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August (11 posts)

  1. "It will be ok Vicky" - listener discussions to 29 August 2012

    Friday 31 August 2012, 13:12

    Tayler Cresswell Tayler Cresswell

    Listeners offered sympathy and words of hope for Vicky Tucker after her call about her amniocentesis test results. Whilst everyone thinks she'll want to go ahead with the pregnancy whatever happens, many doubt that Mike will.

    "Nasty" Matt Crawford is thought to be beyond the pale in taking advantage...

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  2. Down's syndrome - help and advice

    Wednesday 29 August 2012, 15:20

    Keri Davies Keri Davies Web Producer, The Archers

    If you've been affected by Mike and Vicky's storyline, you may find these organisations helpful

    The Down's Syndrome Association provides advice on best practice for supporting people with Down's syndrome at every stage of life. They have a comprehensive range of resources and targeted support services...

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  3. Ambridge ups and downs - 27 August 2012

    Monday 27 August 2012, 10:15

    Keri Davies Keri Davies Web Producer, The Archers

    You can receive this light-hearted round-up in The Archers weekly email newsletter , along with other Archers-related news and features.


    Bank holiday weekend

    Freddie Pargetter
    Following in his father's hoofsteps

    Fallon Rogers
    Running The Bull her way

    David Archer
    Won't have his day in court ...

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  4. "These are the first tears I've shed for Vicky" - listener discussions to 22 August 2012

    Friday 24 August 2012, 14:17

    Tayler Cresswell Tayler Cresswell

    Vicky's dilemma has generated a huge amount of discussion with many divided. Is the storyline too dark? Should she go ahead with the amniocentesis test? Will her marriage hold up under the pressure?

    Listeners have shared their heartfelt stories. Jamie Perks' exam results are in and there's plenty...

    Read more about "These are the first tears I've shed for Vicky" - listener discussions to 22 August 2012

  5. 'Fig roll?' - listener discussions to 15 August 2012

    Monday 20 August 2012, 11:52

    Tayler Cresswell Tayler Cresswell

    Lynda once again stole listeners' hearts with her compassion for pregnant Vicky in not one but two episodes - though her immaculately timed offer of biscuits proved she'd only empathise so far. As for the mum-to-be, many listeners are concerned about where the storyline is heading and are hoping...

    Read more about 'Fig roll?' - listener discussions to 15 August 2012

  6. Ambridge ups and downs - 20 August 2012

    Monday 20 August 2012, 10:05

    Keri Davies Keri Davies Web Producer, The Archers

    If you like, you can receive this light-hearted round-up in The Archers weekly email newsletter , along with other Archers-related news and features.


    Golden memories

    Pip Archer
    Nothing burned down

    Rosa Makepeace
    Getting closer to Jamie

    Pawel
    We are just having fun, no?


    Four long years

    Vicky...

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  7. Ambridge ups and downs - 13 August 2012

    Monday 13 August 2012, 11:12

    Keri Davies Keri Davies Web Producer, The Archers

    This light-hearted round-up of who's having a good, and a not-so-good, time in the village used to feature on our homepage. In the future, you can find it here on the blog. Or sign up for our newsletter and get in your inbox every week, along with other Archers-related news and features.


    Harvest...

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  8. 'Her heavenly cloud has been reserved' - listener discussions to 8 August 2012

    Saturday 11 August 2012, 16:58

    Tayler Cresswell Tayler Cresswell

    Is it all over for Adam and Ian? Listeners pick over their "cracking row" on Friday. And as for Adam's infidelity, they're shocked! Will Pawel turn to blackmail?

    Over at Willow Cottage, Phoebe's coming home party had many laughing out loud. They have placed their bets on the baby's date of arrival...

    Read more about 'Her heavenly cloud has been reserved' - listener discussions to 8 August 2012

  9. Ambridge Extra - New Zealand and afloat!

    Friday 10 August 2012, 12:28

    Keri Davies Keri Davies Web Producer, The Archers

    Having spent time in South Africa and on the road in the Lake District, our spin-off series Ambridge Extra now visits its furthest-flung destination yet. Between now and the end of the series on 6 September, we follow Kenton and Jolene on their trip to New Zealand.


    The Characters

    As well as Kenton...

    Read more about Ambridge Extra - New Zealand and afloat!

  10. "Give that lady a medal!" - listener discussions until 1 August 2012

    Friday 3 August 2012, 13:20

    Tayler Cresswell Tayler Cresswell

    Give that lady a medal! As the London 2012 Olympics got under way, Ambridge staged its own version of the games, giving "trooper" Lynda Snell the opportunity to shine. Meanwhile, Vicky was coming to terms with some unexpected news and wondering how Mike was going to digest it - once he'd finished...

    Read more about "Give that lady a medal!" - listener discussions until 1 August 2012

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