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Woman's Hour

Emily Blunt and Paula Hawkins

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Emily Blunt and Paula Hawkins on Girl on a Train. Jenni Murray speaks to Guerrilla Girls Frida Kahlo, HM inspector of probation Glenys Stacey, and Joan Smith discusses Amanda Knox. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Emily Blunt
Interviewed Guest:
Paula Hawkins
Interviewed Guest:
Kathe Kollwit
Interviewed Guest:
Glenys Stacey
Interviewed Guest:
Joan Smith

John Galsworthy - The Forsyte Saga

The Forsytes Returns

Episode 6

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Feelings are running high at Ascot as the Forsytes gather to watch the family horse in its debut race. Starring Jessica Raine. Show more

Home Front

30 September 1916 - Kitty Lumley

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

On this day in 1916, the papers carried complaints about British men marrying German women, and in Folkestone, it's a day of secrets and unexpected joy. Show more

Contributors

Kitty Lumley:
Ami Metcalf
Ivy Layton:
Lizzy Watts
Mrs Walsh:
Jane Slavin
Marion Wardle:
Laura Elphinstone
Florrie Wilson:
Claire Rushbrook
Albert Wilson:
Lee Ross

Drama

My Heart in Hiding

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

By Sarah Buckley. Schoolgirl Chloe has been in trouble in the past. She still likes to party but now she talks to God and has a radical plan for her future. Show more

Contributors

Genres

Brand

Drama

Last Word

Shimon Peres, Nathalie Evans, Arnold Palmer, Bill Mollison, Jean Shepard

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Matthew Bannister on Israeli president Shimon Peres, zookeeper Nathalie Evans, golfer Arnold Palmer, permaculturist Bill Millison. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Yair Zivan
Interviewed Guest:
Jeremy Bowen
Interviewed Guest:
David Owen
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Storkey
Interviewed Guest:
Iain Carter
Interviewed Guest:
Andy Goldring
Producer:
Neil George

The News Quiz

Series 91

Episode 4

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Susan Calman, Frankie Boyle, Baron Finkelstein and Angela Barnes join Miles Jupp for the long-running satirical quiz of the week's news. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Miles Jupp
Panellist:
Susan Calman
Panellist:
Frankie Boyle
Panellist:
Angela Barnes
Producer:
Paul Sheehan

The Archers

30/09/2016

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Rob asks for a favour, and there is an argument in The Bull. Show more

Contributors

Jill Archer:
Patricia Greene
David Archer:
Tim Bentinck
Pip Archer:
Daisy Badger
Josh Archer:
Angus Imrie
Kenton Archer:
Richard Attlee
Tony Archer:
David Troughton
Brian Aldridge:
Charles Collingwood
Jennifer Aldridge:
Angela Piper
Susan Carter:
Charlotte Martin
Alice Carter:
Hollie Chapman
Rex Fairbrother:
Nick Barber
Toby Fairbrother:
Rhys Bevan
Emma Grundy:
Emerald O'Hanrahan
Ed Grundy:
Barry Farrimond
Adam Macy:
Andrew Wincott
Jazzer McCreary:
Ryan Kelly
Johnny Phillips:
Tom Gibbons
Rob Titchener:
Timothy Watson
Helen Titchener:
Louiza Patikas
Carol Tregorran:
Eleanor Bron

Front Row

David Greig, Van Gogh Paintings, Westworld, Medieval Embroidery, David Bintley and Sally Beamish

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

David Greig on Aeschylus, Van Gogh's stolen paintings, TV sci-fi Westworld, the V&A's medieval embroidery, David Bintley and Sally Beamish on the Birmingham Royal Ballet's Tempest. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Nienke Bakker
Interviewed Guest:
David Greig
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Robey
Interviewed Guest:
Glyn Davies
Interviewed Guest:
Clare Browne
Interviewed Guest:
David Bintley
Interviewed Guest:
Sally Beamish
Presenter:
John Wilson
Producer:
Dixi Stewart

John Galsworthy - The Forsyte Saga

The Forsytes Returns

Episode 6

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Feelings are running high at Ascot as the Forsytes gather to watch the family horse in its debut race. Starring Jessica Raine. Show more

Home Front - Omnibus

Episode 63: 26-30 September 1916

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

In the week, in 1916, when Lloyd George declared 'there is no end of the war in sight', in Folkestone, it is a week of parting and small miracles. Show more

Contributors

John Haste:
Sam Alexander
Esme Macknade:
Katie Angelou
Mr Castle:
Jason Barnett
Isabel Graham:
Keely Beresford
Gabriel Graham:
Michael Bertenshaw
Juliet Cavendish:
Lizzie Bourne
Howard Argent:
Gunnar Cauthery
Dolly Clout:
Elaine Claxton
Alice Macknade:
Claire-Louise Cordwell
Bill Macknade:
Ben Crowe
Sylvia Graham:
Joanna David
Grace Cavendish:
Grace Doherty
Oscar Hendrickx:
Pierre Elliott
Marion Wardle:
Laura Elphinstone
Jessie Moore:
Lucy Hutchinson
Connie Cavendish:
Felix Lailey
Maisie Harris:
Cassie Layton
Kitty Lumley:
Ami Metcalf
Olive Hargreaves:
Rhiannon Neads
Albert Wilson:
Lee Ross
Marieke Dupont:
Olivia Ross
Florrie Wilson:
Claire Rushbrook
Mrs Burns:
Jane Slavin
Mrs Walsh:
Jane Slavin
Dennis Monk:
Sam Swann
Ivy Layton:
Lizzy Watts
Edna Harris:
Lara West
Hugh Cavendish:
Alex Wyndham

Genres

Woman's Hour

Late Night Woman's Hour: Public Space

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Late-night conversation presented by Lauren Laverne. Where does private space for women end and public space begin? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Lauren Laverne
Interviewed Guest:
Shelina Janmohamed
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Lewis
Interviewed Guest:
Becca Bunce
Interviewed Guest:
Bridget Minamore

Great Lives

Series 40

Cyrus Todiwala on Dadabhai Naoroji

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Chef Cyrus Todiwala chooses Dadabhai Naoroji who in 1892 became Britain's first Asian MP. With Matthew Parris. From 2016. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Matthew Parris
Interviewed Guest:
Cyrus Todiwala
Interviewed Guest:
Zerbanoo Gifford
Producer:
Toby Field

Book of the Week

Another Day in the Death of America

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Samuel Brightmon, age 18, was shot dead in the street. Nobody came out of their houses to see what was going on. Samuel's death was counted. It just didn't count for much. Show more

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