301 Mike Leigh on Peterloo, CJ Sansom, The rise of adult gaming2018-10-23 19:16:00
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302 Author Luke Jennings on his Killing Eve trilogy, Disgusting artworks, Maggie Gyllenhaal on The Deuce2018-10-22 18:59:00
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303 The Tattooist of Auschwitz, Billboard art and US politics, Emma Rice and Wise Children2018-10-19 19:22:00
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304 Eric Idle, Halloween, Cicely Berry remembered, The House of Commons library2018-10-18 19:21:00
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305 Gerard Butler, Male body in movies, Novelist Olga Tokarczuk2018-10-17 19:02:00
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306 Playing Linda Loman, Informer, Geology-inspired art, Ciarán Hodgers2018-10-16 19:40:00
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307 #MeToo one year on - what's changed in the arts?2018-10-15 18:53:00
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308 Paul Greengrass on 22 July, Lisa Hammond and Rachael Spence, How can arts organisations thrive?2018-10-12 18:57:00
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309 Desiree Akhavan, Bad Times at the El Royale, 2018 RIBA Stirling Prize, Mother Courage2018-10-11 19:15:00
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310 Reading and Mental Health2018-10-10 19:00:00
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311 The swimming pool in art, Kwame Kwei-Armah's Twelfth Night, Poet Jean Sprackland2018-10-09 18:59:00
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312 Bernard Cribbins, Claire Foy and Ryan Gosling on First Man, Butterfly2018-10-08 19:09:00
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313 Jodie Whittaker on Doctor Who, Quentin Blake, Haruki Murakami's Killing Commendatore2018-10-05 18:54:00
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314 Alice Walker, Yayoi Kusama and a poem for National Poetry Day from Sean Street2018-10-04 19:12:00
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315 The art of physical comedy, Damien Hirst, Andre Aciman, The impact of the arts on mental health2018-10-03 19:11:00
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316 BBC National Short Story Award Winner2018-10-02 19:10:00
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317 Sarah Perry, The Cry, Cultural First Aid2018-10-01 19:06:00
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318 Contains Strong Language festival, Sean Scully, A Northern Soul2018-09-28 20:16:00
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319 Lord of the Flies, Silence in art, Javier Marias2018-09-27 19:16:00
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320 The Goodies, Holst's The Planets at 100, Debris Stevenson2018-09-26 19:01:00
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The Goodies, Holst's The Planets at 100, Debris Stevenson

Tim Brooke-Taylor, Graeme Garden and Bill Oddie - The Goodies - join Samira to look back at their 1970s cult comedy series. As a complete box set of every episode is released, they reflect on their comedy writing that tackled police brutality, redefined comedy music and introduced television audiences to the little-known Lancastrian martial-art Ecky Thump. This week marks the centenary of the first performance of Gustav Holst's hugely popular orchestral suite The Planets. Composer and pianist David Owen Norris explains our enduring fascination with this work, and composer Samuel Bordoli talks about about his Planets 2018 project which commissioned eight composers to write new work inspired by current planetary science. Grime artist, poet and playwright Debris Stevenson explains how her coming-of-age theatre piece, Poet in Da Corner, sets the story of her own life growing up in a Mormon family in East London to the tracks of Dizzee Rascal’s seminal album Boy in Da Corner. Presenter Samira Ahmed Producer Edwina Pitman…read more