Programme Index

Discover 10,060,123 listings and 231,201 playable programmes from the BBC

Saturday Live

Milton Jones, Sam Sweeney, Catherine Howell, Michael Volpe.

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Extraordinary stories, unusual people and a sideways look at the world. Milton Jones, Sam Sweeney, Michael Volpe and Catherine Howell join Aasmah Mir and Kate Silverton. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Milton Jones
Interviewed Guest:
Michael Volpe
Interviewed Guest:
Sam Sweeney
Interviewed Guest:
Catherine Howell
Presenter:
Aasmah Mir
Presenter:
Kate Silverton

The Now Show

Series 50

14/04/2017

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Steve Punt, Luke Kempner, Pippa Evans, Al Porter, Rich Peppiatt, Vikki Stone and Lucy Porter present the week in news through stand-up and sketches. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Steve Punt
Performer:
Luke Kempner
Performer:
Pippa Evans
Performer:
Al Porter
Performer:
Vikki Stone
Performer:
Lucy Porter
Producer:
Joe Nunnery

Drama

BACH: The Great Passion

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Bach rehearses the first performance of his St Matthew Passion. But his choir and his musicians make exhausting demands on him, threatening to derail this gargantuan undertaking. Show more

Contributors

Johann Sebastian Bach:
Simon Russell Beale
Anna Magdalena Bach:
Melody Grove
Christian Henrici (Picander):
Al Weaver
Stefan Meissner:
Adam Greaves Neal
Paul Christian Stolle:
Stephen Boxer
Salomon Deyling:
David Horovitch
Johann Gottlieb Gorner:
Tom Goodman-Hill
Bach's Child:
Damon Denton-Snape
Producer:
Marilyn Imrie

Brand

Drama

Woman's Hour

Laura Mvula, Lilly Singh, Parenting classes, and Min Kym

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Presented by Jenni Murray. Laura Mvula on anxiety, vlogger Lilly Singh, and are parenting classes useful or interfering? Plus a performance from violinist Min Kym. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Laura Mvula
Interviewed Guest:
Cristina Odone
Interviewed Guest:
Naomi Eisenstadt
Interviewed Guest:
Min Kym
Interviewed Guest:
Van Badham
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew Harrison
Interviewed Guest:
Lilly Singh
Interviewed Guest:
Nina Raine
Interviewed Guest:
Helena Kennedy
Interviewed Guest:
Habiba Adamu

Loose Ends

John Bishop, Simon Bird, Daniel Mays, Dawn O'Porter, Antonio Zambujo, Maia, Arthur Smith, Clive Anderson

Duration: 41 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Clive Anderson and Arthur Smith are joined by John Bishop, Simon Bird, Daniel Mays and Dawn O'Porter for conversation, music and comedy. With music from Antonio Zambujo and Maia. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Clive Anderson
Presenter:
Arthur Smith
Interviewed Guest:
John Bishop
Interviewed Guest:
Simon Bird
Interviewed Guest:
Daniel Mays
Interviewed Guest:
Dawn O'Porter
Performer:
Antonio Zambujo
Performer:
undefined Maia

The mysterious bearer Umbopa is not what he seems but may be their only hope of survival and success. Stars Tim McInnerny. Show more

BBC Radio 4 LW

About BBC Radio 4

Intelligent speech, the most insightful journalism, the wittiest comedy, the most fascinating features and the most compelling drama and readings anywhere in UK radio.

About this data

This data is drawn from the data stream that informs BBC's iPlayer and Sounds. The information shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was/is subject to change and may not be accurate. More