Antonia Quirke

Antonia Quirke is an author and journalist. She writes for the Financial Times, presents Pick of the Week on Radio 4, and talks about film on Film 2014 and The One Show on BBC 1. She writes a column on radio for the New Statesman. 

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Glastonbury

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Disability: a New His

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The Christian O’Connell Breakfast

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Jan Morris: Travels Round My Hous

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Tweet of the Day

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2013-05-02 05:28:35

The Food Programme

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2013-05-02 05:24:07

The Politician’s Husband

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Solos on Loneliness

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Our Lady of Paris

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Noise: A History

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Baroque Spring

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After Saddam

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Sky Blues Interactive

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Assorted programmes

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2013-02-21 08:28:00

Lyrical Journey

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Your World: What If . . .

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2013-01-31 07:43:20

Do Androids Dream of Electric She

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Double Top 20

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Open Country
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Belle de Jour’s History of Anon

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2012-12-19 08:10:16

Christmas radio

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2012-12-13 07:40:42

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2012-12-06 07:01:19

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Just over two years ago listeners started to comment abo

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2012-10-25 11:31:15

Tasting Notes

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2012-10-11 07:51:13

Was Dracula Irish?

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2012-10-04 09:30:56

Boston Calling

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2012-09-27 07:26:44

The Reluctant Lama

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2012-09-20 05:52:19

“Wow,” says Chris Moyles, in the opening moments of the

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2012-09-13 10:09:57

The Proms
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2012-09-05 12:32:34

Woman’s Hour
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2012-08-30 08:18:18

John Williams at 80

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2012-08-23 10:35:06

A comprehensive and amusing documentary about University

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2012-08-15 13:48:30

An enthralling edition of Archive on 4 (11 Augu

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2012-08-08 15:50:13

The Smart Dumb Blonde

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2012-07-18 16:37:03

The News

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2012-07-11 13:59:47

Book club

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2012-07-04 15:48:52

Meeting Myself Coming Back

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2012-06-27 11:23:33

The Cave, BBC Radio 4

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2012-06-13 15:00:38

I used to love Radio 3.

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2012-06-06 16:02:17

Newshour

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2012-05-30 15:20:45

We Are Sixty: Radio 2

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2012-05-30 15:20:30

We Are Sixty: Radio 2

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2012-05-16 16:20:06

Tales from the Stave

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2012-05-16 15:22:25

To the music department of the British Library, where a

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2012-05-09 16:35:16

The Prophet: Heart and Soul

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2012-05-03 12:59:48

 

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2012-04-26 13:50:57

The celebrated young baritone Christopher Maltman had a

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2012-04-18 16:58:20

At a time when overexposure has long rendered vampires h

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2012-04-04 11:30:49

 

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2012-03-26 00:00:00

The first in a new series of Robert Winston's Musica

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2012-03-15 11:15:02

Conspiratorial revelations keep Antonia Quirke hooked an

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2009-07-16 10:37:36

Radio 1’s coverage of T in the Park (10-12 July, intermi

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2009-07-09 10:29:42

The Dalai Lama has more in common with a teenage girl th

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2009-07-02 11:18:45

An excellent documentary about self-improvement manuals

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2009-06-25 10:37:05

Two programmes about jazz have delighted your reviewer.

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2009-06-18 09:53:21

Two minutes into Zoë Ball’s new breakfast show (Radio 2,

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2009-06-11 12:12:09

Radio 2’s excellent four-part series on Charles Aznavour

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2009-06-04 17:48:55

The cross-network Haydn season starts in earnest this mo

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2009-05-28 13:10:28

Some things I heard on the radio this week: “I’ve got st

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2009-05-21 11:37:48

How’s this for greatest fantasy gigs?

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2009-05-14 10:02:25

At 7am on Sunday, the DJ Nick Grimshaw clocked on shift

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2009-05-07 11:22:42

On Sunday Worship from Wesley’s Chapel in the C

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2009-04-30 12:21:27

On 5 Live Katie Price was preparing to run the London Ma

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2009-04-23 12:45:44

Jewel of Radio 2’s At the Movies season is Roger Moore r

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2009-04-16 09:15:33

As part of April’s cross-network Handel explosion, Profe

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2009-04-09 09:18:40

On Westside Radio in Middlesex (89.6FM) the presenter Ma

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2009-04-02 11:47:35

Spud of the week was the first of Radio 4’s series of 15

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2009-03-26 10:11:38

At 1.15pm on Saturday, 5 Live and TalkSport were all ove

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2009-03-19 11:48:19

On TalkSport’s dawn show Fisherman’s Blues (Sat

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2009-03-12 09:28:44

On Radio 4, the technicians were having trouble with the

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2009-03-05 10:49:45

On the American prog-rock station Martha’s Vineyard Radi

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2009-02-26 16:23:52

So keen are we on tales of our sexual innocence that the

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2009-02-19 12:02:11

On Manchester's Key 103, Total Football (Sunday

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2009-02-12 10:29:07

On Gaydar (gaydarradio.com), the presenters Neil and Deb

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2009-02-05 10:09:52

If there's a more terrifying 90 minutes on national radi

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2009-01-29 10:35:41

It was a quiet day on Lochs Gairloch and Ewe.

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2009-01-22 09:58:05

In Winnie the Who? (Radio 4, 17 January, 10.30a

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2009-01-15 09:31:46

In A View Through a Lens (Sunday 11 January, 2.

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2009-01-08 09:51:12

On Lantern FM in Devon, the obsession with Leona Lewis h

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2008-12-18 09:44:59

The Ross-Brand scandal may have dominated the news in 20

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2008-12-11 09:44:31

The repeat of My Top Ten: Barry White (2 and 3

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2008-12-04 09:39:35

BBC Radio 4's ingeniously ambiguous series of 15-minute

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2008-11-27 09:45:00

Radio 2's documentary marking the 40th anniversary of th

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2008-11-20 09:30:27

Radio 4's The Goulash Archipelago (21 November,

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2008-11-13 09:32:47

Radio 2 has been through the wringer of late.

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2008-11-06 09:18:10

It's several months since the purchase of Virgin Radio f

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2008-10-30 09:16:12

Say this phrase softly: Saturday morning programming.

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2008-10-23 09:17:15

Crash. Tinkle. Boom. Sorry, BOOM.

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2008-10-16 09:37:35

Old Radio 4 programmes never die.

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2008-10-09 09:29:41

The age of austerity is upon us.

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2008-10-02 09:48:16

Not much happened in Julie Walters's early life, which i

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2008-09-25 10:22:58

If you caught the first couple of episodes of the weekly

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2008-09-18 09:23:36

The extended pre-recorded interview with Philip Roth on

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2008-09-11 09:52:02

Oh yeah, Heart 106.2, a station traditionally fonder tha

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2008-09-04 10:11:59

The Reunion is back, and with a breathtaking su

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2008-08-28 09:22:49

Stars of a clutch of programmes to mark the 50th anniver

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2008-08-21 09:28:48

The highlight of this year's Proms has been the clutch o

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2008-08-14 10:03:48

Rain stopped play all day at the Oval during Test Ma

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2008-08-07 09:21:28

A friend rang to complain about the proofs of his new bo

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2008-07-31 09:07:34

The Newsnight anchor Emily Maitlis presented

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2008-07-24 09:18:40

Once again Bob Dylan put in a performance of comedy geni

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2008-07-17 09:22:07

Casting around for something decent to listen to - the s

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2008-07-10 09:18:50

The latest round of The Essay: Greek and Latin Voice

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2008-07-03 09:29:43

The Wimbledon coverage (Radio 5 Live, on a loop) continu

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2008-06-26 09:24:21

Acid House: the Next Generation (24 June, 10.30

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2008-06-19 10:15:33

The BBC's ongoing Focus on China season featured the fir

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2008-06-12 09:20:20

The ingenious pace and weird poetry of the documentary

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2008-06-05 09:43:01

For an agonising 14 minutes last Sunday Marcus Brigstock

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2008-05-29 12:00:00

The George Lamb show on 6 Music (Mondays-Fridays, 10am-1

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2008-05-22 12:00:00

Radio 4's documentary to mark the 50th anniversary of th

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2008-05-15 12:00:00

A word of praise for Tom Service's rare interview with t

Culture
2008-05-08 12:00:00

The big question of the week was not "Did Ken always loo

Culture
2008-05-01 12:00:00

If you had ever hoped for an accessible programme on the

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2008-04-24 12:00:00

The vital noises of the week came courtesy of BBC Radio

UK Politics
2008-04-17 12:00:00

Spring has arrived, daylight is no longer something that

Culture
2008-04-10 12:00:00

Truly, 1978 was a time like no other - at least accordin

Human Rights
2008-04-03 12:00:00

Radio 4's season of programmes looking at the pivotal po

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2008-03-27 12:00:00

In Kenneth Branagh's rendering of Cyrano de Bergerac

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2008-03-19 12:00:00

"A spectre is haunting you." So went one of the jumbled

Culture
2008-03-13 12:00:00

Radio 4's history of the most famous acronym in the worl

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2008-03-06 12:00:00

At 00.48am every day, night-time radio begins, ushered i

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2008-02-28 12:00:00

Just when you think it's safe to be a woman and a person

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2008-02-21 12:00:00

Chain Reaction Radio 4

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2008-02-14 12:00:00

KCRW www.

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2008-02-07 12:00:00

BBC Radio 1 97-99FM

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2008-01-31 12:00:00

Count Arthur Strong's Radio Show!

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2008-01-24 12:00:00

National Public Radio

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2008-01-17 12:00:00

Zine Scene Radio 4

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2008-01-10 12:00:00

Radcliffe and Maconie Radio 2

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2008-01-03 12:00:00

In the three blissful years since we jettisoned our tele

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2007-12-13 12:00:00

At a party in September celebrating his departure as BBC

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2007-12-06 12:00:00

A friend once surprised me by announcing that she was ma

Culture
2007-11-29 12:00:00

The giggling archbishop who preached liberation to black

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2007-11-22 12:00:00

In curiously muted fashion, Today has celebrate

International Politics
2007-11-08 12:00:00

Bliss was it in that dawn to be alive - but to be aged t

UK Politics
2007-11-01 12:00:00

The sad thing about fame and fortune is that, like share

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2007-10-25 12:00:00

Famously, when Greg Dyke arrived at the BBC as director

TV and Radio
2007-10-18 12:00:00

The actor Alan Howard turned 70 in August.

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2007-10-04 12:00:00

It was like awaking into a living nightmare.

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2007-09-27 12:00:00

On Monday 1 October, at 9am, Radio 4's flagship talk sho

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2007-09-20 12:00:00

Comparisons, we are taught, are odious, and those betwee

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2007-09-13 12:00:00

Sadism, sadomasochism, buggery, fellatio, cunnilingus, c

Culture
2007-09-06 12:00:00

"Woman's Hour?

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2007-08-30 12:00:00

In between the BBC's reliable fleet of schooners and com

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2007-08-23 12:00:00

The market research people have their own ways of divvyi

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2007-08-16 12:00:00

The radio talk belongs to the era of the Third Programme

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2007-08-02 12:00:00

Did you hear the big 8.10am interview with David Cameron

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2007-07-26 12:00:00

It is that time of year when programmes hibernate.

Culture
2007-07-12 12:00:00

In America there is an orthodoxy that, for a phone-in to

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2007-07-05 12:00:00

After 400 shows the details are fuzzy in my mind, but th

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2007-06-28 12:00:00
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2007-06-21 12:00:00

If you're going to make a documentary about working-clas

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2007-06-14 12:00:00

DJs have been saving my life every night since 1988 or t

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2007-06-04 12:00:00

David Mamet's Keep Your Pantheon, the world pre

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2007-05-21 12:00:00

I have discovered the greatest nitwit broadcasting in Br

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2007-05-14 12:00:00

Awards are lotteries.

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2007-05-07 12:00:00

Writing in the Daily Telegraph on 28 April, Ton

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2007-04-23 12:00:00

When four years ago Brian Aldridge impregnated his mistr

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2007-04-16 12:00:00

Have you been listening to the new arts programme going

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2007-04-09 12:00:00

There was a little tussle this past week over who deserv

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2007-04-02 12:00:00

"It was raining and everyone was at Dougal's place watch

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2007-03-12 12:00:00

What is happening to BBC 5 Live?

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2007-03-05 12:00:00

Listeners to Radio 4 live in fear of celebrity presenter

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2007-02-26 12:00:00

I've been ill (I told everyone that I'd caught bird flu

Culture
2007-02-19 12:00:00

I think I'm turning native.

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2007-02-12 12:00:00

On Radio 4, a two-part series has begun called Battl

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2007-02-05 12:00:00

I've been revisiting the newspaper podcasts to see if th

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2007-01-29 12:00:00

When I was tipped off that Lesley Douglas, the controlle

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2007-01-22 12:00:00

It seems that George Galloway will definitely not be put

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2007-01-15 12:00:00

Occasionally, I wake up early enough to listen to On

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2007-01-08 12:00:00

Quite a lot happened in the world of radio over the holi

Culture
2006-12-18 12:00:00

A strange year.

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2006-12-11 12:00:00

Radio 4 is full of hidden gems just now.

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2006-12-04 12:00:00

Michael Portillo says that life as a journalist is more

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2006-11-27 12:00:00

Russell Brand has left BBC 6 Music - where he is credite

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2006-11-20 12:00:00

At last, I've met him! The Axeman.

2006-11-13 12:00:00

Newspapers are busy getting into podcasting.

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2006-11-06 12:00:00

Last week, a friend took me out to Ronnie Scott's, which

Culture
2006-10-30 12:00:00

Has the moment come for me to share with you what I thin

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2006-10-23 12:00:00

As you may know by now, I cannot stand phone-ins.

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2006-10-16 12:00:00

A lot of people think podcasting is really cool.

Culture
2006-10-09 12:00:00

Interesting times at Radio 1.

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2006-10-02 12:00:00

The issue of trailers is a vexed one for listeners of Ra

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2006-09-25 12:00:00

I can't get enough of Radio 4's Uncovering Iran

Culture
2006-09-18 12:00:00

This is a good time of year for radio: a bracing, back-t

Politics
2006-09-11 12:00:00

I was looking forward to hearing the shows I'm going to

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2006-09-04 12:00:00

We now find ourselves in the middle of the celebrations

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2006-08-28 12:00:00

Not long ago, I wrote a piece in a newspaper about fat r

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2006-08-21 12:00:00

The Rajar figures - the radio ratings - make for ever mo

Culture
2006-08-14 12:00:00

I don't usually think much of Great Lives, the

TV and Radio
2006-08-07 12:00:00

So what do you think of the BBC's memory season so far?

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2006-07-31 12:00:00

A few weeks ago, I got a letter from someone suggesting

TV and Radio
2006-07-24 12:00:00

This month, Mark Thompson, director general of the BBC,

Ideas
2006-07-17 12:00:00

Now that it is summer, perhaps you feel tempted to do mo

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2006-07-10 12:00:00

Strange how a place that can't be found on any map can s

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2006-07-03 12:00:00

In the interests of modernity, I was going to write this

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2006-06-26 12:00:00

My heart sank like a stone to the bottom of a well when

Culture
2006-06-19 12:00:00

Some people never quite get over youthful glory.

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2006-06-12 12:00:00

On Monday, it was Primal Scream Day on BBC6 Music.

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2006-06-05 12:00:00

Kelvin MacKenzie, the former editor of the Sun,

TV and Radio
2006-05-29 12:00:00

Well, I'm back, and already I'm spitting chips.

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2006-05-22 12:00:00

Imagine my delight.

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2006-05-15 12:00:00

The BBC's recent report on its coverage of the Israeli-P

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2006-05-08 12:00:00

An ominous development at Radio 4.

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2006-05-01 12:00:00

As I write, the salaries of Radio 4's leading presenters

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2006-04-24 12:00:00

Easter, and all I wanted to do - apart from break my non

TV and Radio
2006-04-17 12:00:00

Usually, I wouldn't dream of reviewing a programme prese

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2006-04-10 12:00:00

On Radio 4, a new comedy show has begun.

TV and Radio
2006-04-03 12:00:00

For a period in my twenties, I had a boss of whom I was

TV and Radio
2006-03-27 12:00:00

This week, I was longing to write about the anachronism

TV and Radio
2006-03-20 12:00:00

A new sitcom has begun on Radio 4.

TV and Radio
2006-03-13 12:00:00

Did Gordon Brown, lately so concerned with Britishness,

Culture
2006-03-06 12:00:00

In the pages of the Guardian, an enjoyable row

TV and Radio
2006-02-27 12:00:00

Not long ago, I recommended a recently relaunched women'

TV and Radio
2006-02-20 12:00:00

When I began this column five months ago, I said that Ia

TV and Radio
2006-02-13 12:00:00

The BBC 5 Live website is incredibly weird.

TV and Radio
2006-02-06 12:00:00

An update on my search for breakfast-time listening.

TV and Radio
2006-01-30 12:00:00

Winifred Robinson is wasted on You and Yours, R

TV and Radio
2006-01-23 12:00:00

Back to my hunt for breakfast listening.

TV and Radio
2006-01-16 12:00:00

I know I was supposed to be investigating breakfast show

TV and Radio
2006-01-09 12:00:00

I have made several radio New Year resolutions.

Culture
2005-12-19 12:00:00

When, three years ago, I began telling people that my st

Music and Performance
2005-12-12 12:00:00

I feel I've been neglecting Radio 2 in this column, thou

TV and Radio
2005-12-05 12:00:00

Trevor's World of Sport, a sitcom starring Neil

TV and Radio
2005-11-28 12:00:00

Why anyone would want to buy a Sarah Montague eggcup, I

TV and Radio
2005-11-21 12:00:00

Since I began this column I have been unstinting in my s

Books
2005-11-14 12:00:00

Why is everyone amazed that Andrew Davies's new BBC1 ada

TV and Radio
2005-11-07 12:00:00

I used to avoid BBC 6 Music.

TV and Radio
2005-10-31 12:00:00

It was stupid of me to write, as I did last week, that I

TV and Radio
2005-10-24 12:00:00

I love the way the steady pleasures of the radio schedul

TV and Radio
2005-10-17 12:00:00

The other day I was in a garage, waiting for my car to r

TV and Radio
2005-10-10 12:00:00

Above all else, BBC Radio and most of the commercial sta

TV and Radio
2005-10-03 12:00:00

If I were a noble, sensible, cultural kind of person, I

TV and Radio
2004-03-15 12:00:00

About 40 years ago, when I was in the brash prime of my

TV and Radio
2002-06-17 12:00:00

The primary selling points for digital audio broadcastin

TV and Radio
2002-06-03 12:00:00

For wireless humorists and parodists, local radio is eas

TV and Radio
2002-05-06 12:00:00

In these days when most computers are capable of becomin

TV and Radio
2002-04-22 12:00:00

Danny Baker divides public opinion violently.

Culture
2002-04-08 12:00:00

After Kenneth Clarke's Jazz Greats series ended

TV and Radio
2002-03-18 12:00:00

Ken Bruce recently joked on his Radio 2 show that he was

TV and Radio
2002-03-04 12:00:00

Many politicians like to suggest that they have a rich "

TV and Radio
2002-02-18 12:00:00

A great deal of fuss was made last year about the BBC's

2002-02-04 12:00:00

Last July, the BBC World Service ended short-wave transm

2002-01-14 12:00:00

What does it take to get ahead in radio these days?

2001-11-26 12:00:00

Back in the days before News 24, when television made it

2001-05-07 12:00:00

Anyone who has heard the new Saturday morning show with

2001-04-16 12:00:00

Back in the Fifties when I used to waltz clumsily around

2001-04-02 12:00:00

"Edwina Currie has a brass neck, a silver tongue and a g

2001-03-19 12:00:00

Radio 4 producers still chatter nostalgically about the

2000-10-16 12:00:00

As a working definition of the BBC World Service, the 19

1999-12-06 12:00:00

Although it didn't exactly pique national interest, a so