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Book of the Week

Slay in Your Lane

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Many young black women struggle with depression and stress. But it is often unspoken and internalised, causing further anguish and isolation. Yomi recounts her own experiences. Show more

Woman's Hour

Lily James, Trump women's protest, women's hockey World Cup, actor Sarah Gordy

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Lily James on the new Mamma Mia film; women protesting President Trump's visit; a women's hockey World Cup; Sarah Gordy - the first woman with Down's syndrome to receive an MBE. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tina Daheley
Producer:
Emma Wallace
Interviewed Guest:
Lily James
Interviewed Guest:
Chi Chi Izundu
Interviewed Guest:
Huda Jawad
Interviewed Guest:
Susannah Townsend
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Haycroft
Interviewed Guest:
Ellie Rayer
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Gordy
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Gordy
Interviewed Guest:
Letitia Sage

15 Minute Drama

The Citadel

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Manson seeks justice for the flagrant misconduct of Llewellyn. Series based on AJ Cronin's groundbreaking novel about medical life before the NHS. Richard Fleeshman stars. Show more

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 2 months

John O'Farrell looks back at the last 20 years, to try to make sense of where we are now. With Hugh Dennis, Doon McKichan, Jan Ravens and Lewis McLeod. Show more

Contributors

Gordon Brown:
Lewis MacLeod
Theresa May:
Jan Ravens

Genres

Home Front

13 July 1918 - Silas Morrow

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

On this day in 1918, British and Anzac troops made further advances near Ypres, while on Dartmoor Staff Sergeant Silas Morrow is fighting the so-called 'battle of Seale Hayne'. Show more

Contributors

Silas Morrow:
Shaun Dooley
Sid Butler:
Nigel Pilkington
Daniel Marriott:
Jonathan Bailey
Arthur Hurst:
Mark Heap
Howard Argent:
Gunnar Cauthery
Vernon Goodman:
John Lightbody
Series Editor:
Jessica Dromgoole

Regional Variations (2)

Test Match Special

BBC Radio 4 LW

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Bevan knew that the NHS would never have enough money to meet the overwhelming need. How have health ministers attempted to deal with its problems over the last 70 years? Show more

Drama

Mayday

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

By Lucy Caldwell. A 19-year-old Northern Irish student finds herself having to make a terrifying decision when she discovers she is unexpectedly pregnant. Show more

Contributors

Siobhan:
Imogen Doel
Teenage Girl:
Imogen Doel
Child's Voice:
Niamh McEnhill
Mother:
Annie Farr
Pregrancy Test:
Annie Farr
Male Politican:
Caolan Byrne
Barista:
Will Irvine
Victorian Gent:
Will Irvine
Talkshow Host:
Will Irvine
Pro-Choice Website:
Claire De Boer
Female Politician:
Catriona Hinds
Amnesty Rep:
Lynsey-Anne Moffat
Pro-Life Website:
Lynsey-Anne Moffat
Tearful Mother:
Lynsey-Anne Moffat

Genres

Brand

Drama

Last Word

Lord Carrington, Karen Finch, Claude Lanzmann, Harlan Ellison

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Obituary series. Matthew Bannister on Tory politician Lord Carrington, textile conservator Karen Finch, film maker Claude Lanzmann, writer Harlan Ellison. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Michael Cockerell
Interviewed Guest:
Katrina Finch
Interviewed Guest:
Philip Sykas
Interviewed Guest:
Daniel Lee
Producer:
Neil George

Regional Variations (2)

Test Match Special

BBC Radio 4 LW

Six O'Clock News

13/07/2018 Trump praises "incredible" Theresa May

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

President rows back on his criticism of PM's Brexit plan, and says US-UK trade deal is possible. Tens of thousands of protesters denounce Mr Trump as a racist and sexist bigot.

Dead Ringers

Series 18

Episode 6

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

As England crashes out of the World Cup, Theresa May fights a mass cabinet resignation and Trump visits London, the Dead Ringers team takes aim. Show more

The Archers

13/07/2018

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Brian finds himself at a crossroads, and Neil is compromised. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Gwenda Hughes
Series Editor:
Alison Hindell
David Archer:
Tim Bentinck
Ruth Archer:
Felicity Finch
Josh Archer:
Angus Imrie
Kenton Archer:
Richard Attlee
Brian Aldridge:
Charles Collingwood
Jennifer Aldridge:
Angela Piper
Debbie Aldridge:
Tamsin Greig
Neil Carter:
Brian Hewlett
Susan Carter:
Charlotte Martin
Alice Carter:
Hollie Chapman
Justin Elliott:
Simon Williams
Rex Fairbrother:
Nick Barber
Toby Fairbrother:
Rhys Bevan
Emma Grundy:
Emerald O'Hanrahan
Anisha Jayakody:
Anneika Rose
Alistair Lloyd:
Michael Lumsden
Jim Lloyd:
John Rowe
Adam Macy:
Andrew Wincott
Kate Madikane:
Perdita Avery
Robert Snell:
Graham Blockey
Lynda Snell:
Carole Boyd

Front Row

Agnès Varda, The rise of grime, Artistic superstitions

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

News, reviews and interviews from arts world. Agnes Varda on film-making and being an artist, the explosion of grime, and the superstitions of actors, writers and artists. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
DJ Target
Interviewed Guest:
Dan Hancox
Interviewed Guest:
Agnes Varda
Interviewed Guest:
Ellen Weinstein
Interviewed Guest:
Michael Simkins
Producer:
Sarah Johnson

15 Minute Drama

The Citadel

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Manson seeks justice for the flagrant misconduct of Llewellyn. Series based on AJ Cronin's groundbreaking novel about medical life before the NHS. Richard Fleeshman stars. Show more

Home Front - Omnibus

Episode 107: 9-13 July 1918

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Epic war drama set in Devon, in the week in 1918 when the Russian Soviet Republic adopted its first constitution. Show more

Contributors

Elspeth Taverner:
Kelly Williams
Dieter Lippke:
Joe Sims
Effie Taverner:
Lizzie Stables
Klaus Hofstadter:
Atilla Akinci
Ludwig Huber:
Marcel Hagen
Cathy Lawrence:
Debbie Korley
Rose Fairweather:
Helen Longworth
Ivan Jackson:
Lloyd Thomas
Primrose Holden:
Jade Matthew
Moses Wickens:
Ed Gaughan
Amos Rutter:
Richard Cotton
Robin Bowder:
Sean Murray
Kitty Lumley:
Ami Metcalf
Victor Lumley:
Joel MacCormack
Daniel Marriott:
Jonathan Bailey
Peter Lumley:
Beatrice White
Adeline Lumley:
Helen Schlesinger
Hector Gidley:
Brian Protheroe
Arthur Hurst:
Mark Heap
Gabriel Graham:
Michael Bertenshaw
Clarence Ogden:
David Sterne
Howard Argent:
Gunnar Cauthery
Cora Gidley:
Joanna Monro
Isaac Cox:
James Lailey
Silas Morrow:
Shaun Dooley
Sid Butler:
Nigel Pilkington
Vernon Goodman:
John Lightbody
Series Editor:
Jessica Dromgoole

Genres

Book at Bedtime

The Shepherd's Hut

Episode 10: Peace Is on Its Way

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Adam Fitzgerald concludes Tim Winton's heartrendingly brutal novel. Desperate to get the binoculars before the drug dealers find them, Jaxie begins his perilous journey. Show more

A Good Read

Isy Suttie and Lolly Adefope

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Isy Suttie, writer and actress of Peep Show fame, joins comedian Lolly Adefope to discuss their favourite books with Harriett Gilbert. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Isy Suttie
Interviewed Guest:
Lolly Adefope
Producer:
Becky Ripley

Book of the Week

Slay in Your Lane

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Many young black women struggle with depression and stress. But it is often unspoken and internalised, causing further anguish and isolation. Yomi recounts her own experiences. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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