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Episodes

Carpool-itics #2 w/ Paul Loughran

12/12/2018
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This week, I drive about Belfast chatting to Paul Loughran - former VP of Queen's Students Union and local political activist. We discuss housing, homelessness and of course - Brexit.

Duration:01:01:59

Episode 13: Here & Now

12/5/2018
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This week I chat about the fantastic work of Richard Moore & Children in Crossfire, 'Pop Goes Northern Ireland', recent issues and much more. www.facebook.com/Belcastpod www.twitter.com/belcastpod www.instagram.com/belcastpod

Duration:00:36:58

Carpool-itics #1 w/ Clíona McCarney

11/25/2018
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This week's episode is a bit different. I drive around Belfast speaking with Cliona McCarney - discussing all things politics including the DUP party conference, Brexit, Trump, the past and the question of a United Ireland. www.facebook.com/belcastpod www.twitter.com/belcastpod www.instagram.com/belcastpod www.patreon.com/belcastpod

Duration:00:49:57

Episode 12: Beauty and the Backstop

11/19/2018
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This week, I chat about Northern Ireland v Republic of Ireland, Children In Need, the North Coast and Brexit - among other topics. www.facebook.com/belcastpod www.twitter.com/belcastpod www.instagram.com/belcastpod www.patreon.com/belcastpod

Duration:00:27:45

Episode 11: Poppygate

11/12/2018
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In this week's episode, I chat about the annual time of Remembrance and the controversies that occur around it. I also chat about other local issues like the shambles of Universal Credit and the desolation of the Odyssey complex in Belfast. www.facebook.com/belcastpod www.twitter.com/belcastpod www.instagram.com/belcastpod www.patreon.com/belcastpod

Duration:00:43:40

Episode 10: The Importance Of Remembering

10/28/2018
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In this week's episode, I chat about the latest in local issues and the 25th anniversary of the Shankill Bombing. www.belcast.co.uk www.facebook.com/belcastpod www.twitter.com/belcastpod https://www.patreon.com/belcastpod

Duration:00:43:33

Episode 9: The DUP Dilemma

10/9/2018
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In this week's episode, I chat about the DUP and how their political and ethical stances negatively impact and hold back Northern Ireland. www.belcast.co.uk www.facebook.com/belcastpod www.twitter.com/belcastpod https://www.patreon.com/belcastpod

Duration:00:39:15

Episode 8: Baffling Boris

10/1/2018
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In this week's episode, I chat about the state of Belfast International Airport, integrated education, Sunday opening hours, Patrick Kielty's rebuke of Boris Johnson and more. Facebook: www.facebook.com/belcastpod Twitter: www.twitter.com/belcastpod Patreon: www.patreon.com/belcastpod

Duration:00:25:04

Episode 7: #YourBelfast?

9/18/2018
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In this week's episode, I chat about Stacey Dooley's latest documentary in Belfast, the #YourBelfast video (and its controversy) and Belfast Culture Night 2019. Facebook: www.facebook.com/belcastpod Twitter: www.twitter.com/belcastpod Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/belcastpod

Duration:00:30:51

Episode 6: Tim McGarry

9/7/2018
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This week's episode is a chat with local comedian, Tim McGarry. Tim is best known for playing 'Da' in Give My Head Peace and is host of BBC NI's The Blame Game. Facebook: www.facebook.com/belcastpod Twitter: www.twitter.com/belcastpod Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/belcastpod

Duration:00:28:02

Episode 5: Rigsy

8/31/2018
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This week's episode is an interview with co-host of BBC Radio Ulster's 'Across The Line' and resident DJ of the Limelight - Rigsy. We chat about the local music scene in Belfast and Northern Ireland and how Rigsy got to where he is now. Check out our: Facebook: www.facebook.com/belcastpod Twitter: www.twitter.com/belcastpod Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/belcastpod

Duration:00:51:31

Episode 4: Jane Morrice

8/26/2018
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This week's episode is an interview with Jane Morrice. Jane has a wealth of experience throughout her career - from being a BBC journalist in the late '80s, head of the European Commission in NI, prominent founding member of the Women's Coalition and a politician. We discuss Jane's career, the Good Friday Agreement, women in politics and Brexit among many other topics. Facebook: www.facebook.com/belcastpod Twitter: www.twitter.com/belcastpod Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/belcastpod

Duration:00:49:53

Episode 3: Together In Carl's Corner

8/19/2018
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In this week's episode, we discuss Carl Frampton's big night at Windsor Park and the positives of boxing uniting our communites, encouraging local charity initiatives and the issues with the introduction of the Glider to Belfast's streets. We also chat about the continued political stalemate in Northern Ireland. Facebook: www.facebook.com/belcastpod Twitter: www.twitter.com/belcastpod Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/belcastpod

Duration:00:34:31

Episode 2: Brian Pelan, View Magazine

8/13/2018
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This week's episode is an interview with experienced local journalist and founder/editor of View Magazine, Brian Pelan.

Duration:00:27:57

Episode 1: Pride & Prejudice

8/6/2018
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This week's episode discusses the recent Belfast Pride Parade and the continued absence of the Northern Ireland Executive

Duration:00:17:48

Prologue

7/30/2018
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The first, introductory episode of Belcast - a Belfast based podcast discussing all things local & meeting interesting people in Northern Ireland.

Duration:00:02:52