FAQs  Frequently Asked Questions

How about these foreign accents?

What foreign accent? Scottish, Welsh, Yorkshire, Southern?
There are so many regional, Asian, Afro-Carribbean accents all over Great Britain and even more across the Anglo-Saxon world.
BBC world service has many correspondants with accents from all over the world.

Unless you are a dedicated xenophobe, accents are normal in a society with several cultures sharing the same sunshine.

As long as the message is interesting, the accent is of no importance at all.
The quality of the programme resides in its originality and interest.