Programme Index

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Woman's Hour

Nepal, Hosting a Refugee, Maternal Mental Health

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

We go to a village in Nepal where women stay away from others during their periods. What's it like to host a Syrian refugee? And part two of our series on maternal mental health. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Lucy Pavia
Interviewed Guest:
Jac Philimore
Presenter:
Jenni Murray

Regional Variations (2)

International Cricket

BBC Radio 4 LW

15 Minute Drama

How Does That Make You Feel?

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

A date with an immensely tall woman from Wiltshire has only succeeded in making Richard feel even more insignificant. And then his son Toby tells him a few unpalatable home truths. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

International Cricket

BBC Radio 4 LW

Home Front

5 May 1917 - Cynthia Hamilton

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

On this day in 1917, Russian anti-war protests were reported in Britain as 'some trouble caused by soldiers and workmen', while at St Stephen's, the repairs are nearly complete. Show more

Contributors

Cynthia Hamilton:
Fenella Woolgar
Dicky Manchester:
Roy Hudd
Milly Manchester:
Annette Badland
Noah Hamilton:
Finn Monteath
Walter Hamilton:
Joseph Kloska
Ruby Tulliver:
Katie Redford
Dolly Clout:
Elaine Claxton
Series Editor:
Jessica Dromgoole

Marketing: Hacking the Unconscious

Series 1

From Ads to Art

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Rory Sutherland explores if marketing can move beyond mere 'copy' and be considered genuine art. Featuring an interview with novelist and former advertising copywriter Fay Weldon. Show more

Drama

Frankie Takes a Trip

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. In 1962, comedian Frankie Howerd tries a controversial, yet legal treatment for his depression - LSD. Starring David Benson. Show more

Contributors

Frankie:
David Benson
Dennis:
Tim Downie
HM the Queen:
Emily Pithon
Producer:
Conrad Nelson
Rada Examiner:
Hugh Simon
Doctor:
Hugh Simon
Young Frankie:
Sam Hattersley
Director:
Gary Brown
Producer:
Gary Brown

Genres

Brand

Drama

Last Word

Robert Pirsig, Shobha Nehru, Michael Ballhaus, Leo Baxendale, Bruce Langhorne

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Matthew Bannister on writer Robert Pirsig, ambassador's wife Shobha Nehru, cinematographer Michael Ballhaus, cartoonist Leo Baxendale, musician Bruce Langhorne. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Tim Adams
Interviewed Guest:
Chanda Nehru
Interviewed Guest:
Ellen Barry
Interviewed Guest:
Thelma Schoonmaker
Interviewed Guest:
Ian McMillan
Interviewed Guest:
Peter Fonda
Producer:
Neil George

The News Quiz

Series 93

05/05/2017

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Satirical review of the week's news, chaired by Miles Jupp, who is joined by Jeremy Hardy, Angela Barnes, Sarah Kendall and Danny Finkelstein. Show more

The Archers

05/05/2017

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Pip wants to pay her penance, and Toby wants to make things better. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Gwenda Hughes
Series Editor:
Huw Kennair-Jones
David Archer:
Tim Bentinck
Ruth Archer:
Felicity Finch
Pip Archer:
Daisy Badger
Jolene Archer:
Buffy Davis
Helen Archer:
Louiza Patikas
Brian Aldridge:
Charles Collingwood
Jennifer Aldridge:
Angela Piper
Lilian Bellamy:
Sunny Ormonde
PC Harrison Burns:
James Cartwright
Ian Craig:
Stephen Kennedy
Matt Crawford:
Kim Durham
Toby Fairbrother:
Rhys Bevan
Alan Franks:
John Telfer
Bert Fry:
Eric Allan
Joe Grundy:
Edward Kelsey
Eddie Grundy:
Trevor Harrison
Clarrie Grundy:
Heather Bell
Will Grundy:
Philip Molloy
Nic Grundy:
Becky Wright
Emma Grundy:
Emerald O'Hanrahan
Ed Grundy:
Barry Farrimond
Shula Hebden Lloyd:
Judy Bennett
Alistair Lloyd:
Michael Lumsden
Adam Macy:
Andrew Wincott
Kirsty Miller:
Annabelle Dowler

Front Row

Mervyn Morris, French cultural landscape, Monochrome films

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Jamaica's first Poet Laureate Mervyn Morris; how the French cultural landscape could look following the presidential election; the lasting appeal of monochrome films. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Mervyn Morris
Interviewed Guest:
Agnes Poirier
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew Hussey
Interviewed Guest:
Gaylene Gould
Interviewed Guest:
Alison Smith
Presenter:
John Wilson

15 Minute Drama

How Does That Make You Feel?

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

A date with an immensely tall woman from Wiltshire has only succeeded in making Richard feel even more insignificant. And then his son Toby tells him a few unpalatable home truths. Show more

Home Front - Omnibus

Episode 74: 1-5 May 1917

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Third omnibus of Season 10, Our Daily Bread, set in Folkestone, in the week, in 1917, when the Archbishop of Canterbury warned, 'We mean to come out of this war with clean hands.'. Show more

Contributors

Kitty Lumley:
Ami Metcalf
Ralph Winwood:
Nicholas Murchie
Howard Argent:
Gunnar Cauthery
Nancy Parker:
Jane Whittenshaw
Cynthia Hamilton:
Fenella Woolgar
Milly Manchester:
Annette Badland
Reg Roach:
Arthur Smith
Alfred Vane:
Charlie Clements
Mabel Thatcher:
Chetna Pandya
Florrie Wilson:
Claire Rushbrook
Dolly Clout:
Elaine Claxton
Noah Hamilton:
Finn Monteath
Grace Cavendish:
Grace Doherty
Adeline Lumley:
Helen Schlesinger
Albert Wilson:
Jamie Foreman
Sylvia Graham:
Joanna David
Walter Hamilton:
Joseph Kloska
Esme Macknade:
Katie Angelou
Ruby Tulliver:
Katie Redford
Juliet Cavendish:
Lizzie Bourne
Gabriel Graham:
Michael Bertenshaw
Marieke Dupont:
Olivia Ross
Oscar Hendrickx:
Pierre Elliot
Alec Poole:
Tom Stuart
Dorothea Winwood:
Rachel Shelley
Evelina White:
Rosie Cavaliero
Dicky Manchester:
Roy Hudd
Series Editor:
Jessica Dromgoole

Genres

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 1 month

New evidence prompts police to take a look at another apparent suicide and what Nel knew about it. Starring Arthur Darvill. Show more

Great Lives

Series 42

Peaches Golding on Shirley Chisholm

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Peaches Golding OBE, nominates African American politician Shirley Chisholm. With Dr Kate Dossett and Matthew Parris. From 2017. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Matthew Parris
Interviewed Guest:
Peaches Golding
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Dossett
Producer:
Maggie Ayre

BBC Radio 4 FM

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