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Film and TV meet Eff the Tudors

We spoke to Jenny and Ben, recent graduates who wondered ‘what about all the women, BAME, and LGBTQ+ people?’ that they never heard about in history class. They decided to create a podcast to highlight these important stories. Alexa: Your podcast is called Fuck the Tudors – Why do you hate the Tudors? Jenny: I […]

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ME Time: Lifestyle’s Maya Sargent and Emma Gill take on the world of podcasting

It’s hard to believe the origins of our podcast ME Time, because it genuinely began with a throw-away comment on FaceTime whilst baking brownies (that’s just what life has come to *sigh*): ‘let’s start a podcast.’ A month later, it has become a fascinating, addictive and wonderful passion project that we are obsessed with. Both […]

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Podcast review- Ear Biscuits

Rating:⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ 5 stars Right off the bat, I have to confess that this review might be just a little bit biased – I, dear reader, have been watching and listening to these two personalities since I was a mere eleven-year-old child. When Film and TV started doing podcast reviews, I knew I had to share […]

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In Writing: Podcast Review

Rating:⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ How should you edit? How do you come by an agent? How do you deal with bruising feedback? All of these questions and more are answered in this popular podcast Coming across Hattie Crisell’s podcast is one of the greatest things to happen to me during lockdown. I want to share In Writing because […]

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Across the algorithm, across the pond

I listened to Charlie Kirk’s four hour, post-election, daily podcasts so that you don’t have to and quite frankly, you weren’t going to. A stones throw across the pond and a quick jump across the algorithm, we find the heroes of this story and the heroes of a whole lot of intelligent, angry and scared […]

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Dolly Alderton’s Love Stories

As the days get shorter, the cold gets colder, and lockdown 2.0 looming, what we all need is a little dose of escapism. So, as we all prepare ourselves by snuggling a little bit deeper into our duvets, what better way to escape than into the podcast cosmos? Recorded in 2018 and 2019 respectively, two […]

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Staying in the loop – innovative ways to keep up with the world

It took a global pandemic to solidify my love for podcasts, but truly, I am now hooked. After watching BBC News notifications greet me every morning with more distressing news, I have finally grown too tired and too anxious of waiting for those horizontal squares of information. I am ready to embark on a journey […]

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Podcast of the week: Off Menu

Looking for a podcast series to really get your teeth into? This one’s for the self-confessed foodies amongst us discussing life’s most debated questions like is sparkling water the champagne of waters? Do poppadoms trump bread? Is a cheese board an excusable option for pudding? Why not join in and tuck into the succulent slice […]