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Alex Thomson

Duration:
2 hours
First broadcast:
Sunday 10 February 2013

Neil meets round the world Vendee Globe yachtsman Alex Thomson, as he is welcomed back into his hometown of Gosport.

The director of Lymington Players’ looks ahead to their latest comedy, Heatstroke

And painist Benjamin Frith looks ahead to a performance in Portsmouth with the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra.

Hampshire county bowler Steve Whitehead keeps us up to date with developments in the world of bowls, and another offering from poet Chris Carnegy.

For those on the roads across the south of England, there is travel news as it happens. And a smile is promised as the weekend draws to a close.

Neil's Sunday evening programme is a mix of reviews and previews from the world of arts and culture, mixed with a selection of music that will leave you wanting more.

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