A museum guard's quest to learn the secrets of the universe with a 400-year-old man.
Robert Easby - OneiraThe Big Chill
Featuring jokes, clips and material that you won't have heard in this week's News Quiz.
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A prolonged stay with her uncle and aunt changes a young girl's understanding of the world
Alice Munro - Dear LifeHaven
The cult BBC Radio 1 series hits Greenwich University, London.
Lee and Herring's Fist of FunEpisode 5
Penniless businessman Mr Bedford meets the brilliant Cavor, a scientist with a dream.
HG Wells - The First Men in the MoonEpisode 1
The life and times of the 'mad, bad and dangerous to know' Romantic poet.
The Mark Steel LectureLord Byron
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John le Carre's George Smiley novels, adapted for radio starring Simon Russell Beale.
Simon Brett traces the ties that bind together five comedy classics: from 1939’s Bandwaggon to Much Binding In The Marsh, Hancock's Half Hour and the rarely heard Paradise Street.
Made for 4 Extra. The story told by its listeners, which began with a mistimed proposal and a wrong turning. Find out how the story ends.