The Listening Project

The Listening Project


Capturing the nation in conversation to build a unique picture of our lives today and preserve it for future generations.


Omnibus – Contending with Death  

How to comfort, how to remember, and how to face loss

Omnibus - Jo and Andy - Divorce  

A divorced couple reflect on marriage, autism and friendship

Christmas Day Omnibus  

Father Christmas, Toy Story and 6 year old twins all feature in this festive edition

Sunday Omnibus - The Power of Two  

Dealing with bereavement, kidney disease and ageing - as a couple

Sunday Omnibus - A Male Perspective  

Men on Euro 2016, identity and mass trespass, and Methodism

Sunday Omnibus - The Distaff Side  

Conversations about what's normal, what's inherited and how much is shared in family life

Sunday Omnibus  

Changing attitudes to race and death, plus facing the final decision for your pet

Sunday Omnibus - Nature's Inspiration  

The beauty of nature on land, on water, and in sound

Sunday Omnibus  

Moving can bring peace or regret, but friendship and support always helps

Sunday Omnibus - Passion  

Bee-keeping, football and a marriage proposal

Sunday Omnibus  

Dealing with crises in mental and physical health

Sunday Omnibus - A Positive Outlook  

The joy of life, romance and grandchildren in old age, and of gaining an adoptive family

Sunday Omnibus - Someone To Lean On  

Role models, friendship and a relationship in transition.

Sunday Omnibus - Someone To Lean On  

Role models, friendship and a relationship in transition.

Sunday Omnibus  

Conversations about still birth, single parent families and running

Sunday Omnibus - Men and Friendship  

Conversations between male friends about similarities and differences

Sunday Omnibus - Embracing Change  

Going to university, retiring from work, and saying goodbye to foster children

Sunday Omnibus - What We Choose To Tell  

Fi Glover introduces conversations about the challenges facing relationships and creativity when they fall outside the standard parameters

Sunday Omnibus - Looking Back  

Fi Glover introduces conversations reflecting on past attitudes to service, relationships and families

Omnibus - Not All Families Are The Same  

Fi Glover with conversations between mothers and their offspring about the challenges of university life for a single mum with a toddler, and of looking after a disabled sibling

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