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Last Word

A writer, a lawyer, a motor racing team owner, an actress and an entrepreneur

Duration: 28 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Aasmah Mir recalls crime writer Elmore Leonard, Zara co-founder Rosalia Mera, international lawyer Jacques Verges, motor-racing engineer John Coombs and actor Margaret Pellegrini. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Aasmah Mir
Producer:
Neil George

Last Word

A Buddhist leader, a cookery writer, a Motown stylist, an Australian criminal and a whisky distiller

Duration: 28 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Aasmah Mir on Buddhist leader Choje Akong Rinpoche, Motown's Maxine Powell, food writer Marcella Hazan, Australian criminal Mark 'Chopper' Read and whisky distiller Charles Craig. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Aasmah Mir
Producer:
Neil George

Saturday Live

Tyger Drew-Honey

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Richard Coles and Aasmah Mir with actor Tyger Drew-Honey, maze designer Adrian Fisher, dad and daughter cheerleaders Darren and Amy Peacock, and Coleen Nolan's Inheritance Tracks. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Coles
Presenter:
Aasmah Mir
Producer:
Dixi Stewart
Interviewed Guest:
Tyger Drew-Honey
Interviewed Guest:
Adrian Fisher
Interviewed Guest:
Darren Peacock
Interviewed Guest:
Amy Peacock
Interviewed Guest:
Ann Hunt
Interviewed Guest:
Elizabeth Hamel
Interviewed Guest:
Sofi von Trapp
Interviewed Guest:
Melanie von Trapp
Interviewed Guest:
Amanda von Trapp
Interviewed Guest:
August von Trapp
Interviewed Guest:
JP Devlin
Interviewed Guest:
Coleen Nolan

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Aasmah Mir and Suzy Klein are joined by singer-songwriter Lulu. Plus, the foster couple in their 70s who only take in babies and the Inheritance Tracks of Ronan Keating. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Aasmah Mir
Presenter:
Suzy Klein
Presenter:
John McCarthy
Presenter:
JP Devlin
Interviewed Guest:
Lulu undefined
Interviewed Guest:
Iain Stewart
Interviewed Guest:
Jean-Paul Samputu Samputu
Interviewed Guest:
Ronan Keating
Interviewed Guest:
Mark King
Interviewed Guest:
Neil Pearson
Producer:
Lizz Pearson

Saturday Live

Jeremy Paxman

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Richard Coles and Aasmah Mir with Jeremy Paxman, homeless athlete Joel Hodgson, wingsuiter Geraldine Fasnacht, fisherman Will Sudders and Arianna Huffington's Inheritance Tracks. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Coles
Presenter:
Aasmah Mir
Interviewed Guest:
Jeremy Paxman
Interviewed Guest:
Arianna Huffington
Interviewed Guest:
Geraldine Fasnacht
Interviewed Guest:
Joel Hodgson
Interviewed Guest:
Will Sudders
Producer:
Dixi Stewart
Producer:
Andy Smith
Producer:
Kat Wong

Saturday Live

Paris Lees

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Richard Coles and Aasmah Mir with campaigner Paris Lees, orphans Rob and Paul Forkan, teen pundit Jenni Herd, prostate champ Errol McKellar, and Fatboy Slim's Inheritance Tracks. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Coles
Presenter:
Aasmah Mir
Interviewed Guest:
Paris Lees
Interviewed Guest:
Rob Forkan
Interviewed Guest:
Paul Forkan
Interviewed Guest:
Jenni Herd
Interviewed Guest:
Errol McKellar
Interviewed Guest:
JP Devlin
Interviewed Guest:
Fatboy Slim undefined
Producer:
Dixi Stewart

Saturday Live

Tracey Thorn

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

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

Available for over a year

The Rev Richard Coles and Aasmah Mir talk to singer-songwriter Tracey Thorn and hear the Inheritance Tracks of Cmdr Chris Hadfield, the Canadian space-walking astronaut. Show more

Last Word

Alison Jolly, Alice Herz-Sommer, Valery Kubasov, Mavis Gallant, Harold Ramis

Duration: 28 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Obituary series. Aasmah Mir remembers primatologist Alison Jolly, concert pianist Alice Herz-Sommer, cosmonaut Valeri Kubasov, writer Mavis Gallant and director Harold Ramis. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Aasmah Mir
Interviewed Guest:
Christopher Nupen
Interviewed Guest:
Vance Brand
Interviewed Guest:
Ian Christie

Last Word

Paco de Lucia, Frank Rushbrook, Rose Finn-Kelcey, Logan Scott-Bowden, Alain Resnais

Duration: 28 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Aasmah Mir on flamenco guitarist Paco de Lucia, fire safety expert Dr Frank Rushbrook, artist Rose Finn-Kelcey, Major General Logan Scott-Bowden and film director Alain Resnais. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Aasmah Mir
Interviewed Guest:
James Lygate
Interviewed Guest:
Hermione Wiltshire
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Kent
Interviewed Guest:
Jim Booth
Interviewed Guest:
Agnes Poirier
Interviewed Guest:
Therese Saba

Saturday Live

Irma Kurtz

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Richard Coles and Aasmah Mir with agony aunt Irma Kurtz, the inheritance tracks of Jack Whitehall and 10-year-old Harry Hamer on his grandparents flying the nest. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Coles
Presenter:
Aasmah Mir
Interviewed Guest:
Irma Kurtz
Interviewed Guest:
Harry Hamer
Interviewed Guest:
Jean Singfield
Interviewed Guest:
JP Devlin
Interviewed Guest:
Kirsty Wark
Interviewed Guest:
Stephen Armstrong
Interviewed Guest:
Jack Whitehall
Interviewed Guest:
Darren Swift
Producer:
Maire Devine

Saturday Live

Fern Britton

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

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

Available for over a year

TV presenter Fern Britton joins Richard Coles and Aasmah Mir. Tom Hart Dyke talks about his kidnap nightmare, plus the Inheritance Tracks of Jimmy Osmond. Includes news. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Coles
Presenter:
Aasmah Mir
Presenter:
JP Devlin
Interviewed Guest:
Fern Britton
Interviewed Guest:
Tom Hart Dyke
Interviewed Guest:
Gary Enstone
Interviewed Guest:
Antonia Bolingbroke-Kent
Interviewed Guest:
Donny Osmond
Interviewed Guest:
Jason Tuazon-McCheyne
Producer:
Dilly Barlow

Saturday Live

Julia Donaldson

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Writer Julia Donaldson, Richard Coles and Aasmah Mir with extraordinary stories and remarkable people. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Coles
Presenter:
Aasmah Mir
Interviewed Guest:
Julia Donaldson
Interviewed Guest:
Matt Lewis
Interviewed Guest:
Catrina Davies
Interviewed Guest:
JP Devlin
Interviewed Guest:
Roger Wright
Producer:
Lizz Pearson

Saturday Live

From the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Your extraordinary stories from across the Commonwealth. Aasmah Mir and Richard Coles are in Glasgow with the Queen's baton bearer Mark Beaumont to celebrate the Commonwealth Games. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Aasmah Mir
Presenter:
Richard Coles
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Beaumont
Interviewed Guest:
Professor Geoff Palmer
Interviewed Guest:
Louise Martin
Interviewed Guest:
David Watson
Interviewed Guest:
Hamish Khayat
Interviewed Guest:
Damian Barr
Producer:
Alex Lewis

Saturday Live

Katy Brand

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Richard Coles and Aasmah Mir chat with comedian Katy Brand, writer Harry Bucknall and actor Daniel Laurie, plus conductor-violinist Neville Marriner shares his Inheritance Tracks. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Aasmah Mir
Presenter:
Richard Coles
Interviewed Guest:
Katy Brand
Interviewed Guest:
Harry Bucknall
Interviewed Guest:
Daniel Laurie
Interviewed Guest:
Neville Marriner
Producer:
Maire Devine

Saturday Live

Laura Mvula

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Chatting with musician Laura Mvula, poet Josephine Dickinson who regained her hearing after 50 years, Educating Yorkshire's Mr Burton and cricketer Andrew Strauss. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Coles
Presenter:
Aasmah Mir
Interviewed Guest:
Laura Mvula
Interviewed Guest:
Josephine Dickinson
Interviewed Guest:
Matthew Burton
Interviewed Guest:
Carl-Magnus Helgegren
Interviewed Guest:
Clive Green
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Green
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew Strauss
Producer:
Joe Kent

Saturday Live

Gemma Cairney

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Richard Coles and Aasmah Mir meet Radio 1 DJ Gemma Cairney, WW2 vet and the UK first black mayor Sam King, and the cellist Rachael Lander. Plus Anthony Head's Inheritance Tracks. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Coles
Presenter:
Aasmah Mir
Presenter:
JP Devlin
Interviewed Guest:
Gemma Cairney
Interviewed Guest:
Sam King
Interviewed Guest:
Annabel Tellis Tunley
Interviewed Guest:
Rachael Lander
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew Wilkins
Interviewed Guest:
Anthony Head
Producer:
Maire Devine

Saturday Live

Katharine Whitehorn

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Richard Coles and Aasmah Mir meet columnist Katharine Whitehorn and writer Nina Stibbe, while Natalie Cole shares her Inheritance Tracks. Includes news. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Coles
Presenter:
Aasmah Mir
Interviewed Guest:
Katharine Whitehorn
Interviewed Guest:
Nina Stibbe
Interviewed Guest:
Nikki King
Interviewed Guest:
Louise Johncox
Interviewed Guest:
Nigel Brazier
Interviewed Guest:
Stephen Evans
Interviewed Guest:
Natalie Cole
Producer:
Louise Corley

Saturday Live

Alistair McGowan

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Aasmah Mir and Suzy Klein talk to impressionist and actor Alistair McGowan. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Aasmah Mir
Presenter:
Suzy Klein
Presenter:
JP Devlin
Interviewed Guest:
Alistair McGowan
Interviewed Guest:
Katy U'ren
Interviewed Guest:
Jack Durand
Interviewed Guest:
Jeannette Charles
Interviewed Guest:
Lang Lang
Producer:
Alex Lewis

Saturday Live

Val McDermid, Invictus Games

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Morning magazine show. Richard Coles is joined by crime writer Val McDermid and Aasmah Mir is at the Invictus Games, where she talks to gold medallist Andy Grant. Includes News. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Aasmah Mir
Presenter:
Richard Coles
Interviewed Guest:
Val McDermid
Interviewed Guest:
Andy Grant
Interviewed Guest:
JP Devlin
Interviewed Guest:
Chris Evans
Interviewed Guest:
Paul Clarke
Interviewed Guest:
Mary Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Tony Harris
Producer:
Louise Corley

Saturday Live

Gary Kemp

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Actor and songwriter Gary Kemp joins Aasmah Mir and Richard Coles. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Aasmah Mir
Presenter:
Richard Coles
Interviewed Guest:
Gary Kemp
Interviewed Guest:
Hilary Bradt
Interviewed Guest:
Jimmy G
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Branson
Interviewed Guest:
Lucy Wood
Interviewed Guest:
Paul Dolan
Producer:
Alex Lewis