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Ramblings

Series 32

Samaritans

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Clare Balding walks from the famous dragon at Bures on the Essex/Suffolk border to Assington. Joining her is a group of volunteers from the Colchester branch of the Samaritans. Show more

Saturday Live

Rebecca Front

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Aasmah Mir and the Reverend Richard Coles are joined by Rebecca Front and Allegra McEvedy. Featuring the inheritance tracks of The Archers actor David Troughton. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Aasmah Mir
Presenter:
Richard Coles
Interviewed Guest:
Rebecca Front
Interviewed Guest:
Allegra McEvedy
Interviewed Guest:
Henry Iddon
Interviewed Guest:
Hannah Velten
Interviewed Guest:
David Troughton
Presenter:
JP Devlin
Producer:
Corinna Jones

Laura Barton's Notes from a Musical Island

Series 1

Episode 1: Living by Water

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Music writer Laura Barton visits parts of the rugged countryside of Northumberland and the coastal city of Sunderland to explore how music and landscape are intimately related. Show more

Saturday Drama

Peter Brough - His Master's Voice

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 4 LW

4 Extra Debut. The true story behind radio hit Educating Archie, the tale of a ventriloquist whose alter-ego puppet takes over. Stars Rob Brydon. Show more

Contributors

Peter Brough:
Rob Brydon
Archie Andrews:
Rob Brydon
Peggy Brough:
Fenella Woolgar
Arthur Brough:
Michael Bertenshaw
Christopher Brough:
Thomas Williams-Boyle
Romey Brough:
Eliza Harrison-Dine
Hattie Jacques:
Stephanie Racine
William Haley:
James Lailey
Max Bygraves:
Ewan Bailey
Cloakroom Girl:
Harriet Collings
Writer:
James Maw

Genres

Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Highlights from the Woman's Hour week. Pottery designer Emma Bridgewater explains why her business is a homage to her mum and how it feels being a designer turned industrialist. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Julia Hartley-Brewer
Interviewed Guest:
Tanya Gold
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Bridgewater
Interviewed Guest:
Jennifer Yuh Nelson
Interviewed Guest:
Lindsay Simmonds
Interviewed Guest:
Humera Khan
Interviewed Guest:
Pamela Hutchinson
Interviewed Guest:
Melody Bridges
Interviewed Guest:
Jess Glynne

Loose Ends

Clive Anderson, Danny Wallace, Bridget Christie, Dennis Morris, Luke Wright, Carla-Marie Williams, Emilie & Ogden, The Eskies

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Clive Anderson and Danny Wallace are joined by Bridget Christie, Dennis Morris, Luke Wright and Carla-Marie Williams. With music from Emelie & Ogden and the Eskies. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Clive Anderson
Presenter:
Danny Wallace
Interviewed Guest:
Bridget Christie
Interviewed Guest:
Dennis Morris
Interviewed Guest:
Luke Wright
Interviewed Guest:
Carla Marie Williams
Producer:
Sukey Firth

Saturday Review

Hail Caesar, Don Quixote, Ta Nehisi Coates, Botticelli, Thirteen

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Reviews of the Coen brothers' Hail Caesar, RSC's Don Quixote in Stratford, Ta Nehisi Coates's The Beautiful Struggle, Botticelli Reimagined at the V&A, and BBC Three drama Thirteen. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Liz Jensen
Interviewed Guest:
Crystal Mahey-Morgan
Interviewed Guest:
Nicholas Rankin
Producer:
Oliver Jones

Riot Girls

The Life and Loves of a She Devil

Episode 2

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Ruth's campaign to punish her husband and his mistress is well-advanced, and now she will still stop at nothing to get the life, and the body, she desires. Show more

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