The Listening Project

The Listening Project

Capturing the nation in conversation to build a unique picture of our lives today and preserve it for future generations.

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Recent episodes (10)

  • 31 AUG 14: Sunday Omnibus

    Sun, 31 Aug 14

    Duration:
    14 mins

    The impact of the National Front in the 1980s, coming to terms with infertility, and the history beneath your feet all feature in conversations from London, Scotland and Devon, introduced by Fi Glover

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  • 24 AUG 14: Sunday Omnibus

    Sun, 24 Aug 14

    Duration:
    14 mins

    A conversation from Cumbria between a mother and daughter about coping with the death of the strong man who was their husband and father, introduced by Fi Glover

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  • 17 AUG 14: Sunday Omnibus

    Sun, 17 Aug 14

    Duration:
    14 mins

    Mothers who have lost sons, a mother-in-law and her son's civil partner, and a couple of pensioners who regularly ride roller coasters all feature in conversations introduced by Fi Glover

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  • 10 AUG 14: Sunday Omnibus

    Sun, 10 Aug 14

    Duration:
    14 mins

    Conversations about choices to be made around health, education and career, between two mothers and their sons and between an eight year old and her grandmother, introduces by Fi GLover.

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  • 03 AUG 14: Sunday Omnibus

    Sun, 3 Aug 14

    Duration:
    14 mins

    For 40 years Iby kept it secret that she’d been held in Auschwitz – she didn’t even tell her husband. Finally, 30 years ago, she told Carolyn. Now the two have a conversation about why her, and why then. Iby also talks with her granddaughter about her refusal to be defined by being a Holocaust survivor, and reads the powerful poem she wrote in the hope that her experiences will not have been in vain.

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  • 27 JUL 14: Sunday Omnibus

    Sun, 27 Jul 14

    Duration:
    14 mins

    Conversations between couples who together find the strength to make a fresh start, eliminate starvation in a small Tanzanian town, and deal with fatal illness, introduced by Fi Glover.

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  • 20 JUL 14: Sunday Omnibus

    Sun, 20 Jul 14

    Duration:
    14 mins

    Losing your sight but holding on to your appearance, the power of scouting to break down cultural barriers, and whether we help animals or they help us all feature in conversations from Devon, Wales and Cumbria, introduced by Fi Glover

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  • 13 JUL 14: Sunday Omnibus

    Sun, 13 Jul 14

    Duration:
    14 mins

    Life after anorexia, proposals over satellite phone and posing nude from Edinburgh, Leicester and Cumbria all feature in conversations introduced by Fi Glover

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  • 06 JUL 14: Sunday Omnibus

    Sun, 6 Jul 14

    Duration:
    14 mins

    Marriage and disability, children and disability and the importance of grandmothers all feature in conversations from Scotland, Devon and London, introduced by Fi Glover

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  • 29 JUN 14: Sunday Omnibus

    Sun, 29 Jun 14

    Duration:
    15 mins

    A gay vicar and his partner, two footballers, and a father and son who work together are in conversation from London, Suffolk and Leeds, all introduced by Fi Glover

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