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Interviews, insight and analysis from the Guardian's media team

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Episodes

Media Talk podcast: More! magazine to close

12/4/2015
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John Plunkett mourns the closure of the women's mag with guests Lisa Campbell and Sam Delaney. Plus, the press strike back over regulation and Lord Hall faces MPs for the first time since becoming director-general

Media Talk podcast: a ding dong over Radio 1's chart show

12/4/2015
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Will the Wizard of Oz tune be played despite a Daily Mail outcry? Plus the launch of a new tablet magazine from the publishers of Shortlist – and Sony and Bafta nominations are announced

Media Talk podcast: A Leveshambles

12/4/2015
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Hugh Muir, Roy Greenslade and Tim Crook discuss how the consensus fell apart. Plus, Jesse Thorn talks to Helen Zaltzman about the patent trolls going after podcast producers

Media Talk podcast: defamation bill, Iain Dale on LBC and Eurovision

12/4/2015
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John Plunkett and guests on whether the defamation bill will fall, LBC's new drivetime host and the UK's Eurovision chances

Media Talk podcast: Richard Briers remembered, and Radio 5 Live changes

12/4/2015
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John Plunkett and guests weigh up the job awaiting the new 5 Live boss, and actor Peter Egan pays tribute to Richard Briers

Media Talk podcast: off to Oxford we go

12/4/2015
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Harriet Harman and David Elstein share their thoughts on the Oxford Media Convention. Plus, have News International been canny with their latest rights acquisition?

Media Talk podcast: Absolute Radio - the station that tried

12/4/2015
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John Plunkett is joined by Paul Robinson and Maggie Brown to mourn the end of the Absolute Radio experiment. Why could it never leave the shadow of Virgin Radio? Plus, was the Observer right to remove Julie Burchill's article from guardian.co.uk?

Duration:00:40:05

Media Talk podcast: are we ready for a News of the People?

12/4/2015
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As a former Sunday Express editor eyes up a majority stake in the People, what are its chances in a post-NOTW world?

Media Talk podcast: 2012 Quizmas special

12/4/2015
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Slip on some earphones and walk off that turkey in the company of John Plunkett – as he tests the panel on their knowledge of another dramatic year in the UK media

Duration:00:36:25

Media Talk podcast: Pollard nails it

12/4/2015
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John Plunkett and guests hail a well-written report that gets to the heart of the BBC's woes. Lord Justice Leveson take note...

Leveson: the politics of press regulation - Guardian podcast special

12/4/2015
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Roy Greenslade, Dan Sabbagh, Stig Abell and Michael White join John Plunkett to discuss the implications of Lord Justice Leveson's report into press ethics released this week

Media Talk podcast: Robbie Williams is the new Status Quo

12/4/2015
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The singer is the latest casualty of Radio 1's youth policy – John Plunkett discusses the future of music radio with former executive Trevor Dann and Popjustice founder Peter Robinson

Media Talk podcast: Danny Baker blasts 'pinhead weasels'

12/4/2015
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The radio presenter takes to the air for the last time on BBC London. John Plunkett and guests analyse what's going wrong in local radio – and David Montgomery's plans for local press

Media Talk podcast: MPs roast BBC on Jimmy Savile response

12/4/2015
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The panel review George Entwistle's performance at the select committee, Jeff Ford's departure from Channel 5 and the first phone-hacking case is brought against Trinity Mirror

Media Talk podcast: mind the gender gap

12/4/2015
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Jane Martinson and guests perform a gender test on the entire media industry.

Duration:00:28:01

Media Talk podcast: why did Newsnight drop Savile investigation?

12/4/2015
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Hugh Muir presents a roundup of the week's media news, including accusations of a cover-up at the BBC. Plus, Helen Zaltzman and Steve Ackerman discuss what 4G means for content producers.

Duration:00:33:45

Media Talk podcast: BBC apology over Abu Hamza disclosure

12/4/2015
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George Entwistle faces the first crisis of his director generalship, plus proposals for a broadband levy and Jeremy Clarkson's pay

Duration:00:34:01

Media Talk podcast: who is Maria Miller?

12/4/2015
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John Plunkett and the panel find out all you need to know about the new culture secretary so that you don't have to. Plus: the 80s are back as we celebrate the return of Dallas on Channel 5 and Food and Drink on BBC2

Media Talk podcast: a new chief for Trinity Mirror

12/4/2015
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John Plunkett is joined by Lisa O'Carroll and Mark Sweney to discuss the week's headlines, including Simon Fox's appointment at Trinity Mirror, Channel 4's coverage of the Paralympics and why the Leveson report may be a 'loaded gun'

Media Talk podcast: Edinburgh TV festival roundup

12/4/2015
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John Plunkett is joined on the sofa by Dan Sabbagh, Boyd Hilton and Richard Peppiatt to look back on the industry shindig