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Woman's Hour

Lindy West, Street sex, Panama canal engineer

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Seattle-based feminist performer Lindy West; the lives and needs of women involved in street sex work; the chief engineer of the Panama canal expansion project. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Susan Buckingham
Interviewed Guest:
Lindy West
Interviewed Guest:
Ilya de Marotta

44 Scotland Street

Edinburgh for Pretenders

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Will Irene receive a warm welcome in Edinburgh? And what of Big Lou and her political boyfriend? Starring Emma Currie. Show more

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Drama

Original British Dramatists

Episode 9: Lost or Stolen

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Original British Dramatists: A romantic drama about two people adrift in London. From new writer Jessica Brown, winner of the Write Now competition two years running. Show more

Last Word

Carla Lane, Sir Denys Henderson, Jane Fawcett, Alan Devereux and Buster Cooper

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Matthew Bannister on comedy writer Carla Lane, ICI chairman Sir Denys Henderson, Victorian buildings conservationist Jane Fawcett, Archers actor Alan Devereux. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Carl Hollins
Interviewed Guest:
Wendy Craig
Interviewed Guest:
Martin Adeney
Interviewed Guest:
James Fawcett
Interviewed Guest:
Michael Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Gillian Reynolds
Interviewed Guest:
Digby Fairweather

The News Quiz

Series 90

Episode 8

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Frankie Boyle, Samira Ahmed, Jeremy Hardy and Kerry Godliman are Miles Jupp's guests in the long-running satirical quiz of the week's news. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Miles Jupp
Panellist:
Jeremy Hardy
Panellist:
Samira Ahmed
Panellist:
Frankie Boyle
Panellist:
Kerry Godliman
Producer:
Paul Sheehan

The Archers

03/06/2016

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Helen has reason to panic, and the Aldridges celebrate. Show more

Contributors

Ruth Archer:
Felicity Finch
Pip Archer:
Daisy Badger
Josh Archer:
Angus Imrie
Kenton Archer:
Richard Attlee
Jolene Archer:
Buffy Davis
Brian Aldridge:
Charles Collingwood
Jennifer Aldridge:
Angela Piper
Lilian Bellamy:
Sunny Ormonde
Ian Craig:
Stephen Kennedy
Justin Elliott:
Simon Williams
Rex Fairbrother:
Nick Barber
Toby Fairbrother:
Rhys Bevan
Joe Grundy:
Edward Kelsey
Eddie Grundy:
Trevor Harrison
Clarrie Grundy:
Heather Bell
Will Grundy:
Phil Molloy
Adam Macy:
Andrew Wincott
Johnny Phillips:
Tom Gibbons
Fallon Rogers:
Joanna Van Kampen
Robert Snell:
Graham Blockey
Lynda Snell:
Carole Boyd
Rob Titchener:
Timothy Watson
Helen Titchener:
Louiza Patikas
Ursula Titchener:
Carolyn Jones
Anna Tregorran:
Isobel Middleton
Peggy Woolley:
June Spencer

Front Row

Jimmy McGovern, James Schamus, Alexi Kaye Campbell

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Reg, by Jimmy McGovern, portrays a father's reaction to his son's death in the Iraq war, and James Schamus describes how he made his film Indignation, based on Philip Roth's novel. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Jimmy McGovern
Interviewed Guest:
James Schamus
Presenter:
John Wilson
Producer:
Angie Nehring

44 Scotland Street

Edinburgh for Pretenders

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Will Irene receive a warm welcome in Edinburgh? And what of Big Lou and her political boyfriend? Starring Emma Currie. Show more

Great Lives

Series 39

Frank Turner on Joseph Grimaldi

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Pantomime pioneer, Joseph Grimaldi, is nominated by Frank Turner. With Mattie Faint. Presented by Matthew Parris. From 2016. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Matthew Parris
Interviewed Guest:
Frank Turner
Interviewed Guest:
Mattie Faint
Producer:
Toby Field

Book of the Week

Love from Boy - Roald Dahl's Letters to His Mother

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Writing success, marriage, family tragedy. The last letters to Sofie Magdalene are eventful and dramatic.. Show more

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