Programme Index

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Start the Week

The Reality of War

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Andrew Marr discusses war and soldiering with Max Hastings, Helen Parr, Richard Dannatt and Deborah Haynes. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Marr
Interviewed Guest:
Max Hastings
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Parr
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Dannatt
Interviewed Guest:
Deborah Haynes
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Book of the Week

Hello World: How to be Human in the Age of the Machine

Episode 1: Power

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Mathematician and broadcaster Dr Hannah Fry uncovers the hidden algorithms behind almost every aspect of our modern lives. Abridged by Robin Brooks. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Woman's Hour

BBC Radio 4 LW

Woman's Hour

Kate Atkinson, Cricket Builds Hope, Deborah Harkness

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Bestselling novelist Kate Atkinson on her latest novel Transcription plus a discussion about sexism and double standards on the tennis court in relation to Serena Williams. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Anna Kessell
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Atkinson
Interviewed Guest:
Mary Maina
Interviewed Guest:
Deborah Harkness
Interviewed Guest:
Jo Clift

Regional Variations (2)

Test Match Special

BBC Radio 4 LW

A History of Ideas

How Do I Live a Good Life?

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Historian Justin Champion, neuropsychologist Paul Broks, theologian Naomi Appleton and philosopher Jules Evans discuss how to live a good life. Melvyn Bragg presents. Show more

The Food Programme

The carnivore's guide to meat and fire

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Series investigating the world of food. Tim Hayward heads to Meatopia to explore the very latest in meat and fire. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tim Hayward
Interviewed Guest:
Lennox Hastie
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Parr
Interviewed Guest:
Hang Fire Barbecue Girls
Interviewed Guest:
Genevieve Taylor
Producer:
Miles Warde

Regional Variations (2)

Test Match Special

BBC Radio 4 LW

Six O'Clock News

10/09/2018 Brexiteers confirm they won't publish alternative to Chequers plan

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Brexiteers confirm they won't publish alternative to Chequers plan. Westminster Bridge attack inquest hears lives were torn apart "by 82 seconds of high and terrible drama."

Just a Minute

Series 82

Episode 6

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Just how hard can it be to talk for 60 seconds with no hesitation, repetition or deviation? Paul Merton, Sheila Hancock, Jan Ravens and Rufus Hound find out. Show more

Contributors

Panellist:
Paul Merton
Panellist:
Sheila Hancock
Panellist:
Jan Ravens
Panellist:
Rufus Hound

Front Row

Nick Payne on Wanderlust, YolanDa Brown, Battersea Arts Centre after the fire

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Writer Nick Payne on his TV drama series Wanderlust, Battersea Arts Centre's Grand Hall re-opens three years after the fire, plus saxophonist YolanDa Brown. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Nick Payne
Interviewed Guest:
Steve Tompkins
Interviewed Guest:
David Jubb
Interviewed Guest:
YolanDa Brown
Performer:
YolanDa Brown

Start the Week

The Reality of War

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Andrew Marr discusses war and soldiering with Max Hastings, Helen Parr, Richard Dannatt and Deborah Haynes. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Marr
Interviewed Guest:
Max Hastings
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Parr
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Dannatt
Interviewed Guest:
Deborah Haynes
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Book of the Week

Hello World: How to be Human in the Age of the Machine

Episode 1: Power

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Mathematician and broadcaster Dr Hannah Fry uncovers the hidden algorithms behind almost every aspect of our modern lives. Abridged by Robin Brooks. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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