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The BHP is a chronological retelling of the history of Britain with a particular focus upon the lives of the people. You won’t find a dry recounting of dates and battles here, but instead you’ll learn about who these people were and how their desires, fears, and flaws shaped the histories of England, Scotland, and Wales.
Do The Right Thing
Award-winning comedy panel show hosted by Danielle Ward, with team captains Margaret Cabourn-Smith and Michael Legge and amazing special guests. In it, two teams work out the right thing to do in strange scenarios and scary situations which range from the everyday to the weird and extreme. Don't feel you have to start at the beginning - we'd suggest you start with the most recent series then work backwards!
This is my retelling of the story of England, in a regular, chronological podcast, from the end of Roman Britain. I’m a bloke in a shed, but I make sure this is good, properly prepared history, and then fill it with my enthusiasm. You’ll find the great events and people for sure – but also some of the byways, of how people lived, their language, and the forces that shaped their lives and destinies. Note that iTunes limits podcasts to 300 episodes and there are more than that, so to see for t ...
London Calling
James Delingpole and Toby Young discuss and explain British and European politics and culture for their American audience.
Kate Hills is on a one-woman mission to save UK manufacturing. In this podcast she shines the light on British brands and manufacturers, and goes behind the scenes of their businesses. With tips, hints and tricks to help you manufacture in the UK and buy British. Never has there been a more critical time to get behind 'made in Britain'.
British comedian Adam Buxton talks with interesting people. The rambly conversations are sometimes funny, sometimes more serious with funny bits. Adam records the intros and outros for most episodes while walking with his dog friend Rosie in the East Anglian countryside where he lives with his wife and three children. Adam has appeared in films such as ‘Hot Fuzz’, ‘Stardust’ and ‘Son Of Rambow’ as well as a variety of TV shows in the UK. Since 2007 he has hosted ‘BUG’, a live show that combi ...
A British true-crime podcast with hosts Amy and Rachael. They tackle the supernatural, conspiracy, folklore and British crime whilst making room for a dumb criminal at the end. Come join for all things British and Michael Caine jokes.
Luke's English Podcast is an award-winning podcast for learners of English. Listen, learn and have fun while picking up natural British English as it really is spoken.
RHLSTP is an award-winning series in which comedian Richard Herring ("The Podfather" - The Guardian) chats with some of the biggest names in comedy and entertainment. Stephen Fry, Eddie Izzard, Dawn French, David Mitchell, Katherine Ryan and Brian Blessed are amongst the many stars to have been interviewed across the 200+ episodes..
Reel Britannia
A very British podcast about very British movies...with the occasional hint of professionalism
Very British
A mostly weekly podcast about Britain. Cover art photo provided by Robert Haverly on Unsplash:
Podcasts for the journals of the British Ecological Society: Functional Ecology, Methods in Ecology and Evolution, Journal of Animal Ecology, Journal of Applied Ecology and the Journal of Ecology.Covering new developments in ecology around the world.
Anything But Silent
Buzzing, creative, brave. Libraries don’t just keep our stories safe; they’re where new stories begin. Meet the people making amazing things happen in them. Hosted by Cleo Laskarin from the British Library’s exhibitions team. Discover more at Supported by the Eccles Centre for American Studies at the British Library.A Pixiu Production.
Explore the British countryside and delve into the big rural issues with the team at BBC Countryfile Magazine. Follow us on walks into beautiful places and meet fascinating people. Please subscribe! To find out more about the British countryside, visit Subscribe to the print version of BBC Countryfile Magazine at
Twenty-four short stories by famous and not-so-famous British authors.
Nominated for the BEST TRUE-CRIME PODCAST award at the British Podcast Awards 2018, Murder Mile is a uniquely different UK true-crime podcast, presented as an audio guided walk of 300+ of London’s untold, unsolved and (often) forgotten murder cases, all within the West End.
Screenwriter STUART WRIGHT is the host of's podcast. It regularly features: 1) British film makers 2) Supporters of the British film industry 3) Horror filmmakers/horror film lovers from around the world.4) "5 Great British Horror Films" podcast series... where horror film lovers get to wax lyrical about their 5 favourite British horror movies.
Martin Bushby, Richard Benson & Jamesie review all the major happenings from the British wrestling scene including PROGRESS, RevPro, NXT UK, OTT, ICW & much more.
Interviews with Scholars of Britain about their New Books
The BHP is a chronological retelling of the history of Britain with a particular focus upon the lives of the people. You won’t find a dry recounting of dates and battles here, but instead you’ll learn about who these people were and how their desires, fears, and flaws shaped the histories of England, Scotland, and Wales.
The British Museum is famous for its objects, which represent over 2 million years of human history and culture. The objects speak to us thanks to the experts who have helped to tell their stories for well over two centuries. This podcast takes a fresh look at some of the tales that have shaped the Museum’s story – both famous and less well known.
Interviews and more from the world of professional theatre right across the UK.
A UK true crime podcast with a comedy twist. 30 somethings Lucy and Emma tell each other true crime stories, whilst injecting a little dark humour along the way. Nominated in the true crime category in the British Podcast Awards 2018. Lucy and Emma pride themselves on being well researched and telling you everything there is to know about the crime in question. So listen, enjoy, and remember, listening to S'laughter doesn't make you a psycho, killing people does.
British Ice Hockey
The British Ice Hockey Podcast, featuring interviews, comment and more from the EIHL, NIHL and Team GB.
British Invaders
The podcast all about British Science Fiction Television.
The British Studies program at the University of Texas at Austin was created in 1975. For more than thirty years the program has sponsored public lectures in English literature, history, and government, and has conducted a weekly seminar called the Faculty Seminar on British Studies that includes faculty members, graduate students, undergraduates, and members of the Austin community.
BC Today is where British Columbians connect on issues facing their lives and their community. Every week day at noon PT and 1pm MT, BC Today host Michelle Eliot delves into the top story for the province.
Interviews and more from the world of professional theatre right across the UK.
Hosted by BFI programmer Anna Bogutskaya and the BFI’s digital editor, Henry Barnes, The Bigger Picture covers the best in screen culture, from film to TV to gaming.
A fortnightly show about news and views from the world of British books and publishing
2019 Audio News and Interviews from the British Automobile Racing Club / BARC First formed in 1912 as The Cyclecar Club, today the British Automobile Racing Club organises races at almost every venue in Britain, including meetings at Anglesey, Brands Hatch, Cadwell Park, Castle Combe, Croft, Donington Park, Knockhill, Lydden Hill, Oulton Park, Pembrey, Rockingham, Silverstone, Snetterton, and of course the BARC’s home circuit, Thruxton.
Generic Drift
A British science podcast where two biologists discuss dinosaurs, astrobiology, neanderthals and more...
British Comedy Guide is a website all about UK comedy. We publish a number of different comedy podcast series.
Sitcom Geeks
A podcast series for those interested in the mechanics of situation comedy. James Cary and Dave Cohen discuss the art of sitcom writing for TV and Radio.
Pax Britannica
Pax Britannica is a narrative history podcast covering the empire upon which the sun never set. Beginning with the accession of James VI of Scotland to the throne of England, Pax Britannica will follow the people and events that created an empire that dominated the globe. Hosted by a PhD candidate in British Imperial history, and based on extensive scholarship and primary sources, along with interviews with experts in their field, Pax Britannica aims to explain the rise and eventual fall of ...
Ford British F4 – Certified by FIA, powered by EcoBoost is the most exciting development in British junior single seater motor racing for almost 50 years. It is Britain’s official version of the FIA’S Formula 4 concept and was introduced in 2015 as a supporting series on the live televised British Touring Car Championship package. It is arguably the most competitive junior category single seat championship in the world. In 2016 the series will continue to provide young drivers with a clearly ...
Premier Skills English is a website from the British Council and Premier League for people who are learning English and love football. If you want to know more, get in touch at
Premier Skills English is a website from the British Council and Premier League for people who are learning English and love football. If you want to know more, get in touch at
Your British guide to Switzerland: an audio podcast for English speaking expats living in Switzerland and Swiss interested in Britain. Everything expats need to know about finding a job in Switzerland, how to find an apartment in Bern, Geneva or Zurich, how to find friends and get to know Swiss culture, traditions and of course, learn the language. We will try to answer your questions and give you personal insight into what it's like to move from London to Bern. This is not just a view from ...
FT Politics
Discussion and analysis of UK politics from the Financial Times' political commentators and correspondents. Presented by Sebastian Payne.
As a modern quilter and founder of the Great British Quilter Challenge on Instagram, Sarah Ashford has spent the last 3 years galvanising and championing British quilters and the quilting industry. In this series, Sarah speaks to British quilt designers, fabric companies and shop owners, to share behind the scenes stories and to discuss what it means to be a part of the British quilting community today. Guests also share their top tips for quilting and social media, which we know you're goin ...
Pappy's Flatshare
Pappy’s Flatshare is the home of all of Pappy’s podcast ventures with a brand new episode appearing every week. There’s their award winning live panel gameshow Flatshare Slamdown in which they play silly games with famous names from the world of comedy (previous guests include Romesh Ranganathan, Aisling Bea, Nish Kumar, Sara Pascoe, Josh Widdicombe, Bridget Christie, James Acaster, Kerry Godliman and many more). There’s Beef Brothers: Cold Cuts in which Pappy’s solve you the listeners’ flat ...
The world's first podcast dedicated to the ancient art of Stone Clearing (removing stones from a field and using them for better purpose), presented by Richard Herring.
The Modern Mann
BEST INTERVIEW PODCAST - British Podcast Awards 2019. Amazing stories, emerging trends and sex advice - hosted by Olly Mann, with Alix Fox and Ollie Peart. New episodes drop on the first of each month. Get in touch or buy us a beer at
52 British Subjects
A podcast telling the stories of 52 immigrants from Commonwealth countries.
British Boxing Talk
The latest from the world of boxing focusing heavily on British Boxing:- Tickets up for grabs - Boxing Equipment up for grabs - Interviews - Fight announcements - Fight analysis Hosted by member of the all party parliamentary group for the sport of boxing: Darren Rees along with Peter Flatt, Tyler White and Ben Gibbons. Twitter: @ReesBoxing89/ @BoxingGibbo @Tylerwhite28/ @flatt_pete
Nominated for the BEST TRUE-CRIME PODCAST award at the British Podcast Awards 2018, Murder Mile is a uniquely different UK true-crime podcast, presented as an audio guided walk of 300+ of London’s untold, unsolved and (often) forgotten murder cases, all within the West End.
British Eagles
Podcast by British Eagles
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Penda’s Fend was a 1974 episode of Play for Today. As Stephen is approaching his 18th birthday, he experiences some strange visions. He also faces troubling questions involving religion, politics, sexuallity and music. Please send us your comments, questions, requests and complaints. You can reach us at, and you can fi ...…
University of British Columbia associate political science professor Gerald Baier discusses the prospect of a minority government and other factors that may affect people's votes during this federal election.
The British Ice Hockey Podcast returns this week with interviews and reaction from the British game. On this week's show, we're joined by Leeds Chiefs Head Coach Sam Zajac on his side's first competitive win. We also hear from Joe Wilson, Head Coach of the Chelmsford Chieftains, and we discuss Goaltenders with Guildford Phoenix Head Coach Andy ...…
In this week's Premier Skills English Podcast, Jack and Rich talk about their plans for the weekend. Jack is excited about his plans but Rich is fed up with doing the same thing all the time. The language focus is on dependent prepositions which are prepositions that very often go together with nouns, verbs and adjectives. Your task is to talk ...…
In this episode Sarah meets with quilters Jenni Smith and Kay Walsh. They talk about their 'Just One Quilt' Youtube series, teaching at the Stitch Gathering Sewing retreat, the Block of the Month project for The Quilter's Guild and the up and coming book in association with Liberty. They have certainly had a busy year! Finally, they share some ...…
Chapter 40 - Lady in Red. It's 8.39am on 18th October and Rich has a lot of work to do, but instead he's doing this. It's a full podcast which ticks all your boxes and, fingers crossed, has done enough to thwart Brexit. Remember to donate to the ditch when it succeeds. Along the way there are rules, madrigals, out of breathness, speculation abo ...…
In 2016, Sadie Hartley was finishing up work in order to join her partner on a skiing trip. She would never make this trip as someone cruelly took her life. Who would harm Sadie Hartley, a well liked mother of two? This case would involve conspiracy and love obsession which took Sadie's life. Amy goes over the case. Rachael returns to her favou ...…
Lots of people try to launch a business or collection with a huge range of products. They then find they don't have enough funds to manufacture everything they set out to. They make expensive mistakes and their initial vision may never come to fruition. Or they try to find cheaper manufacturers in order to squeeze everything into their budget t ...…
Martin, Benno & Jamesie are back to review wXw World Tag Festival (Timothy Thatcher vs. Bobby Gunns), Breed Wrestling In A Cave (Mike Bailey vs. Chuck Mambo) & Progress Chapter 96 (Jordan Devlin & Scotty Davis vs. Grizzled Young Vets). They also discuss the European representation on AEW Dynamite & NXT. Andy Ogden is back with his regular segme ...…
This weeks special guest is former light-heavyweight world title challenger 'The One' Callum Johnson! We also caught up with the very funny and entertaining Jo' Laws before his fight in Newcastle this weekend. Show produced and presented by: Darren Rees (@ReesBoxing89) Panel: Ben Gibbons (@BoxingGibbo), Tyler White (@Tylerwhite28) and Peter Fla ...…
AEthelred, for the first time in quite a while,... For a full transcript, go to thebritishhistorypodcast.comBy Jamie Jeffers.
In 2017, Javaad Alipoor’s The Believers Are But Brothers opened at Transform Festival in Leeds before transferring to Summerhall for the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, where it won a Scotsman Fringe First, and later was adapted for television and shown on BBC4. This was the first play in a trilogy, the second part of which, Rich Kids: A History of ...…
Speaker – Gwyn Daniel OXFORD In many of his plays, Shakespeare deals with profound political questions that have continuing relevance for the contemporary world. His tragedies often have a family drama at their heart. They include conflicts between personal and family loyalties, on the one hand, and on the other the demands of realpolitik. In M ...…
621. British TV: Dragons’ Den (Part 3) Discord in the Den One more episode about this TV series involving entrepreneurs getting investment for their business startups. In this one there's plenty of disagreement and some strong feedback from the Dragons. Episode page italki offer LEP Pr ...…
Journal of Ecology's Executive Editor, David Gibson, interviews Helen Alexander - the 2019 winner of our annual Eminent Ecologist award.By British Ecological Society Journals.
Maria Nugent talks about Aboriginal Australians first encounter with Captain Cook at Botany Bay, a violent meeting has come to represent the origin story of Australia’s colonization by Europeans. The encounter itself has been symbolized by a bark shield – said to have been used by indigenous Australians defending themselves against gunfire from ...…
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110kg Taulupe (Toby) Faletau was born in Tonga in 1990, but as a child moved to Ebbw Vale with his rugby playing dad. Growing up with the sport it’s not hard to see how he’s become a hero of Welsh rugby. Wales Online has two stories on the family’s move to Wales, and Toby’s subsequent career. Taulupe talks to BBC Sport about getting the name on ...…
Hiking in Switzerland is a favourite national pastime, especially in autumn, which means there are plenty of maps, online resources, and books to help you find the perfect hike! To get you into the mood, we'll tell you what you have to watch out for and give you all sorts of other tips, including a short excursion we made recently up a mountain ...…
Joker, Todd Phillips's gunky take on DC Comic's supervillain, gives us the origins story of a lonely guy with mental health issues who finds himself through violence. Anna, Hen and Pete talk about the films great debt to Taxi Driver and The King of Comedy, examine what the film adds to the character's lore and wonder if asking us to pity the fo ...…
This month Hugo and Sushma are talking to Belinda Crerar about how the Museum uses changing displays in Room 3 to respond to what is happening in the world today. We also raid the archives to chart the history of children’s visits to the Museum, and as Object of the month Venetia Porter talks about the Salcombe Hoard – an impressive discovery o ...…
Host Stuart Wright talks with Spanish filmmaker Sergio Uguet de Resayre about 5 Great British Horror Films and the latest cinematic offering - the amazingly titled JESUS SHOWS YOU THE WAY TO THE HIGHWAY and Audience Award winner at Fantasia 2019. Spanish, Estonian, Ethiopian, Latvian, Romanian and UK co-production is the world of cinema all in ...…
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