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

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Recent episodes (3)

  • with Paddy O'Connell

    Sun, 14 Dec 14

    61 mins

    26 days remaining

    On BH, Sir Malcolm Rifkind on asking the US government to provide secret information about interrogation techniques used by the CIA. Plus, the single mum who goes hungry and BH listeners put their case for the baby boomer generation. Sir James Galway reviews the papers and plays flute and we have Radio 4 in 4 minutes.

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  • Broadcasting House

    Sun, 7 Dec 14

    47 mins

    19 days remaining

    On BH: reaction to Alex Salmond's expected announcement that he'll stand in the 2015 general election. The politics of cuts seen by three different generations.... plus Morph's Alternative Autumn Statement. Dame Joan Bakewell, Johnnie Walker and Lord (Ian) Blair review the papers.

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  • Broadcasting House

    Sun, 30 Nov 14

    61 mins

    12 days remaining

    On BH, personal testimonies from three people involved in terror attacks about the need for vigilance in the UK. Kevin Connolly reports on the British war hero being honoured in Israel and what would William Wordsworth write in a letter to his local MP? Bunny Guinness, Krishan Guru Murthy and Chris Neill are reviewing the papers.

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