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.
“Some people are addicted to potatoes and as a result find it rather difficult to have sex.”
Farming Today and Open Country take on seafood.
McGovern’s microphone sagged. “I just had my feeling about this particular planet go down a notch.” “The Beige Planet,” piped up her co-presenter, Lawrence Pollard.
“I think a popular movement might arise from this to take action and lead to new politics!” thrilled a guest on Athens International Radio.
“The exercise of making radio matters,” said a caller. “It’s a symbol of resistance.”
“Sandra Bullock is quite simply the world’s most successful actress,” he informed Sandra Bullock.
It was not just a huge body of songs that emerged but a whole musical style that was markedly non-European.
BBC Radio 4's Natural Histories.
It's the quickest shortcut to gravitas. T S Eliot has been stolen by actors, like burglars with the crown jewels.
The programme slowed palpably to accept the age-old information that people who create beauty aren’t always good and frequently don’t even come close.
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