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1 hour
First broadcast:
Saturday 07 November 2009

Real life stories in which listeners talk about the issues that matter to them.

Fi Glover is joined by businessman Harvey Jacobson.

With poetry from Susan Richardson.

  • Studio Guest :: Harvey Jacobson

    Studio Guest :: Harvey Jacobson

    Harvey Jacobson is the Managing Director of footwear supplier Jacobson Group. He has risen from a market trader to the Times Rich List and his stores can be found on most British High Streets

  • Topical Story :: Alan Emtage

    Topical Story :: Alan Emtage

    On the 40th anniversary of the birth of the internet, we speak to Alan Emtage who invented the first ever search engine

    Alan's official website
  • Inheritance Tracks :: Clarissa Dickson Wright

    Inheritance Tracks :: Clarissa Dickson Wright

    TV chef Clarissa Dickson Wright inherited She Had To Go And Lose It At The Astor and passes on D'Ye Ken John Peel. Her autobiography, Rifling Through My Drawers, is now available and published by Hodder

  • Topical Story :: Conscientous Objector

    Topical Story :: Conscientous Objector

    Kendall Clark conscientiously objected to army conscription in 1948 because of his Quaker faith. His father had also been a conscientous objecter in WWI and was a founder member of the Fellowship of Reconciliation

    The Quaker website
  • Guerrilla Report :: 1930s

    Guerrilla Report :: 1930s

    Brandyn Shaw's attraction to the 1930s dictates his lifestyle, the clothes he wears, the way he speaks and the music he listens to

  • Poet :: Susan Richardson

    Poet ::  Susan Richardson

    Susan Richardson is a poet, performer and educator based in Cardiff. She regularly performs at literary festivals and environmental events up & down the country

    Susan's official website
  • Children in Need :: Saturday Live guest book auction

    Children in Need :: Saturday Live guest book auction

    We are auctioning our prized guest book in aid of the charity. It’s been signed by 135 guests including Joanna Trollope, Gary Kemp, Barbara Taylor Bradford, Jodi Picoult and Alan Titchmarsh. Details of the auction will be updated on Tuesday

    Children in Need website


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