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Start the Week

Evolution and Extinction

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Tom Sutcliffe with Jules Pretty on extinction, Andreas Wagner on evolution's greatest puzzle, Ruth Padel on learning from animals and Chris Stringer on lost human species. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Jules Pretty
Interviewed Guest:
Andreas Wagner
Interviewed Guest:
Ruth Padel
Interviewed Guest:
Chris Stringer

Woman's Hour

Hormones Special

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

What impact do hormones have on women during their lives? Dr Michael Craig, who set up the UK's first female hormone clinic, and Norwich GP Dr Amanda Howe discuss. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Lederer
Interviewed Guest:
Amanda Howe
Interviewed Guest:
Michael Craig
Interviewed Guest:
Annie Evans
Interviewed Guest:
Jan Toledano

15 Minute Drama

Patricia Highsmith - Carol

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. New York, 1948. A theatre designer, Therese Belivet, meets a woman who turns her life upside down. Stars Miranda Richardson. Show more

Home Front

1 December 1914 - Sylvia Graham (Season 2 start)

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

The Graham household prepares for an arrival. Show more

Behind Closed Doors

Behind Closed Doors: Series 2

Episode 1: A Bad Night Out

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

The first in a series of three legal dramas following Barrister Rebecca Nyman. Rafid claims he was wrongly arrested after a night out, is he due compensation from the police? Show more

Contributors

Rebecca Nyman:
Clare Corbett
Barrister Charlie Haines:
Dan Starkey
PC George Simmers:
Ben Crowe
Dr Polly Andrews:
Jane Slavin
Dorina Balan:
Bettrys Jones
Callum Brown:
Monty d'Inverno
Director:
David Neville
Producer:
David Neville

The Food Programme

A Bronx Food Tale

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

New York's south Bronx is still one of the city's most deprived areas. Sheila Dillon meets Karen Washington, a woman who is using food and farming to transform her neighbourhood. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sheila Dillon
Interviewed Guest:
Karen Washington
Interviewed Guest:
Marcel Van Ooyen
Producer:
Dan Saladino

I'm Sorry I Haven't A Clue

Series 62

Episode 3

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

A visit to the Victoria Hall in Stoke-on-Trent for regulars Tim Brooke-Taylor, Barry Cryer and Graeme Garden plus Omid Djalili on the panel and Jack Dee in the chair. Show more

Front Row

St Vincent; Mark Thomas; Evening Standard Theatre Awards

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Kirsty Lang reviews the film St Vincent, which stars Bill Murray as a reluctant babysitter. Plus the winners from the Evening Standard Theatre Awards. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Tom Hiddleston
Interviewed Guest:
Gillian Anderson
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Thomas
Interviewed Guest:
Jeff Park
Interviewed Guest:
Larushka Ivan-Zadeh

15 Minute Drama

Patricia Highsmith - Carol

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. New York, 1948. A theatre designer, Therese Belivet, meets a woman who turns her life upside down. Stars Miranda Richardson. Show more

Start the Week

Evolution and Extinction

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Tom Sutcliffe with Jules Pretty on extinction, Andreas Wagner on evolution's greatest puzzle, Ruth Padel on learning from animals and Chris Stringer on lost human species. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Jules Pretty
Interviewed Guest:
Andreas Wagner
Interviewed Guest:
Ruth Padel
Interviewed Guest:
Chris Stringer

Book of the Week

Discontent and Its Civilizations

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. Mohsin Hamid’s fractured youth in Pakistan and USA and the creation of language, art and identity. Read by Sanjeev Baskhar. Show more

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