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Gone, gone, gone

Simon Mayo


Well that was fun. Always enjoy talking to Simon Schama, his enthusiasm for his subjects is always contagious. The BBC’s arts editor might not be quite so enthusiastic (evidently!) but the rest of us can only marvel. And when you see the staggering colours on display, you now know that it is Prof Schama who has overseen the colour balance on your screen. The Civilisations series finishes next week.

Today we’re rolling on with one of those lovely Tunesdays after 6 and there is the unbridled joy of a BAT playlist. Today is National Bat Appreciation Day and you can show that appreciation by choosing a tune or two. I wonder where you might go...


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