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May (16 posts)

  1. My Own Shakespeare

    Friday 11 May 2012, 15:53

    Clarissa Maycock Clarissa Maycock

    Editor's Note: My Own Shakespeare invites public figures to talk about the piece of Shakespeare that inspires them most.The short programmes will be broadcast across Radio 3 and Radio 4 in May 2012 and be available to download afterwards. Producer Lucy Collingwood has written a blog about the making...

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  2. In Our Time - Game Theory

    Friday 11 May 2012, 11:08

    Melvyn Bragg Melvyn Bragg

    Editor's note: In Thursday's programme Melvyn Bragg and his guests discussed Voltaire's Candide. As always the programme is available to listen to online or to download and keep -CM

    Hello

    Well, I was rather relieved there was not more mathematics, although having anticipated mathematics I'd made...

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  3. Bookclub: God's Own Country

    Sunday 6 May 2012, 16:30

    Jim Naughtie Jim Naughtie Jim Naughtie presents Bookclub on BBC Radio 4

    Ed's note: Radio 4's Bookclub is on at 4pm this Sunday 6 May and is repeated on Thursday 10 May at 3.30pm. You can also listen online after broadcast or download the podcast - CM

    I hadn't read Ross Raisin until we chose God's Own Country for this month's Bookclub...

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  4. In Our Time: Voltaire's Candide

    Friday 4 May 2012, 18:05

    Melvyn Bragg Melvyn Bragg

    Editor's note: In Thursday's programme Melvyn Bragg and his guests discussed Voltaire's Candide. As always the programme is available to listen to online or to download and keep. PMcD.

    Hello

    A few weeks ago I was wandering through Soho, which has become a real pleasure now that I have offices...

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  5. Radio 4 Extra Comedy Club: Machynlleth Comedy Festival

    Friday 4 May 2012, 14:21

    Paula McDonnell Paula McDonnell

    Editor's note: BBC Radio 4 Extra's Comedy Club is going to the Machynlleth Comedy Festival this weekend, Producer, Luke Doran give a view from behind the scenes. PMcD.

    There are two things you notice upon arrival at Machynlleth. The first is the location. Tucked away in the Welsh county of...

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  6. Download Saturday Live's Inheritance Tracks

    Friday 4 May 2012, 10:01

    Paula McDonnell Paula McDonnell

    Editor's note: Inheritance Tracks is a feature in Saturday Live where a guest chooses a song that they inherited from their parents and one that they would pass on to the next generation. Over 200 Inheritance Tracks are now available to download - from guests such as Heston Blumenthal, Simon Callow and...

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