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Start the Week

Inventing the Self: Fact and Fiction

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Cultural discussion programme. Andrew Marr discusses truth, lies and the self with Robert Lepage, Rebecca Stott, Miranda Doyle, Andrew O'Hagan. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Marr
Interviewed Guest:
Robert Lepage
Interviewed Guest:
Rebecca Stott
Interviewed Guest:
Miranda Doyle
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew O'Hagan
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Woman's Hour

Women voters in Glasgow: What's on their mind? The Bill Cosby trial. SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Women in Glasgow share what's on their mind ahead of voting in Thursday's general election. Plus our final interview with a party leader, the SNP's Nicola Sturgeon. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Bonnie Greer
Interviewed Guest:
Ricardo Pollack
Interviewed Guest:
Nicola Sturgeon

That Was Then

Episode 1

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Anna sends you her secret recordings, in this phone-based thriller. Show more

Wordaholics

Series 3

Episode 3

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Ed Byrne, Milton Jones, Hannah Gadsby and Natalie Haynes join Gyles Brandreth in a word-obsessed comedy panel game. From 2014. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Gyles Brandreth
Panellist:
Ed Byrne
Panellist:
Hannah Gadsby
Panellist:
Milton Jones
Panellist:
Natalie Haynes
Writer:
Jon Hunter
Producer:
Claire Jones

Home Front

5 June 1917 - Eric Morton

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

On this day in 1917, the second daylight Gotha air raid targeted Sheerness, while in Folkestone, the police station is still dealing with the fallout of the first. Show more

Contributors

Eric Morton:
Paul Rainbow
Norman Harris:
Sean Baker
Alfred Norris:
Richard Curnow
Anna White:
Amelia Lowdell
Mrs Grimes:
Amelda Brown
Jane Underdown:
Susan Porrett
Joan Edkins:
Rachel Davis
Maisie Harris:
Cassie Layton
Writer:
Katie Hims

Drama

Everybody's Got Conditions

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

By Sarah Wooley. Tennessee Williams finds himself fighting for his reputation and his sanity when Bette Davis is cast in his play, The Night of the Iguana. Show more

Contributors

Tennessee Williams:
Justin Salinger
Bette Davis:
Amelia Bullmore
Chuck Bowden:
Simon Harrison
Paula Laurence:
Teresa Gallagher
Frank Merlo:
David Sturzaker
Stage Manager:
David Sturzaker
Patrick O Neal:
Simon Ludders
Hot Dog Man:
Simon Ludders
Margaret Leighton:
Georgie Glen
Operator:
Georgie Glen

Genres

Brand

Drama

Just a Minute

Series 78

Episode 4

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Nicholas Parsons returns for his 50th year and the 78th series of the iconic panel show. His guests this episode are Paul Merton, Josie Lawrence, Graham Norton and Stephen Fry. Show more

Contributors

Panellist:
Paul Merton
Panellist:
Josie Lawrence
Panellist:
Graham Norton
Panellist:
Stephen Fry
Producer:
Matt Stronge

Front Row

Michael Sheen, Led Zeppelin singer Robert Plant's favourite novel and review of television series Ackley Bridge

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Michael Sheen on his new film and his career, school TV drama Ackley Bridge, Robert Plant, Led Zep vocalist, sings the praises of his favourite novel, and its author, Kent Nerburn. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Michael Sheen
Interviewed Guest:
Shahidha Bari
Interviewed Guest:
Robert Plant
Interviewed Guest:
Kent Nerburn
Presenter:
John Wilson
Producer:
Julian May

That Was Then

Episode 1

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Anna sends you her secret recordings, in this phone-based thriller. Show more

Start the Week

Inventing the Self: Fact and Fiction

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Cultural discussion programme. Andrew Marr discusses truth, lies and the self with Robert Lepage, Rebecca Stott, Miranda Doyle, Andrew O'Hagan. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Marr
Interviewed Guest:
Robert Lepage
Interviewed Guest:
Rebecca Stott
Interviewed Guest:
Miranda Doyle
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew O'Hagan
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Book of the Week

The Surreal Life of Leonora Carrington

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Joanna Moorhead tells the remarkable life story of her father's cousin, surrealist artist and writer Leonora Carrington. Show more

BBC Radio 4 LW

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