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. Subscribe to the BH Newsletter and the podcast at www.bbc.co.uk/bh

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Recent episodes (4)

  • with Paddy O'Connell

    Sun, 19 Oct 14

    Duration:
    61 mins

    Available:
    25 days remaining

    On the programme today we examine new government plans for dealing with internet trolls, a trucker who loves BH and the Archers takes Paddy to Calais where he comes face to face with a migrant determined to make the illegal crossing to Britain. Robert Peston calls for state schools to care more about their history, we go behind the scenes at the Chicago hospital that trains US army medics to deal with gun crime and the newspapers are reviewed by Alexei Sayle, Nihal and Margeret Mountford.

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  • with Paddy O'Connell

    Sun, 12 Oct 14

    Duration:
    61 mins

    Available:
    18 days remaining

    On BH this week, we discuss whether British politics is heading for an era of permanent coaltion, with Steve Richards of the Independent and Adam Boulton from Sky News. A nurse describes 24 hours in an ebola treatment centre and Hugh Sykes reports from Turkey on the choir bringing together Muslims, Jews and Christians. On the papers we have Bryony Gordon, Paul Mason and Arlene Phillips.

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  • with Paddy O'Connell

    Sun, 5 Oct 14

    Duration:
    61 mins

    Available:
    11 days remaining

    Hostages: rescued and lost: A British hostage has been released from Libya. Another hostage - Alan Henning - is remembered by a fellow prisoner. The mother of a British boy who died fighting in Syria appeals for more information. Susan Rae marks the start of autumnal weather with a mushroom risotto. Reviewing the papers: science journalist Ben Goldacre, Lib Dem peer Lord Palumbo and Superscrimper Heather McGregor.

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  • with Paddy O'Connell

    Sun, 28 Sep 14

    Duration:
    61 mins

    Available:
    4 days remaining

    Conservatives hit by defection to UKIP and minister's resignation. Start of conference overshadowed by Reckless and Newmark; Syrian militants threaten reprisals for air strikes; sexism issues for teenagers

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