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Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

Georgina Howell - Queen of the Desert

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Gertrude arrived in wartorn 1917 Baghdad to work on rebuilding the region. Read by Sylvestra le Touzel and Deborah Findlay. Show more

Woman's Hour

SlutWalk, Emma Banks, Michelle Ping

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Jane Garvey talks to royal naval reservist and specialist paramedic Michelle Ping about her work training people to fight the Ebola virus in Sierra Leone. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Michelle Ping
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Banks
Interviewed Guest:
Kaitlynn Mendes

Armistead Maupin - Tales of the City

Significant Others

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Old boyfriend Burke is back in 1980s San Francisco with a proposition Mary Ann finds hard to resist. Stars Laurel Lefkow. From June 2015. Show more

Home Front

30 June 1915 - Esme Macknade

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

The Grahams have a plan to match-make Toby with their recently bereaved daughter, Juliet. Show more

Contributors

Esme Macknade:
Katie Angelou
Toby Speedwell:
Joe Bannister
Nancy Parker:
Jane Whittenshaw
Dolly Clout:
Elaine Claxton
Alice Macknade:
Claire-Louise Cordwell
Mickey Macknade:
Reece Buttery
Thornton Tulliver:
Nigel Harman
Juliet Cavendish:
Lizzie Bourne
Sylvia Graham:
Barbara Flynn
Gabriel Graham:
Michael Bertenshaw

Drama

A World Elsewhere

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Like many Glasgow teenagers, Rida argues with her mum and stresses about exams. But as a young Muslim, the escape that she dreams of online contains danger she has yet to imagine. Show more

Contributors

Genres

Brand

Drama

A Good Read

Jon Richardson and Emma Kennedy

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Comedian Jon Richardson and actor-writer Emma Kennedy talk favourite books with Harriett Gilbert, including the compelling real-life story of Everett Ruess: A Vagabond for Beauty. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Jon Richardson
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Kennedy
Producer:
Beth O'Dea

Front Row

Frank McGuinness's A Song for Jenny, Magic Mike, John Waters, Chinese art

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Arts news with Samira Ahmed, including Frank McGuinness on his drama about the 7/7 attacks, a review of Magic Mike XXL and the artwork of film-maker John Waters. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Frank McGuinness
Interviewed Guest:
Fiona Maddocks
Interviewed Guest:
Jenny McCartney
Interviewed Guest:
John Waters
Interviewed Guest:
Maria Balshaw
Producer:
Ellie Bury

Armistead Maupin - Tales of the City

Significant Others

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Old boyfriend Burke is back in 1980s San Francisco with a proposition Mary Ann finds hard to resist. Stars Laurel Lefkow. From June 2015. Show more

Book of the Week

Georgina Howell - Queen of the Desert

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Gertrude arrived in wartorn 1917 Baghdad to work on rebuilding the region. Read by Sylvestra le Touzel and Deborah Findlay. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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