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Woman's Hour

Katie Melua; Sarah McIntyre; female Bishops in Wales; mirrors, Going Grey

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Singer-songwriter Katie Melua, children's illustrator Sarah McIntyre, uninvestigated rapes in Detroit, and what we see in mirrors. Jenni Murray presents the female perspective. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Katie Melua
Interviewed Guest:
Kym Worthy
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah McIntyre
Editor:
Ian Bent

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

A dead glamour model in a five-star hotel sets police inspector Alia Khan on the trail of Bollywood's leading heart-throb. Stars Prerna Chawla, Anand Tiwari, Rajit Kapur. Show more

Brief Lives

Series 6

Episode 2

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Frank is called in to represent Jon, who is accused of historic sexual abuse. This has ramifications, as Jon is a teacher, and his wife has just had a baby. Show more

Last Word

An inventor, an autogyro pilot, a photographer, a science fiction writer and a circus performer

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Matthew Bannister recalls inventor Ray Dolby, autogyro pilot Wing Cmdr Kenneth Wallis, photographer Lewis Morley, sci-fi writer Frederick Pohl and circus performer Lydia Gridneff. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Brian Aldiss
Producer:
Neil George

Bremner's One Question Quiz

Episode 5: Who Runs Britain?

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Rory Bremner, Andy Zaltzman, Kate O'Sullivan and Nick Doody are joined by the chief political commentator for the Telegraph Peter Oborne and Guardian columnist Deborah Orr. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Rory Bremner
Panellist:
Andy Zaltzman
Panellist:
Kate O'Sullivan
Panellist:
Nick Doody
Panellist:
Peter Oborne
Panellist:
Deborah Orr
Producer:
Simon Jacobs

The Archers

13/09/2013

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Ruth's not willing to compromise, and Oliver's making the most of it. Show more

Contributors

Kenton Archer:
Richard Attlee
Shula Hebden Lloyd:
Judy Bennett
David Archer:
Tim Bentinck
Ruth Archer:
Felicity Finch
Tony Archer:
Colin Skipp
Helen Archer:
Louiza Patikas
Tom Archer:
Tom Graham
Ian Craig:
Stephen Kennedy
Matt Crawford:
Kim Durham
Lilian Bellamy:
Sunny Ormonde
Jolene Perks:
Buffy Davis
Fallon Rogers:
Joanna Van Kampen
Kathy Perks:
Hedli Niklaus
Neil Carter:
Brian Hewlett
Oliver Sterling:
Michael Cochrane
Lynda Snell:
Carole Boyd
Kirsty Miller:
Annabelle Dowler
Lewis Carmichael:
Robert Lister
Alan Franks:
John Telfer
Ray Franklin:
Robin Bowerman
Rob Titchener:
Timothy Watson
Martyn Gibson:
Jon Glover
Darrell Makepeace:
Dan Hagley
Producer:
Julie Beckett

Front Row

Mark Rylance; prisons on television; actors on songs

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Actor/director Mark Rylance discusses his staging of Much Ado About Nothing, with Vanessa Redgrave and James Earl Jones. Plus why prisons continue to fascinate TV drama writers. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Rylance
Interviewed Guest:
Dick Clement
Interviewed Guest:
Pete McTighe
Interviewed Guest:
Maureen Chadwick
Interviewed Guest:
David Quantick

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

A dead glamour model in a five-star hotel sets police inspector Alia Khan on the trail of Bollywood's leading heart-throb. Stars Prerna Chawla, Anand Tiwari, Rajit Kapur. Show more

British Conservatism: The Grand Tour

British Conservatism: The Grand Tour - Omnibus

Episode 2: Week 2 Omnibus

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Anne McElvoy tells the stories of big challenges that have spurred British conservatism to reinvent itself, from the Edwardian era to the permissive society. Show more

Book at Bedtime

Jonathan Coe - Expo 58

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Having awoken in a strange hotel room, Thomas returns to the Expo to find that both his roommate Tony and the highly-prized ZETA machine have mysteriously disappeared. Show more

Book of the Week

Deep Sea and Foreign Going: Inside Shipping, the Invisible Industry

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Kendal is involved in a daring rescue, as Rose George shines a light on the hidden workers behind the massive shipping industry. Show more

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