341 BBC National Short Story Award Winner2018-10-02 19:10:00
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342 Sarah Perry, The Cry, Cultural First Aid2018-10-01 19:06:00
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343 Contains Strong Language festival, Sean Scully, A Northern Soul2018-09-28 20:16:00
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344 Lord of the Flies, Silence in art, Javier Marias2018-09-27 19:16:00
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345 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

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347 Glenn Close in The Wife, Little Women in 20182018-09-24 19:12:00
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348 Cary Fukanaga, Royal Opera House CEO, Nureyev Documentary2018-09-21 19:01:00
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349 MIA, Man Booker Shortlist, Short Story Award nominee Nell Stevens, Playwright Stephen Jeffreys remembered.2018-09-20 19:09:00
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350 Eileen Atkins, the financial crash and the arts, Denis Norden remembered, Ingrid Persaud2018-09-19 19:07:00
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351 The Little Stranger, creating art in the dark, and Kiare Ladner, BBC NSSA nominee2018-09-18 19:02:00
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352 Christine and the Queens, Sarah Hall, Tartuffe set in a Birmingham Muslim community2018-09-17 19:10:00
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353 Killing Eve, BBC National Short Story Award Shortlist, Ghetts2018-09-14 19:03:00
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354 Crazy Rich Asians, Touching the Void, Novels about the super rich, Leeds Piano Competition2018-09-13 19:13:00
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355 Michael Caine, Wagner's music in Israel, V&A Dundee2018-09-12 19:01:00
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356 Sally Rooney, Trust, Catwalk music, Serena Williams cartoon2018-09-11 19:16:00
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357 Nick Payne on Wanderlust, YolanDa Brown, Battersea Arts Centre after the fire2018-09-10 19:01:00
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358 Inspire Artist Commissions: Alison Brackenbury, Vaseem Khan, Testament2018-09-07 20:11:00
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359 Alison Brackenbury, Vaseem Khan and Testament reveal their finished artworks for the Inspire season2018-09-07 19:10:00
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360 New BBC drama Press, Kate Tempest, John Wilson learns the art of watercolouring2018-09-06 18:54:00
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