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Playing the Skyline

Series 1

Episode 3: Cumnock and Ben Wyvis

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

James MacMillan composes a piece tracing the skyline of Cumnock, his home pit village in Ayrshire, while Gaelic singer Julie Fowlis plays the skyline of Ben Wyvis in the highlands. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Woman's Hour

BBC Radio 4 FM

Woman's Hour

Woman's Hour in Scotland

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Is the independence referendum an issue for women? MS research and care at the Anne Rowling clinic. Composer Sally Beamish on how Scotland has inspired her music. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Producer:
Jane Thurlow
Interviewed Guest:
Nicola Sturgeon
Interviewed Guest:
Ruth Davidson
Interviewed Guest:
Selma Rahman
Interviewed Guest:
Victoria Heaney
Interviewed Guest:
Lora Bedford
Interviewed Guest:
Alison Dowling
Interviewed Guest:
Siddarthan Chandran
Interviewed Guest:
Dawn Lyle
Interviewed Guest:
Sally Beamish

Front Row

Gareth Malone and Adrian Sutton, Neil Bartlett, In the Club

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Gareth Malone and Adrian Sutton's WW1 Prom, Neil Bartlett's novel The Disappearance Boy, Bel Mooney reviews In the Club and Michael Symmons Roberts's summer poetry choice. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Gareth Malone
Interviewed Guest:
Adrian Sutton
Interviewed Guest:
Bel Mooney
Interviewed Guest:
Michael Symmons Roberts
Interviewed Guest:
Neil Bartlett

15 Minute Drama

Queens of Noise: Get It On

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

All-girl band Velveteens sign their first record deal. Are they destined to flop or be Top of the Pops? Stars Samantha Robinson. Show more

Playing the Skyline

Series 1

Episode 3: Cumnock and Ben Wyvis

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

James MacMillan composes a piece tracing the skyline of Cumnock, his home pit village in Ayrshire, while Gaelic singer Julie Fowlis plays the skyline of Ben Wyvis in the highlands. Show more

Book of the Week

Cold Blood

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

As a boy, Kerridge found refuge in the wilderness of suburban England whose reptilian inhabitants were wondrously untameable. Now he reflects on his enduring passion for cold blood. Show more

BBC Radio 4 LW

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