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Midweek

Steve Hewlett, Jamie Andrew, Ayo, Philip Walling

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Lively and diverse conversation as Libby Purves meets ventriloquist Steve Hewlett, mountaineer Jamie Andrew, singer-songwriter Ayo and sheep farmer turned barrister Philip Walling. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Steve Hewlett
Interviewed Guest:
Jamie Andrew
Interviewed Guest:
undefined Ayo
Interviewed Guest:
Philip Walling

Brand

Midweek

Regional Variations (2)

Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

The Unexpected Professor

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

National Service in Egypt was an odd sort of prelude to an Oxford degree. Show more

Woman's Hour

The Crimson Field; Intersectionality; Caroline Murphy; Suffragette census boycott

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Professor Kimberlé Crenshaw, the woman who coined the term intersectionality, tells Jenni Murray why feminism can't ignore race. Plus the creator of WW1 drama The Crimson Field. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Kimberle Crenshaw
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Phelps
Interviewed Guest:
Caroline Murphy
Interviewed Guest:
Jill Liddington
Interviewed Guest:
Sue Elliott-Nicholls
Producer:
Karen Dalziel

15 Minute Drama

Soloparentpals.com

Episode 3: It's a Family Affair

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Rosie and Tom have started running a B&B business in his mother's house. The problem is they have not told her, and her arrival for their wedding is imminent. Show more

Gloomsbury

Series 2

Episode 1: Anarchy Looms Over Staplehurst

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

With a general strike looming, the Foxes visit Sizzlinghurst to see how aristocrats live, terrified that the oppressed people of Staplehurst will rise up and storm the castle. Show more

Contributors

Vera Sackcloth-Vest:
Miriam Margolyes
Henry Mickleton:
Jonathan Coy
Mrs Gosling:
Alison Steadman
Lionel Fox:
Roger Lloyd Pack
Ginny Fox:
Alison Steadman
Venus Traduces:
Morwenna Banks
DH Lollipop:
John Sessions
Producer:
Jamie Rix
Writer:
Sue Limb

Drama

The Great British Bridge Scandal

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Deborah Davis's story mirrors a bridge game: four players split into pairs pitted against each other, the stakes could not be higher but this is no game but a battle for truth. Show more

Contributors

Terence Reese:
Nick Waring
Boris Schapiro:
Stephen Critchlow
Dorothy Hayden:
Laurel Lefkow
Ralph Swimer:
Clive Hayward
Leonard Caplan:
David Cann
Sir John Foster:
Michael Bertenshaw
Simon Goldblatt:
Joe Davies
Director:
Tracey Neale

Genres

Brand

Drama

Front Row

Kate Winslet; The Trip to Italy; Timur Vermes; Lord of the Flies

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Kate Winslet on playing an arch villain in new film Divergent; author Timur Vermes about his satire featuring with Hitler as a stand-up; Lord of the Flies as a dance production. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Winslet
Interviewed Guest:
Timur Vermes
Producer:
Dymphna Flynn

15 Minute Drama

Soloparentpals.com

Episode 3: It's a Family Affair

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Rosie and Tom have started running a B&B business in his mother's house. The problem is they have not told her, and her arrival for their wedding is imminent. Show more

Midweek

Steve Hewlett, Jamie Andrew, Ayo, Philip Walling

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Lively and diverse conversation as Libby Purves meets ventriloquist Steve Hewlett, mountaineer Jamie Andrew, singer-songwriter Ayo and sheep farmer turned barrister Philip Walling. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Steve Hewlett
Interviewed Guest:
Jamie Andrew
Interviewed Guest:
undefined Ayo
Interviewed Guest:
Philip Walling

Brand

Midweek

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

The problem with long space voyages complete with troubleshooting tips. Quirky look at the history of space exploration with Helen Keen. From April 2014. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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