Friday 23 August 2013, 12:32
It is 50 years since Martin Luther King’s March on Washington, where he gave his “I have a dream” speech from the Lincoln Memorial on the National Mall. This weekend the anniversary is marked with a re-enactment rally; part commemoration, part celebration. I will be broadcasting from there from...
Friday 7 March 2014, 19:50
As I stepped out my car at J G Pears animal rendering plant in Newark, Nottingham the smell hit me. Residents, who claim factory smells blight their life, told me the meaty stench was mild compared to what they often experience.
Friday 17 May 2013, 11:48
Sunday 4 August 2013, 17:23
I spent an afternoon on an industrial estate just outside Cambridge during the week meeting the men and women who spend all day watching it - 9am until 6pm. Then it's back to their families for tea.
Wednesday 20 March 2013, 15:59
5 live's Stephen Chittenden on preparations for the enthronement of the Archbishop of Canterbury.
Monday 8 October 2012, 15:03
BBC Radio 5 live has a brand new homepage.
We began testing the new look back in June as part of a wider BBC radio online project. Today we've launched this project as BBC iPlayer Radio. It sees all BBC radio networks switch to a common look and feel, as well as launch our first BBC radio smartphone...
Tuesday 27 August 2013, 15:56
Can a radio studio be powered only by renewable energy?
On Thursday 5th September we’ll find out, as we fill the public piazza at BBC North with solar panels, wind turbines, processed chip fat for biofuel and enough exercise bikes to keep Richard Bacon’s show on-air by pedal-power…if our guests...
Friday 8 March 2013, 15:40
Darren Fletcher on why the Cheltenham Festival is a unique experience.
Tuesday 12 November 2013, 16:11
Shelagh discusses stammering on 5 live, or more precisely, the difficulties many children and adults have in getting NHS treatment for a stammer.
Wednesday 10 July 2013, 16:09
I set off on my latest BBC Radio 5 Live disabled adventure knowing one thing - it’s a tough job market out there at the moment and it’s hard for anyone to get a job, but if you’re disabled, it’s even harder. So, we set out to find out why...why are there so many disabled people in the UK desperate...
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