Sunday 14th May, 5 – 6pm

Broadcasting to you as always direct from my home on the sunny Costa Blanca at  5pm this Sunday, I’ll be bringing you a great mix of music from some of my favourite artists including Eric Clapton, Toploader, Corrine Bailey Rae, The Eagles, George Michael, Elvis Costello, Fleetwood Mac, Michael Buble, Alan Jackson, Norah Jones and Errol Garner.

I'll also be taking a look at the Spanish news with stories of how Spain has been voted the most tourist-friendly country in the world, a lazy 23-year old girl has been told to get a job after suing her parents for an allowance, Spain notches up steady economic growth and why St george's Day is celebrated in Catalonia with roses and books.

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Sunday 9th April, 4-5pm

Broadcasting to you as always direct from my home on the sunny Costa Blanca at 4pm this Sunday, I’ll be bringing you a great mix of music from some of my favourite artists including Chris Rea, Alison Moyet, the Isley Brothers, Stevie Wonder, Coldplay, The Eagles, Lighthouse Family, Michael Buble and Elvis Costello. I'll also be featuring a song from the Costa Blanca Male Voice Choir and closing the programme with a very talented saxophonist from Swindon, Frank Abrams, who is making a name for himself in the local bars and restaurants out here on the Costa Blanca.

I'll also be taking a look at the news with stories of how we celebrate Easter here in Spain, some of the reasons why Spain is the best place on earth and why the Spanish government has opened a help desk for its citizens living in the UK.

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Sunday, 12th March 4 – 5pm

I'll be talking to you as always direct from my home on the sunny Costa Blanca, bringing you music from some of my favourite artists including Billy Joel, Christopher Cross, Lily Allen, Michael Buble, Fleetwood Mac, Rumer and George Michael, together with some Spanish tracks you won't have heard before and finishing with a fabulous saxophonist from Swindon, Frank Abrams. 

I'll also be taking a look at the Spanish news with stories about the baptism party that conga-ed out of a restaurant without paying their bill, the opening of Spain's largest maze and the appointment of an expert to try and reverse Spain's population decline.

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Sunday 12th February, 16:30 – 17:30

Broadcasting to you as always direct from my home on the sunny Costa Blanca at 4:30pm this Sunday afternoon, I’ll be bringing you a great mix of music from some of my favourite artists including Adele, the Carpenters, Christopher Cross, Del Amitri, Lily Allen, Dire Straits, Phil Collins, Eva Cassidy and Luther Vandross, together with 'two in a row' from Spain. 

I'll also be taking a look at the Spanish news with stories about another furore over a recipe including chorizo, this time for the Spanish classic tortilla. I'll also be explaining why British supermarkets are rationing certain vegetables and why British expats are joining forces across Europe to tackle Brexit.

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Christmas Day Special 25th December 13:30 – 14:30

Feliz navidad

I'll be presenting direct from my home on the Costa Blanca a very special Christmas edition of Postcard from Spain whilst you enjoy lunch, playing you some very different festive music and telling you how Christmas is celebrated in Spain. 

As always you can listen to the programme on your bedside radio or online at http://hrbasingstoke.co.uk/listen-live-to-hrb/

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Sunday 11th December, 11:00

Today I'll be broadcasting to you as always direct from my home on the sunny Costa Blanca, bringing you a great mix of music from some of my favourite artists including Elton John, Eva Cassidy, Lighthouse Family, Michael Buble, Shawn Colvin, Van Morrison, The Mavericks, Phil Collins, Oleta Adams, Christopher Cross and Rumer.

I'll also be taking a look at the Spanish news with stories of how preparations for Christmas have started, fuel poverty hits an increading number of Spaniards, the ski-ing starts in the Sierra Nevada, banks fined over empty flats in Barcelona and Las Fallas joins UNESCO's national heritage list.

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Sunday 13th November, 09:00

Broadcasting to you as always direct from my home on the sunny Costa Blanca at 09:00 this Sunday, I’ll be bringing you a great mix of music from some of my favourite artists including Eric Clapton, Toploader, Corrine Bailey Rae, The Eagles, George Michael, Elvis Costello, Fleetwood Mac, Michael Buble, Alan Jackson, Norah Jones and Errol Garner.

I'll also be taking a look at the Spanish news with stories of the Spanish granny who was caught driving without a licence after 53 years, 'No More Homework' – Spanish parents go on strike – and after 10 months of political deadlock, the country has a government again, albeit a minority one, as Rajoy is sworn in for a second term as prime minister. 

You can listen to the programme on your bedside radio or online at http://hrbasingstoke.co.uk/listen-live-to-hrb/

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Sunday 9th October, 12:00 -13:00

Broadcasting to you as always direct from my home on the sunny Costa Blanca at 12 midday this Sunday, I’ll be bringing you a great mix of music from some of my favourite artists including Chris Rea, Alison Moyet, the Isley Brothers, Stevie Wonder, Coldplay, The Eagles, Lighthouse Family, Michael Buble and Elvis Costello. I'll also be featuring a song from the Costa Blanca Male Voice Choir and closing the programme with a very talented saxophonist from Swindon, Frank Abrams, who is making a name for himself in the local bars and restaurants out here on the Costa Blanca.

I'll also be taking a look at the Spanish news with stories of how police have seized a record haul of 100 tonnes of contraband tobacco, Spain is in the eye of a storm after 10 months without a government, a British woman was arrested in Majorca after leaving her child alone in a hotel while she went clubbing and how a Spanish spy tricked the Nazis over D-Day. 

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Sunday 11th September, 16:00 – 17:00

I'll be talking to you at the later time of 16:00 this Sunday, as always direct from my home on the sunny Costa Blanca, bringing you music from some of my favourite artists including Billy Joel, Christopher Cross, Lily Allen, Michael Buble, Fleetwood Mac, Rumer and George Michael, together with some Spanish tracks you won't have heard before and finishing with a fabulous saxophonist from Swindon, Frank Abrams. 

I'll also be taking a look at the Spanish news with stories about new benefit claims for those holidaying in Spain, an unlucky thief who was trapped in a hot car for 4 hours and the improving crime figures in the resort of Benidorm.

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Sunday 14th August 11:00 – 12:00

I'll be broadcasting to you as always direct from my home on the sunny Costa Blanca, bringing you a great mix of music from some of my favourite artists including Elton John, Eva Cassidy, Lighthouse Family, Michael Buble, Shawn Colvin, Van Morrison, The Mavericks, Phil Collins, Oleta Adams and Christopher Cross.

I'll also be taking a look at the Spanish news with stories of how the EU has backed away from slapping fines on Spain for exceeding budget deficit rules, how unemployment has dropped again and also how police are using drones on the beaches in the Costa Blanca to increase surveillance and keep tourists safe from terrorism threats.

As always you can listen to the programme on your bedside radio or online at http://hrbasingstoke.co.uk/listen-live-to-hrb/

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Sunday 10th July, 10:00 – 11:00

Broadcasting to you as always direct from my home on the sunny Costa Blanca at 10:00 this Sunday, I’ll be bringing you a great mix of music from some of my favourite artists including Eric Clapton, Toploader, Corrine Bailey Rae, The Eagles, George Michael, Elvis Costello, Fleetwood Mac, Michael Buble, Alan Jackson, Norah Jones and Errol Garner.

I'll also be taking a look at the Spanish news with some of the events planned for July here in Spain, plus Catalonia's ex-president faces trial over illegal referendum, six important things we learnt from Spain's repeat elections, in which an animal rights party won a record number of votes, and a tiger kills a zookeeper at the animal park in Benidorm.

You can listen to the programme on your bedside radio or online at http://hrbasingstoke.co.uk/listen-live-to-hrb/

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Sunday 12th June 12 – 1pm

Broadcasting to you as always direct from my home on the sunny Costa Blanca at 12 midday this Sunday, I’ll be bringing you a great mix of music from some of my favourite artists including Chris Rea, Alison Moyet, the Isley Brothers, Stevie Wonder, Coldplay, the Eagles, Lighthouse Family, Michael Buble and Elvis Costello. I'll also be featuring a song from the recent joint concert by the Basingstoke Ladies Choir and the Costa Blanca Male Voice Choir and closing the programme with a very talented saxophonist from Swindon, Frank Abrams, who is making a name for himself in the local bars and restaurants out here on the Costa Blanca.

Basingstoke Ladies Choir

I'll also be taking a look at the Spanish news with stories of how a campiagn has been launched to stop the invasion of English words into everyday Spanish language, how a Madrid resident was fined for reserving a spot on a beach with an umbrella in the first penalty of its kind in Spain and the world's largest cruise ship docks in a Soanish port for the first time.

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Sunday 8th May 10:00 – 11:00

Broadcasting to you as always direct from my home on the sunny Costa Blanca at the earlier time of 10 o'clock this Sunday morning, I’ll be bringing you music from some of my favourite artists including Billy Joel, Christopher Cross, Lily Allen, Michael Buble, Fleetwood Mac, Rumer and George Michael, together with some Spanish tracks you won't have heard before and finishing with a fabulous saxophonist from Swindon, Frank Abrams. 

I'll also be taking a look at the Spanish news with stories of  how eagles may soon be protecting the Spanish royal family from the intrusion of drones, why record numbers of Spaniards have moved to the UK to find work and how a record 600kg of Roman coins have been unearthed in southern Spain.

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Sunday 10th April 12 – 1pm

I'll broadcasting to you as always direct from my home on the sunny Costa Blanca, bringing you a great mix of music from some of my favourite artists including Elton John, Eva Cassidy, Lighthouse Family, Michael Buble, Shawn Colvin, Van Morrison, The Mavericks, Phil Collins, Oleta Adams and Christopher Cross.

I'll also be taking a look at the Spanish news with stories about how the no 'nanny state' makes Spain the best place to enjoy a drink, Spanish police detain a helicopter pilot suspected of flying hauls of hashish from Morocco to Spain while on temporary release from prison and what's on in Spain during April.

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Sunday 13th March 10 – 11am

Broadcasting to you as always direct from my home on the sunny Costa Blanca, I’ll be bringing you a great mix of music from some of my favourite artists including Eric Clapton, Toploader, Corrine Bailey Rae, The Eagles, George Michael, Elvis Costello, Fleetwood Mac, Michael Buble, Alan Jackson, Norah Jones and Errol Garner.

I'll also be taking a look at the Spanish news with some of the events planned for Easter week, stories of how technology could be be killing off Spain's sociable mealtimes, how National Police have seized 20,000 military uniforms destined for Isis, the Princess gives evidence in her fraud trial and Spain still fails to form a government following last December's general election.

You can listen to the programme on channel 6 on your bedside radio or online at http://hrbasingstoke.co.uk/listen-live-to-hrb/

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