Programme Index

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Saturday Live

Sir Michael Parkinson, Martin Carthy, Kiki Dee

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Live from Scarborough with Sir Michael Parkinson, folk legend Martin Carthy, surfer Tori Gower and Jennifer Dunne on the Dinosaur coast. With Inheritance Tracks from Kiki Dee. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Michael Parkinson
Interviewed Guest:
Martin Carthy
Interviewed Guest:
Tori Gower
Interviewed Guest:
Jennifer Dunne
Interviewed Guest:
Ben Davis
Interviewed Guest:
Kiki Dee
Performer:
Martin Carthy
Producer:
Louise Corley

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Mark Lawson continues to examine how technology is affecting modern stories by showing how it has rendered scores of narrative tropes redundant and forced writers to work harder. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Test Match Special

BBC Radio 4 LW

Economics with Subtitles

Series 1

How Condoms Can Cost a Week's Wages

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Inflation can change your sex life - and pretty much everything else. Ayeisha Thomas-Smith and Steve Bugeja present an everyday guide to economics. Show more

The Pillow Book

The Pillow Book

Duration: 57 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Robert Forrest's popular thriller set in 10th-century Japan. Lady Shonagon is banished from the palace and separated from Yukinari. Meanwhile, the villain Ikiryo walks abroad. Show more

Contributors

Genres

Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour: Legacy books, Age-gap relationships, Life after an affair

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Why lesbian novel An Emergence of Green is important to listener Anne Maguire, enjoying an age-gap relationship, and surviving betrayal when a partner has an affair. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Anshu Rastogi
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Strasdin
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Arthur
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Wessman
Interviewed Guest:
Julia Samuel
Interviewed Guest:
Carolyn Brice
Interviewed Guest:
Dee Holmes
Interviewed Guest:
Anne Maguire
Interviewed Guest:
Julie Bindel
Interviewed Guest:
Adele Edwin-Lamerton
Interviewed Guest:
Natalie Morris
Interviewed Guest:
Stephanie Calman
Interviewed Guest:
Louise Halling

Loose Ends

Ruth Jones, Jennifer Kidwell/Scott R Sheppard, Athena Kugblenu, Olaf Falafel, Aidan Moffat/RM Hubbert, Daniel Martinez Flamenco

Duration: 37 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Clive Anderson and Nikki Bedi are joined by Ruth Jones, Jennifer Kidwell, Scott R Sheppard, Athena Kugblenu and Olaf Falafel for an eclectic mix of conversation, music and comedy. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Clive Anderson
Presenter:
Nikki Bedi
Interviewed Guest:
Ruth Jones
Interviewed Guest:
Jennifer Kidwell
Interviewed Guest:
Scott R Sheppard
Interviewed Guest:
Athena Kugblenu
Interviewed Guest:
Olaf Falafel
Performer:
Aidan Moffat
Performer:
RM Hubbert
Producer:
Sukey Firth

Saturday Review

At the Edinburgh Festivals: Beggar's Opera, Maladie de la mort, Midsummer, The Eyes of Orson Welles, Raqib Shaw, Andrew Miller

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Edinburgh Festivals: Beggar's Opera, Maladie de la mort, Midsummer, Raqib Shaw exhibition, Andrew Miller's Now We Shall Be Entirely Free, The Eyes of Orson Welles. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Denise Mina
Interviewed Guest:
Don Paterson
Interviewed Guest:
Peggy Hughes
Producer:
Oliver Jones

Tommies

9 June 1916

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

In the build-up to the Somme, Mickey Bliss's scheme to Capitaine Vasserot's new communication device in No Man's Land does not go according to plan. Show more

Contributors

Mickey Bliss:
Lee Ross
Commentator:
Indira Varma
Albert Pinto:
Colin Hoult
Demanjit Singh:
Sagar Radia
Capitaine Vasserot:
Ewan Bailey
Francis Woodrington:
Nick Underwood
Eckhart Bauer:
Sam Alexander
Producer:
David Hunter
Director:
David Hunter

Brand

Tommies

BBC Radio 4 FM

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