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Articles Tagged 'Desert Island Discs'

Simon Mayo as James Bond and Mark Kermode as Blofeld in a promotional shot for ‘Mark Kermode and Simon Mayo’s Film Reviews’ (Pic: BBC)

6 British Podcasts You Should Download Now

The true-life murder mystery Serial became a worldwide phenomenon late last year, focusing attention on the art of podcasting. Here’s a selection of podcasts from the other side of the Atlantic. Some are long and involved and will spark a lifelong loyalty with secret codes and special handshakes and all that stuff. Others are short, […]

Happy 70th Birthday, ‘Desert Island Discs’

Never mind Doctor Who and the paltry 50 years (not counting breaks) that it has graced the TV schedules, this weekend sees an anniversary of even greater magnitude, one which can lay claim to an equally strong grip on the public imagination too. On the 29th of January 1942, a new radio show was launched […]