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Lern Yerself Scouse

4 Extra Debut. Writer Paul Farley cooks a pot of Scouse as he explores the complex flavours of the Scouse accent in Liverpool. From 2015.

Writer Paul Farley cooks a pot of Scouse for a party of eminent Liverpudlians to explore the complex flavours and disputed origins of the Scouse accent.

In the company of Willy Russell, Gillian Reynolds, Michael Angelis and Roger McGough, Paul explores a rich archive of Scouse voices, charting some of the recent mutations in the accent.

Producer: Emma Harding

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in March 2015.

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1 hour

Last on

Sun 2 Feb 2020 03:00

Broadcasts

  • Sat 28 Mar 2015 20:00
  • Sat 1 Feb 2020 08:00
  • Sat 1 Feb 2020 15:00
  • Sun 2 Feb 2020 03:00