December (17 posts)
Friday 21 December 2012, 15:59
Chasing New Year follows Midnight as it happens around the globe, in real time, broadcasting programmes from the archive that reflect different parts of the world as each celebrates the arrival of 2013.
Friday 21 December 2012, 13:08
Hear Beatrix Potter’s Favourite Tale on BBC Radio 4 at 11.30am on 27 December. Here, the presenter Philip Glassborow talks about the story behind the programme.
Friday 21 December 2012, 10:05
Saturday Review on 22 December at 7.15pm presented by Tom Sutcliffe.
Thursday 20 December 2012, 13:26
This Saturday, among our usual baubles, we'll have some balm. William Seighart returns after the success of his Poetry Pharmacy and this time, his theme is the pleasure of solitude.
Thursday 20 December 2012, 12:11
Lewis Carroll's fantastical story collides with Radio 4 in Stephen Wyatt's dramatisation.
Tuesday 18 December 2012, 18:02
This Christmas Radio 4 and Radio 4 Extra pay tribute to Eric Sykes, one of the great English comedians who died earlier this year.
Monday 17 December 2012, 13:46
Simon Tuff, Principal Technologist for BBC Audion and Music Technology Team explains the different file formats available for Radio 4's Satuday Drama, Pinocchio.
Monday 17 December 2012, 11:42
Melvyn Bragg's In Our Time blog, on Shahnameh of Ferdowsi
Friday 14 December 2012, 13:11
Saturday Live: Lee Mack, Paul O'Grady and Fiona Shaw's Inheritance Tracks
Friday 14 December 2012, 11:47
You may recognize the name and be vaguely aware of her as the scantily-clad, drop-kicking heroine of a 60s comic strip. Or you may be one of the secret legion of fans who collect every novel and strip, original artwork and rare editions.