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Short Cuts

By BBC Radio 4

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Short documentaries and adventures in sound presented by Josie Long

Customer Reviews

Great show

Love to listen to this podcast before going to sleep. Josie Long is great and has such a calming voice.

Boundary pushing

So glad R4 put out this show. These stories and the producers that make them deserve a platform. Every episode is different but you can always bank on one thing: they will be good. Stories are often thoughtfully put together and excellently produced. It’s one of my go to podcasts.

Life affirming, knowledge-enhancing brilliance!

I’ve listened to every episode of Short Cuts. Such a diverse collection of voices and experiences. Josie Long is the perfect curator, holding together all the stories with her wit and empathy. I’ve learned so much about other people’s lives and subjects I didn’t even know I was interested in. This podcast is like a companion, the insights into people’s lives are like being invited in for a cup of tea with each of them. It’s incredibly soothing, an antidote to loneliness.