27th June 2011

Tonight at 9pm on BBC2, catch the second episode of Made In Britain, the accompanying 3 part TV series to Evan Davis’s recently published book of the same title.

Presenting the show himself, Evan offers viewers an insight into the true landscape of the British economy. He explores what our country is good at and how it can pay its way in the world, bursting some of the myths that have sprung up in recent decades and reacquainting us with some forgotten areas of the economy.

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What is your favourite number?

22nd June 2011

Alex Bellos is investigating the phenomenon of favourite numbers. Do you have one? Is it your birthday? Something superstitious, or mathematical?

Over the summer, Alex is asking people to tell him what their favourite number is, if they have one, and why it is their favourite. The results will feature in Alex’s new book, The Game Of Life, the follow up to his bestselling Alex’s Adventures in Numberland .

To listen to Alex’s appearance on the Today Programme, click here.

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