Programme Index

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Ramblings

Series 32

Loughrigg Fell - Simon Ingram

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Clare Balding walks up Loughrigg Fell in Cumbria with the writer and journalist Simon Ingram, who explains why mountain climbing can shed a whole new light on your life. Show more

Saturday Live

Marian Keyes

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Author Marian Keyes joins the Rev Richard Coles and Aasmah Mir. Adam Walker describes the Oceans Seven challenge, and the singer Tony Christie shares his Inheritance Tracks. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Coles
Presenter:
Aasmah Mir
Interviewed Guest:
Marian Keyes
Interviewed Guest:
Ed Chapman
Interviewed Guest:
Adam Walker
Interviewed Guest:
JP Devlin
Interviewed Guest:
Margaret Ames
Interviewed Guest:
Tony Christie
Producer:
Louise Corley

The News Quiz

Series 89

Episode 8

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

A satirical review of the week's news, chaired by Miles Jupp. The final show of the series includes panellists Jeremy Hardy, Lucy Porter, Hugo Rifkind and Kerry Godliman. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Miles Jupp
Panellist:
Jeremy Hardy
Panellist:
Lucy Porter
Panellist:
Hugo Rifkind
Panellist:
Kerry Godliman

Drama

Trial by Laughter by Ian Hislop & Nick Newman

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 4 LW

4 Extra Debut. The 1817 blasphemy and libel trial of the forgotten hero of free speech, William Hone. Comedy drama starring Robert Wilfort. Show more

Contributors

Prince Regent:
Arthur Bostrom
Cruikshank:
Conrad Nelson
Ellenborough:
Jonathan Keeble
Shepherd:
David Benson
Lady Hertford:
Melissa Sinden
Reporter:
Graeme Hawley
Director:
Gary Brown
Producer:
Gary Brown
Writer:
Ian Hislop

Genres

Brand

Drama

Loose Ends

Clive Anderson, Stewart Lee, Pam St. Clement, Karl Bartos, Bob Marshall-Andrews, Buena Vista Social Club, GoGo Penguin

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Clive Anderson and Scottee are joined by Stewart Lee, Pam St Clement, Karl Bartos and Bob Marshall-Andrews. With music from Buena Vista Social Club and GoGo Penguin. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Clive Anderson
Interviewed Guest:
Stewart Lee
Interviewed Guest:
Pam St Clement
Interviewed Guest:
Karl Bartos
Interviewed Guest:
Bob Marshall-Andrews
Producer:
Sukey Firth

Saturday Review

Grimsby, Javier Marias, Mark Wallinger, Sarah Kane, Murder and Broken Biscuits

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

The week's cultural highlights, including Sacha Baron Cohen's Grimsby, Thus Bad Begins by Javier Marias, a new Mark Wallinger exhibition and Sarah Kane's Cleansed. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Louise Scodie
Interviewed Guest:
Amanda Craig
Interviewed Guest:
Kevin Jackson
Producer:
Oliver Jones

Riot Girls

The Life and Loves of a She Devil

Episode 1

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

By Fay Weldon, adapted by Joy Wilkinson. A darkly comic fairy tale about revenge, sex and power. A wronged woman plans diabolical punishments for her husband and his mistress. Show more

Contributors

Mary Fisher:
Lyndsey Marshal
Nurse Hopkins:
Rosie Cavaliero
Mrs Fisher:
Susan Jameson
Andy:
Leo Wan
Insurance Man:
Gerard McDermott
Mrs Trumper:
Debra Baker
Elsie Flower:
Katie Redford
Girl in Job Centre:
Rebecca Hamilton
Author:
Fay Weldon

Genres

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