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The Life Scientific

Episode 98: Dorothy Bishop on language disorders

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Why do some children find language difficult? Dorothy Bishop investigates a little-known language impairment that may affect around two children per class starting primary school. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

All Day Long

Episode 2: The Giggle Doctor and the Care Worker

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Joanna Biggs' portrait of Britain at work continues with the giggle doctor and the care worker. Show more

Woman's Hour

Anne Fine, Sian James, Women in local government, PTSD after birth, Seaweed

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

The female perspective on the world, presented by Jane Garvey. As Madame Doubtfire by Anne Fine is reissued, how have things changed for children of separating parents? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Anne Fine
Interviewed Guest:
Sian James
Interviewed Guest:
Fiona Bird
Interviewed Guest:
Susan Ayers
Interviewed Guest:
Judith Blake
Interviewed Guest:
Nan Sloane

15 Minute Drama

Dead Clever

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

DCI Alma Blair has no shortage of suspects lining up to share their motives for the murder of the Cecil Rhodes Professor of Geography. Show more

Drama

Trevor Preston - Second Body

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. Anna is painting the haunting images of death that fill her dreams. But whose death do they foretell? Stars Tara Fitzgerald, Raymond Coulthard, Kenneth Collard. Show more

A Good Read

Julian Clary and Janet Ellis

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Comedian Julian Clary and former Blue Peter presenter Janet Ellis talk favourite books with Harriett Gilbert. Choices include Mischief, a collection of short stories by Fay Weldon. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Julian Clary
Interviewed Guest:
Janet Ellis
Producer:
Sally Heaven

Front Row

National Gallery Soundscapes, Caine Prize winner, Agent Carter

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Arts news with Samira Ahmed. Including the National Gallery Soundscapes, the Caine Prize for African Writing winner, a review of Agent Carter and playwright Rebecca Lenkiewicz. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Susan Philipsz
Interviewed Guest:
Nico Muhly
Interviewed Guest:
George Miller
Interviewed Guest:
Naomi Alderman
Interviewed Guest:
Rebecca Lenkiewicz
Interviewed Guest:
Namwali Serpell
Producer:
Dymphna Flynn

15 Minute Drama

Dead Clever

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

DCI Alma Blair has no shortage of suspects lining up to share their motives for the murder of the Cecil Rhodes Professor of Geography. Show more

The Life Scientific

Episode 98: Dorothy Bishop on language disorders

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Why do some children find language difficult? Dorothy Bishop investigates a little-known language impairment that may affect around two children per class starting primary school. Show more

The Infinite Monkey Cage

Series 12

Episode 1: The Infinite Monkey Cage USA Tour: New York

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

The Infinite Monkeys head to New York for the first of four shows from the USA. They are joined by Bill Nye the Science Guy, cosmologist Janna Levin, Tim Daly and Lisa Lampanelli. Show more

Book of the Week

All Day Long

Episode 2: The Giggle Doctor and the Care Worker

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Joanna Biggs' portrait of Britain at work continues with the giggle doctor and the care worker. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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