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Midweek

Professor Femi Oyebode; Sheila Kohler; Stephen Boxer; Heloise Tunstall-Behrens

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Actor Stephen Boxer, writer Sheila Kohler, psychiatrist and poet Professor Femi Oyebode, and composer Heloise Tunstall-Behrens join Libby Purves. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Stephen Boxer
Interviewed Guest:
Sheila Kohler
Interviewed Guest:
Femi Oyebode
Interviewed Guest:
Heloise Tunstall-Behrens

Brand

Midweek

Book of the Week

Man of Iron: Thomas Telford and the Building of Britain

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Thomas Telford's career reaches its zenith with the completion of the Pontcysyllte Aqueduct in 1805, an engineering marvel over 100 feet high and 1,000 feet long. Show more

Woman's Hour

Harriet Harman

Duration: 54 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Labour's Harriet Harman talks about her political and personal battles for equality over three decades at Westminster and revelations in her memoirs, published this week. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Harriet Harman
Interviewed Guest:
Stella Creasy
Interviewed Guest:
Nusrat Ghani
Interviewed Guest:
Kat Banyard
Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Producer:
Anne Peacock

15 Minute Drama

Clutch, Throttle, Brake

Episode 3: Wednesday

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Nat's mother Suki (Alison Steadman) and her driving instructor Ken (Bill Paterson) meet for the first time, with predictably chaotic results. Show more

Home Front

1 February 1917 - Cressida Marshall

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

On this day in 1917, Germany officially resumed unrestricted submarine warfare, and in Tynemouth, Cressida is making a small but courageous step forwards. Show more

Contributors

Cressida Marshall:
Bettrys Jones
Gabriel Graham:
Michael Bertenshaw
Alan Lowther:
David Seddon
Joyce Lyle:
Tracy Whitwell
Sylvia Graham:
Joanna David
Isabel Graham:
Keely Beresford
Beatrice:
Eviee Lavery
Writer:
Katie Hims

Drama

Maxine Peake - My Dad Keith

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. At 40, Steph reflects on her life, loves and her quest to find her dad. Teen angst tale written by and starring Maxine Peake. Show more

Contributors

Genres

Brand

Drama

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 6 months

The Brixton riots. Stephen K Amos's teenage years in 1980s South London. By Jonathan Harvey with Stephen K Amos. From 2017. Show more

Front Row

Loving, Hayley Squires, Nathan Hill

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Loving starring Oscar-nominated Ruth Negga is reviewed; actress Hayley Squires discusses I, Daniel Blake and Philip Ridley's play The Pitchfork Disney; plus Nathan Hill on The Nix. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Hayley Squires
Interviewed Guest:
Gaylene Gould
Interviewed Guest:
Nathan Hill
Presenter:
John Wilson
Producer:
Edwina Pitman

15 Minute Drama

Clutch, Throttle, Brake

Episode 3: Wednesday

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Nat's mother Suki (Alison Steadman) and her driving instructor Ken (Bill Paterson) meet for the first time, with predictably chaotic results. Show more

Midweek

Professor Femi Oyebode; Sheila Kohler; Stephen Boxer; Heloise Tunstall-Behrens

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Actor Stephen Boxer, writer Sheila Kohler, psychiatrist and poet Professor Femi Oyebode, and composer Heloise Tunstall-Behrens join Libby Purves. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Stephen Boxer
Interviewed Guest:
Sheila Kohler
Interviewed Guest:
Femi Oyebode
Interviewed Guest:
Heloise Tunstall-Behrens

Brand

Midweek

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Tim’s grappling with dating through the medium of poetry and attempting to woo Anne White on a date. With Tom Basden. From 2015. Show more

James Acaster's Findings

Series 1

4. Paint

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

James Acaster presents the results of his research into investigating 'Paint'. With Bryony Hannah. From November 2014. Show more

Book of the Week

Man of Iron: Thomas Telford and the Building of Britain

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Thomas Telford's career reaches its zenith with the completion of the Pontcysyllte Aqueduct in 1805, an engineering marvel over 100 feet high and 1,000 feet long. Show more

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