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Presenters recommend their favourite podcasts and speak to the people who make them.

Presenters recommend their favourite podcasts and speak to the people who make them.
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United Kingdom

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BBC

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Presenters recommend their favourite podcasts and speak to the people who make them.

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English


Episodes

Geoff Lloyd, Richard Herring and Stephen Fry

10/18/2018
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Geoff Lloyd joins Amanda Litherland to recommend the best podcasts. They chat to Richard Herring about his long-running podcast, 'Richard Herring's Leicester Square Theatre Podcast'. Also, Stephen Fry joins Amanda for an exclusive interview. They discuss his latest podcast, 'Victorian Secrets', which offers a surprising new perspective on the era.

Duration:01:05:24

Rowan Slaney: 'Capital' and 'Everything Is Alive'

10/11/2018
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Made for 4 Extra. Amanda Litherland is joined by Rowan Slaney to recommend two improvised comedy podcasts - 'Capital' and 'Everything Is Alive'.

Duration:00:57:53

Cariad Lloyd: 'Dear Joan and Jericha' and 'Where Should We Begin?'

10/4/2018
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Made for 4 Extra. Amanda Litherland and Cariad Lloyd recommend advice podcasts, featuring 'Where Should We Begin?' with Esther Perel and 'Dear Joan and Jericha'.

Duration:00:59:12

BBC Music Day

9/27/2018
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Made for 4 Extra. It's BBC Music Day and Amanda and Luke recommend some of the best podcasts about music including Pitch, Classical Fix and Young Musician.

Duration:00:59:14

Jon Ronson and Podcast Festivals

9/20/2018
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Made for 4 Extra. Amanda Litherland visits both the London Podcast Festival and the Audible Spoken Worlds Festival where she chats to Jon Ronson about The Butterfly Effect.

Duration:01:00:04

Jess Fostekew: Desert Island Dishes and Food Psych

9/13/2018
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Made for 4 Extra. Amanda Litherland is joined by Jess Fostekew to recommend the best food podcasts

Duration:00:56:34

David McGuire: Two Shot and How To Be A Girl

9/6/2018
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Made for 4 Extra. Amanda Litherland is joined by David McGuire to recommend the best podcasts.

Duration:01:01:38

Rowan Slaney: Daughter

8/30/2018
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Made for 4 Extra. Rowan Slaney joins Amanda Litherland to recommend the best podcasts. Including Daughter, the untold stories of the podcast host's mother.

Duration:00:53:31

Luke Jones: Slow Burn and Caliphate

8/23/2018
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Made for 4 Extra. Luke Jones joins Amanda Litherland to recommend political podcasts. Including Slow Burn, an in depth look at the Clinton impeachment, and Caliphate, which examines ISIS.

Duration:00:58:47

Simon O'Hagan: Backlisted and Freedom, Books, Flowers & The Moon

8/17/2018
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Made for 4 Extra. Host Amanda Litherland is joined by Simon O'Hagan who picks his favourite literary podcasts: Backlisted and Freedom, Books, Flowers and the Moon from the TLS.

Duration:00:58:20

Emma Gannon: Nobody Panic and The Poetry Exchange

8/9/2018
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Made for 4 Extra. Emma Gannon joins Amanda Litherland to recommend favourite podcasts. Including Nobody Panic and The Poetry Exchange.

Duration:00:58:27

Olly Mann: The Political Party and Hidden Mickeys

8/2/2018
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Made for 4 Extra. Olly Mann joins Amanda Litherland to recommend favourite podcasts. Features the Political Party with Matt Forde and Hidden Mickeys featuring Natalie Palamides and Carrie Poppy.

Duration:00:58:01

David McGuire: Swipe Left Swipe Left and Love + Radio

7/26/2018
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Made for 4 Extra. David McGuire joins Amanda Litherland to recommend favourite podcasts, including Swipe Left Swipe Left, and Love + Radio.

Duration:01:03:00

Daljit Nagra: The Poetry Koan and The Paris Review

7/24/2018
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Poet Daljit Nagra and Sarah Wade recommend favourite podcasts. Daljit chooses The Poetry Koan in which a guest prescribes a poem to make you feel better. A poem to have to hand in an existential First Aid Kit. They chat to its host, Steve Wasserman. And The Paris Review podcast. The revered quarterly literary journal now has a podcast drawing on a treasure trove of interviews, readings and manuscripts from an archive stretching back 64 years. If you would like to recommend a podcast , please...

Duration:00:57:14

Jessica Fostekew: Self Renovators and Ctrl Alt Delete

7/11/2018
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Made for 4 Extra. Jessica Fostekew joins Amanda Litherland to recommend her favourite podcasts, including Self Renovators and Ctrl Alt Delete.

Duration:00:58:41

Cariad Lloyd: The Bear Pack and Fact Up

7/5/2018
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Cariad Lloyd and Amanda Litherland recommend favourite improvised comedy podcasts. Featuring improvised radio plays from The Bear Pack, and an interview with Steen Raskopoulos. Also character comedy in Fact Up.

Duration:00:58:19

Luke Jones: The Daily and Brexitcast

6/28/2018
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Made for 4 Extra. Luke Jones and Amanda Litherland recommend favourite news podcasts. Featuring Brexitcast, The Daily from the New York Times, and an interview with Michael Barbaro.

Duration:00:58:17

Deborah Frances-White: Grownupland and the Three Track Podcast

6/21/2018
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Made for 4 Extra. Deborah Frances-White joins Amanda Litherland to recommend her favourite podcasts, including Grownupland and the Three Track Podcast.

Duration:00:58:43

Luke Jones: Table Manners with Jessie Ware, Hoovering

6/14/2018
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Luke Jones and Amanda Litherland recommend their favourite podcasts. Their first pick is Table Manners with Jessie Ware, after which they interview the singer along with Lennie, her mum and co-host. Also featured is Hoovering, a podcast about eating with comedian Jessica Fostekew.

Duration:00:57:16

Mark Billingham: Two Crime Writers and a Microphone, and The Story Collider

6/8/2018
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Radio 4Extra explores the world of podcasts and finds the best on offer. Each week a guest presenter will recommend one or two podcasts from the BBC and beyond. From some of the most popular series, to lesser-known hidden gems, they will feature their favourite finds and speak with the people who make them. This week Peter McHugh is joined by the creator of Detective Inspector Tom Thorne, the crime writer Mark Billingham, and host of the A Stab In the Dark podcast. They'll be listening to...

Duration:00:59:35