James star Tim Booth (@wearejames
) gets teary 😭 talking about parenthood, revealing the band’s new song is about ‘being in denial’ over how much he missed his young son while being away on tour.
You can hear the full interview in our Headliners podcast.
Head to the link in our bio which will take you to the 5 Live website 🎧🎤🎼🎸✈️👨👦 #timbooth
Rents could rise by 15% by 2023 as the supply of new rental properties dries up according to property experts 🏠
The survey, by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, says small scale landlords are pulling out of the market, possibly because of changes to the tax law on buy-to-let property 💷
Have you noticed the rental market changing - is it taking you much longer to find a reasonably priced property to rent?
L Fest takes place every summer, bringing together women and families from across the UK for the “UK’s biggest lesbian festival”. Organisers say it helps children with two mums mix with similar families. Helen and Theresa have been together for 15 years, and bring their three children, Keira, Amber and Hylton. 🌈🌈 13-year-old Keira said, “"It makes me feel more open about talking about the family that I have," ————————————————————
#lgbt #lfest #lfestival #lesbianfamily #pride #pridemonth #lesbianpride #lgbtpride #lgbtq #bbc5live
💭💭 When you try to imagine the face of a family member or friend, what happens? How about the taste of pizza, or how fire smells? If you can’t picture these things, you may be part of the 2% of the population with Aphantasia.
Aphantasia is the name for a condition where people cannot see anything in their “mind’s eye”. This can affect one, some, or all of the senses, and can impact how you taste food and even recognise familiar faces. 🧠👁
5 Live’s Chris Warburton spoke to people who experience the condition and the scientist who named it. Find the full piece on our website — link in bio!
———————————————————— #aphantasia #5live #bbc5live #brain #mind #imagination #mindseye #creativity #science #psychology #neurodiversity #neurology #mentalimagery #visualise
Meanwhile... at Wimbledon 🎾🍓
Whilst we’ve all been caught up in the World Cup and the news of Donald Trump’s visit, we’ve been back at SW19 getting all the tennis action! Here’s a lovely view from one of our producers of Henman Hill / Murray Mound. Join the crowds this weekend and tune in to 5 live and Sports Extra, where we’ll be bringing you coverage of the men’s and women’s finals, straight from the Centre Court commentary box. Anyone for tennis? 🇬🇧 #wimbledon #wimbledon2018 #sw19 #tennis #grandslam #wimbledonfinal #bbcsport #bbc5live #commentarybox #henmanhill #murraymound
The dream may not have come true this time around... but this England team certainly gave us plenty of good times over the last three weeks 👏👏
The future's bright, bring on the Euros! 💪🦁🦁🦁
People (and even dogs!) up and down the country are donning their waistcoats in support of Gareth Southgate and the England team ⚽😂👏
Are you wearing yours? 👀
#waistcoatwednesday #WorldCup #england
Adrian and Chris are joined by a super-panel of 'Extra-Timers' and a live studio audience for a special episode of Question Time Extra Time.
As Question Time winds down for the summer we will be celebrating the best bits of 2018 so far, and handing out prestigious 'Dimbles' awards for 'Best Audience Moment, 'Best Dimbleby Moment' and 'Most Memorable Panellist'. You can catch the whole programme on Facebook Live, BBC Red Button, 909am and Digital Radio.
#BBCQT #BBC #QUESTIONTIME #5LIVE #DIMBLEBY #CHILES