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Good Morning Sunday with Clare Balding

1 hour, 57 minutes
First broadcast:
Sunday 20 October 2013

Katie Melua joins Clare Balding in the studio to launch Radio 2's Faith In The World Week 2013. This year's theme is Living Alone Well. Clare's faith guest is the Rev'd Kate Wharton, author of "Single Minded - Being Single, Whole and Living Life to the Full".

Producer: Janet McLarty.

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  • Katie Melua

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    Katie Melua is one of Britain's most successful recording artists of the past ten years. Her latest album "Ketevan" was released in September and her second single from that album "The Love I'm Frightened Of" is released on 28th October. She talks to Clare about the new album, her respect for the Georgian Orthodox Church, and gives her reflections on living alone.

    Katie Melua

  • Kate Wharton

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    Kate Wharton is Vicar of St George's Church in Everton, Liverpool. Before ordination she worked as a Speech and Language Therapist and a Church Pastoral Assistant. She enjoys travelling, playing badminton, watching football, and going out with friends. She's been single for 35 years!

    Kate Wharton's book "Single-Minded: Being single, whole and living life to the full" was published by Monarch Books in February 2013 - ISBN 978 0 8527212931

  • Faith In The World Week

    On today's Good Morning Sunday we're launching BBC Radio 2's "Faith in the World Week". This year's subject is "Living Alone Well". With more people than ever before living on their own, we'll be looking at why this might be.

    Many of Radio 2's strands will be contributing during the week, and on Tuesday night at 10pm Hardeep Singh Kohli presents a one hour documentary on religion and people who live alone.

    Please take a look at our dedicated website

    Faith In The World Week

    You can contact us by email GMS@bbc.co.uk or write to us: GMS, 1st floor, Dock House, MediaCityUK, Salford M50 2LR



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