In 1950 Professor Alan Gemmell joined the team and the sparky banter and astonishing good gardening sense of Fred Loads, Bill Sowerbutts and Alan Gemmell brightened listening for over 30 years. Entertainment and Enlightenment – always a strong combination.
What time is Gardeners Question Time on Radio 4 today?
To hear Chris’s journey and the team’s emotional introduction to this plant, tune into Gardeners’ Question Time today on BBC Radio 4 @ 2pm.
Who was the guest on Desert Island Discs yesterday?
Robert Plant, singer and songwriter.
Who is the new Gardeners World presenter?
Monty Don prepares for new series. The beloved series which attracts millions of viewers every week is set to return, with Monty Don remaining lead presenter from his garden, Longmeadow.
Who is the BBC Gardener?
Catch up on BBC Radio
Your gardening calls answered with Jonathan Ray and our gardening expert Reg Moule.
Who is the PR4L?
Kathy Clugston’s voice is well-known to radio listeners: she presents the news on BBC Radio 4 and the BBC World Service, provides voices for The Folks on the Hill on Radio Ulster and is the PR4L (Posh Radio 4 Lady) on The Scott Mills Show on Radio 1.
How do I contact Gardeners Question Time?
Send us an email now to [email protected]
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What time is Gardeners Question Time?
Visitors will get the chance to meet the GQT panellists, put their questions to them in person, and participate in demonstrations and horticultural happenings across the gardens. There are 2 recordings of Gardeners’ Question Time on the day at 11am and 1pm.
Where can I listen to Desert Island Discs?
BBC Radio 4 – Desert Island Discs – Available now.
Why is Adam Frost doing Gardeners World?
The Gardeners’ World presenter said he’d be visiting other vegetable gardens for inspiration as he starts his new gardening venture. Adam also wants to add a gravel feature among the raised parts of his back garden and has moved several pots and plants from his previous home.
Who is the posh Radio 4 Lady?
|Born||22 August 1969 Belfast, Northern Ireland|
|Education||Methodist College Queen’s University Belfast|
|Occupation||Newsreader Continuity announcer|
|Notable credit(s)||BBC Radio 3 BBC Radio 4 BBC World Service|
What happened to Goodrich Quality Theaters?
The company filed for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy protection in February 2020. All employees were terminated March 19, 2020 without notice largely due to the COVID-19 pandemic, as many movie theaters were closed by government order in many states.
How do I contact the BBC with a question?
You can contact BBC News about the pandemic and answering common questions (you can get in touch by emailing [email protected] or using the hashtag #BBCYourQuestions on Twitter).
How do I email gardeners world?
- Editorial queries: [email protected]
- Q&A questions: q&[email protected]
- Letters page: [email protected]
What is the most played song on Desert Island Discs?
The most common favourite discs are Bach’s St Matthew Passion and Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro (each chosen by 32 castaways), followed by Messiah, Bach’s Mass in B minor, and Schubert’s String Quintet.
Who presents Desert Island Discs today?
It was devised and originally presented by Roy Plomley. Since 2018 the programme has been presented by Lauren Laverne.
Who is the person on Desert Island Discs today?
Thom is today’s guest on Desert Island Discs with Lauren Laverne at 11.15am on BBC Radio 4.
Is Desert Island Discs on BBC sounds?
BBC Sounds – Desert Island Discs – Available Episodes.
What were Tom Hanks Desert Island Discs?
Tom Hanks Desert Island Discs
Kirsty Young’s castaway is Tom Hanks. From ‘Big’ to ‘Sleepless in Seattle’, ‘Captain Phillips’ to ‘Apollo 13’, his long and distinguished film-making career has brought him multiple awards and many plaudits.
What songs did Alexei Sayle choose on Desert Island Discs?
- Carlos Gardel. Volver.
- Joan Baez. Joe Hill.
- Yuli Khayt. Aviator’s March.
- Kurt Weill.
- Janis Joplin.
- Robert Wyatt.
- Ice Cube.
- Dizzee Rascal.
Who wrote Desert Island Discs theme?
The theme tune to Desert Island Discs is Eric Coates’s By the Sleepy Lagoon, a light orchestral piece written in 1930. In 2012, the piece was even played by the BBC Concert Orchestra at the Royal Albert Hall as part of the BBC Proms season.
What radio station is Desert Island Discs on?
BBC Radio 4 – Desert Island Discs.
Is Desert Island Discs on Spotify?
Desert Island Discs and other BBC podcasts now available on Spotify.
Who has been on Desert Island Discs twice?
‘ Ian Leslie, who works on Radio 4’s Before They Were Famous, responded: ‘Hugh Laurie has been on Desert Island Discs twice. I didn’t even know that was allowed.
How many Desert Island Discs are there?
What is Desert Island Discs? The format is simple – a guest is invited to choose eight discs, a book and a luxury to take with them as they’re castaway on a mythical desert island. They’re given the complete works of Shakespeare and the Bible.
When can I listen to Desert Island Discs?
Desert Island Discs is now first on BBC Sounds
New episodes will now be available first on Sounds for 28 days before other podcast apps.
What year did Desert Island Discs start?
Desert Island Discs was devised by Roy Plomley, who presented the first edition on 29 January 1942. It was recorded two days earlier with comedian Vic Oliver, in the bomb-damaged Maida Vale Studios. The success of the programme has always owed much to its simple format, which allows for sometimes revealing interviews.
What would you take to a desert island?
- Fishing net. The most important thing: food.
- A box of matches. The fish needs to be cooked.
- Hammock. Most desert islands are chock-full of trees, and a hammock would be the perfect option for sleeping.
- Insect repellent.
- Sun protection.
- boboli swimwear.
How would you survive on a desert island?
- Find a source of drinking water.
- Find/build a shelter.
- Build a fire.
- Create rescue signals.
- Find a source of food.
- Create tools for catching food.
- Fashion weapons for self defense.
- Create a raft to leave the island.
What age is Carol Vorderman?
61 years (December 24, 1960)
What religion is Michael Perry?
|The Very Reverend Michael A. Perry, O.F.M.|
|Predecessor||José Rodríguez Carballo, O.F.M.|
|Successor||Massimo Fusarelli, O.F.M.|
Where does Michael Perry live?
He lives with his wife and two daughters in rural Wisconsin; in addition to writing, Perry maintains a farm, raising chickens and formerly pigs. Perry hosts the nationally syndicated Tent Show Radio, performs as a humorist, and tours with his band, the Long Beds.
Who is Michael Perry gardener?
Perhaps best-known as Mr Plant Geek, the award-winning horticulturist, television and radio presenter Michael Perry waxes lyrical about the joy he gets from his newly designed urban garden. If you were to ask me what my favourite season is, I’d say spring, the season of promise and renewal.
Where is GQT?
Kathy Clugston and the team are in Exbury, Hampshire.
Where does Michael Perry live in Wisconsin?
Population 4: Michael Perry and Family Hunker Down in Eau Claire County. Wisconsin author Michael Perry creates a daily, online visit with his fans. Before he wrote books for a living, Michael Perry worked in healthcare.
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