Programme Index

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Woman's Hour

Addiction, women in quizzes, Sochi 2014, Jane Drew

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Jenni Murray takes a look at the women winter athletes to watch out for at Sochi 2014, finds out who Jane Drew was and discusses the ramifications of addiction. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Eleanor Oldroyd
Interviewed Guest:
Leah Borreomeo
Interviewed Guest:
Judith Keppel

15 Minute Drama

Anna's War

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Anna is very much focused on family. She wants to help her pregnant daughter and looks forward to being a grandmother, when tragedy strikes. Show more

Contributors

Anna Politkovskaya:
Anastasia Hille
Vera Politkovskaya:
Harriet Chandler Judd
Elena Kudimova:
Fiona Clarke
Raisa Mazepa:
Pauline Jefferson
Stepan Mazepa:
David Fleeshman
Ilya Politkovsky:
Max Bollinger
Surveillance Man:
Max Bollinger

Genres

Last Word

Philip Seymour Hoffman, Jose Sulaiman, Anna Gordy Gaye, Ron Hall, Peter Austin

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Matthew Bannister on actor Philip Seymour Hoffman, journalist Ron Hall, Motown records executive Anna Gordy Gaye, boxing administrator Jose Sulaiman and micro-brewer Peter Austin. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Steven Schub
Interviewed Guest:
Mike Costello
Interviewed Guest:
Smokey Robinson
Interviewed Guest:
William Stevenson
Interviewed Guest:
Jacqueline Springer
Interviewed Guest:
Steve Turner
Interviewed Guest:
Harry Evans
Interviewed Guest:
Keith Bott
Interviewed Guest:
Alan Pugsley

The Now Show

Series 42

Episode 5

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis are joined by Canadian vlogger IISuperwomanII plus Angela Barnes, Mitch Benn and Laura Shavin for a comic run through the week's news. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Steve Punt
Presenter:
Hugh Dennis
Performer:
Mitch Benn
Performer:
Laura Shavin
Performer:
Angela Barnes
Writer:
Kev Cor

The Archers

07/02/2014

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Tom tries to break the news gently. Meanwhile Jill does something new. Show more

Contributors

Jill Archer:
Patricia Greene
Kenton Archer:
Richard Attlee
David Archer:
Tim Bentinck
Tony Archer:
David Troughton
Helen Archer:
Louiza Patikas
Tom Archer:
Tom Graham
Jolene Archer:
Buffy Davis
Jennifer Aldridge:
Angela Piper
Eddie Grundy:
Trevor Harrison
Clarrie Grundy:
Heather Bell
Nic Grundy:
Becky Wright
Emma Grundy:
Emerald O'Hanrahan
Edward Grundy:
Barry Farrimond
Kirsty Miller:
Annabelle Dowler
Rob Titchener:
Timothy Watson
Peggy Woolley:
June Spencer
Director:
Julie Beckett

Front Row

Wilko Johnson and Roger Daltrey; Barkhad Abdi; Salamander

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

John Wilson talks to Roger Daltrey and Wilko Johnson about their joint project, and hears from Oscar-nominated actor Barkhad Abdi on playing a Somali pirate in Captain Phillips. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Wilko Johnson
Interviewed Guest:
Roger Daltrey
Interviewed Guest:
Barkhad Abdi
Interviewed Guest:
Dreda Say Mitchell
Interviewed Guest:
Hans Haacke
Interviewed Guest:
David Shrigley

15 Minute Drama

Anna's War

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Anna is very much focused on family. She wants to help her pregnant daughter and looks forward to being a grandmother, when tragedy strikes. Show more

Contributors

Anna Politkovskaya:
Anastasia Hille
Vera Politkovskaya:
Harriet Chandler Judd
Elena Kudimova:
Fiona Clarke
Raisa Mazepa:
Pauline Jefferson
Stepan Mazepa:
David Fleeshman
Ilya Politkovsky:
Max Bollinger
Surveillance Man:
Max Bollinger

Genres

Saturday Drama

Playing With Trains

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 4 LW

4 Extra Debut. 1967: Maverick inventor Bill Galpin is getting rich while battling with his children, Roxanna and Danny. Stars Timothy Spall. Show more

A Good Read

Lord Mervyn King and Arabella Weir

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Mervyn King, former governor of the Bank of England, and Arabella Weir, actor and writer, discuss their favourite books to Harriett Gilbert, including The Prince by Machiavelli. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Mervyn King
Interviewed Guest:
Arabella Weir
Producer:
Beth O'Dea

Book of the Week

Where Memories Go: Why Dementia Changes Everything

A Peaceful End

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Sally Magnusson reads the moving account of her mother's struggle with dementia: a peaceful end amongst family. From February 2014. Show more

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