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Regional Variations (2)

Woman's Hour

BBC Radio 4 LW

Woman's Hour

Chelsea Clinton

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Chelsea Clinton and her new children's book, the lack of women directing films, drug treatment for ovarian cancer, and playwright Winsome Pinnock. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tina Daheley
Interviewed Guest:
Chelsea Clinton
Interviewed Guest:
Amy Adrion
Interviewed Guest:
Karen Krizanovich
Interviewed Guest:
Jonathan Ledermann
Interviewed Guest:
Vanessa Hillary
Interviewed Guest:
Winsome Pinnock

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. From assembly instructions to a meeting with Mozart – an all-star cast with a comic take on life. Stars Stephen Fry. From 2018. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Why do birds sing? And why are some songs so complex? Science sleuths Hannah Fry and Adam Rutherford investigate. Show more

Drama

County Lines

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

By actress and playwright Amelia Bullmore. A middle-aged white woman sits across the table from a young black woman on a train. They both have hidden depths. Show more

Contributors

Genres

Brand

Drama

Last Word

John Ashdown-Hill, Anne Coates OBE, Dr Davida Coady, Samuel F 'Ted' Dabney, Brendan Ingle

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Matthew Bannister on film editor Anne Coates, historian John Ashdown-Hill, pediatrician Dr Davida Coady, video game pioneer Ted Dabney and boxing trainer Brendan Ingle. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Emma Burford
Interviewed Guest:
Danny Leigh
Interviewed Guest:
Philippa Langley
Interviewed Guest:
Michael Ibsen
Interviewed Guest:
Turi King
Interviewed Guest:
Tom Gorham
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Shannon
Interviewed Guest:
Chris Garcia
Interviewed Guest:
John McDonald

Regional Variations (2)

Test Match Special

BBC Radio 4 LW

Six O'Clock News

01/06/2018 Northern Rail introduces emergency timetable

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

An emergency timetable is being brought in by Northern Rail from Monday after a fortnight of delays and cancellations. The RMT has called for the Transport Secretary to resign.

The News Quiz

Series 96

01/06/2018

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

A satirical review of the week's news, chaired by Miles Jupp. Jeremy Hardy and Angela Barnes versus Helen Lewis and Susan Calman. May the best team win. Show more

The Archers

01/06/2018

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

There is a shock for the Aldridges, and Alistair makes a touching gesture. Show more

Contributors

Series Editor:
Alison Hindell
David Archer:
Tim Bentinck
Kenton Archer:
Richard Attlee
Helen Archer:
Louiza Patikas
Brian Aldridge:
Charles Collingwood
Jennifer Aldridge:
Angela Piper
Christine Barford:
Lesley Saweard
PC Harrison Burns:
James Cartwright
Susan Carter:
Charlotte Martin
Alice Carter:
Hollie Chapman
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
Adam Macy:
Andrew Wincott
Kirsty Miller:
Annabelle Dowler
Freddie Pargetter:
Toby Laurence
Lily Pargetter:
Katie Redford
Fallon Rogers:
Joanna Van Kampen
Robert Snell:
Graham Blockey
Lynda Snell:
Carole Boyd
Sandeep Johal:
Sudha Bhuchar

Front Row

Orlando Bloom, Grief as muse, Antony Gormley, Novello Award-winning rapper Dave.

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Orlando Bloom on playing a cop with a sideline - assassination, comedy inspired by grief, Antony Gormley's new show and rappers winning prizes - for their poetry or their politics? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Stig Abell
Interviewed Guest:
Orlando Bloom
Interviewed Guest:
Cariad Lloyd
Interviewed Guest:
Kim Sherwood
Interviewed Guest:
Jacqueline Springer
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Cork
Producer:
Julian May

Drama

The Rosenthals

Eskimo Day

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 24 days

4 Extra Debut. 1996: interview day at Cambridge University and it seems it’s not just the would-be students who are nervous. Stars Ben Miles. Show more

Contributors

Shani Whittle:
Pooky Quesnel
Bevis Whittle:
Nicholas Gleaves
Hugh Lloyd:
Ben Miles
Harriet Lloyd:
Lucy Robinson
Neil Whittle:
David Moorst
Pippa Lloyd:
Rosie Day
James Poole:
Timothy West
Simon Poole:
Samuel West
Mother Polly:
Georgie Glen
Mme Olga:
Georgie Glen
Miss Bodley:
Sarah Ridgeway
Isobel Wilding:
Maeve Bluebell Wells
Rosemary's Dad:
Simon Ludders
Big Issue Vendor:
Simon Ludders
Care Home Interviewer:
Chetna Pandya

Genres

Great Lives

Series 45

Episode 9: Barbara Stocking on Catherine the Great

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Catherine the Great is chosen by Barbara Stocking. Matthew Parris presents. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Matthew Parris
Interviewed Guest:
Barbara Stocking
Interviewed Guest:
Virginia Rounding
Producer:
Miles Warde

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