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Woman's Hour

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry engaged. Women and Addiction.

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

What impact will Meghan Markle have on the royal ramily? Plus the women seeking treatment for their addictions and the growing trend of male makeup bloggers. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Williams
Interviewed Guest:
Sally Marlow
Interviewed Guest:
Katharine Sacks-Jones
Interviewed Guest:
Ian Hamilton
Interviewed Guest:
Milly Chowles
Interviewed Guest:
Kelechi Okafor
Reporter:
Milly Chowles

Home Front

28 November 1917 - Sarah Illingworth

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

On this day in 1917, the Estonian government asserted its independence from Bolshevik Russia, and in Marshalls' factory, Sarah Illingworth is disturbed by a declaration. Show more

Contributors

Sarah Illingworth:
Naomi Frederick
Ethel Manning:
Sophie Scott
Matilda James:
Hannah Wood
Maud Drummond:
Vineeta Rishi
Joyce Lyle:
Tracy Whitwell
Molly Duckett:
Victoria Bewick

Day Release

Spineless Cacti

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Frank helps out in a restorative justice conference, but decides to deliver a very different kind of justice when he finds out that his daughter is under threat. Show more

Contributors

Frank Watt:
Lenny Henry
Bernice:
Janet Kumah
Nicole Hopcroft:
Cecilia Noble
Kieran Albright:
Gary Duncan
Sound Engineer:
Rupert Holliday Evans
Director:
Mary Peate

A Good Read

Nish Kumar and Katy Brand

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Comedians Nish Kumar and Katy Brand tell Harriett Gilbert about their favourite books. Portnoy's Complaint by Philip Roth is revisited, but does it still stand up? Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Nish Kumar
Interviewed Guest:
Katy Brand
Producer:
Beth O'Dea

Ed Reardon's Week

Series 12

A Different Direction

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Ed resolves to take the more committed step of introducing Maggie to his children. Starring Christopher Douglas. From 2017. Show more

Front Row

Chinese characters on TV, Actor James Franco, Sports Book of the Year

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Discussion on how Chinese characters are portrayed in pop culture, the William Hill Sports Book of the Year, and James Franco on directing and starring in The Disaster Artist. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
James Franco
Interviewed Guest:
Shin-Fei Chen
Interviewed Guest:
David KS Tse

Miss Marple's Final Cases

Episode 1: Tape-Measure Murder

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

June Whitfield returns as Miss Marple in the first of three Agatha Christie dramatisations by Joy Wilkinson. To open, a murdered wife and a husband under suspicion. Show more

Contributors

Miss Marple:
June Whitfield
Inspector Slack:
Stephen Critchlow
Miss Hartnell:
Jessica Turner
Miss Politt:
Alison Pettit
Mr Spenlow:
Sam Dale
Ted Gerard:
Chris Pavlo
Director:
Gemma Jenkins

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