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Start the Week

Arabian Nights

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Anne McElvoy discusses literature and art in the Arabic world with novelist Alaa Al Aswany, curator Rose Issa, writer Marina Warner and historian Robert Irwin. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Anne McElvoy
Interviewed Guest:
Alaa Al Aswany
Interviewed Guest:
Rose Issa
Interviewed Guest:
Robert Irwin

Woman's Hour

Kiesza; Domestic Violence; Technology Advice

Duration: 57 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Singer-songwriter Kiesza talks to Jane about recording her smash hit, Hideaway, in 90 minutes, plus LJ Rich talks technology for the young and old. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Kiesza undefined
Interviewed Guest:
June Venters
Interviewed Guest:
LJ Rich
Interviewed Guest:
Neeta Patel
Interviewed Guest:
Ginette Leach
Interviewed Guest:
Catherine undefined

15 Minute Drama

Writing the Century: My Greenham

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Kent 1982. Ginette, a middle-class housewife, visits Greenham Common Women's Peace Camp, and this impromptu daytrip changes her life forever. Show more

Home Front

8 December 1914 - Ralph Winwood

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

A newcomer spells trouble for the inhabitants of St Jude's. Show more

Drama

Quicksands

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

By Lucy Caldwell. A family holiday is shattered by some life-changing news and a life-threatening incident. But just what is the truth behind what happened that fateful day? Show more

Contributors

Young Tessa:
Laura Pyper
Young James:
Gerard McCarthy
Caroline:
Clodagh Casey
Angel Clare:
Kieran Lagan
Angel Clare:
Mary Lindsay

Genres

Brand

Drama

The Food Programme

Cookbooks of 2014

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Sheila Dillon presents a review of the most exciting cookbooks of 2014. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sheila Dillon
Interviewed Guest:
Allan Jenkins
Interviewed Guest:
Joanna Blythman
Interviewed Guest:
Alex Ryder
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Lavelle
Interviewed Guest:
Diana Henry

I'm Sorry I Haven't A Clue

Series 62

Episode 4

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

A return visit to the Victoria Hall in Stoke-on-Trent for regulars Barry Cryer, Graeme Garden and Tim Brooke-Taylor, plus Omid Djalili on the panel and Jack Dee in the chair. Show more

Front Row

Sarah Waters; Racial Diversity in the Arts; Mike Scott of the Waterboys; Museums on Film

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Mike Scott of the Waterboys on their new album, author Sarah Waters on writing a ghost story for the stage, and two new documentaries go behind the scenes in world class museums. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Waters
Interviewed Guest:
Mike Scott
Interviewed Guest:
Dawn Walton
Interviewed Guest:
Tom Morris
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Crompton

15 Minute Drama

Writing the Century: My Greenham

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Kent 1982. Ginette, a middle-class housewife, visits Greenham Common Women's Peace Camp, and this impromptu daytrip changes her life forever. Show more

Start the Week

Arabian Nights

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Anne McElvoy discusses literature and art in the Arabic world with novelist Alaa Al Aswany, curator Rose Issa, writer Marina Warner and historian Robert Irwin. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Anne McElvoy
Interviewed Guest:
Alaa Al Aswany
Interviewed Guest:
Rose Issa
Interviewed Guest:
Robert Irwin

Book of the Week

Elsa Schiaparelli: A Biography

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

4 Extra Debut. The story of the undisputed fashion queen in the 1920s – anyone who was anyone wore her unique designs. Read by Abigail Thaw. Show more

BBC Radio 4 LW

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