The Hairy Bikers - with Stephanie Merritt
Season 1, Ep. 10
Writer and literary critic Stephanie Merritt (The Observer, S.J. Parris historical novels) praises the home-cooked comforts of the travel-and-food shows of TV chefs the Hairy Bikers.
A Year In Provence - with Marianne Levy
Season 1, Ep. 17
Author and journalist Marianne Levy talks about the warm-stone-and-fine-cheese comforts of Peter Mayle's 1989 travel writing blockbuster A Year In Provence.
Terminator - with Jenny Colgan
Season 1, Ep. 16
Novelist Jenny Colgan talks about the killer-robot comforts of The Terminator, the original and best, and how underneath its kick-ass action movie surface, there are some surprising mechanisms at work.