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.
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Peter Bradshaw's “Reunion”, read by Tom Hollander, was the perfect afternoon short story.
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Rad, who is now in the UK but is from a family of medics in Aleppo, had something that is rare for the show: insight.
Alexander, the frontman of Years and Years, makes the case for Corbyn.
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