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In Our Time

Icelandic Sagas

Duration: 42 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the Icelandic sagas. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Melvyn Bragg
Presenter:
Melvyn Bragg
Producer:
Thomas Morris
Producer:
Thomas Morris
Interviewed Guest:
Carolyne Larrington
Interviewed Guest:
Carolyne Larrington
Interviewed Guest:
Elizabeth Ashman Rowe
Interviewed Guest:
Emily Lethbridge
Interviewed Guest:
Elizabeth Ashman Rowe
Interviewed Guest:
Emily Lethbridge

Woman's Hour

Cat Power; Independent Midwives

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Cat Power live in the studio, new rules threatening independent midwives, the increasing political influence of stay-at-home mothers, and Julian of Norwich. Jenni Murray presents. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Louise Silverton
Interviewed Guest:
Gaby Hinsliff
Interviewed Guest:
Laura Perrins
Interviewed Guest:
Elizabeth Obbard
Interviewed Guest:
Margaret Coles

15 Minute Drama

The Diary of Samuel Pepys: Series 7

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

A sea battle with the Dutch should mean victory. But Sam thinks that celebrations might be premature. Starring Kris Marshall and Katherine Jakeways. Show more

Drama

Marcy Kahan - Incredibly Guilty: A Comic Moral Fable

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

4 Extra Debut. Ed Hanson did not mean to put Penhaligon Rhinehart into a coma, after all he is a National Treasure. Stars Stephen Mangan. Show more

Contributors

Ed Hanson:
Stephen Mangan
Penhaligon Rhinehart:
Sean Baker
Marion Spooner:
Joanna Monro
Sanjay Patel:
Adeel Akhtar
Bella McFadden:
Naomi Sheldon
Rhett Rhinehart:
Lloyd Thomas
Ed's Mother:
Christine Kavanagh
Director:
Sally Avens

Genres

Brand

Drama

The Film Programme

The Reluctant Fundamentalist; Jeff Nichols; Star Trek Into Darkness

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Actor Riz Ahmed talks to Francine Stock about The Reluctant Fundamentalist, plus director Jeff Nichols on Mississippi adventure Mud, and the writers-producers of the new Star Trek. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Francine Stock
Interviewed Guest:
Riz Ahmed
Producer:
Elaine Lester
Interviewed Guest:
Alex Kurtzman
Interviewed Guest:
Roberto Orci

Front Row

Angela Gheorghiu; The Reluctant Fundamentalist; Cultural Exchange - Peter Bazalgette

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Soprano Angela Gheorghiu, a review of the film adaptation of Mohsin Hamid's novel The Reluctant Fundamentalist, and Peter Bazalgette makes his selection for the Cultural Exchange. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Peter Bazalgette
Interviewed Guest:
Angela Gheorghiu

15 Minute Drama

The Diary of Samuel Pepys: Series 7

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

A sea battle with the Dutch should mean victory. But Sam thinks that celebrations might be premature. Starring Kris Marshall and Katherine Jakeways. Show more

In Our Time

Icelandic Sagas

Duration: 42 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the Icelandic sagas. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Melvyn Bragg
Presenter:
Melvyn Bragg
Producer:
Thomas Morris
Producer:
Thomas Morris
Interviewed Guest:
Carolyne Larrington
Interviewed Guest:
Carolyne Larrington
Interviewed Guest:
Elizabeth Ashman Rowe
Interviewed Guest:
Emily Lethbridge
Interviewed Guest:
Elizabeth Ashman Rowe
Interviewed Guest:
Emily Lethbridge

Book at Bedtime

This Is Where I Am

Episode 14

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Back home in Glasgow for Christmas, Debs is still haunted by her experiences in Dadaab. What if she has left a single stone unturned in her hunt for Abdi's wife? Show more

Book of the Week

A Sting in the Tale

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Dave Goulson reveals why certain species of male bees hang around drinking nectar on hilltops and why you should think of bees next time you pour ketchup on your fish and chips. Show more

BBC Radio 4 LW

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