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Regional Variations (2)

Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

The Unwomanly Face of War

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

In the late 1970s, Svetlana Alexievich set out to write her first book telling the as-yet-untold stories of the Russian women who had fought in the Second World War. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Woman's Hour

BBC Radio 4 LW

Woman's Hour

Ruth Nabembezi, Being Bisexual, Yemen

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

More than two years of civil war in Yemen have left thousands dead and many more at risk from cholera and starvation. We discuss the impact of the crisis on women and children. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Mariam Aldogani
Interviewed Guest:
Caroline Anning
Interviewed Guest:
Nichi Hodgson
Interviewed Guest:
Sali Owen
Interviewed Guest:
Ruth Nabembezi
Interviewed Guest:
Jess Read

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. Winterbourne is torn between desire and propriety when he falls in love with Daisy Miller. With Jack Lowden. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Test Match Special

BBC Radio 4 LW

Home Front

31 July 1917 - Adeline Lumley (Season 11 start)

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

31 July 1917 marked the first day of Passchendaele, and - at the Maudsley hospital in London - Adeline and Phyllis are on the offensive. Show more

Contributors

Adeline Lumley:
Helen Schlesinger
Phyllis Marshall:
Christine Absalom
Victor Lumley:
Joel MacCormack
Sir Frederick Mott:
Philip Fox
Gabriel Graham:
Michael Bertenshaw
Sylvia Graham:
Joanna David
Writer:
Katie Hims

Drama

Gibberish

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

31 July 2017. The PM wants another snap election. On the same day, Gibraltar decides it wants to stay in Europe by kicking out the British to become Spanish. Surreal drama. Show more

The Food Programme

Summer camping special

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Sheila Dillon is joined around the campfire by Cerys Matthews and some of the UK's leading outdoor food experts to celebrate camping and cooking. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sheila Dillon
Interviewed Guest:
Cerys Matthews
Interviewed Guest:
Genevieve Taylor
Interviewed Guest:
Andy Hamilton
Interviewed Guest:
Matthew De Abaitua
Interviewed Guest:
Josh Sutton
Producer:
Rich Ward

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Simon Callow charts the emergence in the 50s and 60s of a new wave of openly queer artists whose defiant work wowed the art world while practising homosexuality was still illegal. Show more

The Infinite Monkey Cage

Series 16

Episode 5: Are We Living in a Simulation?

Duration: 38 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined on stage by Phill Jupitus, Prof Nick Bostrom and Prof Anil Seth to ask if we are simply the product of an advanced computer simulation. Show more

I'm Sorry I Haven't A Clue

Series 67

Episode 6

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

A return visit to the New Alexandra Theatre in Birmingham for regulars Barry Cryer and Tim Brooke-Taylor, with Jeremy Hardy and Jan Ravens on the panel and Jack Dee in the chair. Show more

Front Row

David Walliams, Jeanne Moreau and Sam Shepard remembered, Zinzi Clemmons, Jukebox musicals

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

David Walliams on his play Gangsta Granny; Jeanne Moreau and Sam Shepard remembered; Zinzi Clemmons's novel What We Lose; jukebox musicals. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
David Walliams
Interviewed Guest:
Agnes Poirier
Interviewed Guest:
Zinzi Clemmons
Interviewed Guest:
Matt Wolf
Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Producer:
Harry Parker

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. Winterbourne is torn between desire and propriety when he falls in love with Daisy Miller. With Jack Lowden. Show more

Book at Bedtime

The Lie of the Land

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Amanda Craig's suspenseful, state-of-the-nation black comedy that highlights the growing disconnect between life in London and the rest of the country. Read by Amanda Lawrence. Show more

Book of the Week

The Unwomanly Face of War

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

In the late 1970s, Svetlana Alexievich set out to write her first book telling the as-yet-untold stories of the Russian women who had fought in the Second World War. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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