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Woman's Hour

Elegy, Surrogacy law, Super Thursday, Nursing

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

New play Elegy examines scientific progress and the nature of love. Plus three generations of nurses in one family, Baroness Warnock on surrogacy, and the Women's Equality Party. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Barbara Flynn
Interviewed Guest:
Nina Sosanya
Interviewed Guest:
Zoe Wanamaker
Interviewed Guest:
Ivy Cooper-Barlow
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Wheatland
Interviewed Guest:
Annabelle Wheatland
Interviewed Guest:
Mary Warnock
Interviewed Guest:
Natalie Smith
Interviewed Guest:
undefined Caroline
Interviewed Guest:
Sophie Walker
Interviewed Guest:
Heather Stewart

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Film which follows the making of a Wedgwood vase, handcrafted by artisan potters using the same techniques pioneered by Josiah Wedgwood in the 18th century. Show more

Handmade: By Royal Appointment

Episode 2: John Lobb Shoes

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Series celebrating handcrafted objects made under the royal warrant. John Lobb is a heritage company still run by the original family using time-honoured methods. Show more

Handmade: By Royal Appointment

Episode 3: House of Benney

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Series celebrating handcrafted objects made under the royal warrant. Simon Benney makes jewellery and household objects for the royal family and private clients. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Three separated couples come face to face to try to resolve their disputes. Jason and Vicky are separated parents who are struggling to share the parenting of their daughter. Show more

Contributors

Production Company:
Wild Pictures
Executive Producer:
Paul Hamann
Executive Producer:
Susanne Curran
Series Producer:
Barnaby Peel
Director:
Barnaby Peel
Producer:
Jenny Dames
Director:
Jenny Dames
Narrator:
Zoe Wanamaker

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Four HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Series celebrating handcrafted objects made under the royal warrant. A portrait of the craftsmen behind Steinway pianos, from German factory workers to a British restorer. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Three separated couples try to resolve their disputes in the world of family mediation. Mandy has not seen her ex-partner for six years but is still living in the flat they co-own. Show more

Contributors

Production Company:
Wild Pictures
Executive Producer:
Paul Hamann
Executive Producer:
Susanne Curran
Series Producer:
Barnaby Peel
Producer:
Jenny Dames
Director:
Jenny Dames
Narrator:
Zoe Wanamaker

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One Scotland HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Scotland HD

The dramatised, heartwarming story of actress Dame Barbara Windsor. Babs recounts the people and events that have shaped her life and career over fifty years from 1943 to 1993. Show more

Contributors

John Deeks:
Nick Moran
Rose Deeks:
Leanne Best
Ronnie Knight:
Luke Allen-Gale
Peter Charlesworth:
Alex Macqueen
Teen Barbara:
Honor Kneafsey
Scott Mitchell:
Charlie Archer
Joan Littlewood:
Zoe Wanamaker
Child Barbara:
Florence Keen
Brian Mickey:
Nathan Harmer
Aida Foster:
Marty Cruickshank
Rosie's Lawyer:
Matthew Bates
Divorce Judge:
Robert East
Johnny Brandon:
Lewis Kirk
Wardrobe Mistress:
Cally Lawrence
Shoe Shop Manageress:
Sue Elliott-Nicholls
Woman in Shoe Shop:
Hannah Hutch
Man in Shoe Shop:
Tom Machell
Peter Noble:
Jonathan Rhodes
Monsieur Vincent:
Laurent Maurel
Ronnie Scott:
Ross Green
Slim Cattan:
Jacob Krichefski
Cliff (Saxophonist):
James Atherton
Jayne Mansfield:
Jerry-Jane Pears
Jayne's Assistant:
Rebecca Lee
Young Actress:
Nicola Munns
Lionel Bart:
Daniel Zenou
Charlie Kray:
Toby Wharton
Ronnie and Reggie Kray:
Rob Compton
Gerald Thomas:
Nicholas Asbury
Kenneth Williams:
Robin Sebastian
Bernard Cribbins:
Rob Hughes
Hat Girl:
Rose Robinson
Warren Beatty:
Tom Forbes
Shepard Coleman:
Joe Stilgoe
Julie Deeks:
Julia Ford
Producer:
Jules Hussey

Duration: 1 hour, 22 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Drama telling the story of how quintessential English author PG Wodehouse faced a charge of treason during World War II, becoming exiled and never setting foot on home soil again. Show more

Contributors

PG Wodehouse:
Tim Pigott-Smith
Ethel Wodehouse:
Zoe Wanamaker
Macolm Muggeridge:
Julian Rhind-Tutt
Mackintosh:
Paul Ritter
Major Cussen:
Ian McElhinney
Werner Plack:
Richard Dormer
Paul Schmidt:
Conor Mullen
Inspector:
Paul Kennedy

Free Thinking

Acting Arthur Miller, Free Speech on Campus

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

Zoe Wanamaker, David Suchet and Antony Sher talk about interpreting Arthur Miller's works with Philip Dodd. Plus a discussion about free speech and debate on university campuses. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Zoe Wanamaker
Interviewed Guest:
David Suchet
Interviewed Guest:
Antony Sher
Interviewed Guest:
Matthew Tariq Wilkinson
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Lewis
Interviewed Guest:
Anthony Julius
Presenter:
Philip Dodd

Drama on 3

Death of a Salesman, by Arthur Miller

Duration: 2 hours, 20 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3Latest broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

David Suchet and Zoe Wanamaker star in a new production of Arthur Miller's 1949 play about the American dream, directed by Howard Davies. Show more

Contributors

Willy Loman:
David Suchet
Linda Loman:
Zoe Wanamaker
Biff Loman:
Daniel Lapaine
Happy Loman:
Brendan Patricks
Bernard:
Adam Best
Charley:
Tony Turner
Uncle Ben:
Simon Kunz
The Woman:
Lucy Black
Ms Forsythe:
Florence Hall
Director:
Howard Davies
Producer:
Chris Wallis

Genres

My Family

Series 9

Episode 6: Dog Dazed

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One West MidlandsLatest broadcast: on BBC One West Midlands

Available for 9 months

Sitcom about a dentist and his family. Susan decides to get another dog but, as ever, it is Ben who ends up in the doghouse.

My Family

Series 9

Episode 4: The Psyche of Mikey

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC One West

Available for 9 months

Sitcom. Ben and Susan discover that Michael is seeing a therapist, and do some analysis of their own. Show more

My Family

Series 9

Episode 7: It's Training Men

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC One West

Available for 9 months

Sitcom about a dentist and his family. An undercover assessor for Cavitex, posing as a patient, leads to Ben having to attend a retraining course.

My Family

Series 9

Episode 9: Kenzo's Project

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC One West

Available for 9 months

Sitcom about a dentist and his family. Kenzo's school project about the family gives everyone a chance to look at some of the crazier moments in the Harper history.

Who Do You Think You Are?

Series 6

Episode 4: Zoe Wanamaker

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC One London

Actress Zoe Wanamaker traces the roots of her family back to the Ukraine via America and the anti-communist witch-hunt that caused her father Sam to flee to the UK. Show more

My Family

Series 9

Episode 2: Bringing Up Janey

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One Channel IslandsLatest broadcast: on BBC One Channel Islands

Available for 9 months

Sitcom about a dentist and his family. Janey wants to keep her new man under wraps, while a suspicious Ben tries to expose an affair between Susan and a client.

My Family

Series 9

Episode 3: A Very Brief Encounter

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One CambridgeshireLatest broadcast: on BBC One Cambridgeshire

Available for 9 months

Sitcom about a dentist and his family. Susan asks Ben to help an old girlfriend of hers through a divorce, but nearly precipitates her own.

My Family

Series 8

Episode 3: Cards on the Table

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Available for 9 months

Ben's poker school is costing him a fortune, whilst Susan's visit to the fortune teller reveals that something far more deadly is on the cards.

My Family

Series 8

Episode 4: The Wax Job

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Available for 9 months

Ben decides to sell his dental practice and take up a hobby which he finds even more boring, while Susan's move up the art gallery ladder leads to more than one fall. Show more