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SATURDAY 08 OCTOBER 2011

SAT 00:00 Robert Easby - Oneira (b007k29f)
Mind the Gap

Battling to complete her epic surreal quest, Oneira literally ends up talking to herself - and finds her other self very rude.

Robert Easby's sci-fi comedy serial stars Lyndsey Marshal as Oneira, Peter Marinker as Nicholai, Joseph Kloska as Pete, Gerard McDermott as Elias and Saikat Ahamed as the Courier.

Producer: Liz Webb.

Made for BBC Radio 7 and first broadcast in 2007.


SAT 00:30 HP Lovecraft - The Shadow Over Innsmouth (b015fv26)
Episode 5

Robert Olmstead flees Innsmouth, only to discover years later a shocking secret linking him to the town. Read by Richard Coyle.


SAT 01:00 Paul Temple (b007jn7r)
Paul Temple and the Lawrence Affair

Return to Downburgh

Pondering the mystery over the handbag, the suave detective and his wife, Steve follow up a fresh lead...

Francis Durbridge's thriller stars Peter Coke as Paul Temple and Marjorie Westbury as Steve in another intriguing case for BBC radio's smoothest investigator and his glamorous wife. With Lester Mudditt as Sir Graham Forbes.

With Allan McClelland as Max Burford, John Gabriel as Ernest de Silva, Dorothy Holmes-Gore as Doris and Arthur Ridley as Detective Inspector Vosper.

From 1938 to 1969 the fictional crime novelist and detective Paul Temple, together with his Fleet Street journalist Steve, solved case after case in one of BBC radio's most popular series. They inhabited a sophisticated world of chilled cocktails and fast cars, where the women were chic and the men wore cravats - a world where Sir Graham Forbes, of Scotland Yard, usually needed Paul's help with his latest tricky case.

Producer: Martin C Webster

First broadcast on the BBC Light Programme in 1954.


SAT 01:30 Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse (b015fqpm)
Episode 5

Stricken with amnesia, Albert Campion is confronted by the police who suspect him of being an imposter. Roger Allam reads Margery Allingham's mystery.


SAT 01:45 The Late Alfred Hitchcock Presents (b00tr8d2)
The Dancing Partner

By Jerome K Jerome. Toymaker Herr Geibel invents an ingenious mechanical man, but what if it should ever malfunction? Stars Michael Roberts.


SAT 02:00 Second Holmes (b015frk0)
The Case of the Maltese Pearls

The grandsons of Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson probe the mysterious theft of a necklace.

Six light-hearted adventures involving the grandsons of Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson written by Grant Eustace

Starring Peter Egan as Stamford Holmes, Jeremy Nicholas as Dr Watson, Alex Jennings as Charles Mapleton, Kathryn Hurlbutt as Jane Mapleton, Edward Cast as Neville Clarke and Wendy Murray as Katrin.

Producer: Paul Mayhew-Archer

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in January 1983.


SAT 02:30 Trivia Test Match (b00nmywc)
Episode 9

Brian Johnston bowls questions to Tim Rice, Willie Rushton, Leslie Thomas and Christopher Martin-Jenkins. From October 1992.


SAT 03:00 RL Stevenson - The Master of Ballantrae (b00cbcpd)
Episode 1

Two brothers, James and Henry Durie, engage in a bitter struggle over money, power and love in this dark and dramatic adventure story set in 18th-century Scotland and America.

After the Jacobite Rebellion of 1745, the Master flees Scotland for a life of piracy, buried treasure and murder...

Starring David Rintoul and Liam Brennan.

First published in 1889, Robert Louis Stevenson's buccaneering tale dramatised in two parts by Chris Dolan.

James Durie …. David Rintoul
Henry Durie …. Liam Brennan
Ephraim McKellar …. John Shedden
Alison Graeme …. Vicki Liddelle
Chevalier Burke …. Patrick Moy
Captain Teach …. John Kazek
Dutton …. Simon Tait
Jess Broun …. Lesley Hart
Lord Durrisdeer …. Tom Fleming

Producer: Bruce Young

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in May 2004.


SAT 04:00 Cheltenham Literature Festival Readings (b0169gjv)
Ben Okri

In celebration of the Booker Prize's 40th anniversary in 2008, Ben Okri reads an extract from his story 'The Secret Castle'.


SAT 04:15 Captain Corelli's Mandolin (b015fv1y)
Earthquake

An extraordinary heroic act, a slow recovery and a resolution two generations later. With Tom Goodman-Hill and Stephen Greif.


SAT 05:00 Ring Around the Bath (b00nm9sj)
Series 1

Return of the Kidi

Middle-aged Stella battles to get her grown-up children to leave home. Stars Duncan Preston and Penny Downie. From August 2003.


SAT 05:30 The Little World of Don Camillo (b00thsf3)
Series 2

Episode 3

The Italian priest tries to replace the church bell, but funding hits a snag. Stars Joss Ackland and Ian Hogg. From June 2002.


SAT 06:00 Willy Russell - Educating Rita (b015n8pq)
A sparky and touching portrayal of the relationship between a working-class Open University student and her alcohol-fuelled tutor.

Willy Russell's award-winning comedy stars Laura Dos Santos as Rita and Bill Nighy as Dr Frank Bryant.

Adapted by Willy Russell from his play originally commissioned by the Royal Shakespeare Company, which premièred at the Warehouse theatre, London in 1980.

Director: Kirsty Williams

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2009.


SAT 07:30 Speak Spirit Speak (b00xmv2b)
Voices of the dead, from aliens or our own minds? Writer Ken Hollings probes the mysteries of electronic voice phenomena. From October 2007.


SAT 08:00 Saturday Live Poetry Pop-Up (b015fkv9)
Poets from Saturday Live perform from the BBC Radio Theatre for National Poetry Day. Hosted by Richard Coles with music by Cerys Matthews.


SAT 09:00 Somebody Laughed: Eddie Braben Brings You Sunshine (b007lm74)
The man who brought sunshine to Eric and Ernie brings some golden rays into your ears - selecting a selection of the shows what he wrote.

Eddie Braben penned some of Morecambe and Wise’s most famous lines. But that wasn't the only string to his bow – other beneficiaries of his strong comic writing include Ken Dodd and Jimmy Cricket.

Eddie himself also steps into the spotlight to helm his own vehicle the Worst Show on the Wireless – with Alison Steadman.

In between his selections, Eddie reminisces about radio and what it has meant to him.

Featuring:

* The Morecambe and Wise Show (December 1977)

* The Show With Ten Legs (February 1977)

* The Ken Dodd Show - Star Parade (July 1963)

* Jimmy's Cricket Team (June 1991)

* The Worst Show in the Wireless (February 1975)

* The Morecambe and Wise Christmas Show (December 1977)

When Eddie Braben passed away aged 82 in 2013, Bruce Forsyth was one of those keen to pay tribute. Eddie began his writing career penning jokes on the back of paper bags on a fruit and veg stall.

Producer: Martin Dempsey

Made for BBC 7 and first broadcast in May 2007.


SAT 12:00 The Diary of Samuel Pepys Omnibus (b0162jg4)
1661

In an attempt to save money, Pepys makes a new year resolution to cut back on theatre-going and drinking. He fails for a whole year. Kris Marshall returns as the famous diarist.


SAT 13:10 Two Minute Tales (b015f99z)
Change

In Jimmy Richards' story, a mild-mannered bus driver is driven to distraction by one of his passengers. Read by Sam Dale.


SAT 13:15 Julie Enfield Investigates (b007jsjl)
Murder West One

4. Soho Espresso

Detective Superintendent Julie Enfield's night out in London's Soho is rudely interrupted by a murder above a coffee bar.

The day's takings are left untouched, so robbery is clearly not the motive...

Nick Fisher's thriller stars Imelda Staunton.

DSI Julie Enfield ...... Imelda Staunton
Dad ...... Geoffrey Matthews
Mary Simons ...... Frances Jeater
Gerry Maddox ...... Geoffrey Whitehead
David Simons ...... Jonathan Keeble
Woman in Club ...... Priyanga Elan
Coffee Drinker ...... Elizabeth Conboy
David Simons ...... Jonathan Keeble
Tourist ...... Giles Fagan
Waiter ...... Ben Crowethe
Woman ...... Tilly Gaunt

Director: Richard Wortley

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in May 1999.


SAT 14:00 I'm Sorry, I'll Read That Again (b00j3f88)
Series 9

Episode 1

Back after their own individual projects, the bickering comedy team reconvenes for series 9.

Starring Tim Brooke-Taylor, John Cleese, Graeme Garden, David Hatch, Jo Kendall and Bill Oddie.

Sketches written by Graeme Garden and Bill Oddie.

Originating from the Cambridge University Footlights revue ‘Cambridge Circus’, ISIRTA ran for 8 years on BBC Radio and quickly developed a cult following.

Music and songs by Bill Oddie, Liam Cohen and Dave Lee.

Producers: David Hatch/John Cassels

First broadcast on the BBC Radio 2 in November 1973.


SAT 14:30 The Burkiss Way (b007jrxq)
Series 4

Rise from the Grave the Burkiss Way

Dracula and Oedipus Rex get a good going over from Fred Harris, Jo Kendall, Nigel Rees and Chris Emmett.

Cult sketch comedy series which originally ran from 1976 to 1980.

Written by Andrew Marshall and David Renwick.

Producer: David Hatch

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in April 1979.


SAT 15:00 Saturday Live Poetry Pop-Up (b015fkv9)
[Repeat of broadcast at 08:00 today]


SAT 16:00 Willy Russell - Educating Rita (b015n8pq)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:00 today]


SAT 17:30 What's So Funny? (b015frjw)
Series 2

Episode 1

Ed Byrne, Lucy Porter and Sam Bain review Britain's best current comedy, with John Lloyd on QI, Museum of Curiosity and life.


SAT 18:00 Mike Walker - 2025 (b00hy94c)
Episode 1

It's a future where computers rule and the possibility of artificial intelligence has become a reality.

Mike Walker's futuristic two-part sci-fi serial.

Irena ...... Alphonsia Emmanuel
Olivia ...... Mona Hammond
Dr Beth David ...... Daniela Nardini
Henry ...... David Yip
Anno ...... Su-Lin Looi
Praeger ...... John Rowe
Dr Finzey ...... Alastair Danson
Kate ...... Rachel Atkins
Capstick ...... Gerard McDermott
Terry Gupta ...... Ravin J Ganatra

Director: Sally Avens

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in January 1998.


SAT 19:00 Somebody Laughed: Eddie Braben Brings You Sunshine (b007lm74)
[Repeat of broadcast at 09:00 today]


SAT 22:00 Comedy on the Boat (b015n8ps)
Made for 4 Extra. David Ward, Jason Cook, Marlon Davis and Alistair Barrie are rocking The Tattershall Castle with laughter on the River Thames.


SAT 22:45 Greg at The Stand (b015n8pv)
Episode 2

Greg McHugh introduces stand-up sets from Mike Gunn, Ro Campbell and Costaki Economopoulos. From October 2011.


SAT 23:00 Ruth Rendell - The Fever Tree and Other Stories (b00tcwpv)
The Dreadful Day of Judgement

As they clear up an abandoned graveyard, John, Gilly and Marlon's personal demons start looming larger. Stars Danny Sapani.


SAT 23:30 Jake Arnott - The Long Firm (b015n9xq)
Episode 8

Ruby puts herself in grave danger, when she falls for the charms of gangster Harry's new boyfriend. Read by Madeleine Brolly.


SAT 23:45 Jennifer Donnelly - A Gathering Light (b015n9xs)
Episode 3

Mattie shares a boat with Royal and discovers Miss Wilcox's library. But will she destroy Grace's letters?

As the story behind Grace Brown's death unfolds, 17 year old Mattie Gokey must chose to between her desire to be a writer, and the excitement of a first romance.

Jennifer Donnelly's debut ovel read by Vicki Simon.

Abridged by Penny Leicester.

Producer: Liz Allard

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 2004.



SUNDAY 09 OCTOBER 2011

SUN 00:00 Mike Walker - 2025 (b00hy94c)
[Repeat of broadcast at 18:00 on Saturday]


SUN 01:00 Saturday Live Poetry Pop-Up (b015fkv9)
[Repeat of broadcast at 08:00 on Saturday]


SUN 02:00 The Diary of Samuel Pepys Omnibus (b0162jg4)
[Repeat of broadcast at 12:00 on Saturday]


SUN 03:10 Two Minute Tales (b015f99z)
[Repeat of broadcast at 13:10 on Saturday]


SUN 03:15 Julie Enfield Investigates (b007jsjl)
[Repeat of broadcast at 13:15 on Saturday]


SUN 04:00 Willy Russell - Educating Rita (b015n8pq)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:00 on Saturday]


SUN 05:30 What's So Funny? (b015frjw)
[Repeat of broadcast at 17:30 on Saturday]


SUN 06:00 Stan Barstow - A Kind of Loving Omnibus (b015p5xj)
Episode 2

Vic Brown wangles a new job - but the same old confused emotions persist when it comes to Ingrid...

Set in Yorkshire, Stan Barstow's iconic 1960s novel is a compelling, poignant and humorous account of 20 year-old Vic's infatuation for Ingrid - which develops into an emotional crisis, thanks in part to her spiteful friend, Dorothy.

Dramatised by Stan Barstow's partner Diana Griffiths.

Starring Lee Ingleby as Vic Brown, Rebecca Callard as Ingrid Rothwell, Kate Layden as Mrs Brown and Seamus O'Neill as Mr Van Huyton.

Director: Pauline Harris

First broadcast on the BBC Radio 4 in 2010.


SUN 07:10 Two Minute Tales (b015p5xl)
Crimewatch

In Jimmy Richards' tale, a disgruntled receptionist gets her revenge during a robbery reconstruction. Read by Helen Longworth.


SUN 07:15 Five Stories by Rose Tremain (b00cqh5g)
The Ebony Hand

Bewildered by the changes in her life, an aunt finds solace in an unexpected place. Read by Penelope Wilton.


SUN 07:30 I've Never Seen Star Wars (b015fkl4)
Series 4

Kathy Burke

Marcus Brigstocke invites actress Kathy Burke to try some new experiences, like visiting Harrods in London.

Whether the experiences are banal or profound, the show is about embracing the new and getting out of our comfort zones.

The title comes from the fact that the show's producer and creator Bill Dare had never seen the film Star Wars.

Producer: Bill Dare

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in October 2011.


SUN 08:00 Take It From Here (b015p5xn)
From 17/03/1955

Plane capers in South America, and Eth is shocked at Ron's criminal record. Frank Muir and Denis Norden's classic comedy stars Jimmy Edwards and June Whitfield. From March 1955.


SUN 08:30 Listen to Les (b00c475s)
From 17/10/1976

Les Dawson shares the tale of a Leonard Shufflebottom – a man so thin he was once used as a dipstick. Plus another unforgettable piano sing-a-long.

With Daphne Oxenford and Colin Edwynn.

Music by Brian Fitzgerald.

Scripted and produced by James Casey.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in October 1976.


SUN 09:00 PL Travers - Mary Poppins (b00slpvx)
The story of the magical English nanny - poised, punctilious and practically perfect in every way.

Starring Juliet Stevenson as Mary Poppins, who's set to transform the lives of Jane and Michael Banks.

After the Banks family's last nanny walks out in disgust, Mary blows in to number 17 Cherry Tree Lane in London. She's given a week's trial by the children's father, George - but says she'll only stay until the wind changes.

Dramatised by Hazel Marshall, this was the first ever radio adaptation - based on several Mary Poppins stories written by PL Travers .

Juliet Stevenson .... Mary Poppins
Jonathan Bee .... Michael
Sophie Stuckey .... Jane
Deborah Berlin .... Mrs Banks
David Timson .... Mr Banks
Andrew Sachs .... Mr Turvy
Phyllida Law .... Katie Nana
Chris Moran .... Mr Smart
Laura Doddington .... Polly

Other parts played by the cast.

Producer: David Ian Neville.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1994.


SUN 10:00 Desert Island Discs Revisited (b015p5xq)
Jamie Oliver

Desert Island Discs Revisited with Kirsty Young explores the choices of the cookery writer and TV chef in the last of a series featuring chefs and cooks.


SUN 10:50 Front Row Interviews (b015p5xs)
Sonia Friedman

Theatre producer Sonia Friedman on picking winners, surviving losers and surprise hit shows - in conversation with Mark Lawson.


SUN 11:00 Paper Gardens (b007k2cs)
Restoring the Ghosts

Leslie Forbes explores the links between artists and gardens.

In the first programme, the daughter of Duncan Grant and Vanessa Bell, Angelica Garnett returns to the garden of her childhood in Sussex.

Charleston inspired the Bloomsbury set, but can the garden match her memory?

Producer: Sally Flatman

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2000.


SUN 11:15 Ambridge Extra Omnibus (b015p5xv)
Series 2, Episodes 1-2

In a new series of the Archers spin off Ambridge Extra, there's shock when an old face returns home and intrigue when a new girl joins the school.


SUN 11:45 The Science of DIY (b008wfcc)
The Wheelbarrow

The art of construction deconstructed. Len Fisher and fellow experts reveal the importance of leverage when conveying a load.


SUN 12:00 Stan Barstow - A Kind of Loving Omnibus (b015p5xj)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:00 today]


SUN 13:10 Two Minute Tales (b015p5xl)
[Repeat of broadcast at 07:10 today]


SUN 13:15 Five Stories by Rose Tremain (b00cqh5g)
[Repeat of broadcast at 07:15 today]


SUN 13:30 Ellen Dryden - The Lake (b007jqb7)
Childhood memories draw obsessed Ben Wheeler back to a lake.

Ellen Dryden’s murder mystery.

CAST:

Ben Wheeler .... James Aubrey
Isobel ... Karen Archer
Val .... Pauline Yates
Ruth .... Frances Jeater
Moonstone .... Teresa Gallagher
Chris .... Barry Woolgar
Jamie .... Nicholas Boulton
Rick .... David Thorpe
Rosie .... Isabelle Huet
Tom .... John Prendergast
Child's voice .... Hayley Thomas
Detective Sergeant .... Steve Hodson
Constable .... Angus Wright
Reporter .... Michael Onslow
Mother .... Rachel Atkins
Woman at Lake .... Lala Lloyd
Man at Lake .... James Taylor
Newsreader .... Lynda Gregory

Director: Ned Chaillet

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in October 1993.


SUN 15:00 Take It From Here (b015p5xn)
[Repeat of broadcast at 08:00 today]


SUN 15:30 Listen to Les (b00c475s)
[Repeat of broadcast at 08:30 today]


SUN 16:00 PL Travers - Mary Poppins (b00slpvx)
[Repeat of broadcast at 09:00 today]


SUN 17:00 Freedom Pass (b00ssn7l)
Episode 6

Alan Coren and Christopher Matthew take the train to Southend-on-Sea to recall the holidays of their youth. From September 2005.


SUN 17:30 How Tickled Am I? (b00f670x)
Series 3

Harry Worth

Harry Worth worked as a miner in Barnsley before his talent for comedy came to the fore during the Second World War.

On seeing his act as a less-than-convincing ventriloquist, Stan Laurel advised him to "ditch the dummy". Harry never looked back. His gently dithering characterisations charmed the nation on both radio and TV.

Mark Radcliffe looks back at the life and career of Harry Worth.

Series exploring the tradition of influential northern comedians of the past,

Producer: Libby Cross

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2000.


SUN 18:00 The Scarifyers (b00j18v0)
For King and Country

Episode 3

MI-13's Lionheart and Dunning discover the identity of the Stour Banshee and the Faraday Murderer. Stars Nicholas Courtney and Terry Molloy.


SUN 18:30 A Short History of Vampires (b00yhwyc)
Dracula's Guest by Bram Stoker

The ultimate killing machines.

Natalie Haynes introduces a four-part series of dark stories, as she examines why the vampire - an iconic figure in horror-fiction - continues to exert such a powerful hold on our imaginations...

Dan Stevens reads Bram Stoker’s tale: Count Dracula looks out for a curious Englishman.

Producer: Gemma Jenkins

Made for BBC Radio 7 and first broadcast in February 2011.


SUN 19:00 Paper Gardens (b007k2cs)
[Repeat of broadcast at 11:00 today]


SUN 19:15 Ambridge Extra Omnibus (b015p5xv)
[Repeat of broadcast at 11:15 today]


SUN 19:45 The Science of DIY (b008wfcc)
[Repeat of broadcast at 11:45 today]


SUN 20:00 Take It From Here (b015p5xn)
[Repeat of broadcast at 08:00 today]


SUN 20:30 Listen to Les (b00c475s)
[Repeat of broadcast at 08:30 today]


SUN 21:00 Desert Island Discs Revisited (b015p5xq)
[Repeat of broadcast at 10:00 today]


SUN 21:50 Front Row Interviews (b015p5xs)
[Repeat of broadcast at 10:50 today]


SUN 22:00 I've Never Seen Star Wars (b015fkl4)
[Repeat of broadcast at 07:30 today]


SUN 22:30 The Maltby Collection (b00ct1wk)
Series 1

Episode 5

The senior management team head off to a conference on the Isle of Wight, leaving Rod in charge of the museum...

Geoffrey Palmer and Julian Rhind-Tutt star in David Nobbs’ sitcom about a small museum of paintings and sculpture.

Rod Millet ...... Julian Rhind-Tutt
Walter Brindle ...... Geoffrey Palmer
Prunella Edgecumbe ...... Rachel Atkins
Julian Crumb-Loosely ...... Ben Willbond
Des Wainwright ...... Michael Smiley
Eva Tattle ...... Julia Deakin
Wilf Arbuthnot ...... Geoff McGivern
Stelios Constantinopolis ...... Chris Pavlo
Dave Edgecumbe ...... Anthony Glennon
Lofty Harmsworth ...... Simon Treves
Gus ...... John Dougall

Producer: Colin Anderson

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 2007.


SUN 22:55 The Comedy Club Interviews (b015p5xx)
Andi Osho and her guest chat about life and laughs.


SUN 23:00 Newsjack (b015h37w)
Series 5

Episode 4

Justin Edwards and the team tastefully make fun of the news stories from the last seven days.


SUN 23:30 The Harpoon (b007n0st)
Series 2

Episode 2

Broadcasting secrets are revealed in the nostalgic spoof of boys' adventure story papers.

Fun, frolics, and much, much, more. Subscribe now!

With Susie Brann, Alistair McGowan , Mary Elliot-Nelson, Julian Dutton and Peter Baynham.

Producer: Sarah Smith

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1992.



MONDAY 10 OCTOBER 2011

MON 00:00 The Scarifyers (b00j18v0)
[Repeat of broadcast at 18:00 on Sunday]


MON 00:30 A Short History of Vampires (b00yhwyc)
[Repeat of broadcast at 18:30 on Sunday]


MON 01:00 Desert Island Discs Revisited (b015p5xq)
[Repeat of broadcast at 10:00 on Sunday]


MON 01:50 Front Row Interviews (b015p5xs)
[Repeat of broadcast at 10:50 on Sunday]


MON 02:00 Paper Gardens (b007k2cs)
[Repeat of broadcast at 11:00 on Sunday]


MON 02:15 Ambridge Extra Omnibus (b015p5xv)
[Repeat of broadcast at 11:15 on Sunday]


MON 02:45 The Science of DIY (b008wfcc)
[Repeat of broadcast at 11:45 on Sunday]


MON 03:00 Take It From Here (b015p5xn)
[Repeat of broadcast at 08:00 on Sunday]


MON 03:30 Ellen Dryden - The Lake (b007jqb7)
[Repeat of broadcast at 13:30 on Sunday]


MON 05:00 PL Travers - Mary Poppins (b00slpvx)
[Repeat of broadcast at 09:00 on Sunday]


MON 06:00 Paul Temple (b007s6jt)
Paul Temple and the Lawrence Affair

A Present for Steve

More mystery afloat, as the worried detective tackles Salty West and uncovers links to his wife, Steve.

Francis Durbridge's thriller stars Peter Coke as Paul Temple and Marjorie Westbury as Steve in another intriguing case for BBC radio's smoothest investigator and his glamorous wife. With Lester Mudditt as Sir Graham Forbes.

With Brewster Mason as Salty West, Belle Chrystall as Linda Teako, Simon Lack as Brian Dexter and Manning Wilson as Detective Inspector Ivor.

From 1938 to 1969 the fictional crime novelist and detective Paul Temple, together with his Fleet Street journalist Steve, solved case after case in one of BBC radio's most popular series. They inhabited a sophisticated world of chilled cocktails and fast cars, where the women were chic and the men wore cravats - a world where Sir Graham Forbes, of Scotland Yard, usually needed Paul's help with his latest tricky case.

Producer: Martin C Webster

First broadcast on the BBC Light Programme in 1954.


MON 06:30 Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse (b015p82f)
Episode 6

Celebrated amateur detective Albert Campion wakes in hospital accused of attacking a police officer, and suffering from acute amnesia. All he can remember is that he was on a mission of vital importance to His Majesty's government before his accident.

Still unable to regain his memory, Campion is on the run from the police, having knocked out the friendly local superintendent. Now he and his faithful servant Lugg are about to receive a most unwelcome visitor.

Roger Allam continues reading Margery Allingham's ten-part classic detective story from 1941.

Abridged and produced by Jane Greenwood.

Made for BBC Radio 4 Extra by Loftus Audio and first broadcast in 2011.


MON 06:45 Ian Rankin - Beggars Banquet (b00mtr89)
Facing the Music, Part 1

Inspector Rebus discovers a bigger story behind a valuable theft from an Edinburgh hi-fi shop. Read by James Macpherson.


MON 07:00 Count Arthur Strong's Radio Show! (b00cv179)
Series 2

Just a Minute

After arguing all day, the former variety star sparks confusion when he arrives at the BBC. Stars Steve Delaney. From March 2007.


MON 07:30 The Museum of Curiosity (b015bxql)
Series 4

Carr, Bellos, Stavrakopoulou

The Museum of Curiosity is, as ever, hosted by the Professor of Ignorance from the University of Buckingham John Lloyd (now with added C.B.E). For this, the fourth series, he is joined by the intensely curious comedian Dave Gorman as his Curator. Dave is the latest in a line of illustrious Museum curators: Bill Bailey, Sean Lock and Jon Richardson.

The Museum of Curiosity has a unique method for collecting exhibits. Once a week it welcomes three luminaries from widely different specialist fields and asks them to bring with them their most treasured items to donate.

The Museum's collection already boasts The Big Bang When It Was The Size Of A Grapefruit; A Pineapple; A Yard Of Silence; Nothing; A British Railways Bridge Plate; A Telepathic Sheep; A Chimpanzee Rain Dance; An Impossible Rabbit; A Gay Bomb; A Choir Of Singing Sand Dunes; National Ignorance Day (of which we know nothing); and An Icelandic Volcano (long before they were fashionable).

In the first of the new series, John and Dave are joined by comedian Jimmy Carr; documentary maker, theologian (and atheist) Francesca Stavrakapoulou; and the mathematician, Guardian South America correspondent and football author Alex Bellos.

The museum's guests later in the rest of the series are:

Philosopher Alain de Botton
Linguist David Crystal
Filmmaker Gareth Edwards
Comedian Harry Enfield
Solar physicist Lucie Green
Classically-trained comedian Natalie Haynes
New Scientist Editor Roger Highfield
Comedian Alex Horne
Rational Comedian Robin Ince
Graham Linehan
Data Miner David McCandless
Marine biologist Helen Scales
Advertising guru Rory Sutherland
Admiral Alan William John West, Baron West of Spithead GCB DSC PC
Polar explorer Sara Wheeler.


MON 08:00 Round the Horne (b00nnpz7)
Series 3

Episode 20

Kenneth Horne in the sinister tale of 'The Head of the BBC Who Came From Out of the Cold' - and Julian and Sandy reveal how to get massive lallies at Body Bona.

With Kenneth Williams, Hugh Paddick, Betty Marsden and Bill Pertwee.

Recorded at the BBC's Paris Studio in Lower Regent Street, London. Announcer: Douglas Smith

Round The Horne was born out of the demise of BBC radio comedy Beyond Our Ken, after the end of writer Eric Merriman's involvement. Using the same cast and producer, Barry Took and Marty Feldman were persuaded to write the scripts - which led to four series that ran between 1965 and 1968 - packed full of parodies, recurring characters, catchphrases and double-entendres.

Music by Edwin Braden and the Hornblowers and The Fraser Hayes Four.

Producer: John Simmonds

First broadcast on the BBC Light Programme in June 1967.


MON 08:30 I'm Sorry, I'll Read That Again (b00j3f8d)
Series 9

Episode 2

Radio Prune presents A Kick in the Arts, and So You Think You've Got a Feed Line?

Starring Tim Brooke-Taylor, John Cleese, Graeme Garden, David Hatch, Jo Kendall and Bill Oddie.

Sketches written by Graeme Garden and Bill Oddie.

Originating from the Cambridge University Footlights revue ‘Cambridge Circus’, ISIRTA ran for 8 years on BBC Radio and quickly developed a cult following.

Music and songs by Bill Oddie, Liam Cohen and Dave Lee.

Producers: David Hatch/Bob Oliver Rogers

First broadcast on the BBC Radio 2 in November 1973.


MON 09:00 I've Never Seen Star Wars (b015p8sr)
Series 4

Sarah Millican

Marcus Brigstocke invites comic Sarah Millican to eat Chinese food with chopsticks and read The Joy of Sex.

Whether the experiences are banal or profound, the show is about embracing the new and getting out of our comfort zones.

The title comes from the fact that the show's producer and creator Bill Dare had never seen the film Star Wars.

Producer: Bill Dare

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in October 2011.


MON 09:30 HR (b00hr5p5)
Series 1

A Commute

Senior manager Peter is late for work. But so is his Human Resources officer, Sam. They meet on the train, both fearful of a call from their new boss.

But, hold on, is that him in the next carriage?

Nigel Williams’ comedy drama series charting the misfortunes of a middle-aged HR officer and his trouble-making colleague.

Peter ...... Jonathan Pryce
Sam ...... Nicholas Le Prevost
Nigel ...... Paul Rider
Guard ...... Stephen Critchlow

Director: Peter Cavanagh

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in February 2009.


MON 10:00 RL Stevenson - The Master of Ballantrae (b00cbmp9)
Episode 2

After the brother's bitter duel - the body of James Durie has mysteriously disappeared. The House of Durrisdeer is shattered for a second time.

Brothers James and Henry Durie engage in a bitter struggle over money, power and love in this dark and dramatic adventure story set in 18th-century Scotland and America.

Starring David Rintoul and Liam Brennan.

Conclusion of Robert Louis Stevenson's buccaneering tale dramatised by Chris Dolan.

James Durie …. David Rintoul
Henry Durie …. Liam Brennan
Ephraim McKellar …. John Shedden
Alison Graeme …. Vicki Liddelle
Hasty …. Patrick Moy
Captain Harris …. John Kazek
Carlyle/General Clinton …. Simon Tait
Lesley Hart (Katherine)
Lord Durrisdeer …. Tom Fleming
Secundra Dass …. Ali de Souza
Colonel Johnson …. James Bryce
Mr Mountain …. Alec Heggie
Alexander Durie …. Harris Young

Producer: Bruce Young

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in May 2004.


MON 11:00 Evelyn Waugh Short Stories (b007jwv8)
Cruise

Sailing round the Mediterranean, a young lady writes about the upper-class antics on board ship. Read by Abigail Docherty. From March 2003.


MON 11:15 Loose Ends (b015mscz)
Clive Anderson and guests with an eclectic mix of conversation, music and comedy.

The 'Young One' Adrian Edmondson comes to the Loose Ends Studio and this time he's herding in his musical flock, The Bad Shepherds with members Troy Donockley and Andy Dinan. The folk band have released two successful albums and played many festivals across Europe and are now about to embark on a 21-date 'First Farewell Tour'.

Adrian was also a member of another band 'The Comic Strip' and joining him in the studio will be fellow stripper Peter Richardson. Originally partnered with Nigel Planer, Peter setup 'The Comic Strip' comedy club in London which led to The Comic Strip Presents.... a series of comedy films for Channel 4. Peter talks about writing, directing and appearing in his latest effort 'The Hunt For Tony Blair' and its all star cast.

David Baldacci is an international author with over 20 best selling novels with over 100million copies in print. (The most famous copy is probably the one photographed in former President, Bill Clinton's hands!) David tells us about his latest thriller 'The Sixth Man'.

Plié, heel turn, cha-cha-cha and relax. Nikki Bedi has been practicing and is now ready to welcome Louie Spence, famous for his Pineapple Dance studios and accompanying TV series. Nikki talks to Louie about which leg warmers to buy and his new autobiography 'Still Got It, Never Lost It!'.

Bringing some fun folk to the studio is Adrian Edmondson with his band The Bad Shepherds who play I Fought The Law. And some funny musical tales from the virtuoso pianist, rapper and all round entertainer Chilly Gonzales who plays 'Oregano/Dot Medley' from his latest album 'The Unspeakable Chilly Gonzales'.

Producer: Cathie Mahoney.


MON 12:00 Round the Horne (b00nnpz7)
[Repeat of broadcast at 08:00 today]


MON 12:30 I'm Sorry, I'll Read That Again (b00j3f8d)
[Repeat of broadcast at 08:30 today]


MON 13:00 Paul Temple (b007s6jt)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:00 today]


MON 13:30 Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse (b015p82f)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:30 today]


MON 13:45 Ian Rankin - Beggars Banquet (b00mtr89)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:45 today]


MON 14:00 Paid Servant (b00dyb0p)
Episode 1

London 1958: Teacher Braithwaite faces prejudice as a child welfare officer. 'To Sir With Love' sequel with Kwame Kwei Armah.


MON 14:15 This Sceptred Isle (b009m42z)
Liberty or Death

The frustration of 17 years of Roman occupation finally boils over as Boudicca's bloody revolt takes off. Anna Massey narrates.


MON 14:30 Michael Holroyd - A Strange Eventful History (b015pb1m)
Episode 1

Eleanor Bron reads Michael Holroyd's biography of Henry Irving and Ellen Terry, the two greats of the Victorian stage.

When Ellen's first marriage breaks down, she lives up to her "fallen woman" reputation by running off with a friend of Oscar Wilde and only returns to the stage when debts begin to mount.

Abridged by Richard Hamilton.

Producer: Justine Willett

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2008.


MON 14:45 Sheila Hancock - The Two of Us (b00qxz91)
My Life with John Thaw

The actress reads the story of her and John Thaw's individual beginnings, framed by her diaries of their deep and passionate partnership.


MON 15:00 RL Stevenson - The Master of Ballantrae (b00cbmp9)
[Repeat of broadcast at 10:00 today]


MON 16:00 The 4 O'Clock Show (b015pb3p)
Mel Giedroyc gets the lowdown on Britain's only posionous snake and asks who's better - zombies or vampires? Plus, we hear the first part of our story Vlad The Drac.


MON 17:00 Ballylenon (b007jpnw)
Series 6

Episode 4

Residents await news of Guard Gallagher's performance in New York while the Hawthornes fret about their declining congregation.

Series set in the sleepy town of Ballylenon, Co Donegal in 1956.

Written by Christopher Fitz-Simon.

Starring TP McKenna as Phonsie Doherty, Margaret D'Arcy as Muriel McConkey, Stella McCusker as Vera McConkey, Aine McCartney as Vivienne Hawthorne, Gerard Murphy as Rev Samuel Hawthorne, Gerard McSorley as Stumpy Bonnar, Ali White as Josie Doherty and Charlie Bonnar as Packy McGoldrick.

Music arranged and performed by Stephanie Hughes.

Directed at BBC Belfast by Peter Kavanagh.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1998.


MON 17:30 Count Arthur Strong's Radio Show! (b00cv179)
[Repeat of broadcast at 07:00 today]


MON 18:00 Wally K Daly (b007js5k)
Before the Screaming Begins

Episode 1

An invasion by aliens interrupts an idyllic wedding anniversary celebration for Tom Harris and his wife.

Before the Screaming Begins is the first of Wally K Daly's sci-fi trilogy which continues with The Silent Scream and With a Whimper to the Grave.

Tom Harris ...... James Laurenson
Sally Harris ...... Jennifer Piercey
AP Smith ...... Donald Hewlett
Detective Sergeant Forbes ...... Robert Trotter
Catherine's Mother ...... Katherine Parr
Nurse ...... Maggie Ollerenshaw
Desk Sergeant ...... Peter Williams
Silkin ...... Peter Wickham
Alien Voice ...... Malcolm Gerard
Alien Controller ...... Manning Wilson

Director: Martin Jenkins

First broadcast as a 90 minute Saturday-Night Theatre production on BBC Radio 4 in 1978.


MON 18:30 Blood Lines (b007k2d4)
The Dweller in High Places

A story by award-winning author Susanna Clarke begins this series showcasing new short story writers.


MON 18:45 RL Stevenson - The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (b0081sjk)
Episode 1

A mild-mannered doctor and his monstrous alter-ego. Tim Pigott-Smith reads Robert Louis Stevenson's classic tale of a dual personality.

Abridged by Morag Lyall.

The mild-mannered Dr Jekyll has discovered the ultimate drug; one that can turn him into something else. Suddenly, he can unleash his deepest cruelties in the guise of the sinister Mr Hyde. Transforming himself at will, he roams the streets of fog-bound London as his monstrous alter-ego. It seems he is master of his fate. It seems he is in complete control.

But soon he'll discover that his double life comes at a hideous price...

Robert Louis Stevenson (1850-1894), Scottish essayist, poet and author of fiction and travel books, was known especially for his novels of adventure. Stevenson became famous with the romantic adventure story Treasure Island, which appeared in 1883.

Producer: David Jackson Young

First broadcast on BBC Radio Scotland in 1996.


MON 19:00 Round the Horne (b00nnpz7)
[Repeat of broadcast at 08:00 today]


MON 19:30 I'm Sorry, I'll Read That Again (b00j3f8d)
[Repeat of broadcast at 08:30 today]


MON 20:00 Paul Temple (b007s6jt)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:00 today]


MON 20:30 Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse (b015p82f)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:30 today]


MON 20:45 Ian Rankin - Beggars Banquet (b00mtr89)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:45 today]


MON 21:00 Evelyn Waugh Short Stories (b007jwv8)
[Repeat of broadcast at 11:00 today]


MON 21:15 Loose Ends (b015mscz)
[Repeat of broadcast at 11:15 today]


MON 22:00 The Museum of Curiosity (b015bxql)
[Repeat of broadcast at 07:30 today]


MON 22:30 I've Never Seen Star Wars (b015p8sr)
[Repeat of broadcast at 09:00 today]


MON 23:00 The News Quiz Extra (b015pb7j)
Featuring jokes that you won't have heard in this week's News Quiz, some clips from the archives and exclusive behind-the-scenes material.


MON 23:45 The Tape Recorded Highlights of a Humble Bee (b00p87nr)
'Out and About' and 'Downtown'

A hapless, jazz-loving insect's audio diary of his mainly uneventful life. With Mark Williams and Tim Whitnall. From July 2003.



TUESDAY 11 OCTOBER 2011

TUE 00:00 Wally K Daly (b007js5k)
[Repeat of broadcast at 18:00 on Monday]


TUE 00:30 Blood Lines (b007k2d4)
[Repeat of broadcast at 18:30 on Monday]


TUE 00:45 RL Stevenson - The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (b0081sjk)
[Repeat of broadcast at 18:45 on Monday]


TUE 01:00 Paul Temple (b007s6jt)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:00 on Monday]


TUE 01:30 Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse (b015p82f)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:30 on Monday]


TUE 01:45 Ian Rankin - Beggars Banquet (b00mtr89)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:45 on Monday]


TUE 02:00 I've Never Seen Star Wars (b015p8sr)
[Repeat of broadcast at 09:00 on Monday]


TUE 02:30 HR (b00hr5p5)
[Repeat of broadcast at 09:30 on Monday]


TUE 03:00 RL Stevenson - The Master of Ballantrae (b00cbmp9)
[Repeat of broadcast at 10:00 on Monday]


TUE 04:00 Evelyn Waugh Short Stories (b007jwv8)
[Repeat of broadcast at 11:00 on Monday]


TUE 04:15 Loose Ends (b015mscz)
[Repeat of broadcast at 11:15 on Monday]


TUE 05:00 Ballylenon (b007jpnw)
[Repeat of broadcast at 17:00 on Monday]


TUE 05:30 Count Arthur Strong's Radio Show! (b00cv179)
[Repeat of broadcast at 07:00 on Monday]


TUE 06:00 Paul Temple (b007s84b)
Paul Temple and the Lawrence Affair

News From Sir Graham

An unexpected twist wraps up the case for the suave detective and his wife Steve - or does it?

Francis Durbridge's thriller stars Peter Coke as Paul Temple and Marjorie Westbury as Steve in another intriguing case for BBC radio's smoothest investigator and his glamorous wife. With Lester Mudditt as Sir Graham Forbes.

With Brewster Mason as Salty West and Manning Wilson as Detective Inspector Ivor.

From 1938 to 1969 the fictional crime novelist and detective Paul Temple, together with his Fleet Street journalist Steve, solved case after case in one of BBC radio's most popular series. They inhabited a sophisticated world of chilled cocktails and fast cars, where the women were chic and the men wore cravats - a world where Sir Graham Forbes, of Scotland Yard, usually needed Paul's help with his latest tricky case.

Producer: Martin C Webster

First broadcast on the BBC Light Programme in 1956.


TUE 06:30 Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse (b015pbmp)
Episode 7

Still running from police, Campion escapes on a train, but is joined on board by a mysterious old man. Roger Allam reads Margery Allingham's mystery.


TUE 06:45 Ian Rankin - Beggars Banquet (b00mv1sl)
Facing the Music, Part 2

Probing a mystery Edinburgh shop theft, Inspector Rebus learns the hi-fi dealer has a steel door. Read by James Macpherson.


TUE 07:00 Alison and Maud (b007k31q)
Series 1

Speaking in Tongues

Will Mr Mullet and The Bishop of Norwich get too close for comfort over tea? Maud gets a computer and there's an incident on the road...

First of two series of Sue Limb's Bed and Breakfast sitcom about sisters Alison and Maud and their guests at the Abbeyfield Guest House in Norwich.

Starring Denise Coffey as Alison, Miriam Margolyes as Maud, Chris Emmett as Mr Mullett, Geoffrey Whitehead as Bernard, Nickolas Grace as Leslie and Nicholas Le Prevost as the Bishop of Norwich

Producer: Jonathan James-Moore.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in January 2003.


TUE 07:30 Fags, Mags and Bags (b00rblt5)
Series 3

The Fall of Phallon and the Rise of Bugatox

The hit Radio 4 series 'Fags, Mags & Bags' returns to the airwaves of Radio 4 with more shop based shenanigans and over the counter philosophy, courtesy of Ramesh Mahju and his trusty sidekick Dave. Originally broadcast in February 2010, this series 3 repeat enjoys a run in the 6.30pm comedy slot.

Written by and starring Donald Mcleary and Sanjeev Kohli 'Fags, Mags & Bags' has proved a hit with the Radio 4 audience with the show also collecting a Sony nomination and a Writers' Guild award in 2008. This series features guest appearances from Sylvester McCoy (7th Doctor Who) and Ron Donachie (Titanic).

In this episode: Ramesh takes it upon himself to reunite a local couple who've split up, and he has to get busy after the latest kids toy craze sweeps Lenzie.

Cast:
Ramesh ...... Sanjeev Kohli
Dave ..... Donald Mcleary
Sanjay ..... Omar Raza
Alok ..... Susheel Kumar
Father Henderson ..... Gerard Kelly
Ted ..... Gavin Mitchell
Gay Alan ..... Tom Urie
Phil ..... Stewart Cairns
Mrs Gibb ..... Marjory Hogarth
Keenan ..... Max Merrill

Producer: Gus Beattie
A Comedy Unit production for BBC Radio 4.


TUE 08:00 The Goon Show (b007xt2f)
Series 6

The Case of the Missing CD Plates

Mown down and flattened, frustrated Neddie Seagoon falls foul of diplomatic immunity.

Groundbreaking, surreal BBC radio comedy written by Spike Milligan and Eric Sykes.

Starring:
Peter Sellers
Harry Secombe
Spike Milligan

First billed as Crazy People, ten series of The Goon Show were recorded between 1951 and 1960, but sadly many of the earliest shows weren’t kept in the archive.

With the Ray Ellington Quartet and Max Geldray.

Orchestra conducted by Wally Stott.

Announcer: Wallace Greenslade

Producer: Peter Eton

First broadcast on the BBC Home Service in October 1955.


TUE 08:30 The Burkiss Way (b00cm26d)
Series 4

Is Britain Going the Burkiss Way? Part 1

All about 'things' and spoofing 'Just A Minute'. Starring Fred Harris, Jo Kendall, Nigel Rees and Chris Emmett.

Cult sketch comedy series which originally ran from 1976 to 1980.

Written by Andrew Marshall and David Renwick.

Producer: David Hatch

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in April 1979.


TUE 09:00 Double Income, No Kids Yet (b00cd4qp)
Series 1

Episode 6

Lucy is thrilled to be a godparent but the same can’t be said for Dan. With David Tennant and Elizabeth Carling. From July 2001.


TUE 09:30 Whispers (b007k356)
Series 1

Episode 4

The great and the good are torn from their pedestals in glee in this edition in the panel show that proves there's no smoke without fire.

Two teams, led by biographer Anthony Holden and actress Stella Duffy, are joined by writer Jenny Colgan and broadcaster Rosie Millard, attempting to dish the dirt on the bad boys and girls in history.

Gyles Brandreth is your host.

Producer: Elizabeth Freestone

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in November 2003.


TUE 10:00 Evelyn Waugh - Brideshead Revisited (b007k2ms)
Beginnings

Midway through the war, a disillusioned Captain Charles Ryder finds himself posted to a remote country retreat. It's Brideshead Castle, scene of the happiest years of his young, impressionable life and the beginnings of his friendship with Sebastian Flyte - whose presence will forever haunt him.

Ben Miles and Jamie Bamber star in Evelyn Waugh's most famous novel of life, love and a forgotten era.

Dramatised in four parts by Jeremy Front.

Charles Ryder ...... Ben Miles
Sebastian Flyte ...... Jamie Bamber
Julia ...... Anne-Marie Duff
Cordelia ...... Abby Ford
Brideshead ...... Toby Jones
Boy Mulcaster ...... Tom Smith
Nanny Hawkins ...... Ann Beach
Jasper ...... Martin Hyder
Anthony Blanche ...... Geoffrey Streatfeild
Hooper ...... Andrew Wincott
Collins ...... Scott Brooksbank
Mr Ryder ...... Benjamin Whitrow

Music by Neil Brand

Director: Marion Nancarrow

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in March 2003.


TUE 11:00 Evelyn Waugh Short Stories (b007jwxj)
Portrait of Young Man with Career and The Sympathetic Passenger

A showcase of the author's wit and irony - two tales of an unwanted guest and an outspoken hitch-hiker. Read by Crawford Logan.


TUE 11:15 Alan Plater - The Devil's Music (b007qx2y)
Roll Jordan Roll

Rehearsing for the Brecon Jazz Festival, Megan keeps playing a certain melody but where does it come from?

Her musical detective trail leads to the 1880s and the visit to Swansea of a choir of emancipated slaves...

Stars Rakie Ayola as Megan the Fifth, Margaret John as Megan the Third, Helen Griffin as Megan the First, Don Warrington as Frederick Loudin, Phylip Harries as Owan and Rhodri Hugh as the Rev Davies.

Written by Alan Plater.

Stories based on original material researched and collected by Jen Wilson of the Women's Jazz Archive, Swansea.

Composer and Musical Director: Paula Gardiner

Music: Aula Gardiner, Richard Roberts, Peter Churchill, Nia Lynn, Dyfrig Morris and Lee Williams.

Directed in Wales by Alison Hindell.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2001.


TUE 12:00 The Goon Show (b007xt2f)
[Repeat of broadcast at 08:00 today]


TUE 12:30 The Burkiss Way (b00cm26d)
[Repeat of broadcast at 08:30 today]


TUE 13:00 Paul Temple (b007s84b)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:00 today]


TUE 13:30 Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse (b015pbmp)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:30 today]


TUE 13:45 Ian Rankin - Beggars Banquet (b00mv1sl)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:45 today]


TUE 14:00 Paid Servant (b00dyc0l)
Episode 2

1950s welfare worker Braithwaite tries to find a London home for an abandoned boy named Roddy. Stars Kwame Kwei Armah.


TUE 14:15 Ambridge Extra (b015pcqh)
Series 2

Episode 3

In the Archer's spin-off, Daniel has heard some disturbing rumours and Matt is asked for a favour.


TUE 14:30 Michael Holroyd - A Strange Eventful History (b015pcqk)
Episode 2

Weakly John Brodribb's transformation into Victorian stage great Henry Irving. Eleanor Bron reads Michael Holroyd's biography.


TUE 14:45 Sheila Hancock - The Two of Us (b00qy400)
My Life with John Thaw

The actress recalls her determination to go on the stage, while her diaries recall her partner's troubles after 'Captain Hook'.


TUE 15:00 Evelyn Waugh - Brideshead Revisited (b007k2ms)
[Repeat of broadcast at 10:00 today]


TUE 16:00 The 4 O'Clock Show (b015pcqm)
Mel Giedroyc explores the history of Worcester sauce, the value of pocket money, and hears about the camerman who took a plane ride with a pair of moose.


TUE 17:00 To the Manor Born (b007jm7w)
Plenty More Fish

With their love-lives in a tangle, Audrey falls out with Marjory.

Starring Penelope Keith as Audrey fforbes-Hamilton.

Keith Barron ..... Richard DeVere
Angela Thorne ..... Marjory Frobisher
Nicholas McArdle ..... Brabinger
Margery Withers ..... Mrs Polouvicka
Frank Middlemass ..... Ned

The tale of lady of the manor Audrey fforbes-Hamilton, forced to sell her beloved Grantleigh Estate when her husband's death leaves her financially strapped. With butler Brabinger in tow, they've decamped to the tiny Old Lodge cottage.

From this vantage point, Audrey keeps a close and disapproving eye on the estate's new owner, the nouveau-riche Richard DeVere, a wholesale foods magnate of Czech descent.
First piloted on radio and then whisked off to TV before it ever appeared, before finally arriving home in 1997.
Written for radio by Peter Spence.

Producer: Jane Berthoud

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in March 1997.


TUE 17:30 Alison and Maud (b007k31q)
[Repeat of broadcast at 07:00 today]


TUE 18:00 Wally K Daly (b007js5w)
Before the Screaming Begins

Episode 2

The startling new mental powers of Tom Harris sparks the interest of authorities...

Before the Screaming Begins is the first of Wally K Daly's sci-fi trilogy which continues with The Silent Scream and With a Whimper to the Grave.

Tom Harris ...... James Laurenson
Sally Harris ...... Jennifer Piercey
Prime Minister ...... Patrick Troughton
AP Smith ...... Donald Hewlett
Detective Sergeant Forbes ...... Robert Trotter
MP ...... Peter Williams
Silkin ...... Peter Wickham
Alien Voice ...... Malcolm Gerard
Alien Controller ...... Manning Wilson

Director: Martin Jenkins

First broadcast as a 90 minute Saturday-Night Theatre production on BBC Radio 4 in 1978.


TUE 18:30 Blood Lines (b007k2fk)
Ghost in the Mechanic

Will Mickey-Joe have the courage to answer the ghost who calls to him from Cherrybrook Hill?


TUE 18:45 RL Stevenson - The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (b0081tfy)
Episode 2

Hyde is wanted for murder and disappears. But what is his connection with the respectable Dr Jekyll? Read by Tim Pigott-Smith. From April 1996.


TUE 19:00 The Goon Show (b007xt2f)
[Repeat of broadcast at 08:00 today]


TUE 19:30 The Burkiss Way (b00cm26d)
[Repeat of broadcast at 08:30 today]


TUE 20:00 Paul Temple (b007s84b)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:00 today]


TUE 20:30 Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse (b015pbmp)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:30 today]


TUE 20:45 Ian Rankin - Beggars Banquet (b00mv1sl)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:45 today]


TUE 21:00 Evelyn Waugh Short Stories (b007jwxj)
[Repeat of broadcast at 11:00 today]


TUE 21:15 Alan Plater - The Devil's Music (b007qx2y)
[Repeat of broadcast at 11:15 today]


TUE 22:00 Fags, Mags and Bags (b00rblt5)
[Repeat of broadcast at 07:30 today]


TUE 22:30 Miranda Hart's Joke Shop (b00mbfmf)
Pilot Episode

Meet Miranda, a tall, life-embracing, self-effacing clown, who's at her happiest among the wind-up teeth of her Joke Shop. She's got lots to learn about retail and men - as well as coping with her embarrassing mother.

This is the 2007 pilot for Miranda's four-part 2008 series made for BBC Radio 2, which sparked her popular BBC TV series Miranda. This try-out features some actors who were replaced in the subsequent slightly re-worked radio series. Here Alison Steadman plays Miranda's mother Penny, and Morwenna Banks is Stevie. Also featuring Vincenzo Pellegrino, Katy Brand, Alice Hart, Jim Howick and Charlotte McDougall.

Produced by Lucy Armitage.


TUE 22:55 The Comedy Club Interviews (b0164912)
Tracy-Ann Oberman pops in for a chat with Arthur Smith.


TUE 23:00 Laura Solon - Talking and Not Talking (b00y9xdg)
Series 1

Episode 6

Revelations about hats, tents and some disturbing tales from Beatrix Potter.

Award-winning comedian Laura Solon's sketch and character comedy series

With Ben Moor, Katherine Parkinson and Ben Willbond.

Written by Laura Solon. With additional material by the cast, Carl Cooper, Tony Roche and Andy Marlatt.

Producer: Colin Anderson

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in February 2007.


TUE 23:30 Hair in the Gate (b007k3g1)
Series 1

Episode 1

A heavy metal band takes action over a back stage expose. TV arts show based sitcom. With Harriet Thorpe. From September 1993.



WEDNESDAY 12 OCTOBER 2011

WED 00:00 Wally K Daly (b007js5w)
[Repeat of broadcast at 18:00 on Tuesday]


WED 00:30 Blood Lines (b007k2fk)
[Repeat of broadcast at 18:30 on Tuesday]


WED 00:45 RL Stevenson - The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (b0081tfy)
[Repeat of broadcast at 18:45 on Tuesday]


WED 01:00 Paul Temple (b007s84b)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:00 on Tuesday]


WED 01:30 Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse (b015pbmp)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:30 on Tuesday]


WED 01:45 Ian Rankin - Beggars Banquet (b00mv1sl)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:45 on Tuesday]


WED 02:00 Double Income, No Kids Yet (b00cd4qp)
[Repeat of broadcast at 09:00 on Tuesday]


WED 02:30 Whispers (b007k356)
[Repeat of broadcast at 09:30 on Tuesday]


WED 03:00 Evelyn Waugh - Brideshead Revisited (b007k2ms)
[Repeat of broadcast at 10:00 on Tuesday]


WED 04:00 Evelyn Waugh Short Stories (b007jwxj)
[Repeat of broadcast at 11:00 on Tuesday]


WED 04:15 Alan Plater - The Devil's Music (b007qx2y)
[Repeat of broadcast at 11:15 on Tuesday]


WED 05:00 To the Manor Born (b007jm7w)
[Repeat of broadcast at 17:00 on Tuesday]


WED 05:30 Alison and Maud (b007k31q)
[Repeat of broadcast at 07:00 on Tuesday]


WED 06:00 Paul Temple (b007s8rj)
Paul Temple and the Lawrence Affair

Another Suspect

The suave detective and wife Steve face peril afloat, in their battle to uncover the truth...

Francis Durbridge's thriller stars Peter Coke as Paul Temple and Marjorie Westbury as Steve in another intriguing case for BBC radio's smoothest investigator and his glamorous wife. With Lester Mudditt as Sir Graham Forbes.

With Simon Lack as Brian Dexter, Marjorie Mars as Julie De Silva and Manning Wilson as Detective Inspector Ivor.

From 1938 to 1969 the fictional crime novelist and detective Paul Temple, together with his Fleet Street journalist Steve, solved case after case in one of BBC radio's most popular series. They inhabited a sophisticated world of chilled cocktails and fast cars, where the women were chic and the men wore cravats - a world where Sir Graham Forbes, of Scotland Yard, usually needed Paul's help with his latest tricky case.

Producer: Martin C Webster

First broadcast on the BBC Light Programme in 1954.


WED 06:30 Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse (b015pdvl)
Episode 8

Having finally uncovered the mystery of '15', Campion is now in a race against time to save the country. Roger Allam reads Margery Allingham's mystery.


WED 06:45 Ian Rankin - Beggars Banquet (b00mvd3y)
Herbert in Motion, Part 1

A top gallery curator faces disgrace and prison when his part in a big art fraud looks set to be exposed. Read by James Bryce.


WED 07:00 Clare in the Community (b0089j0c)
Series 1

Babysitter

Clare Barker has entered a caring profession so that she can sort out other people's problems rather than deal with her own. Stars Sally Phillips.


WED 07:30 The Castle (b00h8ym4)
Series 2

Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Filled With Helium

Hie ye to "The Castle", a rollicking sitcom set way back then, starring James Fleet ("The Vicar Of Dibley", "Four Weddings & A Funeral") and Neil Dudgeon ("Life Of Riley")

In this episode, love is in the air as a new suitor for Anne puts De Warenne's visor firmly out of joint. Meanwhile, a primitive SatNav and some surgically-introduced helium cause chaos at the altar...

Cast:
Sir John Woodstock ...... James Fleet
Sir William De Warenne ........ Neil Dudgeon
Lady Anne Woodstock ....... Montserrat Lombard
Cardinal Duncan ...... Jonathan Kydd
Lady Charlotte ....... Ingrid Oliver
Master Henry Woodstock ........ Steven Kynman
Merlin ...... Lewis Macleod

Written by Kim Fuller with additional material by Paul Alexander
Music by Guy Jackson

Produced and directed by David Tyler
A Pozzitive production for BBC Radio 4.


WED 08:00 Hancock's Half Hour (b007k0pd)
Series 1

The Sheik

The lad signs to Sid's new studio, but filming doesn't quite go to plan.

Starring Tony Hancock.

With Moira Lister, Bill Kerr, Sidney James and Kenneth Williams.

Written by Ray Galton and Alan Simpson.

Theme and incidental music composed by Wally Stott. Recorded by the BBC Revue Orchestra conducted by Harry Rabinowitz.

Producer: Dennis Main Wilson

First broadcast on the BBC Light Programme in February 1955.


WED 08:30 Doctor at Large (b009s9n7)
Mozambique

A trip ashore for ship's medic Simon Sparrow leads to some local linguistic mishaps

The misadventures of newly qualified doctor, Simon Sparrow - adapted for radio by Ray Cooney from Richard Gordon's 'Doctor at Large' published in 1955.

Starring Richard Briers as Simon Sparrow, Geoffrey Sumner as Captain Spratt, Ray Cooney as First Mate Jock Hornbeam, Marjorie Westbury as Maria, Miriam Margolyes as Matilde, Ann Murray as Mrs Hawkins, Madi Hedd as Rosa and Peter Jones as Easter.

Producer: David Hatch

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1969.


WED 09:00 The Brothers (b00pm21g)
Series 3

Oonagh's Dream

Nigel and Michael are forced to help run a street party, and Oonagh is stuck up a tree. Stars Adam Godley. From March 2007.


WED 09:30 All the Way from Memphis (b00jnlsm)
Series 1

Episode 6

James Walton's pop music history quiz with Tracey Macleod, Andrew Collins, Anthony Wilson and Richard Curtis. From January 2005.


WED 10:00 Evelyn Waugh - Brideshead Revisited (b007k2nx)
New Vistas

Friendship with the ebullient Sebastian Flyte continues to open up new vistas for Charles. But for Sebastian, the family is closing in.

Ben Miles and Jamie Bamber star in Evelyn Waugh's most famous novel of life, love and a forgotten era.

Dramatised by Jeremy Front.

Charles Ryder ...... Ben Miles
Sebastian Flyte ...... Jamie Bamber
Cordelia ...... Abby Ford
Brideshead ...... Toby Jones
Lady Marchmain ...... Eleanor Bron
Rex Mottram ...... William Hope
Lord Marchmain ...... Edward Petherbridge
Cara ...... Liza Sadovy
Mr Ryder ...... Benjamin Whitrow
Mr Samgrass ...... Thomas Arnold
Boy Mulcaster ...... Tom Smith
Nanny Hawkins ...... Ann Beach
Sergeant ...... Martin Hyder
Death's Head ...... Emma Woolliams
Sickly Child ...... Laura Doddington

Music by Neil Brand

Director: Marion Nancarrow

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in March 2003.


WED 11:00 Evelyn Waugh Short Stories (b008fxr8)
The Manager of the Kremlin

A refugee from the Russian Revolution finds himself running a successful night club in Montmartre. Read by Crawford Logan.


WED 11:15 Alan Plater - The Devil's Music (b007qvgd)
The Great Pork Pie Mystery

Musical detective Megan's mystery melody quest leads her to a 1920s Swansea tearoom. Stars Rakie Ayola and Margaret John.


WED 12:00 Hancock's Half Hour (b007k0pd)
[Repeat of broadcast at 08:00 today]


WED 12:30 Doctor at Large (b009s9n7)
[Repeat of broadcast at 08:30 today]


WED 13:00 Paul Temple (b007s8rj)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:00 today]


WED 13:30 Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse (b015pdvl)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:30 today]


WED 13:45 Ian Rankin - Beggars Banquet (b00mvd3y)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:45 today]


WED 14:00 Paid Servant (b00dyp5n)
Episode 3

Welfare worker Braithwaite visits Jonathan Clark, whose child is in care. Stars Kwame Kwei Armah and John Rowe.


WED 14:15 This Sceptred Isle (b009mbfk)
Life in Roman Britain

Roman rule equals civilisation or enslavement? And then along come the Picts, the Scots and the Saxons to cause trouble.


WED 14:30 Michael Holroyd - A Strange Eventful History (b015sd2s)
Episode 3

After an American triumph, Henry Irving and Ellen Terry grow closer - until a death alters their romance. Read by Eleanor Bron.


WED 14:45 Sheila Hancock - The Two of Us (b00qylgw)
My Life with John Thaw

In their past, the pair come together as actors, with the promise of something more. But her diaries recall later devastation.


WED 15:00 Evelyn Waugh - Brideshead Revisited (b007k2nx)
[Repeat of broadcast at 10:00 today]


WED 16:00 The 4 O'Clock Show (b015pqjr)
Mel Giedroyc finds out how to apologise properly, learns the history of the kilt and hears about the inspiration for Dracula's castle. Plus, the next episode of Vlad the Drac.


WED 17:00 The Eric Morecambe and Ernie Wise Show (b01s254c)
Series 2

Episode 3

Cinema shenanigans for the much-loved duo and the heroic deeds of Private Morecambe.

Written by Eddie Braben

With Richard Mathews, Ann Hamilton and Michael Kilgarriff.

Special singing guest: Clodagh Rodgers

Music from Peter Knight and his Orchestra

Producer: John Browell

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in September 1976.


WED 17:30 Clare in the Community (b0089j0c)
[Repeat of broadcast at 07:00 today]


WED 18:00 Wally K Daly (b007js66)
Before the Screaming Begins

Episode 3

The sinister intentions of the alien invaders are finally revealed. Can the Earth fight back?

Conclusion of Before the Screaming Begins - the first of Wally K Daly's sci-fi trilogy which continues with The Silent Scream and With a Whimper to the Grave.

Tom Harris ...... James Laurenson
Sally Harris ...... Jennifer Piercey
Prime Minister ...... Patrick Troughton
AP Smith ...... Donald Hewlett
Detective Sergeant Forbes ...... Robert Trotter
Prime Minister's Wife ...... Katherine Parr
MP ...... Peter Williams
Brosteaux ...... Nigel Graham
Corporal Wilkes ...... Geoffrey Leesley,
Corporal Johnson ...... Eric Allen
Cabinet Minister ...... Maggie Ollerenshaw
Silkin ...... Peter Wickham
Alien Voice ...... Malcolm Gerard
Alien Controller ...... Manning Wilson

Director: Martin Jenkins

First broadcast as a 90 minute Saturday-Night Theatre production on BBC Radio 4 in 1978.


WED 18:30 Blood Lines (b007k2gx)
ID

Waking up in a deserted alley, a man is terrified at the loss of his identity card. Sam Dale reads Phil Emery's tale.


WED 18:45 RL Stevenson - The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (b0084yhk)
Episode 3

Mr Hyde appears to be dead and Dr Jekyll has disappeared. Will a paper trail unravel the mystery? Read by Tim Pigott-Smith. From April 1996.


WED 19:00 Hancock's Half Hour (b007k0pd)
[Repeat of broadcast at 08:00 today]


WED 19:30 Doctor at Large (b009s9n7)
[Repeat of broadcast at 08:30 today]


WED 20:00 Paul Temple (b007s8rj)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:00 today]


WED 20:30 Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse (b015pdvl)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:30 today]


WED 20:45 Ian Rankin - Beggars Banquet (b00mvd3y)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:45 today]


WED 21:00 Evelyn Waugh Short Stories (b008fxr8)
[Repeat of broadcast at 11:00 today]


WED 21:15 Alan Plater - The Devil's Music (b007qvgd)
[Repeat of broadcast at 11:15 today]


WED 22:00 The Castle (b00h8ym4)
[Repeat of broadcast at 07:30 today]


WED 22:30 Mark Watson Makes the World Substantially Better (b00d0sjl)
Series 2

Patience

The comedian examines the virtue of holding your horses. With poetry and songs by Tim Key and Tom Basden. From August 2008.


WED 22:55 The Comedy Club Interviews (b0164918)
Tracy-Ann Oberman chats to Arthur Smith about comedy, drama and life.


WED 23:00 Revolting People (b007jrt6)
Series 1

More Storm Clouds

Baltimore 1770. The reception of Cora and Ezekiel’s ‘wedding of the year’ ends in drunken chaos.

Historical sitcom written by Andy Hamilton and Jay Tarses.

CAST:

Samuel Oliphant …. Jay Tarses
Sergeant McGurk …. Andy Hamilton
Cora Oliphant …. Felicity Montagu
Ezekiel Spriggs …. Hugh Dennis
Mr Snavely …. Michael Fenton Stevens
Captain Grimshaw …. James Fleet
Joshua Oliphant …. Tony Maudsley
Mary Oliphant …. Sophie Thompson
Mrs Arbuthnot …. Susie Blake

Producer: Paul Mayhew-Archer

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2000.


WED 23:30 Tickets Please (b00p1nm5)
Episode 3

Love among the train-staff on the 9.27 London to Exeter flourishes, but with the unwelcome addition of Diana's amorous mum. And why is her Dad squashing Carol's muffins?

Sitcom on rails by Mark Maier.

Robin..................Jeremy Swift
Nadine...................Alex Kelly
Peter..............Malcolm Tierney
Carol..............Tessa Nicholson
Carl................Nicholas Boulton
Diana...............Melissa Advani
Linda...................Kate Layden
Keith...............Stephen Hogan

Producer: Peter Kavanagh

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in November 2009.



THURSDAY 13 OCTOBER 2011

THU 00:00 Wally K Daly (b007js66)
[Repeat of broadcast at 18:00 on Wednesday]


THU 00:30 Blood Lines (b007k2gx)
[Repeat of broadcast at 18:30 on Wednesday]


THU 00:45 RL Stevenson - The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (b0084yhk)
[Repeat of broadcast at 18:45 on Wednesday]


THU 01:00 Paul Temple (b007s8rj)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:00 on Wednesday]


THU 01:30 Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse (b015pdvl)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:30 on Wednesday]


THU 02:00 The Brothers (b00pm21g)
[Repeat of broadcast at 09:00 on Wednesday]


THU 02:30 All the Way from Memphis (b00jnlsm)
[Repeat of broadcast at 09:30 on Wednesday]


THU 03:00 Evelyn Waugh - Brideshead Revisited (b007k2nx)
[Repeat of broadcast at 10:00 on Wednesday]


THU 04:00 Evelyn Waugh Short Stories (b008fxr8)
[Repeat of broadcast at 11:00 on Wednesday]


THU 04:15 Alan Plater - The Devil's Music (b007qvgd)
[Repeat of broadcast at 11:15 on Wednesday]


THU 05:00 The Eric Morecambe and Ernie Wise Show (b01s254c)
[Repeat of broadcast at 17:00 on Wednesday]


THU 05:30 Clare in the Community (b0089j0c)
[Repeat of broadcast at 07:00 on Wednesday]


THU 06:00 Paul Temple (b007swg7)
Paul Temple and the Lawrence Affair

Return to London

With the case nearly cracked - the suave detective invites all the suspects to a cocktail party.

Francis Durbridge's thriller stars Peter Coke as Paul Temple and Marjorie Westbury as Steve in another intriguing case for BBC radio's smoothest investigator and his glamorous wife. With Lester Mudditt as Sir Graham Forbes.

With Dorothy Holmes-Gore as Mary Gardner, John Gabriel as Ernest de Silva, Arthur Ridley as Detective Inspector Vosper and Manning Wilson as Detective Inspector Ivor.

From 1938 to 1969 the fictional crime novelist and detective Paul Temple, together with his Fleet Street journalist Steve, solved case after case in one of BBC radio's most popular series. They inhabited a sophisticated world of chilled cocktails and fast cars, where the women were chic and the men wore cravats - a world where Sir Graham Forbes, of Scotland Yard, usually needed Paul's help with his latest tricky case.

Producer: Martin C Webster

First broadcast on the BBC Light Programme in 1954.


THU 06:30 Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse (b015psp0)
Episode 9

Another bang on the head restores Campion's memory, but he finds himself in deeper trouble than ever. Roger Allam reads Margery Allingham's mystery.


THU 06:45 Ian Rankin - Beggars Banquet (b00mvqs6)
Herbert in Motion, Part 2

Scared of fraud exposure, an art gallery curator dresses up to disguise the condemned look in his eyes. Read by James Bryce.


THU 07:00 Country Matters (b00lvz52)
Episode 6

Will Cathy finally make the break and give up city life for good? Stars Jonathan Tafler and Lesley Sharp. From June 1994.


THU 07:30 So Wrong It's Right (b00scw1t)
Series 1

Episode 2

Charlie Brooker presents the new comedy panel show that seeks the best in wrong answers. He plunders his guests' pasts and creativity over a series of rounds in which panellists have to be wrong to be right.

Comedians Lee Mack, Josie Long and Tom Basden are the guest panel for this edition. Their worst experiences on public transport and the wrongest ideas for high concept restaurants are up for comedy discussion.

Plus Lee Mack takes Charlie to task over his chief modern pleasure - the social network Twitter.

Producer: Aled Evans
A Zeppotron production for BBC Radio 4.


THU 08:00 The Men from the Ministry (b015pvwm)
I Want My Mummy

Confusion - and an ancient Egyptian queen - rule for the bungling bureuacrats.

Stars Richard Murdoch and Deryck Guyler.

With Norma Ronald, Ronald Baddiley, John Graham and Hilary Pritchard.

Written by Edward Taylor and John Graham.

'The Men from the Ministry' ran for 14 series between 1962 and 1977. Deryck Guyler replaced Wilfrid Hyde-White from 1966. Sadly many episodes didn't survive in the archive, however the BBC's Transcription Service re-recorded 14 shows in 1980 - never broadcast in the UK, until the arrival of BBC Radio 4 Extra.

Producer: Edward Taylor

First broadcast on the BBC Radio 4 in July 1974.


THU 08:30 Beachcomber... By the Way (b0085j96)
Series 1

Episode 6

The First Attempt To Reach The Moon - and a slice of Edwardian life.

Richard Ingrams, John Wells, John Sessions and Patricia Routledge recreate the world of the JB Morton.

Running in the Daily Express from 1924 to 1975 – JB Morton’s surreally comic ‘Beachcomber’ column paved the way for a great deal of modern humour.

Adapted by Michael Barfield with Richard Ingrams.

Announcer: Brian Perkins

Producer: Harry Thompson

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in April 1989.


THU 09:00 Like They've Never Been Gone (b00cr32p)
Series 4

Episode 4

Tommy and Sheila try sort out their son Murray's career and love-life – and Sheila seems to have a new hobby...

Ageing showbiz couple Tommy Franklin and Sheila Parr battle on with their second stab at fame.

Mike Coleman's sitcom starring Roy Hudd and June Whitfield.

Tommy Franklin …. Roy Hudd
Sheila Parr …. June Whitfield
Hetty Stark …. Pat Coombes
Murray …. Julian Eardley
Louis Elstein …. Edward Halsted
Hilaire …. Paul Rogan.

Music by Frido Ruth.

Producer: Steve Doherty

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 2002.


THU 09:30 The 99p Challenge (b00nnpzc)
Series 2

Episode 4

Crazy panel show capers as host Sue Perkins grills Simon Pegg, Mel Giedroyc, Peter Baynham and Richard Herring.

The game where someone stands to leave the studio 99p richer than when they came in.

Producer: David Tyler

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 2000.


THU 10:00 Evelyn Waugh - Brideshead Revisited (b007k2q1)
Strains

With their friendship strained, Sebastian continues his drinking and Charles is lured by Paris and art.

Ben Miles and Jamie Bamber star in Evelyn Waugh's most famous novel of life, love and a forgotten era.

Dramatised by Jeremy Front.

Charles Ryder ...... Ben Miles
Sebastian Flyte ...... Jamie Bamber
JuilaAnne-Marie Duff
Lady Marchmain ...... Eleanor Bron
Rex Mottram ...... William Hope
Cordelia ...... Abby Ford
Mr Ryder ...... Benjamin Whitrow
Mr Samgrass ...... Thomas Arnold
Brideshead ...... Toby Jones
Celia ...... Eve Best
Anthony Blanche Geoffrey Streatfeild
Boy Mulcaster ...... Tom Smith
Kurt ...... Carl Prekopp
Nurse ...... Jemma Churchill
Wilcox ...... Andrew Wincott
Jesus ...... Richard Firth
Monk ...... Martin Hyder

Music by Neil Brand

Director: Marion Nancarrow

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in March 2003.


THU 11:00 Evelyn Waugh Short Stories (b008d1xh)
On Guard 1/2

To remind her of him while he is abroad, a young man buys his fiancee a snappy puppy called Hector. Read by Crawford Logan. From March 2003.


THU 11:15 Alan Plater - The Devil's Music (b007qss0)
Beacons

Musical detective Megan's mystery melody quest comes full circle when she gets a surprise. Stars Rakie Ayola.


THU 12:00 The Men from the Ministry (b015pvwm)
[Repeat of broadcast at 08:00 today]


THU 12:30 Beachcomber... By the Way (b0085j96)
[Repeat of broadcast at 08:30 today]


THU 13:00 Paul Temple (b007swg7)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:00 today]


THU 13:30 Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse (b015psp0)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:30 today]


THU 13:45 Ian Rankin - Beggars Banquet (b00mvqs6)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:45 today]


THU 14:00 Paid Servant (b00dyydb)
Episode 4

Despite his best efforts, welfare officer Braithwaite struggles to find a home for young Roddy. Stars Kwame Kwei Armah.


THU 14:15 Ambridge Extra (b015pvwp)
Series 2

Episode 4

In the Archer's spin-off, Matt is unexepectedly benevolent and Daniel has a night out.


THU 14:30 Michael Holroyd - A Strange Eventful History (b015pw1l)
Episode 4

Ellen Terry's Lady Macbeth is a controversial success, but her relationship with Henry Irving cools off. Read by Eleanor Bron.


THU 14:45 Sheila Hancock - The Two of Us (b00qyqdc)
My Life with John Thaw

The actress's diaries record the verdict on her partner's cancer. In the past, her story recalls the rocky years with alcohol.


THU 15:00 Evelyn Waugh - Brideshead Revisited (b007k2q1)
[Repeat of broadcast at 10:00 today]


THU 16:00 The 4 O'Clock Show (b015pw1n)
Mel Giedroyc digests the truth about venus fly traps, hears about the art of shoe shining and gets an education in puppy training. Plus there's another episode of Vlad the Drac.


THU 17:00 J Kingston Platt's Showbiz Handbook (b007jzkv)
Brian Allington

The common image of the breed of actors as selfish, chameleonic and unreliable is almost always quite unjustified.

After all, to be realistic, what sort of professional future could someone like that possibly expect to have?

The doyen of British show business, J Kingston Platt shares reminiscences drawn from the wealth and the poverty of his experience from the past 40 years.

Performed and written by Peter Jones.

Producer: Pete Atkin

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in May 1986.


THU 17:30 Country Matters (b00lvz52)
[Repeat of broadcast at 07:00 today]


THU 18:00 Wally K Daly (b007jt6t)
The Silent Scream

Episode 1

Tom Harris disappears into space but returns with new and astonishing powers. Put to good use, they will benefit humanity - but in the wrong hands they could have horrifying and nightmarish implications.

Wally K. Daly's sequel to 'Before the Screaming Begins'.

CAST:

Tom Harris …. James Laurenson
A.P. Smith …. Donald Hewlett
Prime Minister …. Colin Douglas
Silkin …. Peter Wickham
Sally Harris …. Hannah Gordon
Opposition MP/Colonel …. Peter Williams
Andy …. Elizabeth Lindsay
Gloria/Cabinet Minister …. Brenda Kaye
Second Pilot/PC …. Gregory de Polnay
Alien Controller/Cabinet Minister …. Manning Wilson
Second Boy …. Tim Bentinck
First Girl …. Alison Draper

Audio from Wally K. Daly's own collection and reversioned into three parts by BBC Radio 4 Extra

Producer: Martin Jenkins

First broadcast as a 90 minute Saturday Night Drama on BBC Radio 4 in 1979.


THU 18:30 Blood Lines (b007k2jb)
Conviction

A confrontation in an out-of-bounds part of town forces a man to reassess his way of life. Anthony Glennon reads Kate Scott's tale.


THU 18:45 RL Stevenson - The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (b00858dr)
Episode 4

Utterson's persistence with investigating the truth about his friend Dr Jekyll is finally rewarded. Read by Tim Piggott-Smith. From April 1996.


THU 19:00 The Men from the Ministry (b015pvwm)
[Repeat of broadcast at 08:00 today]


THU 19:30 Beachcomber... By the Way (b0085j96)
[Repeat of broadcast at 08:30 today]


THU 20:00 Paul Temple (b007swg7)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:00 today]


THU 20:30 Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse (b015psp0)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:30 today]


THU 20:45 Ian Rankin - Beggars Banquet (b00mvqs6)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:45 today]


THU 21:00 Evelyn Waugh Short Stories (b008d1xh)
[Repeat of broadcast at 11:00 today]


THU 21:15 Alan Plater - The Devil's Music (b007qss0)
[Repeat of broadcast at 11:15 today]


THU 22:00 So Wrong It's Right (b00scw1t)
[Repeat of broadcast at 07:30 today]


THU 22:30 Newsjack (b015pw1q)
Series 5

Episode 5

Justin Edwards and the team tastefully make fun of the news stories from the last seven days.


THU 23:00 Bleak Expectations (b00ddx9f)
Series 1

A Young Love Mercilessly Dismembered

Pip falls in love but great drama awaits. Mark Evans' Dickensian spoof stars Richard Johnson. From September 2007.


THU 23:30 Mark Thomas: The Manifesto (b00qjx5j)
Series 2

Episode 2

Mark Thomas: The Manifesto. Comedian-activist, Mark Thomas creates a People's Manifesto, taking suggestions from his studio audience and then getting them to vote for the best. The winner of each show will be enforceable by law, so pay attention.

This edition includes such policies as forcing Ofsted inpectors to teach; taxing commodities trading; and paying off the mortgages of the customers of failed banks.

Produced by Ed Morrish.



FRIDAY 14 OCTOBER 2011

FRI 00:00 Wally K Daly (b007jt6t)
[Repeat of broadcast at 18:00 on Thursday]


FRI 00:30 Blood Lines (b007k2jb)
[Repeat of broadcast at 18:30 on Thursday]


FRI 01:00 Paul Temple (b007swg7)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:00 on Thursday]


FRI 01:30 Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse (b015psp0)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:30 on Thursday]


FRI 01:45 Ian Rankin - Beggars Banquet (b00mvqs6)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:45 on Thursday]


FRI 02:00 Like They've Never Been Gone (b00cr32p)
[Repeat of broadcast at 09:00 on Thursday]


FRI 02:30 The 99p Challenge (b00nnpzc)
[Repeat of broadcast at 09:30 on Thursday]


FRI 03:00 Evelyn Waugh - Brideshead Revisited (b007k2q1)
[Repeat of broadcast at 10:00 on Thursday]


FRI 04:00 Evelyn Waugh Short Stories (b008d1xh)
[Repeat of broadcast at 11:00 on Thursday]


FRI 04:15 Alan Plater - The Devil's Music (b007qss0)
[Repeat of broadcast at 11:15 on Thursday]


FRI 05:00 J Kingston Platt's Showbiz Handbook (b007jzkv)
[Repeat of broadcast at 17:00 on Thursday]


FRI 05:30 Country Matters (b00lvz52)
[Repeat of broadcast at 07:00 on Thursday]


FRI 06:00 Paul Temple (b00rlb29)
Paul Temple and the Gilbert Case

The Unlucky One

Should Howard Gilbert hang for the murder of a model? The victim's father thinks he's innocent. The suave sleuth investigates.

Francis Durbridge's thriller stars Peter Coke as Paul Temple and Marjorie Westbury as Steve in another intriguing case for BBC radio's smoothest investigator and his glamorous wife. With Lester Mudditt as Sir Graham Forbes.

With James Beattie as Charlie, Charles Leno as Wilfred Stirling and Duncan McIntyre as Detective Inspector Kingston.

From 1938 to 1969 the fictional crime novelist and detective Paul Temple, together with his Fleet Street journalist Steve, solved case after case in one of BBC radio's most popular series. They inhabited a sophisticated world of chilled cocktails and fast cars, where the women were chic and the men wore cravats - a world where Sir Graham Forbes, of Scotland Yard, usually needed Paul's help with his latest tricky case.

Producer: Martin C Webster

First broadcast on the BBC Light Programme in 1954.


FRI 06:30 Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse (b015qqx9)
Episode 10

With his memory restored, Campion races against time to foil the counterfeit plot set to ruin the economy. Roger Allam reads Margery Allingham's mystery.


FRI 06:45 Ian Rankin - Beggars Banquet (b00mw69h)
The Hanged Man

The sinister workings of a serial killer's mind are exposed when a fair arrives in Kirkcaldy. Read by Steven McNicoll.


FRI 07:00 The Little World of Don Camillo (b00tl09s)
Series 2

Episode 4

The Italian priest turns detective to identify the murderer of a fascist. Stars Joss Ackland and Ian Hogg. From July 2002.


FRI 07:30 What's So Funny? (b015qscg)
Series 2

Episode 2

Ed Byrne, Elvis McGonagall and Matt Harvey review Britain's best comedy, Lucy Porter's backstage and Adam Hills talks UK comedy.


FRI 08:00 The Navy Lark (b015qxph)
Series 7

The Potarneyland Training Exercise

Sub-Lieutenant Phillips's navigation skills are hired out to a foreign power, but diplomacy breaks down.

Stars Leslie Phillips as the Sub-Lieutenant, Jon Pertwee as the Chief Petty Officer, Stephen Murray as the Number One, Richard Caldicot as Captain Povey, Heather Chasen as WREN Chasen, Ronnie Barker as Commander Bell, Tenniel Evans as LS Goldstein and Michael Bates as the Potarneyland Officer.

Laughs afloat aboard British Royal Navy frigate HMS Troutbridge. The Navy Lark ran for an impressive 13 series between 1959 and 1976.

Scripted by Lawrie Wyman

Producer: Alastair Scott Johnston.

First broadcast on the BBC Light Programme in September 1965.


FRI 08:30 Steptoe and Son (b007jlll)
Series 3

Tea for Two

A famous by-election visitor sparks party wars for the rag and bone duo.

Starring Wilfrid Brambell as Albert and Harry H Corbett as Harold. With John Rye and Edward Kelsey.

Following the conclusion of their hugely successful association with Tony Hancock, writers Ray Galton and Alan Simpson wrote 10 pilots for the BBC TV's Comedy Playhouse in 1962. The Offer was set in a house with a yard full of junk, featuring the lives of rag and bone men Albert Steptoe and his son Harold and it was the spark for a run of 8 series for TV.

Adapted for radio from Galton and Simpson's TV script by Gale Pedrick.

Produced by Bobby Jaye

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in April 1971.


FRI 09:00 Second Holmes (b015qy32)
The Case of the Reading Undertaker

The grandsons of Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson investigate the death of a man by crossbow.

Six light-hearted adventures involving the grandsons of Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson written by Grant Eustace

Starring Peter Egan as Stamford Holmes, Jeremy Nicholas as Dr Watson, Stuart Organ as Simon Durham, Madi Hedd as Janet Durham, James Kerry as Inspector Fowler, Ronald Baddiley as the General and Hugh Dickson as Lamson.

Producer: Paul Mayhew-Archer

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in January 1983.


FRI 09:30 Foul Play (b007jqkf)
Series 1

The Murder at Albington Towers

Crime writers Liza Cody and Susan Moody try to solve the death of a Dowager Duchess. Written and chaired by Simon Brett.


FRI 10:00 Evelyn Waugh - Brideshead Revisited (b007k2r7)
Stormy Waters

Charles is overwhelmed by meeting Julia again on board ship, but will his relationship with the Marchmain family still prove to be jinxed?

Ben Miles and Jamie Bamber star in the conclusion of Evelyn Waugh's novel of life, love and a forgotten era.

Charles Ryder ...... Ben Miles
Sebastian Flyte ...... Jamie Bamber
Mr Ryder ...... Benjamin Whitrow
Lady Marchmain ...... Eleanor Bron
Rex Mottram ...... William Hope
Julia ...... Anne-Marie Duff
Cordelia ...... Abby Ford
Mr Samgrass ...... Thomas Arnold
Brideshead ...... Toby Jones
Wilcox ...... Andrew Wincott
Celia ...... Eve Best
Anthony Blanche ...... Geoffrey Streatfeild
Boy Mulcaster ...... Tom Smith
Cara ...... Liza Sadovy
Nanny Hawkins ...... Ann Beach
Lord Marchmain ...... Edward Petherbridge
Doctor ...... Sean Baker
Father MacKay ...... Jonathan Keeble

Dramatised by Jeremy Front.

Music by Neil Brand

Director: Marion Nancarrow

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in March 2003.


FRI 11:00 Evelyn Waugh Short Stories (b007k30q)
On Guard 2/2

On Guard: A small dog called Hector comes to dominate his mistress's life while her fiance is abroad. Read by Crawford Logan. From March 2003.


FRI 11:15 Alan Plater - Only a Matter of Time (b007qrqk)
When time was standardised in the 19th century, not everyone was convinced by the idea. Alan Plater drama starring James Bolam.


FRI 12:00 The Navy Lark (b015qxph)
[Repeat of broadcast at 08:00 today]


FRI 12:30 Steptoe and Son (b007jlll)
[Repeat of broadcast at 08:30 today]


FRI 13:00 Paul Temple (b00rlb29)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:00 today]


FRI 13:30 Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse (b015qqx9)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:30 today]


FRI 13:45 Ian Rankin - Beggars Banquet (b00mw69h)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:45 today]


FRI 14:00 Paid Servant (b00dz52y)
Episode 5

Welfare officer Braithwaite thinks he's found Roddy a family, but will the boss agree to his plan? Stars Kwame Kwei Armah.


FRI 14:15 This Sceptred Isle (b009nh07)
The Crumbling Legacy

The Romans have left, meaning the enemy is now the Barbarians. Anna Massey narrates the history of the British Isles.


FRI 14:30 Michael Holroyd - A Strange Eventful History (b015r2bd)
Episode 5

Suffering a stroke on stage, Henry Irving dies, but Ellen Terry battles on. Eleanor Bron concludes Michael Holroyd's biography.


FRI 14:45 Sheila Hancock - The Two of Us (b00qyrch)
My Life with John Thaw

In the past, John has given up alcohol for good - while later after his death, the actress confronts her grief.


FRI 15:00 Evelyn Waugh - Brideshead Revisited (b007k2r7)
[Repeat of broadcast at 10:00 today]


FRI 16:00 The 4 O'Clock Show (b015r2bg)
Mel Giedroyc serves up a ghoulish show full of haunted houses, horror stories and little creatures of the forest. Plus, there's the final part of this week's story Vlad the Drac.


FRI 17:00 Ring Around the Bath (b00nsnhg)
Series 1

Rick's Quarrel

A domestic dispute boosts Stella's battle to get her grown-up children to leave home. Stars Duncan Preston. From August 2003.


FRI 17:30 The Little World of Don Camillo (b00tl09s)
[Repeat of broadcast at 07:00 today]


FRI 18:00 Wally K Daly (b007k3zb)
The Silent Scream

Episode 2

The aliens are standing by to invade, but is there an even bigger threat to humanity?

Wally K. Daly's sequel to 'Before the Screaming Begins'.

CAST:

Tom Harris …. James Laurenson
A.P. Smith …. Donald Hewlett
Prime Minister …. Colin Douglas
Silkin …. Peter Wickham
Sally Harris …. Hannah Gordon
Opposition MP/Colonel …. Peter Williams
Andy …. Elizabeth Lindsay
Gloria/Cabinet Minister …. Brenda Kaye
Second Pilot/PC …. Gregory de Polnay
Alien Controller/Cabinet Minister …. Manning Wilson
Second Boy …. Tim Bentinck
First Girl …. Alison Draper

Audio from Wally K. Daly's own collection and reversioned into three parts by BBC Radio 4 Extra

Producer: Martin Jenkins

First broadcast as a ninety-minute Saturday Night Drama on BBC Radio 4 in 1979.


FRI 18:30 Blood Lines (b007k2kp)
Expecting

Alone in a house, a pregnant woman grows distressed by the sounds of a crying baby. Emma Noakes reads Catherine Mant's tale.


FRI 18:45 RL Stevenson - The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (b00859tj)
Episode 5

It's Henry Jekyll's turn to tell the story, as the bizarre truth is finally revealed. Concluded by Tim Pigott-Smith. From April 1996.


FRI 19:00 The Navy Lark (b015qxph)
[Repeat of broadcast at 08:00 today]


FRI 19:30 Steptoe and Son (b007jlll)
[Repeat of broadcast at 08:30 today]


FRI 20:00 Paul Temple (b00rlb29)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:00 today]


FRI 20:30 Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse (b015qqx9)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:30 today]


FRI 20:45 Ian Rankin - Beggars Banquet (b00mw69h)
[Repeat of broadcast at 06:45 today]


FRI 21:00 Evelyn Waugh Short Stories (b007k30q)
[Repeat of broadcast at 11:00 today]


FRI 21:15 Alan Plater - Only a Matter of Time (b007qrqk)
[Repeat of broadcast at 11:15 today]


FRI 22:00 What's So Funny? (b015qscg)
[Repeat of broadcast at 07:30 today]


FRI 22:30 The Nick Revell Show (b00ckmj4)
Series 2

Visitors

When Nick's teenage niece and his oldest wild rock n roller friend both come to stay, Nick finds himself a surrogate parent, but for whom?

A sitcom for the 1990s, written by and starring comedian Nick Revell.

With:

Alistair McGowan
Doon MacKichan
Brian Bowles
Mickey Hutton
Susannah Doyle

Producer: Ioan Magnusson

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in June 1993.


FRI 23:00 The Lee Mack Show (b00bfq1c)
Midge Ure

Midge Ure joins the quick-fire comic for stand-up, sketches and music. With Angela McHale and Steve Brown. From March 2005.


FRI 23:30 And Now in Colour (b007w56x)
Series 1

Fairground

The sketch show team take their audience to the fair for Will's birthday – and England’s World Cup clichés...

Precision comedy written and performed by Tim Firth, Tim de Jongh, Michael Rutger and William Vandyck.

Producer: Lissa Evans

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in April 1990




LIST OF THIS WEEK'S PROGRAMMES
(Note: the times link back to the details; the pids link to the BBC page, including iPlayer)

A Short History of Vampires 18:30 SUN (b00yhwyc)

A Short History of Vampires 00:30 MON (b00yhwyc)

Alan Plater - Only a Matter of Time 11:15 FRI (b007qrqk)

Alan Plater - Only a Matter of Time 21:15 FRI (b007qrqk)

Alan Plater - The Devil's Music 11:15 TUE (b007qx2y)

Alan Plater - The Devil's Music 21:15 TUE (b007qx2y)

Alan Plater - The Devil's Music 04:15 WED (b007qx2y)

Alan Plater - The Devil's Music 11:15 WED (b007qvgd)

Alan Plater - The Devil's Music 21:15 WED (b007qvgd)

Alan Plater - The Devil's Music 04:15 THU (b007qvgd)

Alan Plater - The Devil's Music 11:15 THU (b007qss0)

Alan Plater - The Devil's Music 21:15 THU (b007qss0)

Alan Plater - The Devil's Music 04:15 FRI (b007qss0)

Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse 01:30 SAT (b015fqpm)

Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse 06:30 MON (b015p82f)

Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse 13:30 MON (b015p82f)

Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse 20:30 MON (b015p82f)

Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse 01:30 TUE (b015p82f)

Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse 06:30 TUE (b015pbmp)

Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse 13:30 TUE (b015pbmp)

Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse 20:30 TUE (b015pbmp)

Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse 01:30 WED (b015pbmp)

Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse 06:30 WED (b015pdvl)

Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse 13:30 WED (b015pdvl)

Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse 20:30 WED (b015pdvl)

Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse 01:30 THU (b015pdvl)

Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse 06:30 THU (b015psp0)

Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse 13:30 THU (b015psp0)

Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse 20:30 THU (b015psp0)

Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse 01:30 FRI (b015psp0)

Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse 06:30 FRI (b015qqx9)

Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse 13:30 FRI (b015qqx9)

Albert Campion - Traitor's Purse 20:30 FRI (b015qqx9)

Alison and Maud 07:00 TUE (b007k31q)

Alison and Maud 17:30 TUE (b007k31q)

Alison and Maud 05:30 WED (b007k31q)

All the Way from Memphis 09:30 WED (b00jnlsm)

All the Way from Memphis 02:30 THU (b00jnlsm)

Ambridge Extra Omnibus 11:15 SUN (b015p5xv)

Ambridge Extra Omnibus 19:15 SUN (b015p5xv)

Ambridge Extra Omnibus 02:15 MON (b015p5xv)

Ambridge Extra 14:15 TUE (b015pcqh)

Ambridge Extra 14:15 THU (b015pvwp)

And Now in Colour 23:30 FRI (b007w56x)

Ballylenon 17:00 MON (b007jpnw)

Ballylenon 05:00 TUE (b007jpnw)

Beachcomber... By the Way 08:30 THU (b0085j96)

Beachcomber... By the Way 12:30 THU (b0085j96)

Beachcomber... By the Way 19:30 THU (b0085j96)

Bleak Expectations 23:00 THU (b00ddx9f)

Blood Lines 18:30 MON (b007k2d4)

Blood Lines 00:30 TUE (b007k2d4)

Blood Lines 18:30 TUE (b007k2fk)

Blood Lines 00:30 WED (b007k2fk)

Blood Lines 18:30 WED (b007k2gx)

Blood Lines 00:30 THU (b007k2gx)

Blood Lines 18:30 THU (b007k2jb)

Blood Lines 00:30 FRI (b007k2jb)

Blood Lines 18:30 FRI (b007k2kp)

Captain Corelli's Mandolin 04:15 SAT (b015fv1y)

Cheltenham Literature Festival Readings 04:00 SAT (b0169gjv)

Clare in the Community 07:00 WED (b0089j0c)

Clare in the Community 17:30 WED (b0089j0c)

Clare in the Community 05:30 THU (b0089j0c)

Comedy on the Boat 22:00 SAT (b015n8ps)

Count Arthur Strong's Radio Show! 07:00 MON (b00cv179)

Count Arthur Strong's Radio Show! 17:30 MON (b00cv179)

Count Arthur Strong's Radio Show! 05:30 TUE (b00cv179)

Country Matters 07:00 THU (b00lvz52)

Country Matters 17:30 THU (b00lvz52)

Country Matters 05:30 FRI (b00lvz52)

Desert Island Discs Revisited 10:00 SUN (b015p5xq)

Desert Island Discs Revisited 21:00 SUN (b015p5xq)

Desert Island Discs Revisited 01:00 MON (b015p5xq)

Doctor at Large 08:30 WED (b009s9n7)

Doctor at Large 12:30 WED (b009s9n7)

Doctor at Large 19:30 WED (b009s9n7)

Double Income, No Kids Yet 09:00 TUE (b00cd4qp)

Double Income, No Kids Yet 02:00 WED (b00cd4qp)

Ellen Dryden - The Lake 13:30 SUN (b007jqb7)

Ellen Dryden - The Lake 03:30 MON (b007jqb7)

Evelyn Waugh - Brideshead Revisited 10:00 TUE (b007k2ms)

Evelyn Waugh - Brideshead Revisited 15:00 TUE (b007k2ms)

Evelyn Waugh - Brideshead Revisited 03:00 WED (b007k2ms)

Evelyn Waugh - Brideshead Revisited 10:00 WED (b007k2nx)

Evelyn Waugh - Brideshead Revisited 15:00 WED (b007k2nx)

Evelyn Waugh - Brideshead Revisited 03:00 THU (b007k2nx)

Evelyn Waugh - Brideshead Revisited 10:00 THU (b007k2q1)

Evelyn Waugh - Brideshead Revisited 15:00 THU (b007k2q1)

Evelyn Waugh - Brideshead Revisited 03:00 FRI (b007k2q1)

Evelyn Waugh - Brideshead Revisited 10:00 FRI (b007k2r7)

Evelyn Waugh - Brideshead Revisited 15:00 FRI (b007k2r7)

Evelyn Waugh Short Stories 11:00 MON (b007jwv8)

Evelyn Waugh Short Stories 21:00 MON (b007jwv8)

Evelyn Waugh Short Stories 04:00 TUE (b007jwv8)

Evelyn Waugh Short Stories 11:00 TUE (b007jwxj)

Evelyn Waugh Short Stories 21:00 TUE (b007jwxj)

Evelyn Waugh Short Stories 04:00 WED (b007jwxj)

Evelyn Waugh Short Stories 11:00 WED (b008fxr8)

Evelyn Waugh Short Stories 21:00 WED (b008fxr8)

Evelyn Waugh Short Stories 04:00 THU (b008fxr8)

Evelyn Waugh Short Stories 11:00 THU (b008d1xh)

Evelyn Waugh Short Stories 21:00 THU (b008d1xh)

Evelyn Waugh Short Stories 04:00 FRI (b008d1xh)

Evelyn Waugh Short Stories 11:00 FRI (b007k30q)

Evelyn Waugh Short Stories 21:00 FRI (b007k30q)

Fags, Mags and Bags 07:30 TUE (b00rblt5)

Fags, Mags and Bags 22:00 TUE (b00rblt5)

Five Stories by Rose Tremain 07:15 SUN (b00cqh5g)

Five Stories by Rose Tremain 13:15 SUN (b00cqh5g)

Foul Play 09:30 FRI (b007jqkf)

Freedom Pass 17:00 SUN (b00ssn7l)

Front Row Interviews 10:50 SUN (b015p5xs)

Front Row Interviews 21:50 SUN (b015p5xs)

Front Row Interviews 01:50 MON (b015p5xs)

Greg at The Stand 22:45 SAT (b015n8pv)

HP Lovecraft - The Shadow Over Innsmouth 00:30 SAT (b015fv26)

HR 09:30 MON (b00hr5p5)

HR 02:30 TUE (b00hr5p5)

Hair in the Gate 23:30 TUE (b007k3g1)

Hancock's Half Hour 08:00 WED (b007k0pd)

Hancock's Half Hour 12:00 WED (b007k0pd)

Hancock's Half Hour 19:00 WED (b007k0pd)

How Tickled Am I? 17:30 SUN (b00f670x)

I'm Sorry, I'll Read That Again 14:00 SAT (b00j3f88)

I'm Sorry, I'll Read That Again 08:30 MON (b00j3f8d)

I'm Sorry, I'll Read That Again 12:30 MON (b00j3f8d)

I'm Sorry, I'll Read That Again 19:30 MON (b00j3f8d)

I've Never Seen Star Wars 07:30 SUN (b015fkl4)

I've Never Seen Star Wars 22:00 SUN (b015fkl4)

I've Never Seen Star Wars 09:00 MON (b015p8sr)

I've Never Seen Star Wars 22:30 MON (b015p8sr)

I've Never Seen Star Wars 02:00 TUE (b015p8sr)

Ian Rankin - Beggars Banquet 06:45 MON (b00mtr89)

Ian Rankin - Beggars Banquet 13:45 MON (b00mtr89)

Ian Rankin - Beggars Banquet 20:45 MON (b00mtr89)

Ian Rankin - Beggars Banquet 01:45 TUE (b00mtr89)

Ian Rankin - Beggars Banquet 06:45 TUE (b00mv1sl)

Ian Rankin - Beggars Banquet 13:45 TUE (b00mv1sl)

Ian Rankin - Beggars Banquet 20:45 TUE (b00mv1sl)

Ian Rankin - Beggars Banquet 01:45 WED (b00mv1sl)

Ian Rankin - Beggars Banquet 06:45 WED (b00mvd3y)

Ian Rankin - Beggars Banquet 13:45 WED (b00mvd3y)

Ian Rankin - Beggars Banquet 20:45 WED (b00mvd3y)

Ian Rankin - Beggars Banquet 06:45 THU (b00mvqs6)

Ian Rankin - Beggars Banquet 13:45 THU (b00mvqs6)

Ian Rankin - Beggars Banquet 20:45 THU (b00mvqs6)

Ian Rankin - Beggars Banquet 01:45 FRI (b00mvqs6)

Ian Rankin - Beggars Banquet 06:45 FRI (b00mw69h)

Ian Rankin - Beggars Banquet 13:45 FRI (b00mw69h)

Ian Rankin - Beggars Banquet 20:45 FRI (b00mw69h)

J Kingston Platt's Showbiz Handbook 17:00 THU (b007jzkv)

J Kingston Platt's Showbiz Handbook 05:00 FRI (b007jzkv)

Jake Arnott - The Long Firm 23:30 SAT (b015n9xq)

Jennifer Donnelly - A Gathering Light 23:45 SAT (b015n9xs)

Julie Enfield Investigates 13:15 SAT (b007jsjl)

Julie Enfield Investigates 03:15 SUN (b007jsjl)

Laura Solon - Talking and Not Talking 23:00 TUE (b00y9xdg)

Like They've Never Been Gone 09:00 THU (b00cr32p)

Like They've Never Been Gone 02:00 FRI (b00cr32p)

Listen to Les 08:30 SUN (b00c475s)

Listen to Les 15:30 SUN (b00c475s)

Listen to Les 20:30 SUN (b00c475s)

Loose Ends 11:15 MON (b015mscz)

Loose Ends 21:15 MON (b015mscz)

Loose Ends 04:15 TUE (b015mscz)

Mark Thomas: The Manifesto 23:30 THU (b00qjx5j)

Mark Watson Makes the World Substantially Better 22:30 WED (b00d0sjl)

Michael Holroyd - A Strange Eventful History 14:30 MON (b015pb1m)

Michael Holroyd - A Strange Eventful History 14:30 TUE (b015pcqk)

Michael Holroyd - A Strange Eventful History 14:30 WED (b015sd2s)

Michael Holroyd - A Strange Eventful History 14:30 THU (b015pw1l)

Michael Holroyd - A Strange Eventful History 14:30 FRI (b015r2bd)

Mike Walker - 2025 18:00 SAT (b00hy94c)

Mike Walker - 2025 00:00 SUN (b00hy94c)

Miranda Hart's Joke Shop 22:30 TUE (b00mbfmf)

Newsjack 23:00 SUN (b015h37w)

Newsjack 22:30 THU (b015pw1q)

PL Travers - Mary Poppins 09:00 SUN (b00slpvx)

PL Travers - Mary Poppins 16:00 SUN (b00slpvx)

PL Travers - Mary Poppins 05:00 MON (b00slpvx)

Paid Servant 14:00 MON (b00dyb0p)

Paid Servant 14:00 TUE (b00dyc0l)

Paid Servant 14:00 WED (b00dyp5n)

Paid Servant 14:00 THU (b00dyydb)

Paid Servant 14:00 FRI (b00dz52y)

Paper Gardens 11:00 SUN (b007k2cs)

Paper Gardens 19:00 SUN (b007k2cs)

Paper Gardens 02:00 MON (b007k2cs)

Paul Temple 01:00 SAT (b007jn7r)

Paul Temple 06:00 MON (b007s6jt)

Paul Temple 13:00 MON (b007s6jt)

Paul Temple 20:00 MON (b007s6jt)

Paul Temple 01:00 TUE (b007s6jt)

Paul Temple 06:00 TUE (b007s84b)

Paul Temple 13:00 TUE (b007s84b)

Paul Temple 20:00 TUE (b007s84b)

Paul Temple 01:00 WED (b007s84b)

Paul Temple 06:00 WED (b007s8rj)

Paul Temple 13:00 WED (b007s8rj)

Paul Temple 20:00 WED (b007s8rj)

Paul Temple 01:00 THU (b007s8rj)

Paul Temple 06:00 THU (b007swg7)

Paul Temple 13:00 THU (b007swg7)

Paul Temple 20:00 THU (b007swg7)

Paul Temple 01:00 FRI (b007swg7)

Paul Temple 06:00 FRI (b00rlb29)

Paul Temple 13:00 FRI (b00rlb29)

Paul Temple 20:00 FRI (b00rlb29)

RL Stevenson - The Master of Ballantrae 03:00 SAT (b00cbcpd)

RL Stevenson - The Master of Ballantrae 10:00 MON (b00cbmp9)

RL Stevenson - The Master of Ballantrae 15:00 MON (b00cbmp9)

RL Stevenson - The Master of Ballantrae 03:00 TUE (b00cbmp9)

RL Stevenson - The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde 18:45 MON (b0081sjk)

RL Stevenson - The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde 00:45 TUE (b0081sjk)

RL Stevenson - The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde 18:45 TUE (b0081tfy)

RL Stevenson - The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde 00:45 WED (b0081tfy)

RL Stevenson - The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde 18:45 WED (b0084yhk)

RL Stevenson - The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde 00:45 THU (b0084yhk)

RL Stevenson - The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde 18:45 THU (b00858dr)

RL Stevenson - The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde 18:45 FRI (b00859tj)

Revolting People 23:00 WED (b007jrt6)

Ring Around the Bath 05:00 SAT (b00nm9sj)

Ring Around the Bath 17:00 FRI (b00nsnhg)

Robert Easby - Oneira 00:00 SAT (b007k29f)

Round the Horne 08:00 MON (b00nnpz7)

Round the Horne 12:00 MON (b00nnpz7)

Round the Horne 19:00 MON (b00nnpz7)

Ruth Rendell - The Fever Tree and Other Stories 23:00 SAT (b00tcwpv)

Saturday Live Poetry Pop-Up 08:00 SAT (b015fkv9)

Saturday Live Poetry Pop-Up 15:00 SAT (b015fkv9)

Saturday Live Poetry Pop-Up 01:00 SUN (b015fkv9)

Second Holmes 02:00 SAT (b015frk0)

Second Holmes 09:00 FRI (b015qy32)

Sheila Hancock - The Two of Us 14:45 MON (b00qxz91)

Sheila Hancock - The Two of Us 14:45 TUE (b00qy400)

Sheila Hancock - The Two of Us 14:45 WED (b00qylgw)

Sheila Hancock - The Two of Us 14:45 THU (b00qyqdc)

Sheila Hancock - The Two of Us 14:45 FRI (b00qyrch)

So Wrong It's Right 07:30 THU (b00scw1t)

So Wrong It's Right 22:00 THU (b00scw1t)

Somebody Laughed: Eddie Braben Brings You Sunshine 09:00 SAT (b007lm74)

Somebody Laughed: Eddie Braben Brings You Sunshine 19:00 SAT (b007lm74)

Speak Spirit Speak 07:30 SAT (b00xmv2b)

Stan Barstow - A Kind of Loving Omnibus 06:00 SUN (b015p5xj)

Stan Barstow - A Kind of Loving Omnibus 12:00 SUN (b015p5xj)

Steptoe and Son 08:30 FRI (b007jlll)

Steptoe and Son 12:30 FRI (b007jlll)

Steptoe and Son 19:30 FRI (b007jlll)

Take It From Here 08:00 SUN (b015p5xn)

Take It From Here 15:00 SUN (b015p5xn)

Take It From Here 20:00 SUN (b015p5xn)

Take It From Here 03:00 MON (b015p5xn)

The 4 O'Clock Show 16:00 MON (b015pb3p)

The 4 O'Clock Show 16:00 TUE (b015pcqm)

The 4 O'Clock Show 16:00 WED (b015pqjr)

The 4 O'Clock Show 16:00 THU (b015pw1n)

The 4 O'Clock Show 16:00 FRI (b015r2bg)

The 99p Challenge 09:30 THU (b00nnpzc)

The 99p Challenge 02:30 FRI (b00nnpzc)

The Brothers 09:00 WED (b00pm21g)

The Brothers 02:00 THU (b00pm21g)

The Burkiss Way 14:30 SAT (b007jrxq)

The Burkiss Way 08:30 TUE (b00cm26d)

The Burkiss Way 12:30 TUE (b00cm26d)

The Burkiss Way 19:30 TUE (b00cm26d)

The Castle 07:30 WED (b00h8ym4)

The Castle 22:00 WED (b00h8ym4)

The Comedy Club Interviews 22:55 SUN (b015p5xx)

The Comedy Club Interviews 22:55 TUE (b0164912)

The Comedy Club Interviews 22:55 WED (b0164918)

The Diary of Samuel Pepys Omnibus 12:00 SAT (b0162jg4)

The Diary of Samuel Pepys Omnibus 02:00 SUN (b0162jg4)

The Eric Morecambe and Ernie Wise Show 17:00 WED (b01s254c)

The Eric Morecambe and Ernie Wise Show 05:00 THU (b01s254c)

The Goon Show 08:00 TUE (b007xt2f)

The Goon Show 12:00 TUE (b007xt2f)

The Goon Show 19:00 TUE (b007xt2f)

The Harpoon 23:30 SUN (b007n0st)

The Late Alfred Hitchcock Presents 01:45 SAT (b00tr8d2)

The Lee Mack Show 23:00 FRI (b00bfq1c)

The Little World of Don Camillo 05:30 SAT (b00thsf3)

The Little World of Don Camillo 07:00 FRI (b00tl09s)

The Little World of Don Camillo 17:30 FRI (b00tl09s)

The Maltby Collection 22:30 SUN (b00ct1wk)

The Men from the Ministry 08:00 THU (b015pvwm)

The Men from the Ministry 12:00 THU (b015pvwm)

The Men from the Ministry 19:00 THU (b015pvwm)

The Museum of Curiosity 07:30 MON (b015bxql)

The Museum of Curiosity 22:00 MON (b015bxql)

The Navy Lark 08:00 FRI (b015qxph)

The Navy Lark 12:00 FRI (b015qxph)

The Navy Lark 19:00 FRI (b015qxph)

The News Quiz Extra 23:00 MON (b015pb7j)

The Nick Revell Show 22:30 FRI (b00ckmj4)

The Scarifyers 18:00 SUN (b00j18v0)

The Scarifyers 00:00 MON (b00j18v0)

The Science of DIY 11:45 SUN (b008wfcc)

The Science of DIY 19:45 SUN (b008wfcc)

The Science of DIY 02:45 MON (b008wfcc)

The Tape Recorded Highlights of a Humble Bee 23:45 MON (b00p87nr)

This Sceptred Isle 14:15 MON (b009m42z)

This Sceptred Isle 14:15 WED (b009mbfk)

This Sceptred Isle 14:15 FRI (b009nh07)

Tickets Please 23:30 WED (b00p1nm5)

To the Manor Born 17:00 TUE (b007jm7w)

To the Manor Born 05:00 WED (b007jm7w)

Trivia Test Match 02:30 SAT (b00nmywc)

Two Minute Tales 13:10 SAT (b015f99z)

Two Minute Tales 03:10 SUN (b015f99z)

Two Minute Tales 07:10 SUN (b015p5xl)

Two Minute Tales 13:10 SUN (b015p5xl)

Wally K Daly 18:00 MON (b007js5k)

Wally K Daly 00:00 TUE (b007js5k)

Wally K Daly 18:00 TUE (b007js5w)

Wally K Daly 00:00 WED (b007js5w)

Wally K Daly 18:00 WED (b007js66)

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Wally K Daly 18:00 THU (b007jt6t)

Wally K Daly 00:00 FRI (b007jt6t)

Wally K Daly 18:00 FRI (b007k3zb)

What's So Funny? 17:30 SAT (b015frjw)

What's So Funny? 05:30 SUN (b015frjw)

What's So Funny? 07:30 FRI (b015qscg)

What's So Funny? 22:00 FRI (b015qscg)

Whispers 09:30 TUE (b007k356)

Whispers 02:30 WED (b007k356)

Willy Russell - Educating Rita 06:00 SAT (b015n8pq)

Willy Russell - Educating Rita 16:00 SAT (b015n8pq)

Willy Russell - Educating Rita 04:00 SUN (b015n8pq)