Episodes

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19941223]

Four programmes which scan through the airwaves of other countries to find out what they are listening to.

1: Around the Wireless in 15 Minutes News from All India Radio, weather from Radio Jamaica, the breakfast

Programme Good Morning Accra, and the Godslot in the form of Radio Vaticana's Ask the Abbot.

Simon Fanshawe looks at the bits 'n' pieces that make up the daily schedules of radio stations around the world. Producer Miriam Akhtar

Genome: [r4 Bd=19941223]

Unknown: Simon Fanshawe

Producer: Miriam Akhtar

Genome: [r4 Bd=19941230]

2: Shock Jocks. They're rude, they're Crude, they're lewd - they're the shock Jocks. Simon Fanshawe looks at the cult of aggressive phone-in hosts. Producer Miriam Akhtar

Repeated New Year's Day 6.15pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19941230]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19950101]

2: Shock Jocks. Simon Fanshawe looks at the cult of radio phone-in hosts. Repeated from Friday

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950101]

Unknown: Simon Fanshawe

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950106]

Simon Fanshawe surfs the airwaves of other countries.

3: Love Is in the Air. Desperate and dateless, lonely hearts, emotional counsellors and sex therapists. Plus the station that refuses to play songs with love or sex in the lyrics.

Producer Miriam Akhtar. Rptd Sun at 6.15pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950106]

Unknown: Simon Fanshawe

Producer: Miriam Akhtar.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950108]

Simon Fanshawe scans the airwaves.

Repeated from Friday

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950108]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19950113]

Last of the series in which

Simon Fanshawe surfs the world's airwaves to find out what other people are listening to.

Topical Tips. Advice as given out by Auntie: gardening phone-ins worldwide, tips on dry-cleaning from

Hong Kong, American Forces Network with their tips to servicemen and women on how to blend in with the natives, and suggestions on etiquette from Radio Stockholm. Producer Miriam Akhtar

Repeated Sunday at 6.15pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950113]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19950115]

In the last of the series,

Simon Fanshawe looks at advice programmes. Repeated from Friday

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950115]