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116 episodes | Podcast, ±11 min episode every 3 days
Daily drama set in Great War Britain. Pure enthralling fiction, set against a backdrop of fact, each 12m episode will be set a hundred years to the day before broadcast, and the series will last the length of the war.
World Update: Daily Commute
7 episodes | Podcast, ±23 min episode every 19 hours
Interviews, the best features and the day's top news with Dan Damon. Available by midday (UK time) and 7am (US Eastern) Monday - Friday. Plus Weekend Extra, every Saturday and The Sunday Feature on Sundays.
The English We Speak
240 episodes | Podcast, ±2 min episode every 6 days
Make the English you speak sound more natural with The English We Speak from bbclearningenglish.com. Every week, we look at a different everyday English phrase or piece of slang in this fun three-minute programme.
Something To Think About (BBC Learning)
8 episodes | Podcast, ±14 min episode every 1 week, 5 days
Collective Worship / assembly resources for school children aged 5 to 7, from BBC Learning, primarily for use in school. Presented by Ben Faulks and featuring opportunities to join in with singing, focused listening and a time for reflection or prayer. Programmes available on Tuesdays with new episodes added the same day each week during term time. Programme duration: 15 minutes.
51 episodes | News, ±29 min episode every 13 hours
The best stories, interviews and on the spot reporting from around the world including highlights from News hour, The World Today and World Briefing. Up to 30 minutes compiled twice a day from the 24 hour News coverage from the BBC World Service.
The World Tonight
5 episodes | Podcast, ±32 min episode every day
When it comes to daily news, The World Tonight takes international events seriously and covers them in depth. Using the BBC's international network of correspondents we report on what is going on, put it in context and provide a forum for debate on the big issues facing us all. The presenter team is led by Ritula Shah. It is broadcast Monday to Friday at 10pm on BBC Radio 4 and lasts for 45 minutes.