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Act of Worship

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

Benjamin Franklin in London

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

It is 1775, and Franklin is no longer of any political use in London. He becomes ambassador to France in the days before the revolution. Show more

Woman's Hour

Legal aid, Christine Delphy, Dating with a learning disability, Erica Jong, Facial hair

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Legal aid after DV, Christine Delphy on whether French feminism is racist, safe dating for adults with learning disabilities, Erica Jong archive, and embracing facial hair. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Scott
Interviewed Guest:
Christine Delphy
Interviewed Guest:
Andrea Catherwood
Interviewed Guest:
Erica Jong
Interviewed Guest:
Nicole Hamerton
Interviewed Guest:
Marianne Radcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Sam Bunting
Interviewed Guest:
Laura Cofield

4 Extra Debut. It is 1964, and with the Carry On films at the height of their popularity, Kenneth Williams bumps into Charles Hawtrey in a London tea room. Starring Adam Godley. Show more

Contributors

Kenneth Williams:
Adam Godley
Charles Hawtrey:
David Charles
Louie Williams:
Janine Duvitski
Alice Hawtrey:
Marcia Warren
Gloria:
Lisa Allen
Director:
Gary Brown
Producer:
Gary Brown

The News Quiz

Series 89

Episode 7

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

A satirical review of the week's news, chaired by Miles Jupp. With panellists Mark Steel, Danny Finkelstein, Holly Walsh and Vicki Pepperdine. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Miles Jupp
Panellist:
Mark Steel
Panellist:
Holly Walsh

The Archers

19/02/2016

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Has someone got their eye on Kirsty? Lynda is feeling creative once again. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Sean O'Connor
David Archer:
Tim Bentinck
Ruth Archer:
Felicity Finch
Pip Archer:
Daisy Badger
Kenton Archer:
Richard Attlee
Jolene Archer:
Buffy Davis
Brian Aldridge:
Charles Collingwood
Jennifer Aldridge:
Angela Piper
Lilian Bellamy:
Sunny Ormonde
Justin Elliott:
Simon Williams
Rex Fairbrother:
Nick Barber
Toby Fairbrother:
Rhys Bevan
Bert Fry:
Eric Allan
Joe Grundy:
Edward Kelsey
Matthew Holman:
Michael Winder
Kirsty Miller:
Annabelle Dowler
Johnny Phillips:
Tom Gibbons
Lynda Snell:
Carole Boyd
Rob Titchener:
Timothy Watson
Helen Titchener:
Louiza Patikas
Roy Tucker:
Ian Pepperell
Wayne Tucson:
Clive Wood
Ursula Titchener:
Carolyn Jones

Front Row

Harper Lee remembered, The Night Manager, Simon Armitage, Zelda

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Arts news with Kirsty Lang. Harper Lee, author of To Kill a Mockingbird and Go Set a Watchman, is remembered by Elaine Showalter and Christopher Bigsby. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Elaine Showalter
Interviewed Guest:
Christopher Bigsby
Interviewed Guest:
Susanne Bier
Interviewed Guest:
David Farr
Interviewed Guest:
Paul Hunter
Interviewed Guest:
Simon Armitage
Interviewed Guest:
Naomi Alderman
Producer:
Angie Nehring

Book at Bedtime

Jonathan Unleashed

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Julie takes Jonathan to meet Lorenza, Bridal-360's art director and the woman charged with making their wedding a reality. Jonathan's sense of doom increases. Show more

A Good Read

Samantha Bond and Jason Cowley

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Actress Samantha Bond and editor of the New Statesman Jason Cowley join Harriett Gilbert to discuss favourite books, by Donna Tartt, Joseph Conrad and Hamid Ismailov. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Samantha Bond
Interviewed Guest:
Jason Cowley

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