Programme Index

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Saturday Live

Paul Whitehouse

Duration: 1 hour, 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Richard Coles and Suzy Klein with comedian Paul Whitehouse, Lady Churchill's secretary Heather White-Smith, polar explorer Ben Saunders and Francis Urquhart's Inheritance Tracks. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Coles
Presenter:
Suzy Klein
Interviewed Guest:
Paul Whitehouse
Interviewed Guest:
Heather White-Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Ben Saunders
Interviewed Guest:
JP Devlin
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Ward
Producer:
Dixi Stewart

Duration: 1 hour, 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Douglas Adams's comic sci-fi creation returns to where it all began, BBC Radio 4, in a live transmission from London's Radio Theatre. Stars Simon Jones. Show more

Contributors

Arthur Dent:
Simon Jones
Zaphod Beeblebrox:
Mark Wing-Davey
Marvin the Paranoid Android:
Stephen Moore
Trillian:
Sue Sheridan
Ford Prefect:
Geoffrey McGivern
The Voice of the Book:
John Lloyd
Director:
Dirk Maggs
Adaptor:
Dirk Maggs

The News Quiz

Series 83

Episode 7

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Satirical review of the week's news, chaired by Sandi Toksvig, with regular panellist Jeremy Hardy and guest panellists including Susan Calman, Phill Jupitus and Lucy Porter. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sandi Toksvig
Panellist:
Jeremy Hardy
Panellist:
Susan Calman
Panellist:
Phill Jupitus
Panellist:
Lucy Porter

Friday Drama

The Heroic Pursuits of Darleen Fyles

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Esther Wilson's drama is inspired by a true story. Darleen is a young woman with learning difficulties who occasionally sets fire to things. Show more

Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour: Fatal Attraction; Anita Roddick

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Sara Khan, Salma Yaqoob, Mirina Paananen and Julie Bindell discuss women, equality and Islam. Fatal Attraction, teens talk about exam pressure, and Sam Roddick on her mother Anita. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Sara Khan
Interviewed Guest:
Mirina Paananen
Interviewed Guest:
Salma Yaqoob
Interviewed Guest:
Julie Bindel
Interviewed Guest:
Bel Mooney
Interviewed Guest:
Karen Krizanovich
Interviewed Guest:
Antonia Quirke
Interviewed Guest:
Sam Roddick
Interviewed Guest:
Lucy Siegle
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew Halls
Interviewed Guest:
Vince Cable
Interviewed Guest:
Hilary Mantel
Interviewed Guest:
Melanie Rickie
Interviewed Guest:
Alice Arnold
Interviewed Guest:
Sue Wilkinson

Saturday Review

A Question of Character

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

As a part of Radio 4's Character Invasion Day, Tom Sutcliffe hosts a live debate asking whether or not we are living in a golden age for the creation of fictional characters. Show more

Friday Drama

Recordings Recovered from the House of Leaves

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

A closet becomes a hallway and a hallway a vast labyrinth. Will Navidson explores his odd house in Virginia. Stars Jim Norton. Show more

Contributors

Zampano:
Jim Norton
Navidson:
William Hope
Tom Navidson:
Martin McDougall
Jed Leeder:
Jeff Mash
Director:
John Taylor
Producer:
John Taylor

Genres

BBC Radio 4 LW

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