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24/04/2013

Duration:
2 hours, 59 minutes
First broadcast:
Wednesday 24 April 2013

A fully interactive show for all the family, featuring music, special guests and listeners on the phone.

Music Played

26 items
  • Image for Phil Collins

    Phil Collins Sussudio

    Phil Collins ...Hits, Virgin

  • Image for Thea Gilmore

    Thea Gilmore Love Came Looking For Me

    (CD Single), Fullfill Records, 1

  • Image for Unit 4+2

    Unit 4+2 Concrete & Clay

    Leader Of The Pack-Sound Of The 60's, Old Gold

  • Image for World Party

    World Party Message In The Box

    (CD Single), Ensign

  • Image for Amy Winehouse

    Amy Winehouse Back To Black

    Back To Black, Universal Records

  • Image for Ramones

    Ramones Baby I Love You

    The Ramones - End Of The Century, Sire

  • Image for Ramones

    Ramones Sheena Is A Punk Rocker

    The Ramones - All The Stuff And More, Sire

  • Image for Johnny Hates Jazz

    Johnny Hates Jazz Magnetized

    (CD Single), Nova, 1

  • Image for Wayne Fontana

    Wayne Fontana and The Mindbenders Game Of Love

    The Greatest Hits Of 1965, Premier

  • Image for Tom Jones

    Tom Jones What's New Pussycat

    Magic Moments: The Definitive Burt Bacharach Collection, Rhino

  • Image for Blue

    Blue Hurt Lovers

    (CD Single), Blueworld, 1

  • Image for Journey

    Journey Don't Stop Believing

    Rock Of America (Various Artists), Trax Label

  • Image for Urge Overkill

    Urge Overkill Girl You'll Be A Woman Soon

    Simply The Best Movie Album (Various), Warner Strategic Market

  • Image for The Kinks

    The Kinks Till The End Of The Day

    The Kinks - The Definitive Collection, Polygram Tv, 6

  • Image for David Bowie

    David Bowie Sound And Vision

    David Bowie - Best Of Bowie, EMI

  • Image for Alison Moyet

    Alison Moyet When I Was Your Girl

    (CD Single), Cooking Vinyl, 1

  • Image for The Byrds

    The Byrds Turn! Turn! Turn!

    Turn! Turn! Turn!, Columbia

  • Image for Aswad

    Aswad Don't Turn Around

    The Best Summer Ever (Various Artist, Virgin

  • Image for Piero Umiliani

    Piero Umiliani Mah-Na Mah-Na

    The Best One Hit Wonders In The World, Virgin

  • Image for Blondie

    Blondie Picture This

    Atomic: The Very Best Of Blondie, EMI, 3

  • Image for Bonnie Tyler

    Bonnie Tyler Believe In Me

    (CD Single), ZYX Music, 2

  • Image for The Rolling Stones

    The Rolling Stones Sympathy For The Devil

    The Rolling Stones - Forty Licks, Abkco

  • Image for Queen

    Queen You're My Best Friend

    Queen - Greatest Hits, Parlophone, 4

  • Image for Kate Bush

    Kate Bush Army Dreamers

    Kate Bush - The Whole Story, EMI

  • Image for Take That

    Take That Greatest Day

    (CD Single), Polydor, 1

  • Image for Agnetha Fältskog

    Agnetha Fältskog When You Really Loved Someone

    (CD Single), Polydor, 1

  • Pause for Thought

    From Diane Louise Jordan, presenter of The Sunday Hour.

    I used to cycle everywhere in the small home-counties town I grew up in - it was a relaxed Enid-Blyton type affair- whicker basket on front, sweet sounding bell...

    Then I grew up, got a car, moved to London and the cycling ceased.

    As a driver I couldn't understand why city cyclists were so aggressive - waving their fists, banging on sides of moving vehicles, jumping red lights.

    When I recently reestablished myself as a cyclist I vowed never to be like them. Although the remarks about my bravery were noted! Apparently city cycling takes courage.

    Initially it was pure pleasure. Then my temperature started rising. It would seem that to some cyclists are completely invisible!!

    A polite ring of the bell or even desperate shout is more often ignored by a too closely overtaking motorist or even pedestrians, who throw a derisive glare in our direction whilst leisurely jay-walking into our path, leaving us precariously negotiating oncoming traffic.

    Just this weekend a car took a left turn and nearly wiped me out in the process - pleasure is evaporating.

    I could go on and on about incidents that have now reduced me to an angry, hand waving [or shouty] cyclist, but I'm sure you've got the point. Essentially I'm upset about how inconsiderate we're capable of being to one another.

    And honestly, hands up, I'm definitely including myself. Although it wasn't until I became a born-again cyclist I realised just how inconsiderate I can be.

    So perhaps my attitude towards other road users is a metaphor for how I live - totally bound up with wanting others to consider me, I don't always recognise their needs, even though scripture says: 'do unto others as you'd have them do to you."

    So now I'm challenged with driving and living considerately, in the hope that my reformed behaviour encourages fellow blinkered motorists, or indeed anyone, who struggles to regard others...

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