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July (19 posts)

  1. and finally, shorts

    Friday 25 July 2014, 08:33

    Simon Mayo Simon Mayo Presenter

    Look after RT while I am away, keep posting and see you in a fortnight

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  2. Farewell to Sally from Drivetime

    Thursday 24 July 2014, 08:35

    Simon Mayo Simon Mayo Presenter

    Sally has decided to call it a day at the travel desk after 15 years of hard slog and devotion to the M25.

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  3. Drum roll please

    Wednesday 23 July 2014, 09:55

    Simon Mayo Simon Mayo Presenter

    Years in the making, today finally and with great fanfare, the Ken Bruce show is live from Glasgow.

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  4. Long sleeved shirts

    Tuesday 22 July 2014, 09:11

    Simon Mayo Simon Mayo Presenter

    So the always charming Midge Ure today (I know, more insects).

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  5. Up with the lark

    Monday 21 July 2014, 09:04

    Simon Mayo Simon Mayo Presenter

    Window open? Window shut? Hint of a breeze or airless night?

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  6. Factor 50 etc

    Friday 18 July 2014, 08:54

    Simon Mayo Simon Mayo Presenter

    Well there are a number of ways of being woken up, some more objectionable then others. But a mighty thunderstorm counts as a good awakening I think.

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  7. Still no shorts

    Thursday 17 July 2014, 08:36

    Simon Mayo Simon Mayo Presenter

    There is a need for thin flowing fabrics today but no need to wear shorts.

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  8. Programmed to receive

    Wednesday 16 July 2014, 08:04

    Simon Mayo Simon Mayo Presenter

    Well these things are sent to try us and they most certainly do. More problems somewhere in the vast world of BBC IT delayed proceedings again-hopefully today things will be faster, sharper, fabulouser. WE SHALL SEE.

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  9. Divorced, beheaded, etc

    Tuesday 15 July 2014, 08:44

    Simon Mayo Simon Mayo Presenter

    Nathaniel Parker plays Henry VIII and is on the show today.

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  10. Danke shön

    Monday 14 July 2014, 09:12

    Simon Mayo Simon Mayo Presenter

    So in a room full of people, I found myself sitting next to my lovely German friend Sybille.

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