Broadcasting House

Broadcasting House

News, discussion & a few gags. The Sunday papers & the BH quiz. Broadcast every Sunday morning on BBC Radio 4 between 9 and 10. Presented by Paddy O'Connell. Each week discussion about the key themes in the news, there's a review of the Sunday newspapers and a quiz with a special prize. Updated each Sunday.

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  • Episodes available for:
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Recent episodes (4)

  • with Paddy O'Connell

    Sun, 22 Mar 15

    Duration:
    56 mins

    Available:
    25 days remaining

    Today Richard the Third is due to get his second burial .. in Leicester. More of that event with Mark Mardell on the World At One .. we're asking who else ... what else .. would we discover if only we knew where to look? We've dug up the cultural historian Christopher Cook with some suggestions:

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  • with Paddy O'Connell

    Sun, 15 Mar 15

    Duration:
    61 mins

    Available:
    18 days remaining

    On BH, one mother's diary of a week spent at the Hillsborough inquests. Plus, is Britain getting angrier? And songwriters Guy Chambers and Tom Robinson reflect on whether any music is original. On the papers, Brian Moore, Sandra Howard and Rhun ap lorwerth.

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  • with Paddy O'Connell

    Sun, 8 Mar 15

    Duration:
    62 mins

    Available:
    11 days remaining

    On BH, a mother and a father, caught up in separate national scandals, talk about beating the system and trying to convince those in charge to listen to them. Alex Salmond, Nicola Horlick and George the Poet review the Sunday papers and Paddy hunts fairies in Somerset. Plus, the part language plays in diplomacy and how to be a great conductor.

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  • with Paddy O'Connell

    Sun, 1 Mar 15

    Duration:
    62 mins

    Available:
    4 days remaining

    Marina Litvinenko on the death of Boris Nemtsov; a former spy on Jihadi John and the intelligence services and should children still learn French? Plus, spotting the first signs of springs, acronyms and Esther Rantzen, Digby Jones and Anita Anand on the papers.

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