INSIGHT Winter 2017 (Edition 139)

Recorded: 
Saturday, 2 December 2017
Track Summary Audio
1: Introduction
2: Darters Christmas Pudding

We're starting this edition with a recipe for those of you that have not yet made a Christmas Pudding. You may remember in our Autumn edition Val Swarbrick...

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3: Interview by Geoffrey Archer with Gillian Keegan MP

Gillian Keegan talks to Geoffrey Archer about her early life, her career, how she became involved with politics and some of her views on loacal issues.

4: I Keep My Snowman in the Freezer

Arctic winds blowing across Sussex have not yet brought us any snow this Winter, but here's a little foretaste in case they do. Madeline Doman reads I...

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5: Cycle Race. Interview by Dick Bunker with Nigel Brooks

Nigel has been putting time into getting fit enought to take part in one of the great events of the cycling calendar. Here he talks with Dick Bunker.

6: King John's Christmas

History has not dealt kindly with King John, despite him signing the Magna Carta, but A A Milne made him in a sympathetic character in King John's Christmas...

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7: Brewing in Sussex

Christmas and New Year are usually celebrated with a drink of alcohol. University of Chichester lecturer Doctor David Muggleton is so fascinated by beer and...

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8: Christmas Dinner at Mount Vernon

Still on the subject of food and drink, we cross the Atlantic to hear from Christopher Doman about the menu for a Christmas dinner prepared for George and...

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9: Old Sussex Superstitions

We're returning to Sussex to hear about the superstitions and curious beliefs of old Sussex, as collected and written down by W H Johnson. Chris Aldred...

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10: Solent Male Voice Choir and the History of Singing

Christmas wouldn't be Christmas without the carols and festive songs we know and love and in recent years there has been a resurgence in the popularity of...

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