Programme Index

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Woman's Hour

Lisa Stansfield; Young baronesses; Coloured coats; The Pistorius trial

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

90s pop star Lisa Stansfield is back, the youngest baronesses in the House of Lords, the latest fashion for coloured coats and the Pistorius Trial. Jenni Murray presents. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Lisa Stansfield
Producer:
Helen Lee

15 Minute Drama

Charlotte Bronte - Shirley

Episode 5: A Proposal

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

1811, Yorkshire. Rioters have stormed Robert's mill as Shirley and Caroline wait anxiously for news. Stars Lesley Sharp. Show more

The Architects

Series 1

What's the Point?

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for 2 months

Sir Lucien and partners are in big trouble. Can a visit to a German spa save the day? Stars Dominic Coleman. From 2014. Show more

Last Word

Tony Benn, James Ellis, Peter Rona, Marion Thorpe, Bob Crow

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Obituary series with Julian Worricker, remembering politician Tony Benn, actor James Ellis, oceanographer Dr Peter Rona, pianist Marion Thorpe and union leader Bob Crow. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Ruth Winstone
Interviewed Guest:
Kenneth Branagh
Interviewed Guest:
Toto Ellis
Interviewed Guest:
Bramley Murton
Interviewed Guest:
Fanny Waterman
Interviewed Guest:
Iain Dale
Interviewed Guest:
Peter Pinkney
Interviewed Guest:
Dick Murray

The News Quiz

Series 83

Episode 5

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Satirical review of the week's news, chaired by Sandi Toksvig, with regular panellist Jeremy Hardy and guest panellists Miles Jupp, Holly Walsh and Hugo Rifkind. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sandi Toksvig
Panellist:
Jeremy Hardy
Panellist:
Miles Jupp
Panellist:
Holly Walsh
Panellist:
Hugo Rifkind

The Archers

14/03/2014

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Jolene gets competitive, and Jill makes a surprising suggestion. Show more

Contributors

Jill Archer:
Patricia Greene
David Archer:
Tim Bentinck
Ruth Archer:
Felicity Finch
Ben Archer:
Thomas Lester
Kenton Archer:
Richard Attlee
Jolene Archer:
Buffy Davis
Tony Archer:
David Troughton
Helen Archer:
Louiza Patikas
Tom Archer:
Tom Graham
Jennifer Aldridge:
Angela Piper
Neil Carter:
Brian Hewlett
Alice Carter:
Hollie Chapman
Ian Craig:
Stephen Kennedy
Usha Franks:
Souad Faress
Shula Hebden Lloyd:
Judy Bennett
Daniel Hebden Lloyd:
Will Howard
Jim Lloyd:
John Rowe
Adam Macy:
Andrew Wincott
Kirsty Miller:
Annabelle Dowler
Fallon Rogers:
Joanna Van Kampen
Rob Titchener:
Timothy Watson
Mike Tucker:
Terry Molloy
Vicky Tucker:
Rachel Atkins
Brenda Tucker:
Amy Shindler
Kingsley Harris:
Tom Roberts

Front Row

David Hare, Sixto Rodriguez, Stage Kiss, Hamlet in N Korea

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

David Hare on the Worricker Trilogy, Sixto Rodriguez on Searching for Sugar Man, the art of the stage kiss, and Dominic Dromgoole defends The Globe taking Hamlet to North Korea. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Sixto Rodriguez
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Ruhl
Interviewed Guest:
Christian Burgess
Interviewed Guest:
Jimmy Akingbola
Interviewed Guest:
Dominic Dromgoole

15 Minute Drama

Charlotte Bronte - Shirley

Episode 5: A Proposal

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

1811, Yorkshire. Rioters have stormed Robert's mill as Shirley and Caroline wait anxiously for news. Stars Lesley Sharp. Show more

Saturday Drama

Mark Lawson - Suspicion for 10 Voices

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 4 LW

4 Extra Debut. Composer Will Byrd is charged with coding papist messages in the music of the Chapel Royal. Stars Simon Russell Beale. Show more

Contributors

William Byrd:
Simon Russell Beale
Juliana Byrd:
Rebecca Saire
Sir Francis Walsingham:
Anton Lesser
Thomas Philippes:
Gerard Murphy
Thomas Tallis:
Jon Glover
Fr. Rodrigues:
Neil Brand
Richard the boy singer:
Joseph Hancock

Genres

A Good Read

Lorraine Kelly and Romesh Gunesekera

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

4 Extra Debut. Lorraine Kelly, Romesh Gunesekera and Harriett Gilbert discuss Jack Kerouac, George Mackay Brown and Molly Keane. From 2014. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Lorraine Kelly
Interviewed Guest:
Romesh Gunesekera
Producer:
Beth O'Dea

BBC Radio 4 LW

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