Programme Index

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Midweek

Hunter Davies, Daniel Evans, Henry Normal, Fiona Bird

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Lively conversation with Libby Purves and guests. Libby meets writer Hunter Davies, artistic director Daniel Evans, comedian and poet Henry Normal and forager and cook Fiona Bird. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Hunter Davies
Interviewed Guest:
Daniel Evans
Interviewed Guest:
Henry Normal
Interviewed Guest:
Fiona Bird

Brand

Midweek

Woman's Hour

Shakespeare's mothers and sons, When should you go public about sexism?

Duration: 54 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Is it always appropriate to speak out in public about sexist behaviour? Plus Shakepeare's portrayal of mothers and sons and the history of criminalising prostitution. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Laura Bates
Interviewed Guest:
Edwina Currie
Interviewed Guest:
Michelle Posthill
Interviewed Guest:
Linda Robinson
Interviewed Guest:
Hallie Rubenhold
Interviewed Guest:
Julia Laite

John Galsworthy - The Forsyte Saga

The Forsytes Continues

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

While Fleur decides to flirt with danger, Michael wrestles with his conscience at work. Stars Jessica Raine and Ben Lambert. Show more

Home Front

20 April 1916 - Elspeth Taverner

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

On this day in 1916, a cabinet crisis was narrowly averted when the prime minister agreed to extend conscription, but the rift widens between Halecot and Blackfold farms. Show more

Contributors

Elspeth Taverner:
Kelly Williams
Adam Wilson:
Billy Kennedy
Dieter Lippke:
Felix Auer
Effie Taverner:
Lizzie Stables
Lewis Cox:
Dylan Edwards
Morris Battley:
Sean Baker
Rose Fairweather:
Helen Longworth

Drama

Original British Dramatists

Episode 1: Rock Me Amadeus

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

By Simon Topping. Charlie was born a boy but has always known that she is really a girl. What is to be done? The arrival of a German exchange student prompts Charlie to take action. Show more

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 3 months

Loyalty cards are ruining plans and Richard's chances in the pub quiz. Can the pub landlord help? With Peter Davison. From 2014. Show more

Front Row

Victoria Wood remembered, Curtis Sittenfeld, Maya Sondhi, Lucian Msamati

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Victoria Wood is remembered, Curtis Sittenfeld's re-telling of Pride and Prejudice, Maya Sondhi's play on the sexualisation of teenagers, and Lucian Msamati on Iago. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Geoff Posner
Interviewed Guest:
Lucian Msamati
Interviewed Guest:
Curtis Sittenfeld
Interviewed Guest:
Maya Sondhi

John Galsworthy - The Forsyte Saga

The Forsytes Continues

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

While Fleur decides to flirt with danger, Michael wrestles with his conscience at work. Stars Jessica Raine and Ben Lambert. Show more

Midweek

Hunter Davies, Daniel Evans, Henry Normal, Fiona Bird

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Lively conversation with Libby Purves and guests. Libby meets writer Hunter Davies, artistic director Daniel Evans, comedian and poet Henry Normal and forager and cook Fiona Bird. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Hunter Davies
Interviewed Guest:
Daniel Evans
Interviewed Guest:
Henry Normal
Interviewed Guest:
Fiona Bird

Brand

Midweek

Nurse

Series 2

Episode 3

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Bittersweet comedy drama as a community mental health nurse makes her rounds. Stars Paul Whitehouse and Esther Coles. From 2016. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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