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Midweek

Stephen Jones; Clive Oppenheimer; Karen Guthrie; Tom Marcus.

Duration: 43 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Milliner Stephen Jones, professor of volcanology Clive Oppenheimer, filmmaker Karen Guthrie and former MI5 operative Tom Marcus join Libby Purves. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Stephen Jones
Interviewed Guest:
Clive Oppenheimer
Interviewed Guest:
Karen Guthrie
Interviewed Guest:
Tom Marcus

Brand

Midweek

Midweek

Dacre Stoker; Barry Briggs; Roberta Taylor and Peter Guinness; Richard La Trobe-Bateman

Duration: 43 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Libby Purves is joined by former Speedway star Barry Briggs, actors Roberta Taylor and Peter Guinness, author Dacre Stoker, and bridge designer Richard La Trobe-Batemen. Show more

Midweek

Helen Czerski; Odaline de la Martinez; Paapa Essiedu; Jim Richards.

Duration: 43 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Libby Purves is joined by physicist Helen Czerski, composer Odaline de la Martinez, actor Paapa Essiedu and geologist and gold prospector Jim Richards. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Czerski
Interviewed Guest:
Odaline de la Martinez
Interviewed Guest:
Paapa Essiedu
Interviewed Guest:
Jim Richards

Brand

Midweek

Midweek

Marcus Wareing, Adrian Edmondson, Adele Bellis, Nick Littlehales

Duration: 43 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Chef Marcus Wareing, actor Adrian Edmondson, sleep coach Nick Littlehales and Adele Bellis, a survivor of an acid attack, join Libby Purves. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Nick Littlehales
Interviewed Guest:
Adele Bellis
Interviewed Guest:
Adrian Edmondson
Interviewed Guest:
Marcus Wareing
Producer:
Annette Wells

Brand

Midweek

Midweek

Soweto Kinch; Ken Clarke MP; Melanie Lamotte; Alex Bellos

Duration: 43 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Ken Clarke MP, jazz saxophonist Soweto Kinch, historian Melanie Lamotte and writer and puzzle-historian Alex Bellos join Libby Purves. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Ken Clarke
Interviewed Guest:
Soweto Kinch
Interviewed Guest:
Melanie Lamotte
Interviewed Guest:
Alex Bellos
Producer:
Annette Wells

Brand

Midweek

Midweek

Bradley Walsh, Salley Vickers, Ed Victor, Debbie Young-Somers.

Duration: 43 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Actor Bradley Walsh, novelist Salley Vickers, literary agent Ed Victor and Rabbi Debbie Young-Somers join Libby Purves. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Bradley Walsh
Interviewed Guest:
Salley Vickers
Interviewed Guest:
Ed Victor
Interviewed Guest:
Debbie Young-Somers

Brand

Midweek

Midweek

Ken Follett, Fr David Delargy, Hannah Peel, Joseph Cook

Duration: 43 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Novelist Ken Follett, scientist Dr Joseph Cook, musician Hannah Peel and Roman Catholic priest and singer Father David Delargy join Libby Purves. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Joseph Cook
Interviewed Guest:
Hannah Peel
Interviewed Guest:
David Delargy

Brand

Midweek

Midweek

Marin Alsop, Sir Michael Codron, Wayne Hemingway, Carey Marx.

Duration: 43 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Libby Purves meets conductor Marin Alsop, producer Sir Michael Codron, designer Wayne Hemingway and comedian Carey Marx. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Marin Alsop
Interviewed Guest:
Michael Codron
Interviewed Guest:
Wayne Hemingway
Interviewed Guest:
Carey Marx

Brand

Midweek

Midweek

Michael Mosley, Camille O'Sullivan, Peter Laws, Pradyumna Kumar

Duration: 43 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Broadcaster Michael Mosley, singer and actor Camille O'Sullivan, Baptist minister and writer Peter Laws and artist Pradyumna Kumar join Libby Purves. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Michael Mosley
Interviewed Guest:
Camille O'Sullivan
Interviewed Guest:
Peter Laws
Interviewed Guest:
Pradyumna Kumar

Brand

Midweek

Midweek

Tom Mangold, Nick Yarris, Catie Munnings, Vanessa Toulmin.

Duration: 43 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Libby Purves is joined by Television reporter and writer Tom Mangold. Plus she talks to death row survivor Nick Yarris and 18-year-old rally car driver Catie Munnings. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Tom Mangold
Interviewed Guest:
Catie Munnings
Interviewed Guest:
Nick Yarris
Interviewed Guest:
Vanessa Toulmin

Brand

Midweek

Midweek

Jeremy Paxman, Priscilla Presley, Thiago Soares, iO Tillett Wright

Duration: 43 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Jeremy Paxman, Priscilla Presley, ballet dancer Thiago Soares and writer and photographer iO Tillett Wright join Libby Purves. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Jeremy Paxman
Interviewed Guest:
Priscilla Presley
Interviewed Guest:
Thiago Soares
Interviewed Guest:
iO Tillett Wright

Brand

Midweek

Midweek

Antonia Fraser; Stephen K Amos; Inua Ellams; Christopher Somerville

Duration: 43 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Writer Lady Antonia Fraser; comic and actor Stephen K Amos; travel writer Christopher Somerville and poet Inua Ellams join Libby Purves. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Antonia Fraser
Interviewed Guest:
Stephen K Amos
Interviewed Guest:
Christopher Somerville
Interviewed Guest:
Inua Ellams

Brand

Midweek

Midweek

Harriet Walter, Richard Curtis, Suzi Quatro, Declan Murphy

Duration: 43 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Actor Dame Harriet Walter, writer and director Richard Curtis, singer-songwriter Suzi Quatro and former jockey Declan Murphy join Libby Purves for the final edition of Midweek. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Harriet Walter
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Curtis
Interviewed Guest:
Suzi Quatro
Interviewed Guest:
Declan Murphy

Brand

Midweek

Midweek

Ian McMillan; Victoria Tennant; Mike Vass; Linda Marlowe

Duration: 43 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Libby Purves meets poet and broadcaster Ian McMillan, actors Linda Marlowe and Victoria Tennant and musician Mike Vass. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Ian McMillan
Interviewed Guest:
Linda Marlowe
Interviewed Guest:
Victoria Tennant
Interviewed Guest:
Mike Vass

Brand

Midweek

Midweek

Roger Law; Sophie Bevan; Mary Bevan; Sondra Lee; Douglas Ward

Duration: 43 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Libby Purves meets ceramicist Roger Law and sopranos Sophie and Mary Bevan. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Roger Law
Interviewed Guest:
Sophie Bevan
Interviewed Guest:
Mary Bevan
Interviewed Guest:
Sondra Lee
Interviewed Guest:
Douglas Ward

Brand

Midweek

Midweek

Arabella Dorman, the Rev Richard Coles, Ted the Bread Davies, Peter Rankin

Duration: 43 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Libby Purves meets artist Arabella Dorman, presenter and parish priest the Rev Richard Coles and director Joan Littlewood's former assistant, Peter Rankin. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Arabella Dorman
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Coles
Interviewed Guest:
Ted Davies
Interviewed Guest:
Peter Rankin

Brand

Midweek

Midweek

Janina Fialkowska; Dolores Payas; Edward Sexton; Gary Catona

Duration: 43 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Libby Purves meets concert pianist Janina Fialkowska, tailor Edward Sexton and Dolores Payas, who translated books written by the travel writer Patrick Leigh Fermor. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Janina Fialkowska
Interviewed Guest:
Edward Sexton
Interviewed Guest:
Dolores Payas
Interviewed Guest:
Gary Catona
Producer:
Annette Wells

Brand

Midweek

Midweek

Lucy Cooke; Angie Marchese; David and Ben Crystal; Keith Ball

Duration: 43 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Libby Purves meets musician Keith Ball, wildlife expert Lucy Cooke, writers David and Ben Crystal, and Angie Marchese, director of archives at Graceland. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Keith Ball
Interviewed Guest:
Lucy Cooke
Interviewed Guest:
Ben Crystal
Interviewed Guest:
David Crystal
Interviewed Guest:
Angie Marchese

Brand

Midweek