Programme Index

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Woman's Hour

Abduction in Africa, Julie Burchill on malice, Women divided by money

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

The story of friendship between Africa's abducted girls, women divided by income on the corporate ladder, Zeinab Sekaanvand facing execution in Iran, and Julie Burchill on malice. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Anne Peacock
Interviewed Guest:
Julie Burchill
Interviewed Guest:
Theresa Ikoko
Interviewed Guest:
Eve Livingston
Interviewed Guest:
Peninah Thomson
Interviewed Guest:
Mansoureh Mills
Interviewed Guest:
Drew Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Lauren Laverne

15 Minute Drama

Intensive Care

Episode 5: Bottom's Dream

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Cath has come out of her coma. Nick fusses around her, anxious she will relapse. Show more

Last Word

King Bhumibol Adulyadej, Dario Fo, Jean Bloxam, Andrew Vicari, Don Buchla

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Matthew Bannister on the king of Thailand, playwright Dario Fo, racing driver Jean Bloxam, painter Andrew Vicari and musical inventor Don Buchla. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Paul Handley
Interviewed Guest:
Griff Rhys Jones
Interviewed Guest:
Dan Rebellato
Interviewed Guest:
Nick Tassoni
Interviewed Guest:
Michael Scott
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew Vaccari
Interviewed Guest:
Georgina Adam
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Vail
Interviewed Guest:
Geeta Dyal
Producer:
Neil George

The News Quiz

14/10/2016

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Susan Calman, Vicki Pepperdine, Francis Wheen and Simon Evans join Miles Jupp for the long-running satirical quiz of the week's news. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Miles Jupp
Panellist:
Susan Calman
Panellist:
Sarah Kendall
Panellist:
Francis Wheen
Panellist:
Simon Evans
Producer:
Paul Sheehan
Producer:
Paul Sheehan
Production Company:
BBC Studios

The Archers

14/10/2016

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Adam is desperate to speak to Ian, and Lynda appeals to Kate's creative flair. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Julie Beckett
Jill Archer:
Patricia Greene
Tony Archer:
David Troughton
Neil Carter:
Brian Hewlett
Susan Carter:
Charlotte Martin
Ian Craig:
Stephen Kennedy
Eddie Grundy:
Trevor Harrison
Shula Hebden Lloyd:
Judy Bennett
Alistair Lloyd:
Michael Lumsden
Adam Macy:
Andrew Wincott
Jazzer McCreary:
Ryan Kelly
Kate Madikane:
Perdita Avery
Kirsty Miller:
Annabelle Dowler
Johnny Phillips:
Tom Gibbons
Robert Snell:
Graham Blockey
Lynda Snell:
Carole Boyd
Oliver Sterling:
Michael Cochrane
Rob Titchener:
Timothy Watson
Helen Titchener:
Louiza Patikas
Ursula Titchener:
Carolyn Jones
Carol Tregorran:
Eleanor Bron
Roy Tucker:
Ian Pepperell

Front Row

Earl Cameron, David Gledhill, The art of Alphonse Mucha, Simon Callow on David Gascoyne, Northampton theatre to open a school

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Earl Cameron talks to John Wilson about his long career; David Gledhill's new music from field recordings; the art nouveau of Alphonse Mucha; Simon Callow on poet David Gascoyne. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Earl Cameron
Interviewed Guest:
David Gledhill
Interviewed Guest:
Jan Patience
Interviewed Guest:
Martin Sutherland
Interviewed Guest:
Simon Callow
Producer:
Julian May

15 Minute Drama

Intensive Care

Episode 5: Bottom's Dream

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Cath has come out of her coma. Nick fusses around her, anxious she will relapse. Show more

Book at Bedtime

Conrad and Eleanor

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Con recalls taking his research job with big Pharma, which ultimately led to his meeting with animal rights protestor Maddy, who asks him to photograph conditions in the animal lab. Show more

A Good Read

Bidisha and Gillian Reynolds

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Writer and broadcaster Bidisha, radio reviewer Gillian Reynolds and presenter Harriett Gilbert choose favourite books including Wide Sargasso Sea and John Le Carre's first novel. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Bidisha
Interviewed Guest:
Gillian Reynolds
Producer:
Sally Heaven

Book of the Week

The Invention of Angela Carter

Episode 5: Being Loved

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Edmund Gordon's vivid and illuminating biography of Angela Carter. In this episode, motherhood, and publishing her last two joyous and comic novels. Emma Fielding reads. Show more

BBC Radio 4 LW

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