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Duration: 1 hour, 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Neil reaches a decision, and Anna has a lot on her mind.

Contributors

Director:
Naylah Ahmed
David Archer:
Tim Bentinck
Pip Archer:
Daisy Badger
Josh Archer:
Angus Imrie
Tony Archer:
David Troughton
Brian Aldridge:
Charles Collingwood
Jennifer Aldridge:
Angela Piper
Lilian Bellamy:
Sunny Ormonde
Neil Carter:
Brian Hewlett
Susan Carter:
Charlotte Martin
Justin Elliott:
Simon Williams
Rex Fairbrother:
Nick Barber
Toby Fairbrother:
Rhys Bevan
Joe Grundy:
Edward Kelsey
Eddie Grundy:
Trevor Harrison
Alistair Lloyd:
Michael Lumsden
Richard Locke:
William Gaminara
Adam Macy:
Andrew Wincott
Kate Madikane:
Perdita Avery
Rob Titchener:
Timothy Watson
Helen Titchener:
Louiza Patikas
Carol Tregorran:
Eleanor Bron
Anna Tregorran:
Isobel Middleton
Roy Tucker:
Ian Pepperell
Peggy Woolley:
June Spencer
Stephen South:
Richard Pepple
Simon Hawkes:
Simon Armstrong

I'm Sorry I Haven't A Clue

Series 65

Episode 1

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

The antidote to panel games returns for its 65th series, with regulars Tim Brooke-Taylor, Jeremy Hardy and Barry Cryer joined by Rory Bremner on the panel and Jack Dee in the chair Show more

The Food Programme

Brexit and Food: A Food Programme Special

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Dan Saladino outlines the big food issues the UK faces because of Brexit. From the impact of a devalued pound to longer term questions over prices, Dan goes in search of answers. Show more

Drama

Roald Dahl: Going Solo

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Celebrating the centenary year of his birth, a dramatization of Dahl's autobiographical adventures beginning as he sets sail for Africa, aged 22. Narrated by Patrick Malahide. Show more

Contributors

Roald Dahl:
Patrick Malahide
Young Dahl:
John Heffernan
Major Griffiths:
Brian Protheroe
Mrs Griffiths:
Clare Perkins
Miss Trefusis:
Elizabeth Bennett
Parkinson:
Tom Forrister
Mackintosh:
Sam Rix
Snakeman:
Sean Baker
Sergeant:
Jason Barnett
Author:
Roald Dahl
Director:
Helen Perry

Genres

Bookclub

Maggie O'Farrell - The Vanishing Act of Esme Lennox

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Maggie O'Farrell talks to James Naughtie about her novel The Vanishing Act of Esme Lennox. Recorded at the Borders Book Festival with an audience of readers. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
James Naughtie
Interviewed Guest:
Maggie O'Farrell
Producer:
Dymphna Flynn

Comic Fringes

Series 11

Episode 3: Cats Who Walk Like Gentlemen, by Robert Florence

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Comic short story written and read by Robert Florence, revealing the dark doings of the Scottish branch of the Illuminati. Show more

Last Word

Amjad Sabri, Lorna Kelly, Jerome Bruner, Bob Holman, Scotty Moore

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Matthew Bannister on singer Amjad Sabri, auctioneer Lorna Kelly, psychologist Jerome Bruner, campaigner Bob Holman, guitarist Scotty Moore. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Anwar Akhtar
Interviewed Guest:
Robin Denselow
Interviewed Guest:
Chris Peregrin
Interviewed Guest:
Kathy Sylva
Interviewed Guest:
Michael Rosen
Interviewed Guest:
John Oates
Interviewed Guest:
Annette Holman
Interviewed Guest:
Terry Philpot
Interviewed Guest:
Iain Duncan Smith

The Film Programme

Notes on Blindness

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Francine Stock talks to James Spinney and Peter Middleton, the makers of groundbreaking documentary Notes on Blindness, which also has a version in virtual reality. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Francine Stock
Interviewed Guest:
James Spinney
Interviewed Guest:
Peter Middleton
Interviewed Guest:
Neil Brand
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Robey
Interviewed Guest:
Larushka Ivan-Zadeh

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