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Series 2 - 6. Do we need darkness in our lives?
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45 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 10 April 2010

Peter Curran is enjoying the Good Life as he talks to Felicity Kendal, leading lady in Bernard Shaw's most provocative of plays, Mrs Warren's Profession.

From one esteemed actress to another, The First Lady of Brookside and The Royle Family - Sue Johnston talks about her role in BBC One's latest drama, A Passionate Woman.

And never short of an opinion is the award winning journalist and Daily Mail columnist Richard Littlejohn, who rails against the absurdities of life in modern Britain, from health and safety to human rights, in his latest book, Littlejohn's House of Fun.

Nikki Bedi joins the Loose Ends stable and talks to the former boxer, model and actor Gary Stretch who leads a cast including Christopher Lee, Vinnie Jones, Sadie Frost and Stephen Rea, in his latest action film, The Heavy.

Comedy from Eric the Submariner who weaves many a yarn from his days in the Navy from his current show, Eric's Tales of the Sea.

And blending the contemporary with choral tradition, there's music from the London Community Gospel Choir. Having opened FA Cup Finals and performed with Madonna, Paul McCartney and Gorillaz, they sing a couple of tracks in the Loose Ends studio from their album, Glorious.

Music Played

2 items
  • Felicity Kendall

    Felicity Kendall

    ‘Mrs Warren’s Profession’ is at The Comedy Theatre, Panton Street, West End until Saturday 19 June.

  • Sue Johnston

    Sue Johnston

    The two part series ‘A Passionate Woman’ is on BBC One and begins on Sunday April 11at 21.00pm, concluding the following Sunday.

    A Passionate Woman
  • Richard Littlejohn

    Richard Littlejohn

    ‘Littlejohn’s House of Fun - Thirteen Years of (Labour) Madness' is published by Hutchinson.

    Richard Littlejohn
  • Gary Stretch

    Gary Stretch

    ‘The Heavy’ has it's World Premier in Leicester Square, London on Thursday 15 April and goes on general release in cinemas the following day.

    The Heavy
  • Eric the Submariner

    Eric the Submariner

    ‘Eric’s Tales of the Sea' is at the Soho Theatre on Saturday 10, Friday 16 and Saturday 17 April.

    Eric the Submariner – Chortle
  • London Community Gospel Choir

    London Community Gospel Choir

    Music from The London Community Gospel Choir performing ‘Down in the River to Pray’ and 'Glory, Glory, Hallelujah' from their album ‘Glorious’.

    They are performing at venues throughout the UK for the next few months, starting at London’s Cadogan Hall on Tuesday 20 April.

    London Community Gospel Choir


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