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Reflections with Peter Hennessy

Series 2

Episode 2: Roy Hattersley

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Roy Hattersley tells Peter Hennessy how a teacher inspired his belief in equality and recalls what he learned about attitudes to poverty while delivering milk on a vacation job. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

On Silbury Hill

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Face-to-face with Neolithic man, Adam Thorpe considers what we can really learn from archaeology. Read by Philip Franks. Show more

Woman's Hour

Jo Pavey; Helen McCrory

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Jo Pavey on running and motherhood, vocational training for young women, Helen McCrory plays Medea, pelvic floor dysfunction in men and Rudyard Kipling's sister Trix. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Jo Pavey
Interviewed Guest:
Rachael Carr
Interviewed Guest:
Marion Plant
Interviewed Guest:
Tiana Locker
Interviewed Guest:
Helen McCrory
Interviewed Guest:
Ruth Jones
Interviewed Guest:
Mary Hamer

15 Minute Drama

The Awakening

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Edna continues to be enraptured by Robert’s company, but there’s a shock in store for her. Kate Chopin's novel which shook the US in 1899 starring Pippa Bennett-Warner. Show more

Contributors

Edna Pontellier:
Pippa Bennett-Warner
Leonce Pontellier:
Guy Paul
Celestine:
Petra Letang
Adele Ratignolle:
Sasha Pick
Madame LeBrun:
Adjoa Andoh
Dr Mandalet:
Peter Marinker
Adaptor:
Janice Okoh

Genres

The Gobetweenies

Series 2

Episode 5: Sex, Guns and Frida Kahlo

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Mimi and Joe turn to the latest parenting theory when daughter Lucy gets a boyfriend. Stars Sarah Alexander. From August 2012. Show more

Home Front

20 August 1914 - Ralph Winwood

Duration: 12 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Escaping the atrocities at home, the Belgian refugees pour into Folkestone and present a new challenge for the townsfolk. Show more

Drama

The Chemistry Between Them

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

It is 1983, and Margaret Thatcher is awaiting her former college tutor, Nobel Prize winner Dorothy Hodgkin, however the visit will put their friendship to the test. By Adam Ganz. Show more

Contributors

Margaret Thatcher:
Catherine Skinner
Dorothy Hodgkin:
Jane Slavin
Alf Roberts:
Stephen Critchlow
Thomas Hodgkin:
Damian Lynch
JD Bernal:
David Cann
Writer:
Adam Ganz
Director:
Nandita Ghose

Genres

Brand

Drama

Front Row

Sin City 2, Tom Conti on Abraham Lincoln, Erasure

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Arts news with John Wilson, including Sin City: A Dame to Kill For, Tom Conti on Abraham Lincoln, Andy Bell and Vince Clarke from Erasure, and unscripted crime drama in Suspects. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Tom Conti
Interviewed Guest:
Andy Bell
Interviewed Guest:
Vince Clarke

15 Minute Drama

The Awakening

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Edna continues to be enraptured by Robert’s company, but there’s a shock in store for her. Kate Chopin's novel which shook the US in 1899 starring Pippa Bennett-Warner. Show more

Contributors

Edna Pontellier:
Pippa Bennett-Warner
Leonce Pontellier:
Guy Paul
Celestine:
Petra Letang
Adele Ratignolle:
Sasha Pick
Madame LeBrun:
Adjoa Andoh
Dr Mandalet:
Peter Marinker
Adaptor:
Janice Okoh

Genres

Reflections with Peter Hennessy

Series 2

Episode 2: Roy Hattersley

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Roy Hattersley tells Peter Hennessy how a teacher inspired his belief in equality and recalls what he learned about attitudes to poverty while delivering milk on a vacation job. Show more

The Future of Radio

Series 1

Good Vibrations

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

More radiophonic secrets as scientists find certain low frequencies have erotic applications. With William Beck. From 2014. Show more

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 6 days

Bea, an amazing cook, is making a cake for her husband's 60th birthday with a special message. Stars Susie Blake. From 2014. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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