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)

  • Paul Merton, Andrew Marr & Spandau Ballet 26/09/14

    Thu, 25 Sep 14

    59 mins

    24 days remaining

    On this week's podcast: Robert welcomes old friends Steve Norman and Gary Kemp from Spandau ballet alongside George Hencken, the director of ‘Soul Boys of the Western World’ which follows the ups and downs of the iconic 80’s band. Comedian turned TV Presenter turned writer, Paul Merton drops by with a copy of his new autobiography “Only When I Laugh” and journalist Andrew Marr becomes Robert's latest listed Londoner.

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  • Tony Grounds, Will Self, Barbara Rochee and John Dales 19 sep 14

    Sat, 20 Sep 14

    52 mins

    19 days remaining

    Dotun Adebayo sits in for Robert and chats to award winning writer Tony Grounds about ‘Our Girl’ starring Lacey Turner, this week's 'Listed Londoner' Will Self talks about his new book ‘Shark’, former Immigration Minister Barbara Rochee discusses her latest project ‘Germans In Britain’ and Director of Urban Movement, John Dales chats about ‘How the City Works’, which is part of the London Open House weekend.

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  • Val McDermid, Stellan Skarsgard and Roger Moore 12 Sep 14

    Fri, 12 Sep 14

    53 mins

    11 days remaining

    Author Val McDermid talks about her new book ‘The Skeleton Road’, Swedish actor Stellan Skarsgard chats about his latest thriller ‘In Order Of Disappearance’, this week’s ‘Whose London’ guest Professor Richard Vinen discusses National Service and James Bond legend Sir Roger Moore talks about his new book ‘Last Man Standing’.

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  • James Rhodes, Steven Knight and Lee Acaster 05 Sep 14

    Wed, 3 Sep 14

    36 mins

    1 day remaining

    Dotun Adebayo sits in for Robert and chats to classical pianist James Rhodes about his new channel 4 documentary and instrument amnesty, writer and director Steven Knight chats about his latest film ‘Locke’ shot entirely inside a car over the course of a long motorway journey and London based graphic designer Lee Acaster talks about the shot that won him this year’s British Wildlife Photography Award.

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