Essential Phil Williams

Essential Phil Williams

Entertaining chat and interviews covering sport, showbiz and news with Phil Williams, taken from his evening news show on BBC Radio 5 live.

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  • Back Row 22 Sep 14

    Mon, 22 Sep 14

    Duration:
    24 mins

    Available:
    29 days remaining

    20 yrs of Friends, criticism of Lauryn Hill's Brixton comeback gig, the launch of itvBe with Adrian Goldberg, TV critic and showbiz journalist, Tom Latchem and entertainment journalist and radio presenter, Alex James.

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  • Team Talk 17 SEPT 14

    Wed, 17 Sep 14

    Duration:
    23 mins

    Available:
    24 days remaining

    5 live's Conor McNamara and Steve Bates, Chief Football Writer at The Sunday People with Team Talk. Talking Champions' League football and possible managerial movements.

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  • Sheridan Smith 16 Sep 14

    Tue, 16 Sep 14

    Duration:
    26 mins

    Available:
    23 days remaining

    She rose to prominence as Emma in The Royle Family, before winning a BAFTA for her role as Chairman Biggs in Mrs Biggs, amongst much-heralded stage performances and comedic TV roles. Now Sheridan Smith is taking on the role of Cilla Black in ITV1's new drama. She's been telling Phil about that, her new project 'The C Word' and how she's still playing the banjo.

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  • Back Row, 15 Sep 14

    Tue, 16 Sep 14

    Duration:
    19 mins

    Available:
    23 days remaining

    New ITV drama "Cilla"; the arrest of an actress by the LAPD; The Mecury Awards nominees and Scottish comedy "Still Game" and it's live show are among the topics discussed by Natalie Jamieson and Siobhan Synnot with Phil Williams.

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  • Team Talk 10 SEPT 14

    Wed, 10 Sep 14

    Duration:
    20 mins

    Available:
    17 days remaining

    5 live's Conor McNamara and former West Ham striker Dean Ashton discuss all the big footballing stories of the week, including the problems with Spurs' new stadium, the Euro 2016 qualifiers and Rooney's "touchy feely" captain tactics.

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  • Jeff Pope, 09 Sep 14

    Wed, 10 Sep 14

    Duration:
    26 mins

    Available:
    17 days remaining

    Jeff Pope - head of factual drama for ITV and Oscar nominated screenwriter for the film Philomena which he co-wrote with Steve Coogan speaks to Phil. He talks about his upcoming project which focusses on the the career of Cilla Black. He also discusses the drama Appropriate Adult about Fred and Rose West and See No Evil:The Moors Murders for which he won a BAFTA.

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  • Simon Lewis 05 Sep 14

    Fri, 5 Sep 14

    Duration:
    23 mins

    Available:
    12 days remaining

    Simon Lewis was a successful Hollywood screen writer and producer behind films like the box office smash Look Who's Talking, until his wife was killed and he was put in a coma in a hit and run. His recovery has taken 2 decades. The amazing story of Simon Lewis.

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  • Team Talk 04 Sept 14

    Thu, 4 Sep 14

    Duration:
    21 mins

    Available:
    11 days remaining

    Fabrice Muamba's debut with Conor Mcnamara and Phil Williams on Team talk.

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  • Lisa Stansfield 2 Sep 14

    Wed, 3 Sep 14

    Duration:
    23 mins

    Available:
    10 days remaining

    Phil speaks to singer Lisa Stansfield about her life in music - selling more than twenty million albums , and the song All Around The World which kick started her career 25 years ago. She spoke to Phil about her latest studio album SEVEN and her role in the film NORTHERN SOUL which is released later this year.

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  • Jan Gooding 28 Aug 14

    Thu, 28 Aug 14

    Duration:
    23 mins

    Available:
    4 days remaining

    New Chair of Stonewall, Jan Gooding, spoke to Phil about her life and the future direction of the campaign group.

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  • Team Talk 27 Aug 14

    Thu, 28 Aug 14

    Duration:
    23 mins

    Available:
    4 days remaining

    Jason Roberts joins Conor McNamara and Phil to discuss all things football including the new England captain; Man Utd's defeat to MK Dons and Palace's new manager.

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  • April Bloomfield 26 Aug 14

    Tue, 26 Aug 14

    Duration:
    25 mins

    Available:
    2 days remaining

    Birmingham-born chef April Bloomfield talks to Phil about her journey from the Midlands via the River Cafe to becoming one of American's hottest chefs - including several Michelin stars and being named this summer as New York's best chef.

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