Roadways and Motor Vehicles

Last Edited: 21-Mar-2014 A Global British Comedy Collaborative document. Edited by John Lucas
Broadcast source is BBC Radio Four unless otherwise indicated. Recording quality is considered good unless otherwise indicated.


Date Title
Cast Parameters
13-Sep-2003
20-Sep-2003
India’s Route 66
The Grand Trunk Road
Mark Tully
Corwin Singh Siddhu
28:08, 19789, S
27:57, 19658, S
30-Jan-2004
Snowbound
The Blizzard of 30-Jan-2003and the effects on roads and rails.
Mark Coles
Produced by Sally Spurring
28:04, , S
23-Feb-2004
The Transport Café
Tony Lidington
Produced by Angela Hyde
28:00, 26265, S
15-Mar-2004 to
19-Mar-2004
Route 66
The Queen of 66, Wisbech, Norfolk 
Paddy Maguire
Produced by Neil George
13:54, , S
20-Mar-2004
The Archive Hour—The Island Race
The Isle of Man TT Race Centenary
Murray Walker
Produced by Richard McElroy
57:13, 53654, S
17-Apr-2004
04-Jun-2005
The Archive Hour—And Grandma in the Back Seat
Golden Days of Family Motoring
Matthew Parris
Produced by Ivan Hallet and Nick Patrick
57:20, 53571, S
20-Aug-2004
Shifting Load
Kate Bellingham
Produced by Joanthan Fyles
28:11, 26438, S
31-Aug-2004
We Built the Mersey Tunnel, Boys
70th Anniversary
Stewart Henderson
Produced by David Brest
28:11, 26434, S
24-Oct-2004
31-Oct-2004
07-Nov-2004
The Last Hitch-hiker Rides Again
Kevin Connolly
Produced by Tony Grant
14:06, 13222, S
14:15, 13374, S
13:28, 12638, S
05-Nov-2004
The Mille Miglia – A Stirling Effort
Stirling Moss, Jonathan Legard
Produced by Jonathan Maffey
28:21, 26595, S
2004
25-Apr-2005 to
29-Apr-2005
Routemasters
  1. The Blue and the Green – Road Signs
  2. The Roundabout
  3. White Line, Yellow Line
  4. Pedestrian Crossings
  5. The Road Hump
Joe Kerr
Produced by Matthew Dodd and Hilary Dunn
13:55, 13050, S
14:11, 13298, S
14:11, 13301, S
13:40, 12819, S
13:26, 12600, S
13-Jul-2005
Riding the Bullet
The Royal Enfield Bullet motorcycle
Steve Carter
Produced by Ekane Akanob?
28:52, 27066, S
09-Aug-2005
File on 4 – Bus Companies
Alan Whitehouse
Produced by David Lewis
37:08, 34783, S
12-Aug-2005
White Van Man Speaks
Road rage
Rory Cellan-Jones
Produced by Beattie Rubens
27:39, 25927, S
19-Aug-2005
Lovely Rita
Traffic wardens
Ade Daramy
Produced by Anna Raphael
27:29, 25772, S
R4:-
16-Sep-2005 to
30-Sep-2005
R7:
15-May-2010 to
26-Jun-2010
Freedom Pass
  1. Christopher’s birthplace
  2. Childhood holidays, Southend
  3. London Zoo & Regent’s Park

special with Terry Waite
Alan Coren, Christopher Matthew
Produced by Paul Kobrack

Terry Waite, Christopher Matthew
Produced by Paul Kobrack
27:57, 26216, S
28:05, 26329, S
28:02, 26291, S

27:45, 25974, S
02-Jan-2006
Taxi!
A day in the life of a cab
Mark Bowler
Produced by Paul Kobrack
28:01, 26278, S
17-Jul-2006
24-Jul-2006
31-Jul-2006
The Fall and Rise of the Bicycle
  1. Namibia
  2. England and Denmark
  3. China
Mark Stephen
Produced by Monise Durani and Kate Bissell
28:07, 26369, S
27:51, 26125, S
28:20, 26570, S
24-Jul-2006 to
28-Jul-2006
In Drovers’ Boots
Huw Williams
Produced by Martin Kurzig
13:56, 13079, S
14:34, 13658, S
14:10, 13292, S
14:07, 13250, S
14:31, 13615, S
15-May-2007
Gridlocked – Barge traffic
Gerry Northam
Produced by Kathy Flower
37:00, 34692, S
20-Oct-2007
08-Feb-2008
Speed, Greed and the M25
James May
Produced by Julia Adamson
28:07, 26370, S
27-Feb-2008
Three Men on a Float
Ian Vince, Dan Kieran and
Prasanth Visweswaran
Produced by Kim Normanton
28:00, 26265, S
28-Oct-2009
M1 Magic
Juliet Gardiner
produced by Josie Barnard
28:12, 26452, S
02-May-2008
Fixing a Hole
Sara Parker
Produced by Simon Elmes
28:02, 26287, S
16-Jun-2008
23-Jun-2008
Hitting the Buffers
  1. Transport
  2. The Human Body
Gareth Mitchell
Produced by Michelle Martin
28:03, 26312, S
28:06, 26354, S
09-Aug-2008
Meter Mad – Parking Meters
Jenny Éclair
compiled by Josie Barnard
28:16, 26515, S
18-Aug-2008
City Messengers
Produced by Katie Burningham
28:04, 26316, S
29-Jan-2009
City Messengers: Still Pedalling?
Produced by Katie Burningham
28:04, 26314, S
04-Nov-2009
M1 -- The Modernist Marvel
John Hegley
produced by Emily Palmer
27:52, 26138, S
19-Jun-2010 to
10-Jul-2010
18-Aug-2010
Electric Ride Peter Curran
Producer: Kevin Dawson and Dilly Barlow
27:46, 26045, S
27:48, 26076, S
27:56, 26195, S
27:55, 26173, S
Highlights
42:45, 40095, S
24-Dec-2010
Merry Christmas Morris Minor!
Martin Wainwright
Producers: Janet Graves and Geoff Bird
27:42, 25980, S
R7:
02-Feb-2011
A Fork in the Road - a farmhouse marooned
in the middle of the M62 motorway
Gary O’Donahue
produced by Lawrence Grizzell
27:19, 25618, S
03-Jan-2012
Thinking Streets
Angela Saini
produced by Rahmid Sabha
27:43, 25936, S
04-May-2012
Dave Brown's New Highway Code
Dave Brown
Producer: Janet Graves
27:48, 26011, S
08-Oct-2012 Cheaper Than Walking
Andy Kershaw
Producer: Jeremy Grange
27:23, 25624, S
04-Feb-2013 Hard Shoulder, Soft Heart?
Jolyon Jenkins
peoduced by James Crawford
27:28, 25699, S 


 
 
 
 
   

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