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Woman's Hour

Boney M's Marcia Barrett, Pregnancy and the 'fourth' trimester, Windrush women

Duration: 41 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Singer Marcia Barrett on being in the original Boney M, South Korea's 'spy cam porn epidemic', pregnancy and the 'fourth' trimester, and the women on board Windrush. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Jo Stanley
Interviewed Guest:
Marcia Barrett
Interviewed Guest:
Hannah Horne
Interviewed Guest:
Amy Ransom
Interviewed Guest:
Minji Lee

Maya Angelou's Autobiographies

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Radio drama of Maya Angelou's autobiography. This iconic, inspirational debut charts her childhood. After her traumatic experience, Maya finds hope in Mrs Flowers. Show more

Plum House

Series 2

Episode 4: Death Comes to Plum House

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Tom has organised a murder mystery event at Plum House. But when a storm prevents the visitors from reaching the museum, the team decide to try the game themselves. Show more

Home Front

20 June 1918 - Hardy Walsh

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

On this day in 1918, a registry office for boy farmworkers opened in London, and in Devon, Hardy Walsh finds his work more of a challenge than he expected. Show more

Contributors

Hardy Walsh:
Damien Molony
Emily Colville:
Scarlett Brookes
Rose Fairweather:
Helen Longworth
Gert Battley:
Maggie Steed
Morris Battley:
Sean Baker
Elspeth Taverner:
Kelly Williams

Fags, Mags and Bags

Series 6

Crispquilibrium

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

The Wall of Crisps is rocked by a scandal with bag placement hotly debated. Stars Sanjeev Kohli and Donald Mcleary. From 2016. Show more

Front Row

Lee Miller and Surrealism in Britain, GLOW star Kate Nash, Pop-up arts

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Lee Miller and Surrealism in Britain at the Hepworth Wakefield, English singer Kate Nash on her role in the wrestling TV drama GLOW, and pop-up arts in the UK. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Stig Abell
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Nash
Interviewed Guest:
Cat Gardiner
Interviewed Guest:
Sam Lee
Interviewed Guest:
James Cundall
Interviewed Guest:
Lauren Barnes
Interviewed Guest:
Antony Penrose

Maya Angelou's Autobiographies

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Radio drama of Maya Angelou's autobiography. This iconic, inspirational debut charts her childhood. After her traumatic experience, Maya finds hope in Mrs Flowers. Show more

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Elvis is struggling to make ends meet as everybody now wants a struggling poet to work for free. With Clarke Peters. From 2015. Show more

Book of the Week

The Crossway

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Following the medieval pilgrim route, the Via Francigena, the author reaches the River Po, where a boatman has revived the ancient tradition of ferrying pilgrims across. Show more

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