As this historic and influential city readies itself to host the Olympic Games, The London Chronicles by Francesca Panetta takes you on an audio journey through the life of the city to find its many voices and sounds.

Chapters four to six reflect the themes of memory, love and money.

London Calling was presented and produced by Francesca Panetta. Sound design was by Nick Ryan, script advice from Tom Chivers and field recordings from London Sound Survey.

Producers for the BBC were Pandita Lorenz, Paul Coletti and Pearse Lynch. The editor was Fiona Crack.

(Image: Love Hearts, the sweets made by Swizzels Matlow with a love-related message written on one side)

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Wed 11 Jul 2012 18:50 GMT