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Book of the Week

I Am, I Am, I Am

Episode 2: Cerebellum

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Memoir in which bestselling author Maggie O'Farrell recounts her life through a series of near-death experiences. Aged eight, she fell seriously ill after contracting encephalitis. Show more

Woman's Hour

Women's Ministry, Same-sex marriage in Australia, Suhani Jalota

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Australia is to vote on whether same-sex marriage should be legalised. We hear from Christine Forster, the sister of former PM Tony Abbott who is at odds with her brother. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 11 months

Megan is dealing with her troubled sister arrives, when she hears about an even less welcome visitor. Stars Bettrys Jones. Show more

Home Front

22 August 1917 - Isabel Graham

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

On this day in 1917, eleven were killed in a daylight air raid on Dover, where Isabel is due to attend a funeral. Show more

Contributors

Isabel Graham:
Keely Beresford
Alec Poole:
Tom Stuart
Esme Macknade:
Katie Angelou
Sylvia Graham:
Joanna David
Juliet Cavendish:
Lizzie Bourne
Gabriel Graham:
Michael Bertenshaw
Series Editor:
Jessica Dromgoole

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Philip Palmer's drama reveals the true story of Mr C, the extraordinary character whose legal case changed the relationship between doctors and patients forever. Show more

Contributors

Harold ('Mr C'):
Louis Mahoney
Mr Peter Rutter:
David Seddon
Dr Chandra Ghosh:
Shaheen Khan
Lucy Scott-Moncrieff:
Priyanga Burford
Dr Nigel Eastman:
Michael Bertenshaw
Mr Archer:
John Norton
Mr Justice Thorpe:
Sean Murray

Shush!

Series 1

Mobile Library

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

An intruder, an ice-cream van and Daniel Barenboim make life difficult for Snoo and Alice. With Morwenna Banks. From September 2015. Show more

Contributors

Simon Neilson:
Ben Willbond
Ice Cream Seller:
Philip Pope
Angry Parent:
Georgie Fuller
Producer:
David Tyler

Front Row

Authors' better, but not-so-famous, books; Kathryn Bigelow; Eric Ravilious; a Shakespeare Sonnet in Pidgin

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

A discussion of books better than their authors' best known; Kathryn Bigelow on why her new film, set in 1967, is urgent now; the English artist Eric Ravilious; a poem in Pidgin. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Kathryn Bigelow
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Cork
Interviewed Guest:
Kevin Jackson
Interviewed Guest:
Alex Clark
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Oyibo
Presenter:
Stig Abell
Producer:
Julian May

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 11 months

Megan is dealing with her troubled sister arrives, when she hears about an even less welcome visitor. Stars Bettrys Jones. Show more

The Stanley Baxter Playhouse

Series 6

A Dish of Neapolitan

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. Two war veterans reunite 60 years on in Italy conspiring to defend their regiment's honour. With Geoffrey Palmer. From 2014. Show more

Book of the Week

I Am, I Am, I Am

Episode 2: Cerebellum

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Memoir in which bestselling author Maggie O'Farrell recounts her life through a series of near-death experiences. Aged eight, she fell seriously ill after contracting encephalitis. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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