Ben McGrail Episode guide

  1. Life after a stroke, wheatbag fires & getting a good night of sleep

    What's life like after having a stroke? Call 0845 303 1566 to tell Ben your story.

    First broadcast: 26 Feb 2014

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  2. Jack Murley sits in for Ben

    Jack Murley sits in for Ben to take your calls plus the best gossip from the county.

    First broadcast: 25 Feb 2014

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  3. Jack Murley sits in for Ben

    Jack Murley sits in for Ben to take your calls plus the best gossip from the county.

    First broadcast: 24 Feb 2014

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  4. Jack Murley sits in for Ben

    Jack Murley sits in for Ben to take your calls plus the best gossip from the county.

    First broadcast: 21 Feb 2014

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  5. Live on board the BBC Somerset Bus in Cheddar

    Ben takes his show on the road and presents from the village of Cheddar.

    First broadcast: 20 Feb 2014

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  6. Disability benefits, looks changing with age & Bath's extreme snowboarder Jamie Barrow

    Should having a disability stop you working? Ben gets your thoughts on the phone-in.

    First broadcast: 19 Feb 2014

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  7. Whole life sentences debate, youth cuts in Somerset & Ben learns to sew!

    On the phone-in, Ben asks: should a life sentence mean life?

    First broadcast: 18 Feb 2014

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  8. Trains satisfaction, living without television & garden and food expert Kathy Crouch

    What do you think of the train service in Somerset? Call Ben with your views.

    First broadcast: 17 Feb 2014

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  9. Jack Murley sits in for Ben

    Jack Murley sits in for Ben to take your calls plus the best gossip from the county.

    First broadcast: 14 Feb 2014

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  10. The Prime Minister talks to Ben about the future of flood protection in Somerset

    Prime Minister David Cameron joins Ben to discuss the future of flood protection here.

    First broadcast: 13 Feb 2014

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  11. Should foreign aid be diverted to help flood victims in Somerset?

    Should foreign aid be diverted to help flood victims in Somerset? Ben gets your views.

    First broadcast: 12 Feb 2014

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  12. Dogs and children, your experiences of care homes, tackling homelessness & the ultimate gift for a sister

    Are children ever safe with dogs? Call 0845 303 1566 to tell Ben what you think.

    First broadcast: 11 Feb 2014

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  13. Flooding politics, the love of reading, first aid tips & luncheon clubs

    On the phone-in, Ben asks: have politicians been a help or a hindrance to the flooding?

    First broadcast: 10 Feb 2014

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  14. Jack Murley sits in for Ben

    Jack Murley sits in for Ben to take your calls plus the best gossip from the county.

    First broadcast: 07 Feb 2014

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  15. Jack Murley sits in for Ben

    Jack Murley sits in for Ben to take your calls plus the best gossip from the county.

    First broadcast: 06 Feb 2014

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  16. Les Sheehan sits in for Ben

    Les Sheehan sits in for Ben to take your calls plus the best gossip from the county.

    First broadcast: 05 Feb 2014

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  17. Les Sheehan sits in for Ben

    Les Sheehan sits in for Ben to take your calls plus the best gossip from the county.

    First broadcast: 04 Feb 2014

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  18. Les Sheehan sits in for Ben

    Les Sheehan sits in for Ben to take your calls plus the best gossip from the county.

    First broadcast: 03 Feb 2014

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  19. Live from Burrowbridge on the Somerset Levels

    Large parts of the Somerset Levels are still underwater.

    First broadcast: 31 Jan 2014

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  20. Live on board the BBC Somerset Bus in Street

    Ben takes his show to Street - coming live from the BBC Somerset Bus at Clarks Village.

    First broadcast: 30 Jan 2014

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  21. Chief Constable Nick Gargan & Commissioner Sue Mountstevens in the 'Hot Seat'

    A special phone-in on policing with the two people at the top of Avon & Somerset Police.

    First broadcast: 29 Jan 2014

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  22. Paying for the Royal Family, consumer advice & the story of the 'Falklands Ark'

    On the phone-in, Ben asks: are you happy to pay for the Royal Family?

    First broadcast: 28 Jan 2014

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  23. Are the floods in Somerset a 'major incident'?

    Ben takes your calls on the phone-in to get your views on the flooding in the county.

    First broadcast: 27 Jan 2014

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  24. Men's health, flooding Major Incident called in Sedgemoor, the angioplasty & we delve into the Intelligence Corps

    Ben talks about men's health on the phone-in, finding out why men don't talk about it.

    First broadcast: 24 Jan 2014

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  25. NHS waiting times, the cost of funerals & garden expert Kathy Crouch

    Ben takes your calls on NHS waiting times, asking: how long have you waited for an op?

    First broadcast: 23 Jan 2014

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  26. Live from RSPB Dewlands Farm near Curry Rivel

    Ben presents his show from Dewlands Farm ahead of the RSPB's 'Big Garden Birdwatch'.

    First broadcast: 22 Jan 2014

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  27. Asking for help, Somerset Sight advice & Ben and Ross return to the Rivertones in Taunton

    Ben talks about support on the phone-in, asking: why is it so hard to ask for help?

    First broadcast: 21 Jan 2014

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  28. Right to die debate, setting up a charity & Ben and Ross sing with a barbershop group

    On the phone-in, Ben asks: should you be able to choose when you die?

    First broadcast: 20 Jan 2014

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  29. Appropriate use of mobile phones, bingo, fitness tips & Henry Olonga

    When's it not ok for people to use their mobiles? Ben gets your thoughts on the phone-in.

    First broadcast: 17 Jan 2014

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  30. Live on board the BBC Somerset Bus in Midsomer Norton

    Ben takes his show on the road and presents live from Midsomer Norton!

    First broadcast: 16 Jan 2014

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