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15 Minute Drama

Bindi Business: Series 2

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Available for 4 months

Fresh from her first flush of success, Bindi takes on a new business venture in property development. Stars Meera Syal. Show more

Mrs Sidhu Investigates

Murder With Masala

Episode 3: Murder Corked

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for years

Meera Syal stars as the catering sleuth from Slough, with Justin Edwards and Vincent Ebrahim. The Indian aunty detective begins to suspect the staff at Lapsley Hall. Show more

15 Minute Drama

Bindi Business: Series 2

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Available for 4 months

Bindi’s stressed with the pressure from her personal and her business affairs, but unexpected help is at hand. Stars Meera Syal. Show more

Mrs Sidhu Investigates

Murder With Masala

Episode 2: The Peril of the Poisoned Puddle

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for years

Starring Meera Syal as the catering sleuth from Slough on the rail of a missing bridesmaid. Mrs Sidhu's search for Briony at Lapsley Hall leads her to Lord Lucas' playboy son Josh. Show more

Front Row

Costa Book Awards shortlist announced; Meera Syal; The Hunger Games review; Peter Bazalgette

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

The category shortlists for the 2014 Costa Book Awards; Meera Syal on her new stage role; the latest Hunger Games film reviewed; The Arts Council's Peter Bazalgette. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Producer:
Ellie Bury
Interviewed Guest:
Stephanie Merritt
Interviewed Guest:
Sophia McDougall
Interviewed Guest:
Meera Syal
Interviewed Guest:
Peter Bazalgette

15 Minute Drama

An Everyday Story of Afghan Folk: Series 4

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Available for years

Mewa Gul and his family have fled the Pak-Afghan mountains for the home village they left during the fighting many years ago. But the returning refugees find much has changed. Show more

Mrs Sidhu Investigates

Murder With Masala

Episode 4: She Sleeps with the Carp

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for years

Indian aunty detective Mrs Sidhu finally unravels the mystery at the dark heart of Lapsley Hall. Starring Meera Syal with Justin Edwards and Vincent Ebrabim. Show more

Mrs Sidhu Investigates

Murder With Masala

Episode 1: Samosas, Suspicion and Stately Homes

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for years

Meera Syal stars as Mrs Sidhu, the nosey Slough Asian caterer obsessed with murder. When a bridesmaid goes missing, Mrs Sidhu interferes in Lord and Lady Lucas's wedding plans. Show more

15 Minute Drama

Bindi Business: Series 1

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Available for years

After a promising start Bindi’s Beauty Box looks in danger. Has Bindi taken on more than she can manage? Stars Meera Syal. Show more

15 Minute Drama

Bindi Business: Series 1

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Available for years

Now that Bindi's Beauty Box has hit some problems, Bindi desperately needs inspiration and guidance. Stars Meera Syal. Show more

15 Minute Drama

Bindi Business: Series 1

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Available for years

With her family’s help, can Bindi overcome her business obstacles and lead Bindi's Beauty Box to success? Stars Meera Syal. Show more

15 Minute Drama

An Everyday Story of Afghan Folk: Series 2

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Available for years

The poverty-stricken Mewa Gul tries to extract his family from his daughter Zarlakhta's engagement. Show more

Contributors

Kashmala, his daughter-in-law:
Betsabeh Emran
Mewa Gul, the poorest farmer:
Vincent Ebrahim
Bakhtawara, his wife:
Meera Syal
Zarlakhta, his daughter:
Balvinder Sopal

Genres

15 Minute Drama

An Everyday Story of Afghan Folk: Series 2

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Available for years

The villagers are horrified to learn the cause of the terrifying event which has shaken their mountain. Show more

Contributors

Mewa Gul, the poorest farmer:
Vincent Ebrahim
Bakhtawara, his wife:
Meera Syal
Zarlakhta, his daughter:
Balvinder Sopal

Genres

15 Minute Drama

Bindi Business: Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Available for years

4 Extra Debut. Out of work at 51, Bindi Banerjee decides to start up her own beauty business. Stars Meera Syal. Show more

15 Minute Drama

Bindi Business: Series 1

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Available for years

With Bindi’s Beauty Box taking off, Bindi must get her reluctant children on board if she’s going to succeed. Stars Meera Syal. Show more

15 Minute Drama

An Everyday Story of Afghan Folk: Series 1

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Available for years

When Mewa Gul and his son Taza Gul witness a murder, they know they risk losing everything if they reveal what they saw. Show more

Contributors

Bakhtawara, his wife:
Meera Syal
Zarlakhta, his daughter:
Balvinder Sopal

Genres

Loose Ends

Meera Syal, Anthony Head, Alistair McGowan, Rhyannon Styles, Ron Sexsmith, Mykki Blanco, Scottee, Clive Anderson

Duration: 38 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Clive Anderson and Scottee are joined by Meera Syal, Anthony Head, Alistair McGowan and Rhyannon Styles. With music from Ron Sexsmith and Mykki Blanco. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Clive Anderson
Interviewed Guest:
Meera Syal
Interviewed Guest:
Anthony Head
Interviewed Guest:
Alistair McGowan
Interviewed Guest:
Rhyannon Styles
Performer:
Ron Sexsmith
Performer:
Mykki Blanco

15 Minute Drama

An Everyday Story of Afghan Folk: Series 2

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Available for years

By Liz Rigbey. Stories from a village in the troubled and violent Pak-Afghan mountains. Drones fly overhead while, below them, family life unfolds. Show more

Contributors

Mewa Gul, the poorest farmer:
Vincent Ebrahim
Bakhtawara, his wife:
Meera Syal
Zarlakhta, his daughter:
Balvinder Sopal

Genres

15 Minute Drama

Bindi Business: Series 2

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Available for 4 months

Bindi's exciting new business venture is not going so smoothly. so she turns to her brother Bash for help. Stars Meera Syal. Show more

15 Minute Drama

Bindi Business: Series 2

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Available for 4 months

Bindi is determined nothing will get in her way, but then she arrives home to find a surprise visitor. Starring Meera Syal. Show more