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Book of the Week

Red Thread: On Mazes and Labyrinths

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Charlotte Higgins reflects on the significance of mazes and labyrinths in art and mythology, in literature and in life. Show more

Woman's Hour

Children without beds, the art of flirting and early language learning

Duration: 41 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

A look at the thousands of children forced to share a bed with a sibling or parent, how to date without apps, healthy language learning and coercive control. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Gerri McAndrew
Interviewed Guest:
Bex Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Jean Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Mary Hartshorne
Interviewed Guest:
Charlotte Barlow
Interviewed Guest:
Julie Cook

15 Minute Drama

Just a Girl: Series 4

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Amy finds the pressure too much and wants to run back to London, but Ryley persuades her to stay in Manchester. Show more

Jack & Millie

Series 1

Deliver Us From eBay

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Jack and Millie discover the 11th commandment - thou shalt not try and please a son's scary ex-girlfriend. From 2018. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Test Match Special

BBC Radio 4 LW

Home Front

1 August 1918 - Emily Colville

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

On this day in 1918, the Franco-Swiss border was closed to contain the spread of Spanish Flu. But in Devon, the doors of Engleby Hall are opened to mark the first day of harvest. Show more

Contributors

Emily Colville:
Scarlett Brookes
Hardy Walsh:
Damien Molony
Cyrus Colville:
Anton Lesser
Hector Gidley:
Brian Protheroe
Isabel Graham:
Keely Beresford
Grace Cavendish:
Grace Doherty
Elspeth Taverner:
Kelly Williams
Series Editor:
Jessica Dromgoole

Josh Howie's Losing It

Series 1

The Route

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Josh and his wife attend their first NCT class, where Josh typically manages to fall out with almost everyone. From 2016. Show more

Front Row

Nature as artistic inspiration - live from Epping Forest, Loch Lomond and Helen's Bay

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Arts news, interviews and reviews. Tracy Chevalier, Brian Irvine and Kenneth Steven on how the British landscape has inspired so many artists as well as work of their own. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Tracy Chevalier
Interviewed Guest:
Gayle Chong Kwan
Interviewed Guest:
Brian Irvine
Interviewed Guest:
Marie-Louise Muir
Interviewed Guest:
Kenneth Steven
Interviewed Guest:
Hannah McGill
Producer:
Hannah Robins

15 Minute Drama

Just a Girl: Series 4

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Amy finds the pressure too much and wants to run back to London, but Ryley persuades her to stay in Manchester. Show more

The Celebrity Voicemail Show

Series 1

Episode 1: Benedict Cumberbatch

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Fictitious improvised comedy, listening to the phone messages of Sherlock's Benedict Cumberbatch. With Kayvan Novak. From 2015. Show more

Book of the Week

Red Thread: On Mazes and Labyrinths

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Charlotte Higgins reflects on the significance of mazes and labyrinths in art and mythology, in literature and in life. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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