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29/06/2013

Morning news and current affairs with John Humphrys and Justin Webb including:

0810
This week, energy regulator Ofgem said the danger of UK power shortages by 2015 has risen. The National Grid is looking at ways it can help to relieve pressure on energy. BBC Reporter Tom Bateman reports on the situation and Lord Oxburgh, former chairman of Shell, explains his views on the issue.

0815
John Humphrys reports from Glastonbury Festival about what brings so many to the festival each year that it is staged.

0831
As the Rolling Stones prepare to headline this year's Glastonbury Festival, the group's lead singer Mick Jagger reflects on the band's history and considers the festival ahead.

0845
Edward Snowden, the Prism whistleblower, is currently thought to be in the transit area of Moscow's Sheremetyevo airport with no travel documents, and possibly no country to immediately fly to. It appears Snowden may be waiting to travel for some time. The writer Will Self and sociologist Sasika Sassen consider life in limbo.

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In today's programme

John Humphrys meets Mick Jagger. Plus the latest from Egypt and is the UK facing power shortages?

  • 29 Jun 2013 08:59:18

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  • 29 Jun 2013 09:01:27

    0845

    Edward Snowden, the Prism whistleblower, is currently thought to be in the transit area of Moscow's Sheremetyevo airport with no travel documents, and possibly no country to immediately fly to. It appears Snowden may be waiting to travel for some time. The writer Will Self and sociologist Sasika Sassen consider life in limbo.

  • 29 Jun 2013 08:21:47

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    As the Rolling Stones prepare to headline this year's Glastonbury Festival, Mick Jagger reflects on the band's history and considers the festival ahead.

  • 29 Jun 2013 08:19:54

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    John Humphrys reports from Glastonbury Festival about what brings so many to the festival each year that it is staged.

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