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Woman's Hour

Women's Boat Race, Football Clubs' Sexual Consent Training, Becoming Deaf Aged Four

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

With Jenni Murray. Including Clare Balding on the Women's Boat Race, sexual consent training for footballers, how the role of grandmother is changing and the joy of sidecars. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Rebecca Myatt
Interviewed Guest:
Clare Balding
Interviewed Guest:
Helen McCarthy
Interviewed Guest:
Virginia Ironside
Interviewed Guest:
Susan Daniels
Interviewed Guest:
Anna King
Interviewed Guest:
Sue Parris
Interviewed Guest:
Chike Kandi

15 Minute Drama

Le Donne

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Caterina makes a deal and contemplates a new life away from the Camorra. But first she has some business to attend to. Show more

Contributors

Caterina:
Indira Varma
Salvatore:
Anton Lesser
Antonella:
Rebecca Callard
Marisa Pirenesi:
Juliet Aubrey
Giovanni Baldassari:
Sean Baker
Rita Florio:
Tracy Wiles
TV Newsreader:
Vaughan Savidge
Producer:
Rosalynd Ward

Genres

Paul Temple

Paul Temple and the Gregory Affair

Episode 4: Mr Davos Has an Alibi

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Another death, and this time the killer comes very close to home. 1946 remake starring Crawford Logan and Gerda Stevenson. Show more

Codes that Changed the World

Episode 5: The Tower of Babel

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Today's digital world is a reverse tower of Babel. It takes all sorts of different languages to build it. It is this phenomenon that Aleks Krotoski explores in this final edition.

Drama

Mr Reasonable

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

By Fred D'Aguiar. John Reasonable is a freed black slave, a skilled silk weaver, engaged by Shakespeare to make costumes for the Rose Theatre, but he also has a jealous apprentice. Show more

Contributors

Reasonable:
Fraser James
Mrs Reasonable:
Adjoa Andoh
Shakespeare:
Joseph Kloska
Director:
David Hunter

Genres

Brand

Drama

Last Word

Frei Otto, Richie Benaud, Albert Maysles, Julio Cesar Strassera, Mary Clarke

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Matthew Bannister on architect Frei Otto, cricket commentator Richie Benaud, documentary director Albert Maysles, lawyer Julio Cesar Strassera and dance critic Mary Clarke. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Tony Chapman
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Rogers
Interviewed Guest:
Norman Foster
Interviewed Guest:
David Gower
Interviewed Guest:
Rebekah Maysles
Interviewed Guest:
Sara Maysles
Interviewed Guest:
Luis Moreno Ocampo
Interviewed Guest:
Jerome Monahan
Interviewed Guest:
Jon Gray

Dead Ringers

Series 14

Episode 1

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

The topical impressions show returns to cover one of the most important and incisive votes for decades. Will Austria win again or does Britain's Electro Velvet stand a chance? Show more

Contributors

Performer:
Jon Culshaw
Performer:
Jan Ravens
Performer:
Duncan Wisbey
Performer:
Lewis Macleod
Producer:
Bill Dare

The Archers

10/04/2015

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

The Brookfield cows go out. Meanwhile, Shula and Alistair are proud of Daniel. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Julie Beckett
Jill Archer:
Patricia Greene
David Archer:
Tim Bentinck
Ruth Archer:
Felicity Finch
Pip Archer:
Daisy Badger
Kenton Archer:
Richard Attlee
Jolene Archer:
Buffy Davis
Tony Archer:
David Troughton
Helen Archer:
Louiza Patikas
Brian Aldridge:
Charles Collingwood
Jennifer Aldridge:
Angela Piper
Susan Carter:
Charlotte Martin
Alan Franks:
John Telfer
Joe Grundy:
Edward Kelsey
Eddie Grundy:
Trevor Harrison
Ed Grundy:
Barry Farrimond
Shula Hebden Lloyd:
Judy Bennett
Dan Hebden Lloyd:
Will Howard
Alistair Lloyd:
Michael Lumsden
Adam Macy:
Andrew Wincott
Kate Madikane:
Perdita Avery
Elizabeth Pargetter:
Alison Dowling
Fallon Rogers:
Joanna Van Kampen
Lynda Snell:
Carole Boyd
Rob Titchener:
Timothy Watson
Roy Tucker:
Ian Pepperell
Charlie Thomas:
Felix Scott
Heather Pritchard:
Margaret Jackman
Captain Sampson:
Peter Lindford

Front Row

Michael Horovitz, The Jinx, Drone Warfare, Download Dead?

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

In the week he turns 80, John Wilson talks to the poet who helped start the counter-culture revolution in the UK, Michael Horovitz. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Michael Horovitz
Interviewed Guest:
Boyd Hilton
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew Niccol
Interviewed Guest:
Tonje Hessen Schei
Interviewed Guest:
Stephen Budd

15 Minute Drama

Le Donne

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Caterina makes a deal and contemplates a new life away from the Camorra. But first she has some business to attend to. Show more

Contributors

Caterina:
Indira Varma
Salvatore:
Anton Lesser
Antonella:
Rebecca Callard
Marisa Pirenesi:
Juliet Aubrey
Giovanni Baldassari:
Sean Baker
Rita Florio:
Tracy Wiles
TV Newsreader:
Vaughan Savidge
Producer:
Rosalynd Ward

Genres

Book at Bedtime

The Ladies of the House

Episode 10

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Final instalment of Molly McGrann's novel. We discover what happened to Joseph and to Rita and Annetta, and how Marie came to read about their demise as she waited at the airport. Show more

Great Lives

Series 36

Sir Trevor McDonald on Learie Constantine

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

4 Extra Debut. Broadcaster Sir Trevor McDonald chooses Trinidadian cricketer and politician, Learie Constantine. With Matthew Parris. From 2015. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Matthew Parris
Interviewed Guest:
Trevor McDonald
Producer:
Maggie Ayre

BBC Radio 4 LW

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