Antonia Quirke is an author and journalist. She is a presenter on The Film Programme and Pick of the Week (Radio 4) and Film 2015 and The One Show (BBC 1). She writes a column on radio for the New Statesman.
The breakfast show on 102.5 FM Sportiva blasts from windows and my friend Lucia sucks her teeth as we wind on foot through the cars. “Che STRESS.”
The Forum: Underground looked at the increasing number of people living underground – and those exploring among the dead.
Bragg's new series is an Ozone-fresh take on an old topic.
BBC Radio 4's My Muse sees Kathryn Williams explore the eerie side of Plath's life.
From the quirky to the downright awkward, the best of this season's cricketing radio.
Over the radio, J R R Tolkien's precise and musical voice told us why he'd never have gone to hunt a dragon.
August radio should be like a corkboard, with a few gems pinned here and there. Heck, Don’t Vote for Him is one.
Tuesday, and yet another shout-out to listeners who might remember the making of the 1974 film of Swallows and Amazons.
Listening to the presenters discuss Wimbledon on Radio 5 Live, their admiration was clear. But where was the crackle?
Listening to Roald Dahl: In His Own Words was like hearing the writer's whole ouvre compressed into one short monologue.
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