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Woman's Hour

Mellisa tells us 'How Fat Feels'

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Woman's Hour's series on 'How Fat Feels' continues, confusion around the referendum in Ireland, actor Claire Skinner and the Cochrane Collaboration's review of the HPV vaccine. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Dearbhail McDonald
Interviewed Guest:
Margaret Stanley
Interviewed Guest:
Claire Skinner
Interviewed Guest:
undefined Mellisa
Interviewed Guest:
Ena Miller

Drama on 3

The Father

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

By Florian Zeller. Starring Kenneth Cranham as Andre, an old man with dementia, and Claire Skinner as his daughter, struggling to balance his care with the demands of her own life. Show more

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Scotland

Comedy impressions show. Vincent's assistant Rachel chaperones global megastar (and relentless chatterbox) Adele through a press junket for her latest album. Show more

Contributors

Natalie Cassidy:
Morgana Robinson
Gregg Wallace:
Morgana Robinson
Joanna Lumley:
Morgana Robinson
Fearne Cotton:
Morgana Robinson
Russell Brand:
Morgana Robinson
Miranda Hart:
Morgana Robinson
Danny Dyer:
Morgana Robinson
Cheryl Cole:
Morgana Robinson
Vincent Mann:
Cavan Clerkin
Audience Member:
Mark Davison
Audience Member:
Linda Hargreaves
Journalist:
Alastair Roberts
Producer:
Jack Bayles
Director:
Tom McKay
Executive Producer:
Neil Webster
Executive Producer:
Ben Palmer
Production Company:
Happy Tramp Ltd

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Scotland

Comedy impressions show. In this episode, Miranda Hart takes part in a warts-and-all documentary about the police force in a further attempt to be taken more seriously. Show more

Contributors

Natalie Cassidy:
Morgana Robinson
Gregg Wallace:
Morgana Robinson
Joanna Lumley:
Morgana Robinson
Fearne Cotton:
Morgana Robinson
Russell Brand:
Morgana Robinson
Miranda Hart:
Morgana Robinson
Danny Dyer:
Morgana Robinson
Cheryl Cole:
Morgana Robinson
Vincent Mann:
Cavan Clerkin
Male Officer:
Delroy Atkinson
Female Officer:
Laura Checkley
Guy Wallace:
Al Murray
Businessman:
Matthew Steer
Producer:
Jack Bayles
Director:
Tom McKay
Executive Producer:
Neil Webster
Executive Producer:
Ben Palmer
Production Company:
Happy Tramp Ltd

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Scotland

One-off Natalie Cassidy special of the comedy impressions show. Natalie receives a call from her agent Vincent, who has some potentially troubling news. Show more

Contributors

Natalie Cassidy:
Morgana Robinson
Delivery Man:
Jody Halse
Producer:
Jack Bayles
Director:
Tom McKay
Executive Producer:
Neil Webster
Executive Producer:
Ben Palmer
Production Company:
Happy Tramp Ltd

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Scotland

Comedy impressions show. In this episode, Vincent has some potentially career-changing news for Miranda Hart - an audition for a part in Game of Thrones. Show more

Contributors

Natalie Cassidy:
Morgana Robinson
Gregg Wallace:
Morgana Robinson
Joanna Lumley:
Morgana Robinson
Fearne Cotton:
Morgana Robinson
Russell Brand:
Morgana Robinson
Miranda Hart:
Morgana Robinson
Danny Dyer:
Morgana Robinson
Cheryl Cole:
Morgana Robinson
Vincent Mann:
Cavan Clerkin
Archaeologist:
Neil Edmond
Casting Director:
Terry Mynott
Female Archaeologist:
Joanna Neary
Ad Director:
Sam Pamphilon
Producer:
Jack Bayles
Director:
Tom McKay
Executive Producer:
Neil Webster
Executive Producer:
Ben Palmer
Production Company:
Happy Tramp Ltd

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Scotland

Comedy impressions show. This special 'best of' episode has an insight into the man behind Mann Management as Vincent gives the inside track on what it's like to be an agent. Show more

Contributors

Environmental Health Officer:
Lolly Adefope
Male Officer:
Delroy Atkinson
Little Kid:
Ryan Baker
Female Officer:
Laura Checkley
Receptionist:
Natasia Demetriou
Businessman:
Matthew Steer
Planning Officer:
Toby Williams
Vincent Mann:
Cavan Clerkin
Producer:
Jack Bayles
Director:
Tom McKay
Executive Producer:
Neil Webster
Executive Producer:
Ben Palmer
Production Company:
Happy Tramp Ltd

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Woman's Hour

Claire Skinner, Bonnie Raitt, First female head of CBI, Kirstie Allsopp

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Claire Skinner discusses the play Rabbit Hole, American blues legend Bonnie Raitt talks about her career, and Kirstie Allsopp and Cate Olson discuss the merits of mess and clutter. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Claire Skinner
Interviewed Guest:
Bonnie Raitt
Interviewed Guest:
Kirstie Allsopp
Interviewed Guest:
Cate Olson
Interviewed Guest:
Carolyn Fairbairn

Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour: A healthy sex life in a long-term relationship; Grammy Award-winner Bonnie Raitt plays live

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

How to enjoy a healthy sex life with long term-partners. Actor Claire Skinner on her new stage role. The joys and pitfalls of 'mum-friends'. Plus live music from Bonnie Raitt. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Claire Skinner
Interviewed Guest:
Marin Alsop
Interviewed Guest:
Jessica Duchen
Interviewed Guest:
Jennie Bristow
Interviewed Guest:
Anne-Marie O'Leary
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Dunmore
Interviewed Guest:
Bonnie Raitt
Interviewed Guest:
Julia Forster
Interviewed Guest:
Mary Banham-Hall
Interviewed Guest:
Rowan Pelling
Interviewed Guest:
Clare Prendergast

15 Minute Drama

Lunch

Episode 1: Everything's Fine

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Stephen Mangan and Claire Skinner star in Marcy Kahan's comedy about two old flatmates who meet monthly for lunch and talk about everything except how much they love each other. Show more

15 Minute Drama

Lunch

Episode 2: The Perfect Schnitzel

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Bella is worried about Guy's political apathy, while Bill is worrying about his inability to finish his book before he reaches 50. Show more

15 Minute Drama

Lunch

Episode 3: Alpha Female

Duration: 15 minutes

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

A dinner party at Bella's leaves both her and Bill falling short in the gladiatorial contest of name-dropping anecdotes in which the other guests partake. Show more

15 Minute Drama

Lunch

Episode 4: The Tapas Confessions

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Stephen Mangan and Claire Skinner star in Marcy Kahan's comedy about two old flatmates who meet monthly for lunch and talk about everything except how much they love each other. Show more

Drama

Rumpole

Episode 2: Rumpole and the Expert Witness

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Rumpole defends a doctor accused of murdering his wife - and the pathologist in the case is an old flame of the GP. Show more

Contributors

Older Rumpole:
Timothy West
Younger Rumpole:
Benedict Cumberbatch
Hilda Rumpole:
Jasmine Hyde
Nicholas Rumpole:
Louis Tafler-Hyde
Erskine-Brown:
Nigel Anthony
Owen Munroe QC:
Nigel Anthony
Dr Ned Dacre:
Daniel Weyman
Dr Harry Dacre:
Ewan Bailey
Judge Carstairs:
Ewan Bailey
Dr Pamela Gall:
Claire Skinner
Director:
Marilyn Imrie

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Scotland

Comedy impressions show. In the second episode, Vincent receives news of a huge audition for EastEnders star Natalie Cassidy opposite a Hollywood A-lister. Show more

Contributors

Natalie Cassidy:
Morgana Robinson
Gregg Wallace:
Morgana Robinson
Joanna Lumley:
Morgana Robinson
Fearne Cotton:
Morgana Robinson
Russell Brand:
Morgana Robinson
Miranda Hart:
Morgana Robinson
Danny Dyer:
Morgana Robinson
Cheryl Cole:
Morgana Robinson
Vincent Mann:
Cavan Clerkin
Environmental Health Officer:
Lolly Adefope
Mariola:
Gabby Best
Receptionist:
Natasia Demetriou
Morgan Freeman:
Terry Mynott
Sales Rep:
Nish Nathwani
Sales Rep:
Tony Way
Planning Officer:
Toby Williams
Producer:
Jack Bayles
Director:
Tom McKay
Executive Producer:
Neil Webster
Executive Producer:
Ben Palmer
Production Company:
Happy Tramp Ltd

Saturday Drama

The Wind in the Willows

Duration: 1 hour

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

Kenneth Grahame's classic combines a special cast with full orchestral score by the BBCSO to tell the story of Rat, Mole, Badger and Toad. Script and music by Neil Brand. Show more

A Good Read

Claire Skinner and Louise Welsh

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Actress Claire Skinner and author Louise Welsh talk favourite books with Harriett Gilbert, including works by Karl Ove Knausgaard, Robert Louis Stevenson and Dorothy L Sayers. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Claire Skinner
Interviewed Guest:
Louise Welsh