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Woman's Hour

Writer Fay Weldon, Lorin LaFave on Internet Safety, Cultural Appropriation

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Writer Fay Weldon talks about her favourite short stories and new novella. Following the murder of her son, Lorin LaFave discusses cyber safety for children. Jane Garvey presents. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Fay Weldon
Interviewed Guest:
Lorin LaFave
Interviewed Guest:
Eleanor Mills
Interviewed Guest:
Yomi Adegoke
Interviewed Guest:
Emmanuelle Dirix

44 Scotland Street

The Blue Spode Tea Cup

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

There's trouble when a dog begins a nipping spree and a neighbour starts nicking cups. Starring Carol Ann Crawford. Show more

Home Front

10 February 1915 - Johnnie Marshall

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Not everyone at Collingwood Park is in favour of Marshalls manufacturing munitions. Show more

Contributors

Johnnie Marshall:
Paul Ready
Geoffrey Marshall:
Dominic Mafham
Kitty Lumley:
Ami Metcalf
Phyllis Marshall:
Christine Absalom
Yevgeny Zamyatin:
Simon Scardifield
Loudhailer Man:
Kris Deedigan

Drama

A Kidnapping

Episode 2

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

The teachers' simple get-rich-quick plan to kidnap the child of a corrupt politician begins to unravel. Show more

Contributors

The Headmistress:
Madeleine Nicolas
Senator Amantez:
Bart Guingona
Mrs Amantez:
Roselyn Perez
Colonel Reyas:
Leo Rialp
Jonathan:
Andy Mulligan
Schoolchild:
Seth Argar
Schoolchild:
Rachel Greenhow
Producer:
Nadir Khan
Director:
John Dryden

A Good Read

Susie Dent and Janice Langley

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Countdown dictionary buff Susie Dent and WI chair Janice Langley talk good reads with Harriett Gilbert. Book choices include An Unsuitable Job for a Woman, by the late PD James. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Susie Dent
Interviewed Guest:
Janice Langley

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Ruth Bratt gets to performs her favourite sketch, but can she get Lucy Trodd to understand it? Sketch comedy from June 2014. Show more

Front Row

Jennifer Aniston; Artists as Collectors; Indian Summers Review

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Jennifer Aniston on playing against type as a grieving woman in the film Cake, a new exhibition showcasing objects collected by artists and a review of period drama Indian Summers. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Producer:
Ellie Bury
Interviewed Guest:
Jennifer Aniston
Interviewed Guest:
Shahidha Bari
Interviewed Guest:
Lydia Yee

44 Scotland Street

The Blue Spode Tea Cup

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

There's trouble when a dog begins a nipping spree and a neighbour starts nicking cups. Starring Carol Ann Crawford. Show more

The Infinite Monkey Cage

Series 11

Episode 4: When Quantum Goes Woo

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined by Ben Goldacre, Jeff Forshaw and Sara Pascoe to discuss why quantum physics is often so popular with purveyors of pseudoscience and quackery. Show more

BBC Radio 4 LW

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