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Roots and Holocaust

tomorrow evening (saturday 6th), 8.00-9.00pm, on bbc radio 4
roots and holocaust: when tv taught us a history lesson (presented by gary younge and jonathan freedland) (with lenny henry, maureen lipman, michael grade, and the original kunta kinte, actor levar burton) (in the archive on 4 series)

“Reflections on the extraordinary impact that two landmark TV series had on Britain forty years ago.



Chopping Onions

tomorrow afternoon (tuesday 11th), 2.15-3.00pm, on bbc radio 4 (repeated from may 2013)
chopping onions by becky prestwich, with maureen lipman (in the afternoon drama series)

“Grandmother Esther has suffered a stroke.
Esther’s daughter, Ruth, has insisted she come to stay while she recovers. To welcome Esther, daughter Ruth is attempting to make chicken soup and grand-daughter Vanessa is going to make a desert..
But as the three generations of Jewish women come together in the kitchen, they stir up much more than the soup. A poignant and comic new drama about motherhood.”


Countdown: Maureen Lipman

last friday to this thursday afternoon (21st to 27th march), 2.40-3.30pm, on channel 4 tv
countdown with maureen lipman
(if you miss it, available at

Maureen Lipman: Memory

tomorow night (thursday night/friday morning), 12.20-1.20am, on bbc 2:
Maureen Lipman: If Memory Serves Me Right (more…)


every afternoon this week:
countdown with maureen lipman in dictionary corner (more…)

Maureen Lipman

this morning (tuesday), 8.23-8.28am on radio 4:
maureen lipman (and michael simkins) being interviewed on the today programme on things that go wrong in the theatre

“I never made page 3 – not even in the Jewish Chronicle!” (more…)

Chopping Onions

last thursday 2.15-3.00pm, on bbc radio 4:
Chopping Onions by becky prestwich, with maureen lipman (more…)

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