Hello from Suffolk, England. Here's five minutes of civilised calm recorded in the peace of the English countryside. With a poem by RS Thomas, Ninetieth Birthday.
"You go up the long track
That will take a car, but is best walked..."
From the show:
– Anne Boleyn's last days
– The battle of Edington, 878
– The world's first postage stamp, the penny black
– Collected poems of RS Thomas
– Music to wake you up – I Still Believe by Frank Turner
(Listen to the full playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLxBpfbS-x5t3GLN-TVXMNSSwnAlum0l8Z)
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