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The Garbage POD is more of a community than a Podcast. It will hopefully bring a fusion of many interests to your Podcast receiver" almost like a magazine style show, that brings a whole host of topics and voices to the table. Over time The Garbage POD has evolved into "The People's Podcast" There are so many interesting people, that really deserve recognition, so we try to bring their stories to you. Broadcaster and TV presenter, Gareth Jones was a guest on Episode 21 of The original podcast and said this of us: "Podcasters work in isolation and The Garbage POD is the nearest thing we will Probably get to a union" Why not have a listen to the other podcasts in The Garbage POD family: Blast off into the Podisphere with TGP Nominal, The Garbage POD's Science Fact and Science Fiction based Podcast. What can you expect from TGP Nominal? Everything you wanted to know, from the world of Space, Science, Astronomy, Technology and Sci-Fi. Fancy a pint? Then join us for The Garbage POD Tap Room, our podcast aimed at the beer, cider and spirits world. Feel free to explore The Garbage POD website and if you want to say "Hi", or if you have any other feedback for the show, for example, themes that you think would make an interesting show, you can contact us by Twitter and Facebook.

The Garbage POD is more of a community than a Podcast. It will hopefully bring a fusion of many interests to your Podcast receiver" almost like a magazine style show, that brings a whole host of topics and voices to the table. Over time The Garbage POD has evolved into "The People's Podcast" There are so many interesting people, that really deserve recognition, so we try to bring their stories to you. Broadcaster and TV presenter, Gareth Jones was a guest on Episode 21 of The original podcast and said this of us: "Podcasters work in isolation and The Garbage POD is the nearest thing we will Probably get to a union" Why not have a listen to the other podcasts in The Garbage POD family: Blast off into the Podisphere with TGP Nominal, The Garbage POD's Science Fact and Science Fiction based Podcast. What can you expect from TGP Nominal? Everything you wanted to know, from the world of Space, Science, Astronomy, Technology and Sci-Fi. Fancy a pint? Then join us for The Garbage POD Tap Room, our podcast aimed at the beer, cider and spirits world. Feel free to explore The Garbage POD website and if you want to say "Hi", or if you have any other feedback for the show, for example, themes that you think would make an interesting show, you can contact us by Twitter and Facebook.

Location:

Letchworth Garden City, United Kingdom

Description:

The Garbage POD is more of a community than a Podcast. It will hopefully bring a fusion of many interests to your Podcast receiver" almost like a magazine style show, that brings a whole host of topics and voices to the table. Over time The Garbage POD has evolved into "The People's Podcast" There are so many interesting people, that really deserve recognition, so we try to bring their stories to you. Broadcaster and TV presenter, Gareth Jones was a guest on Episode 21 of The original podcast and said this of us: "Podcasters work in isolation and The Garbage POD is the nearest thing we will Probably get to a union" Why not have a listen to the other podcasts in The Garbage POD family: Blast off into the Podisphere with TGP Nominal, The Garbage POD's Science Fact and Science Fiction based Podcast. What can you expect from TGP Nominal? Everything you wanted to know, from the world of Space, Science, Astronomy, Technology and Sci-Fi. Fancy a pint? Then join us for The Garbage POD Tap Room, our podcast aimed at the beer, cider and spirits world. Feel free to explore The Garbage POD website and if you want to say "Hi", or if you have any other feedback for the show, for example, themes that you think would make an interesting show, you can contact us by Twitter and Facebook.

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 62 - SOS Save Our Stations (PART 2)

8/12/2020
Welcome to this two part Special Edition of The Garbage POD. Something is happening that is ripping the heart out of communitiesacross the UK, as we speak. Bauer Media have acquired 56 "Local" radio stations and is going to re-brand them as part of their Greatest Hits Radio "National" radio station. This means the identity of these stations will cease to exist by the end of the year. This also means job losses across the country, loss of local programming, No connection with local...

Duration:00:44:02

Episode 61 - SOS Save Our Stations (PART 1)

8/12/2020
Welcome to this two part Special Edition of The Garbage POD. Something is happening that is ripping the heart out of communitiesacross the UK, as we speak. Bauer Media have acquired 56 "Local" radio stations and is going to re-brand them as part of their Greatest Hits Radio "National" radio station. This means the identity of these stations will cease to exist by the end of the year. This also means job losses across the country, loss of local programming, No connection with local...

Duration:01:22:23

Episode 60 - Europe Shine A Light

5/20/2020
Welcome to the 60th Episode of The Garbage POD. As we delve into the global phenomenon that is The Eurovision Song Contest. Joining Mark Taylor is State-side Eurovision fan, John Berger, for what would have been the 65th edition of the competition but due to the Coronavirus has been cancelled for 2020. The guys discuss what lockdown means for Eurovision and go through the songs from this years lineup. Mark also educates John on the history of the UK's participation in Eurovision, as well...

Duration:01:35:45

Episode 59 - Christmas Crossover 2019

12/23/2019
Hello everybody and welcome to this special Garbage POD / TGP NOMINAL Christmas Crossover. We have created the Crossover, mainly because we wanted our Garbage POD listeners to have a listen to the TGP NOMINAL Podcasts and vice Versa, and we thought it would be fun to get everyone together (almost like a Christmas Party). During the show: Alan Taylor-Shearer will be joining the festivities to chat about our collaboration with Aylesbury Town Council for Live In The Park 2019. UK...

Duration:02:45:04

Episode 58 - From Brummagem To Cymru

11/9/2019
After a short absence, The Garbage POD returns with a very nostalgic Episode. Joining Mark Taylor is Feel The Force Day Compare, 'Eddie Spangles'. The guys put the world to rights and generally chew the fat over everything and anything that comes to mind. Mark also takes us back to when he met another friend of the show for the first time. Visit: http://thegarbagepod.weebly.com/the-garbage-pod-new/episode-58-from-brummagem-to-cymru for more information about this episode.

Duration:01:00:03

The Garbage POD Episode 57 - להעז לחלום (Dare To Dream)

5/8/2019
Welcome to The Garbage POD for our annual delve into the global phenomenon that is the Eurovision Song Contest. Joining Mark Taylor for our unique take on the 64th edition of the song contest is State-side Eurovision fan, John Berger. Mark and John have been making their predictions for Eurovison since the 2016 competition in Stockholm, but before making their predictions for Tel Aviv 2019, it’s the moment the guys have been waiting for, how their predictions fared in the Lisbon 2018...

Duration:01:21:13

TGP XTRA 1.5 - HOLIDAY SPECIAL 2018

12/23/2018
It's that time of year again, where Mark Taylor and John Berger break out the Eggnog and bring you the annual Garbage POD / TGP NOMINAL Holiday Special. Mark, Liz Springs, Alan Taylor-Shearer and Ross Hockham attend events that have become some of the highlights of 2018. "So Buckle Up & Let's Launch This Festive Episode Into The Podisphere" For more information about this episode visit: http://thegarbagepod.weebly.com/tgp-xtra/tgp-xtra-15-holiday-special-2018

Duration:02:40:11

TGP Xtra 1.4 - Todos A Bordo!

5/5/2018
Mark Taylor and John Berger (an American who watches The Eurovision Song Contest) delve into the 43 entrants of the 63rd edition of the competition (So you don't have to) and try to pick who they think maybe contenders in 2018. Hopefully they can do better this year! For more information about this episode visit: http://thegarbagepod.weebly.com/the-garbage-pod-new/tgp-xtra-14-todos-a-bordo

Duration:01:32:09

TGP Xtra 1.3 - Canterbury Tales

10/27/2017
For our Halloween Special, we have raided The Garbage POD (TGP) archives to bring you another of our favourite classic episodes. So join Mark Taylor as he meets up with John Hippisley who guides us through the streets of one of the UK's most haunted cities. For more information about this episode visit: http://thegarbagepod.weebly.com/the-garbage-pod-new/tgp-xtra-13-canterbury-tales

Duration:01:19:50

TGP Xtra 1.2 - Start The Conversation

8/6/2017
Over the years, we have recorded some amazing content during our time on the original Garbage pod Podcast. The majority of our listeners, since we moved over to our new podcast host probably haven’t had the opportunity to hear these episodes, so we have decided to re-package some of our favourite episodes and give them an airing. Hopefully listeners who moved over from our old RSS feed will enjoy listening back to our escapades too. For this episode of TGP Xtra, we rewind back to September...

Duration:00:32:04

TGP Xtra 1.1 - Celebrate Diversity?

5/3/2017
Once again Mark Taylor and John Berger (an American who watches The Eurovision Song Contest) wade through the 42 entrants of the 62nd edition of the competition (So you don't have to) and try to pick who they think maybe contenders in 2017. For more information about this episode Visit: http://thegarbagepod.weebly.com/the-garbage-pod-new/tgp-nominal-xtra-11-celebrate-diversity

Duration:01:18:03