Programme Index

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Saturday Live

Philip Pullman

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Richard Coles and Anita Anand are joined by author Philip Pullman, wildlife rescuer Trevor Weeks and actor Sarah Gordy who was born with Down's Syndrome. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Coles
Presenter:
Anita Anand
Interviewed Guest:
Philip Pullman
Interviewed Guest:
Trevor Weeks
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Gordy
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Alston
Interviewed Guest:
Geoff Baker
Interviewed Guest:
JP Devlin
Producer:
Dilly Barlow

Bremner's One Question Quiz

Episode 4: How Should We Educate Our Children?

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Regular panellists Andy Zaltzman, Kate O'Sullivan and Nick Doody are joined by teacher, author and columnist Tom Bennett and professor of education Gordon Stobart. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Rory Bremner
Panellist:
Andy Zaltzman
Panellist:
Kate O'Sullivan
Panellist:
Nick Doody
Panellist:
Tom Bennett
Panellist:
Gordon Stobart
Producer:
Simon Jacobs

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Saturday Drama

Somerset Maugham - For Services Rendered

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

4 Extra Debut. 1932. Progressive English family the Ardsleys are trying to live their lives under the long shadow of the First World War. Stars Sian Thomas. From September 2013. Show more

Contributors

Leonard Ardsley:
David Calder
Charlotte Ardsley:
Sian Thomas
Sydney Ardsley:
Tom Espiner
Eva Ardsley:
Cath Whitefield
Lois Ardsley:
Louise Brealey
Ethel Bartlett:
Mariah Gale
Howard Bartlett:
Michael Shaeffer
Collie Stratton:
Justin Salinger
Wilfred Cedar:
Ron Cook
Dr Charles Prentice:
John Rowe
Adaptor:
Lu Kemp
Director:
Lu Kemp

Genres

Woman's Hour

Jamie Oliver; Martha Lane Fox; Joyce DiDonato

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

With Jane Garvey. Jamie Oliver cooks the perfect Singapore noodles. Powerlister Martha Lane Fox. Can reading a novel really help make you feel better? And soprano Joyce DiDonato. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Jamie Oliver
Interviewed Guest:
Martha Lane Fox
Interviewed Guest:
Joyce DiDonato
Interviewed Guest:
Anya von Bremzen
Interviewed Guest:
Daniel Ree
Interviewed Guest:
Delyth Morgan
Interviewed Guest:
Adrienne Morgan
Interviewed Guest:
Pete Mountstephen
Interviewed Guest:
Jo Saxton
Interviewed Guest:
Ella Ber Too
Interviewed Guest:
Susan Elderkin
Producer:
Rebecca Myatt

Saturday Review

The Great Beauty; Peaky Blinders

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Paolo Sorrentino's film The Great Beauty, Mark Ravenhill's take on Candide and Helen McCrory and Cillian Murphy in Peaky Blinders. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Bidisha
Interviewed Guest:
Ellah Allfrey
Interviewed Guest:
John Carey

British New Wave

Saturday Night and Sunday Morning

Episode 1: Saturday Night and Sunday Morning - Episode 1

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Robert Rigby's dramatisation of Alan Sillitoe's seething novel set in 1958 Nottingham. 'Angry young man' Arthur Seaton rages against the boredom of his factory machinist job. Show more

Contributors

Arthur Seaton:
Joe Dempsie
Harold Seaton:
Philip Fox
Vera Seaton:
Julia Hills
Fred Seaton:
Ashley Cook
Margaret Seaton:
Victoria Brazier
Mrs Bull:
Rachel Atkins
Policeman:
Graeme Hawley
Em’ler:
Lorna Jones
Undertaker Man:
Sean Baker
Bus Conductor:
Paul Stonehouse
Director:
Carl Prekopp
Adaptor:
Robert Rigby

Genres

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