This Radio 4 programme was broadcast in 1985 - Andrew Whitehead was the presenter and John Theocharis the producer. It features the voices of Bill Fishman, Stan Newens and Raph Samuel as well as readings from Arthur Morrison's classic 1896 novel A Child of the Jago, set in a notorious slum located on the site of what is now the Boundary Street Estate in Shoreditch. Also included are extracts from the reminiscences of Arthur Harding as told to Raph Samuel and recorded in his East End Underworld.
Omnibus: Rudolf Rocker - 1986
A BBC World Service programme presented by Andrew Whitehead and produced by Michael Diamond about the East End anarchist Rudolf Rocker and the Yiddish-speaking movement which he led. The documentary includes the voices of Fermin Rocker, Rudolf's son, Mick Mindel and Leah Feldman.
Against the War: 1, Sir Oswald Mosley - 1989
The founder of the British Union of Fascists, Oswald Mosley, remembered by onetime followers - the first of two programmes on the BBC World Service about those who opposed Britain's participation in the Second World War, presented by Andrew Whitehead.
Against the War: 2, Guy Aldred - 1989
The Glasgow-based anarchist and anti-war campaigner, Guy Aldred, recalled by those who knew and worked with him - the second and concluding programme in Andrew Whitehead's series for the BBC World Service.
Network UK: British Communism - 1989
A short programme presented by Andrew Whitehead about the trials, tribulations and history of the Communist Party of Great Britain: includes the voices of Nina Temple, Gordon McLennan, Martin Jacques, Mike Hicks, Rose Kerrigan, Ian Aitken and others. Broadcast on the BBC World Service, December 1989.
Network UK: Black and Blue - 1990
A World Service programme, presented by Andrew Whitehead, about the involvement of the black and Asian communities in Britain in the Conservative party
Omnibus: British Jews, from socialism to Thatcherism - 1990
A World Service documentary, presented by Andrew Whitehead, on the changing political allegiances of Anglo-Jewry - from left to right. The voices featured in the programme include those of Ian Mikardo, Phil Piratin, Rabbi Jonathan Sacks, Rabbi Julia Neuberger and Alfred Sherman.
Omnibus: Charles Bradlaugh - 1991
For the World Service, a documentary presented by Andrew Whitehead about the political career of Charles Bradlaugh, atheist, republican, radical and Parliamentarian. The voices featured include those of Enoch Powell, Michael Foot, Nicolas Walter and Michael Meadowcroft.
The voices of views of onetime MPs who had chosen to turn their back on Westminster - a somewhat jaundiced view of the way Westminster worked. A World Service programme presented by Andrew Whitehead.
A short radio documentary about the progress of India's economic liberalisation - presented by Andrew Whitehead and broadcast in July 1993
The World Today: Kashmir - 1993
My first programme about Kashmir - looking at the strong separatist sentiment in the Kashmir Valley and the profound violence and tension there, featuring the voices of prominent separatists, senior figures from the police and armed forces, an Indian government minister and ordinary Kashmiris. This was broadcast on the BBC World Service in August 1993, and a quarter-of-a-century later it's depressing how little has changed.
Calcutta's Jews, Armenians and radical music tradition - 1995-8
Three radio features I compiled in the 1990s during visits to Calcutta - about the city's Jewish and Armenian communities, both once prosperous and influential but by then hugely diminished in number; and about the continuing tradition of left-wing activist music, as practised by the Indian People's Theatre Association in the city. Each of these features is about five minutes in duration, and is followed by the unmixed audio inserts.
As India votes in a general election, a snapshot of political loyalties among Muslims in Lucknow, where the Sunni-Shia divide remains acute - presented by Andrew Whitehead and broadcast in February 1998
Assignment: Mauritius - 1998
A look at the ethnic and other divisions within what is often seen as the among the most successful of multi-racial democracies, the Indian Ocean island of Mauritius off the east coast of Africa. Presented by Andrew Whitehead.
Assignment: Divided Kashmir - 2001
A radio documentary recorded on both sides of the Line of Control that divides Kashmir, compiled and presented by Andrew Whitehead and produced by Alastair Elphick
An Incident in Kashmir - 2003
A half-hour documentary on Radio 4 on the attack on the Catholic mission hospital in Baramulla in Kashmir in October 1947, the most notorious event in the lashkar's invasion of the Kashmir valley - and the focus of my later book A Mission in Kashmir. Compiled and presented by Andrew Whitehead, produced by Jo Glanville - production in Kashmir by Vivek Raj. Broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 2003
Assignment: Building Peace in Northern Ireland - 2008
A World Service documentary recorded in Belfast, Stormont and Crossmaglen looking at the potential lessons of the peace process in Northern Ireland, including the views of Martin McGuinness and David Trimble. Compiled and presented by Andrew Whitehead.