Music, archive material and the thoughts of the famous and John Lennon's friends to mark the 25th anniversary of his death.
Twenty five years ago John Lennon was murdered in New York . Today, in a series of 8 short items tucked in between programmes on Radio 4, friends and fans recall the impact the news had on them.
We've collected all 8 items into a single listen, in order:
Broadcaster Libby Purves; journalist Charlie Warmington; receptionist Chris Ellis; painter Ian Harris; journalist Caroline Finnigan; artist Sir Peter Blake; Diana Andrews (who used to work for John Lennon); writer Daniel Collins