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We sit down for a quick-fire Q&A with broadcasting legend Sir Michael Parkinson ahead of his appearance at Kingston's Rose Theatre on September 11 more

18 Jul 2017 15:08 Interviews

Writer, TV star and ex-MP Edwina Currie tells Miranda Jessop about the joys of septuagenarian life more

12 Jul 2017 10:48 Interviews

Making waves at this year’s International Youth Arts Festival is a musical retelling of Tony Bullimore’s dramatic brush with death in the Southern Ocean. Rosanna Greenstreet catches up with the nautical hero more

19 Jun 2017 16:53 Theatre/Arts

With solo album sales totalling 20 million under her belt, Melanie C has come a long way from her tracksuit-wearing days as Sporty Spice. Jane McGowan finds out more more

19 Jun 2017 16:01 Interviews

Cheeky chappy Olly Murs, star of The X Factor, talks to William Gadsby Peet about his sensible summer tour more

19 Jun 2017 10:00 Interviews

Carlton Kirby is one of the most familiar voices in cycling. Ahead of this year’s Tour de France, the Eurosport commentator tells Fiona Adams how his career took him from Sheffield to Teddington via Norwich and the South Seas more

15 Jun 2017 16:45 Interviews 1 Comments

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Rick Astley has regained his pop star status and is set to rock Hampton Court this month, says Miranda Jessop more

22 May 2017 16:09 Interviews

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Radio 2 favourite Jo Whiley talks kids, gigs and gardening ahead of her Derby Day DJ set at Epsom. Jane McGowan sounds her out more

22 May 2017 15:48 Interviews

June heralds National Volunteer Week. Sophie Farrah revisits the lovely London Wetland Centre and meets some of the willing souls who give up their time to run it more

19 May 2017 10:44 News

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Catherine Whyte gets a masterclass in fruit and veg from Chris Bavin – Walton’s famous former grocer and current presenter of BBC’s Eat Well For Less more

1 May 2017 14:23 Food

William Gadsby Peet talks to Nanette Newman and Lindsay Branagh about their first book together, narky earwigs and the magic of reading more

27 Apr 2017 15:17 Kids/Schools

Jane McGowan catches up with Sasha Regan, the acclaimed director behind the all-male versions of some Gilbert & Sullivan classics more

24 Apr 2017 12:01 Theatre/Arts

Flower deliveries aren’t just for sick friends and Mother’s Day. Madeleine Kingsley finds out more more

24 Apr 2017 11:56 Interviews

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Designer, writer, paint colourist or singer? Why all four, of course! Victor Smart meets the indefatigable Nicky Haslam more

21 Apr 2017 17:34 Interviews

Ignoring the scary advice, blogger and journalist, Amy Baker set out alone for a Great Big Adventure more

31 Mar 2017 11:06 Interviews

Surrey paralympian Hannah Russell has certainly done her county proud. Here, she tells Jane McGowan about life in and out of the pool more

30 Mar 2017 17:22 Interviews

What began with 15 students standing round a piano at lunchtime has grown into a national phenomenon. Jane McGowan catches up with Rock Choir founder Caroline Redman Lusher more

30 Mar 2017 16:57 Interviews

Jane McGowan meets Paul Miller, celebrated artistic director of Richmond’s Orange Tree Theatre more

30 Mar 2017 12:47 Theatre/Arts

Businesswoman, campaigner, friend. Sarah Tucker interviews her long-time pal and the woman who took the Government to court over Brexit more

27 Mar 2017 11:50 Interviews

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Rick Stein, seafood chef and champion of fishermen, has opened his first London restaurant in Barnes. Sophie Farrah finds out what gastronomic delights he has in store more

27 Mar 2017 11:21 Food

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