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Unhappy families

Published: July 2, 2015
Written by Nicky Harman

Nicky Harman reads a classic collection of short stories by a craftswoman of the form.

Bend It Like Beckham

Published: July 2, 2015
Written by Cary Gee

As England’s women footballers heroically bow out of the World Cup, Cary Gee enjoys a musical journey into the world of the women’s game and cultural identity.

Not A Game For Boys

Published: July 2, 2015
Written by Cary Gee

Cary Gee sees 80s TV star Bobby Davro take control of the ping-pong table.

Facing Waterloo

Published: July 2, 2015
Written by Graham Kirby

Graham Kirby has been listening to some programmes about European herd men.

The spice of life

Published: July 2, 2015
Written by Les Hull

Les Hull looks at TV variety and the new series of Lottery-winners drama The Syndicate.

Everyday Borders

Published: July 2, 2015
Written by Mark Metcalf

Mark Metcalf views Everyday Borders, a new 50-minute documentary film on how immigration controls are moving from the margin into everyday life.

Boorman swansong?

Published: June 13, 2015
Written by Patrick Mulcahy

Queen and Country Director: John Boorman Avengers – Age of Ultron Director: Joss Whedon

Reversal of fortune

Published: June 13, 2015
Written by Graham Kirby

What’s Left Radio 4 Every Case Tells A Story Radio 4 Archive on 4: The War Games File Radio 4 Archive on 4: Leaders Under The Lights Radio 4 Extra …