Radio June 22, 2012 by Margaret · Published June 22, 2012 · Last modified March 5, 2014 Radio 4 on Annie Besant This week’s ‘In Our Time’ with Melvyn Bragg is about campaigning 19th century secularist Annie Besant, who had a close relationship with Charles Bradlaugh, founder of the National Secular Society. Well worth listening to for the history of secularism in the UK. Click here to listen on BBC iPlayer. Click here to read about the history of the National Secular Society. Image from Wikimedia Commons.