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Woman's Hour

Women playwrights; Does the education system fail boys?

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Does the education system fail boys? Sally Nicholls on her new ghost story for teenagers about the legacy of fostering and adoption. Jane Garvey presents the female perspective. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Sally Nicholls
Interviewed Guest:
Lucy Kerbel
Interviewed Guest:
Diane Samuels
Interviewed Guest:
Lisa Armstrong
Interviewed Guest:
Louise Nichols
Interviewed Guest:
Dr Alice Sullivan
Interviewed Guest:
Christina Michalos

15 Minute Drama

Love and Mettle

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

The build begins, and catastrophe strikes when the council inform Mrs T she hasn't protected the ancient trees in the garden properly, and the build is ordered to cease immediately. Show more

Drama

Two Pipe Problems

Episode 2: The House on the Marsh

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

William and Sandy travel to a windswept wintry Suffolk in search of William's inheritance - and he makes a life-changing decision about his future. Show more

Contributors

Sandy Boyle:
Stanley Baxter
William Parnes:
Geoffrey Palmer
Jeremy (Policeman):
Stephen Critchlow
Director:
Marilyn Imrie

Genres

A Good Read

Michael Dobbs and Katie Puckrik

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

4 Extra Debut. Michael Dobbs, Katie Puckrik and Harriett Gilbert on books by Kevin Myers, Jennifer Egan and Gabriel Garcia Marquez. From 2013. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Michael Dobbs
Interviewed Guest:
Katie Puckrik
Producer:
Beth O'Dea

It's Your Round

Series 2

Episode 6

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 6 months

Angus Deayton lets Rufus Hound, Roisin Conaty, Alex Horne and Paul Sinha devise their own panel show games. From January 2012. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Angus Deayton
Panellist:
Alex Horne
Panellist:
Roisin Conaty
Panellist:
Paul Sinha
Panellist:
Rufus Hound
Producer:
Sam Michell

Front Row

Blue Is the Warmest Colour; Mojo revival; Sally Wainwright

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Mark Lawson interviews writer Sally Wainwright on the return of Last Tango in Halifax. Plus a review of Blue Is the Warmest Colour, and Jez Butterworth and Ian Rickson discuss Mojo. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mark Lawson
Interviewed Guest:
Sally Wainwright
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Eccleston
Interviewed Guest:
Jez Butterworth
Interviewed Guest:
Ian Rickson
Producer:
Ellie Bury

15 Minute Drama

Love and Mettle

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

The build begins, and catastrophe strikes when the council inform Mrs T she hasn't protected the ancient trees in the garden properly, and the build is ordered to cease immediately. Show more

Book of the Week

CS Lewis - The Screwtape Letters

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

With World War Two raging, the senior devil has some important advice to impart to his protege. Read by Simon Russell Beale. From November 2013. Show more

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