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Woman's Hour

Women in politics, Madonna at 60, health inequality, favourite parent

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

As Madonna turns 60, the programme looks at her influence on women in music. Plus a look at women's health needs, and what to do when your child favours one parent over the other. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Brandon Lewis
Interviewed Guest:
Sylvia Patterson
Interviewed Guest:
Sophie Wilkinson
Interviewed Guest:
Anthea Mowat
Interviewed Guest:
Sue Mann
Interviewed Guest:
Nicole Westmarland
Interviewed Guest:
Katie Argent
Interviewed Guest:
Claire Grace
Producer:
Elisa Kennedy

Maya Angelou's Autobiographies

Gather Together in My Name

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

The second volume of Dr Angelou's evocative and extraordinary memoirs of Afro-American life in post war US. Maya returns to her grandmother in Arkansas. Show more

Jack & Millie

Series 1

The Kids Are Alright

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

All grandkids make mistakes, but only Jack and Millie's do it so loudly - and on video. Stars Jeremy Front. From 2018. Show more

Home Front

8 August 1918 - Adeline Lumley

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

On this day in 1918, the Allied forces attacked the German army at Amiens, in the third battle of Picardy, and in Devon, Adeline launches a gentle offensive. Show more

Contributors

Adeline Lumley:
Helen Schlesinger
Cora Gidley:
Joanna Monro
Sylvia Graham:
Joanna David
Miss Millard:
Emma Handy
Victor Lumley:
Joel MacCormack
Silas Morrow:
Shaun Dooley
Betty Newcombe:
Annie McKenzie

Tommies

8 August 1918

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

By Jonathan Ruffle. Mickey Bliss's bold deception plan is put into action and could change the course of the war, but on the personal front, his past catches up with him. Show more

Contributors

Mickey Bliss:
Lee Ross
Florrie:
Karen Bartke
Harry de Tullio:
Sam Valentine
Richard Galleyman:
Ryan Whittle
Herbert Campbell:
Trevor White
Pertab Singh:
Sagar Radia
Commentator:
Indira Varma
Producer:
David Hunter
Director:
David Hunter

Brand

Tommies

Josh Howie's Losing It

Series 1

The Handyman

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Handyman Dean helps get the flat ready for the baby, but Josh soon finds he holds some very challenging opinions. From 2016. Show more

Front Row

Sharks in culture, Thea Musgrave, Derren Brown

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

As The Meg hits cinema screens we look at sharks in culture, composer Thea Musgrave reflects on her career at 90 and illusionist Derren Brown reveals what inspires his work. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Philip Hoare
Interviewed Guest:
Isabel Stevens
Interviewed Guest:
Thea Musgrave
Interviewed Guest:
Derren Brown
Producer:
Hannah Robins

Maya Angelou's Autobiographies

Gather Together in My Name

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

The second volume of Dr Angelou's evocative and extraordinary memoirs of Afro-American life in post war US. Maya returns to her grandmother in Arkansas. Show more

BBC Radio 4 LW

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