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The Life Scientific

Episode 89: Matt Taylor on the Rosetta space mission

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Matt Taylor tells Jim Al-Khalili why the Rosetta space mission is the 'sexiest thing alive' and why he had an image of the robot landing on comet 67P tattooed on his thigh. Show more

Woman's Hour

Natural Childbirth Backlash, Gender-Neutral Clothing, Jill Leovy

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Discussion on a possible backlash against natural childbirth, author of Ghettoside Jill Leovy, gender-neutral clothing and having a little sister with autism. With Jenni Murray. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Kenya Hunt
Interviewed Guest:
Jill Leovy
Producer:
Sarah Crawley

15 Minute Drama

Ladder of Years

Episode 7: Ketchup on His French Fries

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Delia Grinstead's new life and equilibrium are disturbed by an unexpected visitor to town. Show more

Home Front

17 March 1915 - Cressida Marshall

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Cressida hits the roof when she realises what her mother and aunt have kept from her. Show more

McLevy

Series 7

Episode 1: The Firebrand

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Four-part series of Victorian detective mysteries starring Brian Cox. Written by David Ashton. McLevy investigates the kidnap of a women's rights campaigner. Show more

A Good Read

Claire Skinner and Louise Welsh

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Actress Claire Skinner and author Louise Welsh talk favourite books with Harriett Gilbert, including works by Karl Ove Knausgaard, Robert Louis Stevenson and Dorothy L Sayers. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Claire Skinner
Interviewed Guest:
Louise Welsh

Front Row

Samuel West, Bloodline, AD Miller, Spring in Verse

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

With Samuel West on directing After Electra on stage, author AD Miller on his novel The Faithful Couple, Togo Igawa on haiku in springtime and Netflix drama Bloodline reviewed. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Samuel West
Interviewed Guest:
Viv Groskop
Interviewed Guest:
AD Miller
Interviewed Guest:
Togo Igawa
Interviewed Guest:
David Hepworth

15 Minute Drama

Ladder of Years

Episode 7: Ketchup on His French Fries

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Delia Grinstead's new life and equilibrium are disturbed by an unexpected visitor to town. Show more

The Life Scientific

Episode 89: Matt Taylor on the Rosetta space mission

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Matt Taylor tells Jim Al-Khalili why the Rosetta space mission is the 'sexiest thing alive' and why he had an image of the robot landing on comet 67P tattooed on his thigh. Show more

Book at Bedtime

The Leipzig Affair

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Magda's plan to escape to the west suffers a major setback. Meanwhile, Bob is inspired to leave his Scottish university and study in Leipzig. Show more

The Hot Kid

Fresh Start

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Fed up waiting for a deputy marshal to take her dancing, Louly makes a fresh start, with a new job and name. Stars Luke Norris. Show more

Contributors

Carl Webster:
Luke Norris
Jack Belmont:
Adam Gillen
Louly Brown:
Samantha Dakin
Tony Antonelli:
Nathan Osgood
Virgil Webster:
David Acton
Heidi Dilworth:
Bettrys Jones
Emmet Long:
Shaun Mason
Marshal Bob McMahon:
Ian Conningham
Oris Belmont:
John Chancer
Doris Belmont:
Elaine Claxton
Norm Dilworth:
Paul Heath
Nancy Polis:
Roslyn Hill
Crystal Lee Davidson:
Hannah Genesius
Adaptor:
Katie Hims

BBC Radio 4 LW

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