Last Word

Last Word

Radio 4’s obituary programme, marking the lives of significant figures who have died recently, presented by Matthew Bannister and broadcast every Friday at 16.00. The podcast episode is published on Friday evening.

Updated: weekly
Episodes available for: 30 days
Series Feed: RSS

  • 12 Dec 13MB

    LastWord: Stella Young, Queen Fabiola, Bernard Stonehouse, Kent Haruf, Ralph Baer

    Radio 4's obituary programme, telling the lives of significant figures who have died recently. This week Matthew

    Duration: 29 mins

  • 05 Dec 13MB

    LastWord: Jeremy Thorpe, Ian McLagan, Viktor Tikhonov, Trevor Pharo and Sabah

    Radio 4's obituary programme telling the lives of significant figures who have died recently. This week Matthew

    Duration: 28 mins

  • 28 Nov 13MB

    LastWord: PD James, 'Mad' Frankie Fraser, Glen A Larson, Medlin Lewis-Spencer, Arthur Butterworth MBE

    Radio 4's obituary programme, telling the lives of significant figures who have died recently. This week Matthew

    Duration: 29 mins

  • 21 Nov 13MB

    LastWord: Sir Thomas Macpherson, Mike Nichols, Alexander Grothendieck, Paul Vaughan, Leonore Davidoff and Jimmy Ruffin

    Radio 4's obituary programme, telling the lives of significant figures who have died recently. This week Matthew

    Duration: 29 mins