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[Repeated from Monday 11am.] Lectures from the RSA in which eminent thinkers explore avenues for tackling today's primary social challenges. This week Maurice Wren, Chief Executive of the Refugee Council; Dr Claire Spencer, Senior research fellow for the Middle East and North Africa Programme and Second Century Initiative at Chatham House; Hashi Mohamed, Barrister and broadcaster and Matthew Taylor, RSA Chief Executive discuss the ramifications of the current refugee crisis in Europe.
On next · 8:00am - 9:00am
[Repeated from Tuesday noon.] An hour of contemporary, international folk and acoustic music from London’s go to folk club The Nest Collective, covering the...
Coming up · 9:00am - 10:00am
[Repeated from Thursday 8pm.] Johnny Jameson welcomes Irish globetrotting duo Foster and Allen in this celebration of their 40 years on the road. They have...
Coming up · 10:00am - 10:30am
[Repeated from Tuesday 10pm.] Anarchist perspectives with Yodet Gherez and Donnacha DeLong. This week's guest: cultural commentator Maryam Namazie, who has...
Coming up · 10:30am - 11:00am
[Repeated from Tuesday 1.30pm.] Janet Gunter, Ugo Vallauri and Dave Pickering (of Getting Better Acquainted) host a different kind of gadget show, discussing...
Coming up · 11:00am - 12:00pm
Alternative Radio, established in 1986, is a weekly one-hour public affairs programme offered free to all public radio stations in the US, Canada, Europe and...
Coming up · 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Every kind of music from Krautrock, 60’s psych and crime-jazz to baile-funk, progressive rock, blaxploitation soundtracks, no-wave disco, ghetto-tech and...
Coming up · 1:00pm - 2:00pm
A discussion show dedicated to political theory, current affairs hosted by James Butler and Aaron Bastani. Visit novaramedia.com for more information....
Coming up · 2:00pm - 2:30pm
[Repeated from Wednesday 7.30pm.] Eleonore Desnos explores French audio oddities and delights a la carte. Today she looks at Résistance, the only band...
Coming up · 2:30pm - 3:30pm
A programme of multiple agendas presented by William English. This week: filmmaker and writer Nicky Hamlyn talks about the 59th London Film Festival which...
Coming up · 3:30pm - 4:00pm
[Repeated from Wednesday 9pm.] An English language show with Fari Bradley focused on traces of the Persian Empire, contemporary Iranian, Middle Eastern and...
3:00pm - 3:30pm
Short and occasional works for radio. Today: Some Call It Noise by Dan Tapper: a documentary looking at the sounds, artists and experts working with Very Low Frequency (VLF) sound, presented as a stream of consciousness sound work which can be experienced on multiple levels.
4:00pm - 4:30pm
A three-part series in which Tamsin Rosewell looks at the work of visionary artist and poet William Blake. Blake's poem, The Tyger, is one that we all at least half-remember from school, and there are many different theories as to its meaning. In this final show, Tamsin considers not only the words of the poem, but looks at its setting as one of Blake's many beautifully 'illuminated' works. [Repeated Wednesday 10am.]
8:00pm - 9:00pm
Johnny Jameson welcomes Irish globetrotting duo Foster and Allen in this celebration of their 40 years on the road. They have thrilled crowds from Dublin to South Africa, New York to Australia, and sold millions of albums. Tonight, listeners have a chance to win two sets of tickets to see Foster and Allen at the Beck Theatre, Hayes, Middlesex, on 31 October. [Repeated Friday 9am.]