Programme Index

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Woman's Hour

Underwear: What do we wear and who is it for?

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

At a time when what women wear and where they wear it is the subject of fierce political debate, we discuss women's most intimate clothing choice - their underwear. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Rowan Pelling
Interviewed Guest:
Bridget Minamore
Interviewed Guest:
Susanna Cordner
Interviewed Guest:
Ade Hassan
Interviewed Guest:
Stacey Duguid
Interviewed Guest:
Janie Schaffer
Interviewed Guest:
Jenny Eclair

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Meg thinks she’s saved the family business from gangster Moses Lipski, but her problems are far from over. Stars Bettrys Jones. Show more

The Rest is History

Series 1

Episode 2

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Frank Skinner with guests Kate Williams, Victoria Coren Mitchell and Andy Zaltzman ponder history’s funniest moments. From 2014. Show more

Home Front

29 August 1916 - Alec Poole

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Paul von Hindenberg becomes German Chief of Staff, and in Folkestone, Alec Poole's loyalties are stretched. Show more

Contributors

Alec Poole:
Tom Stuart
Adam Wilson:
Billy Kennedy
William Hall:
James Lailey
Bill Macknade:
Ben Crowe
Howard Argent:
Gunnar Cauthery
Dorothea Winwood:
Rachel Shelley
Albert Wilson:
Lee Ross
Frank Smith:
Paul Rider

Drama

Mr Trollope and the Labours of Hercules

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Paterson Joseph stars in a play based on Anthony Trollope's experiences in Jamaica, where he went to review the postal service in 1858 and met a freed slave. By Patricia Cumper. Show more

Contributors

Anthony Trollope:
Justin Edwards
Miss Grant:
Cecilia Noble
Josephine:
Sapphire Joy
Husband:
Philip Fox
Planter:
Sam Dale

Genres

Brand

Drama

The Food Programme

Whisky Britannia: The Drinks Menu

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Second in a series on summer drinks. Dozens of new small whisky distilleries have emerged across the UK. Sheila Dillon asks how they're setting themselves apart. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sheila Dillon
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel McCormack
Interviewed Guest:
Dave Broom

Just a Minute

Series 76

Episode 4

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Nicholas Parsons hosts an Edinburgh Festival Fringe special, featuring Paul Merton, Fred MacAulay, Pippa Evans and Marcus Brigstocke. Show more

Contributors

Panellist:
Paul Merton
Panellist:
Fred MacAulay
Panellist:
Pippa Evans
Producer:
Matt Stronge

Front Row

Poldark screenwriter Debbie Horsfield, 150 years of HG Wells, punk activist Joe Corré

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Poldark screenwriter Debbie Horsfield, the contemporary appeal of HG Wells, punk activist and entrepreneur Joe Corre and Antarctic artist in residence Lucy Carty. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Debbie Horsfield
Interviewed Guest:
Fern Riddell
Interviewed Guest:
Simon Guerrier
Interviewed Guest:
Joe Corre
Interviewed Guest:
Lucy Carty
Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Producer:
Jack Soper

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Meg thinks she’s saved the family business from gangster Moses Lipski, but her problems are far from over. Stars Bettrys Jones. Show more

Setting the Past Free

Episode 1: Part I, Mark Lawson explores the retellings of one of the most controversial stories to emerge from the Holocaust

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Mark Lawson explores how the story of Rudolf Kastner, one of the most controversial figures to emerge from the Holocaust, has been retold outside Israel. Show more

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