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Book of the Week

Packing My Library

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Author Alberto Manguel has to pack up his library of 35,000 volumes as he moves from rural France to a small Manhattan apartment. He reflects on what books mean to him. Show more

Woman's Hour

Kinship carers, Happy teenagers

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Are girls with autism and ADHD getting the support that they need? And is it possible to be a happy teen? Presented by Jane Garvey. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Jo Toovey
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Manning
Interviewed Guest:
Clare Wood
Interviewed Guest:
undefined Elizabeth
Interviewed Guest:
Lucy Peake
Interviewed Guest:
Sophie Elkan
Interviewed Guest:
David Bainbridge

15 Minute Drama

How Does That Make You Feel?

Episode 2: Tony

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Tony is still no wiser as to why his jokes with a sexist edge fail to go down well with the ladies. It must be their hormones, or something. Show more

Home Front

10 April 1918 - Marieke Argent

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

On this day in 1918, On this day in 1918, MP John Dillon warned that the new conscription bill would lead to further food shortages, and in Folkestone, Marieke is fed up. Show more

Contributors

Marieke Argent:
Olivia Ross
Howard Argent:
Gunnar Cauthery
Olive Hargreaves:
Rhiannon Neads
Charles Summer:
Rufus Wright
Juliet Cavendish:
Lizzie Bourne
Hugh Cavendish:
Pip Carter
Series Editor:
Jessica Dromgoole

Drama

States of Mind: Real Worlds

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Jane Rogers imagines life for Ella, 14 years after a brain injury that has left her conscious but behaviourally unresponsive. Developed through Wellcome Trust Experimental Stories. Show more

Contributors

Genres

Brand

Drama

Great Lives

Series 45

Episode 2: Ayesha Hazarika on Jayaben Desai

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Ayesha Hazarika's hero is Jayaben Desai who led the Grunwick dispute, which Matthew Parris remembers. The strike failed so can the case be made for Desai to be a great life? Show more

Love in Recovery

Series 2

Coming Clean

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Julie is having a tough time with her new bloke, and Danno has a shameful secret to share. Starring Sue Johnston. From 2016. Show more

Front Row

Viv Albertine, Southbank Centre's Queen Elizabeth Hall reopens, BBC Three controller Damian Kavanagh

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Musician Viv Albertine on her new memoir To Throw Away Unopened and, after two years exclusively online, how BBC Three is attracting young audiences. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Viv Albertine
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Battye
Interviewed Guest:
Gillian Moore
Interviewed Guest:
Damian Kavanagh
Producer:
Dymphna Flynn

15 Minute Drama

How Does That Make You Feel?

Episode 2: Tony

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Tony is still no wiser as to why his jokes with a sexist edge fail to go down well with the ladies. It must be their hormones, or something. Show more

Richard Marsh

Cardboard Heart

Episode 1: New Job

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. Will makes himself the model candidate, learning what the public want from greetings cards. Stars Richard Marsh. From 2015. Show more

Book of the Week

Packing My Library

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Author Alberto Manguel has to pack up his library of 35,000 volumes as he moves from rural France to a small Manhattan apartment. He reflects on what books mean to him. Show more

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