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)

  • 25 JAN 15: Sunday Omnibus

    Sun, 25 Jan 15

    Duration:
    14 mins

    Conversations between couples who have dealt with serious head injury and with wrongful accusation at work, plus the musician brothers who form the successful band Tinlin, introduced by Fi Glover

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  • 18 JAN 15: Sunday Omnibus

    Sun, 18 Jan 15

    Duration:
    14 mins

    Teenagers campaigning on the issue of anorexia, and fathers and daughters dealing with the loss of a family member and the loss of a career, introduced by Fi Glover

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  • 11 JAN 15@ Sunday Omnibus - Alison and Shirley

    Sun, 11 Jan 15

    Duration:
    14 mins

    Sisters reflect on their childhood in Sedbergh and the difficulties they've both overcome in their lives since, introduced by Fi Glover

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  • 04 JAN 15 Sunday Omnibus

    Sun, 4 Jan 15

    Duration:
    14 mins

    Conversations about magic, community and fatherhood, from Devon, Wales and Leeds, introduced by Fi Glover

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  • 28 DEC 14: Sunday Omnibus - Children's Special

    Sun, 28 Dec 14

    Duration:
    14 mins

    Gems of youthful wisdom from Suffolk, Devon, Leeds and Leicester as Fi Glover revisits some of the children's conversations featured by The Listening Project over the past two years.

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  • 21 DEC 14: Sunday Omnibus

    Sun, 21 Dec 14

    Duration:
    13 mins

    Conversations about being stared at because you look different, being persecuted because you behave differently, and being in love with the land you farm, all introduced by Fi Glover

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  • 14 DEC 14: Sunday Omnibus

    Sun, 14 Dec 14

    Duration:
    14 mins

    A moving, one-sided conversation between a mother and her stillborn son, introduced by Fi Glover, together with a couple facing the finiteness of life, and friends debating disability caused by polio or by sport

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  • 07 DEC 14: Sunday Omnibus

    Sun, 7 Dec 14

    Duration:
    14 mins

    Conversations between men who have had help to get off the streets, a couple planning a collaborative writing project, and a mother and son who were both boarders, introduced by Fi Glover.

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  • Sunday Omnibus

    Sun, 30 Nov 14

    Duration:
    14 mins

    Moving up to secondary school, walking on and caving beneath limestone, and volunteering on the Talyllyn railway all feature in conversations introduced by Fi Glover, from Devon, Cumbria and Wales

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  • 23 NOV 14: Sunday Omnibus - Karen and Nicole

    Sun, 23 Nov 14

    Duration:
    14 mins

    Three excerpts from one of the last conversations a mother dying from cancer will have with her adult daughter, introduced by Fi GLover.

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