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A Podcast Dedicated to Netflix Original Shows like Stranger Things, Black Mirror, and The Haunting of Hill House. Rima Jo and cohost will break down each episode of Stranger Things, Black Mirror, The Haunting of Hill House and other Netflix original shows by going through a Top 5, Stranger Things , Black Mirror, The Haunting of Hill House and Netflix News, Listener Feedback and so much more. Discover the strangeness that comes from all of the amazing Netflix Original Shows. Also follow Stran ...
 
Dan Kiernan, Director of SotoTennis Academy in Spain has teamed up with John McGahon Ireland's Fed Cup Captain and Director of MacXTennis Academy in Ireland to create a podcast that entertains, educates and energises you through this difficult period of lock down due to the Coronavirus. Hear Dan and John pick the brains and gain valuable insight into the minds of professional tennis players, coaches, parents, as well as others in High Performance Tennis.
 
For over 100 years, the Fellowship of the British Academy has brought together the country’s greatest thinkers from across the humanities and social sciences. In this new podcast, current Fellows of the British Academy shine a light on the Fellows of previous generations whose work still shapes how we see the world today. Listen to leading historians, economists, psychologists and political scientists introducing you to the academics that inspired them, revealing their remarkable lives and t ...
 
This is your chance to ask a world-class Curl Professional your questions, and get them answered daily! Melanie Nickels is the founder of the Raw Hair Organic Salon in Naples, Florida, one of the top Curly & Natural hair salons in the country. She is the founder of the Raw Curls Academy, and co-founder of the Raw Curls brand of organic & natural products for curly hair. She is an American Board Certified Master Haircolorist (specializing in curly hair), and a former educator for the organiza ...
 
Get your geek on with idobi Radio’s Geek Girl Riot. Each week our hosts take turns on the mic to discuss all the things close to our geeky hearts, topped off with fresh and far-out segments, and special guest appearances for talks and spotlights. It promises to be a rowdy good time.
 
Rab Houston was born in Hamilton, Scotland, lived in India and Ghana and was educated at the Edinburgh Academy and St Andrews University before spending six years at Cambridge University as a research student (Peterhouse) and research fellow (Clare College). He has worked at the University of St Andrews since 1983 and is Professor of Modern History, specialising in British social history. He is a fellow of both the Royal Historical Society and the Royal Society of Edinburgh (Scotland’s natio ...
 
Legendary Academy Award- and BAFTA-winning British costume designer Sandy Powell discusses her career in a rare and exclusive interview with creative director and producer, Kinvara Balfour at the Apple Store Regent Street in London. Best known for her Oscar-winning designs for Shakespeare in Love, The Aviator and The Young Victoria, Powell has been Oscar-nominated a further 7 times and BAFTA-nominated a further 9 times. She has worked with directors as far ranging as Derek Jarman, Neil Jorda ...
 
"Elite sport & exercise science support for all" Extreme Sports Performance was founded by Ryan Blake in 2008 & launched online in 2018. After spending all of our lives playing, competing & coaching school, county, national & international sport, we have followed a continuing education, pathway & profession in top end sport, health & wellness. We believe that there are many talented & aspiring athletes, of all ages in all sports, that do not have the appropriate guidance or receive the appro ...
 
Welcome to The Podcast Accelerator, the thrice-weekly show that brings you podcast education, industry insights and straight-talking reactions to podcasting news. I’m your host Mark Asquith, that British Podcast Guy and CEO and co-founder of Rebel Base Media, the podcast tech company that creates Captivate.fm,Podcast Success Academy, Podcast Websites, Poductivity & Rebel Base Studios. This short-form show typically runs for between 7 and 15 minutes and releases every Monday, Wednesday and Fr ...
 
Saki was the pen name of the British author Hector Hugh Munro (1870 – 1916). His witty, biting and occasionally odd short stories satirised Edwardian culture. Saki is considered a master of the short story and has been compared to O. Henry and Dorothy Parker as well as Noel Coward and Oscar Wilde (who clearly influenced Saki). His first collection of short stories, Reginald, was published by Methuen Press in 1904 though these stories first appeared in the ‘Westminster Gazette’. The stories i ...
 
NOTE: The MP3 files used by this podcast appear to be missing. They may have been removed permanently from their source location. Mark Steel's in Town is a stand-up comedy show on BBC Radio 4, co-written and performed by Mark Steel. The series, which was first broadcast on 18 March 2009, is recorded in various towns and cities in the United Kingdom and occasionally elsewhere. Each episode is tailored to the town in which it is recorded, and the show is performed in front of a local audience. ...
 
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This is the ultimate review of Season 2 of Netflix's TV Show The Umbrella Academy Episode 10 "The End of Something" Join Rima and Pake as they break down their top five from the episode as well as share notes about the episode. Tune in to hear the News from The Umbrella Academy and Streaming Show News. Then listen to the Letters from the Academy as…
 
Statistics are vital in helping us tell stories – we see them in the papers, on social media, and we hear them used in everyday conversation - and yet in this era of fake news we doubt them more than ever. In his timely new book 'How to Make the World Add Up', Tim Harford navigates a world of disinformation, bad research and misplaced motivation to…
 
Sergiy Stahkovsky has been ranked as high as 33 ATP. He jumped to our screens beating Roger Federer on Centre Court Wimbledon 2013. He has been a member of the ATP Player Council and has been outspoken on many controversial topics including equal pay in tennis. He opens up and provides context to all his thoughts in an amazing podcast. Enjoy…
 
It's Strange Indeed: Bake Off Edition! This is the ultimate review of Collection 8 of the TV Show The Great British Baking Show Episode 5 "Pastry Week" Join Rima and Jason to discuss the newest season of The Great British Baking Show while talking about our favorite bakes, our favorite contestant and our predictions on the next person that leaves t…
 
In Frankenstein: How to Make a Monster, six performers from Battersea Arts Centre's Beatbox Academy interpret Mary Shelley’s classic novel from their own perspective; as young people growing up in 21st-century Britain. Using only their own mouths and voices to make every sound in the film, they explore how today’s society creates its own monsters. …
 
This is the ultimate review of Season 1 of Netflix's TV Show The Haunting of Bly Manor Episode 3 "The Two Faces Part I" Join Rima and Pake as they break down their top five from the episode as well as share notes about the episode. Tune in to hear the News from Bly Manor and Streaming Show News. Then listen to the Letters from the Manor as Rima and…
 
This month’s lesson is all about lovely lamination—that amazing process that creates unbelievably flaky croissants, puff pastries, and, of course, Danish. Lamination is the process in which you incorporate a firm butter block into a base dough through a number of folds and rolls, creating slivers of butter within the dough. During baking, the water…
 
Geeta Pendse presents Front Row live from Nottingham in a shared broadcast with BBC Radio Nottingham. In spite of virus restrictions, Nottingham Playhouse goes live for the first time since March this week with a season they're calling Notthingham Unlocks. We'll talk to the playwright and local James Graham about his brand new play, a lockdown roma…
 
Acclaimed violinist Tasmin Little announced her retirement from the stage recently. The musician is selling her beloved violin to focus on teaching. She will perform her final UK recital at London's Royal Festival Hall tomorrow night. We talk to her about her career, why she took the decision to retire now and her plans for the future.Covid has had…
 
Simon Jones worked for the LTA in many different capacities for 31 years before turning his hand to other sports over the last couple of years. We explore the similarities and differences between sports and his opinions from the inside looking in to British Tennis and from the outside looking in. A honest, healthy discussion which we hope will prov…
 
A collaboration with the Aké Festival: leading black writers and artists discuss Black Lives Matter and related issues of this year in connection to their work. With Tayari Jones, Derek Owusu, Victor Ehikhamenor and Sara-Jayne Makwala King. The Aké Festival is the world's largest literary festival of black voices on black issues. Usually held in La…
 
Nicole Kidman talks about starring in new thriller The Undoing. A therapist's life unravels after she learns that her husband might be responsible for a horrific murder. Left behind in the wake of a spreading and very public disaster and horrified by the ways in which she has failed to heed her own advice, Grace must dismantle one life and create a…
 
Nick Lester is the epitome of what we want from our Tennis Academy. Someone who has truly used his passion for tennis as a vehicle through his life, as a player, as a coach and over the last 15 years as a tennis commentator on Sky Sports, Amazon Prime, BBC, Eurosport and the World Feed. Nick shares his story, tennis stories and insights and his fav…
 
It's Strange Indeed: Bake Off Edition! This is the ultimate review of Collection 8 of the TV Show The Great British Baking Show Episode 4 "Chocolate Week" This week our friend Wendy joins Rima and Jason to discuss the newest season of The Great British Baking Show while talking about our favorite bakes, our favorite contestant and our predictions o…
 
Brian and Kyle Grace talk with Gemma Stafford, the amazing baker behind the blog and YouTube channel Bigger Bolder Baking. Gemma talks about her life as an Irish baker in America, as well as classic Irish baking tips. We explore Barmbrack, the classic Irish fruitcake served during Halloween. Plus, we dig into our Authentic Ireland issue, the ultima…
 
Roddy Doyle talks about his latest novel, Love. In the course of one summer’s evening in Dublin, two old drinking buddies revisit the pubs and the love affairs of their youth, and talk openly about their marriages and other relationships, downing several pints of stout along the way.Gairloch Museum in the Highlands of Scotland is one of the winners…
 
This is the ultimate review of Season 1 of Netflix's TV Show The Haunting of Bly Manor Episode 2 "The Pupil Join Rima and Pake as they break down their top five from the episode as well as share notes about the episode. Tune in to hear the News from Bly Manor and Streaming Show News. Then listen to the Letters from the Manor as Rima and Pake share …
 
Anaïs Mitchell took the myth of Orpheus and Eurydice and turned it into Hadestown, which became an immensely successful musical at the National Theatre and on Broadway. Now she has written Working on a Song, a book that gets down to the nitty-gritty of writing for musical theatre, tracing the development of the songs of Hadestown from the spark of …
 
The global bestselling author Jodi Picoult discusses her 26th novel The Book Of Two Ways. It’s the story of a hospice worker who - when her plane crashes in the opening pages -is surprised at the life that flashes before her eyes. Rather than her scientist husband and teenage daughter, she sees the life that might have been had she made different c…
 
Kyle Spencer is a former GB number 1 doubles player and represented GB at the 2000 Sydney Olympics. He is the current Head Men’s Coach at North Carolina State University and has experienced US College in all positions as a player, Assistant Coach and Head Coach. Kyle offers valuable insights and stories to connect the opportunity for many and the c…
 
Hugh Laurie talks about Roadkill, a major new political drama for BBC One written by David Hare. Roadkill is a four-part fictional thriller about a self-made, forceful and charismatic politician trying to outrun his past.Aberdeen Art Gallery and Museum is one of the winners in Art Fund’s Museum Of The Year 2020. We discover how they’ll be spending …
 
This year’s Art Fund Museum of the Year Prize will be split 5 ways rather than a winner being chosen from a shortlist. Jenny Waldman, director of Art Fund, announces the museums who will each receive £40,000. We’ll also be looking at each individual museum over the course of this week on Front RowOn the day that the government awarded Culture Recov…
 
This is the ultimate review of Season 1 of Netflix's TV Show The Haunting of Bly Manor Episode 1 "The Great Good Place" Join Rima and Pake as they break down their top five from the episode as well as share notes about the episode. Tune in to hear the News from Bly Manor and Streaming Show News. Then listen to the Letters from the Manor as Rima and…
 
What a story! Leon went from decent junior player to coaching one of the best juniors in the world, Sir Andy Murray. He was catapulted to GB Davis Cup Captain over 10 years ago where he´s guided the team to glory on the court as the 2015 Davis Cup Winners, but also to a collective culture that brings positivity, team spirit and much more. Leon is t…
 
It's Strange Indeed: Bake Off Edition! This is the ultimate review of Collection 8 of the TV Show The Great British Baking Show Episode 3 "Bread Week" Rima and Jason discuss the newest season of The Great British Baking Show while talking about our favorite bakes, our favorite contestant and our predictions on the next person that leaves the show. …
 
Alex Wheatle discusses his new novel Cane Warriors, based on the true story of a group of slaves in Jamaica who, in 1760, rose up against their white British slavemasters in a fight for the freedom of all enslaved people in the nearby plantations.As Forest Green Rovers become the UK's first football club to appoint an Artistic Director, Robert Del …
 
Greetings, dear coven. We are excited to introduce our new series of bonus episodes following each new episode of Great British Bake Off! The program is also known as the Great British Baking Show on Netflix/in the USA ( because copyright law). J & K are both amateur bakers who enjoy making everything from bread and patisserie to cookies and cakes.…
 
Skin - the singer, songwriter, DJ and lead vocalist of the multi-million-selling British rock band Skunk Anansie - looks back over her life in her new memoir It Takes Blood and Guts.Born to Jamaican parents, Skin - real name Deborah Dyer - grew up in Brixton in the 1970s which influenced her musical direction. The shaven-headed singer reflects on h…
 
We discuss the future of music making in the UK. We speak to Mel C, formerly Sporty Spice, about her eighth studio album, Melanie C, which reflects her new influences – as a dance music DJ, an LGBTQ+ icon and mother to a music-mad daughter. She joins John Wilson to talk about musical reinvention, putting aside her demons and how to read the dancefl…
 
Kris has dedicated his life to tennis in one form or another. From coaching International Players to coaching parents how to coach, he has worked across the spectrum, but always to a very high level. Kris was part of the Scottish National team when Andy and Jamie Murray were coming through the junior ranks and he now works very closely with Judy Mu…
 
We announce the winner of the 2020 BBC National Short Story Award and the Young Writers' Award on its 15th anniversary.Judges Irenosen Okojie and Jonathan Freedland discuss the merits of the entries from the shortlisted authors. In contention for the £15,000 prize are Caleb Azumah Nelson, Jan Carson, Sarah Hall, Jack Houston and Eley Williams. Writ…
 
The London Film Festival opens this week with Mangrove, by the Oscar-winning director Steve McQueen. It’s the first in an ambitious five-part film series looking at individual stories about the West Indian Community in London from 1968 to 1985. Anna Smith joins us to review Mangrove, the story of a notorious 1970 prosecution that exposed police har…
 
Simon Dickson was one of the best junior players in the world with wins over Roger Federer and Leyton Hewitt to name a couple as he grew up. He combined this with playing football for Manchester United Juniors when he was younger. Yet his highest ATP ranking was 469. We explore why? Does he regret it? What has he learned? And what is he now passing…
 
It's Strange Indeed: Bake Off Edition! This is the ultimate review of Collection 8 of the TV Show The Great British Baking Show Episode 2 "Biscuit Week" Rima and Jason discuss the newest season of The Great British Baking Show while talking about our favorite bakes, our favorite contestant and our predictions on the next person that leaves the show…
 
Radha Blank won the Directing Prize at the 2020 Sundance Film Festival for her debut film, The 40-Year-Old Version. She also wrote and stars in the movie which is inspired by her own experiences as a Black New York based playwright and rapper approaching her 40th birthday and frustrated at the lack of creative opportunities. It’s been praised as as…
 
This is the ultimate review of Season 2 of Netflix's TV Show The Umbrella Academy Episode 9 "743" This week Rich from House Podcastica joins Rima and Pake as they break down their top three from the episode as well as share notes about the episode. Tune in to hear the News from The Umbrella Academy and Streaming Show News. Then listen to the Letter…
 
Graham Norton is one of the most successful entertainment presenters in British broadcasting. He has a popular Radio 2 show, is the face of the BBC's Eurovision song contest coverage and, above all, his Friday night BBC1 chat show draws the biggest names to his sofa. His shows have won him nine BAFTAs and he begins a new series on BBC1 tomorrow. Hi…
 
Miss Virginia is a new film based on the story of Virginia Walden Ford’s fight to create positive educational opportunities for African-American students in Washington D.C. and stars Uzo Aduba. Elle Osili-Wood reviews.Australian singer Helen Reddy has died at the age of 77. Her biggest hit, I am Woman, became an anthem for the feminist movement. Wr…
 
Steve Hewitt is the CEO of Gym Shark, a fitness clothing and accessory brand that is currently one of the fastest growing businesses in the UK. A few weeks ago it was valued at $1.3 billion from the humble beginnings of the founder, Ben Francis home with his Mums sewing machine. We discuss the transferable skills from sport to business and the impo…
 
The 17th Century Italian artist Artemisia Gentileschi is the subject of a major new exhibition at London's National Gallery. Critic Waldemar Januszczak considers the importance of the artist who struggled against the male Establishment, but who gained fame, patronage and adoration in her lifetime.No Masks is a new co-production between Sky Arts and…
 
Earlier today the shortlist for the 2020 Booker Prize for Fiction was announced. Two time winner Hilary Mantel has not made the list for the final part of her Cromwell series and four out of six of the books chosen are by debut authors. John speaks to Chair of Judges Margaret Busby and critics Sara Collins and Toby Lichtig give their verdict on the…
 
We’re coming at you with a super special bonus episode discussing all things about the first two seasons of Umbrella Academy! If you enjoy this episode, let us know, and let us know about any other bonus episode things you’d like to see in the future!! As always, we’d love to be in discussion with you, magical folx. Post or tweet about the show usi…
 
Michael Kiwanuka said he was seriously surprised when he won the 2020 Mercury Prize last week. Tom Sutcliffe talks to the singer-songwriter about dropping out of his music degree, hanging out in Hawaii with Kanye West and asks why such modesty when his self-titled album had rave reviews on release, and reached number 2 in the charts. Director Joe M…
 
It's Strange Indeed: Bake Off Edition! This is the ultimate review of Collection 8 of the TV Show The Great British Baking Show Episode 1 "Cake Week" Rima and Jason discuss the newest season of The Great British Baking Show while talking about our favorite bakes, our favorite contestant and our predictions on the next person that leaves the show. W…
 
Heather Watson has been one of Great Britain’s most successful female tennis players of the last 30 years. She won the Wimbledon Mixed Doubles title in 2016, has won 4 WTA titles and has a career high of 38 in the world. Heather moved from her home island of Guernsey aged 11 to go to Florida and we learn all about that journey of dedicating her lif…
 
This is the ultimate review of Season 2 of Netflix's TV Show The Umbrella Academy Episode 8 "The Seven Stages" Rima and Pake break down their top five from the episode as well as share notes about the episode. Tune in to hear the News from The Umbrella Academy and Streaming Show News. Then listen to the Letters from the Academy as Rima and Pake sha…
 
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