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15/06/2014

On Pick of the Week this week, Sheila McClennon hears about the men who are sleeping in their cars at night rather than admit to their families they have nowhere else to go. There's South America's version of the VW Beetle - the Fusca, and why it's Brazil's favourite little car. Rebecca Front warns about the perils of politeness after her childhood home is taken over by a complete stranger and journalist Grace Dent, wonders what's in a name and if hers can help her achieve a state of Grace. There are the little heard voices of Indian soldiers in Northern France in World War One and Lenny Henry takes on Groucho Marx to imagine his meeting with the poet T S Eliot.

Alex Horne Presents The Horne Section (Radio 4 - 10th June)

Witness: The Fusca - The Car that Charmed Brazil (World Service - 12th June)

Afternoon Drama - Men Who Sleep in Cars (Radio 4 - 12th June)

Book of the Week - Curious: True Stories and Loose Connections (Radio 4 - All-week)

To Hull and Back (Radio 2 - 11th June)

Paper Cuts: Jennifer Saunders (Radio 2 - 11/12th June)

Wayne's Secret World of the Organ (Radio 4 - 10th June)

Between the Ears: Dear Mr Eliot When Groucho Met Tom (Radio 3 - 14th June)

The Documentary: World War One (World Service - 14th June)

CBeebies Day Out With Dad (CBeebies Radio)

The Documentary: The Women of the Arab Spring (World Service - 10th June)

Private Passions: Eva Schloss (Radio 3 - 15th June).

45 minutes

Last on

Sun 15 Jun 2014 18:15
BBC Radio 4 FM only
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