Robert Elms

Robert Elms

Robert Elms brings you the latest queries, notes and best bits from his BBC London show over the past seven days. The man with a passion for the capital shares his thoughts, feelings and views on what makes the city tick. Every Friday download your weekly view from Robert's side of London life.

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  • Anthony Horowitz, Tim Piggot Smith & Dolls houses 19/12/14

    Fri, 19 Dec 14

    39 mins

    28 days remaining

    On this week's podcast: author Anthony Horowitz speaks about his latest book “Moriarty”, which takes up the Sherlock Holmes baton from Sir Arthur Conan Doyle after the Reichenbach falls. Robert gets the lowdown on the new dolls house exhibition at the V&A's museum of childhood and actor Tim Pigott-Smith speaks about his role as Prince Charles after ascending to the thrown in the play "King Charles III" at Wyndham’s Theatre.

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  • Mickey Flanagan, Jon Hamm and Mike Scott 12 Nov 14

    Fri, 12 Dec 14

    44 mins

    21 days remaining

    Comedian Mickey Flanagan talks about his latest TV documentary, Jon Hamm discusses his new Charlie Brooker series ‘Black Mirror’ and Mike Scott from the Waterboys chats about the band’s new album ‘Modern Blues’.

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  • John Cleese, Sir Peter Blake & Samira Ahmed 5/12/14

    Mon, 8 Dec 14

    57 mins

    17 days remaining

    On this week’s podcast: Python John Cleese joins Robert to talk about his memoir "So Anyway" charting his life from Weston-super-Mare to becoming a self-confessed legend. Artist Sir Peter Blake takes time out from his studio to become Robert’s latest listed Londoner and Journalist Samira Ahmed recounts the life of Elizabeth Cromwell, wife of the roundhead Oliver Cromwell.

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  • Idris Elba, Clive Rowe, Gary Brooker and Richard Herring 28 Nov 14

    Sat, 29 Nov 14

    56 mins

    8 days remaining

    Actor Idris Elba is this weeks Listed Londoner, Clive Rowe talks about ‘Mother Goose’ at the Hackney Empire, Gary Brooker from Procol Harum and Richard Herring talks about his latest tour.

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