Programme Index

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Midweek

Paul Michael Glaser, Thomasina Lowe, Emily Maguire, Harry Ritchie

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Libby Purves meets Thomasina Lowe, daughter of President Kennedy's official photographer; actor and director Paul Michael Glaser; singer Emily Maguire and writer Harry Ritchie. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Thomasina Lowe
Interviewed Guest:
Paul Michael Glaser
Interviewed Guest:
Emily Maguire
Interviewed Guest:
Harry Ritchie

Brand

Midweek

Woman's Hour

Indhu Rubasingham; Spying on your children; Dolores Huerta

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Jenni Murray presents the female perspective, talking to Tricycle Theatre's Indhu Rubasingham. Plus spying on your children, nutrition during pregnancy, and Dolores Huerta. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Indhu Rubasingham
Interviewed Guest:
Alex Richardson
Interviewed Guest:
Felicity Spector
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Little
Interviewed Guest:
Annalisa Barbieri
Interviewed Guest:
Amanda Craig
Producer:
Louise Corley

15 Minute Drama

Jane Harris - Gillespie and I

Episode 8

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

The three accused go on trial, but two of the kidnappers are determined to lay the blame on the person they claim is the ringleader. Starring Phyllis Logan. From October 2013. Show more

Hard to Tell

Series 1

Episode 2

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

A great party gets taken over by fake tans, jerk chicken, insomniac parents and berets. Stars Jonny Sweet. From October 2011. Show more

GF Newman's The Corrupted

Series 1

Episode 3

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Jack is reluctant to leave the house after being attacked by the Krays, but Billy Hill has other plans for him. Revenge is on the cards, while Brian gets his first taste of crime. Show more

Contributors

Joey Oldman:
Toby Jones
Cath Oldman:
Denise Gough
Brian Oldman:
Rory McMenamin
Jack Braden:
Tom Weston-Jones
Gracie Braden:
Ruth Gemmell
Bobby Brown:
Charlie Davies
Billy Hill:
Robert Glenister
DI Drury:
Matthew Marsh
Fat Cecil:
Matthew Marsh
Frank Cockain:
Michael Eaves
Sammy Cohen:
Jonathan Tafler
Leah Cohen:
Jasmine Hyde
Ronnie Kray:
Lewis MacLeod
PC Watling:
Nigel Cooke
Narrator:
Ross Kemp
Director:
Clive Brill
Producer:
Clive Brill
Writer:
GF Newman

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Answering that old chestnut 'Are Women Funny?' Bridget Christie on the state of modern feminism. With Fred MacAulay. From March 2013. Show more

Front Row

Judi Dench, Julian Barnes on Daumier, Ambassadors, Ibsen's Ghosts

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Dame Judi Dench discusses her role in the film Philomena, Julian Barnes reviews a new Honoré Daumier exhibition, the verdict on TV series Ambassadors, and Ibsen's Ghosts on stage. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mark Lawson
Interviewed Guest:
Judi Dench
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Hatley
Interviewed Guest:
Sue Prideaux

15 Minute Drama

Jane Harris - Gillespie and I

Episode 8

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

The three accused go on trial, but two of the kidnappers are determined to lay the blame on the person they claim is the ringleader. Starring Phyllis Logan. From October 2013. Show more

Before They Were Famous

Series 2

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Ian Leslie unearths the often surprising first literary attempts of the likes of JK Rowling and Dan Brown. From October 2013. Show more

Contributors

Bret Easton Ellis:
David Armand
Ian Fleming:
David Armand
Roald Dahl:
John Finnemore
Dostoyevsky:
John Finnemore
Presenter:
Ian Leslie
Germaine Greer:
Katy Wix
Welfare Officer:
Fenella Woolgar
Producer:
Anna Silver

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for 23 days

What if there is a giant asteroid strike? Quirky true history with Helen Keen, Peter Serafinowicz and Susy Kane. From June 2012. Show more

Book of the Week

Jennifer Saunders - Bonkers: My Life in Laughs

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

It is 1991, and Absolutely Fabulous is about to hit British TV screens. The award-winning comedienne Jennifer Saunders reads her memoir. From October 2013. Show more

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