Programme Index

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Woman's Hour

Margaret Rope's Stained Glass; Betsy Tobin

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

The stained glass art of Margaret Rope, support for young people experiencing abuse in relationships, Betsy Tobin on her new novel, and civil partnerships for heterosexual couples. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Producer:
Jane Thurlow
Interviewed Guest:
Cath Hanrahan
Interviewed Guest:
Rebecca Steinfeld
Interviewed Guest:
Charles Keidan
Interviewed Guest:
Betsy Tobin
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Stewart
Interviewed Guest:
Dai Rees

15 Minute Drama

The Skool Days of Nigel Molesworth

A Tour of the Cages

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Molesworth and his friend Peason explain the different types of masters and how best to deal with them. Stars Imelda Staunton. Show more

Home Front

23 December 1914 - Sylvia Graham

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

The Christmas tea for the Belgian wounded does not go entirely to plan. Show more

Drama

The Big Broadcast

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Neil Brand's fast-talking musical set in a 1932 Chicago radio studio stars Josie Lawrence and Nigel Harman as an acrimonious songwriting couple who need a new song to save the day. Show more

Contributors

Jean Forsythe:
Josie Lawrence
Grant Thornhill:
Nigel Harman
Arthur Clarke:
Sam Dale
Brannigan:
Sean Baker
Writer:
Neil Brand
Director:
David Hunter

Genres

Brand

Drama

Great Lives

Series 35

Brian Eno on Lord Young of Dartington

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Musician Brian Eno, chooses social reformer and 1945 Labour manifesto writer Michael Young. With Matthew Parris. From 2014. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Matthew Parris
Interviewed Guest:
Brian Eno
Interviewed Guest:
Toby Young
Producer:
Julia Johnson

Cabin Pressure

Series 5

Episode 1: Zurich, pt 1

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

As Martin decides whether to take his new job, is this the end for MJN Air? And just what has Arthur painted on the side of the van? Show more

Contributors

Carolyn Knapp-Shappey:
Stephanie Cole
First Officer Douglas Richardson:
Roger Allam
Capt Martin Crieff:
Benedict Cumberbatch
Arthur Shappey:
John Finnemore
Captain Hercules "Herc" Shipwright:
Anthony Head
Princess Theresa:
Matilda Ziegler
Gordon Shappey:
Timothy West
Bruce Fraser:
Gordon Kennedy
The Auctioneer:
Jonathan Kydd
Director:
David Tyler
Producer:
David Tyler

Front Row

Unbroken, Young Fathers, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Miranda Richardson

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

An interview with Mercury Prize winners Young Fathers, Angelina Jolie's Unbroken reviewed, dance star Mikhail Baryshnikov on his photographs, Miranda Richardson on Mapp and Lucia. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Producer:
Ellie Bury
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Eccleston
Interviewed Guest:
Mikhail Baryshnikov
Interviewed Guest:
undefined Young Fathers
Interviewed Guest:
Miranda Richardson

15 Minute Drama

The Skool Days of Nigel Molesworth

A Tour of the Cages

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Molesworth and his friend Peason explain the different types of masters and how best to deal with them. Stars Imelda Staunton. Show more

Book at Bedtime

The Diary of a Provincial Lady

Episode 2: EM Delafield - The Diary of a Provincial Lady

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Sensitive finances and a visit from a friend. Journal of an upper-middle class woman in 1930s Devon. Read by Claire Skinner. From December 2014. Show more

Book of the Week

Stories in the Stars

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Susanna Hislop on the origins of names of the night sky's constellations: Orion and nearby Taurus. From December 2014. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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