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Woman's Hour

Where Have All the Good Nuns Gone?

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Jane Garvey on negative stereotypes of nuns on TV and film. Plus Cecelia Ahern on her latest book How to Fall in Love, and WH power-lister Mary Curnock Cook, chief exec of UCAS. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Mary Curnock Cook
Interviewed Guest:
Phumzile Mlamgo-Ngcuka
Interviewed Guest:
Joanna Moorhead
Interviewed Guest:
Lynda Dearlove
Interviewed Guest:
Cecelia Ahern

15 Minute Drama

Children in Need: Holding On to You

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

When 14-year-old Holly goes missing, her desperate parents call the police. Holly is facing danger. With Dolly Rose Campbell. Show more

Drama

The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency

Episode 2: Canoeing for Ladies

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Crocodiles, hippos and canoeing are among the dangers facing the ladies as they trace a safari guide. Stars Nadine Marshall. Show more

A Good Read

Kate Silverton and Johnnie Walker

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Harriett Gilbert and guests radio presenter Johnnie Walker and newsreader Kate Silverton discuss their favourite books, including Zen and the Art of Motor Cycle Maintenance. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Kate Silverton
Interviewed Guest:
Johnnie Walker
Producer:
Beth O'Dea

It's Your Round

Series 2

Episode 5

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for 11 days

Angus Deayton lets Lucy Porter, Tom Wrigglesworth, Lloyd Langford and Robert Popper devise four panel games. From January 2012. Show more

Front Row

John Tavener; Poirot's Last Case; Don Jon review

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Arts news. Mark Lawson discusses the music of John Tavener, the final Poirot episode and Georges Simenon's first Maigret novel. Plus Bel Mooney reviews the film Don Jon. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mark Lawson
Interviewed Guest:
Bel Mooney
Interviewed Guest:
Nicholas Kenyon
Interviewed Guest:
Dreda Say Mitchell
Interviewed Guest:
Natasha Cooper
Interviewed Guest:
Jeff Park

15 Minute Drama

Children in Need: Holding On to You

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

When 14-year-old Holly goes missing, her desperate parents call the police. Holly is facing danger. With Dolly Rose Campbell. Show more

Small Scenes

Series 1

Episode 4

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Symphonius sketches: the funniest (and unhappiest) man in the world and life for two lorry drivers. With Henry Paker. From 2013. Show more

Book of the Week

Martin Sandler - The Letters of John F Kennedy

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

At the time of his inauguration, JFK was lauded by a famous poet. Read by Colin Stinton and Richard Laing. Show more

BBC Radio 4 LW

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