Programme Index

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Woman's Hour

Rock Star Amanda Palmer on the Art of Asking

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Rock star Amanda Palmer asks why people are afraid to ask for help. Plus Labour leadership candidate Mary Creagh, money and relationships and 4 Girls 4 Harps. Jane Garvey presents. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Amanda Palmer
Interviewed Guest:
Mary Creagh
Performer:
Harriet Adie
Performer:
Eleanor Turner
Performer:
Keziah Thomas
Interviewed Guest:
Anjula Mutanda
Interviewed Guest:
Sonia Saxena

Home Front

26 May 1915 - Josiah King

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

There is a new policeman in Folkestone, and he is determined to make his mark. Show more

Contributors

Josiah King:
Daniel Kendrick
Norman Harris:
Sean Baker
Ivy Layton:
Leah Brotherhead
Hilary Pearce:
Craige Els
Bob Welsh:
Nathan Nolan

Drama

Stephen Wyatt - The Shadow of Dorian Gray

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. After Oscar Wilde's conviction, London is a dangerous place for the man who inspired his novel, Dorian Gray. Stars Blake Ritson. Show more

Contributors

John Gray:
Blake Ritson
Lord Henry:
Nicholas Farrell
Andre Raffalovich:
Joshua McGuire
The Voice of the Novel:
Mark Edel-Hunt

Genres

Brand

Drama

Great Lives

Series 36

David Blunkett on Louis Braille

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Former Home Secretary, David Blunkett, who was born blind, tells Matthew Parris about the life of Louis Braille. From 2015. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Matthew Parris
Interviewed Guest:
David Blunkett
Interviewed Guest:
Kevin Carey
Producer:
Maggie Ayre

Front Row

Simon Pegg in Man Up, Dennis Lehane, Occupy drama Temple

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Arts news, including the writer and director of Temple, which is a play about the Occupy movement, author Dennis Lehane and new comedy Man Up. With Samira Ahmed. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Naomi Alderman
Interviewed Guest:
Dennis Lehane
Interviewed Guest:
Steve Waters
Interviewed Guest:
Howard Davies
Interviewed Guest:
Ross McFarlane

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