Front Row

BBC Radio 4

Society & Culture

Live magazine programme on the worlds of arts, literature, film, media and music


FrontRow: Maxine Peake; David Nobbs 04 Jul 14

July 4th, 2014

Episode 449 of 1502 episodes

Front Row comes from Yorkshire with a special edition dedicated to the first cultural festival to accompany the Tour de France. Kirsty’s guests include Maxine Peake on her stage debut as a playwright with the premiere of Beryl; David Nobbs, the creator of Reginald Perrin, discusses his new novel set in a small town in the Pennines; Graham Watson on photographing every Tour de France since 1983, and a visit to the Fields of Vision, a project which has turned farmers’ fields into works of art.

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