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Fifty years ago Egon Ronay started work on his influential food guides. Guest presenter Peter Bazalgette asks what led this Hungarian emigre to change food in Britain, from meals in service stations and railway stations to restaurants and cafes.
Repeated tomorrow at 4pm. BBC celebrity chef Gennaro Contakio writes in Lonely Planet magazine, on sale 22 January

Contributors

Presenter:
Peter Bazalgette
Producer:
Dan Saladino
Guest:
Egon Ronay

Regional Variations (2)

Classic Serial: The Grand Babylon Hotel

BBC Radio 4 FM

Classic Serial

Arnold Bennett - The Grand Babylon Hotel

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 4 FM

On a whim, an American tycoon buys a hotel and is thrown into a world of Edwardian espionage and murder. Stars John Sessions, Fenella Woolgar. Show more

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Online Damage: Pom in the 21st Century

BBC Radio 4 FM

Duration: 40 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Penny Marshall examines the effects of the rapid expansion of online pornography on UK society. She talks to online porn users and hears warnings from psychologists. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

In Living Memory

BBC Radio 4 FM

In Living Memory

Series 8

Episode 4: Legionnaire's Disease

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Chris Ledgard meets the survivors and scientists who struggled to find the cause for the mystery illness that struck down hundreds of American ex-servicemen in July 1976. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Thinking Allowed

BBC Radio 4 FM

Thinking Allowed

Moral Relativism

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Laurie Taylor is joined by Professors Steven Lukes, Henrietta Moore and Conor Gearty to discuss relationship of culture and morality in the debate on a universal notion of human rights. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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