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Woman's Hour

Scummy Mummies, HRT, Ballerina Irina Kolesnikova

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

The Scummy Mummies on finding humour in the messiness of motherhood, new research on HRT and breast cancer, and Irina Kolesnikova, principal dancer of the St Petersburg Ballet. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Emma Wallace
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Thorn
Interviewed Guest:
Ellie Gibson
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Williams
Interviewed Guest:
Katherine Woods
Interviewed Guest:
Irina Kolesnikova
Interviewed Guest:
Christine Rawlins
Interviewed Guest:
Caroline Small
Interviewed Guest:
Marion Michell
Reporter:
Melissa Viney

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Meg will have to try to save the family business after learning of her brother's gangster dealings. Stars Trystan Gravelle. Show more

Home Front

25 August 1916 - Kitty Wilson

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Air raids on the east coast resulted in 29 casualties, and Kitty discovers that anyone communicating in secret code runs the risk of being labelled a spy. Show more

Contributors

Kitty Lumley:
Ami Metcalf
Johnnie Marshall:
Paul Ready
Marion Wardle:
Laura Elphinstone
Captain Phillip Valentine:
Nick Underwood
Mrs Edkins:
Rachel Davies
Ethel Johnson:
Nicola Ferguson
Mary Mote:
Kirsty Oswald
Writer:
Katie Hims

Drama

Hatch, Match and Dispatch

Losing My Penny by Leah Chillery

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Leo is in love with Penny and plans to marry her – possessive father permitting. But Leo is harbouring secrets. Stars Don Gilet. Show more

Open Book

Edinburgh Special: Raja Alem and Richard T Kelly

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

A special edition of Open Book recorded at the Edinburgh Book Festival. Mariella Frostrup and her guests discuss the place where politics meet fiction. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Raja Alem
Interviewed Guest:
Richard T Kelly
Interviewed Guest:
Richard T Kelly
Interviewed Guest:
Benjamin Markovits

Tom Wrigglesworth's Hang-Ups

Series 4

Strangers on a Train

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Tom enlists the help of his dad to take delivery of an important package, while his mum bites the bullet and learns to drive. Show more

Front Row

Casualty at 30, Madeleine Thien, Bad Moms, Thomas Ostermeier

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Casualty's co-creator and series producer on 30 years of the medical drama. Plus author Madeleine Thien, Bad Moms reviewed, and German director Thomas Ostermeier. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Paul Unwin
Interviewed Guest:
Madeleine Thien
Interviewed Guest:
Catherine Bray
Interviewed Guest:
Thomas Ostermeier

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Meg will have to try to save the family business after learning of her brother's gangster dealings. Stars Trystan Gravelle. Show more

Book at Bedtime

Eight Months on Ghazzah Street

Episode 9

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Nearly 30 years on from its publication, Hilary Mantel serialises her third novel. Read by Anna Maxwell Martin. Abridged by Alexa Moore. There is a break-in and a new arrival. Show more

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