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Farming Today

Northern Ireland's priorities for farming post-Brexit, Increased risk of skin cancer for farmers, Potato irrigation technology

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Farmers in Northern Ireland are hoping to maintain their farm subsidies after Britain leaves the EU. Plus the NHS advises those working out in the fields to 'Cover Up, Mate'. Show more

Woman's Hour

Young Women and Social Media

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

From self-representation to political engagement, social media has changed the way we view the world, each other and ourselves. Emma Barnett looks at its impact on women. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Emma Barnett
Interviewed Guest:
Louise Pentland
Interviewed Guest:
Ruby Elliot
Interviewed Guest:
Amalia Ulman
Interviewed Guest:
Steve Shepherd
Interviewed Guest:
Rossalyn Warren
Interviewed Guest:
Patrisse Cullors
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Dabiri
Interviewed Guest:
Mollie Goodfellow
Producer:
Olivia Cope
Editor:
Erin Riley

Cold War: Stories from the Big Freeze

Series 1

Episode 12: The Hungarian Revolution

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

In October 1956, Hungarians rose up against communist rule. Bridget Kendall follows three young men caught up in the revolt from euphoria, through armed conflict, to tragedy. Show more

McLevy

Series 9

Episode 1: A Dangerous Remedy

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

McLevy investigates a series of street attacks on clients of the Just Land. Meanwhile Mulholland's Aunt Katie turns up unexpectedly from Ireland pursued by an angry neighbour. Show more

A Good Read

Francesca Simon and Lloyd Langford

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Horrid Henry creator Francesca Simon and Welsh comedian Lloyd Langford talk favourite books with Harriett Gilbert. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Francesca Simon
Interviewed Guest:
Lloyd Langford
Producer:
Beth O'Dea

The Missing Hancocks

Series 1

The Newspaper

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Tony inherits a newspaper and sets about changing the world. Show more

Front Row

Michelle Williams, Brexageddon?!, David & Peter Adjaye, Pokemon Go

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

John Wilson talks to former Destiny's Child, Michelle Williams, and meets the writers behind topical comedy, Brexageddon?! Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Michelle Williams
Interviewed Guest:
Jolyon Rubinstein
Interviewed Guest:
Heydon Prowse
Interviewed Guest:
David Adjaye
Interviewed Guest:
Peter Adjaye
Interviewed Guest:
Marie Foulston

The Infinite Monkey Cage

Series 14

Episode 3: Science of Sleep

Duration: 39 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined on stage by Professor Russell Foster, Professor Richard Wiseman and comedian Katy Brand to discuss Robin's insomnia and the science of sleep. Show more

BBC Radio 4 LW

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