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Book of the Week

What Happened, Miss Simone?

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

By Alan Light. "Two things people in the [civil rights] movement would fight over. One was if you took their books. The other was if you took their Nina Simone albums.". Show more

Woman's Hour

WOW Festival live from Hull

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Jenni Murray presents the programme live from Hull as part of the first Women of the World Festival to be held in the city. She is joined by stand-up poet and performer Kate Fox. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Fox
Producer:
Jane Thurlow
Producer:
Anne Peacock

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Agnes's father is seriously ill, so she returns home with a heavy heart. Stars Ellie Kendrick, Juliet Aubrey and George Watkins. Show more

Contributors

Agnes Grey:
Ellie Kendrick
Mrs Grey:
Juliet Aubrey
Mr Grey:
John Bowler
Mrs Bloomfield:
Catriona McFarlane
Mr Bloomfield:
David Sterne
Edward Weston:
George Watkins
Mr Hatfield:
Luke MacGregor
Mrs Murray:
Karen Bartke
Adaptor:
Rachel Joyce
Producer:
Tracey Neale
Director:
Tracey Neale

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 3 months

In Whitby, a magician sees strange bite marks on the neck of a woman he has just met. Stars comedy trio Peepolykus. From 2017. Show more

Dangerous Visions

Resistance

Episode 2

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Val McDermid's thriller examines what happens if antibiotics stop working. Developed through the Wellcome Trust Experimental stories scheme. Show more

Last Word

Sir Nigel Rodley, Sir Cosmo Haskard, Louise Hulton, Pete Overend Watts

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Matthew Bannister on human rights lawyer Sir Nigel Rodley, bass player Pete Overend Watts, maternal health expert Louise Hulton and Falklands Governor Sir Cosmo Haskard. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Geoffrey Robertson
Interviewed Guest:
Tracy Ulltveit Moe
Interviewed Guest:
Clara Sandoval
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew Marston
Interviewed Guest:
Jimmy Innes
Interviewed Guest:
Zoe Matthews
Interviewed Guest:
Patrick Watts
Producer:
Neil George

The Now Show

Series 50

10/03/2017

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Steve Punt, Hugh Dennis and guests present the week in news through stand-up and sketches, including the budget and International Women's Day. Show more

The Archers

10/03/2017

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Jazzer makes himself at home, and Lilian is summoned to the Dower House. Show more

Contributors

Ruth Archer:
Felicity Finch
Pip Archer:
Daisy Badger
Brian Aldridge:
Charles Collingwood
Lilian Bellamy:
Sunny Ormonde
PC Harrison Burns:
James Cartwright
Justin Elliott:
Simon Williams
Miranda Elliott:
Lucy Fleming
Rex Fairbrother:
Nick Barber
Toby Fairbrother:
Rhys Bevan
Eddie Grundy:
Trevor Harrison
Clarrie Grundy:
Heather Bell
Will Grundy:
Philip Molloy
Ed Grundy:
Barry Farrimond
Shula Hebden Lloyd:
Judy Bennett
Anisha Jayakoday:
Anneika Rose
Alistair Lloyd:
Michael Lumsden
Adam Macy:
Andrew Wincott
Jazzer McCreary:
Ryan Kelly
Kirsty Miller:
Annabelle Dowler
Fallon Rogers:
Joanna Van Kampen
Lynda Snell:
Carole Boyd
Helen Titchener:
Louiza Patikas
Roy Tucker:
Ian Pepperell
Peggy Woolley:
June Spencer

Front Row

Paul Weller, Duncan Macmillan on City of Glass, Catfight, My Feral Heart

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Paul Weller on composing his first film score, Duncan Macmillan on adapting Paul Auster, Catfight reviewed, magical realism in My Feral Heart. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Paul Weller
Interviewed Guest:
Larushka Ivan-Zadeh
Interviewed Guest:
Duncan Macmillan
Interviewed Guest:
Steven Brandon
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Gull
Presenter:
John Wilson
Producer:
Edwina Pitman

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Agnes's father is seriously ill, so she returns home with a heavy heart. Stars Ellie Kendrick, Juliet Aubrey and George Watkins. Show more

Contributors

Agnes Grey:
Ellie Kendrick
Mrs Grey:
Juliet Aubrey
Mr Grey:
John Bowler
Mrs Bloomfield:
Catriona McFarlane
Mr Bloomfield:
David Sterne
Edward Weston:
George Watkins
Mr Hatfield:
Luke MacGregor
Mrs Murray:
Karen Bartke
Adaptor:
Rachel Joyce
Producer:
Tracey Neale
Director:
Tracey Neale

A Good Read

Tony Robinson and Andi Oliver

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Tony Robinson, Blackadder's Baldrick, talks with chef and broadcaster Andi Oliver and Harriett Gilbert about great books by Nickolas Butler, James Baldwin and Elizabeth Taylor. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Tony Robinson
Interviewed Guest:
Andi Oliver
Producer:
Beth O'Dea

Book of the Week

What Happened, Miss Simone?

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

By Alan Light. "Two things people in the [civil rights] movement would fight over. One was if you took their books. The other was if you took their Nina Simone albums.". Show more

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