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Woman's Hour

BBC Radio 4 FM

Woman's Hour

Singer-songwriter Anna Calvi, Author Eva Meijer, French feminism, Why do we want to get rid of our cellulite?

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Anna Calvi performs a song from her new album Hunter, and Eva Meijer discusses the life of naturalist Len Howard. Plus, in the #Metoo era, where is French feminism in the debate? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Anna Calvi
Interviewed Guest:
Alexandra Jones
Interviewed Guest:
Justine Kluk
Interviewed Guest:
Eva Meijer
Interviewed Guest:
Agnes Poirier
Performer:
Anna Calvi

The News Quiz

Series 97

Episode 1

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Satirical review of the week's news, chaired by Miles Jupp. Miles is joined by Mark Steel, Angela Barnes, Helen Lewis and Simon Evans for the first episode of the new series. Show more

The Archers

31/08/2018

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Things go from bad to worse for Elizabeth and Hannah makes her feelings clear. Show more

Contributors

Series Editor:
Alison Hindell
Jill Archer:
Patricia Greene
Ruth Archer:
Felicity Finch
Pip Archer:
Daisy Badger
Josh Archer:
Angus Imrie
Helen Archer:
Louiza Patikas
Phoebe Aldridge:
Lucy Morris
PC Harrison Burns:
James Cartwright
Neil Carter:
Brian Hewlett
Susan Carter:
Charlotte Martin
Ian Craig:
Stephen Kennedy
Usha Franks:
Souad Faress
Emma Grundy:
Emerald O'Hanrahan
Alistair Lloyd:
Michael Lumsden
Jim Lloyd:
John Rowe
Jazzer McCreary:
Ryan Kelly
Elizabeth Pargetter:
Alison Dowling
Lily Pargetter:
Katie Redford
Johnny Phillips:
Tom Gibbons
Fallon Rogers:
Joanna Van Kampen
Lynda Snell:
Carole Boyd
Oliver Sterling:
Michael Cochrane
Hannah Riley:
Helen Longworth
Natasha:
Mali Harries

Front Row

Proms at Alexandra Palace, Venice Film Festival, Inspire - myths and legends

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Proms at Alexandra Palace in the newly restored theatre that has been closed 80 years, Joanne Harris and Natalie Haynes on myths as inspiration, and the Venice Film Festival. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Dagnes
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Glover
Interviewed Guest:
Jason Solomons
Interviewed Guest:
Joanne Harris
Interviewed Guest:
Natalie Haynes
Producer:
Sarah Johnson

Curious Under the Stars

Series 5: A Mermaid's Kiss

Episode 5: Part 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Magical drama set in a mysterious Welsh village. In gale-force conditions, Gareth attempts to complete Manon's Race - a gruelling swim to a cave beyond the headland. Show more

Book at Bedtime

Jaws by Peter Benchley

Episode 10: 'If it's a fight he wants.'

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

Will it ever be safe to go back into the water? Henry Goodman reads the finale of Peter Benchley's novel. Today: Hooper has been killed, but Quint refuses to give up the hunt. Show more

Book of the Week

A Boy in the Water

Episode 5: The weather window: Tom makes his challenge

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 LW

In 1988, 11-year-old Tom Gregory became the youngest person ever to swim the Channel. Patrick Kennedy reads his memoir. Show more

BBC Radio 4 LW

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