Next Stop: Mariachi Plaza

19th May 2016 1130 am BBC Radio 4, BBC Radio 4; 25th May 2016 BBC World Service

Our Lady of Guadalupe, painted by Juan Solis, Mariachi Plaza, Boyle Heights

The mariachis of Boyle Heights, East LA, hang around on Mariachi Plaza to pick up work, under the watchful eye of their patron, Our Lady of Guadalupe (pictured).  But Boyle Heights is changing, as Evalngeline Ordaz finds out on a night out with the musicians.

Producer:  Tamsin Hughes

Scenes From Student Life

 18th April 2016  1.45pm  

series available here till May 2016

ellie cawthorne pic

Ten part series, each programme depicting a scene from student life, starting in the 14th century and ending now.  Presented by recent graduate Ellie Cawthorne (above).  For more info go here

Fry’s English Delight Series 8

big choccy

All 33 programmes are available here:  Emotional trailer: