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BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

Nemesis: One Man and the Battle for Rio

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

It is 2012 and Misha Glenny travels to Brazil's top security jail to meet Antonio, the man known as Nem, who became one of the most feared yet respected crime lords in Rio. Show more

Woman's Hour

Takeover Week: Kim Cattrall

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Kim Cattrall gives a frank interview from the editor's chair setting out personal themes she wants to explore: ageing, life without children and being single later in life. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Kim Cattrall
Interviewed Guest:
Joan Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Kathy Lette
Interviewed Guest:
Myra Hunter
Interviewed Guest:
Rosamund Urwin
Producer:
Anne Peacock

The Letters of Ada Lovelace

Episode 1: The Poetry of Mathematics

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Georgina Ferry presents the correspondence of Ada Lovelace, the young Victorian who predicted our digital age. Starring Sally Hawkins as Ada, Olivia Williams and Anthony Head. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Georgina Ferry
Ada Lovelace:
Sally Hawkins
Lady Byron:
Olivia Williams
Charles Babbage:
Anthony Head
Producer:
Anna Buckley

All Those Women

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Hetty, Jen and Emily descend on Maggie to provide family support, plumbing advice and tea. Stars Sheila Hancock. From 2015. Show more

Home Front

14 September 1915 - Sylvia Graham

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

In the Graham household, new science and technology offers some practical comfort. Show more

The Food Programme

Jam Tomorrow... Today

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Series investigating the world of food. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Diana Henry
Interviewed Guest:
Mary Longford
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Diacono
Interviewed Guest:
Fraser Doherty
Interviewed Guest:
Marisa McClellan
Interviewed Guest:
Olia Hercules
Interviewed Guest:
Camilla Plum

The Unbelievable Truth

Series 15

Episode 4

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

David Mitchell gets Sarah Millican, Victoria Coren Mitchell, Holly Walsh and Katherine Ryan to lie with some truths. From 2015. Show more

Front Row

Ai Weiwei, Everest, Leona Lewis

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Arts news with John Wilson, including Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei, singer Leona Lewis and a review of the biographical thriller Everest starring Jake Gyllenhaal. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Ai Weiwei
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Eccleston
Interviewed Guest:
Leona Lewis

Book of the Week

Nemesis: One Man and the Battle for Rio

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

It is 2012 and Misha Glenny travels to Brazil's top security jail to meet Antonio, the man known as Nem, who became one of the most feared yet respected crime lords in Rio. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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