I spent yesterday in Exeter, planning the summer camp for 2009. Driving home in the late afternoon, I found myself behind a lot of slow-moving camper vans and caravans heading for North Devon for the half-term holiday. (Yes, the Grockles are back among us!) I forgave them, though, when I discovered a superb programme of selected highlights from the career of Nina Simone on Radio 3. It was a pleasure to drive slowly so that I could enjoy every moment of the programme. You can catch it for the next 7 days on Listen again.
Here is a little taster: