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Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week:My Name Is Daphne Fairfax

BBC Radio 4 FM

Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 FM

Book of the Week

My Name is Daphne Fairfax

Episode 4

Duration: 18 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Comedian Arthur Smith reads from his autobiography. Arthur confronts a near-death experience and learns what freedom really means. Show more

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Woman's Hour from 10.45

BBC Radio 4 FM

Woman's Hour

Susan Bullock; Sexism in the criminal justice system

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Elaine Showalter on America's great women writers. Plus, conductor Jane Glover on how she was inspired by Benjamin Britten; and what dying intestate can mean for those left behind.

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray

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Costing the Earth

BBC Radio 4 FM

Costing the Earth

The Environmental Cost of Ageing

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Tom Heap examines the carbon footprint of older people. This age group could play an important part in preparing for climate change in an ageing society. Show more

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Open Book

BBC Radio 4 FM

Open Book

Colm Toibin, Ali Smith, and the new John Wyndham book

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Mariella Frostrup talks to the Irish writer Colm Toibin about his new novel, Brooklyn, and Ali Smith takes Mariella on a walk around the park that inspired her latest fiction. Show more

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The Girl at the Lion d'Or

BBC Radio 4 FM

15 Minute Drama

The Girl at the Lion D'Or

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

The love affair between Charles and Anne begins to look precarious as a political crisis erupts in Paris and, back home, Charles' wife becomes suspicious. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Book at Bedtime: Brooklyn

BBC Radio 4 FM

Book at Bedtime

Colm Toibin - Brooklyn

Episode 4: Christmas Comfort

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Struggling to adapt to city life, Eilis isn't the only member of the Irish diaspora feeling homesick. Read by Niamh Cusack. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Book of the Week:My Name Is Daphne Fairfax

BBC Radio 4 FM

Book of the Week

My Name is Daphne Fairfax

Episode 4

Duration: 18 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Comedian Arthur Smith reads from his autobiography. Arthur confronts a near-death experience and learns what freedom really means. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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