BBC Radio 4. A GOOD READ With Guest COLIN DEXTER.

Hello everyone and welcome to a new post. This is a recording of an episode from 2001 of the BBC Radio 4 programme A Good Read.

The show has as a guest, Colin Dexter. The show, A Good Read, has a few guests on the show to talk of some new book releases. One of the books is a new anthology released in 2001 of the poems of AE Housman, one of Colin’s favourite poets.

Many of you will know AE Houseman from his poem, How Clear, How Lovely Bright which is quoted both in the Endeavour episode, Neverland  and the Morse episode The Remorseful Day. 

Firstly here is my video of Shaun Evans and John Thaw quoting part of the poem.

Now for Colin Dexter in BBC radio 4’s A Good Read.

Author: Chris Sullivan

After having looked after my mum for some 11 years she is now unfortunately in a nursing home. I'm afraid her dementia worsened as did her physical capabilities. So, for the first time in 21 years I find myself no longer caring for anyone. Apart from my mum I was also a single parent to two children and also looked after my dad who had Alzheimers, (he died in 2005). So, I have decided to return to University to try and get another degree this time in English Literature. (My other degree I got some 30 years ago is one in Ecological Science. Firstly I have to complete an intensive year at college which starts at the end of August 2018. If I pass the college year I will then be able to go straight into Edinburgh University. A busy time ahead made even busier by my writing a book on the TV series, Lewis.

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