Kermode and Mayo's Film Review

with Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg (Fri, 20 Nov 2015 00:00:00 +0000)
Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg talk to Simon and Mark about Bridge of Spies. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark's reviews of the week's new films including The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 and The Dressmaker. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at Email: Text: 85058 (charged at your standard network rate) Twitter: @wittertainment.

Friday Night Comedy from BBC Radio 4

FriComedy: The Now Show 20 Nov 2015 (Fri, 20 Nov 2015 00:00:00 +0000)
Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis are joined by Freya Parker, John Robins, Emily Taylor, Mitch Benn, and Mae Martin for a comedy take on the week's news. Written by the cast with additional material from Gareth Gwynn, Andy Wolton, Sarah Campbell and Kiri Pritchard-McClean. Produced by Alexandra Smith

Fighting Talk

21/11/2015 (Sat, 21 Nov 2015 00:00:00 +0000)
Georgie Ainslie is judge and jury as her guests aim to gain points whilst discussing the sporting stories of the week. Points are awarded for sporting knowledge and wit but taken away for silly outbursts and nonsense. On this weeks show; Olympic bronze heptathlon medallist Kelly Sotherton, sports pundit Steve Bunce, presenter Dougie Anderson and comedian Ian Stone. Download the podcast -

Football Weekly

Football Weekly: Jamie Vardy and the fleet-footed Foxes top Premier League (Mon, 23 Nov 2015 16:15:30 GMT)
Leicester City lead the way while Liverpool and Tottenham put on stellar showings. Plus, Real Madrid humiliated in the clásico, and make-or-break time for Arsenal in the Champions League

This American Life

#541: Regrets, I've Had a Few (Mon, 23 Nov 2015 00:00:00 +0000)
Every day we make mistakes, and most of the time we just ignore these failings and move forward. But every so often, there is one that makes us pause and take notice. This week, people struggling with those regrets — big and small — that take root and have to be dealt with.

The Infinite Monkey Cage

Forensic Science (Mon, 10 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +0000)
A Forensic look at Forensics No dead strawberries this week, but plenty of dead bodies, as Brian Cox and Robin Ince take a gruesome look at the science of death and some of the more unusual ways that forensic scientists are able to look for and gather clues and evidence. From insects that can be used to give a precise time of death, to the unusual field of forensic botany, It's not just DNA evidence that can be used to pinpoint someone to the scene of a crime. They are joined on stage by Professor Sue Black from the University of Dundee, Dr Mark Spencer, a forensic botanist at the Natural History Museum and comedian Rufus Hound.

Dave Whyte needs to get out more