BBC Radio 4

    Chris Ledgard

    Blog posts in total 2


    1. The Poppy Factory, Wednesday 9 November at 11am, tells the story behind the red commemorative poppies and the ex-service men and women who make them. It's also a Radio Times choice of the day - PM. Cutting out petals at the Poppy Factory in 1935 With the death of the last First World...

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    2. "Yes? Yes? You like?" I'm sitting in a big, airy flat in a fashionable bit of Budapest. Next to me, the extraordinary László Polgár is slapping chess pieces down on a star shaped board (his latest invention), then fixing me with his stare and demanding yet again, drawled and emphatic "Yes...

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