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Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

The company that brought computers into business was Lyons, known for its cakes and teashops. Aleks Krotoski tells the story of how this technology transformed office work. Show more

Woman's Hour

Jessica Raine

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Actor Jessica Raine talks about her role in ITV's new period drama Jericho. Plus a discussion on who are the women to watch in 2016. Jenni Murray presents. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Turner
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Crown
Interviewed Guest:
Anne McElvoy
Interviewed Guest:
Bronwyn Curtis
Interviewed Guest:
Jessica Raine
Interviewed Guest:
Alessia Cara

15 Minute Drama

Toni Morrison - Beloved

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

The residents of 124 Bluestone Road return from a day trip to the Cincinnati fair to discover a young woman collapsed outside their home. Show more

Home Front

7 January 1916 - Victor Lumley

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

On this day, Lord Selbourne made an appeal for more game to be donated to hospitals, before the end of the shooting season, and Victor feels more hunted than hunter. Show more

Contributors

Victor Lumley:
Joel MacCormack
Giles Herrin:
Luke Thompson
Adeline Lumley:
Helen Schlesinger
Alec Poole:
Tom Stuart
Max Davenport:
Trevor White
Phyllis Marshall:
Christine Absalom
Nell Kingsley:
Alice St Clair

Bookclub

Richard Flanagan - The Narrow Road to the Deep North

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Richard Flanagan talks about The Narrow Road to the Deep North, winner of the Man Booker Prize 2014. Presented by James Naughtie and recorded with a group of readers. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
James Naughtie
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Flanagan
Producer:
Dymphna Flynn

The Film Programme

Eddie Redmayne

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

With Francine Stock. Eddie Redmayne reveals the research he undertook for The Danish Girl, a new drama about transgender pioneer Lili Elbe. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Francine Stock
Interviewed Guest:
Eddie Redmayne
Interviewed Guest:
Lucy Fleming
Interviewed Guest:
Tobias Lindholm

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

An unlikely wager, a troubled bluesman and a rip-roaring adventure on the high seas. With Margaret Cabourn-Smith. From 2016. Show more

Front Row

A War, Maigret, Guys and Dolls, Frances Hardinge, The missing Hong Kong booksellers

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Tim Collins reviews Danish film A War, Guys and Dolls reviewed, crime writer Natasha Cooper on the return of Maigret and Costa Children's Book Award winner Frances Hardinge. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Collins
Interviewed Guest:
John Simenon
Interviewed Guest:
Natasha Cooper
Interviewed Guest:
David Benedict
Interviewed Guest:
Gregory Lee
Interviewed Guest:
Frances Hardinge
Producer:
Angie Nehring

15 Minute Drama

Toni Morrison - Beloved

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

The residents of 124 Bluestone Road return from a day trip to the Cincinnati fair to discover a young woman collapsed outside their home. Show more

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