Programme Index

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Book of the Week

Hello World: How to be Human in the Age of the Machine

Episode 2: Data

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

In the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal, mathematician Hannah Fry asks if our data can ever be safe online. Abridged by Robin Brooks. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Woman's Hour

BBC Radio 4 LW

Woman's Hour

Ruth Wilson in The Little Stranger

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Ariana Grande, partners and their addictions; Ruth Wilson stars in The Little Stranger; Women who still back Brexit; Woman's Lab: what happened next?; and the appeal of the occult. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Bolu Babalola
Interviewed Guest:
Karen Tyrell
Interviewed Guest:
Ruth Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Chloe Westley
Interviewed Guest:
Antonina Ross
Interviewed Guest:
Alicia Vamvoukakis

15 Minute Drama

Subterranean Homesick Blues

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Bill Nighy and Anna Calder-Marshall star as John and Maggie, having another go at love when they are older but not necessarily wiser in AL Kennedy's comic drama. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Test Match Special

BBC Radio 4 LW

A History of Ideas

Philosopher Jules Evans on Aristotle and Flourishing

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Jules Evans wants to prove there has been a revival of Aristotle's ideas about flourishing. He asks former head of the civil service Gus O'Donnell how to measure the good life. Show more

Drama

In Vino Veritas

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Written by and starring Lenny Henry. Reverend Marcus Campbell is a great success: his congregation is huge and they all adore him. But has he lost sight of his true purpose? Show more

Contributors

Reverend Marcus Campbell:
Lenny Henry
June Campbell:
Nadine Marshall
Deacon Edwards:
Peter Bankole
Mrs Dawon:
Martina Laird
Cornell Dawson:
McKell David
Tailor/Homeless Man:
Sean Murray
Homeless Guy 1/Group Leader:
Lewis Bray
Homeless Guy 2:
Cameron Percival
Homeless Guy 3:
Liam Lau Fernandez
Homeless Woman:
Elizabeth Counsell
Sat Nav:
Emma Handy
Emergency Services:
Ryan Whittle
Director:
Mary Peate

Genres

Brand

Drama

Great Lives

Series 46

Episode 7: Cherie Blair on Dame Rose Heilbron

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Cherie Blair's own law career was inspired by the barrister Rose Heilbron. She became a role model, and an example of what a Liverpool girl could achieve in law. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Matthew Parris
Interviewed Guest:
Cherie Blair
Interviewed Guest:
Hilary Heilbron
Interviewed Guest:
John Tribe

Start/Stop

Series 3

Episode 3: Tinder

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for 1 month

Barney and Cathy vie to be the most attractive, while Alice’s life drawing makes David jealous. Stars Jack Docherty. From 2016. Show more

Front Row

Sally Rooney, Trust, Catwalk music, Serena Williams cartoon

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Irish writer Sally Rooney's second novel, Normal People, is on the Man Booker Prize. She talks about structure and being true to her characters. How the fashion catwalk uses music. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Sally Rooney
Interviewed Guest:
David Butcher
Interviewed Guest:
Jeremy Healy
Interviewed Guest:
Tayo Fatunla
Producer:
Julian May

15 Minute Drama

Subterranean Homesick Blues

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Bill Nighy and Anna Calder-Marshall star as John and Maggie, having another go at love when they are older but not necessarily wiser in AL Kennedy's comic drama. Show more

Book at Bedtime

Transcription

Episode 7

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

In 1950, Juliet's occasional work for the security service allows her to investigate the threatening note she has received. Abridged by Robin Brooks. Read by Fenella Woolgar. Show more

Book of the Week

Hello World: How to be Human in the Age of the Machine

Episode 2: Data

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

In the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal, mathematician Hannah Fry asks if our data can ever be safe online. Abridged by Robin Brooks. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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