Programme Index

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Start the Week

Paul Collier on Immigration Controls

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Cultural discussion with Stephanie Flanders, who talks to economist Paul Collier, MP Kwasi Kwarteng, British Red Cross chief executive Sir Nick Young and journalist Lindsey Hilsum. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Paul Collier
Interviewed Guest:
Kwasi Kwarteng
Interviewed Guest:
Nick Young
Interviewed Guest:
Lindsey Hilsum
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Woman's Hour

Which party guests?; Images of motherhood; Rape awareness

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Jane Garvey discusses images that challenge sentimental views of motherhood. Plus throwing a party - who gets invited and who doesn't? How to avoid giving offence. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Liz Brewer
Interviewed Guest:
Suzette Field
Interviewed Guest:
Rhiannon Hedge
Interviewed Guest:
Joanna Bourke
Interviewed Guest:
Elinor Carucci
Interviewed Guest:
Ana Casa Broda
Interviewed Guest:
Lore Segal

15 Minute Drama

Jane Harris - Gillespie and I

Episode 6

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

The Gillespies' younger daughter Rose has been kidnapped. Meanwhile, her elder sister Sibyl is recovering after setting fire to herself with paraffin. From October 2013. Show more

GF Newman's The Corrupted

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

1951. As London celebrates the Festival of Britain, a young boy witnesses a murder that will scar him for life and have lasting consequences that will affect his whole family. Show more

Contributors

Joey Oldman:
Toby Jones
Cath Oldman:
Denise Gough
Brian Oldman:
Rory McMenamin
Jack Braden:
Tom Weston-Jones
Gracie Braden:
Ruth Gemmell
Billy Hill:
Robert Glenister
Bobby Brown:
Charlie Davies
PC Watling:
Nigel Cooke
Win Booker:
Lotte Rice
Frank Cockain:
Michael Eaves
Tiger Braden:
Michael Eaves
Narrator:
Ross Kemp
Director:
Clive Brill
Producer:
Clive Brill
Writer:
GF Newman

The Food Programme

Cider: Britain's Most Misunderstood Drink?

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Award-winning drinks writer Pete Brown joins Sheila Dillon to explain why bottles of cider should be the drink of choice on the UK's dinner tables. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sheila Dillon
Interviewed Guest:
Pete Brown
Producer:
Dan Saladino

The Museum of Curiosity

Series 6

Herring, Lippincott, Clemente

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

John Lloyd and curator Humphrey Ker with objects from Richard Herring, Kristin Lippincott and Dr Christofer Clemente. From 2013. Show more

Front Row

Susan Hill; Pop art design; GF Newman; Fake movie trails

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Arts news. Mark Lawson interviews writer Susan Hill as she publishes a new novel Black Sheep; the relationship between pop art and design; dramatist GF Newman on his radio series. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mark Lawson
Interviewed Guest:
Susan Hill
Interviewed Guest:
GF Newman
Producer:
Dymphna Flynn

15 Minute Drama

Jane Harris - Gillespie and I

Episode 6

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

The Gillespies' younger daughter Rose has been kidnapped. Meanwhile, her elder sister Sibyl is recovering after setting fire to herself with paraffin. From October 2013. Show more

Start the Week

Paul Collier on Immigration Controls

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Cultural discussion with Stephanie Flanders, who talks to economist Paul Collier, MP Kwasi Kwarteng, British Red Cross chief executive Sir Nick Young and journalist Lindsey Hilsum. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Paul Collier
Interviewed Guest:
Kwasi Kwarteng
Interviewed Guest:
Nick Young
Interviewed Guest:
Lindsey Hilsum
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Book at Bedtime

The Goldfinch

Episode 1: Tiny Yellow Bird, Faint beneath a Veil of Dust

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Theo Decker's secure world with his devoted mother is shattered, and life becomes fallible and frightening. In this episode, Theo finds a treasure amid the rubble. Show more

Book of the Week

Jennifer Saunders - Bonkers: My Life in Laughs

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

4 Extra Debut. The award-winning comedienne Jennifer Saunders reads her funny and touching memoir, from the Comic Strip to Absolutely Fabulous. From October 2013. Show more

BBC Radio 4 LW

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