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P4t: Birk 10/6/2019

last monday morning (10th june), 9.20-9.23am, on bbc radio 2

pause for thought by rabbi rebecca birk

“The importance of remaining open minded: ‘Of all people, Judith Kerr knew of the kindness of strangers’.”

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Tftd: Sacks 27/5/2019

this morning (monday 27th), 7.47-7.50am, on bbc radio 4

thought for the day, by former chief rabbi lord sacks

We need a national story to give us identity and hope. It’s our shared stories that hold us together, and give us the courage to conquer our fears.”

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LW: Judith Kerr

this afternoon (friday 24th), 4.10-4.17pm (repeated 8.40pm sunday), on bbc radio 4 

judith kerr obe, b. 14.6.1923, d. 22.5.2019 (part of last word, obituary programme, presented by matthew bannister

Judith Kerr, the author of much-loved children’s books including the Mog series and The Tiger Who Came to Tea.”

including interview with …

julia eccleshare, director, hay children’s festival

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FR/OP: Judith Kerr dies

yesterday evening (thursday 23rd), 7.36-7.43pm, on bbc radio 4, and this morning (friday 24th), 6.20-6.21am and 9.05-9.12am, on bbc radio guernsey 

profile (presented by john wilson) and oscar pearson (co-presented by isla blatchford) include …

The Tiger Who Came To Tea author Judith Kerr has died at the age of 95.”

including interviews with …

judith kerr

• author michael rosen

• librarian rachel white

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Newsnight: Judith Kerr dies

yesterday evening (thursday 23rd), 11.11-11.12pm, on bbc 2 tv

newsnight (presented by kirsty wark) concludes with …

“Today we heard the news that the children’s writer Judith Kerr has sadly passed away aged 95. She fled Nazi Germany as a child, an experience she later  immortalised in When Hitler stole Pink Rabbit. But she was probably nest known for writing the Mogg series and above all the classic picture book The Tiger Who Came To Tea.”

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Newshour: Judith Kerr dies

today (thursday 23rd), 2.56-2.59pm, and 9.43-9.49pm, on bbc world service radio

newshour (presented by razia iqbal and paul henley) include …

“The children’s author Judith Kerr who published more than 30 books over a career that lasted 50 years has died at the age of 95. It is rare to come across a writer beloved by all who read her let alone all who meet her. Among her best-known books was The Tiger Who Came To Tea – I knew it by heart, I’d read it so often to my children.”

including contributions from …

• bbc reporter razia iqbal 

• bbc presenter harriett gilbert 

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PM/6ocn: Judith Kerr dies

this afternoon (thursday 23rd), 5.53-5.58pm, and 6.16-6.19pm, on bbc radio 4

pm, and six o’clock news, include …

“The author and illustrator Judith Kerr, whose most famous work The Tiger Who Came To Tea has been enjoyed by generations of children, has died at the age of 95.” 

including contributions from …

• bbc reporter julian worricker

• bbc reporter paddy oconnell 

• author philip pullman 

• author matt haig 

• bbc presenter emily maitlis

• author frank cottrell-boyce

• bbc reporter david sillito 

• author michael rosen

(see also https://www.timesofisrael.com/jewish-childrens-book-author-judith-kerr-dies-at-95/)

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Frontrow: Judith Kerr

last friday evening (8th july), 7.16-7.26pm, on bbc radio 4
front row (presented by john wilson) includes …

“Author and illustrator Judith Kerr, who escaped Hitler’s Germany as a child and went on to write more than 30 children’s books, has received a lifetime achievement award from the reading charity BookTrust.
The creator of the Mog the Cat and The Tiger Who Came to Tea talks about what keeps her drawing and writing at the age of 93.”

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Borders (2 of 3)

this evening (thursday 21st), 8.00-8.30pm, on bbc radio 4
the journey (2nd of 3 episodes in the borders, an odyssey series)

Is home just a story we tell ourselves? Frances Stonor Saunders follows Homer’s Odysseus, the mythical avatar of all our journeys, as he struggles to get home, and asks how much home we really need.
With: • Judith Kerr, • Helen Sharman, • Neal Ascherson, • Edith Hall, • Misha Glenny, • David Willetts,and readings by Sam West.”

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Borders (1 of 3)

this evening (thursday 14th), 8.00-8.30pm, on bbc radio 4
leaving (1st of 3 episodes in the borders, an odyssey series)

Why leave home? With Homer’s The Odyssey as her guide, Frances Stonor Saunders, explores the twists and turns of our bordered lives and our bordered world.
She asks what happens when we decide, or are forced, to leave our home.
With: • Judith Kerr, • Helen Sharman, • Neal Ascherson, • Edith Hall, and readings by Sam West.”

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