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20170506 (R4)

"Extraordinary stories, unusual people and a sideways look at the world.

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20170513 (R4)

"Extraordinary stories, unusual people and a sideways look at the world.

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20170520 (R4)

"Extraordinary stories, unusual people and a sideways look at the world.

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20170527 (R4)

"Extraordinary stories, unusual people and a sideways look at the world.

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20170603 (R4)

"Extraordinary stories, unusual people and a sideways look at the world.

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20170610 (R4)

"Extraordinary stories, unusual people and a sideways look at the world.

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20170617 (R4)

"Extraordinary stories, unusual people and a sideways look at the world.

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20170624 (R4)

"Extraordinary stories, unusual people and a sideways look at the world.

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20170701 (R4)

"Extraordinary stories, unusual people and a sideways look at the world.

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20170506 (R4)

Extraordinary stories, unusual people and a sideways look at the world.

20170513 (R4)

Extraordinary stories, unusual people and a sideways look at the world.

20170520 (R4)

Extraordinary stories, unusual people and a sideways look at the world.

20170527 (R4)

Extraordinary stories, unusual people and a sideways look at the world.

20170603 (R4)

Extraordinary stories, unusual people and a sideways look at the world.

20170610 (R4)

Extraordinary stories, unusual people and a sideways look at the world.

20170617 (R4)

Extraordinary stories, unusual people and a sideways look at the world.

20170624 (R4)

Extraordinary stories, unusual people and a sideways look at the world.

20170701 (R4)

Extraordinary stories, unusual people and a sideways look at the world.

20170506 (R4)

Extraordinary stories, unusual people and a sideways look at the world.

20170513 (R4)

Extraordinary stories, unusual people and a sideways look at the world.

20170520 (R4)

Extraordinary stories, unusual people and a sideways look at the world.

20170527 (R4)

Extraordinary stories, unusual people and a sideways look at the world.

20170603 (R4)

Extraordinary stories, unusual people and a sideways look at the world.

20170610 (R4)

Extraordinary stories, unusual people and a sideways look at the world.

20170617 (R4)

Extraordinary stories, unusual people and a sideways look at the world.

20170624 (R4)

Extraordinary stories, unusual people and a sideways look at the world.

20170701 (R4)

Extraordinary stories, unusual people and a sideways look at the world.

Leo Sayer20170429 (R4)

The singer/songwriter Leo Sayer joins Aasmah Mir and the Rev. Richard Coles.

The singer/songwriter Leo Sayer joins Aasmah Mir and the Rev. Richard Coles.

Roy Hudd20170422 (R4)

Entertainer, comedian and actor Roy Hudd joins Kate Silverton and the Rev Richard Coles.

Entertainer, comedian and actor Roy Hudd joins Kate Silverton and the Rev Richard Coles.

"Entertainer, comedian and actor Roy Hudd joins Kate Silverton and the Rev Richard Coles.

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Sharleen Spiteri20170513 (R4)

Sharleen Spiteri joins Aasmah Mir and the Rev Richard Coles in the studio.

joins Aasmah Mir and the Rev Richard Coles in the studio.

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20171104 (BBC Radio 4)

ctly superfan, and The Rev. Richard Coles updates us on his preparations for Strictly Come Dancing.
Johnny Ball reveals his Inheritance Tracks - Sing Sing Sing (With a Swing) performed by Benny Goodman and the title track of Guys and Dolls.

My Life, by Gloria Hunniford is published on 19 October.
Silence in the Age of Noise by Erling Kagge.
The Anna Karenina Fix is by Viv Groskop.
Wonders beyond numbers: A brief history of all things mathematical, by Johnny Ball.

Producer: Louise Corley
Editor: Eleanor Garland.

Aasmah Mir and the Rev Richard Coles are joined by broadcaster and actor Reggie Yates. From Desmonds to Top of the Pops, he's been on camera nearly all of his life, but it's as a documentary filmmaker that he's now familiar, investigating everything from religion in South Africa, race and homophobia in Russia to gun crime in Chicago.
John Virgo has spent the last forty years playing snooker as a player and commentator. Famous for his impersonations of fellow players from Ray Reardon to Alex 'Hurricane' Higgins and and his jazzy waistcoats, he'll be telling us how he went from a childhood in Salford, through smoky snooker dens, to winning the UK Snooker Championship.
Mandy Hickson is a former Royal Air Force fast jet pilot - only the second woman to fly a Tornado GR4 aircraft - who served on the front line defending the no fly zone in the Gulf.
Julia Newth is a Bewick swan specialist at the Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust, who is awaiting the arrival of the Bewick swans to the UK this weekend from their summer billets in Russia's Arctic north.
The musician, Benny Andersson, formerly of the seventies group Abba reveals his Inheritance Tracks - Rattvikarnas Ganglat by Dalarnas Spelmansforbund Mon oeur S'ouvre A Ta Voix (Samson Et Dalila) by Maria Callas.

If you are listening to this programme on demand, competitions may no longer be running.

Unseen by Reggie Yates is published by BBC Books.
Say Goodnight JV - John Virgo - My Autobiography is published by John Blake.

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