tv & radio (updated)

A round-up of Barbara's recent and upcoming TV and radio appearances.

Barbara will be the special guest on 'The Folk Show With Mark Radcliffe' on BBC Radio 2 on Wednesday July 21, from 9.00 pm. The hour long show will see Barbara chatting about her early days as a folk singer - click here for more information.


Barbara has also recently contributed to 'Set The Night On Fire: The Story of Ewan MacColl' which will premiere on Sky Arts in the near future.


MacColl is best remembered for penning the folk standard ‘Dirty Old Town’ and the Grammy-award winning ballad ‘The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face’. ‘Set the Night on Fire’ tells the story of MacColl’s life and his varied career, with current folk musicians and close family providing new versions of his key works. In addition to Barbara, the biography features contributions from Peggy Seeger, Christopher Eccleston and Billy Bragg.


Sky Arts is available on Sky, Freeview, BT TV, Now and Virgin Media.


Barbara has also recently recorded a guest appearance on 'The Great Food Guys', the popular BBC Scotland cookery programme presented by Nick Nairn and Dougie Vipond. Filmed at Fasque Castle, Barbara's episode is currently expected to be broadcast in July, although no transmission date has yet been confirmed.


Barbara's live tracks for BBC Scotland's The Quay Sessions are available to watch here via BBC iPlayer.


Barbara's appearances on the 2020 series of 'The Real Marigold Hotel' are also available to watch here via BBC iPlayer.