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Woman's Hour

The real Molly Bloom and actor Jessica Chastain

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Actor Jessica Chastain and the woman she plays, Molly Bloom. Can sexy lingerie be feminist? Home at Christmas and 'kidulting'. Plus, 'Bump, Birth and Beyond'. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Jessica Chastain
Interviewed Guest:
Molly Bloom
Interviewed Guest:
Hayat Rachi
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Thorn
Interviewed Guest:
Charlotte Dore
Interviewed Guest:
Rowan Lawton
Interviewed Guest:
Jen Barratt
Interviewed Guest:
Laura Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Daisy Buchanan
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Long

Home Front

22 December 1917 - Isabel Graham

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

On this day in 1917, peace negotiations between Russia and Germany began at Brest-Litovsk, and at Collingwood too, relations are thawing. Show more

Contributors

Isabel Graham:
Keely Beresford
Ada Stokoe:
Victoria Bewick
Johnnie Marshall:
Paul Ready
Kitty Lumley:
Ami Metcalf
Phyllis Marshall:
Christine Absalom
Lester Reed:
Trevor Fox
Gabriel Graham:
Michael Bertenshaw
Sylvia Graham:
Joanna David
Cristine de Groot:
Ysabelle Cooper

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 4 months

Bedbound and alone in Emlyn's caravan, Gareth's paranoia begins to take root - he becomes convinced that his wife and son are having an affair. Show more

Last Word

Professor Heinz Wolff, Aline Countess of Romanones, Tony Whitten, Fritz Lustig, Keely Smith

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Matthew Bannister on bioengineer Professor Heinz Wolff, spy Aline, Countess of Romanones, conservationist Tony Whitten, secret listener Fritz Lustig and singer Keely Smith. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Martin Palmer
Interviewed Guest:
Elizabeth Bennett
Interviewed Guest:
Laurence Wolff
Interviewed Guest:
Iona Wolff
Interviewed Guest:
Gabriella Spinelli
Interviewed Guest:
Russell Davies
Interviewed Guest:
Jennifer Egan
Interviewed Guest:
Charles Pinck
Interviewed Guest:
Robin Lustig

Dead Ringers

Christmas Specials 2017

Episode 1

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

A jaundiced look at the world of politics and media with a little bit of tinsel to lighten the gloom. Show more

The Archers

22/12/2017

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

It is a day to remember for Lilian, and Pip gives an ultimatum. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Gwenda Hughes
Series Editor:
Huw Kennair-Jones
Pip Archer:
Daisy Badger
Jolene Archer:
Buffy Davis
Tony Archer:
David Troughton
Helen Archer:
Louiza Patikas
Brian Aldridge:
Charles Collingwood
Jennifer Aldridge:
Angela Piper
Lilian Bellamy:
Sunny Ormonde
PC Harrison Burns:
James Cartwright
Susan Carter:
Charlotte Martin
Justin Elliott:
Simon Williams
Toby Fairbrother:
Rhys Bevan
Alan Franks:
John Telfer
Usha Franks:
Souad Faress
Eddie Grundy:
Trevor Harrison
Emma Grundy:
Emerald O'Hanrahan
Ed Grundy:
Barry Farrimond
Adam Macy:
Andrew Wincott
Noluthando Madikane:
Mogali Masuku
Elizabeth Pargetter:
Alison Dowling
Freddie Pargetter:
Toby Laurence
Lily Pargetter:
Katie Redford
Johnny Phillips:
Tom Gibbons
Lynda Snell:
Carole Boyd
Peggy Woolley:
June Spencer

Front Row

Emily Watson, Older women on screen, Christmas songs

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Emily Watson on the TV adaptation of Little Women, Tracy-Ann Oberman and MaryAnn Johanson discuss the portrayal of older women on screen, Dr Who's regeneration and Christmas songs. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Emily Watson
Interviewed Guest:
Tracy-Ann Oberman
Interviewed Guest:
MaryAnn Johanson
Interviewed Guest:
Christel Dee
Interviewed Guest:
Ben Wardle

Home Front - Omnibus

Episode 93: 18-22 December 1917

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

The sixth omnibus of Season 12, Giddy with Possibility, set in Tynemouth, in the week in 1917 when negotiations for peace between Russia and Germany began at Brest-Litovsk. Show more

Contributors

Phyllis Marshall:
Christine Absalom
Peggy Tanney:
Abbie Andrews
Edie Chadwick:
Kathryn Beaumont
Isabel Graham:
Keely Beresford
Gabriel Graham:
Michael Bertenshaw
Ada Stokoe:
Victoria Bewick
Esther O'Leary:
Anna Bolton
Cristine de Groot:
Ysabelle Cooper
Trevor Lamb:
Philip Correia
Sylvia Graham:
Joanna David
Alice Robson:
Catherine Dryden
Marion Wardle:
Laura Elphinstone
Lester Reed:
Trevor Fox
Sarah Illingworth:
Naomi Frederick
Kenny Stokoe:
Dean Logan
Bill McCracken:
Caolan McCarthy
Kitty Lumley:
Ami Metcalf
Stanley Hobbs:
David Nellist
Judith Turner:
Kate Okello
Dilys Walker:
Ellie Piercy
Johnnie Marshall:
Paul Ready
Maud Drummond:
Vineeta Rishi
Ethel Manning:
Sophie Scott
Alan Lowther:
David Seddon
Peter Lumley:
Beatrice White
Fraser Chadwick:
Edmund Wiseman
Matilda James:
Hannah Wood
Series Editor:
Jessica Dromgoole

Genres

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 4 months

Reminded of painful childhood memories, Eleanor Oliphant finally confronts her mother. Concluded by Tracy Wiles. Show more

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