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It didn’t all change in March 2020. Not really. The UK high street has been in the throes of a gradual revolution for decades. From the rise of ecommerce, to the birth of mobile, social commerce, and a growing emphasis on experience, change has been underway for a while. In fact for many, the pandemic has acted as a wake-up call. Digital transformation was no longer a ‘nice to have’ but a matter of survival. Necessity sparked innovation and customers are enjoying more flexibility and conveni ...
 
A podcast exploring a new era for the high street - we celebrate independent business and bricks and mortar retail across the UK - those who are shaking things up on their local high streets, and who believe in the potential of our town and city centres. Join us as we go behind the scenes of inspiring retailers and shops you love, hearing their stories about how they started, how they continue to evolve and why they believe in their local high street. We look forward to having you along!
 
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More Than a Shop welcomes guests with something new and radical to say about the big issues of our day and doing business the right way. Presented by broadcaster and journalist Elizabeth Alker, each episodes covers a big topic from climate change and food, to mental health and education. The chat is lively, energetic – sometimes controversial, always entertaining. Join us as we explore how people power and co-operation can tackle some of the biggest challenges facing society. More Than a Sho ...
 
Welcome to the Business Owner Elevation podcast.... The show that's designed for coaches, consultants and expert business owners... That are looking to achieve higher levels of productivity and profitability... Where we share battle tested tactics & innovative ideas... That guarantee to elevate your business rapidly... Brought you from the Award winning Best UK Business Podcast in 2015. Without further ado here’s your host Leon Streete.
 
If you have a vegan business, or are thinking of starting one, then Vegan Business Tribe is here to support you, inspire you, connect you with other vegan business owners - AND give you the knowledge you need to build a successful vegan business. Hosted by Vegan Business Tribe co-founder, David Pannell. Lisa & David have worked with some of the largest high-street brands and food manufacturers to help them understand and connect with the vegan marketplace. David is also the official UK agent ...
 
Trade Renaissance Ltd. (TRL) is a full turnkey technologies solutions hub and the next-generation supply chain, enabling global business by connecting the world to China. Our general orientation is concentrated at the intersection of Greater China inbound and outbound opportunities to empower our clients overseas with the best from China, where new markets, quality supplies, innovative solutions and integrated services converge to create new synergies. (Come and discover more high quality re ...
 
A UK based horror movie podcast where we (loosely) discuss one movie in depth per episode, your hosts are Paul, Dan, Mike and Chris. Expect tangents, guest hosts and all manner of inconsistencies with the exception of when the episodes will be out... Every two weeks come hell or high water! Website: www.aahfterhorror.co.uk Instagram: @aahfterhorrorpodcast Twitter: @aahfterhorror Facebook: aahfterhorrorpodcast Email: aafterhorrorpod@outlook.com
 
THANKS FOR PASSING THROUGH - DON'T FORGET TO HIT SUBSCRIBE! The Killa Kela Podcast is a series focussing on Artist2Artist conversations of music & Street Culture. Each episode we talk to the creme of international artistry/guests who have contributed their lives to the urban arts and music. Bringing high profiled legacy acts together alongside underground pioneers; From Musicians, to graffiti writers, to fashion trailblazers - this show allows guests to indulge in a more passionate conversat ...
 
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A brand new audio sketch show highlighting the UK’s best up-and-coming female comedy writing talent. From comedians Charlie Dinkin and Zoe Tomalin, SeanceCast is a ten episode comedy-horror series. The show sees Charlie and Zoe conducting seances at locations ranging from the mundane (Zoe’s high school in Arran) to the constrained (the changing room of a high street fast fashion chain), in order to gather scenes from The Beyond. Brave listeners should expect the unexpected, as these dark and ...
 
Sam Stafford started writing the 50 Shades of Planning blog in 2012 and in 2019 turned it into a podcast. 50 Shades of Planning is about the foibles of the English planning system and it's aim is to cover the breadth of the sector both in terms of topics of conversation and in terms of guests with different experiences and perspectives. 50 Shades episodes include 'Hitting The High Notes', which is a series of conversations with leading planning and property figures. The conversations take in ...
 
Welcome to the official BBC News YouTube channel. Interested in global news with an impartial perspective? Want to see behind-the-scenes clips and footage directly from the front-line? Our YouTube channel has all this and more, bringing you specially selected clips from the world's most trusted news source. Tune into BBC World News for 24 hour news on TV. Check out BBC News on mobile and download our app for iPhone, Android and Kindle Fire. The official BBC News YouTube channel is operated b ...
 
In this world of modern day spying, Joseph Conrad's spy story, The Secret Agent, is very pertinent. It deals with the over reaching influence of politics in everyday life, the sordid underbelly that lies beneath our civilization's sophisticated veneer, the strange persuasive power of anarchy, unbridled capitalism and its tragic consequences and the scourge of terrorism, exploitation and espionage. In an uncannily prophetic plot, The Secret Agent portrays a sinister scheme to bomb the famous ...
 
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Ben and Jerry have starred in Star Wars, in gangster films and featured in fashion shoots but they’re retiring from the limelight.When they weren't starring in Hollywood blockbusters, music videos and TV adverts, Ben and Jerry lived on Vauxhall City Farm home in central London. But now they've reached that stage of life when it's time to leave behi…
 
Nuns, imams and Buddhist monks are among those sharing successful - and often fun - short-form videos on social media.The "media nuns" of the Daughters of St Paul in Boston, London imam Sabah Ahmedi, and Orthodox Jewish influencer Melinda Strauss from Long Island are among those making an impact. They explain why they are doing it, and the response…
 
Scientists in South Africa say the new Omicron variant of the coronavirus appears to spread more than twice as fast as Delta - which has so far been the most contagious. The analysis has not been peer-reviewed and the researchers say there's a lot of uncertainty. Cases are being reported all over the world, including among fully vaccinated people.P…
 
The parents of a teenager suspected of a deadly school shooting have been arrested in a Detroit basement hours after going on the run, police say.James and Jennifer Crumbley were found hiding in a warehouse after a tip-off from someone who saw their car.The couple had failed to show up in court on Friday after being charged with involuntary manslau…
 
The US Supreme Court has heard the most important abortion case in a generation, leaving supporters of abortion rights shaken and opponents hopeful after conservative judges signalled willingness to uphold stiffer restrictions.The BBC's Ros Atkins explains how abortion rights in the United States look likely to be changed by a conservative majority…
 
Sam Stafford gets back to 50 Shades basics and enjoys in this episode a gently meandering conversation with some of his friends about planning. Sam could not though resist a typically verbose introduction... ""It is commonly observed”, said Samuel Johnson, “that when two Englishmen meet, their first talk is of the weather; they are in haste to tell…
 
During World War Two, a surprise air raid on the remote Australian town of Broome killed scores of people.But even in Australia it is not widely remembered, historians say.Dave Jackson is among those hoping to raise awareness - he's dived to film remnants of the attack.Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog#BBCNews…
 
As Arthur Labinjo-Hughes’ father and his partner are jailed for his killing and torture, Newsnight asks a panel of experts: why are aren’t we safeguarding children properly? Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUogEmma Tustin has been jailed for a minimum of 29 years over the torture and killing of her partner's six-year-old son, Arthur Labinjo-…
 
The world should not panic about the new Omicron variant of Covid-19 but it should prepare, the World Health Organization (WHO) has said.Reports suggest Omicron has been found in close to 40 countries.It is still unclear if the highly mutated variant is more transmissible or better able to evade vaccines.Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog#…
 
What we know about a Christmas party held at No 10 Downing Street last year at a time when Covid restrictions banned such events.Boris Johnson, who was not at the party, said no Covid rules were broken, but No 10 has refused to explain how party-goers complied.Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog#BBCNews…
 
A man has been jailed for 21 years and his partner for a minimum of 29 years over the torture and killing of his six-year-old son, Arthur Labinjo-Hughes.Emma Tustin, 32, murdered the boy with a fatal head injury at her home in Solihull last year.She photographed him lying on the floor, sending the image to his father Thomas Hughes, 29.Hughes was co…
 
BBC News US human rights groups have criticised the reinstatement of a Trump-era policy requiring asylum seekers to wait in Mexico while claims are processed. US President Joe Biden had suspended the policy, calling it "inhumane", but was ordered by courts to resume it. Under the policy, thousands of migrants were forced to stay in dangerous condit…
 
At least 26 million people are struggling for food following consecutive poor rainfall seasons in the Horn of Africa.Drought conditions in northern Kenya, much of Somalia and southern Ethiopia are predicted to persist until at least mid-2022, putting lives at risk.The situation is already so bad that wild animals are dying in their hundreds and her…
 
The trial of Ghislaine Maxwell has begun in New York. Prosecutors say the former girlfriend of convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein “preyed on vulnerable young girls, manipulated them, and served them up to be sexually abused."Maxwell, who's 59, faces eight charges of sex trafficking and other offences.The BBC spoke to Teresa Helm, who accused Ep…
 
Almost two years into the pandemic, we’re still spending billions on Covid. But even in the midst of a new variant, are these billions being well spent? Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUogThe UK government boasted of being the first in the world to approve the Covid anti-viral drug Molnupiravir, but Newsnight investigates whether it can rea…
 
When a DNA test revealed a decades-old family secret, Maia’s life was turned upside down. What she learned next was even more disturbing.Maia and her sister now believe a fertility doctor used his own sperm to artificially inseminate their mother – and he may be the biological father to many others.This is how her family's life has changed since th…
 
South Africa which recorded some of the earliest cases of Omicron is seeing a major increase in levels of the disease.In the past week the daily number of new Covid infections has risen rapidly, from less than 3,000 to more than 11,500. 75% of new cases in South Africa are now being caused by the Omicron variant.So far hospital admissions remain lo…
 
Germany has announced major restrictions on anyone not vaccinated against Covid-19, banning them from all but essential shops in an attempt to fend off a fourth wave of the virus. The German Chancellor Angela Merkel said vaccines may become compulsory from February 2022In the UK it’s emerged that a booster jab may be needed every year. the governme…
 
The US Supreme Court appears poised to accept a Mississippi law that would ban abortions after 15 weeks of pregnancy, even in cases of rape or incest.In Wednesday's hearing into the case, conservative justices hinted that a majority backed upholding the law.A ruling, expected in June, may see millions of women lose abortion access.Anti-abortion act…
 
Germany has announced sweeping new restrictions for people who have not been vaccinated against Covid.Chancellor Angela Merkel said unvaccinated people would be barred from many public places, including non-essential shops and events, unless they had recently recovered from Covid."Culture and leisure nationwide will be open only to those who have b…
 
In England, 124,000 children are living in temporary accommodation. What impact is this having on their mental and physical health? Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUogWhen discussing homelessness, what can get overlooked is the experience of children without a home, living in temporary accommodation in B&Bs, or sub-standard houses that they…
 
Venezuela’s healthcare system has, for several years now, been in a state of collapse.President Maduro blames sanctions for the country’s economic problems, government mismanagement and corruption have also pushed Venezuela towards the edge.Hospitals lack equipment, healthcare workers have either left in search of better lives or are paid so poorly…
 
The Duchess of Sussex has won the latest stage in her legal fight against the publisher of the Mail on Sunday, over a letter she wrote to her father. The Court of Appeal in London rejected Associated Newspapers' attempt to have a trial over its publication of extracts from the letter.Meghan said it was a win "not just for me, but for anyone who has…
 
The Women's Tennis Association has announced the immediate suspension of all tournaments in China amid concern for Chinese tennis player Peng Shuai.Peng, 35, disappeared from public view for three weeks after accusing a top Chinese official of sexual assault.WTA chief Steve Simon said he had "serious doubts" that Peng was "free, safe and not subjec…
 
Today's podcast we are with a 90's south London warlord in graff, FDC's AVON. Back in the late 90's & early 00's FDC was a force to be reckoned with, consisting of Zoned, Dier, Ser, Char, Jae, Pest, Swag, Vidz to name a very small few.. and then there was AVON. A gentleman at the time notorious for his anti social approach and intense graffiti cove…
 
Countries around the world have been increasing anti-coronavirus measures as they try to assess the new threat.Germany has brought forward the rollout of vaccines for children aged five to 11.Japan and Hong Kong have said they will expand travel curbs. The US is drawing up new travel guidelines that are likely to include a negative Covid test befor…
 
A 15-year-old has killed three fellow students and injured eight others, including a teacher, in a high school shooting in the US state of Michigan.The victims have been named as Tate Myre, 16, Madisyn Baldwin, 17, and Hana St Juliana, 14. Officials say they do not know whether they were targeted.Police allege the suspect, a pupil at the school, us…
 
Former Vice-President Mike Pence has called on the Supreme Court to overturn the landmark 1973 Roe v Wade case that legalised abortion in the US.Mr Pence said the ruling was "a misguided decision" that harmed millions of unborn babies.If Roe v Wade is quashed, millions of women would lose access to abortions.On Wednesday, the Supreme Court will hea…
 
American author Alice Sebold has apologised for her part in the wrongful conviction of a man who was cleared last week of raping her in 1981.In her memoir Lucky, she described being raped and later telling police she had seen a black man in the street whom she believed was her attacker.Anthony Broadwater was arrested and convicted, spending 16 year…
 
Behind the scenes with the latest from Vegan Business Tribe. As we look towards the end of the year, David shares four big announcements from Vegan Business Tribe, starting with the news of our new book Vegan Business Revolution: How to succeed with your vegan business. David also brings you some behind the scenes updates from the tribe and answers…
 
The new Covid variant Omicron was present in the Netherlands earlier than previously thought, officials have said.It was identified in two test samples taken in the country between 19 and 23 November, which is before the variant was first reported by South Africa.It is not clear whether those who took the tests had visited southern Africa.Oxford Un…
 
France is honouring the US-born 20th Century singer and activist Josephine Baker with a place in the Pantheon on Tuesday. She’s the first black woman to be remembered in the resting place of France’s national heroes, through her work on civil rights and for the Resistance during the Second World War.Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog#Franc…
 
European stock markets have fallen after the boss of Moderna cast doubts on the effectiveness of vaccines against the new Omicron Covid variant.The Covid variant was first detected in South Africa, and the symptoms have been mild so far.But travel restrictions have been imposed as a precaution by places including the UK, the EU and the US.More than…
 
Poland's prime minister says Nato allies need to "connect the dots" and "wake up" to Russian attempts to destabilise the region.Mateusz Morawiecki told the BBC recent events showed the Kremlin and allies wanted to "change the geopolitical system" and "disunite" the EU.He cited a build-up of Russian forces near Ukraine, soaring gas prices and a cris…
 
At least 800,000 people displaced by the war in Yemen have fled to the city of Marib.It is the last stronghold of the internationally recognised government and is at the centre of Yemen’s oil fields. Houthi rebels are pushing hard to capture or encircle the city – if it falls it would be a major turning point in the war.  The BBC's Jeremy Bowen tra…
 
This week we are digging deep into the archives of the London music scene with one of Soho's first and original style Icon's & DJ's, PRINCESS JULIA. From her early beginnings in the London Music scene & being a part of the New Romantics movement, Julia witnessed the inception of the 80's music scene and London's new found sub cultures. From becomin…
 
Barbados has become the world's newest republic, officially removing Queen Elizabeth II as its head of state.In an overnight ceremony in the capital, Bridgetown, Dame Sandra Mason was sworn in as president.The Prince of Wales and Barbadian singer Rihanna attended the event, which coincided with the country's 55th anniversary of independence.In a sp…
 
Property writer and commentator Anne Ashworth asks Winkworth CEO Dominic Agace if the appeal of rural properties will continue as in 2021, or will buyers prefer the bright lights of the cities again? Will rising mortgage rates put a dampener on the outlook? Henry Synge from Winkworth South Kensington joins us to look at the trends in one of the key…
 
British socialite Ghislaine Maxwell preyed on and groomed young girls for convicted paedophile Jeffrey Epstein to abuse, prosecutors have alleged. Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUogMs Maxwell appeared in court in New York on Monday for the first day of her trial on sex trafficking charges.She denies the charges and her defence claims she i…
 
Barbados is holding a ceremony to mark the island’s transition to a Republic, with the Queen removed as head of state. The Barbadian government said the time had come to fully leave the Caribbean island's colonial past behind.Barbados gained its independence from the UK in 1966 and has since been a Commonwealth realm. Now it has cut its ties with t…
 
Prosecutors have alleged that the socialite Ghislaine Maxwell and former girlfriend of convicted paedophile Jeffrey Epstein were "partners in crime" and that she groomed vulnerable young girls for him to sexually abuse.Ms Maxwell appeared in court in New York on the first day of her trial on sex trafficking charges, which she denies. Her defence sa…
 
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