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15 Minute Drama

30 Eggs

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Weary of life in Rusumo, blind Modeste must convince his 7-year-old companion Innocent to accompany him to his home village at the far side of Rwanda. Show more

The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency

Series 1

Episode 2: Poison

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Drama. Mma Ramotswe gets caught between a dangerous case of ivory smuggling and a feuding family when she is asked to investigate the unusual behaviour of Rra Lisindi. Show more

Drama

The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency

Episode 1: An Exceptionally Wicked Lady

Duration: 45 minutes

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

4 Extra Debut. Mma Ramostwe and Mma Makutsi face an old adversary, while a letter sets them a seemingly impossible task. Stars Janice Acquah. Show more

Contributors

Mma Ramotswe:
Janice Acquah
Mma Makutsi:
Nadine Marshall
Mr JLB Matekoni:
Ben Onwukwe
Oliver Maxwell:
Sam Dale
Mr Gaefale:
Jude Akuwudike
Mr Kereleng:
Maynard Eziashi
Violet Sephotho:
Anna Bengo
Mma Potokwani:
Adjoa Andoh
Reverend:
Babou Ceesay
Joe Bosilong:
Nyasha Hatendi

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Blood and Oil

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour, 20 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Drama. When four oil workers are kidnapped in Nigeria, the wife of one of the workers decides to travel against Foreign Office advice in a bid to bring him back to the UK. Show more

Blood and Oil

Episode 2

Duration: 1 hour, 20 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Drama. Claire's investigations into her husband's activities lead her to a bar frequented by her husband and his friends, which she learns is actually a brothel. Show more

Brian Gulliver's Travels

Series 1

Episode 6: Jampoa

Duration: 25 minutes

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

Missing for six years, Brian has many stories to tell, including a visit to a land where fame definitely equals fortune. Stars Neil Pearson. From March 2011. Show more

Black Earth Rising

Series 1

Episode 1: In Other News

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Drama. As a child, Kate was rescued from the aftermath of the Rwandan genocide. Now she is shocked when her adoptive mother prosecutes a controversial militia leader. Show more

Contributors

Michael Ennis:
John Goodman
Kate Ashby:
Michaela Coel
Patrice Ganimana:
Tyrone Huggins
David Runihura:
Lucian Msamati
General Simon Nyamoya:
Danny Sapani
Eunice Clayton:
Tamara Tunie
Eve Ashby:
Harriet Walter
Ed Holt:
Tom Pande
College Interviewer:
Gary Pillai
Consultant Jacob Sayers:
Elliot Levey
US Embassy Representative:
Garrett Hartman
ICC Representative:
Laurence Dobiesz
CBL-24 Newscaster:
Gary Fannin
Rwandan Journalist:
Briggitte Appiah
Capi Petridis:
Kathryn Hunter
Dr Busasa:
Sule Rimi
Major Charles Bouchard:
Nigel Whitmey
Frank (Barrister's Clerk):
John Albasiny
Godwin Hal:
Nyasha Hatendi
Colonel Colbert:
Philip Arditti
Corporal Benoit:
Emmanuel Berthelot
Zava Zand:
Paul Herzberg
Harper Hopkinson:
Michael Gould
Hana Ennis:
Malou Coindreau
Tennis Court Body Guard:
Ekow Blankson
Tennis Player:
Brimah Watara
Executive Producer:
Greg Brenman
Producer:
Abi Bach
Writer:
Hugo Blick
Producer:
Hugo Blick
Director:
Hugo Blick
Production Company:
Drama Republic Ltd

Genres

Friday Drama

Leverage

Duration: 1 hour

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

In Simon Passmore's thriller, a city banker is found dead and his former girlfriend sets out to uncover a conspiracy. Starring Claire Foy, Blake Ritson and Charlie Cox. Show more

Drama

The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency

Episode 2: Canoeing for Ladies

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Crocodiles, hippos and canoeing are among the dangers facing the ladies as they trace a safari guide. Stars Nadine Marshall. Show more

Short Works

Series 1

Joseph

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Story by David Szalay. Two men take up their customary positions by the waterside. One depends on the other because he is new to the 'job' and must learn. Read by Nyasha Hatendi. Show more

Contributors

Genres

15 Minute Drama

30 Eggs

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Modeste and Innocent put their raw eggs to good use, but before long, they run into trouble. Show more

15 Minute Drama

30 Eggs

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

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

In Kigali, Innocent is determined to get Modeste the medical attention he needs, but at what cost? Show more

15 Minute Drama

30 Eggs

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

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

A wrong turn takes Modeste and Innocent off the beaten track and into wild terrain of the Akagera National Park. Show more

Contributors

Father Boniface:
Nyasha Hatendi

Genres

15 Minute Drama

30 Eggs

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Helped by Innocent, a frail Modeste returns to his village, but will he get the welcome he hopes for? Show more

Brian Gulliver's Travels

Series 1

Episode 2: Juradia

Duration: 25 minutes

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

Missing for six years, Brian has stories to tell. Juradia, for example, is a country where every other person is a lawyer. With Neil Pearson. From February 2011. Show more

Brian Gulliver's Travels

Series 1

Episode 1: Gelbetia

Duration: 25 minutes

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

Missing for six years, Brian has stories to tell, including a visit to a country run by doctors. Stars Neil Pearson. From February 2011. Show more

Drama

Ten Lessons in Love

Duration: 45 minutes

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

An eclectic mix of writers, including Rebecca Lenkiewicz, Tim Key, Josie Long and Nick Warburton, provide ten very different perspectives on love. Show more

Richard Tyrone Jones's Big Heart

Episode 2: Of Coke Dealers and Cardioverters

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Poet Richard Tyrone Jones gets heart failure on his 30th birthday. With the help of his agent and his 'anti-girlfriend' he learns to live, love and overdo it at a nightclub. Show more

Contributors

Professor Hu:
Lobo Chan
German Nurse:
Olivia Winteringham
Nurse Farhan:
Nyasha Hatendi
Heart failure nurse:
Sarah Belcher
Cardiac nurse:
Nina Ludovica Smith
Producer:
Nick Walker

Genres