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Archive for June, 2016

Newsday: solar power

last thursday (20th june), on bbc world service radio
newsday includes …

The world’s tallest solar power tower is being built in the desert in southern Israel. The Ashalim Tower will be 240 metres high and it’s hoped that it will meet the country’s renewable energy needs.
Newsday’s Alan Kasujja spoke to Eran Gartner, the head of Megalim Solar Power Limited.”


PM: Jon Lansman

last monday afternoon (20th june) 5.40-5.55pm, on bbc radio 4
jon lansman (in the at lunch with … series) (part of the pm programme) (presented by becky milligan)

“I think there is a problem with anti-semitism in society, and the Labour Party is not immune from it. …
John Mann unfortunately is one of that small band of MPs who since Jeremy was elected, in fact even before he was elected, has been doing its best to undermine him publicly.”


FOOC: Kevin Connolly

thursday 16th june, 11.18-11.29am, on bbc radio 4
from our own correspondent (presented by kate adie) concludes with …

Kevin Connolly is off to a new BBC posting. He points out that within half an hour’s walk of his present home in Jerusalem, some of the defining dramas of the ancient world played themselves out. He also talks of the pleasures and pitfalls of Middle East reporting today.”


Tftd: Laura Janner-Klausner 21/6/2016

last thursday morning (21st june), 7.47-7.50am, on bbc radio 4
thought for the day, by rabbi laura janner-klausner

“Caleb Joshua and Major Peake model how we can reassess our reactions so that we can experience the blackest black as tranquility instead of turbulence.”


Tftd: Laura Janner-Klausner 14/6/2016

tuesday 14th june, 7.48-7.51am, on bbc radio 4
thought for the day, by rabbi laura janner-klausner

“It’s also our duty as humanity to confront evil and not to be silent in the face of hatred; that we mustn’t stand idly by when our neighbour’s blood is shed and that we have to respect all human beings and the inherent value of all human life; we are all created in God’s image.… It’s crucial that LGBT people, whether they call themselves “she”, “he” or “they”, can live in security and, of course, with pride.”


P4t: Julia Neuberger 14/6/2016

last tuesday morning (14th june), 9.21-9.25am, on bbc radio 2
pause for thought, by rabbi julia neuberger

‘The willingness of people of all faiths to pray in one building was heart-warming’


P4t: Shoshana Boyd Gelfand 14/6/2016

tuesday 14th june, 5.45-5.48am, on bbc radio 2
pause for thought, by rabbi shoshana boyd gelfand

Revelation is everywhere and each of us has a small piece of it.’


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