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15 Minute Drama

How to Write a Novel in a Week

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Jim has devoted the week to creating his very own novel. Midway through, he realises that he must also win back his wife. Can he kill two birds with one stone? Show more

Clare in the Community

Series 8

Fifty Shades of Ray

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

The social workers' anxiety over redundancies is eclipsed by shattering news about Ray. Stars Sally Phillips. From January 2013. Show more

Drama

Rose Tremain - The Darkness of Wallis Simpson

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

By Rose Tremain. An imagining of the last days of the Duchess of Windsor for whom King Edward VIII abdicated his throne. With Elizabeth McGovern. Show more

Contributors

Wallis Simpson:
Elizabeth McGovern
Maitre Blum:
Miriam Margolyes
Grandmother:
Miriam Margolyes
Ernest Simpson:
Joseph Kloska
Wallis' Mother:
Barbara Barnes
Cecil Beaton:
Nigel Anthony
Win Spencer:
John Chancer
Producer:
Gordon House

Genres

Brand

Drama

Cabin Pressure

Series 4

Episode 2: Uskerty

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

As Carolyn and Martin row with a taxi and a bee, Douglas and Arthur play with an airport. Stars Benedict Cumberbatch. From January 2013. Show more

Contributors

Carolyn Knapp-Shappey:
Stephanie Cole
First Officer Douglas Richardson:
Roger Allam
Capt Martin Crieff:
Benedict Cumberbatch
Arthur Shappey:
John Finnemore
Farmer Fisher:
John O'Mahony
Director:
David Tyler
Producer:
David Tyler

15 Minute Drama

How to Write a Novel in a Week

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Jim has devoted the week to creating his very own novel. Midway through, he realises that he must also win back his wife. Can he kill two birds with one stone? Show more

BBC Radio 4 LW

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