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BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

Shrinking Violets

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Could the origins of art lie in our human capacity for introversion, and our need to make strategic retreats from social life in order to make sense of our experiences? Show more

Woman's Hour

Hypertrichosis, 'Cuckoo Kids' law', Discrimination, Racist abuse

Duration: 54 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Carol Birch on new novel Orphans of the Carnival; tackling abuse of black women online; Maria Miller MP on pregnancy discrimination; German plan to force mums to name lovers. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Maria Miller
Interviewed Guest:
Rosalind Bragg
Interviewed Guest:
Carol Birch
Interviewed Guest:
Natalie Jeffers
Interviewed Guest:
Claire Heuchan
Interviewed Guest:
Joeli Brearley
Interviewed Guest:
Damien McGuinness

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

The creepy Madog Prys comes to London - and gangster boss Moses Lipski makes an unwelcome return. Stars Bettrys Jones. Show more

Josh Howie's Losing It

Series 1

The Letter

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Comedian Josh Howie comes to terms with the impending birth of his first child as their 20-week scan beckons. From 2016. Show more

Home Front

31 August 1916 - Juliet Argent

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

The Battle of Verdun finally comes to a close, and in Folkestone, Juliet Cavendish's marriage is on fragile ground. Show more

Contributors

Juliet Cavendish:
Lizzie Bourne
Hugh Cavendish:
Alex Wyndham
Bentley Graham:
Matthew Needham
Mrs Briggs:
Adie Allen
Gabriel Graham:
Michael Bertenshaw
Sylvia Graham:
Joanna David

To Hull and Back

Series 2

Where Do You Think You're Going?

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Sophie thinks she will finally meet Auntie Pamela and her mother gets a job. Stars Lucy Beaumont and Maureen Lipman. From 2016. Show more

Front Row

The Entertainer, TV drama Ellen, Sausage Party, Herman Koch

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

How does Kenneth Branagh's The Entertainer compare with Laurence Olivier's? Michael Billington reviews. Herman Koch on his new novel, and Sausage Party, featuring rude food. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Michael Billington
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Quintrell
Interviewed Guest:
Jessica Barden
Interviewed Guest:
James King
Interviewed Guest:
Herman Koch
Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Producer:
Marilyn Rust

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

The creepy Madog Prys comes to London - and gangster boss Moses Lipski makes an unwelcome return. Stars Bettrys Jones. Show more

Book of the Week

Shrinking Violets

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Could the origins of art lie in our human capacity for introversion, and our need to make strategic retreats from social life in order to make sense of our experiences? Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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