Category Archives: radio

Women in India

I really want to believe that sexist attitudes towards women in India will change. But as a product of that patriarchal society myself, I know only too well how deeply those attitudes are ingrained. It will be a struggle.

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Animal Farm on Radio 4

This is Orwell’s own radio adaptation. It’s bloody amazing. Sent shivers down my spine.

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Radio 4: Chain Reaction – Simon Day Interviews Peter Hook

Still love New Order almost 20 years after I first discovered them. Interesting to hear Peter Hook looking back on Madchester and the old days.

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Radio 2

If I listen to the radio, it’s generally Radio 4. But I’ve been listening to Radio 2, due to it being left on for my in-laws’ budgie, and I’ve liked some of it. So I had it on in the … Continue reading

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Richard Herring’s Objective

I really like Richard Herring. This episode moved me to request that Mr W sport a Hitler moustache. He declined.

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Radio 4 last week

Kathy Burke from Desert Island Discs Afternoon Play: Tall Stories by Samina Baig

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Radio 4 this week

Desi Pubs.

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We are a Muslim, Please

I just listened to it and loved it. This episode at least reminds of my childhood in Wolverhampton. I look forward to reading the book:

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Radio 4 this week

Just William: Pursuin’ Happiness, The Revenge. Love Just William as a kid, still do now. Woman’s Hour: Choosing to be Childfree and the subsequent phone-in. The Now Show. I’m Sorry I Haven’t a Clue. We went to watch the recording … Continue reading

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