I went to Cheltenham Gold Cup to see the races. Didn’t lose too much and managed to win once: £28, John Cooper Clarke and his wife Evie were a lot luckier. Also there: Johnny green and Jockey club CEO Simon Bazelgette , a great day out, gorgeous horses and company and I’m looking forward to talking underground engineering with Simon in the future on 6 music.
Michael Fortune came over from county Wexford to discuss St. Patricks’ Welsh roots and wonderful Irish traditions like planting potatoes on the 17th March. Liz Berry also came by and talked about 40 years of the poetry society competition.
Listen here https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m0003721