Programme Index

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Woman's Hour

Grime, Apprenticeships, International surrogacy, Trainers

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Programme that offers a female perspective on the world. Hattie Collins, author of This Is Grime, talks about women in the Grime scene. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Hattie Collins
Interviewed Guest:
Carole Easton
Interviewed Guest:
Pensuree Wallis
Interviewed Guest:
Vicky Salisbury
Interviewed Guest:
Amber Butchart
Interviewed Guest:
Divya Arya
Interviewed Guest:
Hannah Rochell
Interviewed Guest:
Louisa Ghevaert

15 Minute Drama

Writing the Century: Land's End to John O'Groats

Episode 2: Scrumpy Jack

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

The series exploring the 20th-century through journals and correspondence. George Allen's 1904 diary of his record-attempting walk, freely adapted by Stephen Wakelam. Show more

Home Front

20 September 1916 - Alec Poole

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

On this day in 1916, the Bishop of London declared that 'shooting would be too good for' certain men and women walking around Piccadilly, and Alec grows weary of his double life. Show more

Contributors

Alec Poole:
Tom Stuart
Frank Smith:
Paul Rider
Captain Phillip Valentine:
Nick Underwood
Johnnie Marshall:
Paul Ready
Adam Wilson:
Billy Kennedy
Jessie Moore:
Lucy Hutchinson

Tracks

Series 1: Origin

Origin: Episode Seven

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Helen and her mother are kidnapped. Seventh episode of a major new nine-part conspiracy thriller, starring Romola Garai. Written by Matthew Broughton. Show more

BBC National Short Story Award

BBC National Short Story Award 2016

Garments

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

By Tahmima Anam. Shortlisted tale of an impoverished woman paying a high price for seeking a better life. Read by Ayesha Dharker. Show more

Front Row

Daniel Radcliffe; William Kentridge; BBC National Short Story Award; and turning sex into prose

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Daniel Radcliffe on his roles in two new films; South African artist William Kentridge on his exhibition Thick Time; and the art of turning sex into prose. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Daniel Radcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Churchwell
Interviewed Guest:
Matt Thorne
Interviewed Guest:
William Kentridge
Presenter:
Samira Ahmed

15 Minute Drama

Writing the Century: Land's End to John O'Groats

Episode 2: Scrumpy Jack

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

The series exploring the 20th-century through journals and correspondence. George Allen's 1904 diary of his record-attempting walk, freely adapted by Stephen Wakelam. Show more

Book of the Week

Elizabeth Jane Howard: A Dangerous Innocence

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

The biography of novelist Elizabeth Jane Howard, author of The Cazalet Chronicles, who died in 2014, from the award-winning biographer Artemis Cooper. Jane meets Kinglsey Amis. Show more

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