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Woman's Hour

Gemma Arterton and 'The Escape'

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Gemma Arterton talks about her new role, eating disorders and their effect on teeth, Breedagh Hughes retires, and doing single well. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Gemma Arterton
Interviewed Guest:
Laura Dennison
Interviewed Guest:
Uchenna Okoye
Interviewed Guest:
Breedagh Hughes
Interviewed Guest:
Gemma Cribb

The Archers

03/08/2018

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Disaster looms for Freddie, and Roy fears for the future. Show more

Contributors

Series Editor:
Alison Hindell
Jill Archer:
Patricia Greene
David Archer:
Tim Bentinck
Ruth Archer:
Felicity Finch
Brian Aldridge:
Charles Collingwood
Lilian Bellamy:
Sunny Ormonde
PC Harrison Burns:
James Cartwright
Neil Carter:
Brian Hewlett
Susan Carter:
Charlotte Martin
Chris Carter:
Wilf Scolding
Rex Fairbrother:
Nick Barber
Toby Fairbrother:
Rhys Bevan
Robin Fairbrother:
Anthony Head
Emma Grundy:
Emerald O'Hanrahan
Shula Hebden Lloyd:
Judy Bennett
Alistair Lloyd:
Michael Lumsden
Adam Macy:
Andrew Wincott
Elizabeth Pargetter:
Alison Dowling
Freddie Pargetter:
Toby Laurence
Lily Pargetter:
Katie Redford
Roy Tucker:
Ian Pepperell
Lexi Viktorova:
Ania Sowinski
Kelvin:
Ryan Early

Front Row

Mezzo-Soprano Sarah Connolly, Inspire Season Commissions, The Producers at 50

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Sarah Connolly swaps mighty operatic roles for delicate English songs. And a poet, a crime writer and a rapper - three artists commissioned by Front Row for the Inspire season. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Connolly
Interviewed Guest:
Alison Brackenbury
Interviewed Guest:
Vaseem Khan
Interviewed Guest:
Testament
Interviewed Guest:
Angie Errigo
Interviewed Guest:
Matt Wolf
Performer:
Sarah Connolly
Producer:
Julian May

15 Minute Drama

Just a Girl: Series 4

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Teenagers Amy and Ryley are falling for each other. How will Amy tell him she is trans? And when should she tell him? Will he still like her? She is going to have to find out. Show more

Home Front - Omnibus

Episode 110: 30 July - 3 August 1918

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Epic war drama set in Devon, in the week in 1918 when Allied forces arrived in northern Russia to support the White Army. Show more

Contributors

Ivan Jackson:
Lloyd Thomas
Primrose Holden:
Jade Matthew
Amos Rutter:
Richard Cotton
Isaac Cox:
James Lailey
Moses Wickens:
Ed Gaughan
Hector Gidley:
Brian Protheroe
Cathy Lawrence:
Debbie Korley
Effie Taverner:
Lizzie Stables
Eli Lawrence:
Michael Shelford
Robin Bowder:
Sean Murray
Jocelyn Ogden:
Christine Kavanagh
Emily Colville:
Scarlett Brookes
Hardy Walsh:
Damien Molony
Cyrus Colville:
Anton Lesser
Isabel Graham:
Keely Beresford
Grace Cavendish:
Grace Doherty
Elspeth Taverner:
Kelly Williams
Morris Battley:
Sean Baker
Rose Fairweather:
Helen Longworth
Ludwig Huber:
Marcel Hagen
Gert Battley:
Maggie Steed
Adeline Lumley:
Helen Schlesinger
Victor Lumley:
Joel MacCormack
Kitty Lumley:
Ami Metcalf
Daniel Marriott:
Jonathan Bailey
Ailsa Goodman:
Emma Handy
Hetty Cox:
Adie Allen
Silas Morrow:
Shaun Dooley
Series Editor:
Jessica Dromgoole

Genres

Great Lives

Series 46

Episode 1: Hanif Kureishi on David Bowie

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Author and screenwriter Hanif Kureishi on why David Bowie meant so much to him growing up in the suburbs and later on in his career. The presenter is Matthew Parris. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Matthew Parris
Interviewed Guest:
Hanif Kureishi
Interviewed Guest:
Dylan Jones

Book of the Week

Red Thread: On Mazes and Labyrinths

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Charlotte Higgins reflects on the significance of mazes and labyrinths in art and mythology, in literature and in life. Show more

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