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Start the Week

Faith and Doubt

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Amol Rajan discusses faith with Naomi Alderman, Richard Holloway, Laurie Stras and Malcolm Guite. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Amol Rajan
Interviewed Guest:
Naomi Alderman
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Holloway
Interviewed Guest:
Laurie Stras
Interviewed Guest:
Malcolm Guite
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Book of the Week

Factfulness

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Why are people convinced that the world is more frightening than it really is? Professor Hans Rosling thinks he has the answer. Read by Adrian Rawlins. Show more

Woman's Hour

Women and the Circus

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

250 years after the circus was first founded in Britain, how important is the art form today? And how has the role of women in the circus changed over the years? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Dea Birkett
Interviewed Guest:
Vanessa Toulmin
Interviewed Guest:
Vicki Amedume
Interviewed Guest:
Ellie Dubois
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Averley
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Ramsay
Editor:
Erin Riley
Producer:
Olivia Cope

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 26 days

4 Extra Debut. The iconic cookery writer remembers her early life in Cairo and nostalgic dishes of her childhood. Stars Tracy-Ann Oberman. Show more

Home Front

2 April 1918 - Oscar Hendrickx

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

On this day in 1918, Sinn Fein leader, Michael Collins was arrested for sedition, and in Folkestone, Oscar's life is about to change. Show more

Contributors

Oscar Hendrickx:
Pierre Elliott
Esme Macknade:
Katie Angelou
Alice Macknade:
Claire-Louise Cordwell
Bessie Joseph:
Rhiannon Neads
Francois van Gremooter:
Cokey Falkow
Fraser Chadwick:
Edmund Wiseman
Sylvia Graham:
Joanna David
Writer:
Katie Hims

Drama

Lewis Carroll - The Hunting of the Snark

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. Tony Robinson narrates the classic masterpiece following a strange assortment of characters on their quest for an elusive beast. Show more

Contributors

Genres

Brand

Drama

The Food Programme

The Power of Food: Parabere Forum

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Dan Saladino reports from the Parabere Forum, with stories of women changing lives through food. From food waste heroes in Australia to an Italian pasta project for autistic kids. Show more

The Unbelievable Truth

Series 20

Episode 1

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

David Mitchell hosts the comedy panel game. John Finnemore, Henning Wehn, Lou Sanders and Graeme Garden talk with deliberate inaccuracy on a variety of subjects. Show more

Front Row

Nottingham: Rebel City

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

With the decline of manufacturing and the rise of the city as a cultural and creative centre, Sandeep Mahal explores the art and culture of Nottingham today. Show more

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 26 days

4 Extra Debut. The iconic cookery writer remembers her early life in Cairo and nostalgic dishes of her childhood. Stars Tracy-Ann Oberman. Show more

Start the Week

Faith and Doubt

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Amol Rajan discusses faith with Naomi Alderman, Richard Holloway, Laurie Stras and Malcolm Guite. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Amol Rajan
Interviewed Guest:
Naomi Alderman
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Holloway
Interviewed Guest:
Laurie Stras
Interviewed Guest:
Malcolm Guite
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Regional Variations (2)

Test Match Special

BBC Radio 4 LW

Something of the Night

Sam Lee, Marisha Wallace, Adam Kay

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Folk singer and song collector Sam Lee, singer Marisha Wallace and former junior doctor turned stand-up Adam Kay join Libby Purves for live, nocturnal conversation. Show more

Book of the Week

Factfulness

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Why are people convinced that the world is more frightening than it really is? Professor Hans Rosling thinks he has the answer. Read by Adrian Rawlins. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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