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Midweek

Anita Harris, Vanessa Nicolson, Paul Rose, Zoe Phillips

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Libby Purves meets singer and actor Anita Harris, polar explorer Paul Rose, art historian Vanessa Nicolson and Zoe Phillips, assistant armourer at the Royal Opera House. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Anita Harris
Interviewed Guest:
Paul Rose
Interviewed Guest:
Vanessa Nicolson
Interviewed Guest:
Zoe Phillips

Brand

Midweek

Regional Variations (2)

Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

Antony Sher - Year of the Fat Knight

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Antony Sher relays trying on his very heavy Falstaffian fat suit that he has to struggle not to lose weight while wearing! Show more

Woman's Hour

Crowdfunding Cosmetic Surgery

Duration: 54 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

The women using crowdfunding to pay for cosmetic surgery, the reasons behind clothes choices, and whether the gut is the most neglected part of the body. With Jane Garvey. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Phoebe Tansley
Interviewed Guest:
Catherine Byaruhanga
Interviewed Guest:
Suzi Godson
Interviewed Guest:
Giulia Enders
Interviewed Guest:
Leanne Shapton

15 Minute Drama

An Everyday Story of Afghan Folk: Series 4

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

The Khan's son ransacks the village shop, and now his father must take him in hand, with disastrous consequences for Kashmala. Show more

Thanks a Lot, Milton Jones!

Series 1

Episode 6: Books and Booksibility

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Milton Jones will help anyone, but can he assist a book festival whose visitors are too easily distracted? From March 2014. Show more

Drama

Higher

Episode 2: Creative Solutions

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Jim returns from China in triumph and is rewarded by being promoted to makeshift vice chancellor. But a rather shady educational company wants to do a deal with the university. Show more

Contributors

Genres

Clare in the Community

Series 9

In Blog We Trust

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Convinced a team member is blogging as 'The Secret Social Worker', Clare tries to unmask them. Stars Sally Phillips. From January 2014. Show more

Front Row

Kate Atkinson, Carrie the Musical, Arab Fiction, Venice Biennale

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Kate Atkinson on her latest novel A God in Ruins, the director and the lyricist of a musical adaption of Carrie, writing in the Arab world and a review of the 56th Venice Biennale. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Atkinson
Interviewed Guest:
Dean Pitchford
Interviewed Guest:
Gary Lloyd
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Campbell-Johnston
Interviewed Guest:
Ayman El-Desouky

15 Minute Drama

An Everyday Story of Afghan Folk: Series 4

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

The Khan's son ransacks the village shop, and now his father must take him in hand, with disastrous consequences for Kashmala. Show more

Midweek

Anita Harris, Vanessa Nicolson, Paul Rose, Zoe Phillips

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Libby Purves meets singer and actor Anita Harris, polar explorer Paul Rose, art historian Vanessa Nicolson and Zoe Phillips, assistant armourer at the Royal Opera House. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Anita Harris
Interviewed Guest:
Paul Rose
Interviewed Guest:
Vanessa Nicolson
Interviewed Guest:
Zoe Phillips

Brand

Midweek

The Music Teacher

Series 3

Episode 5

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Nigel tries to get his online music lesson service up and running. Stars Richie Webb and Vicki Pepperdine From October 2013. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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