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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Recent episodes (4)

  • Midge Ure, Lynn Barber and Tom Campbell

    Fri, 25 Jul 14

    49 mins

    24 days remaining

    Midge Ure talks about his new album ‘Fragile’, the first album of new original music in over a decade, award winning journalist and interviewer Lynn Barber is this week’s ‘Listed Londoner’ and talks about her written memoir ‘A Curious Career’, author Tom Campbell chats about ‘The Planner’ and tattoo artist Claudia de Sabe discusses the ‘Time: Tattoo Art Today’ exhibition at Somerset House.

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  • Jerry Dammers, Shep Gordon and Jane Peyton 18 Jul 14

    Fri, 18 Jul 14

    56 mins

    17 days remaining

    Founder of The Specials Jerry Dammers talks about ‘Jerry Dammers’ Spatial AKA Orchestra and Reggae Ensemble’, Hollywood film agent and talent manager ‘Supermensch’ Shep Gordon chats about ‘Supermensch’, the history of beer brewing in London with Jane Peyton. Also, two original Butlins Girls, Valerie Knibbs and Hillary Kenehan.

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  • Alex Dowsett, Rob Steen, Danny Braverman and Peter Greenaway 11 Jul 14

    Fri, 11 Jul 14

    49 mins

    10 days remaining

    Cyclist Alex Dowsett, sportswriter Rob Steen, writer and performer Danny Braverman and film critic Jason Solomons and director Peter Greenaway talk about “Goltzius and the Pelican Company”.

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  • David Arnold, Russell Clarke and Mari Wilson 4th July 2014

    Fri, 4 Jul 14

    45 mins

    3 days remaining

    With composer David Arnold, rock 'n' roll Routemaster Russell Clarke and singer Mari Wilson.

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