Programme Index

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Woman's Hour

Alison Balsom; Great Men Value Women; UKIP

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Great Men Value Women - a school initiative talking to teenage boys about masculinity. Plus trumpeter Alison Balsom, UKIP and women, and Noreena Hertz on making good decisions. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Alison Balsom
Interviewed Guest:
Janice Atkinson
Interviewed Guest:
Doc Brown
Interviewed Guest:
Karen Ruimy
Interviewed Guest:
James Dawson
Interviewed Guest:
Noreena Hertz

15 Minute Drama

Al Smith - Life in the Freezer

Episode 4: Lamb and Apricots

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

When Neil breaks up with his girlfriend, he needs his mother but now he has only his father to turn to, and Leonard is not sure he is up to the task. Stars Jonathan Bailey. Show more

Brief Lives

Series 6

Episode 3

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Ronnie discovers her long-lost younger sister set up in a quayside apartment in the posh end of Salford. How can she afford to live there? Show more

Ramblings

Series 25

Episode 1: The Tuesday Walkers of North Devon

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Clare Balding launches a new series by joining the Tuesday Walkers of North Devon, to discover the vital role the group plays in the lives of its members, who are all now retired. Show more

Open Book

Jo Nesbo on his new Harry Hole thriller Police

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Jo Nesbo on his new Harry Hole thriller Police, we go in search of buried gems as Mariella Frostrup discusses pirate literature, and Frank Tallis on the book he'd never lend. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Jo Nesbo
Interviewed Guest:
Neil Rennie
Interviewed Guest:
Claire Jowitt
Interviewed Guest:
FR Tallis
Producer:
Andrea Kidd

The Film Programme

Diana; Tony Gilroy and Hossein Amini; Metro Manila; Trevor Howard

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Francine Stock talks to director Oliver Hirschbiegel about controversial biopic Diana. Tony Gilroy and Hossein Amini on the art of screenwriting, and Sean Ellis on Metro Manila. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Francine Stock
Interviewed Guest:
Oliver Hirschbiegel
Interviewed Guest:
Hossein Amini
Interviewed Guest:
Sean Ellis
Interviewed Guest:
Melanie Williams
Producer:
Elaine Lester

Fags, Mags and Bags

Series 5

Episode 3: Effervescent Members

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Local headmistress Mrs Temple tackles Ramesh over a new range of sweets. Stars Sanjeev Kohli and Donald Mcleary. From October 2012. Show more

Front Row

Woody Allen interview, with Sally Hawkins and Mike Leigh

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Mark Lawson talks to writer and director Woody Allen, whose new film Blue Jasmine stars Cate Blanchett and Sally Hawkins. Sally Hawkins and Mike Leigh also share their thoughts. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mark Lawson
Interviewed Guest:
Woody Allen
Interviewed Guest:
Mike Leigh
Interviewed Guest:
Sally Hawkins

15 Minute Drama

Al Smith - Life in the Freezer

Episode 4: Lamb and Apricots

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

When Neil breaks up with his girlfriend, he needs his mother but now he has only his father to turn to, and Leonard is not sure he is up to the task. Stars Jonathan Bailey. Show more

Book of the Week

Sandra Hempel - The Inheritor's Powder: A Cautionary Tale of Poison, Betrayal and Greed

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Criminal poisoning in the 19th century was remarkably easy. After an entire family was killed by arsenic, the race was on for a test to catch the culprits. Show more

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