Programme Index

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Woman's Hour

Lesbian wives; Deborah Ellis; Female characters in drama; Helen Fielding

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Jenni Murray presents the female perspective on the world, discussing lesbian wives, author and activist Deborah Ellis, female characters in drama, and author Helen Fielding. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Sally Stott
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Fielding
Producer:
Jane Worsley

15 Minute Drama

Lavinia Greenlaw - Five Fever Tales

Episode 5: Emergency Prescriptions Kept Up One's Sleeve

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

The old ones are still sometimes the best. Drama exploring ancient ideas about malaria, narrated by Siobhan Redmond. Show more

The Architects

Series 1

Mad Hélène

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 2 months

After being dumped, has Sir Lucien finally found love again with a French serial divorcee? Stars Geoffrey Whitehead. From 2014. Show more

Hamlet

Episode 5

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Hamlet returns unexpectedly to Elsinore, where Claudius and Laertes have laid plans to murder him. Stars Jamie Parker. Show more

Contributors

Horatio:
David Seddon
Claudius:
Paul Hilton
Laertes:
Tom Mison
The Gravedigger:
Ben Crowe
2nd Gravedigger:
Will Howard
Fortinbras:
Rik Warden
Director:
Marc Beeby

Genres

Series

Hamlet

Last Word

Mickey Duff, John Tyson, Jill Sinclair, Adolfo Suarez, Oswald Morris

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Matthew Bannister recalls boxing promoter Mickey Duff, explorer John Tyson, ZTT records boss Jill Sinclair, Spanish prime minister Adolfo Suarez and cinematographer Oswald Morris. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Neil George
Interviewed Guest:
John McDonald
Interviewed Guest:
Barry Hearn
Interviewed Guest:
John Earl
Interviewed Guest:
Anne Dudley
Interviewed Guest:
Pierre Perrone
Interviewed Guest:
Gregorio Alonso
Interviewed Guest:
Paul Preston
Interviewed Guest:
Brian Tufano

The News Quiz

Series 83

Episode 7

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Satirical review of the week's news, chaired by Sandi Toksvig, with regular panellist Jeremy Hardy and guest panellists including Susan Calman, Phill Jupitus and Lucy Porter. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sandi Toksvig
Panellist:
Jeremy Hardy
Panellist:
Susan Calman
Panellist:
Phill Jupitus
Panellist:
Lucy Porter

The Archers

28/03/2014

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Fallon is proving popular, and Jill attends to the bees. Show more

Contributors

Jill Archer:
Patricia Greene
David Archer:
Tim Bentinck
Ruth Archer:
Felicity Finch
Kenton Archer:
Richard Attlee
Jolene Archer:
Buffy Davis
Tony Archer:
David Troughton
Helen Archer:
Louiza Patikas
Tom Archer:
Tom Graham
Ian Craig:
Stephen Kennedy
Alistair Lloyd:
Michael Lumsden
Adam Macy:
Andrew Wincott
Jazzer McCreary:
Ryan Kelly
Kirsty Miller:
Annabelle Dowler
Elizabeth Pargetter:
Alison Dowling
Lily Pargetter:
Georgie Feller
Fallon Rogers:
Joanna Van Kampen
Rob Titchener:
Timothy Watson
Roy Tucker:
Ian Pepperell
Hayley Tucker:
Lorraine Coady
Peggy Woolley:
June Spencer
Harrison Burns:
James Cartwright
Director:
Sean O'Connor

Front Row

Ricky Wilson; Muppets Most Wanted; Sebastian Barry; Cush Jumbo

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Ricky Wilson on his new album and The Voice; the new Muppets movie reviewed; Sebastian Barry on his latest novel set in 20th-century Ireland; Cush Jumbo on playing Mark Antony. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Ricky Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Viv Groskop
Interviewed Guest:
Sebastian Barry
Interviewed Guest:
Cush Jumbo

15 Minute Drama

Lavinia Greenlaw - Five Fever Tales

Episode 5: Emergency Prescriptions Kept Up One's Sleeve

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

The old ones are still sometimes the best. Drama exploring ancient ideas about malaria, narrated by Siobhan Redmond. Show more

Five Hundred Years of Friendship

Five Hundred Years of Friendship: Omnibus

Episode 1

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

The changing meaning of friendship over the centuries: the omnibus edition of Dr Thomas Dixon's timely history. Show more

Book at Bedtime

Gabrielle Zevin - The Collected Works of AJ Fikry

Episode 10: A Secret

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Secrets are revealed in a touching love story is about the power of books. Read by Madeleine Potter and Hari Dhillon. Show more

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