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Ben’s Breakfast Show

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My 'Celebrities, Scientists & Music' Chat Show: Thursday Mornings from 7.30

Scientist Ben Makin leaves the lab to present your Thursday Breakfast Show on The Source 96.1 FM, bringing you interviews with experts and celebs, bangin’ tunes and chats with world-leading scientists. The best time of the day is BREAKFAST TIME!

Oh, and did we mention that we have two resident professors (David Hosken and Sasha Dall) ready to answer YOUR questions? Get in touch with us (see below)!

Recent special guests have included popstar Jamelia, the legendary Dick and Dom, Amanda Holden, Alexandra Burke, Gloria Hunniford, UB40, Ross Noble, Rochelle Humes, Prof Helen Roy MBE, the ex-head of GCHQ, a real-life space mission flight director and world-leading scientists based right here in Cornwall; we would be delighted if you could join us!

Got any questions or topics that you’d like us to discuss? Or perhaps you’d like a shout-out or have special song requests? Get in touch with us! Check below for details and to listen to past shows.

We occasionally give out freebies, such as event tickets (e.g. for the CAMRA beer festival) and vouchers.

Brought to you by the University of Exeter.

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Email me: bam206@exeter.ac.uk

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SPOTLIGHT

Check out this show, featuring a live chat with an ex-spy (cool, right?) and a discussion (with Dave & Sasha) based on the ‘science’ of Jurassic Park!

Or, how about this one, where you will hear from Tim Peake’s mission outreach manager and space flight director – Libby Jackson – alongside celebrity travel TV show presenter, Charley Boorman?

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Listeners say

Brilliant Station, Chargrilled, Making Paper Boats, Miscellaneous Debris and Konquerinz Soundz my absolute nevermiss shows. The whole station is unique and never dull. So lucky to be able to tune in, shame the station drops around Helston way on a drive out on a Sunday we always shout nooooo !!! Have pulled into laybys to hear the end of some tunes !! Keep up the good work.

Andrea

This station is great. I listen in my workshop during the day in New Jersey USA . Keep it up. Dave. Hope to visit there someday.

Dave

Just stumbled across this station whilst scrolling - loving it! Listening in SE London x

Heather