Weekly Mayo

              Weekly Mayo

              The best bits of Simon Mayo Drivetime on BBC Radio 2, with star guests, audience interactivity, intelligent conversation and much more.

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              • Art Garfunkel, actor Brian Cox and Asparagus.

                Fri, 22 May 15

                Duration:
                42 mins

                Available:
                27 days remaining

                This week Art Garfunkel talks about the four year process of regaining his famous singing voice. Actor (not physicist) Brian Cox tells us about playing ‘Daddy’ in the BBC Cold War drama ‘The Game.’ And on Foodie Thursday Nigel makes ‘Asparagus with Bolzano Sauce’, whatever that is.

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              • Rory Bremner, Andrew Flintoff, author Jeffery Deaver and Chicken Fajitas!

                Fri, 15 May 15

                Duration:
                57 mins

                Available:
                20 days remaining

                This week impressionist Rory Bremner talked about his one-off special 'Election Report'; cricketing legend Andrew Flintoff told us some scandalous stories; and author Jeffery Deaver joined the Radio 2 Book Club to talk about his new novel Solitude Creek. Plus Nigel was joined by former Masterchef champion Shelina Permalloo to cook one of Shelina's recipes, 'Chicken Fajitas with a Mexican Corn Salad'.

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              • Suggs, Reece Shearsmith and Steve Pemberton, and an unusual cake from Nigel…

                Fri, 8 May 15

                Duration:
                40 mins

                Available:
                13 days remaining

                This week the ineffable Suggs popped into the studio to talk about Madness’s forthcoming UK tour (and revealed why just so many kids are massive madness fans), the League of Gentleman’s Reece Shearsmith and Steve Pemberton talked about the 2nd series of their dark anthology series Inside No.9. And Nigel brought in Olive Oil and Ricotta Cake. You’ll have to listen to find out if that went down better than we thought it would!

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              • Rory Kinnear, First Aid Kit, author Kirsty Logan, and Bangers & Mash!

                Fri, 1 May 15

                Duration:
                55 mins

                Available:
                6 days remaining

                This week, Rory Kinnear dropped by to tell us about the second series of his Sky Atlantic horror serial 'Penny Dreadful'; Swedish folk duo First Aid Kit played live and talked about growing up around music; we welcomed debut novelist Kirsty Logan into the Radio 2 Book Club to discuss her novel 'The Gracekeepers.' Plus we challenged Nigel to bring in his version of Bangers and Mash!

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