Charlotte Green's Culture Club - Sunday 11 October 2015, 3pm

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Sir Tom Jones on singing

Charlotte Green's Culture Club, Sunday 11 October 2015

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Charlotte Green meets Sir Tom Jones and launches Classic FM's Southbank Centre Week.

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Welsh singing superstar Sir Tom Jones is among the guests who joins Charlotte on today's show. Among other things he discusses his lifelong love of singing, why the Welsh excel at it, and his enduring marriage to wife Melinda.

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Tom Jones talks about his wife Linda

And why he wouldn't be able to sing if she weren't around

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Also on this afternoon's show, Charlotte launches seven days of special programmes, in partnership with one of the most important and influential cultural institutions in the country – London's Southbank Centre.

Ahead of special broadcasts on The Full Works Concert , Charlotte is joined by the Centre’s Artistic Director, Jude Kelly OBE who has worked in the arts sector for nearly four decades, and by Gillian Moore, the Centre's Head of Music.