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An affectionate meandering through the things that make England the way she is – from HP Sauce to the Allottment, Aethelstan to the politics of Queuing. With Luke Baxter, Roifield Brown, David Crowther and Fiona Powell trying to make some sense of it all, though rarely succeeding it might be said. And when you’ve listened, join us on Facebook, vote, and tell us what you think. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
 
Intelligent Speech where Roifield Brown speaks to friends and interesting people with the backdrop of great tunes. Imagine a poor mans Mike Pesca from The Gist doing Desert Island Discs on BBC Radio 6 Music. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
 
The small island of Jamaica has forged a new type of empire, an intangible realm of which there are no physical monuments. There is no official political or economic sphere of Jamaican influence but when it comes to popular culture its global reach is immense, far exceeding the reasonable expectation for a nation of just over 2.7 million people. For a nation that gained independence from the British only 50 years ago, Jamaicans have left their mark on music, sport, style and language around ...
 
Someone once observed that if Howard Stern and Krista Tippett had a love child, it would be Scott Jones. Scott liked that. At "Give and Take,” Scott Jones talks with artists, authors, theologians, and political pundits about the lens through which they experience life. With empathy, humor, and a deep knowledge of religion, current events, and pop culture, Scott engages his guests in a free-flowing conversation that's entertaining, unexpected, occasionally bizarre, and oftentimes enlightening ...
 
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Roifield speaks to Prof. Gary Gerstle about the last 40 years that chart the fall of Communism and the end of the Cold War and their pivotal place in American and world history. They discuss how neoliberalism originated as much on the Left (the New Left) as on the right, among individuals such as Paul Goodman, Stewart Brand and Steve Jobs who were …
 
This is Dumteedum, the show about the reality docu-drama that is centred on Ambridge in the heart of the Midlands. Roifield Brown is joined by Susie Riddle aka Tracey Horrobin This week’s Dum Tee Dum tune is from Kalush Orchestra - Stefania - Ukraine, Roifield and Stephen Boden and on this episode we are lucky enough to hear contributions from: Wit…
 
The Sunshine State becomes the no fun shine state with this year's Miami GP. Though intern thinks it was one of the best looking events I have ever seen. Well, we've got some differing opinions clearly. What is it like to walk on water? It's impossible, but Michael Schumacher came very close to achieving that feat. This is the story. Michael Schuma…
 
This week’s Dumteedum tune is a really special one from our Stephen to bid farewell to P&Q and on this episode we are lucky enough to hear contributions from: Simon in Shropshire, Our Rob, Suzanne in the United States. Our Stephen, Katherine, Claire from Clapham, Bernadette, Witherspoon, Brian, Sarah from Smethwick, Richard in Poland, Julia in Manc…
 
COMPLETE DISASTER - APOLOGIES IN ADVANCE! You will hear of the various issues experienced this week, which we can only apologise for, plus there is an important announcement at the end of the episode. This week’s ‘Morse’ Dumteedum tune is from Our Stephen (the 'morse' code spells out The Archers - bravo!) and on this episode we are lucky enough to …
 
Our team look at the events of the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix. Gossip grid Shannon gives up the F1 gossip. Link to looking back with Ed. With the success of Drive to survive in the States, F1 has gained new popularity in the US, with that in mind we turn our attention to the 1984 ill-fated Dallas Grand Prix with our Ed. Classic teams of F1 lore Amer…
 
In his teens, Russell Heath hitchhiked to Alaska and lived in a cabin on the banks of the Tanana River; in his twenties, he lived in Italy and then travelled overland across the Sahara, through the jungles and over the savannas of Africa and into southern Asia. In his thirties, he sailed alone around the world in a 25-foot wooden boat; in his forti…
 
Huge thanks to Mali Harries, who plays Natasha Archer, for joining us on Dumteedum this week. This week’s wonderful Morse Dumteedum tune is from Stephen and on this episode, we are hear contributions from God Squad Mia, Kate our Employment Law Bot, Rob, Stephen, Katherine, Witherspoon, Brian, Kathryn with a Y, Richard & his big sister Helen, Purple…
 
In a week when a US federal mask mandate was struck down on public transport, we ask how many lives does the British prime minister have? Today we are joined by Pyotr Kurzin geopolitical expert from Washington DC and the host of the global gambit podcast, Greg Satell award-winning author and businessman who lived in Kyiv for over 10 years and Steve…
 
This week’s “Midsomer Murders” Dumteedum tune is from Our Stephen and on this episode we are lucky enough to hear contributions from: Erica, Our Rob, Tracy in California, Catherine in Canterbury, Cycling Again Christine, Witherspoon, Emily from Canada, Chris in York & Anon of Ambridge. Plus: Tweet of the week, Facebook roundup, predictions for next…
 
Le Pen, the far-right candidate for the French presidency, offered a worldview reminiscent of the Trump presidency, forget Brexit, here comes Marine Le Pen! Russia warns of nuclear weapons in Baltic if Sweden and Finland join Nato Elon Musk Tech entrepreneur offers to buy Twitter for $41.4bn See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information…
 
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433 - Mucky! This week’s amazing Dumteedum tune is from Stephen and on this episode we are lucky enough to hear contributions from: Katherine, Our Rob, Leigh from Cookham, Mia, Darcy, Witherspoon, Milly Molly Mandy, Beth Speculation, Ben in Shanghai, Marina and Anon of Ambridge. Plus: Tweet of the week, Facebook roundup and welcoming new members of…
 
Rosemary J Brown Freelance is a writer, world traveller, and adventurer, who has lived in Canada, US, England and France. Now residing in London she has written a bio of one of the great pioneering women adventures of the 19th century the intrepid journalist Nellie Bly who raced through a ‘man’s world’ — alone and literally with just the clothes on…
 
Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson has been confirmed to the Supreme Court, with President Biden calling her "one of the nation's brightest legal minds". Ms Jackson, 51, will be the first black woman to serve in the court's 233-year history and only the third African American, replacing liberal Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer when he retires at the e…
 
Today I’m joined by Emily Channell-Justice the Director of the Temerty Contemporary Ukraine Program at the Ukrainian Research Institute, Harvard University to discuss part two of our discourse about how peace could be formed in Ukraine. In this section, we look at how the conflict will change the domestic and foreign policy of the US, UK and other …
 
This week’s Dumteedum tune is from Claire from Clapham with the wonderful Academics Archers and on this episode we are lucky enough to hear contributions from: Polly Perks, Claire from Clapham, Our Rob, Witherspoon, Jen - our Ambridge Pony Club, Liz from Birmingham, Natalie from Torquay, Helen from Rotherham, Marina (with help from Leo Horstmeier) …
 
A race where a Merc did battle with a Hass would’ve guessed? The news of the week is the Las Vegas Grand Prix, how does everyone feel about a third US race? A look back at the 1997 Australian GP, where Alesi ran out of fuel. Lastly, who is the plonker of the week? See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.…
 
This week’s Dumteedum tune is from Claire from Clapham and some of the wonderful Academics Archers. On this episode we are lucky enough to hear contributions from: Katherine, Our Rob, Gennie with a G from Coventry, Jen our Ambridge Pony Club, Formerly Cycling Christine, Stephen, Nathalie from Torquay, Beth Speculation, An anonymous emailer who is n…
 
If the war ends in the next two weeks could we have a peace agreement? What if the Russians cease operations as the Ukrainians are making small gains. Can Russia Keep Crimea and Donetsk and Ukraine have enforceable security guarantees from the West, could that bring peace? See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.…
 
This week’s Dumteedum tune is from our Stephen and on this episode we are lucky enough to hear calls from: Formerly Cycling Christine, Leigh from Cookham, Our Rob, Queen Bea, Glyn, the Trio that is God Squad Mia, Michie Moo & Jane, Witherspoon, Darcy, Bernadette, Allie in Washington, Bill from Ukraine, Helen from Rotherham, Milly Molly Mandy, Kathe…
 
Karolina Wigura is a historian of ideas, board member of the Kultura Liberalna Foundation in Warsaw and a fellow at the Robert Bosch Academy in Berlin She writes for the Guardian and the New York Times amongst other publicans and lives in Warsaw and works in Berlin. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.…
 
This week’s Dumteedum tune is from our Stephen and on this episode we are lucky enough to hear thoughts from: Claire from Clapham, Nathalie from Torquay, Rob, Love Jazzer’s Singing, Mellie, Queen Bee, Tracy from California, Witherspoon, Milly Molly Mandy, Brian, Kate, Sarah from Smethwick, Gennie, Glyn, Katherine, Chris from York, Neil and Anon of …
 
Ancient routes criss-cross England and Wales, giving access in law to all English and Welsh citizens across private property, to tread in the feet of countless generations. We talk firstly to Kate Ashbrook of the Open Spaces Society about the OSS's work to broaden access to the countryside and protect what we have. Then Luke and I blather on about …
 
As the world watches with alarm the despotic takeover of Ukraine by Russian forces, we speak to Carla Seaquist about its ramifications for Europe, The US and the world. About Carla For more than two decades—after shifting from playwriting to commentary on 9/11—prolific writer and public thinker Carla Seaquist has worked at the intersection of polit…
 
On this episode we are lucky enough to hear thoughts from: Hugh from Hayes, Witherspoon, Bernadette, Rob, Wendy & Meg, Bill from Ukraine, Stephen, New York Nigel, Milly Molly Mandy, Rosie, Katherine & Kate, Richard, Allie, Emily and emails from Stephen, Sally from the West Midlands, Purple Pumpkin, Adam and Anon of Ambridge. Plus: Tweet of the week…
 
Durings Ukraine’s 30-years of independence since the Soviet Union’s collapse, it has had to contend with neighbouring Russia’s tightening grip and expanding power on the country's geopolitical future. Instead of following the current Russian invasion and the heroic defence of the Ukrainian people today I want to look at Ukrainian politics from 1991…
 
This week’s Dumteedum tune is from our Mia and on this episode we hear thoughts from: Polly Perks, Witherspoon, Susie, Rob, Vicki from Vienna, Milly Molly Mandy, Tracy from California, Sarah from Smethwick, Claire from Clapham, Mellie, Emily from Canada, Sally, Darcy and Anon of Ambridge. Plus our DumteeBOOKdum item, with author Freya Berry. Also t…
 
On this episode we are lucky enough to hear thoughts from: Katherine, Our Brian, Rob, Jen our Ambridge Pony Club, Bill in Ukraine, Matthew from Coventry, Dusty Substances, New York Nigel, Kevin from Dorset, Claire from Clapham, Young Keith, Iain, Daniel from St Andrews, Martin from Sheffield, Purple Pumpkin and Anon of Ambridge. Plus: DumteeBOOKdum…
 
A loose coalition of truckers and conservative groups that began in western Canada has brought the country to a standstill provoking the Prime Minister to invoke emergency powers, we ask TV pundit Laura Babcock why this happened and what it means. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.…
 
This week’s wonderful Star Trek Dumteedum tune is from our Stephen and we are lucky enough to hear thoughts from: Rob, Carol from the Highlands, God Squad Mia, Ambridge Pony Club Jen, Alex, Witherspoon, the one and only Rosie Porty, Brian, Sazza from Kent, Tracy from California, Katherine, Nathalie from Torquay, Helen from Rotherham, Chris From Yor…
 
With contributions from: Formerly Cycling Christine, Kathryn with a Y, Richard from Portugal, Glyn, Sarah, Monty, Kate & Katherine, Richard – BiffoProp, Charles from Washington, Tracy from California, Bill from the Ukraine, Witherspoon, Adam and author Elly Griffiths, as well as Melissa (from Italy) for her Dumteedum tune. Please call in to the sho…
 
With contributions from Brian, Cheryl from Cornwall, Polly Perks, Jen - Ambridge Pony Club, Milly Molly Mandy, Claire from Clapham, Tracy from California, Katherine, Vicky Cole, Benjamin, Stephen, Darcy, Anon of Ambridge and author Janice Hallett, as well as Melissa (from Italy) who did this week's DumTeeDum tune. Rosie Porty link mentioned in the …
 
Lulu and I discuss beer, a topic we have avoided for a while it must be said. Because - beer's been available everywhere for ever. How can the English lay claim to such a thing? And yet...and yet... I figure many people would say there's something distinctive to the English about beer. Is it the type of beer? Or the setting? Or does it stay outside…
 
Gregory is one of two co-founders and Chief Operating Officer for the U.S. based OSET Institute (“OSET”), a non-partisan non-profit 501(c)(3) public benefit corporation headquartered in Silicon Valley. He leads all aspects of the Institute's resource development, corporate partner R&D alliances, public outreach, election official stakeholder relati…
 
This week’s DumTeeDum tune is the very clever Dr Who version by Stephen Boden and we are lucky enough to hear thoughts from: Daniel from St Andrews, Katherine, Stephen, Grey Whiskers, Tracy, Glyn, Caroline from Sydney, Helen from Rotherham, Vicky Cole, Martin, Mark and Adam Hickford. Some great names back with us and new calls too! Plus a DumTeeBoo…
 
This week’s DumTeeDum tune is the latest from our Stephen Bowden and we are lucky enough to hear thoughts from: Monty, Jen - Ambride Pony Club, Bernadette, God Squad Mia, Sue, Glyn, Brian, Katherine, Witherspoon, Mike, Rob, Anon of Ambridge and to Matson Taylor author of "The Miseducation of Evie Epworth". Please call in to the show using this link…
 
Johnson is facing fury from The Conservative party over a drinks party at Downing Street on 20 May 2020. He admitted at Prime Minister's Questions on Wednesday that he had joined colleagues in the garden for around 25 minutes to thank them for their hard work during the pandemic, while the country was on a strict lockdown. Mr Johnson claimed he had…
 
Stephen Fry joins DumTeeDum to discuss all things Ambridge, from his first memories of ‘The Archers’ to his views on current storylines. From what character he’d like to play, to the next potential Lynda Snell production. He also answers calls from Ambridge ‘residents’ with rather interesting results! This week’s DumTeeDum tune is from Stephen Bowd…
 
We have special news! In this episode we announce our incredible guest for next week. We also have the 'New Year Quiz' with Kate Crichton and Philippa receives an unexpected visitor during 'tweet of the week'. We discuss Ruairi v Alice, the cryptocurrency issue, Alan’s vicar skills and the storage of eggs. With fabulous contributions from: Stephen …
 
I have written a chapter and President Martin Van Buren for Iain Dale's book The Presidents, this episode is my interview with Iain talking about Van Buren and a reading from the chapter. The Presidents: 250 Years of American Political Leadership Book by Iain Dale https://www.amazon.co.uk/Presidents-Years-American-Political-Leadership/dp/1529379520…
 
With an absolutely amazing Christmas theme tune from our Stephen - wow! This episode includes a superb Christmas Quiz by Kate Crichton. With contributions from Rob, Glyn, Jacqueline from Brittany, Katherine, Claire from Clapham, Jen - our Ambridge Pony Club, Witherspoon, Cheryl from Cornwall, Anon of Ambridge, author William Shaw and Mia for her tu…
 
Senator Manchin's opposition, along with that of Senator Kyrsten Sinema, effectively kills the Biden administration's hopes of passing Build Back Better before the end of the year. Manchin, a West Virginia Democrat, said on Sunday that he couldn't support the legislation, an ambitious package of social policies including prolonging Child Tax Credit…
 
With thanks to Stephen for his DumTeeDum tune and to Caroline, Meg, Wendy & Alan, Jen (Ambridge Pony Club), Richard, Sarah, Bill, Rosie, Rob, Stephen, Sarah, Brian, Vasana, Amelia, Anon of Ambridge and Booktuber Lauren from 'Lauren and the books' for their contributions. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.…
 
Work. Family. Church. Exercise. Sleep. The list of demands on our time seems to be never ending. It can leave you feeling a little guilty--like you should always be doing one more thing. Rather than sharing better time-management tips to squeeze more hours out of the day, Kelly Kapic takes a different approach in You're Only Human. He offers a bett…
 
The Canon Ball is a monthly podcast co-hosted by two well-educated autodidacts who are attempting to read all of the books in the appendix to Harold Bloom’s “The Western Canon.” I speak to Claude Myron Goozer as to whether Bloom’s list is worthy of discussion. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.…
 
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