bbc.co.uk
Home
Explore the BBC
Radio 4
PROGRAMME FINDER:
Programmes
Podcast
Schedule
Presenters
PROGRAMME GENRES:
News
Drama
Comedy
Science
Religion|Ethics
History
Factual
Messageboards
Radio 4 Tickets
Radio 4 Help

About the BBC

Contact Us

Help


BBC Radio 4 - 92 to 94 FM and 198 Long WaveListen to Digital Radio, Digital TV and OnlineListen on Digital Radio, Digital TV and Online


THE REAL PATRON SAINTS
MISSED A PROGRAMME?
Go to the Listen Again page
PROGRAMME INFO
Mondays 20:30 - 21:00
Ian Hislop looks into the confused history of the patron saints of Britain and Ireland
LISTEN AGAINListen
Listen to the programme
PRESENTER
Ian Hislop
PROGRAMME DETAILS
Monday 20 January 2003 at 8.30 pm
Ian Hislop at The Millenium Stadium, Cardiff, in the second part of his journey to find the real patron saints of the British Isles

St. David
The patron saint of Wales was a monk, conceived as a result of a sexual assault, who liked to stand up to his neck in freezing cold water. Ian Hislop reveals all.
Listen Live
Audio Help
PREVIOUS PROGRAMMES
England - St George
Scotland - St Andrew
Wales - St David
Ireland - St Patrick
DON'T MISS
Sunday
Roger Bolton presents religious news from home and abroad. 7.10 - 7.55am. Listen again online.
RELATED PROGRAMMES
Something Understood

News & Current Affairs | Arts & Drama | Comedy & Quizzes | Science | Religion & Ethics | History | Factual

Back to top

About the BBC | Help | Terms of Use | Privacy & Cookies Policy