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BBC R4


1 of 75 streams from British Broadcasting Corporation

Location: London, Eng, United Kingdom
Format: news/talk/variety
Language: English

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Program Schedule

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Programs in our database:
SaSu 12:00m-12:20a The Newsroom (i) (news, BBC WS)
MTuWThF 12:00m-12:30a Newsday (i) (news, BBC WS)
SaSu 12:20a-12:30a Sports News (i) (sports, BBC WS)
12:32a- 1:00a Food Chain (i) (ecology/garden/rural, BBC WS)
Tu 12:32a- 1:00a Discovery (i) (science/tech, BBC WS)
12:32a- 1:00a Click (i) (science/tech, BBC WS)
Th 12:32a- 1:00a Healthcheck (i) (health, BBC WS)
12:32a- 1:00a Science in Action (i) (science/tech, BBC WS)
Sa 12:32a- 1:00a Boston Calling (i) (documentary, BBC WS)
Su 12:32a-12:50a Trending (i) (miscellaneous, BBC WS)
Su 12:50a- 1:00a More or Less (i) (documentary, BBC WS)
MTuWThF  1:00a- 1:20a Newsday (i) (news, BBC WS)
SaSu  1:00a- 1:20a The Newsroom (i) (news, BBC WS)
MTuWThFSaSu  1:20a- 1:30a Shipping Forecast (i) (weather, BBC)
MTuWThFSaSu  1:30a- 1:43a News Briefing (i) (news, BBC)
MTuWThFSa  1:43a- 1:45a Prayer for the Day (i) (religion/beliefs, BBC)
Su  1:43a- 1:45a Bells on Sunday (i) (religion/beliefs, BBC)
 1:45a- 1:56a Farming Today (i) (science/tech, BBC)
TuWThF  1:45a- 1:58a Farming Today (i) (science/tech, BBC)
Sa  1:45a- 2:00a iPM (i) (magazine, BBC)
Su  1:45a- 2:00a Profile (i) (documentary, BBC)
 1:56a- 1:58a Weather (i) (weather, BBC)
MTuWThF  1:58a- 2:00a Tweet of the Day (i) (science/tech, BBC)
Sa  2:00a- 2:04a News and Papers (i) (news, BBC)
Su  2:00a- 2:05a News Headlines (i) (news, BBC)
MTuWThF  2:00a- 5:00a Today (i) (news, BBC)
Sa  2:04a- 2:07a Weather (i) (weather, BBC)
Su  2:05a- 2:35a Something Understood (i) (religion/beliefs, BBC)
Sa  2:07a- 2:30a Open Country (i) (science/tech, BBC)
Sa  2:30a- 2:57a Farming Today (i) (science/tech, BBC)
Su  2:35a- 2:57a The Living World (i) (science/tech, BBC)
SaSu  2:57a- 3:00a Weather (i) (weather, BBC)
Su  3:00a- 3:10a News and Papers (i) (news, BBC)
Sa  3:00a- 5:00a Today (i) (news, BBC)
Su  3:10a- 3:55a Sunday (i) (religion/beliefs, BBC)
Su  3:55a- 3:57a Radio 4 Appeal (i) (miscellaneous, BBC)
Su  3:57a- 4:00a Weather (i) (weather, BBC)
Su  4:00a- 4:10a News and Papers (i) (news, BBC)
Su  4:10a- 4:48a Sunday Worship (i) (religion/beliefs, BBC)
Su  4:48a- 4:58a A Point of View (i) (talk, BBC)
Su  4:58a- 5:00a Tweet of the Day (i) (science/tech, BBC)
Tu  5:00a- 5:30a The Life Scientific (i) (science/tech, BBC)
 5:00a- 5:45a Start the Week (i) (culture/arts, BBC)
 5:00a- 5:45a Midweek (i) (talk, BBC)
Th  5:00a- 5:45a In Our Time (i) (culture/arts, BBC)
 5:00a- 5:45a Desert Island Discs (i) (documentary, BBC)
Su  5:00a- 6:00a Broadcasting House (i) (talk, BBC)
Sa  5:00a- 6:30a Saturday Live (i) (documentary, BBC)
Tu  5:30a- 5:45a One to One (i) (talk, BBC)
MTuWThF  5:45a- 6:00a Germany: Memories of a Nation (i) (documentary, BBC)
 6:00a- 6:41a Woman's Hour (i) (magazine, BBC)
MTuThF  6:00a- 6:45a Woman's Hour (i) (magazine, BBC)
Su  6:00a- 7:15a The Archers Omnibus (i) (literature/drama, BBC)
Sa  6:30a- 7:00a The Frequency of Laughter: A History of Radio Comedy (i) (documentary, BBC)
 6:41a- 6:55a 15 Minute Drama (i) (literature/drama, BBC)
MTuThF  6:45a- 7:00a 15 Minute Drama (i) (literature/drama, BBC)
 6:55a- 7:00a The Listening Project (i) (documentary, BBC)
 7:00a- 7:30a On Language Location (i) (documentary, BBC)
Tu  7:00a- 7:30a Shared Planet (i) (science/tech, BBC)
 7:00a- 7:30a The Move (i) (documentary, BBC)
Th  7:00a- 7:30a From Our Own Correspondent (i) (talk, BBC)
 7:00a- 7:30a Assassination: When Delhi Burned (i) (documentary, BBC)
Sa  7:00a- 7:30a Week in Westminster (i) (politics/issues, BBC)
Su  7:15a- 8:00a Desert Island Discs (i) (documentary, BBC)
 7:30a- 8:00a Kerry's List (i) (funny, BBC)
Tu  7:30a- 8:00a Dr Hepcat and the Hepster's Dictionary (i) (documentary, BBC)
 7:30a- 8:00a Welcome to Our Village, Please Invade Carefully (i) (funny, BBC)
Th  7:30a- 8:00a In a Nutshell (i) (documentary, BBC)
 7:30a- 8:00a The Missing Hancocks (i) (funny, BBC)
Sa  7:30a- 8:00a From Our Own Correspondent (i) (talk, BBC)
MTuWThFSaSu  8:00a- 8:04a News Summary (i) (news, BBC)
MTuWThF  8:04a- 8:15a Across the Board (i) (talk, BBC)
Sa  8:04a- 8:30a Money Box (i) (business, BBC)
Su  8:04a- 8:32a The Museum of Curiosity (i) (quiz, BBC)
MTuWThF  8:15a- 8:57a You and Yours (i) (talk, BBC)
Sa  8:30a- 8:57a The News Quiz (i) (quiz, BBC)
Su  8:32a- 8:57a Food Programme (i) (food/home, BBC)
MTuWThFSaSu  8:57a- 9:00a Weather (i) (weather, BBC)
Sa  9:00a- 9:10a News (i) (news, BBC)
Su  9:00a- 9:30a The World This Weekend (i) (talk, BBC)
MTuWThF  9:00a- 9:45a World at One (i) (news, BBC)
Sa  9:10a-10:00a Any Questions? (i) (politics/issues, BBC)
Su  9:30a-10:00a In Search of the Real Searchers (i) (documentary, BBC)
MTuWThF  9:45a-10:00a Voices of the First World War (i) (documentary, BBC)
MTuWThF 10:00a-10:15a The Archers (i) (literature/drama, BBC)
Sa 10:00a-10:30a Any Answers? (i) (politics/issues, BBC)
Su 10:00a-10:45a Gardeners' Question Time (i) (ecology/garden/rural, BBC)
MWThF 10:15a-11:00a Afternoon Drama (i) (literature/drama, BBC)
Tu 10:15a-11:00a Tommies (i) (literature/drama, BBC)
Sa 10:30a-12:00n Saturday Drama (i) (literature/drama, BBC)
Su 10:45a-11:00a The Listening Project (i) (documentary, BBC)
Th 11:00a-11:27a Open Country (i) (science/tech, BBC)
11:00a-11:30a Counterpoint (i) (quiz, BBC)
Tu 11:00a-11:30a Short Cuts (i) (documentary, BBC)
11:00a-11:30a Money Box Live (i) (business, BBC)
11:00a-11:45a Gardeners' Question Time (i) (ecology/garden/rural, BBC)
Su 11:00a-12:00n Classic Serial (i) (literature/drama, BBC)
Th 11:27a-11:30a Radio 4 Appeal (i) (miscellaneous, BBC)
11:30a-12:00n Food Programme (i) (food/home, BBC)
Tu 11:30a-12:00n Costing the Earth (i) (science/tech, BBC)
11:30a-12:00n Inside Health (i) (health, BBC)
Th 11:30a-12:00n Open Book (i) (culture/arts, BBC)
11:45a-12:00n Man about the House (i) (literature/drama, BBC)
Sa 12:00n- 1:00p Woman's Hour (i) (magazine, BBC)
12:00n-12:30p The Spirit Child (i) (documentary, BBC)
Tu 12:00n-12:30p Law in Action (i) (documentary, BBC)
12:00n-12:30p Thinking Allowed (i) (science/tech, BBC)
Th 12:00n-12:30p The Film Programme (i) (culture/arts, BBC)
12:00n-12:30p Last Word (i) (documentary, BBC)
Su 12:00n-12:30p Open Book (i) (culture/arts, BBC)
12:30p- 1:00p Digital Human (i) (science/tech, BBC)
Tu 12:30p- 1:00p A Good Read (i) (culture/arts, BBC)
12:30p- 1:00p The Media Show (i) (culture/arts, BBC)
Th 12:30p- 1:00p BBC Inside Science (i) (science/tech, BBC)
Su 12:30p- 1:00p Cold War Poet (i) (documentary, BBC)
12:30p-12:55p Feedback (i) (talk, BBC)
12:55p- 1:00p The Listening Project (i) (documentary, BBC)
Sa  1:00p- 1:30p PM (i) (news, BBC)
Su  1:00p- 1:40p File on 4 (i) (documentary, BBC)
MTuWThF  1:00p- 2:00p PM (i) (news, BBC)
Sa  1:30p- 1:54p The Bottom Line (i) (business, BBC)
Su  1:40p- 1:54p Profile (i) (documentary, BBC)
SaSu  1:54p- 1:57p Shipping Forecast (i) (weather, BBC)
SaSu  1:57p- 2:00p Weather (i) (weather, BBC)
SaSu  2:00p- 2:15p Six O'Clock News (i) (news, BBC)
MTuWThF  2:00p- 2:30p Six O'Clock News (i) (news, BBC)
Sa  2:15p- 3:00p Loose Ends (i) (funny, BBC)
Su  2:15p- 3:00p Pick of the Week (i) (talk, BBC)
 2:30p- 3:00p The Museum of Curiosity (i) (quiz, BBC)
Tu  2:30p- 3:00p Mark Watson Talks a Bit About Life (i) (funny, BBC)
 2:30p- 3:00p In and Out of the Kitchen (i) (funny, BBC)
Th  2:30p- 3:00p John Finnemore's Souvenir Programme (i) (funny, BBC)
F  2:30p- 3:00p The News Quiz (i) (quiz, BBC)
MTuWThFSu  3:00p- 3:15p The Archers (i) (literature/drama, BBC)
Sa  3:00p- 3:15p Profile (i) (documentary, BBC)
MTuWThF  3:15p- 3:45p Front Row (i) (culture/arts, BBC)
Su  3:15p- 3:45p The Write Stuff (i) (quiz, BBC)
Sa  3:15p- 4:00p Saturday Review (i) (culture/arts, BBC)
MTuWThF  3:45p- 4:00p Germany: Memories of a Nation (i) (documentary, BBC)
Su  3:45p- 4:00p Under My Bed (i) (literature/drama, BBC)
 4:00p- 4:30p America's Ballot Battles (i) (documentary, BBC)
Th  4:00p- 4:30p Law in Action (i) (documentary, BBC)
Su  4:00p- 4:30p Feedback (i) (talk, BBC)
Tu  4:00p- 4:40p File on 4 (i) (documentary, BBC)
 4:00p- 4:45p Moral Maze (i) (religion/beliefs, BBC)
 4:00p- 4:50p Any Questions? (i) (politics/issues, BBC)
Sa  4:00p- 5:00p Archive on 4 (i) (documentary, BBC)
 4:30p- 5:00p Analysis (i) (talk, BBC)
Th  4:30p- 5:00p The Bottom Line (i) (business, BBC)
Su  4:30p- 5:00p Last Word (i) (documentary, BBC)
Tu  4:40p- 5:00p In Touch (i) (magazine, BBC)
 4:45p- 5:00p Four Thought (i) (culture/arts, BBC)
 4:50p- 5:00p A Point of View (i) (talk, BBC)
Su  5:00p- 5:26p Money Box (i) (business, BBC)
 5:00p- 5:30p Shared Planet (i) (science/tech, BBC)
Tu  5:00p- 5:30p Inside Health (i) (health, BBC)
 5:00p- 5:30p Costing the Earth (i) (science/tech, BBC)
Th  5:00p- 5:30p BBC Inside Science (i) (science/tech, BBC)
 5:00p- 5:58p Plants: From Roots to Riches (i) (science/tech, BBC)
Sa  5:15p- 6:00p Moral Maze (i) (religion/beliefs, BBC)
Su  5:26p- 5:30p Radio 4 Appeal (i) (miscellaneous, BBC)
 5:30p- 5:58p Start the Week (i) (culture/arts, BBC)
Tu  5:30p- 5:58p The Life Scientific (i) (science/tech, BBC)
 5:30p- 5:58p Midweek (i) (talk, BBC)
Th  5:30p- 5:58p In Our Time (i) (culture/arts, BBC)
Su  5:30p- 6:00p Analysis (i) (talk, BBC)
MTuWThF  5:58p- 6:00p Weather (i) (weather, BBC)
Sa  6:00p- 6:30p Counterpoint (i) (quiz, BBC)
MTuWThF  6:00p- 6:45p The World Tonight (i) (news, BBC)
Su  6:00p- 6:45p Westminster Hour (i) (politics/issues, BBC)
Sa  6:30p- 7:00p Poetry Please (i) (literature/drama, BBC)
MTuWThF  6:45p- 7:00p Book at Bedtime (i) (literature/drama, BBC)
Su  6:45p- 7:00p What the Papers Say (i) (politics/issues, BBC)
 7:00p- 7:15p The Music Teacher (i) (funny, BBC)
 7:00p- 7:30p Wireless Nights (i) (documentary, BBC)
Tu  7:00p- 7:30p Small Scenes (i) (funny, BBC)
Th  7:00p- 7:30p 52 First Impressions with David Quantick (i) (funny, BBC)
 7:00p- 7:30p A Good Read (i) (culture/arts, BBC)
Sa  7:00p- 7:30p Midnight News (i) (news, BBC)
Su  7:00p- 7:30p The Film Programme (i) (culture/arts, BBC)
 7:15p- 7:30p Terry Pratchett (i) (literature/drama, BBC)
Sa  7:30p- 7:48p Brazilian Bonanza (i) (literature/drama, BBC)
 7:30p- 7:55p Today in Parliament (i) (politics/issues, BBC)
MTuWTh  7:30p- 8:00p Today in Parliament (i) (politics/issues, BBC)
Su  7:30p- 8:00p Something Understood (i) (religion/beliefs, BBC)
Sa  7:48p- 8:00p Shipping Forecast (i) (weather, BBC)
 7:55p- 8:00p The Listening Project (i) (documentary, BBC)
Su  8:00p- 8:15p Midnight News (i) (news, BBC)
MTuWThF  8:00p- 8:30p Midnight News (i) (news, BBC)
Su  8:15p- 8:45p Thinking Allowed (i) (science/tech, BBC)
MTuWThF  8:30p- 8:48p Germany: Memories of a Nation (i) (documentary, BBC)
Su  8:45p- 8:48p Bells on Sunday (i) (religion/beliefs, BBC)
MTuWThFSu  8:48p- 9:00p Shipping Forecast (i) (weather, BBC)
MTuWThSu 11:00p-11:06p BBC World News (i) (news, BBC WS)
Su 11:06p-11:50p The Forum (i) (talk, BBC WS)
MTuWTh 11:06p-12:00m Outlook (i) (magazine, BBC WS)
Su 11:50p-12:00m Over to You (i) (media, BBC WS)