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Level 3.138 A podcast about poo!
(16/11/2017 @ 15:15)
Jackie and Richard talk about the smallest room in the house for World Toilet Day
Level B.68 We are electric
(02/11/2017 @ 07:15)
Keep up to date with the latest on electric cars and how they're leading the way.
Level 1.137 Spooky nights
(26/10/2017 @ 13:15)
Watch our video and find out what we traditionally do in Britain for Hallowe'en
Level 2.137 Pick up the pieces
(19/10/2017 @ 15:15)
Jackie and Richard have discovered a new way to spend time: doing jigsaws!
Level 3.137 Plastic fantastic?
(05/10/2017 @ 15:15)
The omnipresent material we can't live with or without.
Level B.67 Death of diesel?
(21/09/2017 @ 07:15)
The car industry is responding to car pollution, what is their solution?
Level 1.136 Dream on
(14/09/2017 @ 13:15)
Richard talks to Jackie about the dreams he has at night.
Level 2.136 That's funny!
(01/09/2017 @ 07:15)
Jackie and Richard talk about what makes them laugh, hee hee!
(17/08/2017 @ 15:15)
Find out what makes this India's oldest and holiest city.
Level 3.136 My left hand
(03/08/2017 @ 15:15)
Pam talks about living in a right-handers' world for International Left Handers Day
Level 1.135 Keep left
(27/07/2017 @ 13:15)
In the car, on your bike or while walking, road signs are everywhere.
Level B.66 Pets at work
(20/07/2017 @ 07:15)
Nestle think you would be barking mad to leave your pet at home, bring it to work
Level 2.135 Bugbears
(05/07/2017 @ 07:15)
Jackie and Richard have a moan about those everyday things that annoy them.
Level 3.135 The firefighters
(29/06/2017 @ 07:15)
We salute the men and women who do one of the the world's toughest jobs
Level 1.134 Whoops!
(15/06/2017 @ 06:15)
We all have minor accidents. Listen to Richard talk about something that happened to him
Level 2.134 Four-legged friends
(01/06/2017 @ 07:15)
40% of households in the UK have pets. Listen to Jackie and Richard talking about their pets, past and present.
Level 3.134 The light fandango
(25/05/2017 @ 07:15)
Are LED bulbs the bright future, or a dull headache?
Level B.65 Ransomware
(18/05/2017 @ 07:15)
We talk about the latest cybercrime to affect computers all around the world
Level 1.133 The mighty oak
(04/05/2017 @ 06:15)
Jackie and Richard talk about the best known and most loved of Britain's native trees
Level 2.133 May Day
(27/04/2017 @ 07:15)
Join Jackie and Richard as they talk about the May 1st celebrations.
Level 3.133 Looking is seeing
(20/04/2017 @ 07:15)
Jackie and Richard talk about wearing glasses and visiting the optician's
Level B.64 The rise of the machine 2
(06/04/2017 @ 07:15)
Part 2 wonders if we are all going to lose our jobs to automation
Level 1.132 The road to nowhere
(30/03/2017 @ 06:15)
What's the best way of driving from A to B without getting lost?
Level 2.132 the Taj Mahal
(16/03/2017 @ 07:15)
Travel to India and join Richard at a truly magical place.
Level 3.132 Stand and sing
(02/03/2017 @ 07:15)
Jackie and Richard talk about national anthems; how much do you like yours?
Level B.63 The rise of the machine
(23/02/2017 @ 07:15)
The fourth industrial revolution sees the robot replacing humans.
Level 1.131 Sing, sang, sung
(16/02/2017 @ 06:15)
So just how keen are Jackie and Richard on singing? Listen and find out!
Level 2.131 Hair today, gone tomorrow!
(02/02/2017 @ 07:15)
Jackie and Richard talk about their hair and which products they use.
Level 3.131 Culture shock
(26/01/2017 @ 07:15)
Jackie and Richard share their experiences of being in a different culture
Level B.62 Career change
(19/01/2017 @ 07:15)
Listen to Johnny talk about the reasons he moved from one occupation to another, level 2/3
Level 1.130 All the threes. The 2016 quiz
(12/01/2017 @ 07:15)
Can you remember what happened last year better than Richard?
Level 2.130 Buster the boxer
(19/12/2016 @ 07:15)
A fun end to the year: watch the most popular Christmas advert in the UK
Level 3.130 Forza Italia
(08/12/2016 @ 07:15)
Linda talks about holidaying in Italy, listen and find out what she likes so much
Level B.61 Airbnb
(01/12/2016 @ 07:15)
It has changed the holiday scene, but is it also a victim of its own success? level 2/3
Level 1.129 Stop me and buy one!
(24/11/2016 @ 07:15)
Jackie and Richard are amazed by the different things that are carried on Vietnamese bicycles.
Level 2.129 The Trump card
(10/11/2016 @ 07:15)
Love him or loathe him, Trump's speeches have always made the headlines.
Level 3.129 Parkrun, what's that?
(03/11/2016 @ 07:15)
Listen to Jemma talk about an event that's becoming more popular by the week
Level B.60 Hacked off!
(27/10/2016 @ 07:15)
How a cyber-attack disrupted Internet service across Europe and the US; level 3
Level 1.128 Feed the world
(13/10/2016 @ 07:15)
Here's some things for you to do for World Food Day.
Level 2.128 Knife, fork and spoon
(06/10/2016 @ 07:15)
Or perhaps something else; how do you eat your food?
Level 3.128 Fear of flying
(29/09/2016 @ 07:15)
Listen to Sue talk about her experience on a long haul flight to South Africa.
Level 1.127 Win a prize!
(15/09/2016 @ 07:15)
Find out why Di enters so many competitions each year.
Level B.59 The hashtag
(01/09/2016 @ 07:15)
Twitter is 10 years old this year, so some top tips for businesses.
Level 2.127 Collecting things
(25/08/2016 @ 07:15)
Butterflies, beads or buttons, people collect many different things. So what does Richard collect?
Level 1.126 London's burning
(04/08/2016 @ 07:15)
The Great Fire of London was 350 years ago. Watch our video and find out more
Level 3.127 The streets of Kolkata
(28/07/2016 @ 07:15)
Join Richard among the hustle and bustle, taste and sounds of this amazing city.
Level B.58 The line
(21/07/2016 @ 07:15)
Britain's Team Sky stand out both for their cycling and for their branding
Level 3.126 Chocolate, yay!
(07/07/2016 @ 07:15)
We celebrate World Chocolate Day with a podcast about the world's favourite flavour
Level 1.125 Iceland: the land of fire and ice.
(30/06/2016 @ 07:15)
Listen to some amazing things about Iceland, including their football team of course!
Level 2.126 Not just a phone
(16/06/2016 @ 07:15)
Karin talks to Jackie about her favourite apps on her mobile.
Level B.57 The supermarket man
(02/06/2016 @ 07:15)
Alan talks about his responsibilities as Technical Director for Tesco
Level 2.125 The Euros
(26/05/2016 @ 07:15)
Four weeks of fun and football to look forward to with the UEFA European Championship!
Level 3.125 The dancing queen
(19/05/2016 @ 07:15)
Listen to Nora talk about her unusual life as a professional dancer.
Level 1.124 Breakfast
(05/05/2016 @ 07:15)
We talk about what we eat for the most important meal of the day. What do you have?
Level B.56 The Panama papers
(28/04/2016 @ 07:15)
While many benefit from offshore finances, there are also those who are victims.
Level 2.124 All around the world
(14/04/2016 @ 07:15)
Helen tells Richard about the different places she has lived, and which is her favourite.
Level 3.124 British icons: Yorkshire
(07/04/2016 @ 07:15)
Join Pam and Jackie in one of the nicest parts of the UK.
Level 1.123 Chalk and cheese
(31/03/2016 @ 07:15)
Our two dogs, Jussi and Betty, are very different. Listen, or watch our video and find out how.
Level B.55 Brexit
(03/03/2016 @ 07:15)
Britain in Europe: should we stay or should we go?
Level 2.123 Call the midwife
(25/02/2016 @ 06:35)
Meet Naomi who is training to become the most important person on the maternity ward!
Level 3.123 No news is good news
(18/02/2016 @ 06:15)
Why is our daily dose of news always dominated by gloomy headlines?
Level 1.122 Chinese New Year
(04/02/2016 @ 07:15)
Decorations, dragons and dancers - welcome to Chinatown!
Level B.54 Going down
(28/01/2016 @ 07:15)
We look at why the price of oil is tumbling and who is benefitting from this
Level 3.122 Shaken not stirred
(14/01/2016 @ 05:15)
British icons: James Bond, the world's favourite spy
Level 2.122 No idea! The 2015 quiz
(06/01/2016 @ 05:15)
How much does Jackie know about 2015 and can you do any better?
Level 1.121 Toys, toys, toys
(10/12/2015 @ 05:15)
Which are the most popular UK toys over the last 50 years?
Level 2.121 The calendar
(03/12/2015 @ 05:15)
Attractive as well as useful, calendars also have an interesting history!
Level B.53 Selling nostalgia
(26/11/2015 @ 05:15)
The marketing secret behind some 'traditional' customs and products
Level 3.121 Ashes to ashes
(12/11/2015 @ 05:15)
Everybody goes to a funeral, even if it's only their own!
Level B.52 The VW scandal
(05/11/2015 @ 05:15)
So it seems there's no such thing as clean diesel after all
Level 1.120 City life
(22/10/2015 @ 05:15)
For UN World Cities day Jackie and Richard talk about cities far and wide
Level 2.120 Cowboy country (video)
(15/10/2015 @ 05:15)
Join Jackie and Richard with the cowboys, horses and shoot-outs
Level 3.120 The refugees
(01/10/2015 @ 05:15)
Thousands are travelling but where are they from and where do they want to go?
Level B.51 Crowdfunding part 2
(24/09/2015 @ 05:15)
What a lot of money can be raised for small businesses!
Level 1.119 The delivery van
(10/09/2015 @ 05:20)
So many things can be delivered straight to your house, you don't need to go shopping!
Level 2.119 Fly the flag
(03/09/2015 @ 05:25)
New Zealand is thinking about changing their flag - so why is that?
Level 3.119 The ballot box
(20/08/2015 @ 06:10)
We look at the pros and cons of three different voting systems
Level B.50 The amalgamation
(06/08/2015 @ 09:15)
An employee's personal experience of three companies merging
Level 1.118 Portugal all year round
(30/07/2015 @ 14:15)
There are interesting places to visit in Portugal every season of the year
Level 2.118 Once in a blue moon
(16/07/2015 @ 07:25)
This month we see a blue moon, but what is that exactly?!
Level 3.118 Rain stopped play
(02/07/2015 @ 10:10)
Richard explains how to play one of the UK's most popular sports - cricket, of course!
Special competition video!
(25/06/2015 @ 04:40)
Watch our special video and try your luck at winning one year's free pie membership
Level 1.117 Why yoga?
(17/06/2015 @ 14:15)
World Yoga Day is 21 Jun so we talk to Jim about why he does yoga everyday
Level 2.117 Jaws
(04/06/2015 @ 05:25)
Why the "teeth of the sea" is one of Hollywood's most frightening films
Level 3.117 The Hatton Garden heist
(28/05/2015 @ 05:20)
Over the Easter weekend in London nine thieves made a daring raid and stole millions
Level B.49 Consumer choice
(21/05/2015 @ 06:55)
Buyers today can choose between many varieties when buying a product, but how good is that really?
Level 1.116 Thanks for the memory
(07/05/2015 @ 06:10)
How good are Richard and Jackie about remembering things? How good are you?!
Level 2.116 The old grey matter
(30/04/2015 @ 04:55)
Get your thinking hats on for this podcast which is all about the brain!
Level 3.116 Below the line
(16/04/2015 @ 12:20)
Do you comment online? Do you use your real name? Why not?!
Level B.48 Import and export part 2
(09/04/2015 @ 05:40)
What is the point of countries importing and exporting the very same product?
Level 1.115 Wild orchids (video)
(26/03/2015 @ 08:05)
Jackie and Richard show you the wonderful wild flowers growing near their home
Level 2.115 Baking soda
(12/03/2015 @ 15:15)
There's something quite amazing on the shelf in the kitchen!
Level 3.115 A place in the sun
(05/03/2015 @ 07:10)
The pie team talk about their experience of being on a TV show.
Level B.47 Crowdfunding part 1
(25/02/2015 @ 06:15)
We look at a growing industry in the business world and ask what it is and how it works
Level 1.114 Hot wok! (2 videos)
(12/02/2015 @ 07:30)
Two videos from Ken Hom to celebrate Chinese New Year this month
Level 2.114 The 5:2 diet
(05/02/2015 @ 07:15)
What success, if any, have the pie team had with their dieting?
Level 3.114 You are what you eat
(29/01/2015 @ 07:30)
Do you want to lose weight? We talk about diets and dieting.
Level B.46 Import and export part 1
(15/01/2015 @ 14:00)
Who dictates what food we import: consumers, farmers or retailers?
Level 1.113 The 2014 quiz
(08/01/2015 @ 09:10)
Once again Jackie tests Richard on events from last year, can you do better than him?
Level 2.113 Whose turn is it?
(18/12/2014 @ 08:40)
There are lots of reasons why you should sit down with family and friends and play a board game this holiday!
Level 3.113 Blowin' in the wind (video)
(11/12/2014 @ 08:20)
Where is the windiest place in the world? Watch a BBC video and find out.
Level B.45 Black Friday UK
(04/12/2014 @ 12:40)
From over there to over here, how successful was the American sales day in the UK?
Level 1.112 Thanksgiving
(27/11/2014 @ 10:45)
and Black Friday: Richard talks about his time in the United States
Level 2.112 Real Madrid
(20/11/2014 @ 12:55)
Join Richard with Real Madrid supporter Al before a Champions' League match.
Level 3.112 Knit 1, purl 1
(12/11/2014 @ 23:30)
Get out your needles and yarn, Jackie and Helen are talking about knitting!
Level B.44 Mood music
(06/11/2014 @ 06:40)
In-store marketing says it can turn browsers into buyers, but does it work?
Level 1.111 The fall
(30/10/2014 @ 06:20)
Winter, spring, summer and now autumn, it's the cold but colourful season
Level 2.111 Useful or useless?
(23/10/2014 @ 09:00)
That's the question we ask about some household gadgets
Level 3.111 Cool blue
(16/10/2014 @ 05:45)
The blue LED won the Nobel Prize for Physics. What's so special about that?
Level B.43 It's a bargain! Or is it?
(02/10/2014 @ 12:10)
Supermarkets have lots of special offers, but are they always better value?
Level 1.110 Nice holiday?
(25/09/2014 @ 04:33)
Jackie and Richard talk about their last holiday, and now you can talk about yours!
Level 2.110 Dennis the Menace
(18/09/2014 @ 08:25)
Jackie and Richard talk about comics and their favourite comic characters
Level 3.110 Jo's motors
(04/09/2014 @ 04:15)
Jo talks about cars and driving; buckle up and enjoy the ride!
Level B.42 The bitcoin
(28/08/2014 @ 09:10)
Baffled by bitcoins? Confused by the cyber-currency? You're not alone!
Level 1.109 Bad habits
(21/08/2014 @ 03:40)
What bad habits do Richard and Jackie have? Listen and find out!
Level 2.109 Drive, drove, driven
(07/08/2014 @ 14:45)
A podcast about driving and learning to drive. Beep! Beep!
Level 3.109 The picnic
(31/07/2014 @ 09:00)
When the sun shines there's nothing better than eating outside!
Level B.41 How can I help?
(23/07/2014 @ 05:00)
What a difference good customer service makes - if you can find it!
Level 1.108 Can you swim?
(10/07/2014 @ 13:40)
Jump in the water and listen to Jackie and Richard talk about learning to swim
Level 2.108 The Great War
(03/07/2014 @ 04:42)
Listen to some facts about the First World War which started a hundred years ago (video)
Level 3.108 No more umpires!
(26/06/2014 @ 05:30)
With modern technology there's no need to have umpires or referees anymore, is there?
Level B.40 Taxi!
(19/06/2014 @ 05:00)
How a modern technology angers taxi drivers and brings cities to a standstill
Level 1.107 Brazil: not just a country
(12/06/2014 @ 04:30)
One country, two trees and lots of interesting facts!
Level 2.107 The World Cup
(05/06/2014 @ 04:05)
Facts and fun about one of the most coveted trophies in sport
Level 3.107 Dial 999
(29/05/2014 @ 08:30)
Join Sue in her kitchen and find out why she called the fire brigade
Level B.39 FIFA scores
(15/05/2014 @ 05:55)
For many football is a passion, for FIFA it's purely a financial affair
Level 1.106 The Merry Month of May
(08/05/2014 @ 05:15)
Lots of information about the year's prettiest month - it's not just about flowers!
Level 3.106 No connection
(01/05/2014 @ 05:20)
How did Jackie and Richard survive without the Internet?
Level B.38 Techno kitchen
(24/04/2014 @ 04:35)
High-tech products have revolutionised the way we cook
Level 1.105 The Easter egg
(10/04/2014 @ 05:15)
There's more to Easter eggs than just eating them, listen and find out!
Level 2.106 Holy Week (video)
(03/04/2014 @ 06:45)
For the Easter festival the pie team tell the story of Jesus' last days
Level 2.105 The tramp
(27/03/2014 @ 05:10)
The pie team celebrate 100 years of Charlie Chaplin and his famous tramp
Level B.37 Modern innovations: sugru
(20/03/2014 @ 04:45)
A very small thing is going to make a very big difference to many people's lives!
Level 1.104 Dear diary
(13/03/2014 @ 05:00)
There are some good reasons for writing a diary about your everyday life
Level 3.105 That sinking feeling
(06/03/2014 @ 06:10)
What could be worse than the Earth opening up and swallowing you?
Level 2.104 A mouse in the house
(27/02/2014 @ 05:10)
Jo talks about some uninvited guests that are making themselves feel at home
Level 3.104 Don't look down
(20/02/2014 @ 04:45)
Don't look down and hold on tight as Nicky talks about her new hobby
Level B.36 The café conundrum
(13/02/2014 @ 04:45)
Come and have a cup of coffee with the pie team in a new style of café
Level 1.103 Paintings not photos
(06/02/2014 @ 08:45)
Join the pie team in putting something more artistic on Facebook
Level 2.103 Giddy up!
(30/01/2014 @ 14:10)
Jackie and Richard share their riding experiences to celebrate the Year of the Horse
Level 3.103 The Winter Olympics
(23/01/2014 @ 12:25)
You don't need to come from a snowy country but you're unlikely to win a medal
Level B.35 Booking.com part 2
(16/01/2014 @ 06:25)
What are the advantages for travellers choosing this online travel agency to book their holidays?
Level 1.102 A poem for Christmas
(09/01/2014 @ 12:15)
The pie team want you to celebrate the festive season with poetry
Level 2.102 British icons: Doctor Who
(19/12/2013 @ 06:30)
The pie team celebrate 50 years of Doctor Who
Level 3.102 That was the year 2013
(12/12/2013 @ 05:00)
We look back at last year with a quiz, how many questions can you answer?
Level B.34 Power to the people
(05/12/2013 @ 04:45)
Since the Mandela era boycotts have been a powerful tool
Level 1.101 Figgy pudding
(28/11/2013 @ 05:55)
Hear about some Christmas meals eaten in different parts of the world, mmm!
Level 2.101 Mushrooms
(21/11/2013 @ 04:40)
Delicious and deadly, the pie team take care when picking their favourite free food
Level 3.101 Poetry
(14/11/2013 @ 06:40)
Powerful or pointless? The pie team wonder if there's a place for poetry these days
Level B.33 All of a twitter
(07/11/2013 @ 10:00)
Not just for fun and socialising, Twitter is great for business too
Level 1.100 Bonfire Night (video)
(31/10/2013 @ 04:55)
Richard explains the reason behind this traditional Nov event
Level 2.100 Catching up
(23/10/2013 @ 11:30)
Jackie hasn't see Sue for a while, what's the news from her and the family?
Level 3.100 Citizenship
(03/10/2013 @ 06:10)
Why Gareth decided he wanted to be French as well as British
St James Way (Travelogues video)
(26/09/2013 @ 06:50)
Pilgrims talk about their journeys along el camino de Santiago
Level B.32 Social media at work
(12/09/2013 @ 07:00)
How one manager deals with his staff using Twitter and Facebook
Level 1.99 Back to school
(05/09/2013 @ 06:15)
Do Jackie and Richard have good memories of their schooldays?
Level 2.99 Whale watching (video)
(29/08/2013 @ 05:10)
Jackie sails into the Mediterranean in search of marine life
Level 3.99 Pick a pocket or two...
(15/08/2013 @ 09:30)
How to survive your holiday from the increasing number of pickpockets in town
Level B.31 Booking.com part 1
(01/08/2013 @ 09:00)
Just how useful is the online website for hotel owners?
Level 1.98 The little prince
(26/07/2013 @ 08:30)
William and Kate show off their baby boy, but will he be King George VII one day?
Level 2.98 The Grand Prix
(04/07/2013 @ 04:40)
Montreal, Monte Carlo, Melbourne - Formula 1 racing can now be seen all around the world
Level 3.98 The yellow jersey
(27/06/2013 @ 05:55)
Pelotons, polka-dots and Paris - it's the Tour de France. Allons-y!
Level B.30 The G8
(20/06/2013 @ 04:40)
What's the point of some powerful world leaders getting together for a few days?
Level 1.97 The tipping point
(13/06/2013 @ 04:30)
Unfortunately, it's not just snow and ice on the slopes of Mount Everest
Level 2.97 On top of the world
(30/05/2013 @ 04:40)
60 years ago this week 2 men stood on Mount Everest for the very first time
Level 3.97 Boy George
(22/05/2013 @ 14:45)
Rob talks about the challanges of being a father with a young son
Level B.29 Designing a website
(09/05/2013 @ 04:45)
The pie team give 5 top tips for designing a successful website
Level 1.96 British icons: the cuppa
(02/05/2013 @ 04:50)
Sit down, put your feet up and have a nice cup of tea!
Level 2.96 Say 'cheese'! (video)
(25/04/2013 @ 07:30)
Jackie discovers that making cheese from scratch comes with some surprises
Level 3.96 Yummy umami
(18/04/2013 @ 06:50)
Helen and Jackie get their tongues around a new taste sensation
Level B.28 The perfect office part 2
(11/04/2013 @ 05:40)
Drawing on her experience, Jo tells us what works best for her
Level 1.95 A room with a difference
(04/04/2013 @ 05:20)
Now Richard finds three more unusual places to stay the night
Level 2.95 The people's pope?
(21/03/2013 @ 05:00)
The Catholic church says goodbye Benedict, hello Francis
Level 3.95 Trial by jury
(14/03/2013 @ 06:20)
Is having 12 strangers decide if someone is innocent or guilty the best way to resolve a criminal case?
Level B.27 The perfect office part 1
(07/03/2013 @ 06:20)
Your working space affects your work, so what makes a good office?
Level 1.94 What a place to stay!
(28/02/2013 @ 05:50)
Jackie has found some very unusual places to stay the night
Level 2.94 Under the weather
(21/02/2013 @ 04:40)
Richard's not feeling very well. Oh dear, what's the matter?
Level 3.94 Samba sensation
(14/02/2013 @ 04:35)
Put your dancing shoes on and join us at the world's biggest carnival!
Level B.26 Horsemeat, anyone?
(07/02/2013 @ 05:30)
There's a nasty surprise for some as they tuck into their beef burgers...
Level 1.93 Animal odd couples
(31/01/2013 @ 04:40)
Some animals simply don't understand that they are not meant to be friends!
Level 2.93 Lucky 2013
(24/01/2013 @ 05:30)
or not? A podcast about 'magic dates' and why they're disappearing
Level 3.93 The tube (video)
(10/01/2013 @ 06:35)
Happy anniversary: The London Underground is 150 years old this week
Level B.25 The disappearing high street
(03/01/2013 @ 04:50)
The way we shop now could see the face of our town centres changing forever
Level 1.92 Winter blues
(13/12/2012 @ 05:15)
Neither Jackie nor Richard are looking forward to the long winter season ahead
Level 2.92 O Christmas tree!
(06/12/2012 @ 07:30)
Why is the 'queen of the forest' part of the Christmas decorations?
Level 3.92 Coffee break
(22/11/2012 @ 05:05)
Richard has several ways of getting his caffeine fix in the morning...
Level B.24 Profits? What profits?
(15/11/2012 @ 04:35)
Starbucks' coffee is leaving a bitter taste but it's got nothing to do with the drink
Level 1.91 What a wonderful world (video)
(08/11/2012 @ 05:25)
David Attenborough sees amazing things on planet Earth
Level 2.91 Good boy!
(01/11/2012 @ 05:15)
Guide dogs help blind people to enjoy the same freedom of movement as everyone else
Level 3.91 On yer bike!
(25/10/2012 @ 11:30)
Helen and Jackie share past and present memories of getting on their bikes
Level B.23 The cycling commuter (video)
(18/10/2012 @ 04:45)
People should drive or take public transport to work rather than cycle, shouldn't they?
Level 1.90 Fearless Felix
(11/10/2012 @ 07:25)
The amazing story of the man who fell to Earth
Level 2.90 The octogenerian
(04/10/2012 @ 10:30)
How does Robert feel about being 80 years old?
Level 3.90 Harvest moon
(27/09/2012 @ 05:00)
Autumn's full moons are cause for celebration in both the East and West
Level B.22 Buyer beware
(20/09/2012 @ 06:00)
How can Poundland increase its profits by 50% when everything it sells costs £1?
Level 1.89 Let's go to Rio!
(13/09/2012 @ 11:25)
Jackie and Richard are already looking forward to future sporting events in Brazil
Level 2.89 Students abroad
(06/09/2012 @ 09:45)
Scott offers advice to ESL/EFL students at UK universities
Level 3.89 The Eagle has landed
(30/08/2012 @ 05:15)
We recall the amazing Apollo 11 mission to commemorate the death of Neil Armstrong
Level B.21 Sunday trading
(23/08/2012 @ 04:50)
The UK doesn't have a 24/7 shopping culture... yet
Level 1.88 Beside the seaside
(02/08/2012 @ 07:45)
There are some big changes to the traditional British summer holiday beside the sea
Level 2.88 The Paralympics
(26/07/2012 @ 08:15)
Some interesting facts about the other half of London 2012
Level 3.88 London Olympics
(19/07/2012 @ 08:15)
It's here at last, but not everyone's greeting the Games with flag-flying enthusiasm
Level B.20 The Shard
(12/07/2012 @ 07:15)
Will Europe's tallest building be a financial failure or an investment success?
Level 1.87 Fingers and thumbs
(05/07/2012 @ 06:20)
Helen has a problem when she tries to make things...
Level 2.87 The Fab Four
(28/06/2012 @ 11:40)
Fifty years later you can still hear The Beatles' songs being played on the radio - why is that?
Level 3.87 20/20 vision
(20/06/2012 @ 14:40)
Jemma can see clearly now - but that hasn't always been the case
Level B.19 What money can't buy
(14/06/2012 @ 04:45)
Is it acceptable that there's a market for almost anything, or should some things not be for sale?
Level 1.86 Ice cream mmm (video)
(07/06/2012 @ 05:35)
Jackie makes some ice cream, the taste of summer
Level 2.86 Mad or what?
(30/05/2012 @ 14:40)
A British skydiver has jumped from a helicopter without a parachute - and survived!
Level 3.86 Douze points
(18/05/2012 @ 13:15)
The UK wants Baku to vote for 'The Hump' at the Eurovision Song Contest
Level B.18 The accountant
(10/05/2012 @ 04:30)
Vaughan talks about being a fund accountant for BNP Paribas
Level 1.85 Follow the flame
(03/05/2012 @ 03:35)
The Olympic torch relay starts its long journey this month
Level 2.85 The winner takes it all
(26/04/2012 @ 05:40)
The lottery part 2: is life always better after winning a lot of money?
Level 3.85 The long-distance runner
(19/04/2012 @ 04:35)
Jemma talks about how wonderful it feels running a marathon
Level B.17 Nike station
(11/04/2012 @ 07:00)
Big company sponsorship deals are usually welcomed, but not always...
Level 1.84 Please, sir
(29/03/2012 @ 04:35)
A day in the life of a schoolteacher
Level 2.84 Money money money
(15/03/2012 @ 03:40)
The lottery part 1: it seems everyone's dreaming of winning the jackpot
Level 3.84 Sisters are doin' it for themselves
(08/03/2012 @ 04:35)
Or are they? We talk about International Women's Day
Level B.16 Starting a business 2
(01/03/2012 @ 05:00)
Why is starting a new business easier in the US?
Level 1.83 Lost and found
(23/02/2012 @ 04:35)
The amazing underground world of London's Lost Property Office
Level 2.83 Creature comforts
(16/02/2012 @ 04:55)
Which comforts from home is Helen missing while she's living abroad?
Level 3.83 A garden bench
(09/02/2012 @ 05:05)
Richard needs his saw, drill and lots of patience for this woodworking project
Level B.15 Starting a business 1
(02/02/2012 @ 05:05)
Why not start your own business, even if there is a recession...
Level 1.82 I am sailing
(26/01/2012 @ 05:10)
Is Laura's round-the-world solo trip at 16 fantastic, or not?
Level 2.82 2011 The headlines
(19/01/2012 @ 12:35)
Natural disasters, revolutions and a new country: 2011 had it all!
Level 3.82 British icons: the panto
(11/01/2012 @ 05:00)
Actor David talks about one of Britain's winter highlights
Level 1.81 In a lather (video)
(15/12/2011 @ 04:50)
The pie team have found themselves a new hobby - soap making
Level 2.81 Scott of the Antarctic
(08/12/2011 @ 08:45)
100 years ago the race to the South Pole was won, but not by Captain Robert Scott
Level 3.81 Lord of the lip (video)
(01/12/2011 @ 07:15)
How has Adam been fundraising for the Movember campaign?
Level B.14 Ms marketing
(24/11/2011 @ 05:15)
Helen from Jersey Heritage talks about the importance of target audience
Level 1.80 Why Occupy? (video)
(17/11/2011 @ 06:35)
Amanda from Occupy Wall Street gives her reasons for being part of the protest
Level 2.80 Poppy Day
(10/11/2011 @ 08:25)
How a simple red wildflower can have so much meaning
Level 3.80 Fire! Fire! (video)
(03/11/2011 @ 04:15)
Peter describes his narrow escape from a forest fire
Level B.13 False claims
(27/10/2011 @ 05:45)
Not all companies get away with exaggerating what their products can do
Level 1.79 Mine's a Mars bar
(20/10/2011 @ 05:30)
The pie team look back on their favourite chocolate bars
Level 2.79 Let's bake!
(13/10/2011 @ 05:15)
Bread, pies and tarts; there's more to baking than making a cake!
Level 3.79 The big mac
(06/10/2011 @ 05:00)
Are Apple computers the best designed in the world?
Level B.12 Customer service
(22/09/2011 @ 05:50)
What has a smiling dinosaur got to do with providing good service?
Level 1.78 Double act
(15/09/2011 @ 08:30)
Meet Ana-Louisa, a language teacher with two hats!
Level 2.78 Come camping! (video)
(25/08/2011 @ 04:15)
Join the pie team in their tent, and never mind the rain!
Level 3.78 Going Dutch!
(18/08/2011 @ 07:00)
Meet Hendrik, who doesn't come from Holland!
Level B.11 Welcome to Wales (video)
(11/08/2011 @ 04:40)
where the business world meets
Level 1.77 Return to the blue house (video)
(28/07/2011 @ 09:15)
What a lot of changes since the pie team bought their house!
Level 2.77 How to serve (video)
(21/07/2011 @ 04:30)
Top tennis tips for the summer months ahead
Level 3.77 Ironman!
(14/07/2011 @ 10:00)
He's fit and he's tough; James tells us what he does to become an Ironman!
Level B.10 The Greek crisis
(07/07/2011 @ 05:45)
How are the beautiful Greek islands coping with the economic crisis?
Level 1.76 Penela: our local town
(30/06/2011 @ 09:15)
The pie team talk about what to see in their town up the road
Level 2.76 Let's twist again!
(23/06/2011 @ 07:45)
like we did 50 years ago! The pie team celebrate the ever popular dance
Level 3.76 Festival fun
(16/06/2011 @ 05:30)
Are the pie team going to be joining the festival crowds this summer?
Level B.9 Running a small business
(02/06/2011 @ 04:40)
Simon talks about some of the challenges he faces
Level 1.75 My ideal study place
(26/05/2011 @ 04:30)
How do like to study? In a library, at a desk, at home with friends?
Level 2.75 Planking
(19/05/2011 @ 04:10)
Jackie is completely confused by the latest Internet craze
Level 3.75 India, incredible India
(12/05/2011 @ 05:45)
Rosie talks about living and working in one of the world's most exciting countries
Level B.8 What next?
(05/05/2011 @ 05:30)
What lies ahead now that Osama bin Laden is dead?
Level 1.74 Spring is in the air
(28/04/2011 @ 04:30)
The pie team talk about the prettiest season of the year
Level 2.74 Wedding bells
(21/04/2011 @ 07:15)
Debbie describes her slightly unusual wedding day
Level 3.74 Vanishing bees
(14/04/2011 @ 05:00)
Does it matter that bees around the world are buzzing off?
Level B.7 Negotiating skills
(07/04/2011 @ 06:55)
What's the best way to get what you want from management?
Level 1.73 The royal family
(24/03/2011 @ 06:05)
Surely one of the most popular British icons?!
Level 2.73 Buzz buzz!! (video)
(17/03/2011 @ 16:45)
The pie team have a new, and perhaps dangerous, hobby!
Level 3.73 Red Nose Day
(10/03/2011 @ 05:00)
Why is Richard's sister wearing pyjamas to work for Red Nose Day?
Level B.6 The Cornish pasty
(24/02/2011 @ 06:15)
EU regulations gone mad, or sensible protection?
Level 1.72 Amazing Amazon
(17/02/2011 @ 04:45)
Some incredible facts from the world's biggest rainforest
Level 2.72 A tale of 2 islands (video)
(10/02/2011 @ 04:15)
The pie team talk about their island homes
Level 3.72 The name game 2
(03/02/2011 @ 04:30)
Forget John and Mary, here's Brooklyn and Peaches!
Level B.5 To google or not...
(27/01/2011 @ 04:30)
What's the problem with a brand becoming a verb?
Level 1.71 Household chores (video)
(20/01/2011 @ 06:50)
What a bore! But some are more fun than others...
Level 3.71 The name game
(16/12/2010 @ 09:20)
Why are so many Brits changing their names?
Level B.4 Corporate responsibility
(09/12/2010 @ 04:30)
A political adviser for BP gives his view
Level 1.70 On the first day of Christmas
(02/12/2010 @ 05:15)
What presents did Richard buy for his family this year?
Level 2.70 Raindrops keep falling
(25/11/2010 @ 05:15)
The pie team talk about getting wet, wet, wet!
Level 3.70 Happiness
(18/11/2010 @ 04:30)
Feeling happy? Enjoying life? How do you know?!
Level B.3 Dress code
(11/11/2010 @ 06:30)
It's not just what you do, it's what you wear
Level 1.69 The 5 senses
(04/11/2010 @ 03:55)
You taste with your tongue? You hear with your ears? Think again!
Level 2.69 And the kids came too
(21/10/2010 @ 03:45)
Sue talks about family holidays with her not so little children
Level 3.69 Los 33
(14/10/2010 @ 03:55)
What happens now to the San José miners?
Level B.2 News bulletin 1
(07/10/2010 @ 04:10)
Business people should be aware of global events making the headlines
Level 1.68 Chicken run (video)
(30/09/2010 @ 12:10)
The pie team have bought some chickens!
Level 2.68 In focus
(23/09/2010 @ 04:10)
Cameras have come a long way since Robert started his hobby
Level 3.68 Is that a Mango t-shirt?
(16/09/2010 @ 05:00)
Jo talks about her love of high-street brands
Level B.1 What makes a good boss?
(09/09/2010 @ 04:10)
A senior manager for an international company gives his view
Level 1.67 Quiz show!!
(02/09/2010 @ 05:00)
Want to win loads of money and become famous? Love competitions? Go on a TV show!
Level 2.67 University - full!
(26/08/2010 @ 05:00)
Here's one solution for the many students who can't get into university this year
Level 3.67 Big boys don't cry
(19/08/2010 @ 05:00)
But why not? Surely men should be able to snivel too?
Level 1.66 Country life
(12/08/2010 @ 05:00)
The pie team compare living in the country to the city
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