This weeks Listening (17-23/02/14)

This weeks Listening (17-23/02/14)

Warning: These programmes can only be listened to while they are being broadcast, after the original broadcast or if they are repeats. Monday 17: Farming Today: Illegal poaching in the UK, 5.45 GMT, http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03vd5j1 Beyond Belief: The role of religion in Putin’s Russia, 16.30 GMT, http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03vdknf Just a Minute: Comedy, 18.30 GMT, http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03vdknk Tuesday 18: One to One: … Continue reading

Listening 10/02/14

Listening 10/02/14

Beyond Belief: the spiritual roots of yoga, 16.30 GMT, http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03trq8c Just a minute: comedy, the panelists must speak for 1 minute without hesitation, deviation or repetition, 18.30 GMT, http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03trq8h

Sport or Education? (essay)

Sport or Education? (essay)

Governments should spend more money on education than sport. Do you agree or disagree? http://www.theguardian.com/sport/datablog/2012/jul/26/london-2012-olympics-money http://www.independent.co.uk/news/education/education-news/teachers-to-stage-strike-in-march-citing-michael-goves-relentless-attack-on-every-aspect-of-teachers-working-lives-9114359.html http://www.theguardian.com/education/2014/feb/07/teachers-strike-england-wales-pay-pensions http://www.theguardian.com/education/2014/feb/04/further-education-funding-cuts-hit-students-and-colleges http://www.theguardian.com/society/2014/feb/04/two-thirds-adults-overweight-england-public-health http://www.theguardian.com/society/2014/feb/02/food-crusaders-challenge-cut-sugar http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/health-and-families/health-news/childhood-obesity-obsession-masks-fitness-time-bomb-8846597.html http://www.bases.org.uk/write/documents/pages6-7.pdf http://www.patient.co.uk/health/obesity-and-overweight-in-children http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-26049332

Listening 08/02/14

Listening 08/02/14

Radio 5 live: Six Nations 2014 (rugby), after a crushing defeat to Ireland and a near loss to France, both teams have something to prove, Scotland v England, 17.00 GMT, http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03trvgt The Now Show: comedy, 12.30 GMT, http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03t3dvv Women’s Hour: WWI and the impact it had on women, 16.00 GMT, http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03tr28d The Bottom Line: Business school or school … Continue reading

Listening 04/02/14

Listening 04/02/14

Womens Hour: Women and homophobia in Russia, 10.00 GMT, http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03srqzf Nature (1/7): The sounds of Iceland’s landscape, 11.00 GMT, http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03srqzk You and Yours: Should parents be penalised for taking theit children out of school during term time, 12.00 GMT, http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03srqzk A Brief History of Mathematics(2/10): How a solution to a 1700′s problem  helped us access internet today, 13.45 … Continue reading

Listening 29/01/14

Listening 29/01/14

Whatever Happened to Community? (1/3): Looking at the nature of community, 11,00 GMT, http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03jz22w Money Box Live: How you splt up your wealth after a divorce, 15.00 GMT, http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03s76cy Bringing up Britain (3/3): Shared leave after the birth of a child, 20.00 GMT, http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03s76dp

Listening 27/01/14

Listening 27/01/14

Farming Today: How the weather is affecting the apple producers in Britain, 5.45 GMT, http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03s6mdm Women’s Hour: how glossies are changing, 10.00 GMT, http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03s6mdw You and Yours: how children are using e-cigarettes, 12.00 GMT, http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03s6mf4 The Unbelievable Truth: comedy based on truths and lies, 18.30 GMT http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03s6pjn

Comedy

Comedy

For those of you wanting a taste of British comedy, take your pick from the many shows on offer at : http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio/programmes/genres/comedy/player

Listening 26/01/14

Listening 26/01/14

Food Programme: how Greek yoghurt created a worldwide craze, 12.32 GMT, http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03s6jtq Witness: In 1964 a group of West German students helped more than 50 people escape from East Berlin, 14.45 GMT, http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03s6jtv More or Less: The impact immigration has on the public purce, 20.00 GMT, http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03qfzgx Thinking allowed: (27/01/14) The role of music in ourlives, 00.15 GMT, http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03q9q2n