Programme Index

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Midweek

Robert Powell, Mike Rutherford, Catherine Weate, Harry Shearer

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Lively and diverse conversation as Libby Purves meets actor Robert Powell, musician Mike Rutherford, voice coach Catherine Weate and actor Harry Shearer. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Robert Powell
Interviewed Guest:
Mike Rutherford
Interviewed Guest:
Catherine Weate
Interviewed Guest:
Harry Shearer

Brand

Midweek

Woman's Hour

Aileen Graham Jones; Menopause

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Aileen Graham-Jones, one of the first women to qualify as a motor mechanic. Linda Roberts, mum of Paralympic gold medallist Jonnie Peacock. And menopause symptoms and treatments. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Linda Roberts
Interviewed Guest:
Chris Whitaker
Interviewed Guest:
Krista Cowman
Interviewed Guest:
Heather Currie

15 Minute Drama

November Dead List: Series 1

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

After questioning by police in connection with a murder enquiry, a parish priest suddenly absconds. The detective travels to Ireland in pursuit. Show more

Clare in the Community

Series 9

Away Day Wey Hey

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

The team are forced to take part in a team-building away day, much to Clare's disapproval. Stars Sally Phillips. From January 2014. Show more

Drama

Demon Brother

Episode 1

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

The first in a dark two-part thriller about twin brothers, Jasper and Eddie, who decide to swap lives. Part one tells Jasper's story. Show more

Inside Health

Care data, New gastric balloon, Vocal dysphonia, Antacids

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Dr Mark Porter investigates a new gastric balloon, overuse of drugs for stomach problems, vocal writer's cramp, and if the anonymity of a new NHS database can be guaranteed. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mark Porter
Producer:
Deborah Cohen
Producer:
Erika Wright

Front Row

Simon Russell Beale; Lucy Hughes-Hallett

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Mark Lawson talks to Simon Russell Beale about playing King Lear at the National Theatre, and Lucy Hughes-Hallett discusses her award-winning biography of D'Annunzio. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mark Lawson
Interviewed Guest:
Simon Russell Beale
Interviewed Guest:
Lucy Hughes-Hallett
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Eccleston

15 Minute Drama

November Dead List: Series 1

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

After questioning by police in connection with a murder enquiry, a parish priest suddenly absconds. The detective travels to Ireland in pursuit. Show more

Midweek

Robert Powell, Mike Rutherford, Catherine Weate, Harry Shearer

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Lively and diverse conversation as Libby Purves meets actor Robert Powell, musician Mike Rutherford, voice coach Catherine Weate and actor Harry Shearer. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Robert Powell
Interviewed Guest:
Mike Rutherford
Interviewed Guest:
Catherine Weate
Interviewed Guest:
Harry Shearer

Brand

Midweek

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Comic poet Tim Key explores the subject of medicine via the medium of poetry. With musical support from Tom Basden. From 2014. Show more

Book of the Week

Gold: The Race for the World's Most Seductive Metal

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

The last days of gold as money comes under the Nixon presidency. Matthew Hart charts the story of a human obsession. From January 2014. Show more

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