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One listener’s beliefs

One listener’s beliefs
 
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Feast your ears on listener Mitul Kansal’s This I Believe essay. All it takes is a little click on that “Listen” arrow above!

Hello everyone!

Welcome to The Sound Kitchen. You can catch the programme on-the-air every  Saturday at 6:15, 7:15, 14:45 and 16:45 universal time. You’ll hear the winner’s names announced and the week’s quiz question, along with all the other ingredients you have grown accustomed to: your letters and essays, “On This Day”, quirky facts and news, interviews and great music … so be sure and tune in every Saturday.

This week, you’ll hear a Sound Kitchen "flashback" show – a program which originally aired in January, 2012. Enjoy!

The quiz will be back on 5 August. Talk to you then!


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