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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  • Tom Wood, Ron Mael, Victoria Wood & Nigel Barden

    Fri, 19 Dec 14

    52 mins

    29 days remaining

    This week Author Tom Wood entered the Radio 2 Book Club to talk about his thriller “Better Off Dead”, Ron Mael, one-half of Sparks, reminded us of that famous stare whilst discussing his upcoming tour “Two Hands, One Mouth”. Victoria Wood chatted about her Boxing Day Show “That Day We Sang” and Nigel Barden offered up some tasty Turkey Byriani.

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  • Graham Norton, Jamie Cullum & Book Club 2014

    Fri, 12 Dec 14

    38 mins

    22 days remaining

    This week we have the Radio 2 Book Club Review of the Year where the team discuss their favourite reads of 2014, Jamie Cullum brings joy and Christmas cheer playing live on Elton John’s piano and Graham Norton confesses his love for Dolly Parton and hatred for Vox Pops. Stick to the experts he says!

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  • Dolly Parton, Miranda Hart & Nigel Barden 5 Dec

    Fri, 5 Dec 14

    48 mins

    15 days remaining

    This week Simon was joined by the legend that is Dolly Parton; actress and comedienne Miranda Hart dropped by for a chat; and author Denis Theriualt was the latest entry to the Radio 2 Book Club. Last but not least Nigel cooked up lamb with pumpkin and sultanas, which took some convincing!

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  • Lee Mack, John Lloyd & Nigel Barden 28 Nov

    Fri, 28 Nov 14

    41 mins

    8 days remaining

    This week we welcomed Lee Mack into the Drivetime studio to talk about his latest tour; QI creator John Lloyd dropped in to talk about tons of interesting things like invisibility and plasma; and Nigie B cooked up some Pheasant in Hay.

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  • Jodi Picoult, Marcus Brigstocke & Hugh Bonneville

    Fri, 21 Nov 14

    58 mins

    1 day remaining

    This week Author Jodi Picoult entered the Radio 2 Book Club for the second time to discuss her novel Leaving Time, Comedian Marcus Brigstocke talked about his latest tour “Je m’accuse – I am Marcus” and Hugh Bonneville delighted all with his chat on Downton and why the new Paddington Bear film has a PG rating. Last, but not least, Resident Chef Nigel Barden dished up some rather extraordinary Beetroot and Bacon Muffins.

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