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2 hours
First broadcast:
Tuesday 03 August 2010

With Peter Rowell. Featuring national and local stars touring Bristol and Somerset.

  • Peter and Levi

    Peter and Levi

    Levi Roots; musician, chef and "Dragon slayer". In January 2007 Levi was invited on to the BBC show Dragons’ Den where he famously sang about the virtues of his Reggae Reggae Sauce and became, without doubt, the most famous participant on the show.

    Two of the entrepreneurs, Peter Jones and Richard Farleigh, invested in the project and a rollercoaster journey began.

    Levi is with us today to chat about that journey and his new cookbook "Food For Friends".

    Levi Roots
  • Ben Fogle

    Ben Fogle

    Ben Fogle is a Presenter, Writer and Adventurer. His achievements include racing 160 miles across the Sahara desert in the notorious Marathon Des Sables. He has rowed the Atlantic Ocean in 49 days and crossed Antarctica in a foot race to the South Pole. He has presented numerous programme’s including BBC’s Animal Park, Wild In Africa, Countryfile, Crufts, One Man and His Dog and Extreme Dreams.

    He writes regularly for the Sunday Telegraph and the Independent and has written four bestselling books. He is an ambassador for WWF, Medcins Sans Frontier and Tusk, a fellow of the Royal Geographical Society and the President of the Campaign for National Park’s.

    Ben is on the show talking his life of adventures and his love for dogs.

    Ben Fogle
  • Michael "Elvis" King

    Michael "Elvis" King

    Michael King is a name that has become globally recognized within the Elvis tribute artist industry as one of top class showmanship and true professionalism at the highest level.

    Many, many times audiences have marvelled at the preciseness Michael manages to re-create and re-capture the pure energy and power that Elvis himself delivered on stage throughout his career.

    The voice, the look, the humour, the presence is all there time and time again.

    Michael is with us today to chat about his life as Elvis and his forthcoming tour which brings him to our region.

    Michael "Elvis" King
  • Lake Cowichan

    Lake Cowichan

    This is Lake Cowichan, Vancouver Island in Canada which is our listener Julie's favourite place in the world.

  • Whitsunday Island

    Whitsunday Island

    This is the stunningly beautiful Whitsunday Island in Australia. Our listener Leanne has just spent a month there diving and snorkelling.

  • Harlyn Bay

    Harlyn Bay

    This is Leanne's favourite place and it's right on our doorstep. She spends many great holidays BBQing and long days on the beach.

  • Bradenton Beach

    Bradenton Beach

    This is Peter's favourite place in the world. Bradenton Beach in Florida.

  • The Beach House Restaurant

    The Beach House Restaurant

    This is Peter's favourite place ion the world to eat. The Beach House Restaurant in Bradenton, Florida.

  • Pieve Di Castevoli

    Pieve Di Castevoli

    This is listener David's favourite place in the world.

    Pieve di Catevoli is in Northern Italy with a total population of just 18 people,

    This is the interior of the church.

  • Sydney Harbour

    Sydney Harbour

    Moira in Weston super Mare absolutely loves Sydney Harbour and the Opera House in Australia.


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