Kermode and Mayo's Film Review

with Gemma Arterton (Fri, 23 Sep 2016 15:56:00 +0000)
Gemma Arterton talks to Simon about The Girl With All the Gifts. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week's new films including The Girl With All The Gifts, The Magnificent Seven, Imperium, De Palma and Little Men. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live. Email: mayo@bbc.co.uk Text: 85058 (charged at your standard network rate) Twitter: @wittertainment.

Friday Night Comedy from BBC Radio 4

The News Quiz, 23 September 2016 (Fri, 23 Sep 2016 17:59:00 +0000)
Jeremy Hardy, Rebecca Front, Lucy Porter and Zoe Lyons join Miles Jupp.

Fighting Talk

24/09/2016 (Sat, 24 Sep 2016 12:22:00 +0000)
Colin Murray is judge and jury in front of a live audience at the Motorpoint Arena to celebrate the inaugural PDC Champions League of Darts. His guests will to gain points for wit, knowledge and passion but points will be deducted for nonsense and answers lacking in conviction. The top two scoring panellists go head to head in the final round of defend the indefensible where they must defend an unpalatable statement, however distasteful or absurd for twenty seconds. On this week's panel: former professional darts player Peter Manley, author and presenter Dougie Anderson, Champions League of Darts BBC reporter and sports broadcaster Caroline Barker and darts enthusiast and comedian Paul Sinha. - bbc.co.uk/5live.

Football Weekly - The Guardian

Another Hammers horror show - Football Weekly (Mon, 26 Sep 2016 14:10:01 GMT)
Southampton inflict West Ham’s fifth league defeat of the season. Plus, Arsenal annihilate Chelsea; Manchester United win without Wayne Rooney; and City head to Celtic in the Champions League

This American Life

#597: One Last Thing Before I Go (Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0000)
Words can seem so puny and ineffective sometimes. On this show, we have stories in which ordinary people make last ditch efforts to get through to their loved ones, using a combination of small talk and not-so-small talk.

The Infinite Monkey Cage

The Universe: What Remains to Be Discovered? (Mon, 01 Aug 2016 16:00:00 +0000)
Brian Cox and Robin Ince take to the stage at the Blue Dot Festival, at the home of Radio Astronomy, Jodrell Bank. They are joined on stage by Ben Miller, Charlotte Church, Dr Paul Abel and Professor Tim O'Brien to explore the big questions that are still to be answered about our Universe.

Dave Whyte needs to get out more