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This is a podcast From The Red House – the former home of Benjamin Britten and Peter Pears. I’m Lucy Walker – join me, colleagues, and other guests for a monthly chat about all things Britten and Pears, but also music, culture, heritage in general – and anything else that might come up.
 
This is the third LibriVox collection of speeches given in the House of Commons of the United Kingdom. The collection comprises recordings of 10 historic speeches given to the UK House of Commons between 1601 and 1960. Readings are of speeches originally given by Queens Elizabeth I and Victoria, and by parliamentarians Edmund Burke, Herbert Asquith, Winston Churchill, Barbara Castle, Margaret Thatcher and Michael Foot. (Summary by Ruth Golding)
 
Inside the ICE House, a podcast produced by Intercontinental Exchange, takes listeners behind the historic façade of the New York Stock Exchange and inside the global financial marketplace. The episodes, recorded in the Library of the NYSE, features conversations with leaders, entrepreneurs and visionaries who walk through our doors with a dream of building businesses and changing the world. Their stories have made the NYSE, now part of ICE’s ecosystem of markets, clearing houses, data provi ...
 
Western Elgin County, Southwestern Ontario, Canada history. Produced by Tyrconnell Heritage Society, operators of Backus-Page House Museum. Host - Angela Bobier, Cultural Manager Music - Jack Witmer Podcasting equipment funded by the Government of Canada. We acknowledge the land we are on today as the traditional territory of Indigenous People. As settlers at a settler focused museum, we value both the significant historic and contemporary contributions of all Original Peoples and ask how we ...
 
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Join the astronomers of the Royal Observatory Greenwich as they discuss the night sky and recent news in the wide world of astronomy. The Royal Observatory Greenwich is the historic home of the Astronomer Royal, with the first building, Flamsteed House, built in 1675. Now the Observatory is a heritage site, museum and a centre for excellence in science learning.
 
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Scammers, swindlers, and con-artists: they’re all woven into the fabric of what it means to be an American. We even live in a time where a reality TV star can scam his way into the White House! ScamWow is the gripping podcast about infamous cons that will make you angry and awestruck at the same time. Comedians Sue Smith and Caitlin Brodnick walk you through the best scams ever, from current events to historic mobsters, and everything in between. Above all, the podcast focuses on great story ...
 
Welcome to The Vernacular Life Podcast! I’m your host, Paige, and I live in an under-renovation 1906 Vernacular Farmhouse with my husband, a veritable herd of cats, some assorted farm animals, and way too many chickens. Tune in each week to learn about the quirks of old house living, the adventure of sympathetic renovations, the heritage of home habits, and pretty much anything and everything that might go on in our turn-of-the-century home. Learn more at farmhousevernacular.com/podcast! So ...
 
In his circle of friends, Ty Wycoff is "that" politics friend: the one you grab a drink with to catch up on what's happening, shoot a quick text to ask what the news you just heard is all about, and call in a panic on Election Night because Michigan looks like its going to go red, all the while knowing you'll get a history lesson you didn't ask for. Join Ty as he gives you the bigger picture, putting today's political events into historical context with intellectual honesty, authenticity, an ...
 
The Edge of the Rabbit Hole interactively researches and uncovers supernatural secrets and lost knowledge from throughout the ages, covering a wide range of locations and topics, all supernatural, paranormal, and historic in nature. Featured guests offer insider knowledge to these areas, including legends, old texts and artifacts, plus theories about the origins of this phenomena. Watch us every Tuesday at 9:30 PM Eastern at: www.youtube.com/hauntedroadmedia
 
Are you planning a home renovation and worried that you don’t know what you are doing? Talking Home Renovations with the House Maven is an educational and entertaining podcast that will ease your fears. Join architect Katharine MacPhail as she interviews contractors, vendors, other architects and homeowners and gathers tips and cautionary tales about home renovations. Learn about materials, what to expect, what to avoid and how to make the most of the money that you will spend on your renova ...
 
Welcome to Duchess - the podcast where the Duchess of Rutland explores the historic homes of Great Britain, and meets the inspiring women who lead them today. Have you ever watched Bridgerton, The Crown or Downton Abbey and wondered what it's really like to be a Duchess? If so, this is the podcast for you. Stately homes are manors, palaces, and castles of great historic significance. They were built by the finest architects, adorned with the finest treasures and surrounded by breathtaking la ...
 
The Somerset House Podcast is shaped and sculpted by artists and presents excellent, original cultural experiences, connecting listeners with the creative process. Somerset House is London’s working arts centre and home to the UK’s largest creative community including Somerset House Studios. Built on historic foundations, we are situated in the very heart of the capital.
 
At the crossroads of true crime, interior design, and the paranormal, Dark House explores beautiful homes that can’t seem to escape their dark histories. Hosts and House Beautiful editors Hadley Mendelsohn and Alyssa Fiorentino dig into the twisted backstories of four infamous homes, and uncover the strange stories suggesting some inhabitants never left—and that perhaps history isn't the only thing haunting them. Featuring guest interviews with authors, set designers, psychic mediums, and pa ...
 
The Ringer Gambling Show is here to help you place your bets on the biggest sports around the world. Join NFL Analyst Warren Sharp on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays with guests Chris Vernon, Ben Solak, and Joe House to guide you through the NFL betting landscape. Each week, they will cover everything from spreads, game totals, and parlays, to player props, futures, post game reactions, and more. Subscribe now!
 
The majority of homes currently being built are bad for the earth, the occupants and the builder’s health. Every fortnight, join Jeffrey Hart as he talks to designers, builders, makers, dreamers and doers. Exploring the wide world of sustainability in the built environment by talking to wonderful people who are doing excellent things. Whether you want to learn more about natural materials, are navigating your own self build, or just want to know that better alternatives are out there, this i ...
 
A new podcast by Glasgow City Heritage Trust about the relationships, stories and shared memories that exist between Glasgow’s historic buildings and the city's communities. Presented by Glasgow City Heritage Trust vice director, architect and historian Niall Murphy, this ten-part series will feature one or two guests per episode plus stories, memories and opinions sent to us by the public. Each episode focuses on a specific area, type of building or aspect of Glasgow’s heritage, not only fr ...
 
If you're a fan of Ask This Old House on TV, you’ll love the Ask This Old House podcast. Hosted by This Old House Editor Chris Ermides, you'll hear from home enthusiasts around the country, who ask questions about the toughest projects in their homes. Learn from trusted This Old House experts, including Tom Silva, Richard Trethewey, Jenn Nawada, Heath Eastman, Charlie Silva, Ross Trethewey, Mauro Henrique, and Mark McCullough, who share tips and tricks to help listeners tackle their home imp ...
 
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Ramona Holliday, narrated by Jeffrey Kafer

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In this podiobook: The House Down Cherry Tree Lane is a story of murder and intrigue to the 100th power. The story mixes the historic Gild family from a small town in Illinois with a modern day sister family. When they purchase the Gild house from a nervous realtor things are never the same for them. It will make your beliefs about ghosts and paranormal change forever. Written by Ramona Holliday, narrated by Jeffrey Kafer.
 
The Saving Delaware History podcast explores the fascinating facets of Delaware history. Each episode covers a location, project, or research by the HCA including origins of the endeavor, interviews with experts, and its largest impacts. Delaware’s Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs continues its mission of preserving and interpreting Delaware history by providing the staff and funding for this podcast.
 
Rousing Housing is the podcast of Commerce Title, located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Featuring local Baton Rouge experts who know Baton Rouge real estate, host Calvert Stone gets into some real talk about buying, owning, renting, flipping, selling, and even renovating. If it's Baton Rouge real estate, you'll hear it in Rousing Housing.
 
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On election night, two-term president Oliver Pierce watches in disbelief from the White House as Charles Dunwalke wins a controversial electoral college victory. With only 73 days before Dunwalke’s inauguration, president Pierce makes a secret decision to act, with historic and possibly catastrophic consequences.
 
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What's in the Box: Stories from the Sam Bell Maxey House State Historic Site is a podcast where we discuss artifacts in the historic site's collection that are normally in storage or are a little harder to notice in the period rooms. The site has over 10,000 artifacts, with a lot of them in storage, and What's in the Box is a way for Site Manager Kaitlin and Curator Amanda to talk about these artifacts. You can find the Maxey House on Facebook and Instagram or at www.visitsambellmaxeyhouse.c ...
 
American Association for State and Local History: your home for history since 1940. www.AASLH.org Sessions and podcasts from past annual meetings, covering the most important issues facing public historians, museums, and historic sites.
 
A weekly podcast that explores rich historic locations throughout the US that are kept alive by the communities that love them. We feature the sites history and some of the spirits that are reported to linger. Please Email us at spiritedhistory@gmail.com If you have a site you would like us to highlight on our show drop us a line!
 
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R. Alex Murray and Paul Ashey: Comedians

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Mr. Coolguy, a stream of consciousness improvised comedy podcast about Beethoven's demon fetuses, the people in our walls, underFlorida, Saving the Manatees, Historic Death matches, Baseball games between movie casts, cannibal festivals, sweet birds, boat rides, and 3D Herzog joints.
 
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Historic homes can seem like a bother to maintain, but make no mistake: many of these properties are often still sound investments that just need a little TLC. So strap yourself in as we take a look at restoring and preserving these old homes for new households. In this episode, Katharine MacPhail sits down for an interview with Hugh Siler, Preside…
 
Listen to this audiobook free with a 30-day trial. Go to http://hotaudiobook.com/free Title: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle & Harry Houdini in The Adventure of the Spook HouseAuthor: C. Michael ForsythNarrator: C. Michael ForsythFormat: UnabridgedLength: 6 hrs and 46 minsLanguage: EnglishRelease date: 06-03-16Publisher: Freedom's Hammer ProductionsRatings:…
 
The US House of Representatives has passed US President Joe Biden's $1.9tn (£1.4tn) Build Back Better Act after facing fierce opposition from Republicans. The sweeping social spending and climate package is considered a key pillar of Mr Biden's agenda. The vote came after a record-breaking speech from House minority leader Kevin McCarthy to delay t…
 
It’s December 1667 and London is still recovering both from the Plague and the Great Fire. Lucy Campion visits retired judge Master Hargrave and discovers that he’s been attacked and robbed in his home. She once worked as a maid for the judge, but she learned how to read and now works as a sort of printer’s apprentice. It turns out that a stash of …
 
Warren and Ben discuss the Bills' upcoming matchup with the Buccaneers (01:07) and conclude with a rant on the Patriots' three-pass-attempt win against the Bills (19:19). Then, they discuss the 49ers-Bengals matchup and what to look for from Jimmy Garoppolo (24:14), the Cowboys recent success with Dak Prescott vs. the Washington Football Team (38:2…
 
Olaf Scholz has been sworn in as German chancellor, after 16 years of Angela Merkel rule. We find out about Germany's economic challenges from Peter Bofinger, who is a German economist, and former member of the German Council of Economic Experts. And we discuss the economic policies of the new coalition with Dr Ingrid Nestle, Green Party member of …
 
https://secureservercdn.net/198.71.233.35/f39.5d6.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/RabbiMenachemButlerRZAonJMintheAM12082021.mp3 Nachum interviewed Menachem Butler, consultant for RZA-Mizrachi’s Torah Projects Division, about their latest Tzurba m’Rabanan. Tzurba m’Rabanan is a systematic and concise learning method, from the Talmudic sou…
 
https://secureservercdn.net/198.71.233.35/f39.5d6.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/EllieSchlamTouroonJMintheAM12082021.mp3 Nachum hosted Elisheva Schlam, Executive Director of Communications and Marketing at Touro, to discuss a number of topics including: Why HS juniors and seniors should be thinking about future careers, the best ways to…
 
California continues to struggle through the ongoing drought, and that's left many ski resorts wondering about how much snow they'll actually have this winter. But a storm next week is expected to help. Guest: Bryan Allegretto, Forecaster with OpenSnow Lawmakers discussed how California is going to prevent catastrophic wildfires during an oversight…
 
This week we’re continuing our theme of spies and espionage this month with a cold war story about not just a double agent, but a triple agent who shared secrets back and forth across the Iron Curtain, before being abandoned by the west and written out of cold war history for decades. He even claimed to have a connection to the former Russian Imper…
 
Central Valley Republican Congressman Devin Nunes has announced he’s leaving Congress at the end of the year, before he finishes his current term. Nunes is taking a new job as CEO of Trump Media and Technology Group, a company that’s set to launch a new social media platform next year. Reporter: Alex Hall, KQED As more cases of the new Omicron vari…
 
Beijing has lifted a four day block on Lithuanian exports crossing into China. At issue was Lithuania hosting a modest Taiwanese diplomatic presence in Vilnius. Finbarr Bermingham is the Europe correspondent for the South China Morning Post and explains the background. And we get wider context on how Europe might respond to the dispute from Jonatha…
 
https://secureservercdn.net/198.71.233.35/f39.5d6.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/ShmuliZemaJCTonJMintheAM12072021.mp3 Nachum was joined by Shmuli Zema, Executive Director of Friends of Jerusalem College of Technology (JCT), to discuss their Causematch crowdfunding campaign. Over the next week, Friends of JCT is hosting a crowdfunding ca…
 
We’ve been working on our turn-of-the-century farmhouse for the better part of 4 years and done all the work ourselves. Even when we were both working outside the house 9-to-5, we were still doing demo and renovation projects at night and on weekends. Neither of us had ever done something on this scale before! But we got it done. Here’s how! In thi…
 
Gone Missing in Harlem by Karla FC Holloway (TriQuarterly 2021) tells the story of an African American family trying to survive the early decades of the twentieth century. The Mosbys leave their life in Sedalia within hours after six-year-old Percy loudly notes that his father’s boss has made a mistake in calculating what is owed. Percy’s parents k…
 
John Butler is back for another episode, this time focussing on 'natural' materials and their whole life carbon. Topics include: What natural means, is it a useful descriptor? The results from a new UK Straw Bale Environmental Product Declaration (EPD) Is there enough straw to build a reasonable quantity of homes with? Why is John called the woodlo…
 
All New Yorkers will need to be vaccinated against Covid-19 if they want to go to work, the city's mayor, Bill de Blasio, has announced. Employees in the public sector already need to be inoculated, but the mandate will now be extended to all private sector employees. The policy will take effect on 27 December, making it the strictest vaccine manda…
 
This week, Warren and Chris check in on how underdogs have been trending and wonder whether the books are starting to catch up (2:00). Then, they discuss another ugly Chiefs win (9:00) before wondering what we can take away from the Chargers' win over the Bengals (23:00). Plus, what Gardner Minshew’s performance means for Philly (31:00), checking i…
 
Russian president Vladimir Putin has held high level talks with India's PM Narendra Modi. On the agenda were defence deals involving India purchasing Russian jets, and we discuss the visit with Snehesh Alex Philip, senior associate writer for The Print based in Delhi. We also get the US perspective on the meeting from Michael Kugelman, who is senio…
 
California, the state with arguably the toughest gun control laws in the country, often struggles to enforce those laws. A new investigation from CalMatters finds that the state has failed to take guns away from thousands of domestic abusers, and those failures can have deadly consequences. Reporter: Robert Lewis, CalMatters California has distribu…
 
There was a time when you could buy a share of the Boston Celtics on the New York Stock Exchange during the daylight trading hours, then watch Larry Bird dismantle NBA opponents at the Boston Garden with his devastating jump shot and pinpoint passing by night. Legendary columnist Dan Shaughnessy brings the era back to life in his latest book, Wish …
 
Tighter restrictions to contain the spread of Coronavirus have triggered a wave of protests across Europe, but Germany looks set to follow Austria in making vaccination compulsory next year. Economist Christian Schulz of Citigroup in Frankfurt explains why the move has political consensus and what impact any further lockdowns could have on Europe's…
 
For today's listener episode we are going to the land down under to talk about the history of the North Head Q Station in Sydney Australia. I also talk about the legendary Yowie and some of his Bigfooted cousins. I couldn't do this without your amazing support! Please check out more links below to get connected to Historically Haunted! Show's Websi…
 
Josh Gondelman joins Caity to discuss the ever popular sextortion scams that are probably sitting in your junk folder as you read this. Josh is a comedian, writer, kind human, and quite possibly the perfect guest. His other credits include being a writer and producer for Desus & Mero on Showtime, and Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, as a staff w…
 
Listen to this audiobook free with a 30-day trial. Go to http://hotaudiobook.com/free Title: The PurplesAuthor: W. K. BergerNarrator: Chris Andrew CiullaFormat: UnabridgedLength: 14 hrsLanguage: EnglishRelease date: 03-15-13Publisher: Warren BergerRatings: 4 of 5 out of 24 votesGenres: Mysteries & Thrillers, HistoricalPublisher's Summary:Shunned by…
 
Listen to this audiobook free with a 30-day trial. Go to http://hotaudiobook.com/free Title: Perish from the EarthSubtitle: The Lincoln and Speed Mysteries, Book 2Author: Jonathan F. PutnamNarrator: Lloyd JamesFormat: UnabridgedLength: 9 hrs and 43 minsLanguage: EnglishRelease date: 07-11-17Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.Ratings: 4.5 of 5 out of …
 
Listen to this audiobook free with a 30-day trial. Go to http://hotaudiobook.com/free Title: And Baby Makes TwoAuthor: Tobias MaxwellNarrator: Sule Greg WilsonFormat: UnabridgedLength: 4 hrs and 51 minsLanguage: EnglishRelease date: 12-13-17Publisher: Ravenpheat Productions, LLCGenres: Mysteries & Thrillers, HistoricalPublisher's Summary:In 1979, w…
 
Warren and Joe begin this week by examining why teams have struggled so much coming off their bye weeks (8:00) before moving on to Patriots-Bills and discussing who has the edge with increasingly worse weather looming (12:00). Then, trying to find the best bets, if any, for two big AFC matchups between the Chargers and Bengals (38:00) and Ravens an…
 
Shell has pulled out of the controversial Cambo oil field development west of Shetland. The oil giant said that developing the field was uneconomical, and we get the background to the decision from Jane Rangal, who is an oil and gas analyst with Energy Aspects. Also in the programme, the US economy added a weaker than expected 210,000 jobs in Novem…
 
https://secureservercdn.net/198.71.233.35/f39.5d6.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/weeklyupdate12032021.mp3 Nachum welcomed Malcolm Hoenlein, Executive Vice Chairman of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations, who called in to this morning’s JM in the AM, for the Weekly Update. They discussed the latest news co…
 
https://secureservercdn.net/198.71.233.35/f39.5d6.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/Rabbi-Yudin-Miketz-and-Chanukah-5782.mp3 Rabbi Benjamin Yudin, Rabbi Emeritus of Congregation Shomrei Torah in Fairlawn, New Jersey, called in to JM in the AM to discuss Parshas Mikeitz as well as the laws and customs of Shabbos Chanukah. Wishing everyone S…
 
Tune in to the final podcast of Season 3 (recorded in June 2021) to hear about Alma Mahler's work, the potent combination of opera, film and fashion house (a link to the film Elise discusses can be found here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NhgwmZQVgJE), and the power of song to connect people in isolation. Plus, some beautiful tracks for the podca…
 
America's trade watchdog wants to stop the merger of two electronic chip companies, Nvidia and ARM. Also, the Council of Global Unions - which represent over 200 million workers around the world - is renewing its demand that patents on the various coronavirus vaccines should be waived by the companies that have produced them.…
 
The experts said it was coming, and they were right. Scientists have found the first case of the Omicron variant in the country in a San Francisco resident. Guest: Dr. Monica Gandhi, Infectious Disease Doctor, UC San Francisco California rules meant to protect outdoor workers from the dangers of wildfire smoke are almost never enforced. That’s the …
 
Amid concern about tennis player Peng Shuai, the WTA has suspended its China tennis events. We explore the financial implications with Dr Dan Plumley, lecturer in sport finance at Sheffield Hallam University. Also in the programme, 20 years on from the collapse of the US energy giant Enron, the BBC's Lesley Curwen considers whether lessons have bee…
 
https://secureservercdn.net/198.71.233.35/f39.5d6.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/ScottShayonJMintheAM12022021.mp3 Nachum hosted author Scott Shay, co-Founder and Chairman of Signature Bank, to discuss his latest book “Conspiracy U: A Case Study.” From Amazon: Conspiracy U exposes how conspiracy theories drawn from far-right and far-left…
 
In 2003, the majority of the beloved Holiday Bowl in L.A.’s Crenshaw district was demolished. Although the bowling alley--a big box profoundly important to the community--was lost, the coffee shop--a Googie gem designed by Armet and Davis--remains standing and is now a Starbucks. Today's guest Katie Horak analyzed the efforts to save the Holiday Bo…
 
During the last decade, mural painting has flourished in Glasgow, murals can be found almost everywhere in the city and cover a huge range of topics from saints' lives and flying taxis, to pelicans, swimmers and poems. Glasgow City Council's Mural Fund is a scheme by Glasgow City Council which offers support towards the cost involved in creating an…
 
The Tudor court was all about competitive displays of power and wealth. This series examines the influence of music and entertainment on the balance of power. In this talk historian Thomas Betteridge examines how drama was used as a tool for persuasion and diplomacy at the Tudor court. This talk was originally recorded at Hampton Court Palace in 20…
 
President Biden sought to reassure Americans that the current disruption in the supply chain is being tackled head-on. Sylvan Lane of The Hill in Washington DC explains the impact the disruptions could have on the economy. Its also been a turbulent day on the US markets. Susan Schmidt of Aviva Investors in Chicago explains.…
 
Warren and Ben work backward through the biggest games of Week 13, beginning with Monday night’s Patriots-Bills game (2:00). Then, they wonder how the Chiefs offense will attack a resurgent Broncos defense (26:00) before discussing Chargers-Bengals and Justin Herbert’s unwillingness to push the ball downfield (43:00). Plus, Ben rants about the Rams…
 
The European Union has launched a global investment scheme to rival China's Belt and Road. We find out more about the Global Gateway project from Jonathan Holslag, professor in international politics at the Free University of Brussels. Also in the programme, the International Energy Agency has observed a record level of renewable power added to ele…
 
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