Programme Index

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Woman's Hour

Andrea Riseborough, Maternity leave and premature babies, The secret lives of hair

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Andrea Riseborough talks about the life of a female actor. Why the mother of two premature babies is campaigning for maternity leave to be extended for mothers of premature babies. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Catriona Ogilvy
Interviewed Guest:
Caroline Davey
Interviewed Guest:
Andrea Riseborough
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Tarlo
Interviewed Guest:
Sady Doyle
Interviewed Guest:
Sophie Heawood
Interviewed Guest:
Coreen McGuire

15 Minute Drama

Intensive Care

Episode 2: Dancing with Death

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Cath has had a brain haemorrhage. If she gets through the next ten days, her chances of survival will improve. Show more

McLevy

Series 12

Ep 2. A Man Of Honour

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Victorian detective drama starring Brian Cox and Siobhan Redmond. Written by David Ashton.
Episode two: A Man Of Honour. Mulholland is challenged to a duel.
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Contributors

McLevy:
Brian Cox
Ballantyne:
Finlay McLean
Josie Spence:
Samuel Keefe
Sim Burnside:
Ben Clifford
Annie Mills:
Charlene Boyd
Director:
Bruce Young
Producer:
Bruce Young

A Good Read

Bidisha and Gillian Reynolds

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Writer and broadcaster Bidisha, radio reviewer Gillian Reynolds and presenter Harriett Gilbert choose favourite books including Wide Sargasso Sea and John Le Carre's first novel. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Bidisha
Interviewed Guest:
Gillian Reynolds
Producer:
Sally Heaven

Ed Reardon's Week

Series 11

All About Eve

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Ed tries to stir up healthy anti-authoritarian rage as editor of the student magazine. Stars Christopher Douglas. From 2016. Show more

Front Row

Mira Nair and Lupita Nyong'o, Divorce, Great Exhibition of the North, Janet Plater, The Vulgar

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Director Mira Nair and Oscar-winner Lupita Nyong'o discuss Queen of Katwe, a film about an African chess prodigy. Stephen Armstrong reviews Sarah Jessica Parker's sitcom Divorce. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Mira Nair
Interviewed Guest:
Lupita Nyong'o
Interviewed Guest:
Carol Bell
Interviewed Guest:
Stephen Armstrong
Interviewed Guest:
Janet Plater
Interviewed Guest:
Shahidha Bari

15 Minute Drama

Intensive Care

Episode 2: Dancing with Death

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Cath has had a brain haemorrhage. If she gets through the next ten days, her chances of survival will improve. Show more

Book at Bedtime

Conrad and Eleanor

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Conrad is alive but not well. Spooked by a mysterious woman, he is on the run, catching a train from Munich to Italy, while Eleanor recalls a time when their future seemed bright. Show more

Life: An Idiot's Guide

Series 3

Coming of Age

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Stephen K Amos is joined by Mae Martin, Travis Jay and Dan Antopolski to present a guide to coming of age. From 2014. Show more

Book of the Week

The Invention of Angela Carter

Episode 2: Bristol

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Angela Carter is in a rebellious mood and starts to find her voice. Edmund Gordon's illuminating biography of one of English literature's most inventive writers. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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