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Radio schedule Friday 22nd October 2021

Radio 4
11:30am
Charlotte And Lillian. Image shows from L to R: Charlotte (Helen Monks), Lillian (Miriam Margolyes). Copyright: Giddy Goat Productions

Charlotte And Lillian

Series 3, Episode 4 - The Jump

Determined not to waste her life, Charlotte signs up for a bungee jump. Lillian wonders out loud if feeling dead inside is what makes someone need an adrenaline rush.

Radio 4
6:30pm
The News Quiz. Andy Zaltzman

The News Quiz

Andy Zaltzman is joined by Matt Winning, Geoff Norcott, Elis James and Ayesha Hazarika to discuss the upcoming COP26 summit, Southend's city status and whether we need a plan C.

BBC Radio 4 Extra
7pm
(repeat)
Dad's Army. Copyright: BBC

Dad's Army

Series 2, Episode 13 - Getting The Bird

Jones is running low on meat, but Walker claims that he can get some for him in the form of pigeons. But surely a massive drop in the pigeon population in Trafalgar Square cannot go unnoticed?

BBC Radio 4 Extra
7:30pm
(repeat)
Coming Alive

Coming Alive

Episode 6, Dance On: Terry runs into Sandra's troublesome ex-husband.

BBC Radio 4 Extra
10pm
(repeat)
Stephen Mangan

The Confessional

Series 2, Episode 2 - Anthony Horowitz

This week Stephen meets and listens to the confessions of novelist and screenwriter Anthony Horowitz.

BBC Radio 4 Extra
10:30pm
(repeat)
Mark Watson

Mark Watson Talks A Bit About Life

Series 3, Episode 3 - Autumn

Mark focuses on the season of autumn - the season of falling leaves and (in some cases) falling expectations of life.

BBC Radio 4 Extra
11pm
(repeat)
Brian Appleton's Unofficial Multi-Media Lecture. Brian Appleton (Graham Fellows). Copyright: BBC

Brian Appleton's Unofficial Multi-Media Lecture

Episode 3 - Let's Look At Sound

Brian Appleton reveals how the microphone changed the course of music history.

BBC Radio 4 Extra
11:15pm
(repeat)
BBC Radio 4 Extra

The Jail Diaries Of Sir Ralph Stanza

Episode 3 - Horny on the Inside

This week's participant in Sir Ralph's one-to-one sessions as poet-in-residence at the maximum security jail is suffering badly from missing his spouse.

BBC Radio 4 Extra
11:30pm
(repeat)
28 Acts In 28 Minutes

28 Acts In 28 Minutes

Series 1, Episode 1 - Episode One

John Humphrys gives 28 performers 60 seconds to entertain. With Jason Manford, Ed Byrne and Nicholas Parsons.

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