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  1. Grey Mullet Soup

    Nigel Barden makes grey mullet soup with harissa and pink fir apple potatoes.

    First broadcast: 25 Sep 2014

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  2. Paul Merton

    Paul Merton joins Simon Mayo to talk about his new autobiography, Only When I Laugh.

    First broadcast: 24 Sep 2014

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  3. Tunesday

    Simon Mayo plays some of the best long tunes as chosen by listeners.

    First broadcast: 23 Sep 2014

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  4. The Radio 2 Book Club with John Boyne

    Author John Boyne joins Simon for the Radio 2 Book Club to discuss his latest novel.

    First broadcast: 22 Sep 2014

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  5. All Request Friday!

    The weekend starts here as Simon Mayo presents another All Request Friday.

    First broadcast: 19 Sep 2014

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  6. Slow-Roasted Shoulder of Pork with Pontack Sauce

    Nigel Barden presents slow-roasted shoulder of pork with pontack sauce.

    First broadcast: 18 Sep 2014

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  7. Manic Street Preachers

    Manic Street Preachers join Simon Mayo to talk about their 12th studio album, Futurology.

    First broadcast: 17 Sep 2014

  8. Omid Djalili

    British-born Iranian comic and actor Omid Djalili talks to Simon about his memoir Hopeful.

    First broadcast: 16 Sep 2014

  9. Bill Nighy

    Bill Nighy joins Simon Mayo to talk about his latest film, Pride.

    First broadcast: 15 Sep 2014

  10. All Request Friday!

    The weekend starts here as Simon Mayo presents another All Request Friday.

    First broadcast: 12 Sep 2014

  11. Hedgerow Pie

    Nigel Barden makes a Hedgerow Pie stuffed with blackberries and blackcurrants.

    First broadcast: 11 Sep 2014

  12. Chrissie Hynde

    Chrissie Hynde joins Simon Mayo to talk about her debut solo album, Stockholm.

    First broadcast: 10 Sep 2014

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  13. Spandau Ballet

    Spandau Ballet join Simon Mayo to discuss their new film, Soul Boys of the Western World.

    First broadcast: 09 Sep 2014

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  14. R2 Book Club: David Mitchell

    Cloud Atlas author David Mitchell joins Simon Mayo in the Radio 2 Book Club.

    First broadcast: 08 Sep 2014

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  15. All Request Friday!

    The weekend starts here as Simon Mayo presents another All Request Friday.

    First broadcast: 05 Sep 2014

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  16. Foodie Thursday

    Nigel Barden cooks forty-cloves-of-garlic brined chicken.

    First broadcast: 04 Sep 2014

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  17. Ross Noble

    Comedian Ross Noble joins Simon Mayo to talk about his new tour, Tangentleman.

    First broadcast: 03 Sep 2014

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  18. Helen Mirren

    Helen Mirren joins Simon in the studio to discuss her new film, The Hundred Foot Journey.

    First broadcast: 02 Sep 2014

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  19. Lee Child

    Simon Mayo talks to author Lee Child about the new Jack Reacher novel, Personal.

    First broadcast: 01 Sep 2014

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  20. All Request Friday!

    The weekend starts as Simon Mayo presents another All Request Friday.

    First broadcast: 29 Aug 2014

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  21. Foodie Thursday

    Nigel Barden serves up lamb burgers.

    First broadcast: 28 Aug 2014

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  22. Catherine Tate pops by

    Catherine Tate joins Simon to talk about the return of David Walliams's series Big School.

    First broadcast: 27 Aug 2014

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  23. 26/08/2014

    Simon Mayo welcomes British author Linda Newbery into the Radio 2 Book Club.

    First broadcast: 26 Aug 2014

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  24. All-Request Monday

    Simon Mayo celebrates the extended bank holiday weekend with a bonus All-Request Monday.

    First broadcast: 25 Aug 2014

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  25. All Request Friday!

    The weekend starts here with another All Request Friday.

    First broadcast: 22 Aug 2014

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  26. Live from the Edinburgh Festival

    Simon is live from Edinburgh with Jason Byrne, Tim Vine, chef Tom Kitchin and Ward Thomas.

    First broadcast: 21 Aug 2014

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  27. Live from the Edinburgh Festival

    Simon is live from Edinburgh with actress Celia Imrie, and the Kaiser Chiefs as house band

    First broadcast: 20 Aug 2014

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  28. Live from the Edinburgh Festival

    The Shires play live for Simon, who chats with John Lloyd, Sofie Grabol and Russell Grant.

    First broadcast: 19 Aug 2014

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  29. Live from the Edinburgh Festival

    Paul Carrack, Diana Rigg and Greg Proops join Simon live from the Blue Tent in Edinburgh.

    First broadcast: 18 Aug 2014

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  30. All Request Friday!

    The weekend starts here with another All Request Friday.

    First broadcast: 15 Aug 2014

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