of masculinity. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Woman's Hour

BBC Radio 4 LW

Woman's Hour

Woman's Lab: Body Image

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Woman's Hour tackles issues and tests solutions in Woman's Lab. This edition looks at body image, exploring how women can become less judgemental about their bodies. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Nicky Birch
Producer:
Eva Krysiak
Producer:
Jo Meek
Interviewed Guest:
Gemma Cairney
Interviewed Guest:
Michelle Dewberry
Interviewed Guest:
Gia Milinovich
Interviewed Guest:
Martin Daubney
Interviewed Guest:
Viren Swami
Interviewed Guest:
Melissa Atkinson

15 Minute Drama

Subterranean Homesick Blues

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Bill Nighy and Anna Calder-Marshall star as John and Maggie attempting to rekindle the flames of an affair in AL Kennedy's comic drama about growing older but not wiser. Show more

Fags, Mags and Bags

Series 7

Burger, Burger, Burger, Burger, Burger

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Dave's best friend Lesley wants to take their relationship to the next level. Stars Sanjeev Kohli and Donald Mcleary. From 2017. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Test Match Special

BBC Radio 4 LW

Home Front

28 August 1917 - Jessie Moore

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

On this day in 1917, severe gales across the country uprooted trees and damaged crops, while in Folkestone, Jessie's mood is bleak. Show more

Contributors

Jessie Moore:
Lucy Hutchinson
Dennis Monk:
Sam Swann
Ivy Layton:
Lizzy Watts
Maisie Harris:
Cassie Layton
Joan Edkins:
Rachel Davies
Hilary Pearce:
Craige Els

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

In the wake of the fire at Grenfell Tower, Lynsey Hanley tells the story of social housing in Britain. How did the dreams of early housing pioneers turn to dust? Show more

Drama

For the Time Being

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

A man travels back in time to give his younger self some advice that could change everything. He is sure he should have kissed Sarah - his first love - when he had the opportunity. Show more

Contributors

Old Will:
Danny Webb
Dr Evadne Stark:
Lucy Robinson
Writer:
Tony Jones
Producer:
Clive Brill
Director:
Clive Brill

Genres

Brand

Drama

Just a Minute

Series 79

Episode 4

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Nicholas Parsons challenges Paul Merton, Paul Sinha, Janey Godley and Mark Watson in a special edition of the popular panel show - recorded at the Edinburgh Festival. Show more

Contributors

Panellist:
Paul Merton
Panellist:
Paul Sinha
Panellist:
Janey Godley
Panellist:
Mark Watson

Front Row

Bill Nighy, The ever-changing appeal of Hamlet, Photographer Steve McCurry

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Bill Nighy on his acting style, Janet Suzman discusses Hamlet, and photographer Steve McCurry on his collection of images from Afghanistan. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Bill Nighy
Interviewed Guest:
Janet Suzman
Interviewed Guest:
Kosha Engler
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Vernon
Interviewed Guest:
Steve McCurry
Producer:
Edwina Pitman

15 Minute Drama

Subterranean Homesick Blues

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Bill Nighy and Anna Calder-Marshall star as John and Maggie attempting to rekindle the flames of an affair in AL Kennedy's comic drama about growing older but not wiser. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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