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05/07/2012

Julie Walters on her role as an anarchic, feisty old hippy in The Last of the Haussmans, and Tatler editor Kate Reardon on her mission to put gay women on the social A-list.

Julie Walters on her new stage role as Judy the anarchic, feisty old hippy in The Last of the Haussmans. Dr Hilary Cass, the new President of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health on reforming care for children. Tatler Magazine's editor Kate Reardon on her mission to put gay women on the social A-list. Why visitors to a an exhibition of paintings by the artist, Lizzie Riches, at Blickling Hall in Norfolk are being encouraged to join in a treasure hunt. And Paul Hollywood Cooks the Perfect pork pies.

Presenter Jenni Murray
Producer Ruth Watts.

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58 minutes

Chapters

  • Julie Walters

    Julie Walters has now returned to the stage to star in a new play – The Last of the Haussmans. She joins Jenni. The Last of the Haussmans - is at the National Theatre until 11 October.

    Duration: 10:44

  • Child Health - Hilary Cass

    Dr Hilary Cass, the new President of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, discusses what changes she thinks need to be made to the way we provide care for children.

    Duration: 05:19

  • High Society Lesbians

    Tatler editor, Kate Reardon is on a mission to put gay women on the social A-list. Jenni is joined by Kate and by novelist Stella Duffy to discuss social attitudes toward lesbians throughout society.

    Duration: 07:36

  • Blickling Hall

    An exhibition of paintings by the artist Lizzie Riches has just opened at Blickling Hall in Norfolk. Louise Adamson went to meet Lizzie Riches, and the House Manager, Jan Brookes-Bullen.

    Duration: 10:26

  • Cook the Perfect… Pork Pie

    Paul Hollywood will be showing Jenni how to cook the perfect pork pie, Paul’s pork pie recipe features in his new book How to Bake.

    Duration: 07:40

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