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Platform Fifty is the showcase of Richard Digance's 50 years in entertainment and the arts. So who is he? He's a BAFTA Nominated entertainer, a Gold Award recipient from The British Academy of Composers & Songwriters.
He has been a radio presenter/producer for 50 years, thus the name. He enjoyed 7 years with his own show on BBC Radio 2 before joining Capital Radio, London in 1979.
Enjoy recent recordings along with vintage programmes, some going back half a century. 5 titles each week, featuring Richard along with his friends and favourites in music and comedy.
You can also enjoy Richard's vast catalogue of documentaries and instrumental soundtrack music to help you chill.
'Richard Digance was a big influence, his stories are so imaginative' - Ross Noble, top British comedian
'Richard Digance is brilliant' - Bill Bryson, the world's best-selling travel author
'Richard Digance is a National Treasure' Bob Harris, BBC radio presenter
To find out more about Richard please visit www.richarddigance.com
5 FREE PROGRAMMES IN JUST ONE GIANT WEEKLY PODCAST EVERY WEDNESDAY
UNBELIEVABLE and FUNDAY SUPPLEMENT
every Saturday and Sunday
Richard Digance – Your School Photograph – 6’-55”
Richard Digance – Touring With Jethro Tull – 12’-33”
In 1977 Richard was special guest on the Jethro Tull British Tour. This is the story of Heavy Horses.
Heavy Horses – Jethro Tull – 7’-25”
Musical Documentary – Goodbye Upton Park – 40’-21”
The story of how my childhood heroes were made homeless
Jerry Donahue & Doug Morter – 30’-21”
The final recording session before Jerry Donahue was taken seriously ill.
Chill Factor – Blue Tranquil Sky - 29’-41”
Instrumental guitar mindfulness music to calm you down.