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August (19 posts)

  1. Paul Theroux - Dark Star Safari

    Friday 30 August 2013, 11:34

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

    Our conversation was sometimes serious, but never gloomy.

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  2. British New Wave: Celebrating the iconic fiction and films of the Sixties

    Wednesday 28 August 2013, 14:41

    Lucy Collingwood Lucy Collingwood Assistant Producer

    Radio 4: British New Wave

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  3. Radio 4 Quiz: How much did Pink Floyd get from their first record deal?

    Tuesday 27 August 2013, 18:12

    Radio 4 Radio 4

    The Radio 4 weekly quiz, Tues 27 Aug 2013 edition.

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  4. Feedback: From The Edinburgh Festival 2013

    Friday 23 August 2013, 16:56

    Roger Bolton Roger Bolton

    Editor's Note: Roger Bolton discusses this week's Feedback, a special programme from the Edinburgh Festival.

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  5. Book of the Week - Nilsson: The Life of a Singer-Songwriter

    Thursday 22 August 2013, 10:59

    Alyn Shipton Alyn Shipton Writer, Broadcaster, Jazz Historian

    Writer, broadcaster and Jazz historian Alyn Shipton discusses why he was compelled to write new biography Nilsson: The Life of a Singer-Songwriter.

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  6. How the British Seaside shaped popular culture today

    Wednesday 21 August 2013, 16:20

    Tony Lidington Tony Lidington

    Seaside entertainer Tony Lidington takes a trip to Brighton for Radio 4 Extra and reflects how this city has inspired a wealth of seaside memories captured in the BBC Sound Archive.

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  7. 5 tips for men to survive the modern first date

    Wednesday 21 August 2013, 11:31

    Tim Samuels Tim Samuels Presenter, Men's Hour

    Tim Samuels is presenter of Men's Hour on 5 live, gives his 5 tips for men on how to survive the modern first date. He'll be co-presenting a Woman's Hour dating special with Jane Garvey on Monday.

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  8. Radio 4 Quiz: How many miles a week does Mo Farah run?

    Tuesday 20 August 2013, 17:48

    Radio 4 Radio 4

    Radio 4 Quiz

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  9. Feedback - Radio 4 too risqué?

    Friday 16 August 2013, 11:09

    Roger Bolton Roger Bolton

    Roger Bolton discusses this week's Feedback, in which Radio 4's editor of editorial standards, Roger Mahony defends recent programmes that have contained sexual references.

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  10. Radio 4 Quiz: What happened when a Russian artist encountered a polar bear?

    Tuesday 13 August 2013, 17:54

    Radio 4 Radio 4

    Radio 4 Quiz: What happened when a Russian artist encountered a polar bear?

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