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Regional Variations (2)

War and Peace

BBC Radio 4 FM

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the science of the sun, source of all our energy. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Melvyn Bragg
Interviewed Guest:
Carolin Crawford
Interviewed Guest:
Yvonne Elsworth
Interviewed Guest:
Louise Harra
Producer:
Thomas Morris

Book of the Week

Ian Bostridge - Schubert's Winter Journey

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

'I'm at an end with all dreams/why should I linger among the sleepers?' Ian Bostridge discovers how Schubert challenged social and political order in his masterpiece, Winterreise. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

War and Peace

BBC Radio 4 FM

Woman's Hour

Friendship

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Baroness Shirley Williams and Helge Rubinstein on their 60 year friendship, Dawn O'Porter on the portrayal of female friends in popular culture, social pruning, and losing a friend. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Shirley Williams
Interviewed Guest:
Helge Rubinstein
Interviewed Guest:
Dawn O'Porter
Interviewed Guest:
Deidre Sanders
Interviewed Guest:
Jo Carnegie
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Plume

15 Minute Drama

Nigel Slater - Eating for England

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

As an adult, Nigel enjoys time with an aging Aunt Elvie who has some mysterious news. Stars Celia Imrie and Julian Rhind Tutt. Show more

Home Front

New Year's Day 1915 - Sylvia Graham

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

A New Year with new prospects. A fresh start might be just what the Graham household needs. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

War and Peace

BBC Radio 4 FM

Drama

Hair of the Dog

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

A witty and poignant ensemble drama, recorded 'as live' in a single take, follows different characters in the pub on New Years Day. Written by Katie Hims. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

War and Peace

BBC Radio 4 FM

The Film Programme

Michael Keaton; The Theory Of Everything; Doubles all round

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Presented by Francine Stock. Batman star Michael Keaton on Birdman, director James Marsh on his Stephen Hawking biopic The Theory Of Everything, plus Enemy and The Double. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Francine Stock
Interviewed Guest:
James Marsh
Interviewed Guest:
Michael Keaton

Regional Variations (2)

War and Peace

BBC Radio 4 FM

Front Row

Toni Morrison Special

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Razia Iqbal presents an interview with Nobel laureate Toni Morrison, recorded at the 2014 Hay Literary Festival. Show more

15 Minute Drama

Nigel Slater - Eating for England

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

As an adult, Nigel enjoys time with an aging Aunt Elvie who has some mysterious news. Stars Celia Imrie and Julian Rhind Tutt. Show more

Book at Bedtime

The Girls of Slender Means

Episode 4: Let Them Enjoy Themselves while They're Young

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Greggie's stories of unexploded bombs in the May of Teck Club's garden prove to hold some truth. Read by Emilia Fox. From January 2015. Episode 4 of 5. Show more

Book of the Week

Ian Bostridge - Schubert's Winter Journey

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

'I'm at an end with all dreams/why should I linger among the sleepers?' Ian Bostridge discovers how Schubert challenged social and political order in his masterpiece, Winterreise. Show more

BBC Radio 4 LW

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