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Start the Week

Spying and Surveillance: The Snowden Files

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Anne McElvoy discusses surveillance and spying with Luke Harding, Sir David Omand, Annette Dittert and Alain de Botton. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Anne McElvoy
Interviewed Guest:
Luke Harding
Interviewed Guest:
David Omand
Interviewed Guest:
Annette Dittert
Interviewed Guest:
Alain de Botton
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Woman's Hour

Angel Haze

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Rapper Angel Haze. Why are political parties failing to attract and retain women? Plus how a portrait of the Wyndham Sisters inspired a historian to tell their story. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Claudia Renton
Interviewed Guest:
Fiona Elvin
Interviewed Guest:
Natasha Walter
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Barnden
Interviewed Guest:
Angel Haze
Interviewed Guest:
Gaby Hinsliff

15 Minute Drama

Anna's War

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Anna wants to help evacuate 85 old people from a war-torn Chechnyan old people's home who have been abandoned by the authorities. But there is opposition. Show more

Contributors

Anna Politkovskaya:
Anastasia Hille
Dimitry Muratov:
Conrad Nelson
Elena Kudimova:
Fiona Clarke
Ivan Bogolomov:
Max Bollinger
Alexander Politkovsky:
Andrew Byron

Genres

In and Out of the Kitchen

Series 3

The Awards

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Can cookery writer Damien win an award? Actor Anthony auditions for Hayfever. Stars Miles Jupp and Justin Edwards. From 2014. Show more

Contributors

Damien Trench:
Miles Jupp
Mr Mullaney:
Brendan Dempsey
Ray Jarrow:
Chris Brand
Michel Houllewitz:
Toby Longworth
Janet Trench:
Selina Cadell
Ian Frobisher:
Philip Fox
Producer:
Sam Michell
Writer:
Miles Jupp

Tony Teardrop

Episode 2

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

This second drama continues to follow homeless couple Tony and Roz and their families. Inspired by true stories taken from the homeless people of Manchester. Show more

The Food Programme

Britain and the Ready Meal

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

The UK loves ready meals, we are the biggest consumers of them in Europe. Sheila Dillon explains how the horsemeat scandal led to a shift from cheaper frozen to more premium brands. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sheila Dillon
Interviewed Guest:
Charlie Bigham
Interviewed Guest:
Miriam Glucksmann
Interviewed Guest:
Arabella Weir

The Unbelievable Truth

Series 12

Episode 6

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Henning Wehn, Graeme Garden, Jeremy Hardy and Victoria Coren Mitchell talk with deliberate inaccuracy on subjects as varied as the British, beetles, the clergy and novels. Show more

Front Row

Angela Lansbury, Richard Deacon, Philip Seymour Hoffman

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Arts news. Mark Lawson talks to Angela Lansbury, who is about to star in Blithe Spirit in the West End. And director Anton Corbijn pays tribute to the actor Philip Seymour Hoffman. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mark Lawson
Interviewed Guest:
Angela Lansbury
Interviewed Guest:
Anton Corbijn
Interviewer:
Richard Deacon

15 Minute Drama

Anna's War

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Anna wants to help evacuate 85 old people from a war-torn Chechnyan old people's home who have been abandoned by the authorities. But there is opposition. Show more

Contributors

Anna Politkovskaya:
Anastasia Hille
Dimitry Muratov:
Conrad Nelson
Elena Kudimova:
Fiona Clarke
Ivan Bogolomov:
Max Bollinger
Alexander Politkovsky:
Andrew Byron

Genres

Start the Week

Spying and Surveillance: The Snowden Files

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Anne McElvoy discusses surveillance and spying with Luke Harding, Sir David Omand, Annette Dittert and Alain de Botton. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Anne McElvoy
Interviewed Guest:
Luke Harding
Interviewed Guest:
David Omand
Interviewed Guest:
Annette Dittert
Interviewed Guest:
Alain de Botton
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Book of the Week

Where Memories Go: Why Dementia Changes Everything

Warning Signs

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Sally Magnusson reads the moving account of her mother's struggle with dementia: early tell-tale signs emerge. From 2014. Show more

BBC Radio 4 LW

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