Conversations From A Long Marriage. Image shows from L to R: Roger (Roger Allam), Joanna (Joanna Lumley)
Conversations From A Long Marriage

Conversations From A Long Marriage

  • Radio sitcom
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 2018 - 2024
  • 31 episodes (5 series)

Joanna Lumley and Roger Allam play a couple who have been married for over 40 years.

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Series 2, Episode 4 - If You Go Away

Joanna has a health scare and worries that she has not lived a life of achievement and will never have a blue plaque, or win a Booker Prize. Then they both receive very sad news.

Further details

Joanna has a health scare and tells Roger that she's frightened they'll both die before HS2 is completed and 'I don't want to be in a world if we are not in it.' He struggles to respond with a sensible answer. Then they both receive very bad news.

Broadcast details

Date
Wednesday 20th January 2021
Time
6:30pm
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Length
30 minutes

Repeats

Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Wednesday 27th January 2021 7:30am Radio 4 Extra
Wednesday 27th January 2021 5:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Wednesday 27th January 2021 10:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 28th January 2021 5:30am Radio 4 Extra
Wednesday 25th January 2023 6:30pm Radio 4
Wednesday 1st February 2023 10:00pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Cast
Joanna Lumley Joanna
Roger Allam Roger
Writing team
Jan Etherington Writer
Production team
Claire Jones Producer

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