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Marc’s Almanac

102 EpisodesProduced by Marc SidwellWebsite

Five minutes of civilised calm. As featured on BBC Radio Suffolk.Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com to receive an email when new episodes are added.You can find a playlist of the recommended songs on YouTube at https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLxBpfbS-x5t3GLN-TVXMNSSwnAlum0l8Z

5:05

3rd June, 2020 – An English Light

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in the peace of the English countryside. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Felix Dennis, An English Light.

"9:45 on a fine June night,
I watch from the window and write and write...
"

From the show:

2 Corinthians, 3:2-3

William – The Dictator, by Richmal Crompton

On this day: 3 June, 1989the Tiananmen Square massacre begins. It will see up to four thousand pro-democracy activists shot, bayoneted and deliberately crushed to death beneath the treads of tanks

On this day: 3 June, 1162 Thomas a Becket is consecrated as Archbishop of Canterbury. His murder eight years later, by men who believed they were following the will of the king, would make Thomas a saint whose veneration would last for centuries.

Music to wake you up – Big Rock Candy Mountain, sung by Harry McClintock

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