Weekday programme Morning Brew is a chat and music show. Hosted by Phil Whelan, guests include regular contributors and drop-ins, who span topics from earnest current affairs to cookery to the arts.
Catch it live:
Monday to Friday 9.30am - 1pm
Good morning and welcome to Thursday. On today’s Morning Brew, commentator Steve Vines will be in the chair at 10.10 for his regular look at the (immense) week that was. At 11.40 our vet Dr. David Gething will be with us, live from his hospital, to talk about our pets’ backs. Of course, do ask him any questions you may have as well. And, after 12 Maestro JC Viens brings you this week’s luxury wine whine. Join us on Facebook live throughout.
Morning Brew: James Ross in for Phil today, and we'll be playing musical chairs a bit over the next few weeks. Kicking off this week after 9 with a focus on the future of live music, with the closing of Grappa's Cellar over the weekend. The final music gig was on Friday played by Last Orders, and we'll be joined by band members Jeremy and Zack. Plus DJ and Music Consultant Steve Bruce, and Nick Willsher, MD of Entertaining Asia. After 10 Robbie McRobbie, head honcho of the Hong Kong Rugby Union, with a wrap-up of the World Under 20 Trophy, and Operation Breakthrough returning from the Vietnam tour. After 11 and ahead of his appearance tonight at the Hong Kong Book Fair, China expert Mark O'Neill drops into the studio to tell us about his book "How South Asians Helped to Make Hong Kong". Plus all the best in music through till 1.(9:00am-1pm, email firstname.lastname@example.org )