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Old 03.03.2015, 10:52
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Bad time listening to BBC R2

Is anyone else listening to Radio 2 in the mornings ..... and suffering.

Mainly Chris Evans Breakfast Show, but carrying over into Ken Bruce, too.

This week (apparently) is National Pie Week, back in Blighty, and all they're doing is talking about - and scoffing - PIES ....... drawl, drawl.

So many different ones - from the typical to the exotic .... including K.B. just tucking into a haggis one.

I really should eat something in the morning - this is killing me.

Yesterday, one of the guests on C.E. breakfast show was offered a pie ..... and refused with a 'it's too early for me' - what a plonker: it's never too early for pies.

I want pies!
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Old 03.03.2015, 10:57
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Re: Bad time listening to BBC R2

What about a cholera pie.

http://www.heartofavagabond.com/chol...nal-swiss-pie/

Edit... Sorry, you may prefer the non-vegi option

http://www.food.com/recipe/cholera-p...ple-pie-390649
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Old 03.03.2015, 10:58
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Re: Bad time listening to BBC R2

That's what you get for listening to radio 2 in the first place.
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Old 03.03.2015, 11:34
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Is anyone else listening to Radio 2 in the mornings ..... and suffering.

Mainly Chris Evans Breakfast Show, but carrying over into Ken Bruce, too.

This week (apparently) is National Pie Week, back in Blighty, and all they're doing is talking about - and scoffing - PIES ....... drawl, drawl.

So many different ones - from the typical to the exotic .... including K.B. just tucking into a haggis one.

I really should eat something in the morning - this is killing me.

Yesterday, one of the guests on C.E. breakfast show was offered a pie ..... and refused with a 'it's too early for me' - what a plonker: it's never too early for pies.

I want pies!
You should take a trip to Wigan! My daughter lives near there and when I went to visit her I had some time till my next train and wandering out into Wigan it was the "World Championship Pie eating contest" this is held every year.

There were some serious looking pies for sale
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Old 03.03.2015, 11:51
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Re: Bad time listening to BBC R2

The contest seems to be held in the middle of December,

http://www.greatpetnet.com/404/dog-w...ntest-sort-of/

http://www.wigantoday.net/news/pie-c...rabs-1-7008811
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Is anyone else listening to Radio 2 in the mornings ..... and suffering.

Mainly Chris Evans Breakfast Show, but carrying over into Ken Bruce, too.
I'd be suffering too if I had to listen to them. I think it was Chris Evans doing the R1 breakfast show that finally made me stop listening to radio altogether.
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Old 03.03.2015, 12:01
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Re: Bad time listening to BBC R2

I listen to BBC Radio 4 or the World Service.

I can't stand radio stations where the presenters (DJs) love their own voices so much.
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Old 03.03.2015, 13:02
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Re: Bad time listening to BBC R2

Well if we are gonna bitch about this, then I have to say I hate Radcliffe and Maconie (Nicey and Scratchy) on BBC 6 Music, their inane banter drives me nuts. Its during this show I switch over to Radio Paradise, it has a much better selection of music.


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I listen to BBC Radio 4 or the World Service.

I can't stand radio stations where the presenters (DJs) love their own voices so much.
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Old 03.03.2015, 13:27
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Re: Bad time listening to BBC R2

As long as the news presenter doesnt talk like a kindergarten teacher to a child...


I like to read my news.
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Old 03.03.2015, 13:42
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I listen to BBC Radio 4 or the World Service.

I can't stand radio stations where the presenters (DJs) love their own voices so much.
+1. I switch between BBC World Service and R6. I find Vanessa Feltz on BBC R2 totally unbearable in the morning
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Old 03.03.2015, 13:52
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Re: Bad time listening to BBC R2

It's not about the radio station or presenters - but what they're discussing.

Let's get this back on track.


http://www.britishpieweek.co.uk/


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Re: Bad time listening to BBC R2

I love a butter pie

http://www.lancashirelife.co.uk/food..._pie_1_1646865
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