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25/03/2017
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Blog posts by year and month October 2011

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  1. "Let's hear it for Jim" - are he and Christine really suited? With Will and Nic's wedding arrangements underway, listeners wonder whether tying the knot on 1 January is such a great idea for a game-keeper. Tom's ambitions and Clive's appearances in Ambridge have all been debated - along with Emm...

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  2. It's been a busy week for The Archers editor Vanesssa Whitburn and several Archers actors. Women of the Year Vanessa and 13 female cast members were guests at the Women of the Year lunch on 17 October in London. Charlotte Martin (Susan Carter) catptured the atmosphere: 'There was this ...

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  3. Tony's row with his sister last Friday had listeners taking sides. They've also discussed George's genes, the grand opening of the Doug Sommerville Appreciation Society, poor Auntie Chris and there have been a few pleas to hear Jazzer's singing at Christmas. Over in Ambridge Extra, they're w...

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  4. It's very clear that Tony doesn't think much of his sister's choices when it comes to men. And it's true that Jennifer has had quite a chequered romantic career, from the Irish rover who left her pregnant to the predatory former husband. To help you judge for yourself, we've summarised Jennif...

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  5. Emma's come-uppance got a cheer from listeners on Monday, but were Will and Nic too mean? Should Clive Horrobin be given a second chance? Most think not. There have been discussions about Chris and Alice's future, "devilish" Debbie and her plans for the super dairy, "bored" meetings at Borch...

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  6. Nic and Will's future, Kenton's new home - and Elizabeth and Jill's reaction to Kenton moving out - have all been discussed by listeners this week. But most topics have been eclipsed by Clive Horrobin's return. What havoc will he wreak in Ambridge? Over in Ambridge Extra, most have given the ...

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  7. Ambridge Extra has returned to BBC Radio 4 Extra. This second season brings with it a dramatic technique not found in The Archers. Jenny Stephens, who directs many of the episodes, explains how we spy on the characters' most revealing thoughts. Have you ever found yourself sitting in a meetin...

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  8. Ambridge's serial villain Clive Horrobin has returned, spreading ripples of unease like a cowpat chucked into a crystal pool. But as it's seven years since Clive was last seen in Ambridge (with charred foreams, being dragged away by police), we thought newer listeners might wonder what all th...

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  9. With Elona set to move into No 3 The Green, and Kenton into Jolene's arms at The Bull, listeners have voiced concerns. Is Peggy being set up? Is Jolene making a big mistake? There was a cheer for Nic after her heart-to-heart with Will. And Friday's wince-inducing chat between Jennifer and To...

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