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REVISED 28 NOVEMBER 2013
Series 49 of the radio show has now been broadcast on BBC Radio 4 (from 5 August to 9 September). Series 50 will be broadcast next year. Meanwhile for details of Series 49, photos of guests and for details, too, of our signature tune, go to BROADCAST NEWS.
The October 2013 issue of the Newsletter is now available – free – as an e-mail-attached PDF. To be put on the e-mailing list go to HOW TO GET IN TOUCH WITH “QUOTE ... UNQUOTE”.
NEW BOOKS AND E-BOOKS Go here for details of my latest books including:
RADIO SHOW ARCHIVE – PRODUCERS/READERS/PANELLISTS Complete list of participants in the radio show since 1976, together with other programme details.
RADIO SHOW ARCHIVE – SERIES/EPISODES Complete list of all series to date with transmission dates and names of guests.
NEWSLETTER An introduction to the quarterly electronic publication and how to obtain twenty years of back numbers.
SPECIMEN ARTICLES FROM THE NEWSLETTER Including: the ‘Far away is close at hand in images of elsewhere’ graffito; Angelina Jolie’s tattoo motto; ‘round up the usual suspects’; and ‘play it again, Sam’.
CURRENT FAQs The most frequently asked questions on the sources of quotations and the origins of phrases and sayings.
SEARCHING FOR LOST QUOTATIONS The ‘Hard Core’ of unsolved queries. See if you can help me find the sources of quotations and the origins of well-known phrases and sayings.
JUST SO YOU KNOW WHO YOU'RE DEALING WITH ... A few notes on me.
HOW TO GET IN TOUCH WITH “QUOTE ... UNQUOTE” And how to obtain the Newsletter.