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Datshiane Navanayagam speaks to Val McDermid
Datshiane Navanayagam talks to Val McDermid about her unexpected educational journey.
Datshiane Navanayagam speaks to Helen Pike
Datshiane Navanayagam speaks to the first female head teacher of Magdalen College School.
Trevor McDonald on Redemption
Sir Trevor McDonald asks former armed robber John McAvoy how he found redemption.
Sir Trevor meets Madeleine Black who struggled to forgive the men who raped her.
Miranda Rae on the challenges of being a single parent
How do you bring up three children when your husband dies and you are left alone?
What's it like being a single mum to a child of dual heritage?
Miranda Rae, a single mum herself, explores the challenges facing another single mother.
What's it like being a single dad of three children?
Miranda Rae, single mum, meets a single dad with three children and hears his story.
Peter Bazalgette on Empathy
Television executive Peter Bazalgette examines empathy, with primatologist Frans de Waal.
Television exec Peter Bazalgette examines empathy in doctors and the difference it makes.
Peter Bazalgette talks to Jane Davis about the power of reading in encouraging empathy.
Julia Bradbury on Emotionally Challenging Work
Julia Bradbury discusses the challenges of emergency medicine with Dr Martin McKechnie.
Julia Bradbury explores the challenges of working in a mental health inpatient unit.
Julia Bradbury talks to Laura Rutherford, a volunteer with the Samaritans.
Nikesh Shukla meets Hayley Campbell
Novelist Nikesh Shukla shares his fascination for boxing with Hayley Campbell.
Nikesh Shukla talks to Kieran Farrell
Nikesh Shukla speaks to boxer Kieran Farrell, who suffered brain damage after a fight.
Nikesh Shukla talks to Deborah Jump
Nikesh Shukla asks Dr Deborah Jump how effective boxing gyms are at reducing offending.
Lucy Mangan on Responsibility
Lucy Mangan talks to Bea Harvie, a young carer, about responsibility.
Lucy Mangan avoids responsibility. Why? Today she talks to the Reverend Claire Herbert.
Mark Steel and Graeme Le Saux
Are the skills you need for stand-up comedy the same as you need for sport? Really?
Mark Steel and Faye Didymus
Does the sports psychologist agree that comedy and sport are kind of the same?
Mark Steel and John Parrott
Are the skills you need for stand-up comedy the same as those you need for sport? Really?
Coming Back From the Brink
Primrose Granville asks chef Henroy Brown how he came back from serious illness.
Isabel Hardman on nature and depression
Can nature help our mental health? The Spectator's Isabel Hardman asks Dr Alan Kellas.
Can growing food can improve our mental health? Isabel talks to JK, a recovering alcoholic
Trevor Nelson and half siblings 1/3
DJ Trevor Nelson uncovers what it is like to discover you have got half-siblings.
Trevor Nelson meets 'Janet'
What is it like to discover you have got half-siblings?
Trevor Nelson meets 'Pip'
What is it like finding out you have got half-siblings? Does it change your life?
Peter Curran meets Fiona Murphy
Broadcaster Peter Curran talks to guests about the Northern Ireland they left behind.
Peter Curran meets John Chambers
Samantha Simmonds meets Alison Pike
Journalist Samantha Simmonds explores sibling competition with Professor Alison Pike.
Samantha Simmonds meets Joanna Briscoe
Journalist and mother Samantha Simmonds explores sibling rivalry with Joanna Briscoe.