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Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

The Spy and the Traitor

Episode 4

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Ben Macintyre's compelling new book about a KGB double agent operating at the height of the Cold War. Today, Moscow wants a meeting. Tim McInnerny reads. Show more

Get Carter: The Bloody Chamber

Episode 4: The Tiger's Bride

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 4 months

When Beauty refuses to let her new master see her naked, he reveals his true nature. Stars Hannah Genesius and Jonathan Tafler. Show more

Home Front

27 September 1918 - Florrie Wilson

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

On this day in 1918, it was revealed that Despised and Rejected had been written by a woman, Rose Allatini, and Jack has something controversial to tell Florrie and Adam. Show more

Drama

The Princes and Princesses of Wales

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

By Simon Crowther. Cosmopolitan Cardiff is under attack from the Ancient North as new neighbours descend in a modern tale of stereotypes, language and living together. Show more

Ramblings

Series 40

Episode 3: Centurion Way, Chichester

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Clare Balding hears the uplifting story of how walking helped a young man recover from a brain injury. Show more

Open Book

Gail Jones, 1930s' crime fiction, Marlowe and Holmes revisited

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Gail Jones on her new novel The Death of Noah Glass, new life for Philip Marlowe and Sherlock Holmes and MP Rachel Reeves explains why she's championing a 1930s' crime novel. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Gail Jones
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Reeves
Interviewed Guest:
Lawrence Osborne
Interviewed Guest:
H B Lyle
Interviewed Guest:
Jennifer Croll

The Film Programme

Moving Image - When Paddington Bear Met Colonel Blimp

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Presented by Francine Stock. Director Paul King reveals the influence of Powell and Pressburger's The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp on his two Paddington adaptations. Show more

Plum House

Series 1

Episode 6: Lights, Camera, Pudding

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Peter has agreed to the house being used for a period drama, but will someone let the side down? Stars Simon Callow. From 2016. Show more

Get Carter: The Bloody Chamber

Episode 4: The Tiger's Bride

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 4 months

When Beauty refuses to let her new master see her naked, he reveals his true nature. Stars Hannah Genesius and Jonathan Tafler. Show more

Book at Bedtime

The Silence of the Girls

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Greek soldiers are dying of the plague, which they all believe is sent by Apollo. Achilles demands that King Agamemnon takes action. Show more

Nick Revell: BrokenDreamCatcher

Series 1

Episode 3: Nick Revell v Lily, Evil Cat Queen of Earth Planet and the Laughing Fridge

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

A series of contemporary comic tales that could almost be true. Anything can happen when this master storyteller combines comedy with magical realism - and it probably will. Show more

Book of the Week

The Spy and the Traitor

Episode 4

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Ben Macintyre's compelling new book about a KGB double agent operating at the height of the Cold War. Today, Moscow wants a meeting. Tim McInnerny reads. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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