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Midweek

Ben Garrod, Jack Charles, Clare Salaman, Colin Jones

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Lively and diverse conversation as Libby Purves meets primatologist Ben Garrod, Australian Aboriginal actor Jack Charles, musician Clare Salaman and photographer Colin Jones. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Ben Garrod
Interviewed Guest:
Jack Charles
Interviewed Guest:
Clare Salaman
Interviewed Guest:
Colin Jones

Brand

Midweek

Woman's Hour

Shirley Temple Black; Abortion advice; Part-time relationships; Sexting; Animals and autism

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Jenni Murray remembers Shirley Temple Black. Plus abortion advice in the UK, part-time relationships, sexting and teenagers, and autistic children's relationships with animals. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Shirley Temple
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Barnett
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Croydon
Interviewed Guest:
Sasha Roseneil
Interviewed Guest:
Louise Booth
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Wollaston
Interviewed Guest:
Andy Phippen
Interviewed Guest:
Laura Hurley

15 Minute Drama

Craven: Series 4

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Craven is keen to prosecute the cyber bullies, but the CPS challenges the case. Florence's father Mark Henderson is caught behaving oddly, and Macca's operation looms. Show more

Contributors

DCI Sue Craven:
Maxine Peake
DI Terry Bird:
David Crellin
DS Watende Robinson:
Michael Obiora
DSI Tooley:
Paul Warriner
Katherine:
Erin Shanagher
Macca:
Jack Deam
Lance Darcy:
Michael Hugo
Florence Henderson:
Darcy Isa

Genres

Clare in the Community

Series 9

Come Dine With Me

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Social worker Clare’s finally managed to find some time for romance in between saving society. Stars Sally Phillips. From 2014. Show more

Drama

The Gestapo Minutes

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

By Adam Ganz. 1945, and Michel Oppenheim has survived. He has a visitor: The Gestapo officer he worked for as head of the Jewish community needs a reference from Michel - as a Jew. Show more

Contributors

Michel Oppenheim:
Julian Rhind-Tutt
Gerhard Schwoerer:
Ed Stoppard
Gerda Oppenheim:
Tamzin Griffin
Speaker:
Robin Lustig
Writer:
Adam Ganz

Genres

Brand

Drama

Mark Steel's in Town

Series 5

Episode 6: Huddersfield

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Mark Steel visits West Yorkshire in the show that researches the history, heritage and culture of different places and does a stand-up set in each one. From February 2014. Show more

Front Row

Line of Duty; Tom Rob Smith; Oh, What a Lovely War!

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

A review of the revival of the 1963 stage classic Oh, What a Lovely War!; Tom Rob Smith on his novel The Farm; a review of the second series of Line of Duty; Chinese censorship. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Kathryn Hughes
Interviewed Guest:
Tom Rob Smith
Interviewed Guest:
MJ Hyland
Interviewed Guest:
Jonathan Fenby
Interviewed Guest:
Jenny Robson
Interviewed Guest:
Qiu Xiaolong
Interviewed Guest:
AS Byatt

15 Minute Drama

Craven: Series 4

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Craven is keen to prosecute the cyber bullies, but the CPS challenges the case. Florence's father Mark Henderson is caught behaving oddly, and Macca's operation looms. Show more

Contributors

DCI Sue Craven:
Maxine Peake
DI Terry Bird:
David Crellin
DS Watende Robinson:
Michael Obiora
DSI Tooley:
Paul Warriner
Katherine:
Erin Shanagher
Macca:
Jack Deam
Lance Darcy:
Michael Hugo
Florence Henderson:
Darcy Isa

Genres

Midweek

Ben Garrod, Jack Charles, Clare Salaman, Colin Jones

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Lively and diverse conversation as Libby Purves meets primatologist Ben Garrod, Australian Aboriginal actor Jack Charles, musician Clare Salaman and photographer Colin Jones. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Ben Garrod
Interviewed Guest:
Jack Charles
Interviewed Guest:
Clare Salaman
Interviewed Guest:
Colin Jones

Brand

Midweek

Book at Bedtime

Dubliners

Episode 8: A Little Cloud

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Little Chandler meets his old friend Ignatius Gallagher, who is home from London. Stories of a world outside Dublin soon make Little Chandler reconsider the choices of his own life. Show more

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

The comic poet goes to his guitarist’s wedding in Cheam, giving him a stag night he'll never forget. With Tom Basden. From 2014. Show more

Book of the Week

The Almost Nearly Perfect People: The Truth about the Nordic Miracle

Norway and its Oil Riches

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Scandinavia and its curious tribes explored looking at the impact of the Norway’s colossal oil wealth. Read by Gunnar Cauthery. Show more

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