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Gareth Malone and Adrian Sutton, Neil Bartlett, In the Club

Gareth Malone and Adrian Sutton's WW1 Prom, Neil Bartlett's novel The Disappearance Boy, Bel Mooney reviews In the Club and Michael Symmons Roberts's summer poetry choice.

Gareth Malone and Adrian Sutton discuss Sunday's Prom which takes World War One as its theme. Gareth's Military Wives choir will be performing and Adrian Sutton talks about his War Horse Suite which he's composed from his score for the original theatre production. Bel Mooney reviews In The Club, a new BBC drama series written and directed by Kay Mellor, which follows the lives of a group of friends who have met at an antenatal class. Neil Bartlett talks about his latest novel The Disappearance Boy, set in the world of 1950s Variety. And poet Michael Symmons Roberts chooses three poems that evoke summer for him.

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Gareth Malone & Adrian Sutton's WW1 Prom

Gareth Malone & Adrian Sutton's WW1 Prom

Gareth Malone and Adrian Sutton talk about this Sunday's Prom which takes WW1 as it's theme. Gareth's Military Wives choir will be performing and Adrian Sutton talks about his War Horse Suite which he's composed from his score for the original theatre production.

The War Horse Prom is on Sunday 3 August at 4.30pm.

In The Club

Bel Mooney reviews In the Club, a new BBC drama written and directed by Kay Mellor, which follows the lives of a group of friends who have met at an antenatal class.

In the Club begins on Tuesday 5 August at 9.00pm on BBC One.

Neil Bartlett

Neil Bartlett

Neil Bartlett talks about his latest novel, The Disappearance Boy, set in the world of 1950s Variety.

The Disappearance Boy is published by Bloomsbury.

Michael Symmons Roberts

Michael Symmons Roberts

Poet Michael Symmons Roberts chooses three poems that evoke summer for him.

Feb by Les Murray

Adelstrop by Edward Thomas

There Are The Days When Birds Do Come Back by Emily Dickinson

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Role Contributor
Presenter John Wilson
Interviewed Guest Gareth Malone
Interviewed Guest Adrian Sutton
Interviewed Guest Bel Mooney
Interviewed Guest Michael Symmons Roberts
Interviewed Guest Neil Bartlett
Producer Rebecca Armstrong

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