Programme Index

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Farming Today

Brexit or Bremain, Agriculture and the law, 'Field of Wheat' group in Lincs, Diamond-back moths in East Anglia

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

If there's a vote to leave the EU, how quickly would legal disentanglement be achieved? Anna Hill hears from agricultural QC Hugh Mercer and Dr Mary Abbott of Farmers for Britain. Show more

Midweek

Adam Henson, Tracey Curtis-Taylor, Paul Spike, Joe Langdon.

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Lively conversation with Libby Purves and guests. Libby meets farmer and broadcaster Adam Henson, writer Paul Spike, pilot Tracey Curtis-Taylor and theatre student Joe Langdon. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Adam Henson
Interviewed Guest:
Tracey Curtis-Taylor
Interviewed Guest:
Paul Spike
Interviewed Guest:
Joe Langdon

Brand

Midweek

Woman's Hour

Takeover week: Guest editor Jackie Kay

Duration: 41 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Jackie Kay, the newly appointed makar, guest edits the programme. She looks at writing poems to order, and at poems based on the experiences of refugees in the UK. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Editor:
Jackie Kay
Interviewed Guest:
Imtiaz Dharker
Interviewed Guest:
Sunil Chopra
Interviewed Guest:
Natalie Ambersley
Interviewer:
Catherine Carr
Interviewed Guest:
Patience Agbabi
Interviewed Guest:
undefined Farida
Interviewed Guest:
Anna Pincus
Interviewed Guest:
Philippa Perry

15 Minute Drama

Unsuitable Men with Familiar Smiles

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

While Sally worries about her daughter in Mexico, Christine reveals her unlikely involvement in the Profumo Affair. But is she telling the truth? Show more

Plum House

Series 1

Why Why WI?

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Eccentric museum staff at the former country home of a terrible 18th century poet expect the WI. Stars Jane Horrocks. From 2016. Show more

Behind Closed Doors

Behind Closed Doors: Series 3

Protection

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Barrister Rebecca Nyman is representing Harry, a husband, whose wife, Mary, has been in a minimally conscious state for over three years. Should Mary be allowed to die? Show more

Contributors

Barrister Rebecca Nyman:
Clare Corbett
Mr Buchar:
Vincent Ebrahim
Justice Rainer:
Elizabeth Bennett
Gavin Howell:
Ewan Bailey
Emily Howell:
Amy Shindler
Dr Raplock:
Clare Perkins
Mrs Forest:
Clare Perkins
Professor Rushmore:
Brian Protheroe
Megan Trantor:
Bettrys Jones
Director:
David Neville
Producer:
David Neville

Front Row

Ashley Pharoah, Novels in verse, Chris Watson

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Ashley Pharoah on his new BBC drama. Plus Ros Barber and Sarah Crossan discuss writing novels in verse and sound artist Chris Watson talks about his new project, The Town Moor. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Ashley Pharoah
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Crossan
Interviewed Guest:
Ros Barber
Interviewed Guest:
Chris Watson
Presenter:
Kirsty Lang

15 Minute Drama

Unsuitable Men with Familiar Smiles

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

While Sally worries about her daughter in Mexico, Christine reveals her unlikely involvement in the Profumo Affair. But is she telling the truth? Show more

Midweek

Adam Henson, Tracey Curtis-Taylor, Paul Spike, Joe Langdon.

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Lively conversation with Libby Purves and guests. Libby meets farmer and broadcaster Adam Henson, writer Paul Spike, pilot Tracey Curtis-Taylor and theatre student Joe Langdon. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Adam Henson
Interviewed Guest:
Tracey Curtis-Taylor
Interviewed Guest:
Paul Spike
Interviewed Guest:
Joe Langdon

Brand

Midweek

Book of the Week

Negroland

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Margo Jefferson's father was a successful black doctor who wanted his family to enjoy the comforts of a white neighbourhood. But Chicago in the 50s was not open to all. Show more

BBC Radio 4 LW

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