Programme Index

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Midweek

Michel Roux Jr, Thomas Heatherwick, Dr Sarah Beynon, Dorothy Saul-Pooley.

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Libby Purves meets designer Thomas Heatherwick, chef Michel Roux Jr, entomologist Dr Sarah Beynon and pilot Dorothy Saul-Pooley. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Thomas Heatherwick
Interviewed Guest:
Michel Roux Jr
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Beynon
Interviewed Guest:
Dorothy Saul-Pooley

Brand

Midweek

Woman's Hour

Saudi women - historic first vote in elections

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Jenny Murray presents. Items include the historic first female vote in Saudi Arabia's elections, women in jazz and the science of visual attractiveness. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Emma Wallace
Interviewed Guest:
Rothna Begum
Interviewed Guest:
Zoe Rahman
Interviewed Guest:
Issie Barratt
Interviewed Guest:
Carmen Lefevre
Interviewed Guest:
Lucinda Hawkesley

The Lentil Sorters

Researcher Bias

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Fighting over the Welfare State with the aid of a lager can, a fake police uniform and an actor. Stars Catriona Knox. From 2015. Show more

Contributors

Graham Quicks:
Vincent Franklin
Audrey Carr:
Rebekah Staton
Daniel Porter:
Kieran Hodgson
Mrs Wilkins:
Julia Deakin
Stephanie:
Catriona Knox
Pete Postlefake:
Paul Shearer
The Policeman:
Paul Putner
The Passer-By:
Tessa Coates
Narrator:
Jo Unwin
Producer:
David Tyler

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Lenny Henry talks to Isaac Julien about his work as an out gay film-maker, who confronted issues of discrimination within the African Caribbean community. From November 2015. Show more

Drama

Jonesy

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

By award-winning writer Tom Wells. The heroic journey of Withernsea lad Jamie 'Jonesy' Jones, from chronic asthma sufferer to graduate in GCSE PE. Show more

Genres

Brand

Drama

Tom Wrigglesworth's Hang-Ups

Series 3

Broadband on the Run

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Tom and Dad fret about some potentially brushes with the law, while mum prepares for a new lodger. With Paul Copley. From 2015. Show more

Front Row

Samuel Pepys, Jon Savage, Dana Fouras and Russell Maliphant

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Arts news with John Wilson, including a look at the exhibition Samuel Pepys: Plague, Fire, Revolution, plus Jon Savage talks about his novel 1966: The Year the Decade Exploded. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Robert Blyth
Interviewed Guest:
Kristian Martin
Interviewed Guest:
Jon Savage
Interviewed Guest:
Dana Fouras
Interviewed Guest:
Russell Maliphant

Midweek

Michel Roux Jr, Thomas Heatherwick, Dr Sarah Beynon, Dorothy Saul-Pooley.

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Libby Purves meets designer Thomas Heatherwick, chef Michel Roux Jr, entomologist Dr Sarah Beynon and pilot Dorothy Saul-Pooley. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Thomas Heatherwick
Interviewed Guest:
Michel Roux Jr
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Beynon
Interviewed Guest:
Dorothy Saul-Pooley

Brand

Midweek

Little Lifetimes by Jenny Eclair

Series 2

Lorna's Holiday

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 2 months

4 Extra Debut. On holiday, Lorna observes two families in the next villa, which threatens her future and theirs. With Lesley Sharp. From 2015. Show more

Book of the Week

Unfaithful Music and Disappearing Ink

Episode 3: This World Is Killing You

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Elvis Costello leaves Liverpool to make his fortune in London. But an early marriage, fatherhood and a dead-end job seem to be at odds with the life of a would-be popstar. Show more

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