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Woman's Hour

Wide Sargasso Sea, Burkini, MS, Mature students

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Should governments tell women what they can wear? How writing can help women through stress and illness. Older African Caribbean women return to education. The first Mrs Rochester. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Laura Fish
Interviewed Guest:
Julia Rochester
Interviewed Guest:
Victoria Storey
Interviewed Guest:
Melissa Viney
Interviewed Guest:
Esmat Jeraj
Interviewed Guest:
India Thorogood
Interviewed Guest:
Jan Etienne
Interviewed Guest:
Palmela Witter
Interviewed Guest:
Dawn Joseph
Interviewed Guest:
Jean Ju-Pierre
Presenter:
Jenni Murray

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

To save both her brother and the family's dairy business, Meg must risk everything and confront a gangster. Stars Bettrys Jones. Show more

Start/Stop

Series 3

Episode 5: BnB

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 12 months

Barney and Cathy have money woes, Evan and Fiona are arguing and David writes a raunchy book. Stars Jack Doherty. From 2016. Show more

Home Front

26 August 1916 - Johnnie Marshall

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

On this day in 1916, the British took 200 yards of German trenches near Bazentin-le-Petit, capturing a machine gun, and Johnnie Marshall has a plan. Show more

Contributors

Johnnie Marshall:
Paul Ready
Isabel Graham:
Keely Beresford
Gabriel Graham:
Michael Bertenshaw
Sylvia Graham:
Joanna David
Dolly Clout:
Elaine Claxton
Alec Poole:
Tom Stuart
Writer:
Katie Hims

Drama

Northern Lights

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Handyman Tom is about to discover that blocked plumbing at the caravan park is the least of his worries. Show more

Last Word

Sir Antony Jay, Donald Henderson, Tom Cholmondeley, Patsy Wright-Warren CBE, Lord Rix

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Julian Worricker on writer Sir Antony Jay, epidemiologist Donald Henderson, aristocrat Tom Cholmondeley, nurse Patsy Wright-Warren, entertainer and campaigner Lord Rix. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Neil George
Interviewed Guest:
Derek Fowlds
Interviewed Guest:
Thomas Inglesby
Interviewed Guest:
Fiona Cunningham-Reid
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Westlake
Interviewed Guest:
Ciara Lawrence
Interviewed Guest:
Joe Benjamin

The Museum of Curiosity

Series 9

Colgan, Ramirez, Frankopan

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

John Lloyd and Noel Fielding welcome author Jenny Colgan, historian Dr Janina Ramirez and writer Dr Peter Frankopan. From 2016. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Lloyd
Presenter:
Noel Fielding
Interviewed Guest:
Janina Ramirez
Interviewed Guest:
Peter Frankopan
Interviewed Guest:
Jenny Colgan
Producer:
James Harkin

The Archers

26/08/2016

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Helen hopes she can help, and there is a new offer on the table for Pip. Show more

Contributors

Jill Archer:
Patricia Greene
Pip Archer:
Daisy Badger
Josh Archer:
Angus Imrie
Brian Aldridge:
Charles Collingwood
Jennifer Aldridge:
Angela Piper
PC Harrison Burns:
James Cartwright
Alice Carter:
Hollie Chapman
Toby Fairbrother:
Rhys Bevan
Joe Grundy:
Edward Kelsey
Eddie Grundy:
Trevor Harrison
Clarrie Grundy:
Heather Bell
Will Grundy:
Philip Molloy
Dr Richard Locke:
William Gaminara
Adam Macy:
Andrew Wincott
Jazzer McCreary:
Ryan Kelly
Elizabeth Pargetter:
Alison Dowling
Freddie Pargetter:
Toby Laurence
Oliver Sterling:
Michael Cochrane
Rob Titchener:
Timothy Watson
Helen Titchener:
Louiza Patikas
Carol Tregorran:
Eleanor Bron
Anna Tregorran:
Isobel Middleton
Charlotte:
Kirsty Oswald

Front Row

Antony Sher and Gregory Doran, Writing video games, Hendrik Groen

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Sir Antony Sher and Gregory Doran talk about King Lear, how video games are embracing narrative, and the anonymous author of The Secret Diary of Hendrik Groen, 83 1/4 Years Old. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Antony Sher
Interviewed Guest:
Gregory Doran
Interviewed Guest:
James Swallow
Interviewed Guest:
Rhianna Pratchett

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

To save both her brother and the family's dairy business, Meg must risk everything and confront a gangster. Stars Bettrys Jones. Show more

Home Front - Omnibus

Episode 58: 22-26 August 1916

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

The east and south east coasts are terrorised by air raids, and Folkestone seems brimful of secrets and lies. Show more

Contributors

Isabel Graham:
Keely Beresford
Gabriel Graham:
Michael Bertenshaw
Juliet Cavendish:
Lizzie Bourne
Howard Argent:
Gunnar Cauthery
Dolly Clout:
Elaine Claxton
Sylvia Graham:
Joanna David
Mrs Edkins:
Rachel Davies
Grace Cavendish:
Grace Doherty
Reginald Church:
John Dougall
Oscar Hendrickx:
Pierre Elliott
Marion Wardle:
Laura Elphinstone
Hilary Pearce:
Craige Els
Ethel Johnson:
Nicola Ferguson
Adam Wilson:
Billy Kennedy
Connie Cavendish:
Felix Lailey
Kitty Lumley:
Ami Metcalf
Mary Mote:
Kirsty Oswald
Johnnie Marshall:
Paul Ready
Frank Smith:
Paul Rider
Marieke Dupont:
Olivia Ross
Dorothea Winwood:
Rachel Shelley
Alec Poole:
Tom Stuart
Fred Ball:
Darren Swift
Lilian Pemble:
Alex Tregear
Captain Valentine:
Nick Underwood
Hugh Cavendish:
Alex Wyndham
Writer:
Katie Hims

Genres

Book at Bedtime

Eight Months on Ghazzah Street

Episode 10

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Nearly 30 years on from its publication, Hilary Mantel serialises her third novel. Read by Anna Maxwell Martin. Abridged by Alexa Moore. Frances tries to discover the truth. Show more

Woman's Hour

Late Night Woman's Hour: Sport

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Late-night conversation presented by Lauren Laverne. Lauren discusses women in sport with Maggie Alphonsi, Anna Kessel, Jean Williams and Cherrelle Brown. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Lauren Laverne
Interviewed Guest:
Maggie Alphonsi
Interviewed Guest:
Cherrelle Brown
Interviewed Guest:
Anna Kessel
Interviewed Guest:
Jean Williams
Producer:
Luke Mulhall

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