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Woman's Hour

Washing Your Hair Less, Motherless Daughters, Street Violence

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Tina Daheley asks how often people should wash their hair. Plus staying safe on the streets, being a motherless daughter and author Anbara Salam's debut novel. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tina Daheley
Interviewed Guest:
Eleanore Richardson
Interviewed Guest:
Anella Wickenden
Interviewed Guest:
Emily Beever
Interviewed Guest:
Lorraine Jones
Interviewed Guest:
Hope Edelman
Interviewed Guest:
Mandy Gosling
Interviewed Guest:
Anbara Salam
Producer:
Anne Peacock

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 3 months

Claudia is celebrated by fellow cooks but still prepares meals with her family, including granddaughter Nelly. Stars Tracy-Ann Oberman. Show more

Contributors

Claudia Roden:
Tracy-Ann Oberman
Nelly Douek:
Ann Marcuson
Cesar Douek:
David Fleeshman
Interviewer:
Perveen Hussain
Yotam Ottolenghi:
Yotam Ottolenghi
Young Nelly:
Nelly Wolman
Adaptor:
Anjum Malik
Producer:
Polly Thomas

When the Dog Dies

Series 4

Episode 2: The Call of the Wild

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Henry the dog and then granddaughter Calais run away. Sandy realises it's time for action. Stars Ronnie Corbett. From May 2014. Show more

Home Front

6 April 1918 - Walter Hamilton

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

On this day in 1918, the USA marked a year since joining the war, and in Folkestone, it is Noah Hamilton's birthday, or would have been. Show more

Contributors

Rev Walter Hamilton:
Joseph Kloska
Dicky Manchester:
Roy Hudd
Dorothea Winwood:
Rachel Shelley
Elizabeth Chance:
Kika Markham
Ivy Monk:
Izzy Watts
Writer:
Katie Hims

Last Word

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, Drue Heinz DBE, Ray Wilkins MBE, Eric Bristow, Steven Bochco

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Matthew Bannister on anti-apartheid campaigner Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, philanthropist Drue Heinz, footballer Ray Wilkins, darts player Eric Bristow and TV writer Steven Bochco. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Milton Nkosi
Interviewed Guest:
Grey Gowrie
Interviewed Guest:
Wendy Cope
Interviewed Guest:
Daniel Halpern
Interviewed Guest:
John Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Michael Carlson

The Now Show

Series 52

Episode 6

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Steve Punt, Hugh Dennis and guests Tamar Broadbent, George Fouracres, Ola and Ellie Taylor present the week via topical stand-up and sketches. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Steve Punt
Presenter:
Hugh Dennis
Performer:
Tamar Broadbent
Performer:
Ellie Taylor
Performer:
Ola Svensson
Performer:
Olga Koch

The Archers

06/04/2018

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Brian puts on a show, and Alistair makes a shock decision. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Gwenda Hughes
Series Editor:
Alison Hindell
Jill Archer:
Patricia Greene
Helen Archer:
Louiza Patikas
Brian Aldridge:
Charles Collingwood
Jennifer Aldridge:
Angela Piper
Lilian Bellamy:
Sunny Ormonde
PC Harrison Burns:
James Cartwright
Neil Carter:
Brian Hewlett
Susan Carter:
Charlotte Martin
Ian Craig:
Stephen Kennedy
Justin Elliott:
Simon Williams
Rex Fairbrother:
Nick Barber
Alan Franks:
John Telfer
Clarrie Grundy:
Heather Bell
Will Grundy:
Philip Molloy
Emma Grundy:
Emerald O'Hanrahan
Ed Grundy:
Barry Farrimond
Shula Hebden Lloyd:
Judy Bennett
Alistair Lloyd:
Michael Lumsden
Jim Lloyd:
John Rowe
Adam Macy:
Andrew Wincott
Jazzer McCreary:
Ryan Kelly
Elizabeth Pargetter:
Alison Dowling
Lynda Snell:
Carole Boyd
Martyn Gibson:
Jon Glover
Olwen Thomas:
Alison Steadman

Front Row

Front Row 20th Anniversary

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Liz Carr, Bob Geldof, Lionel Shriver and Testament each make a case for the most significant artwork created during Front Row's first two decades on air. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Liz Carr
Interviewed Guest:
Bob Geldof
Interviewed Guest:
Lionel Shriver
Interviewed Guest:
Testament
Interviewed Guest:
Neil MacGregor
Interviewed Guest:
Rae Morris
Interviewed Guest:
Caleb Femi
Interviewed Guest:
Liv Little
Interviewed Guest:
Mary Beard
Performer:
Kate Fox
Performer:
Rae Morris
Producer:
Hannah Robins

Home Front - Omnibus

Episode 100: 2-6 April 1918

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

The fifth omnibus of Season 13, A Woman's Place, set in Folkestone in the week in 1918 when the German Army's Operation Michael came to an end. Show more

Contributors

Oscar Hendrickx:
Pierre Elliott
Esme Macknade:
Katie Angelou
Alice Macknade:
Claire-Louise Cordwell
Bessie Joseph:
Rhiannon Neads
Francois van Gremooter:
Cokey Falkow
Fraser Chadwick:
Edmund Wiseman
Sylvia Graham:
Joanna David
Gabriel Graham:
Michael Bertenshaw
Mrs Edkins:
Rachel Davies
Terence Wentworth:
Jack Lowden
Rev Ralph Winwood:
Nicholas Murchie
Dorothea Winwood:
Rachel Shelley
Victor Lumley:
Joel MacCormack
Kitty Lumley:
Ami Metcalf
Eric Morton:
Paul Rainbow
Ivy Monk:
Lizzy Watts
Constance Pettigrew:
Phoebe Frances Brown
Dennis Monk:
Sam Swann
Dicky Manchester:
Roy Hudd
Hilary Pearce:
Craige Els
Jessie Moore:
Lucy Hutchinson
Rev Walter Hamilton:
Joseph Kloska
Ruby Tulliver:
Katie Redford
Elizabeth Chance:
Kika Markham
Ivy Monk:
Izzy Watts
Writer:
Katie Hims

Genres

Great Lives

Series 45

Episode 1: Jim Moir on Captain Beefheart

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Presented by Matthew Parris. Jim Moir, aka Vic Reeves, chooses the life of Don van Vliet - Captain Beefheart. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Matthew Parris
Interviewed Guest:
Jim Moir
Interviewed Guest:
Mike Barnes
Producer:
Maggie Ayre

Ramblings

Series 38

Stanton Moor and Robin Hood's Stride from Winster

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Clare Balding joins Munro bagger and comedian, Ed Byrne in the Peak District as they walk from Winster to Stanton Moor and Robin Hood's Stride. Show more

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