Programme Index

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Midweek

Barbara Winton, Lord Alf Dubs, Anne Reid, Dr John C Taylor, Lottie Muir

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Lively and diverse conversation. Libby Purves meets Barbara Winton, Lord Alf Dubs, actor Anne Reid, inventor Dr John C Taylor and horticulturalist and mixologist Lottie Muir. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Barbara Winton
Interviewed Guest:
Alfred Dubs
Interviewed Guest:
Anne Reid
Interviewed Guest:
John C Taylor
Interviewed Guest:
Lottie Muir

Brand

Midweek

Regional Variations (2)

Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

Epilogue: A Memoir

Stranger

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Will Boast's extraordinary family story: Will is nervous about meeting his half-brother for the first time. Read by Jamie Parker. Show more

Woman's Hour

Marine Le Pen, Sexism in the Restaurant Trade and Unexpectedly Pregnant

Duration: 54 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Includes items on Marine Le Pen, sexism in the restaurant trade, female representatives in Davos, becoming pregnant unexpectedly and women in parliament. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Sally Peck
Interviewed Guest:
Heidi Hasbrouck
Interviewed Guest:
Anne Richards
Interviewed Guest:
Carmen Scott
Interviewed Guest:
Susie Flashman Jarvis
Interviewed Guest:
Anne-Elisabeth Moutet
Interviewed Guest:
Aurelien Mondon
Interviewed Guest:
Philippa Helme

15 Minute Drama

The Corrections

Episode 13: The Good Daughter

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Denise's arrival for a St Jude family Christmas stirs some uncomfortable truths. Show more

Contributors

Enid Lambert:
Maggie Steed
Alfred Lambert:
Colin Stinton
Gary Lambert:
Richard Laing
Chip Lambert:
Julian Rhind-Tutt
Denise Lambert:
Roslyn Hill
Don Armour:
Shaun Mason
Brian Callahan:
Ian Conningham
Robin Passafaro:
Kelly Burke
Mrs Nygren:
Hannah Genesius
Sylvia Roth:
Elaine Claxton
Ted Roth:
David Acton
Gitanas Misevicius:
Sam Dale
Caroline Lambert:
Jane Slavin
Caleb Lambert:
Adam Thomas Wright
Jonah Lambert:
Sean McCrystal
Adaptor:
Marcy Kahan
Director:
Emma Harding

Genres

The Rivals

Series 3

Episode 4: The Moabite Cipher

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Lestrade introduces Sherlock Holmes's rival, Dr James Thorndike, as they try to protect Pastor Wayne Kaplan after he receives death threats. Show more

Contributors

Lestrade:
James Fleet
Thorndike:
Tim McInnerny
Prof Wegener:
Michael Bertenshaw
Miss Dunbar:
Roslyn Hill
Duchess:
Jane Slavin
Director:
Liz Webb

Genres

GF Newman's The Corrupted

Series 2

Episode 3

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Jack goes to prison with a lot of help from Joey and Cath, who plant Brian's gun at his flat. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Ross Kemp
Joey Oldman:
Toby Jones
Cath Oldman:
Denise Gough
Brian Oldman:
Joe Armstrong
Jack Braden:
Luke Allen Gale
Leah Cohen:
Jasmine Hyde
Writer:
GF Newman
Director:
Clive Brill
Producer:
Clive Brill

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Best Friends Forever. Stephen K Amos's teenage years in 1980s south London. By Jonathan Harvey with Stephen K Amos. From 2015. Show more

Contributors

Stephen K Amos:
Stephen K Amos
Young Stephen:
Shaquille Ali-Yebuah
Stephanie Amos:
Fatou Sohna
Virginia Amos:
Ellen Thomas
Vincent Amos:
Don Gilet
Jayson Jackson:
Frankie Wilson

Front Row

Bjork's New Album, Samantha Shannon and the Head of Disney Animation

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Kirsty Lang with Walt Disney Animation chief Andrew Millstein, novelist Samantha Shannon, a review of Bjork's new album Vulnicura and Costa Poetry Prize Winner Jonathan Edwards. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Nicola Dibben
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew Millstein
Interviewed Guest:
Samantha Shannon
Interviewed Guest:
Jonathan Edwards

15 Minute Drama

The Corrections

Episode 13: The Good Daughter

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Denise's arrival for a St Jude family Christmas stirs some uncomfortable truths. Show more

Contributors

Enid Lambert:
Maggie Steed
Alfred Lambert:
Colin Stinton
Gary Lambert:
Richard Laing
Chip Lambert:
Julian Rhind-Tutt
Denise Lambert:
Roslyn Hill
Don Armour:
Shaun Mason
Brian Callahan:
Ian Conningham
Robin Passafaro:
Kelly Burke
Mrs Nygren:
Hannah Genesius
Sylvia Roth:
Elaine Claxton
Ted Roth:
David Acton
Gitanas Misevicius:
Sam Dale
Caroline Lambert:
Jane Slavin
Caleb Lambert:
Adam Thomas Wright
Jonah Lambert:
Sean McCrystal
Adaptor:
Marcy Kahan
Director:
Emma Harding

Genres

Midweek

Barbara Winton, Lord Alf Dubs, Anne Reid, Dr John C Taylor, Lottie Muir

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Lively and diverse conversation. Libby Purves meets Barbara Winton, Lord Alf Dubs, actor Anne Reid, inventor Dr John C Taylor and horticulturalist and mixologist Lottie Muir. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Barbara Winton
Interviewed Guest:
Alfred Dubs
Interviewed Guest:
Anne Reid
Interviewed Guest:
John C Taylor
Interviewed Guest:
Lottie Muir

Brand

Midweek

Book at Bedtime

Curtain Call

Episode 8

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

As the summer of 1936 draws to a close, a society portraitist embarks on an affair with a talented actress and a series of murders of young women instils fear on the streets. Show more

Love in Recovery

Series 1

Simon

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Simon surprises everyone when he tells his story of being a war correspondent. Stars John Hannah and Sue Johnston. From 2015. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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