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Midweek

Gary Morecombe, Rebecca Gowers, Sara Ishaq, Mike McCartney

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Lively and diverse conversation as Libby Purves meets Gary Morecambe, son of Eric, plus novelist Rebecca Gowers, filmmaker Sara Ishaq, and photographer and musician Mike McCartney. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Gary Morecambe
Interviewed Guest:
Mike McCartney
Interviewed Guest:
Rebecca Gowers
Interviewed Guest:
Sara Ishaq

Brand

Midweek

Woman's Hour

Women, Equality and Islam

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Salma Yaqoob, Mirina Paananen, Sara Khan and Julie Bindel discuss where Islam and equality for women intersect. Plus the young women behind Me and My Hijab. Jane Garvey presents. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Salma Yaqoob
Interviewed Guest:
Mirina Paananen
Interviewed Guest:
Sara Khan
Interviewed Guest:
Julie Bindel
Interviewed Guest:
Zara Singh
Interviewed Guest:
Sheila Nalweyiso

15 Minute Drama

Lavinia Greenlaw - Five Fever Tales

Episode 3: What the Doctor Saw

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Bad air, bad water and sad lives in another dramas exploring ancient ideas about malaria. Narrated by Siobhan Redmond, with Russell Boulter. Show more

HR

Series 5

Episode 6: Til Death Do Us Part

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Kate now questions her love for Peter. But she is not the only commitment-phobe. Can a visit to a psychiatrist sort out relationship woes? Show more

Hamlet

Episode 3

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Trying to discover if Claudius murdered his father, Hamlet arranges for a play to be performed at court. Stars Jamie Parker. Show more

Contributors

Genres

Series

Hamlet

Thanks a Lot, Milton Jones!

Series 1

Episode 6: Books and Booksibility

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Milton Jones will help anyone, but can he assist a book festival whose visitors are too easily distracted? From March 2014. Show more

Front Row

Anne Hathaway, David Threlfall, Believe, Lorna Simpson

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Anne Hathaway on her role in Rio 2, a review of the new Abrams-Cuarón TV series Believe, Lorna Simpson on a retrospective of her work, and David Threlfall on his role in Shameless. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Anne Hathaway
Interviewed Guest:
Larushka Ivan-Zadeh
Interviewed Guest:
Lorna Simpson
Interviewed Guest:
David Threlfall

15 Minute Drama

Lavinia Greenlaw - Five Fever Tales

Episode 3: What the Doctor Saw

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Bad air, bad water and sad lives in another dramas exploring ancient ideas about malaria. Narrated by Siobhan Redmond, with Russell Boulter. Show more

Midweek

Gary Morecombe, Rebecca Gowers, Sara Ishaq, Mike McCartney

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Lively and diverse conversation as Libby Purves meets Gary Morecambe, son of Eric, plus novelist Rebecca Gowers, filmmaker Sara Ishaq, and photographer and musician Mike McCartney. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Gary Morecambe
Interviewed Guest:
Mike McCartney
Interviewed Guest:
Rebecca Gowers
Interviewed Guest:
Sara Ishaq

Brand

Midweek

Book at Bedtime

Gabrielle Zevin - The Collected Works of AJ Fikry

Episode 8: Creative Writing

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Maya reflects on her past and the mother she never knew. Funny, poignant tale read by Madeleine Potter and Hari Dhillon. Show more

Nurse

Series 1

Episode 6

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

The funny, sad and bewildering interactions of a community psychiatric nurse's rounds. Starring Paul Whitehouse. From March 2014. Show more

Contributors

Book of the Week

Ben Macintyre - A Spy Among Friends

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Burgess and Maclean have fled to Moscow and the spotlight turns to Philby as a third suspect. Read by Simon Russell Beale. Show more

BBC Radio 4 LW

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