Programme Index

Discover 10,327,660 listings and 247,368 playable programmes from the BBC

Woman's Hour

Pearl Mackie, Signe Johansen

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Pearl Mackie plays Lulu in Pinter's The Birthday Party, Signe Johansen and cooking for one, 'Sex for rent' - new research from Shelter, and the importance of female friendships. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Pearl Mackie
Interviewed Guest:
Polly Neate
Interviewed Guest:
Signe Johansen
Interviewed Guest:
Dolly Alderton
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Leaver

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for 5 months

Her family have been told Sarah has days to live, but a scientist offers them a glimmer of hope. Starring Jocelyn Brassington. Show more

All Those Women

Series 3

Episode 2

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for 1 day

Maggie's in a flap and Jen turns out to be an unexpected source of parenting wisdom. Starring Lesley Manville. From 2018. Show more

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for 6 months

4 Extra Debut. In the not-so-distant future, the UK has fragmented and Layla and her daughter go on a desperate mission. Stars Juliet Cowan. Show more

Contributors

Genres

Last Word

Ingvar Kamprad, Elizabeth Hawley, Robert Mann, Jon Castle, Dorothy Malone

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Obituary series, analysing and celebrating the life stories of people who have recently died. Ingvar Kamprad, Elizabeth Hawley, Robert Mann, Jon Castle and Dorothy Malone. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Bertil Torekull
Interviewed Guest:
Chris Bonington
Interviewed Guest:
Joanna Jolly
Interviewed Guest:
Nicholas Mann
Interviewed Guest:
John Sprange
Interviewed Guest:
Angie Errigo

The Archers

02/02/2018

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Alice rallies the troops, and Kirsty has second thoughts. Show more

Contributors

Series Editor:
Huw Kennair-Jones
Jill Archer:
Patricia Greene
David Archer:
Tim Bentinck
Ruth Archer:
Felicity Finch
Pip Archer:
Daisy Badger
Josh Archer:
Angus Imrie
Kenton Archer:
Richard Attlee
Helen Archer:
Louiza Patikas
Brian Aldridge:
Charles Collingwood
Jennifer Aldridge:
Angela Piper
Susan Carter:
Charlotte Martin
Alice Carter:
Hollie Chapman
Ian Craig:
Stephen Kennedy
Toby Fairbrother:
Rhys Bevan
Alan Franks:
John Telfer
Will Grundy:
Philip Molloy
Nic Grundy:
Becky Wright
Emma Grundy:
Emerald O'Hanrahan
Ed Grundy:
Barry Farrimond
Adam Macy:
Andrew Wincott
Kirsty Miller:
Annabelle Dowler
Lynda Snell:
Carole Boyd
Roy Tucker:
Ian Pepperell
Lexi Viktorova:
Ania Sowinski
Philip Moss:
Andy Hockley

Front Row

Nicola Benedetti, Winchester, Reading Europe: Russia

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Nicolas Benedetti on rewriting the cadenza of Beethoven's famous Violin Concerto. Plus Russian author Alisa Ganieva on Dagestan, her homeland in the Caucasus. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Nicola Benedetti
Interviewed Guest:
Jason Solomons
Interviewed Guest:
Alisa Ganieva
Interviewed Guest:
Grigory Ryzhakov

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for 5 months

Her family have been told Sarah has days to live, but a scientist offers them a glimmer of hope. Starring Jocelyn Brassington. Show more

Book at Bedtime

Reading Europe - Turkey: The Red-Haired Woman

Episode 10

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

As the red-haired woman's son grows up, he begins to ask questions about his father. She recalls how a sequence of events led her to being an unlikely saviour. Show more

A Good Read

Stephen Fry and Alan Davies

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Stephen Fry and Alan Davies, comedy polymaths and QI partners in crime, get together to talk all-time favourite books with Harriett Gilbert. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Stephen Fry
Interviewed Guest:
Alan Davies
Producer:
Eliza Lomas

Book of the Week

No Place to Lay One's Head

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Francoise Frenkel's real-life story of flight from Berlin on the 'night of broken glass'. Another escape attempt misfires, and the author is hauled up in court to face charges. Show more

BBC Radio 4 LW

About BBC Radio 4

Intelligent speech, the most insightful journalism, the wittiest comedy, the most fascinating features and the most compelling drama and readings anywhere in UK radio.

About this data

This data is drawn from the data stream that informs BBC's iPlayer and Sounds. The information shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was/is subject to change and may not be accurate. More