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Act of Worship

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

The House by the Lake: A Story of Germany

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

It is 1991, and the Berlin Wall is being demolished. Things will never be quite the same for the residents of Gross Glienicke, and the future of the house by the lake is uncertain. Show more

Woman's Hour

Woman's Hour Turns 70 in 2016

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Jenni Murray hears from former editors, historians and the archive about how Woman's Hour first got on air in 1946, and how it stayed there. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Jill Burridge
Interviewed Guest:
Sally Feldman
Interviewed Guest:
Juliet Gardiner
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Murphy
Producer:
Ruth Watts

15 Minute Drama

Incredible Women: Series 4

Judi Santos

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Rebecca Front introduces us to the iconic 1960s folk singer Judi Santos, with the help of her brother, interviewer Jeremy Front. Show more

The Cold Swedish Winter

Series 2

Episode 1

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

It’s baby John's first Christmas and Geoff unwisely offers to organise fun for the whole family. Stars Adam Riches. From 2016. Show more

Home Front

1 January 1916 - Hilary Pearce

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

The home secretary resigns as the first draft of the Military Service Bill is considered by the cabinet, and Hilary Pearce makes an unexpected offer. Show more

Contributors

Hilary Pearce:
Craige Els
Isabel Graham:
Keely Beresford
Johnnie Marshall:
Paul Ready
Roland Pemble:
Jack Holden
Gabriel Graham:
Michael Bertenshaw
Sylvia Graham:
Joanna David
Kitty Lumley:
Ami Metcalf
Esme Macknade:
Katie Angelou

15 Minute Musical

Xmas 2015

Seven Bribes

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Sepp Blatter has not had the easiest of years. As he faces allegations of corruption, Richie Webb and cast look at what might have gone down. Show more

Drama

Enid Bagnold - National Velvet

Episode 1

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. Young Velvet wins a horse for a shilling, but could she ride him in the Grand National? Stars John Sessions and Alison Steadman. Show more

The Archers

01/01/2016

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Will a brand new year offer a brand new start? Show more

Contributors

Director:
Sean O'Connor
Jill Archer:
Patricia Greene
David Archer:
Tim Bentinck
Ruth Archer:
Felicity Finch
Pip Archer:
Daisy Badger
Brian Aldridge:
Charles Collingwood
Jennifer Aldridge:
Angela Piper
Phoebe Aldridge:
Lucy Morris
Lilian Bellamy:
Sunny Ormonde
PC Harrison Burns:
James Cartwright
Neil Carter:
Brian Hewlett
Susan Carter:
Charlotte Martin
Justin Elliott:
Simon Williams
Rex Fairbrother:
Nick Barber
Joe Grundy:
Edward Kelsey
Eddie Grundy:
Trevor Harrison
Shula Hebden Lloyd:
Judy Bennett
Matthew Holman:
Michael Winder
Dr Richard Locke:
William Gaminara
Kirsty Miller:
Annabelle Dowler
Elizabeth Pargetter:
Alison Dowling
Lynda Snell:
Carole Boyd
Helen Titchener:
Louiza Patikas
Rob Titchener:
Timothy Watson
Roy Tucker:
Ian Pepperell

Front Row

The Danish Girl, Bach's Magnificat, Deutschland 83

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Samira Ahmed talks to Oscar-winning director Tom Hooper about his new film The Danish Girl, starring Eddie Redmayne. Plus a reconstruction of JS Bach's first Christmas in Leipzig. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Tom Hooper
Interviewed Guest:
Nina Ramirez
Interviewed Guest:
Philip Hensher

15 Minute Drama

Incredible Women: Series 4

Judi Santos

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Rebecca Front introduces us to the iconic 1960s folk singer Judi Santos, with the help of her brother, interviewer Jeremy Front. Show more

Home Front - Omnibus

Episode 41: 28 December 1915 - 1 January 1916

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

In the week that the home secretary resigns over the Compulsory Military Service Bill, the Bevan Hospital celebrates the new year. Show more

Contributors

Adam Wilson:
Billy Kennedy
Alec Poole:
Tom Stuart
Billy Barstow:
David Hounslow
Cora Gidley:
Joanna Monro
Dorothea Winwood:
Rachel Shelley
Dr Henry Streatfield:
Chris Pavlo
Esme Macknade:
Katie Angelou
Gabriel Graham:
Michael Bertenshaw
Hilary Pearce:
Craige Els
Isabel Graham:
Keely Beresford
Johnnie Marshall:
Paul Ready
Kitty Lumley:
Ami Metcalf
Margaret Bishop:
Catherine Bailey
Marion Wardle:
Laura Elphinstone
Max Davenport:
Trevor White
Nell Kingsley:
Alice St Clair
Olive Hargreaves:
Rhiannon Neads
Roland Pemble:
Jack Holden
Ruth Billings:
Katie Redford
Strachan:
Leo Wan
Sylvia Graham:
Joanna David

Genres

Great Lives

Series 38

Precious Lunga chooses Wangari Maathai

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Scientist Precious Lunga chooses the environmental activist and Nobel winner, Wangari Maathai. With Matthew Parris. From 2015. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Matthew Parris
Interviewed Guest:
Precious Lunga
Interviewed Guest:
Maggie Baxter

Book of the Week

The House by the Lake: A Story of Germany

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

It is 1991, and the Berlin Wall is being demolished. Things will never be quite the same for the residents of Gross Glienicke, and the future of the house by the lake is uncertain. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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