11 posts about radio 4 on this blog
Tuesday 26 March 2013, 13:27
When Radio 4’s Broadcasting House launched an appeal for lost recordings of Alistair Cooke’s Letter from America, last October, no one could have imagined that it would lead to over 620 missing programmes being restored to the BBC’s archive.
Monday 28 January 2013, 12:18
The winners of this year’s BBC Audio Drama Awards were announced last night at a ceremony in the Radio Theatre at BBC Broadcasting House.
Thursday 24 January 2013, 16:54
A season of George Orwell on BBC Radio 4 starting on Saturday 26 January 2013
Thursday 18 October 2012, 13:27
This November the BBC will be launching an online collection of 920 episodes of Letter from America. You’ll able to listen online or download these to play whenever you want.
Monday 30 April 2012, 14:27
Last week the British Museum's Neil MacGregor, presenter of Radio 4's Shakespeare's Restless World, along with curator Barrie Cook took part in a live blog on the Radio 4 website.
Tuesday 6 September 2011, 19:20
On the 5 live blog station controller Adrian Van-Klaveren has written a post detailing 5 live's coverage of the tenth anniversary of 9/11. He recalls where he was at the time (as I'm sure we've all done in the last few days):
At the time I was Head of BBC Newsgathering. I remember catching up with...
Wednesday 5 January 2011, 15:28
Unless you have kept well clear of the media this week, you will have seen or heard that we have been marking the 60th anniversary of the world's longest running continuous drama. The Archers has been a central part of listener's lives since 1951 and, if nothing else, the past few days have proved...
Friday 15 October 2010, 13:34
Editor's note: Jem Stone is the manager in charge of the messageboards at BBC Radio. Listen to his appearance on Radio 4's Feedback from earlier this afternoon - SB
Wednesday 13 October 2010, 17:33
Without doubt, my highlight of the week will be going to the British Museum on Thursday as we reveal the last object in our series A History of the World in 100 Objects. The Radio 4 series has been a centrepiece of our radio programming over the last year and it is destined to be remembered as one...
Friday 8 October 2010, 15:01
Get those tweets tweeting, and those emails flying, Feedback, the show which airs listener's views and concerns relating to BBC Radio, begins a new series this Friday.
Getting your voice heard, as a listener, has never been more important. If you care about radio, make a noise about it. The BBC is grappling...
Wednesday 29 September 2010, 10:31
As a BBC Director who is often defending the BBC's actions against critics, I often get asked if the BBC could be more vocal about its strengths. So with this in mind, forgive me if this blog is a somewhat shameless celebration of what we do best.
Last week, I hosted a drink to say goodbye to Mark Damazer...