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Grieving and clothes; Angie Le Mar; pianist Di Xiao

Presented by Jane Garvey. Wearing the clothes of departed loved ones; Angie Le Mar; what to plant this Autumn; pianist Di Xiao performs live; and an interview with Kingwa Kamencu.

Presented by Jane Garvey. When you lose a loved one, how do you help keep the memories alive? Jane Garvey finds out why, for one woman, cuddling up in her husband's cricket sweater, is a powerful reminder of happier times - and also talks to counsellor and psychotherapist Philip Hodson about just how this helps in the grieving process. Jane interviews the acclaimed stand-up comedian, actor, and writer Angie Le Mar as she returns to the London stage. Pianist Di Xiao performs live in the studio. In the latest in our plant selector series we look at Autumn plants including Escallonia Iveyi. And Jane talks to Kingwa Kamencu, the 28 year-old Oxford University student campaigning to be the next President of Kenya.

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45 minutes

Chapters

  • Angie Le Mar

    The stand-up, actor, writer and broadcaster on her new one-woman show.

    Duration: 08:59

  • Clothes and grieving

    Gill Hawley and psychotherapist Philip Hodson discuss how keeping the clothes of loved ones helps the grieving process.

    Duration: 08:51

  • Di Xiao

    The Chinese pianist chats and performs live.

    Duration: 09:19

  • Choosing the right plant - Escallonia Iveyi

    The Royal Horticultural Society plant selector shows you what to plant now - and where.

    Duration: 07:43

  • Kingwa Kamencu

    The Oxford University student who wants to be Kenya's next President.

    Duration: 06:36

Broadcast

  • Tue 18 Oct 2011 10:00

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