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Start the Week

Deserts and the Nuclear Age

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Cultural discussion programme. Andrew Marr discusses deserts and the nuclear age with William Atkins, Jane Kinninmont and Fred Pearce. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Marr
Interviewed Guest:
William Atkins
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Kinninmont
Interviewed Guest:
Fred Pearce
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Woman's Hour

Dating in the 21st Century

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

We're looking at dating and we want to hear from you. What kind of dating do you do? Online? Speed dating? Have you used a dating agency? Phone in on 03700 10044 [standard rates]. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Charly Lester

Maya Angelou's Autobiographies

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Radio dramatisation of Maya Angelou's iconic debut memoir, beautifully evoking her life as a child in the Deep South with her grandmother in the 1930s. Show more

Home Front

18 June 1918 - Cora Gidley (Season 14 start)

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

On this day in 1918, the Times published plans for Alexandra Day, a project to sell pink roses to raise £1m, while in Ashburton, Cora Gidley sees her roses differently. Show more

Contributors

Cora Gidley:
Joanna Monro
Sylvia Graham:
Joanna David
Hector Gidley:
Brian Protheroe
Elspeth Taverner:
Kelly Williams
Jocelyn Ogden:
Christine Kavanagh
Cathy Lawrence:
Debbie Korley

Food and Farming Awards

Food and Farming Awards 2018

Episode 2: Second Course

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Sheila Dillon introduces the stories behind this year's Countryfile's Farming Heroes Award, the Food Chain Global Champion Award and the Derek Cooper Outstanding Achievement Award. Show more

Just a Minute

Series 81

Episode 6

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Iconic panel game in which contestants try to talk on a variety of subjects for 60 seconds. Featuring Paul Merton, Marcus Brigstocke, Rebecca Front and Gyles Brandreth. Show more

Front Row

Snatches, Carnegie Prize Winner, Best New Video Games, Glasgow School of Art fire

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Director Vicky Featherstone and writer Theresa Ikoko on Snatches, eight monologues celebrating the lives of women over 100 years. Plus Carnegie Prize winner Geraldine McCaughrean. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Producer:
Julian May
Interviewed Guest:
Vicky Featherstone
Interviewed Guest:
Theresa Ikoko
Interviewed Guest:
Geraldine McCaughrean
Interviewed Guest:
Stuart Robertson
Interviewed Guest:
Keza MacDonald

Maya Angelou's Autobiographies

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Radio dramatisation of Maya Angelou's iconic debut memoir, beautifully evoking her life as a child in the Deep South with her grandmother in the 1930s. Show more

Start the Week

Deserts and the Nuclear Age

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Cultural discussion programme. Andrew Marr discusses deserts and the nuclear age with William Atkins, Jane Kinninmont and Fred Pearce. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Marr
Interviewed Guest:
William Atkins
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Kinninmont
Interviewed Guest:
Fred Pearce
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Book of the Week

The Crossway

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

A year after a nervous breakdown, Guy Stagg decided to walk to Canterbury. And then he decided to keep going - on to Jerusalem, following the route of medieval pilgrims. Show more

BBC Radio 4 LW

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