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  1. Pat Gallimore (Pat Archer) on 40 years of Pat and Tony

    Friday 12 December 2014, 14:25

    Keri Davies Keri Davies Web Producer, The Archers

    Big stories past and present - and a new 'husband'.

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  2. Archers actors join BBC Radio 6 Music for “T-Shirt Day” 2014!

    Friday 28 November 2014, 13:18

    Andrew Smith Andrew Smith

    Friday 28th November is ‘Wear your old band t-shirt to work' day.

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  3. Hear Lynda's Blithe Spirit in full this Christmas

    Friday 28 November 2014, 13:00

    Keri Davies Keri Davies Web Producer, The Archers

    A Boxing day treat for fans of The Archers, Noel Coward - and Lynda Snell

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  4. William Troughton takes over as Tom Archer

    Thursday 27 November 2014, 19:00

    Keri Davies Keri Davies Web Producer, The Archers

    Our new Tom is the son of David Troughton, who plays Tom's father Tony!

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  5. Pet Shop Boys save Loxfest!

    Friday 22 August 2014, 18:14

    Andrew Smith Andrew Smith

    Pet Shop Boys save Loxfest! Pop legends Pet Shop Boys have saved the day for the residents of Ambridge by stepping in at the last minute to headline our inaugural music spectacular, Loxfest.

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  6. Loxfest is coming - and so is BBC Radio 6 Music!

    Tuesday 19 August 2014, 18:01

    Andrew Smith Andrew Smith

    Archers stars will be taking part in BBC Radio 6 Music's Roundtable: Archers Special - on Thursday 21st August.  

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  7. Eleanor Bron joins The Archers as Carol Tregorran

    Friday 25 July 2014, 18:10

    Andrew Smith Andrew Smith

    Carol Tregorran, one of the Archers’ most iconic characters, is back in Ambridge – and we are excited to announce that she will be played by the equally iconic Eleanor Bron

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  8. The Archers’ trip to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show

    Tuesday 20 May 2014, 17:51

    Tayler Cresswell Tayler Cresswell

    The Archers were recording live this week at the Chelsea Flower Show with Sunny Ormonde (Lilian) and Carole Boyd (Lynda Snell). 

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  9. A novelist’s view of The Archers

    Monday 12 May 2014, 18:12

    Keri Davies Keri Davies Web Producer, The Archers

    Award-winning novelist Linda Grant recently paid a visit to The Archers studio. Here are her impressions of the visit, and of the programme.

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  10. Will Howard on Dan Hebden Lloyd

    Friday 4 April 2014, 19:16

    Keri Davies Keri Davies Web Producer, The Archers

    Following Dan's big announcment, we talk to the actor who plays him

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  11. Rob and Helen - the actors’ thoughts

    Friday 28 February 2014, 19:10

    Keri Davies Keri Davies Web Producer, The Archers

    The attraction, the motives, the reaction - and more

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  12. Patricia Greene on Jill Archer

    Tuesday 28 January 2014, 16:43

    Keri Davies Keri Davies Web Producer, The Archers

    The nation's ultimate mother figure speaks.

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  13. David Troughton is the new Tony Archer

    Thursday 2 January 2014, 10:46

    Keri Davies Keri Davies Web Producer, The Archers

    As Colin Skipp retires, we welcome the actor stepping into Tony's wellies.

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  14. David and Ruth - 25 years

    Sunday 22 December 2013, 13:48

    Keri Davies Keri Davies Web Producer, The Archers

    Insights from the actors who play this central couple.

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  15. Archers actors wear their old band t-shirts to work

    Friday 22 November 2013, 10:50

    Andrew Smith Andrew Smith

    Wear Your Old Band T-Shirt To Work Day, with BBC 6 Music

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  16. Charles Collingwood on Brian Aldridge at 70

    Wednesday 20 November 2013, 19:07

    Keri Davies Keri Davies Web Producer, The Archers

    The man once described as 'relentlessly anecdotal' looks back with affection on Brian and more.

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  17. What I’ve learned about The Archers

    Thursday 7 November 2013, 12:05

    Joanna Toye Joanna Toye Scriptwriter, The Archers

    Even after hundreds of scripts and seven books, you can still be surprised.

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  18. Writing The Archers : Live Twitter Q&A

    Wednesday 23 October 2013, 15:35

    Andrew Smith Andrew Smith

    On Thursday 24th October, we and BBC Writersroom held a Q&A with Archers scriptwriters, Keri Davies and Carole Solazzo. Read the full transcript.

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  19. Writing The Archers: a special collaboration with BBC Writersroom

    Thursday 17 October 2013, 11:55

    Andrew Smith Andrew Smith

    From 21st – 28th October, BBC Writersroom is going behind the scenes on The Archers

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  20. Charlotte Martin on Susan Carter at 50

    Monday 14 October 2013, 10:08

    Keri Davies Keri Davies Web Producer, The Archers

    A fascinating life on and off the radio

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