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Duration: 1 hour, 32 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Gentle 19th-century romance about an Oxford don who finds his chances of being elected college president jeopardised by his relationship with an American woman. Show more

Drama

Richard Monks - Zola

Duration: 45 minutes

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

4 Extra Debut. Unable to run for her native South Africa, the race is on to get Zola a UK passport to run in the Olympics. Stars Jessica Sian. Show more

Contributors

Zola Budd:
Jessica Sian
Denis Howell:
David Calder
Frank Budd:
Jack Klaff
Brian Vine:
Don Gilet
Sir David English:
Patrick Brennan
Pieter Labuschagne:
Harry Livingstone
Geoffrey Howe:
Robert Blythe
Andrew Landen:
Sam Alexander
Mrs Darbo:
Amaka Okafor
Reporter:
Joe Sims
Director:
David Hunter

Genres

Brand

Drama

15 Minute Drama

Greater Love

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Rowland is desperate to find a way for he, Emmy and the boy to flee the village of Eyam, but it's too late. Stars Gerard Kearns. Show more

Contributors

William:
Al Weaver
Catherine:
Emily Pithon
Thomas Stanley:
David Calder
Writer:
Don Shaw

Genres

Drama

79 Birthdays

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Poet Michael Symmons Roberts tells the story of Jimmy's life through 79 birthdays watched with Leila, his guardian angel. Inspired by the average male lifespan. Show more

Contributors

Genres

Brand

Drama

15 Minute Drama

Greater Love

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Villagers try to flee the plague, but Stanley tries to persuade them to stay. Emmy loses more of her family. Stars David Calder. Show more

Contributors

William:
Al Weaver
Catherine:
Emily Pithon
Thomas Stanley:
David Calder
Alice Sydall:
Daryl Fishwick
Marshall Howe:
Ian Bartholomew
Writer:
Don Shaw

Genres

15 Minute Drama

Greater Love

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

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

William and Catherine have taken fever stricken Emma into the rectory. The true story of Eyam plague in 1665. Stars Al Weaver. Show more

Contributors

William:
Al Weaver
Catherine:
Emily Pithon
Thomas Stanley:
David Calder
Alice Sydall:
Daryl Fishwick
Marshall Howe:
Ian Bartholomew
Writer:
Don Shaw

Genres

Drama on 3

Hide the Moon

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

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

By Martyn Wade. Drama set in 1945 in which Richard Strauss is visited by two American GIs at his home in Garmisch. His wife is distrustful - and rightly so. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Drama about journalist Heather Brooke's fight for the disclosure of MPs' expenses under the Freedom of Information Act, resulting in one of the political scandals of the decade. Show more

Contributors

Heather Brooke:
Anna Maxwell Martin
Michael Martin MP:
Brian Cox
Andrew Walker:
Alex Jennings
Alan Keen MP:
Tim Pigott-Smith
Sir Stuart Bell MP:
David Calder
Speaker's Secretary:
Christopher Good
Hugh Tomlinson:
Neil Pearson
Ben Leapman:
Jeremy Swift
House of Commons Counsel:
Raquel Cassidy
Personal Assistant:
Naomi Frederick
Barry Long MP:
Rod Arthur
David Maclean MP:
Sam Graham
Redactor 2:
Stephanie Street
Douglas Hogg MP:
Geoffrey Beevers
Writer:
Tony Saint

Duration: 43 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC One North East & Cumbria

Available for 3 months

A missing person’s case turns to murder as Frank and Lu investigate the disappearance of an eastern European oligarch.

Contributors

Frank Hathaway:
Mark Benton
Luella Shakespeare:
Jo Joyner
Sebastian Brudenell:
Patrick Walshe McBride
Pavel / Petrov Kusk:
Paul Moriarty
Anastasia Kusk:
Carol Royle
Dimitri Kapel:
Adam Wittek
Alek Hodzic:
Kristian Phillips
DI Marlowe:
Amber Aga
Harold Hamworthy:
David Calder
Ajay Matharu:
Asheq Akhtar
Executive Producer:
Will Trotter
Producer:
Ella Kelly
Director:
Paul Gibson

15 Minute Drama

Greater Love

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

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

4 Extra Debut. True story of the 1665-66 Plague in the Derbyshire village of Eyam. A new young Rector battles for authority. Stars Al Weaver. Show more

Contributors

William:
Al Weaver
Catherine:
Emily Pithon
Thomas Stanley:
David Calder
Emmy Sydall:
Charlie May-Clark
Alice Sydall:
Daryl Fishwick
Mary Cooper:
Melissa Sinden
Writer:
Don Shaw

Genres

15 Minute Drama

Greater Love

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Emmy's sister, Sarah has died, and the secret is out in the village. The true story of the Eyam plague in 1665. Stars Al Weaver. Show more

Contributors

William:
Al Weaver
Catherine:
Emily Pithon
Thomas Stanley:
David Calder
Alice Sydall:
Daryl Fishwick
Writer:
Don Shaw

Genres

Screen One

Series 3

Episode 7: A Question of Attribution

Duration: 1 hour, 11 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Four

Alan Bennett's drama about the double life led by Sir Anthony Blunt, Soviet agent and Surveyor of the Queen's Pictures. Show more

Contributors

Sir Anthony Blunt:
James Fox
HM the Queen:
Prunella Scales
Restorer:
John Carter
Phillips:
Mark Payton
Blunt's Secretary:
Anne Jameson
Producer:
Innes Lloyd

Father Brown

Series 2

Episode 7: The Three Tools of Death

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Northern Ireland HD

Series based on the novels of GK Chesterton. Father Brown helps a troubled young woman whose father is killed just weeks after her mother's death. Show more

Contributors

Inspector Sullivan:
Tom Chambers
Father Brown:
Mark Williams
Mrs McCarthy:
Sorcha Cusack
Sid Carter:
Alex Price
Director:
Paul Gibson
Series Producer:
Sam Hill
Executive Producer:
Will Trotter
Alice Armstrong:
Alice Henley
Sir Aaron Armstrong:
David Calder
Eddie Monk:
Nick Moran
Peter Royce:
Andrew Knott
Jim Magnus:
Matthew Ashforde
Hilda Magnus:
Lynne Verrall
SGT Allbright:
Keith Osborn

Saturday Drama

Somerset Maugham - For Services Rendered

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

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

4 Extra Debut. 1932. Progressive English family the Ardsleys are trying to live their lives under the long shadow of the First World War. Stars Sian Thomas. From September 2013. Show more

Contributors

Leonard Ardsley:
David Calder
Charlotte Ardsley:
Sian Thomas
Sydney Ardsley:
Tom Espiner
Eva Ardsley:
Cath Whitefield
Lois Ardsley:
Louise Brealey
Ethel Bartlett:
Mariah Gale
Howard Bartlett:
Michael Shaeffer
Collie Stratton:
Justin Salinger
Wilfred Cedar:
Ron Cook
Dr Charles Prentice:
John Rowe
Adaptor:
Lu Kemp
Director:
Lu Kemp

Genres

Duration: 1 hour, 54 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Acclaimed and controversial drama depicting Scots Guards officer Robert Lawrence's devastating experiences of the Falklands War. Show more

Contributors

Robert Lawrence:
Colin Firth
Director:
Richard Eyre
Hugh Mackessac:
Paul Rhys
John Lawrence:
David Calder
Jean Lawrence:
Barbara Leigh-Hunt
Nick Lawrence:
Rupert Baker
Christopher Lawrence:
Jack Fortune
George Stubbs:
Roddy Maude-Roxby
Helen Stubbs:
Ann Bell
Louise Stubbs:
Sophie Thompson
Sgt Brodick:
Tam Dean Burn
Fraser:
Ian Michie
Saltemarsh:
Paul Higgins
Lt Col Bill Kirke:
Timothy Carlton
Adj Stewart Inglis:
Mark Wing-Davey
Maj Walsh:
Robin Dalglish
Lt Peter Fyshe:
Edward Rawle-Hicks
Noble Lord:
Charles Millham
Harry Hebers:
Ben Cole
Terry Knapp:
Clive Russell
Brigade Off:
David Conville
Group Capt:
Edwin Richfield
Wentworth:
Brian Hall
Elderly Man:
Charles Lamb
RAF Officer:
Richard Owens
Welsh Lady:
Arbel Jones
Welsh Man:
Sean Scanlan
Air Cdr:
Tony Caunter
Colour Sgt:
Iain McColl
Lt Col RAMC:
Edward Lyon
Maj Newman:
Angela Morant
CSM Brown:
Murray Ewan
Night Nurse:
Sharon D Clarke
Night Nurse:
Leila Bertrand
Chaplain:
Roy Spencer
Yeoman Warder:
Alan White
Phyllida:
Serena Gordon
Argentinian:
Francisco Morales
Argentinian:
Martin Garfield
Producer:
Richard Broke

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

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

Available for years

Ranjit Bolt's adaptation of Corneille's drama Le Cid, telling the story of the 11th-century Spanish hero before his rise to fame. With James Purefoy, Indira Varma and Eleanor Bron. Show more

Contributors

Don Rodrigo:
James Purefoy
Dona Urraca:
Gina McKee
Don Diego:
David Calder
Don Gormas:
Ewan Bailey
Don Fernando:
Stephen Thorne
Don Sancho:
Chris Pavlo
Adaptor:
Ranjit Bolt

Genres

Sleepers

Episode 1: The Awakening

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Four

Post-glasnost comedy thriller by John Flanagan and Andrew McCulloch. In the heart of the Kremlin, a discovery is made which sends shockwaves through the KGB hierarchy. Show more

Contributors

Jeremy Coward:
Nigel Havers
Albert Robinson:
Warren Clarke
Viktor Chekhov:
David Calder
Andrei Zorin:
Michael Gough
Oleg Petrovski:
Christopher Rozycki

Series

Sleepers

Sleepers

Episode 1: The Awakening

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Four

Post-glasnost comedy thriller by John Flanagan and Andrew McCulloch. In the heart of the Kremlin, a discovery is made which sends shockwaves through the KGB hierarchy. Show more

Contributors

Jeremy Coward:
Nigel Havers
Albert Robinson:
Warren Clarke
Viktor Chekhov:
David Calder
Andrei Zorin:
Michael Gough
Oleg Petrovski:
Christopher Rozycki

Series

Sleepers

Sleepers

Episode 2: The Net Tightens

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Four

Post-glasnost comedy thriller. Although Jeremy and Albert try to keep a low profile, the KGB net tightens. The CIA and MI5 are perplexed by increased KGB activity. Show more

Contributors

Jeremy Coward:
Nigel Havers
Albert Robinson:
Warren Clarke
Viktor Chekhov:
David Calder
Andrei Zorin:
Michael Gough
Oleg Petrovski:
Christopher Rozycki

Series

Sleepers