Great Lives is a History Documentary programme.

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Great Lives

Biographical series presented by Matthew Parris. Helena Morrissey champions the life of Rachael Heyhoe Flint, the pioneer of women's cricket. With journalist and historian Raf Nicholson. series 43.

Genre: History Documentary

When is Great Lives next on TV?

It's next showing on BBC Radio 4 Today, 4:30pm and on BBC Radio 4 Longwave Today, 4:30pm. See more...

Main Cast

Matthew Parris
Image for Mike LeighMike Leigh
Joan Bakewell
Victor Spinetti
Meredith Daneman
Adam Phillips
Francine Stock
Richard Ingrams
Gillian Slovo
Stephen Johnson
John Murray
Janette Scott
Stan Stennett