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The home of intelligent speech, journalism, comedy and drama. Discover more on the free @bbcsounds app: https://t.co/i9dFTEdNvh

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@BBCSounds  @HaltonHannah  " @missbartonB  @GregProopso  @louistherouxys  and girls don't seem to develop different preferences until they are over the age of two. " on @harpistkat  @BBCSounds  13/ #R4docthread 

What are you mostly binging on during the lockdown? 📺🎧📘🔘

"This feature is about the power of poetry. And about seeing the world differently from everyone around you. " 14/ @BBCSounds  #R4docthread 

This music mix is very popular on the @BBCSounds  app right now, just fyi.

🎮 A few months ago we asked you if a video game had ever changed your life… This Game Changed my Life is a new podcast, presented by Aoife Wilson@AoifeLockhart ) and @itsJuliaHardy  and it's on @BBCSounds 

It's a late-night comedy coronacast! @jonholmes1 , @jakeyapp , @Ommasalma  and @Natt  Tapley drop in on isolated home-bound guests. Starts Thursday at 11pm and subscribe to the podcast on @BBCSounds 

Behind the scenes with frontline NHS staff on the wards coping with the onset of COVID-19

"…even when their true feelings remain mysterious." Flirting in the movies - a terrific short film by @sankles , for @bbcarts .

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‘I know he loved me’: @IanWright0  on the man who changed his life – his teacher, Mr Pigden#desertislanddiscs  with @laurenlaverne 

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Harriet Tubman, born into slavery, will replace slave-owner Andrew Jackson on the $20 bill:

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LBC radio presenter @mrjamesob  says "it's a disgrace" that trusting experts rather than politicians on Brexit has made him a "stand out in British journalism" | @amolrajan 

"Then we ask ourselves if climate change is real. These are never-before-seen natural phenomena." Mexico hail: Ice 1.5m thick carpets Mexico's Guadalajara:

Netflix and the BBC are "incomparable" and the government doesn't get that, says media analyst Claire Enders. | @amolrajan 

We are desperately sad to announce that Jeremy Hardy, mainstay of I'm Sorry I Haven't A Clue and The News Quiz, and one of the funniest people around, has died of cancer aged 57. Our thoughts are with all who knew and loved him.

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We brought together natural history broadcasting legend David Attenborough and global climate activist @GretaThunberg  for the first time. Hear their discussion on @BBCr4today  this morning or watch it online:

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