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In Our Time

Montaigne

Duration: 42 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the life and work of Michel de Montaigne. Best known for his influential Essays, Montaigne is regarded as the father of modern sceptical thought. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Thomas Morris
Presenter:
Melvyn Bragg
Producer:
Thomas Morris
Presenter:
Melvyn Bragg

Woman's Hour

Jody Williams; Margaret Hodge; Behaviour in Nurseries

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Jenni Murray meets Nobel Peace Prize winner Jody Williams and Powerlister Margaret Hodge MP. Toby Young and Sue Palmer discuss toddler behaviour in nurseries and teacher training. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Margaret Hodge
Interviewed Guest:
Toby Young
Producer:
Ruth Watts

The Cazalets

Confusion

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

It's New Year's Eve 1942, but there seems little to celebrate for certain members of the Cazalet family as plans go awry. With Penelope Wilton, Helen Schlesinger, Naomi Frederick. Show more

Drama

Doug Lucie - The Milky Way

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

4 Extra Debut. 1959. Milkman Bob Reilly tries to realise his dreams of success in the music business by managing his son's rock 'n' roll band. Stars Shaun Dingwall. From April 2013. Show more

The Film Programme

Steve Coogan as Paul Raymond; Jack Black in new movie Bernie; Terence Stamp on his best films

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Francine Stock talks to Steve Coogan about The Look of Love and to Jack Black about Bernie. Both films are based on real people - how can biopics be honest and innovative? Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Elaine Lester
Interviewed Guest:
Steve Coogan
Interviewed Guest:
Jack Black
Presenter:
Francine Stock

Front Row

New Le Carré reviewed; The Politician's Husband; In the Fog

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Reviews of John le Carré's novel A Delicate Truth and WWII film In the Fog, Peter and Virginia Bottomley on drama The Politician's Husband, and Adrian Lester's Cultural Exchange. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Ellie Bury
Presenter:
Mark Lawson
Interviewed Guest:
Adrian Lester
Interviewed Guest:
Virginia Bottomley

The Cazalets

Confusion

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

It's New Year's Eve 1942, but there seems little to celebrate for certain members of the Cazalet family as plans go awry. With Penelope Wilton, Helen Schlesinger, Naomi Frederick. Show more

In Our Time

Montaigne

Duration: 42 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the life and work of Michel de Montaigne. Best known for his influential Essays, Montaigne is regarded as the father of modern sceptical thought. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Thomas Morris
Presenter:
Melvyn Bragg
Producer:
Thomas Morris
Presenter:
Melvyn Bragg

Book at Bedtime

This Is Where I Am

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Abdi is unable to face the events of his last day at the refugee camp in Dadaab, but the first day is seared on his mind. He and Debs take on the Glasgow housing authorities. Show more

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