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What the hell is an 'earlier accident'?
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Cheery travel announcers have once again been treating us this bank holiday with the implications of ‘earlier accidents’.  It’s another radio cliché.  All accidents were earlier. If what they mean is that the accident is just about cleared away, but I’ll still face some residual delays, then, in fa…

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Acceptance The greying woman stands in the shallows, her shoes wet. Waves play cold liquid games with her legs.  Clouds curl. A fish swims up.  It wears her lover’s face. When she awakens she puts the radio on.  Voices, cold light, no music. She showers, chooses her clothes.  Imagines changing her …

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Commercial Radio - An A to Z of jobs
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"Are you on-air or just behind the scenes?" , people ask when they discover you're in radio. When you mumble " behind the scenes'"  the conversation then usually reverts from Moyles to Moyes.  It doesn't sound very interesting, this 'behind the scenes' busine…

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