Extraordinary stories, unusual people and a sideways look at the world.
With Rev. Richard Coles and Aasmah Mir,
David Coulthard talks about his Formula 1 career and life after racing. Listener Kate got in touch to tell us how writing helped her on the way to recovery from anorexia. JP Devlin meets song and dance man Movin' Melvin Brown; Whitney Brown explains how she went from being an academic in America to dry stone walling in Wales. Opera star Willard White shares his Inheritance Tracks: Smile by Nat King Cole and Bach's Prelude No. 1. Adnan Sarwar is a former British soldier who has just returned to Iraq to explore how the country has changed.
David Coulthard's The Winning Formula: Leadership, Strategy and Motivation the F1 Way is out now.
Movin' Melvin Brown is performing his show Chuck Berry Lives and running the workshop Dancing with the Star - Movin with Melvin at the Brighton Fringe till the 3rd June.
Whitney Brown's Between Stone and Sky: Memoirs of a Walker is out now.
Part one of Adnan Sarwar's documentary Journey in the Danger Zone: Iraq goes out on BBC Two on Sunday, 3rd June, at 8pm.
Willard White is performing in Don Giovanni at the Royal Opera House in London from 29th June until 17th July.
Producer: Claire Bartleet
Editor: Eleanor Garland.
Information and support on eating disorders
|Interviewed Guest||David Coulthard|
|Interviewed Guest||Melvin Brown|
|Interviewed Guest||Whitney Brown|
|Interviewed Guest||Willard White|
|Interviewed Guest||Adnan Sarwar|