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The week in radio: Desert Island Discs; The Compass; Chris Evans; The Archers

theguardian.com — Desert Island Discs (Radio 4) iPlayerThe Compass: My Perfect Country (BBC World Service) iPlayerChris Evans (Radio 2) iPlayerThe Archers (Radio 4) iPlayer Bill Gates is onDesert Island Discs . He sounds as you imagine: reedy yet assertive, like he's so clever he knows what Kirsty Young is going to ask before she says it.

My placards: ‘I’m fed up with the spin around the junior doctor strike’

theguardian.com — "The placards say I'm fed up with the spin around the issue, from weekend mortality rates based on flawed data to the government's concept of overtime. We just want a safe working environment and to ensure good, continuous care for patients." [See below for more of Reena's views...]

Fat White Family: 'I hate that we row because I love him like a brother'

theguardian.com — Are Fat White Family "an invitation, sent by misery, to dance to the beat of human hatred"? Are they leading us on a journey "from the blinding white heat of a midday Mediterranean shore to the embattled boudoir of Ike and Tina Turner, from the clotted grey of Dr Harold Shipman's waiting room to the final hour of the Third Reich in the Berlin bunker"?

The week in radio: The Reith Lectures; In Their Own Words; Trump and the Politics of Paranoia

theguardian.com — The Reith Lectures (Radio 4) | iPlayerIn Their Own Words (Amnesty International) | amnesty.org.ukTrump and the Politics of Paranoia (Radio 4) | iPlayer The Radio 4 Reith Lectures used to be such dry things.
Jan 31, 2016

Work tweets coming up... First, my radio column, featuring Stephen Hawking and Donald Trump theguardian.com/tv-and-radio/2…

My classic car: ‘I love the aesthetics of old cars’

theguardian.com — "I love the aesthetics of old cars and their timelessness. But I would never dress up and go to Goodwood festival - my wife would probably divorce me." "I love the aesthetics of old cars and their timelessness. But I would never dress up and go to Goodwood festival - my wife would probably divorce me."
Jan 31, 2016

RT @LifeandStyle: My classic car: ‘I love the aesthetics of old cars’ d.gu.com/KMXPX7

Jan 31, 2016

And this week's What Does This Say About Me is a lovely classic MG theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2…

My phone case: ‘It was so overpriced, but I just found it amusing’

theguardian.com — 'It was so overpriced. My mum said that if I bought it I was asking for attention, but I just found it amusing...' 'It was so overpriced. My mum said that if I bought it I was asking for attention, but I just found it amusing...' Ha! This phone cover makes me smile.
Jan 24, 2016

Plus this week's What Does This Say About Me column. It's an enormous phone cover yes it is theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2…

Jan 24, 2016

RT @jpsmythe: I saw somebody with one of these cases the other day. My I JUDGE YOU gland went into overdrive. theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2…

Jan 25, 2016

RT @msmirandasawyer: Plus this week's What Does This Say About Me column. It's an enormous phone cover yes it is theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2…

The week in radio: The Alex Salmond Phone-In; Word of Mouth; Rethinking Anorexia Nervosa

theguardian.com — The Alex Salmond Phone-In (LBC) | LBCWord of Mouth (Radio 4 | iPlayerRethinking Anorexia Nervosa (Radio 4) | iPlayer Alex Salmond is the latest politician to join the LBC roster, nipping into Iain Dale's show once a week for half an hour of listeners' calls.
Jan 24, 2016

This week's radio column featuring @LBC as well as a disturbing @BBCRadio4 doc on anorexia, here tis theguardian.com/tv-and-radio/2…

The week in radio: Shaun Keaveny; Lauren Laverne; Thank you David Bowie; The Best Show; The Untold

theguardian.com — Shaun Keaveny (6 Music) | iPlayerLauren Laverne (6 Music) | iPlayerThank You David Bowie (6 Music) | iPlayerThe Best ShowThe Untold (Radio 4) | iPlayer For just about everyone I know, Monday morning was not a good time. I switched on the radio, to 5 Live, and heard mention of David Bowie.

The week in radio: Behaving Ourselves: Mitchell on Manners; Serial

theguardian.com — Behaving Ourselves: Mitchell on Manners (Radio 4) | iPlayer Serial Is a rave review polite? Would it be better manners to nudge people in the direction of a great programme by saying: "Why not try this show? You may enjoy it, though, of course, it might not be your sort of thing at all..."

My trainers: ‘I’ve gone out in a prom dress and trainers’

theguardian.com — "I know what I like and what suits me. I've gone out in a 50s-style prom dress with coordinating trainers before..." "I know what I like and what suits me. I've gone out in a 50s-style prom dress with coordinating trainers before..." Emily has a fine collection of DC skate shoes, but she's definitely not a trainer-head.
Jan 10, 2016

New Year and a new What Does This Say About Me? column - here's Emily in the middle of her collection of DC trainers theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2…

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Feb 13, 2016

This is so old, but I found it again and it still makes me howl the-toast.net/2014/10/28/wom…

Feb 11, 2016

RT @wmarybeard: did any good samaritan find my small dark red cambridge diary (my life) in the Gold lounge at T5 in Heathrow this morning. Had my name in!

Feb 08, 2016

If you hate what Rob is doing to Helen, imagine it in real life. Support Refuge twitter.com/sallyebrien/st…

Feb 07, 2016

Support the junior doctors, you may well need them one day. And when you do, you'd rather they weren't utterly spent twitter.com/tupelo81/statu…


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