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Ramblings

Series 26

Episode 3: Hopetoun with the Monday Walkers

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Clare Balding visits the Hopetoun Estate, just west of Edinburgh, to rejoin the Monday Walkers, who, 12 years earlier, took her on the longest walk she ever did for Ramblings. Show more

Saturday Live

Former Spice Girl Mel C and aviator Tracey Curtis Taylor

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Morning magazine show. Richard Coles and Anita Anand are joined by singer-songwriter and former Spice Girl Mel C, and aviator Tracey Curtis Taylor on flying old planes. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Coles
Presenter:
Anita Anand
Interviewed Guest:
Melanie Chisholm
Interviewed Guest:
JP Devlin
Interviewed Guest:
Chris Packham
Interviewed Guest:
Tracey Curtis Taylor
Interviewed Guest:
Patti Boulaye
Interviewed Guest:
Zhenia Klochko
Interviewed Guest:
Bill Spence
Interviewed Guest:
Noel Gaughan
Producer:
Maire Devine

The News Quiz

Series 83

Episode 3

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

A satirical review of the week's news, chaired by Sandi Toksvig, with regular panellist Jeremy Hardy and guest panellists including Hugo Rifkind and Susan Calman. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sandi Toksvig
Panellist:
Jeremy Hardy
Panellist:
Hugo Rifkind
Panellist:
Susan Calman

Saturday Drama

Classic Chandler

Episode 3: Classic Chandler - Farewell My Lovely

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Philip Marlowe follows a curious trail to assist a newly-released convict hunting for his old sweetheart. Stars Toby Stephens. Show more

Contributors

Philip Marlowe:
Toby Stephens
Moose Malloy:
Richard Ridings
Mrs Grayle:
Madeleine Potter
Morrison:
Pat Starr
Amthor:
Sean Baker
Jessie Florian:
Joanna Monro
Galbraith:
Lloyd Thomas
Ann Riordan:
Claire Harry
Sonderborg:
Adeel Akhtar
Laird Brunette:
Sam Dale
Second Planting:
Sam Dale
Adaptor:
Robin Brooks
Director:
Mary Peate

Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour: Mary Wilson; A Widow's Story

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Mary Wilson, founding member of The Supremes. Lilian Gish archive. Plus-size fashion. A widow's personal story from WWI. Woman's Hour Power List 2014 - Game Changers. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Producer:
Catrina Lear
Interviewed Guest:
Lilian Gish
Interviewed Guest:
Mary Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Natascha Engel
Interviewed Guest:
Jillian Thomas
Interviewed Guest:
Craig Jackson
Interviewed Guest:
Rob Price
Interviewed Guest:
Kitty Morter
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Johnson
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Barnett

From Fact to Fiction

Series 15

Episode 8: Parliamental

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Writer and actor David Schneider creates a fictional response to this week's news of mounting criticism of the confrontational style of Prime Minister's Questions. Show more

Saturday Review

37 Days; The Book Thief; Bark

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Tom Sutcliffe reviews the film adaptation of Markus Zusak's bestseller The Book Thief, and a new television drama set during the 37 days in the lead-up to WWI, called 37 Days. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Linda Grant
Interviewed Guest:
Tom Holland
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Williams
Producer:
Ruth Watts

Classic Serial

Jane Austen - Pride and Prejudice

Episode 1

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Jane Austen's masterpiece remains one of the nation's favourite novels and the first to ask if a woman could have it all. From February 2014. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Amanda Root
Elizabeth Bennet:
Pippa Nixon
Mrs Bennet:
Samantha Spiro
Mr Bennet:
David Troughton
Jane Bennet:
Lydia Wilson
Lydia Bennet:
Georgie Fuller
Kitty Bennet:
Carys Eleri
Mary Bennet:
Rosie Wyatt
Charlotte Lucas:
Michelle Terry
Mr Darcy:
Jamie Parker
Mr Bingley:
Joshua Maguire
Miss Bingley:
Fenella Woolgar
Sir William Lucas:
Sean Murray
Mr Denny:
Arthur Hughes
Mr Wickham:
Joel MacCormack
Director:
Sally Avens

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