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Owen Sheers, Molly Crabapple, Rose and Douglas Hadfield, Mat Horne

Duration:
1 hour, 28 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 16 November 2013

Richard Coles and Suzy Klein with poet Owen Sheers, Guantanamo artist Molly Crabapple, South Seas travellers Rosemary and Douglas Hadfield, 17 year old Lauren who found herself without a home, Elisa Berry who found herself looking after JFK's nieces on the day he was assassinated, and actor Mat Horne's Inheritance Tracks.

Producer: Dixi Stewart.

  • Guest: Owen Sheers

    Owen Sheers

    Owen Sheers is a Welsh poet, author, playwright, actor and TV presenter. He is the first writer in residence to be appointed by a national rugby union team. 


    His book Calon and verse drama Pink Mist are out now. His play The Two Worlds of Charlie F is on tour next year.

  • Interview: Guantanamo artist Molly Crabapple

    Gate of Military Operations centre, Guantanamo Bay.

    Molly Crabapple is one of only three artists to draw pictures at the US detention camp at Guantanamo Bay. 

    See some of Molly's pictures in our gallery.


    See more of Molly’s pictures and read her article in Vice magazine.

  • Travel: South Seas travellers Rosemary and Douglas Hadfield

    Douglas with the Chief of Mou

    Douglas Hadfield and his daughter Rosemary have recently returned from the South Sea island of New Caledonia to which they’d returned artefacts acquired by his grandparents over a century ago. 

  • I Was There: JFK’s assassination

    John F Kennedy

    Elisa Berry found herself looking after JFK's nieces on the day he was assassinated.


    More Radio 4 programmes around the anniversary of JFK's assassination.


    Afternoon Drama: Air-Force One


    Archive on 4: The Kennedy Book Depository 

  • Inheritance Tracks: Mat Horne

    Mathew Horne

    Actor, comedian and Gavin and Stacey star Mat Horne inherits Runaway by Del Shannon, and passes on Young Shields by Casiotone for the Painfully Alone.


    Mat is currently appearing in The Pride at The Trafalgar Studios, which goes on tour in January.


    Inheritance tracks

  • Children in Need: Lauren's story

    Pudsey
    17 year old Lauren is putting her life back together after being homeless.
    Encompass SouthWest
    Children in Need
  • 16 November 2013

    16 November 2013
    Suzy, Richard, Douglas and Rosemary Hadfield, Owen Sheers

Credits

Presenter
Richard Coles
Presenter
Suzy Klein
Interviewed Guest
Owen Sheers
Interviewed Guest
Molly Crabapple
Interviewed Guest
Rose Hadfield
Interviewed Guest
Douglas Hadfield
Interviewed Guest
Mathew Horne
Producer
Dixi Stewart

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