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Wedding

Duration: 30 minutes

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

The prospect of attending a wedding pushes everyone to the limit. The love, marriage and despair of three couples. Stars Jack Docherty. From November 2014. Show more

Duration: 30 minutes

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

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Simon Evans presents comedy lectures on economics behind four commodities. Youth - the period when the young disengage from the home and plummet from the safety of the family nest. Show more

Duration: 30 minutes

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

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Simon asks from an economic point of view, should people have children, how many and when? With Tim Harford. From 2016. Show more

Duration: 30 minutes

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

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A look at the four life stages. From paying for funerals to cryonics, what are the economics of death? From 2016. Show more

Simon Evans Goes to Market

Series 4

Episode 1: Social Media

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for 8 months

Simon Evans examines the concept of the 'free lunch' and shines a light on new ways of making money in the 21st century. Show more

Simon Evans Goes to Market

Series 4

Episode 3: Philanthropy

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for 8 months

Simon Evans examines the concept of the 'free lunch' and shines a light on new ways of making money in the 21st century. Show more

Simon Evans Goes to Market

Series 4

Episode 4: The Cost of Health

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for 8 months

Simon Evans examines the concept of the 'free lunch' and shines a light on new ways of making money in the 21st century. Show more

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Series 2

David's Villa

Duration: 25 minutes

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

Barney and Evan help David with renovations at his Italian villa and the girls get bikini ready. Stars Fiona Allen. From 2014. Show more

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Series 2

Pregnancy

Duration: 25 minutes

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

Cathy’s pregnant, Alice can't get pregnant and Fiona doesn’t want to get pregnant ever again! Stars Kerry Godliman. From 2014. Show more

Hannah Gadsby: Arts Clown

Episode 1: 1. Edouard Manet's Olympia

Duration: 13 minutes

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

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Aussie comedian and art historian Hannah Gadsby explores Manet's shock-evoking 17th-century painting ‘Olympia’. From 2015. Show more

Hannah Gadsby: Arts Clown

2. Jan van Eyck's The Arnolfini Portrait

Duration: 15 minutes

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

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Aussie comedian and art historian Hannah Gadsby explores Jan van Eyck's 15th century ‘Arnolfini Portrait’. From 2015. Show more

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Series 3

The Third Way

Duration: 28 minutes

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

Available for 10 months

Fiona tries Barney's theory to put the spark back. Love, marriage and despair for three couples. Stars Jack Docherty. From 2016. Show more

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Series 2

Glastonbury

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Glastonbury clashes with Cathy's dad's birthday and Barney fears being stranded in a care home. Stars Jack Docherty. From 2014. Show more

Wordaholics

Series 3

Episode 5

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Lloyd Langford, Holly Walsh, Paul Sinha and Natalie Haynes in Gyles Brandreth's word-obsessed comedy panel game. From 2014. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Gyles Brandreth
Panellist:
Lloyd Langford
Panellist:
Holly Walsh
Panellist:
Paul Sinha
Panellist:
Natalie Haynes
Writer:
Jon Hunter
Producer:
Claire Jones

Wordaholics

Series 3

Episode 4

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Josh Widdecombe, Helen Keen, Susie Dent and Natalie Haynes join Gyles Brandreth in a word-obsessed comedy panel game. From 2014. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Gyles Brandreth
Panellist:
Josh Widdicombe
Panellist:
Susie Dent
Panellist:
Helen Keen
Panellist:
Natalie Haynes
Writer:
Jon Hunter
Producer:
Claire Jones

Wordaholics

Series 3

Episode 3

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Ed Byrne, Milton Jones, Hannah Gadsby and Natalie Haynes join Gyles Brandreth in a word-obsessed comedy panel game. From 2014. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Gyles Brandreth
Panellist:
Ed Byrne
Panellist:
Hannah Gadsby
Panellist:
Milton Jones
Panellist:
Natalie Haynes
Writer:
Jon Hunter
Producer:
Claire Jones

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Series 2

Hotel

Duration: 30 minutes

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

David’s in hospital and Cathy and Fiona are at a spa - can Barney and Alice get time together? Stars Sally Bretton. From 2014. Show more

Wordaholics

Series 2

Episode 2

Duration: 30 minutes

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

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Katy Brand, Alex Horne, Richard Herring and Natalie Haynes vie for verbal supremacy, chaired by Gyles Brandreth. From April 2013. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Gyles Brandreth
Writer:
Jon Hunter
Producer:
Claire Jones

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Series 2

Funeral

Duration: 30 minutes

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

The love, marriage - and despair of three couples. A death causes some reprehensible behaviour. Starring Fiona Allen. From 2014. Show more

15 Minute Drama

Incredible Women: Series 4

31/12/2015

Duration: 15 minutes

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

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Rebecca Front and Jeremy Front introduce us to crime writer Linda Ridley, who draws on her East End background to write bestsellers chock-full of gruesome crimes. Show more