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Woman's Hour

Takeover week: Shirley Hughes

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

The author of best-selling children's books Alfie and Dogger on teaching children how to look, the importance of libraries and her love of hats. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Shirley Hughes
Interviewed Guest:
Gill Hart
Interviewed Guest:
Andrea MacDonald
Interviewed Guest:
Ness Wood
Interviewed Guest:
Ed Vulliamy

Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour: Takeover Guest Editor Best Bits

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Actor Zawe Ashton discusses her fear of getting her period on stage, and Professor Dame Ann Dowling, president of the Royal Academy of Engineering, on her love of opera. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Zawe Ashton
Interviewed Guest:
Philippa Perry
Interviewed Guest:
Shirley Hughes
Interviewed Guest:
Ness Wood
Interviewed Guest:
Andrea MacDonald
Interviewed Guest:
Ann Dowling
Interviewed Guest:
Ellie Simmonds
Interviewed Guest:
Amy Baker
Interviewed Guest:
Sophie Radice
Interviewed Guest:
Karen Blackett
Interviewed Guest:
Lana Salah
Interviewed Guest:
Daisy Buchanan
Interviewed Guest:
Ayanna Witter-Johnson
Interviewed Guest:
Shirley Hughes

Front Row

Shirley Hughes, The Skriker, Adapting novels for the screen, The Choir

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Arts news with John Wilson, including children's writer Shirley Hughes, Caryl Churchill's play The Skriker, and Sadie Jones and Deborah Moggach on adapting novels for the screen. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Shirley Hughes
Interviewed Guest:
Charlotte Keatley
Interviewed Guest:
Sadie Jones
Interviewed Guest:
Deborah Moggach
Interviewed Guest:
Antonia Quirke

What Do Artists Do All Day?

Episode 25: Shirley Hughes

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Shirley Hughes works on the final page of her latest Alfie book, discusses her love of illustrating and tells why, at the age of 89, she has no plans to retire. Show more

Woman's Hour

Takeover Week: Jacqueline Wilson

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Children's author Jacqueline Wilson, looks at attitudes to disability, second-hand bookshops, being active and glamorous over 70 and the enduring appeal of childhood toys. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Jacqueline Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Nicola Miles-Wildin
Interviewed Guest:
Anne Brichto
Interviewed Guest:
Cate Olson
Interviewed Guest:
Shirley Hughes
Interviewed Guest:
Sheila Hancock
Interviewed Guest:
Amanda Barrie
Interviewed Guest:
Catherine Howell

Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour: Takeover Week

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Kim Cattrall on single life. Michelle Mone: the psychology of weight loss. Jacqueline Wilson gets advice on rocking 70+. Nimko Ali on fertility. Bishop Rachel on transformation. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Kim Cattrall
Interviewed Guest:
Joan Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Kathy Lette
Interviewed Guest:
Myra Hunter
Interviewed Guest:
Rosamund Urwin
Interviewed Guest:
Michelle Mone
Interviewed Guest:
Sally Norton
Interviewed Guest:
Nimko Ali
Interviewed Guest:
Geeta Nargund
Interviewed Guest:
Susan Bewley
Interviewed Guest:
Jacqueline Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Shirley Hughes
Interviewed Guest:
Sheila Hancock
Interviewed Guest:
Amanda Barrie
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Treweek
Interviewed Guest:
Polly Meynell