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Reflections with Peter Hennessy

BBC Radio 4 LW

Duration: 57 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Peter Hennessy invites senior politicians to reflect on their life and times. This week, his guest is Tony Blair, the former prime minister. Show more

Woman's Hour

Evita, Operation Sanctuary, Woman's Hour archive, Women and radicalisation, Unworn wedding dresses

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Emma Hatton on taking on the role of Eva Peron in Evita. Operation Sanctuary in Newcastle - we speak to the two women at the forefront of the investigation into sexual grooming. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Hatton
Interviewed Guest:
Claire Wheatley
Interviewed Guest:
Laura Seebohm
Interviewed Guest:
Monica Sims
Interviewed Guest:
Muriel Easter
Interviewed Guest:
Emily Winterbotham
Interviewed Guest:
Elizabeth Pearson
Interviewed Guest:
Emily Thomas

15 Minute Drama

A Small Town Murder

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Karla has been kidnapped and rescued. The perpetrators seem to be connected to her husband, who may have stolen something belonging to them. It seems they will stop at nothing. Show more

Home Front

10 August 1917 - Sylvia Graham

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

On this day in 1917, the Labour party voted to send delegates to the Stockholm peace conference. In Folkestone, Sylvia Graham hosts wounded soldiers. Show more

Contributors

Sylvia Graham:
Joanna David
Gabriel Graham:
Michael Bertenshaw
Adeline Lumley:
Helen Schlesinger
Silas Morrow:
Shaun Dooley
Charles Summer:
Rufus Wright
Juliet Cavendish:
Lizzie Bourne
Isabel Graham:
Keely Beresford
Writer:
Katie Hims
Series Editor:
Jessica Dromgoole

Drama

Redacted

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 11 months

Greta Scacchi and Nicholas Murchie star in a political thriller of secrets and lies. A civil servant dedicated to open government finds his wife's name on an incriminating document Show more

The Film Programme

Jacques Cousteau and Cinema

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Antonia Quirke talks to Lambert Wilson, the star of a new biopic of Jacques Cousteau, The Odyssey, and finds out how Cousteau revolutionised cinema technology. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Antonia Quirke
Interviewed Guest:
Lambert Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Ecott
Interviewed Guest:
Briony Hanson
Interviewed Guest:
Matthew Sweet
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Dyer
Interviewed Guest:
Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

BBC Inside Science

European heatwave and climate change, Eugenia Cheng, Next generation batteries for electric cars, Joseph Hooker exhibition.

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Gareth Mitchell discusses whether the heat wave in Europe is linked to climate change and what are the challenges of communicating climate trends and extreme weather events. Show more

Front Row

Henry Goodman as Lucien Freud, Isaac Julien, Lawrence Osborne, Nikesh Shukla, Sarah Shaffi

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Henry Goodman as Lucien Freud in Looking at Lucien, Nikesh Shukla and Sarah Shaffi on YA BAME writers, Lawrence Osborne's Beautiful Animals and Isaac Julien's queer icon. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Producer:
Hilary Dunn
Interviewed Guest:
Henry Goodman
Interviewed Guest:
Nikesh Shukla
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Shaffi
Interviewed Guest:
Lawrence Osborne
Interviewed Guest:
Isaac Julien

15 Minute Drama

A Small Town Murder

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Karla has been kidnapped and rescued. The perpetrators seem to be connected to her husband, who may have stolen something belonging to them. It seems they will stop at nothing. Show more

BBC Inside Science

European heatwave and climate change, Eugenia Cheng, Next generation batteries for electric cars, Joseph Hooker exhibition.

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Gareth Mitchell discusses whether the heat wave in Europe is linked to climate change and what are the challenges of communicating climate trends and extreme weather events. Show more

Book of the Week

Gainsborough

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Gainsborough continues to hone his painterly skills. He works by candle to create mood, on a loose flapping canvas, like a sail, and creates models of landscapes using broccoli. Show more

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