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BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

The Age of Bowie

Episode 2: Major Tom

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Paul Morley describes Bowie's move from support act to novelty hit, from acoustic whimsy to more complex composition, and his immersion in the music and culture of 1960s London. Show more

Woman's Hour

'Beauty Day' gives respite to women in the Calais 'Jungle'

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Do we need a refugee integration strategy for men coming to the UK? Plus the Summer of Love series - Pretty Woman, Beauty Day in the Calais refugee camp, and GB women's rugby. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Nikki Bedi
Interviewed Guest:
Jenny Kleeman
Interviewed Guest:
Zoe Gardner
Interviewed Guest:
Jenny Colgan
Interviewed Guest:
Alix Fox
Interviewed Guest:
Sali Hughes
Interviewed Guest:
Anna Kessel

Tinsel Girl

Tinsel Girl and the Big Reunion

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

When Maz wakes up in an unfamiliar house, she quickly tries to piece together what happened the previous night. Show more

Marc Riley's Musical Time Machine

Series 2

Episode 2: Malcolm McLaren and John Lydon

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Marc Riley delves into the diverse, rich and rewarding BBC spoken work archive to unearth two compelling interviews - Malcolm McLaren from 1983 and John Lydon from 1989. Show more

The Missing Hancocks

Series 1

The Breakfast Cereal

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Tony changes his breakfast routine in search of that Zing, Pep and Get Up and Go feeling, and ends up in court. Show more

Front Row

Brian Cox, Brighton i360, Chilcot at Edinburgh festival, Ernesto Neto.

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Arts news, interviews and reviews. John Wilson meets actor Brian Cox and travels to Brighton to climb the world's tallest moving observation tower. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Brian Cox
Interviewed Guest:
David Marks
Interviewed Guest:
Julia Barfield
Interviewed Guest:
Bob Slayer
Interviewed Guest:
Ernesto Neto

Tinsel Girl

Tinsel Girl and the Big Reunion

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

When Maz wakes up in an unfamiliar house, she quickly tries to piece together what happened the previous night. Show more

Book at Bedtime

Reading Europe - Italy: The Parrots

Episode 2: There Won't Be Any More Prizes for Me

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Filippo Bologna's comedy about Italian book prizes in which three men fight - even to the death - for their country's greatest honour. Today: The Master makes a revelation. Show more

The Infinite Monkey Cage

Series 14

Episode 5: 200 Years of Frankenstein

Duration: 52 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined by Noel Fielding, Professor Nick Lane and Professor Christopher Frayling to mark the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein. Show more

Book of the Week

The Age of Bowie

Episode 2: Major Tom

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Paul Morley describes Bowie's move from support act to novelty hit, from acoustic whimsy to more complex composition, and his immersion in the music and culture of 1960s London. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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