Programme Index

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Woman's Hour

Best Place, Lord Steel on 1967 Abortion Act, Textile design

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Life for women in north east Wales, Lord Steel reflects on the Abortion Act, textile designers Emma Sewell and Harriet Wallace Jones and the legacy of black activist Olive Morris. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Anne Peacock

15 Minute Drama

How to Survive the Roman Empire, by Pliny and Me

Episode 5

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

From the imperial box, Emperor Domitian signals for the games to begin. Tigers are pitted against gladiators. Soon Venta and Calvin will have to meet their fate. By Hattie Naylor. Show more

Big Problems with Helen Keen

Series 2

Episode 2: Women

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for 11 months

You may not immediately identify women as a problem but, when 'normal' has meant 'male' for centuries how does that affect our perception of women from the past and in the present? Show more

Last Word

Daphne Caruana Galizia, Fats Domino, Rodney Bickerstaffe, Geoffrey Schild, Rosemary Leach

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Matthew Bannister on journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia, musician Fats Domino, union leader Rodney Bickerstaffe, virologist Geoffrey Schild and actress Rosemary Leach. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Garth Cartwright
Interviewed Guest:
Colin Starkey
Interviewed Guest:
Nick Jones
Interviewed Guest:
Corinne Vella
Interviewed Guest:
Mario Xuereb
Interviewed Guest:
John Oxford

The Archers

27/10/2017

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Matt makes a risky move, and Jennifer cannot keep up. Show more

Contributors

Series Editor:
Huw Kennair-Jones
Jill Archer:
Patricia Greene
David Archer:
Tim Bentinck
Pip Archer:
Daisy Badger
Kenton Archer:
Richard Attlee
Jennifer Aldridge:
Angela Piper
Lilian Bellamy:
Sunny Ormonde
Ian Craig:
Stephen Kennedy
Matt Crawford:
Kim Durham
Justin Elliott:
Simon Williams
Toby Fairbrother:
Rhys Bevan
Joe Grundy:
Edward Kelsey
Nic Grundy:
Becky Wright
Emma Grundy:
Emerald O'Hanrahan
Shula Hebden Lloyd:
Judy Bennett
Alistair Lloyd:
Michael Lumsden
Jim Lloyd:
John Rowe
Adam Macy:
Andrew Wincott
Noluthando Madikane:
Mogali Masuku
Elizabeth Pargetter:
Alison Dowling
Freddie Pargetter:
Toby Laurence
Lily Pargetter:
Katie Redford
Lynda Snell:
Carole Boyd
Roy Tucker:
Ian Pepperell

Front Row

Annie Leibovitz, Andy Serkis, David Bomberg

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Celebrated photographer Annie Leibovitz on her recent work, actor Andy Serkis on his directorial debut Breathe, and artist David Bomberg examined by critic Richard Cork. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Annie Leibovitz
Interviewed Guest:
Andy Serkis
Producer:
Sarah Johnson

Woman's Hour

Late Night Woman's Hour: Work and Rest

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Lauren and guests Emma Gannon, Rosie Fletcher, Zeena Feldman and Ash Sarkar reflect on how we can find the right balance between work and rest. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Lauren Laverne
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Gannon
Interviewed Guest:
Rosie Fletcher
Interviewed Guest:
Zeena Feldman
Interviewed Guest:
Ash Sarkar

BBC Radio 4 LW

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