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The week in radio: Seriously…; Overage Drinkers; Philip Glass: Taxi Driver; The Bin Laden Tapes

theguardian.com — Overage Drinkers (Radio 4) | iPlayer Philip Glass: Taxi Driver (Radio 4) | iPlayer The Bin Laden Tapes (Radio 4) | iPlayer I don't know, you go away for a few days and when you get back they've changed the menu at your favourite caff, put candles on the table, gone all modern and ooh-la-la...
Aug 23, 2015

My radio review, lots of lovely docs - on overage drinkers, Philip Glass, Bin Laden - take your pick! gu.com/p/4bkjt/stw

This Is England ’90: it’s bye-bye Thatcher, hello acid house

theguardian.com — The new series of Shane Meadows's This Is England is set in 1990, so nostalgia is - once again - required. Also an eagle eye for detail from the costume department, and hair and makeup. In a disused parking lot in Sheffield, dotted with the squat white trailers of a film set, actors wander, dressed in historical uniform.
Aug 16, 2015

RT @guardian: This Is England ’90: it’s bye-bye Thatcher, hello acid house trib.al/3VD3lm3

Aug 16, 2015

Get in - New 'This is England' series ('90) looks all set for September theguardian.com/tv-and-radio/2…

Aug 16, 2015

Away on holiday? This Is England 90 might make you homesick - I wrote a piece about it, here tis theguardian.com/tv-and-radio/2…

Aug 16, 2015

RT @msmirandasawyer: Away on holiday? This Is England 90 might make you homesick - I wrote a piece about it, here tis theguardian.com/tv-and-radio/2…

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The week in radio: Night Shift; Radio 1’s Ibiza Prom

theguardian.com — The Night Shift (Radio 4) | iPlayer Radio 1's Ibiza Prom (Radio 1) | iPlayer Sarah Montague's alarm has gone off. "It's just before half past three," she says, groggily. "Which means I have to get up."

The 10 best holiday podcasts

theguardian.com — Each week, hip-hop/spoken-word artist Scroobius Pip interviews someone he finds interesting. So far, so very podcast (for other great versions of this podcast form, check out Marc Maron's WTF, The Bret Easton Ellis Podcast and Richard Herring's Leicester Square Podcast). The Scroob's twist? His sweet nature.
Jul 31, 2015

RT @Scroobiuspipyo: HUGE love to @guardian & @msmirandasawyer for having Distraction Pieces top the list of best podcasts of the summer! ht…

Jul 31, 2015

Listen to this - youtube.com/watch?v=IHknoS… - while you read this - theguardian.com/culture/2015/j… - on the 10 best holiday podcasts.Thanks, @Guardian!

The week in radio: Desert Island Discs; The Surgery With Gemma and Dr Radha

theguardian.com — Desert Island Discs (Radio 4) | iPlayerThe Surgery With Gemma and Dr Radha (Radio 1) | iPlayer I wish there was a radio show that had Noel Gallagher on every week. Maybe he could be an agony uncle?

The week in radio - Annie Nightingale; In the Moment; Grownups Read Things They Wrote As Kids

theguardian.com — On Air with Annie Nightingale (Radio 2) | iPlayer In the Moment (Radio 4) | iPlayer Grown Ups Read Things They Wrote as Kids | Podcast Annie Nightingale is celebrating 50 years in the broadcasting business this week and I hope she's enjoying every minute.

The week in radio - Houndsounds; Self-Service Nation; The Infinite Monkey Cage USA Tour

theguardian.com — Houndsounds (Podcast) Self-Service Nation (Radio 4) | iPlayer The Infinite Monkey Cage USA Tour: New York (Radio 4) | iPlayer Well, this is remarkably sweet. A podcast about dogs. I wanted to write "for dogs, by dogs", but, you know, humans are the target audience and have also been recruited to hold the microphone.

The week in radio - Beats 1; Bunk Bed; Crisis in the Curry Kitchen

theguardian.com — Beats 1 (Apple) Bunk Bed (Radio 4) | iPlayer Crisis in the Curry Kitchen (Radio 4) | iPlayer Last week, the BBC made several announcements about itself, but let's ignore the whither Wimbledon palavers and keep to the ones that affect radio.

The week in radio - My Big Fat Documentary; Mrs Thatcher and the Writers; Minimal Impact: Jesus’ Blood and Fluffy Clouds; Falling Tree

theguardian.com — My Big Fat Documentary(Radio 4) | iPlayer Mrs Thatcher and the Writers (Radio 4) | iPlayer Minimal Impact: Jesus' Blood and Fluffy Clouds (Radio 4) | iPlayer Radio, particularly BBC radio, consistently puts out properly amazing documentaries. Real-life stories that move you to tears or change the way you think; introductions to remarkable people, revelations around histories you thought you knew.
Jun 21, 2015

If you can't find it online (took me long enough!) here is my radio review. Includes Mrs Thatcher and @ScotteeIsFat bit.ly/1H3kfDu

The week in radio - the Robert Peston Interview Show (with Eddie Mair); Weekly Economics Podcast; Apple’s Beats 1

theguardian.com — The Robert Peston Interview Show (with Eddie Mair) (Radio 4) | iPlayer Weekly Economics Podcast (New Economics Foundation) | Podcast Eddie Mair and Robert Peston are two of the BBC's greatest audio assets, and they have been exploiting their unlikely friendship on air for a while now: usually on PM, where Mair digs out Peston, and Peston complains back.
Jun 15, 2015

The week in radio – the Robert Peston Interview Show (with Eddie Mair); Weekly Economics Podcast; Apple’s Beats 1 gu.com/p/49yzn

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Aug 26, 2015

@stopoverfrance Hey I got them, thanks! Have replied to say yes, awaiting details, fingers crossed cos one is tonight!

Aug 25, 2015

@stopoverfrance Hello I like your website n tried to book a couple of places, but didn't get confirmation of enquiry email, should I worry?

Aug 23, 2015

My radio review, lots of lovely docs - on overage drinkers, Philip Glass, Bin Laden - take your pick! gu.com/p/4bkjt/stw


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