Programme Index

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Woman's Hour

Gillian Anderson; In celebration of aunts; Punk's influence on fashion

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Gillian Anderson talks about her new TV detective series The Fall. Plus punk's enduring legacy in the world of fashion, and how important are our aunts? Presented by Jenni Murray. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Helen Lee
Interviewed Guest:
Gillian Anderson

15 Minute Drama

The Diary of Samuel Pepys: Series 7

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Sam is besieged by desperate wives whose men fought at sea for no money. One of them makes a moving appeal. Stars Kris Marshall and Katherine Jakeways. Show more

Drama

The Guest of St Peter's

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

By Hugh Costello. Thomas Perret should be dead. He resigned as Pope Paul VII two years ago, but with his successor in trouble, a collision between the two pontiffs seems inevitable. Show more

Contributors

Cardinal Luis Sastre:
David Warner
Hannah Cox:
Amaka Okafor
Pope Leo XIV:
Anton Lesser
Cardinal Neal Cooke:
Guy Paul
Cardinal John Ankrah:
Jude Akuwudike
The old Pope Paul VII:
Andrew Sachs

Genres

Brand

Drama

Last Word

An architect, the founder of Ms magazine, an Olympic sailor, an Italian politician and a film director

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Remembering sailing gold medallist Andrew Simpson, film director Bryan Forbes, Italian prime minister Giulio Andreotti, Ms Magazine editor Mary Thom and architect Rick Mather. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Julian May

The Archers

10/05/2013

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Josh makes his pitch, and Pip feels let down. Show more

Contributors

Jill Archer:
Patricia Greene
Alistair Lloyd:
Michael Lumsden
David Archer:
Tim Bentinck
Ruth Archer:
Felicity Finch
Pip Archer:
Helen Monks
Josh Archer:
Cian Cheesbrough
Tony Archer:
Colin Skipp
Helen Archer:
Louiza Patikas
Tom Archer:
Tom Graham
Matt Crawford:
Kim Durham
Lilian Bellamy:
Sunny Ormonde
Peggy Woolley:
June Spencer
Eddie Grundy:
Trevor Harrison
Clarrie Grundy:
Heather Bell
Nic Grundy:
Becky Wright
Edward Grundy:
Barry Farrimond
Neil Carter:
Brian Hewlett
Vicky Tucker:
Rachel Atkins
Phoebe Aldridge:
Lucy Morris
Kirsty Miller:
Annabelle Dowler
Alan Franks:
John Telfer
Elona Makepeace:
Eri Shuka
Jonathan:
James Howard

Front Row

Karl Hyde; Harold Pinter's The Hothouse; Kate Clanchy; Jodi Picoult

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Harold Pinter's The Hothouse in a revival, Karl Hyde of Underworld, poet Kate Clanchy on writing her first novel, and Jodi Picoult's Cultural Exchange. With John Wilson. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Producer:
Ellie Bury
Interviewed Guest:
Karl Hyde
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Clanchy

15 Minute Drama

The Diary of Samuel Pepys: Series 7

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Sam is besieged by desperate wives whose men fought at sea for no money. One of them makes a moving appeal. Stars Kris Marshall and Katherine Jakeways. Show more

Book at Bedtime

This Is Where I Am

Episode 15

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Abdi is preparing for Christmas Day with no idea that Debs has astonishing news for him. And he must decide whether it's a cause for celebration or further devastating heartache. Show more

Great Lives

Series 30

Bill Shankly

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Mumsnet founder Justine Roberts champions the life of Liverpool’s football manager Bill Shankly. With Matthew Parris. From 2013. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Matthew Parris
Interviewed Guest:
Justine Roberts
Interviewed Guest:
Stephen Kelly

Book of the Week

A Sting in the Tale

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Dave Goulson sets up the Bumblebee Conservation Trust and looks at what the future holds for these fascinating and vitally important little creatures. Show more

BBC Radio 4 LW

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