Programme Index

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Woman's Hour

Women of the United Nations, Madeline Fontaine, Bereavement Support Payment

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Madeline Fontaine on designing costumes for the film Jackie. A mother's account of being a young widow. Muslim women in the US and the women who founded the United Nations. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Alison Penny
Interviewed Guest:
Georgia Elms
Interviewed Guest:
Daniella Wells
Interviewed Guest:
Heidi Tworek
Reporter:
Jane Garvey

15 Minute Drama

Clutch, Throttle, Brake

Episode 5: Friday

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

It is Nat's driving test, and she is viewing it with great apprehension - as, for different reasons, is her instructor Ken. With Bill Paterson, Samantha Spiro and Alison Steadman. Show more

Secrets and Lattes

Series 1

Episode 2: Growing Pains

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Valentine's Day at the sisters' Edinburgh cafe sees unwanted revelations, flowers and marriage proposals. Stars Hilary Lyon. From April 2014. Show more

Home Front

3 February 1917 - Edie Chadwick

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

On this day in 1917, America formally broke diplomatic relations with Germany, and in North Shields, Marshalls Munitionettes Football Team have a challenge of their own. Show more

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The News Quiz

Series 92

Episode 5

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Satirical review of the week's news. Susan Calman, Andy Hamilton, Katy Brand and Lloyd Langford are amongst Miles' esteemed guests for this week's round of news-wrangling. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Miles Jupp
Panellist:
Susan Calman
Panellist:
Andy Hamilton
Panellist:
Lloyd Langford

The Archers

03/02/2017

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Helen is on a mission, and a fallen tree causes chaos. Show more

Contributors

Series Editor:
Huw Kennair-Jones
Ruth Archer:
Felicity Finch
Pip Archer:
Daisy Badger
Josh Archer:
Angus Imrie
Jolene Archer:
Buffy Davis
Jennifer Aldridge:
Angela Piper
Lilian Bellamy:
Sunny Ormonde
Susan Carter:
Charlotte Martin
Justin Elliott:
Simon Williams
Rex Fairbrother:
Nick Barber
Toby Fairbrother:
Rhys Bevan
Shula Hebden Lloyd:
Judy Bennett
Tracy Horrobin:
Susie Riddell
Anisha Jayakoday:
Anneika Rose
Alistair Lloyd:
Michael Lumsden
Kate Madikane:
Perdita Avery
Kirsty Miller:
Annabelle Dowler
Helen Titchener:
Louiza Patikas
Roy Tucker:
Ian Pepperell

Front Row

Viola Davis, Rory Gleeson, Phil Manzanera and Waterstones' revival

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Viola Davis on her Oscar-nominated performance in August Wilson's Fences, debut novelist Rory Gleeson, Roxy Music guitarist and producer Phil Manzanera, and Waterstones' revival. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Viola Davis
Interviewed Guest:
Rory Gleeson
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Skipper
Interviewed Guest:
Philip James
Interviewed Guest:
Phil Manzanera
Presenter:
Kirsty Lang

15 Minute Drama

Clutch, Throttle, Brake

Episode 5: Friday

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

It is Nat's driving test, and she is viewing it with great apprehension - as, for different reasons, is her instructor Ken. With Bill Paterson, Samantha Spiro and Alison Steadman. Show more

Home Front - Omnibus

Episode 71: 30 January-3 February 1917

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

In the week, in 1917, when America formally broke diplomatic relations with Germany, in Tynemouth, people are making small steps forwards. Show more

Contributors

Phyllis Marshall:
Christine Absalom
Jean Claude Lengela:
Fiston Barek
Edie Chadwick:
Kathryn Beaumont
Isabel Graham:
Keely Beresford
Gabriel Graham:
Michael Bertenshaw
Mr Milliard:
John Bowler
Maud Drummond:
Amy Cameron
Sylvia Graham:
Joanna David
Dougie Baxter:
Kris Deedigan
Marion Wardle:
Laura Elphinstone
Albert Wilson:
Jamie Foreman
Lester Reed:
Trevor Fox
Ada Stokoe:
Hannah Genesius
Cressida Marshall:
Bettrys Jones
Kenny Stokoe:
Dean Logan
Stanley Hobbs:
David Nellist
DR Walker:
Ellie Piercy
Alan Lowther:
David Seddon
Joyce Lyle:
Tracy Whitwell
Daisy Jenkins:
Hannah Wood
Beatrice:
Eviee Lavery
Writer:
Katie Hims

Genres

A Good Read

Alan Carr and Melanie Sykes

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Alan Carr and Melanie Sykes talk with Harriett Gilbert about books they love. Alan chooses The French Lieutenant's Woman by John Fowles and Melanie picks Andrea Ashworth's memoir. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Alan Carr
Interviewed Guest:
Melanie Sykes

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for 5 months

Telford died in 1834 at the dawn of rail travel, little knowing how long his legacy would actually endure. Read by Robin Laing. Show more

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