Programme Index

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Saturday Live

Reginald D Hunter

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Aasmah Mir and Richard Coles are joined by the American stand-up comic Reginald D Hunter. Actor Hugh Laurie chooses his Inheritance Tracks. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Aasmah Mir
Presenter:
Richard Coles
Interviewed Guest:
Reginald D Hunter
Interviewed Guest:
Andre Anderson
Interviewed Guest:
Juliet Russell
Interviewed Guest:
Jake McGowan-Lowe
Interviewed Guest:
Douglas McGowan
Interviewed Guest:
Hugh Laurie
Producer:
Alex Lewis

The News Quiz

Series 87

Episode 4

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 guests Fred Macaulay, Justin Moorhouse and Lucy Porter. Show more

Saturday Drama

Woman in Mind

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Alan Ayckbourn's darkly comic play about a woman's mental breakdown. After a blow to the head, Susan encounters an alternative, fantasy family. Show more

Contributors

Genres

Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour: Anita Dobson, Jodi Picoult

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Jane Garvey presents highlights from the Woman's Hour week, including a discussion on Marilyn Monroe, and why Danish women top the polls for being the happiest in Europe. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Anita Dobson
Interviewed Guest:
Jenny Cole
Interviewed Guest:
Hannah Hope
Interviewed Guest:
Francesca Simon
Interviewed Guest:
Julia Eccleshare
Interviewed Guest:
Alison Murdoch
Interviewed Guest:
Jodi Picoult
Interviewed Guest:
Samantha van Leer
Interviewed Guest:
Mette Davidsen
Interviewed Guest:
India Knight
Interviewed Guest:
Ella Bredsdorff
Interviewed Guest:
Jacqueline Rose
Interviewed Guest:
Karen Krizanovich

Loose Ends

Sara Cox, Mick Hucknall, Nick Hornby, Wayne Hemingway, Alecky Blythe, Mbongwana Star

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Clive Anderson is joined by guests Sara Cox, Mick Hucknall, Nick Hornby, Wayne Hemingway, Alecky Blythe and Mbongwana Star for conversation, music and comedy. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Clive Anderson
Interviewed Guest:
Sara Cox
Interviewed Guest:
Mick Hucknall
Interviewed Guest:
Nick Hornby
Interviewed Guest:
Wayne Hemingway
Interviewed Guest:
Alecky Blythe
Interviewed Guest:
Mbongwana Star
Producer:
Sukey Firth

From Fact to Fiction

Series 18

Episode 2: By Helen Cross

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

As the Fifa Women's World Cup begins in Canada, the players and their coach have more than football to think about. The shortness of their shorts? A remodelled Fifa? Show more

Saturday Review

Oresteia, Listen Up Philip, Milan Kundera, Stonemouth, Duane Hanson

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

The week's cultural highlights, including The Oresteia at the Almeida, Milan Kundera's first novel for 12 years Festival of Insignificance and Iain Banks's Stonemouth on BBC One. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Linda Grant
Interviewed Guest:
John Mullan
Interviewed Guest:
Frances Stonor Saunders
Producer:
Oliver Jones

The Barchester Chronicles

Anthony Trollope's The Last Chronicle of Barset

Episode 1: The Way Things Are

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

4 Extra Debut. In the sleepy village of Silverbridge, Henry Grantly has fallen in love again, and Mr Crawley finds that a butcher with a vengeance is someone to be reckoned with. Show more

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