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Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

This Long Pursuit

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Richard Holmes examines the often ignored lives of women in the early history of science. Frequently derided by the male establishment, their contribution was a crucial catalyst. Show more

Woman's Hour

Soprano Danielle De Niese, Caring at home, Flat-sharing in your forties

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Theresa May's trousers have been in the headlines for almost two weeks. There is discussion on whether it is ever acceptable to comment on what a woman wears. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Nikki Bedi
Interviewed Guest:
Justine Picardie
Interviewed Guest:
Gaby Hinsliff
Interviewed Guest:
Karen Guthrie
Interviewed Guest:
Danielle de Niese
Interviewed Guest:
Judith Gould

15 Minute Drama

Writing the Century: The Hanleys

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Timmie draws on her experience as a struggling artist as she tries to guide Liam into a lucrative career choice. Show more

Home Front

13 December 1916 - Marion Wardle

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

On this day in 1916, French President Briand dismissed Germany's peace offer, while in Tynemouth, Marion rekindles an old friendship, and builds a new one. Show more

Contributors

Marion Wardle:
Laura Elphinstone
Edie Chadwick:
Kathryn Beaumont
Jean Claude Lengela:
Fiston Barek
Kitty Lumley:
Ami Metcalf
Fraser Chadwick:
Edmund Wiseman
Mr Peters:
John Bowler

Drama

One Night in Lillehammer

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

A Moroccan waiter been gunned down in the streets of Lillehammer. Has the war on terror arrived in small-town Norway? Show more

Contributors

Sylvia Rafael:
Emma Fielding
Inge Olsen:
Andrea Lowe
Henning Redkal:
Bryan Dick
Martin Olsen:
Enzo Cilenti
Annaeus Schjodt:
Simon Armstrong
Ali Hassan Salameh:
Philip Arditti
Joanna Van Kampen:
Astrid and Britt
TV Reporter:
Peter Wilson

Genres

Brand

Drama

Great Lives

Series 41

Sir Ben Kingsley on Elie Wiesel

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Actor Sir Ben Kingsley chooses the holocaust survivor, author and Nobel laureate, Elie Wiesel. With Matthew Parris. From 2016. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Matthew Parris
Interviewed Guest:
Ben Kingsley
Interviewed Guest:
Robert Eaglestone

Clare in the Community

Series 11

Joan Alone

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 2 months

Joan's birthday shows Clare why it’s important to be aware of isolation in the community. Stars Sally Phillips. From 2016. Show more

Front Row

Darcey Bussell on Margot Fonteyn; Pevsner guides; Daniel Craig and David Oyelowo on Broadway; How to get a Christmas no 1

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Darcey Bussell on Margot Fonteyn; Pevsner architectural guides; Daniel Craig and David Oyelowo on Broadway; How to get a Christmas number 1. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Producer:
Edwina Pitman
Interviewed Guest:
Darcey Bussell
Interviewed Guest:
Simon Bradley
Interviewed Guest:
Susie Harries
Interviewed Guest:
David Rooney
Interviewed Guest:
Ben Wardle

15 Minute Drama

Writing the Century: The Hanleys

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Timmie draws on her experience as a struggling artist as she tries to guide Liam into a lucrative career choice. Show more

Book of the Week

This Long Pursuit

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Richard Holmes examines the often ignored lives of women in the early history of science. Frequently derided by the male establishment, their contribution was a crucial catalyst. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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