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John le Carré - A Perfect Spy

3. Deception

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

As MI6 closes in, Magnus Pym battles to discover what - or who - created his talent for deception. Stars Julian Rhind-Tutt. Show more

The Pillow Book

Series 11

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Robert Forrest's popular thriller set in 10th-century Japan. The Emperor breaks with all rules of palace etiquette to be with his beloved Empress Teishi. Show more

Contributors

Shonagon:
Ruth Gemmell
Yukinari:
Cal MacAninch
The Emperor:
Paul Ready
Empress Teishi:
Laura Rees
Director:
Lu Kemp

Genres

The Pillow Book

Series 11

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Robert Forrest's popular thriller set in 10th-century Japan. Shonagon and the Emperor keep vigil over their beloved Empress. Show more

Contributors

Shonagon:
Ruth Gemmell
Yukinari:
Cal MacAninch
The Emperor:
Paul Ready
Director:
Lu Kemp

Genres

Drama

John le Carré - A Perfect Spy

1. Disappearance

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Magnus Pym disappears after his father's funeral sparking an urgent MI6 manhunt to halt his defection. Stars Julian Rhind-Tutt. Show more

Contributors

Jack Brotherhood:
Bill Paterson
Lippsie:
Melody Grove
Syd Lemon:
Ewan Bailey
Sefton Boyd:
Tom Forrister
Fergus:
Tom Stuart
Peggy Wentworth:
Aoife McMahon
Director:
Bruce Young

Genres

Summerhill

Episode 3

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on CBBC ChannelLatest broadcast: on CBBC Channel

Welcome to Summerhill, the school where no-one has to go to lessons. Maddy admits that she, not Ryan, caused the fire at the school.

The Pillow Book

The Pillow Book

Duration: 57 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Robert Forrest's popular thriller set in 10th-century Japan. Lady Shonagon is banished from the palace and separated from Yukinari. Meanwhile, the villain Ikiryo walks abroad. Show more

Contributors

Genres

Duration: 2 hours

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Nick and Dotty's murderous plan comes to an explosive end. Bianca tries to be a proper mother to Whitney, and Christian realises that being Ian Beale isn't as easy as it looks.

Contributors

Whitney Dean:
Shona McGarty
Debra Dean:
Ruth Gemmell
Bianca Jackson:
Patsy Palmer
Dot Branning:
June Brown
Nick Cotton:
John Altman
Bradley Branning:
Charlie Clements
Max Branning:
Jake Wood
Tanya Branning:
Jo Joyner
Patrick Trueman:
Rudolph Walker
Garry Hobbs:
Ricky Groves
Dawn Swann:
Kara Tointon
Phil Mitchell:
Steve McFadden
Christan Clarke:
John Partridge
Lucy Beale:
Melissa Suffield
Shirley Carter:
Linda Henry
Heather Trott:
Cheryl Fergison
Mo Harris:
Laila Morse
Pat Evans:
Pam St Clement
Ricky Butcher:
Sid Owen
Noah Chambers:
Micah Thomas
Abi Branning:
Lorna Fitzgerald
Lauren Branning:
Madeline Duggan
PC Young:
Lu Corfield
Mr Ackroyd:
Alex Avery
Executive Producer:
Diederick Santer

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Stacey hits rock bottom but with the support of Jean, sees a light at the end of the tunnel. A mysterious stranger from Whitney's past returns. Continues on BBC One. Show more

Contributors

Stacey Branning:
Lacey Turner
Jean Slater:
Gillian Wright
Whitney Dean:
Shona McGarty
Bianca Jackson:
Patsy Palmer
Ryan Malloy:
Neil McDermott
Debra Dean:
Ruth Gemmell
Max Branning:
Jake Wood
Tanya Branning:
Jo Joyner
Lauren Branning:
Madeline Duggan
Abi Branning:
Lorna Fitzgerald
Charlie Slater:
Derek Martin
Mo Harris:
Laila Morse
Dr Al Jenkins:
Adam Croasdell
Ronnie Mitchell:
Samantha Womack
Garry Hobbs:
Ricky Groves
Nurse Kennedy:
Natasha Williams
Dr Stewart:
Edward MacLiam
Executive Producer:
Diederick Santer

The Pillow Book

Series 7

Episode 1

Duration: 14 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Robert Forrest's popular thriller set in 10th century Japan. In a labyrinth of caves, the Emperor and Yukinari find themselves at the mercy of wolves. Show more

The Pillow Book

Series 7

Episode 2

Duration: 14 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Robert Forrest's popular thriller set in 10th century Japan. A young girl discovered in a cave has been bought back to the Palace for cleaning and examining. Show more

The Pillow Book

Series 7

Episode 3

Duration: 14 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Robert Forrest's popular thriller set in 10th century Japan. The Emperor has become fascinated by a feral girl raised among wolves, who speaks like a ladies' daughter. Show more

The Pillow Book

Series 7

Episode 4

Duration: 14 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Robert Forrest's thriller set in 10th century Japan. While Yukinari questions the wolf-girl, the Empress is determined to nurse her husband free of his sickening fascination. Show more

The Pillow Book

Series 7

Episode 5

Duration: 14 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Robert Forrest's thriller set in 10th century Japan. A wolf roams the palace, earthquake and fire threaten, and a young Empress takes the future of the known world into her hands. Show more

The Pillow Book

Series 5

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Yukinari returns to the palace to find the Lady Shonagon's affections have strayed. She is also focused on unravelling a mystery that Yukinari cannot understand. Show more

The Time Being

Series 7

Spells for Love, by Melissa Lee-Houghton

Duration: 14 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Sybil will do whatever it takes to see her daughter Lucia fall in love. A tale of love, loss and white magic read by Ruth Gemmell. From January 2014. Show more

The Pillow Book

Series 5

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

As Shonagon feared, the passion between young lovers Komatsu and Zushio explodes. Show more

Drama on 3

Old Times

Duration: 1 hour, 5 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3Latest broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

By Harold Pinter: In a remote farmhouse, Deeley and Kate await a visitor. Anna is Kate's best friend, though Deeley has never met her. Is the past really as they remember it? Show more