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The world in context | Informed comment on global issues

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Episodes

EMERGING FROM LOCKDOWN | Vivien Godfrey, Stanfords

6/15/2020
Welcome to our new occasional series, EMERGING FROM LOCKDOWN. In this first podcast, CHROMERADIO meets VIVIEN GODFREY, Chairman and CEO of world-famous map and travel shop, STANFORDS, based in London's Covent Garden, for a socially distanced chat about the shop's fascinating history - Florence Nightingale, Stanley, and Livingstone were customers - doing business under lockdown, and the challenges of emerging from it. https://www.stanfords.co.uk/ http://www.bluewaterweb.com/ PRODUCTION |...

Duration:00:16:50

At the First Stroke | Stephen Critchlow & friends

6/10/2020
THE COAT CUPBOARD COLLECTIVE presents AT THE FIRST STROKE, STEPHEN CRITCHLOW’s uplifting and often hilarious account of his extraordinary recovery from a serious stroke earlier this year while in rehearsals for ALONE IN BERLIN at the Royal and Derngate in Northampton. With contributions from RACHEL ATKINS, DAVID HOLT, CHRIS PAVLO and DAVID SARGENT. Especial thanks to NAXOS for its generous licensing of the CRUSH COLLISION MARCH by SCOTT JOPLIN. A WORD FROM STEPHEN In January of this year, I...

Duration:00:48:52

OVER THE GARDEN FENCE 7 | Heady Fringe Flowers

6/9/2020
Join NAOMI SCHILLINGER in conversation with ATHENA DUNCAN, co-founder of award-winning East London florist REBEL REBEL, on the results of the REBELLIOUS FLORAL CROWN CHALLENGE. Congratulations to our flower fairies and enigmatic felines from around the world and all our entrants at https://www.instagram.com/explore/tags/headyfringeflowers/! NAOMI SCHILLINGER | outofmyshed.co.uk/about/ REBEL REBEL | www.rebelrebel.co.uk/rebel & www.instagram.com/rebelrebele8/?hl=en CHELSEA FRINGE FESTIVAL...

Duration:00:04:33

OVER THE GARDEN FENCE 6 | The Dog Show

5/22/2020
This week NAOMI SCHILLINGER takes us back the BLACKSTOCK TRIANGLE GARDENERS' DOG SHOW in May 2019 where local dogs competed for the waggiest tale, the dog that most resembled its owner, and the best floral headdress! With thanks to all our canine contributors: JESSIE, MINX, TINKERBELL, ROSA BEAR, SPIKE, BALLYDOG SCHINDLER, BILLY, GEORGE BUTCHER and LILY. Sadly, due to COVID-19, BLACKSTOCK TRIANGLE GARDENERS can't hold a dog show this year - but, inspired by the success of last year's Best...

Duration:00:07:08

OVER THE GARDEN FENCE 5 | Rebellious Flower Crowns

5/13/2020
Join NAOMI SCHILLINGER in conversation with ATHENA DUNCAN, co-founder of award-winning East London florist REBEL REBEL on keeping those blooms coming under lockdown, making flower crowns and entering the REBELLIOUS FLORAL CROWN CHALLENGE - more details on NAOMI'S BLOG and the CHELSEA FRINGE FESTIVAL 2020 website. NAOMI SCHILLINGER | outofmyshed.co.uk/about/ REBEL REBEL | https://www.rebelrebel.co.uk/rebel & https://www.instagram.com/rebelrebele8/?hl=en CHELSEA FRINGE FESTIVAL 2020 |...

Duration:00:09:34

OVER THE GARDEN FENCE 4 | Honesty & Purple Rain

5/9/2020
Join NAOMI SCHILLINGER back in the flower garden for a riot of nasturtiums, alliums, honesty and other cottage garden favourites, not to forget those herbs! NAOMI SCHILLINGER | outofmyshed.co.uk/about/ AVON BULBS | https://www.avonbulbs.co.uk/ HERBAL HAVEN | https://www.herbalhaven.com/ PRODUCTION | A ChromeRadio & Out of My Shed Co-Production | Presenter - Naomi Schillinger | Producer - Catriona Oliphant | Post-production - Catriona Oliphant & Chris Sharp.

Duration:00:05:01

OVER THE GARDEN FENCE 3 | Compost in Veg Street

4/30/2020
Join the BLACKSTOCK TRIANGLE GARDENERS at their socially-distanced seed and compost giveaway and hear more from gardener NAOMI SCHILLINGER on that dazzling blue kale and other gorgeous veg! NAOMI SCHILLINGER | outofmyshed.co.uk/about/ THOMPSONS OF CREWS HILL (compost) | https://www.thompsonsofcrewshill.com/composts.html REAL SEEDS | https://www.realseeds.co.uk/ PRODUCTION | A ChromeRadio & Out of My Shed Co-Production | Presenter - Naomi Schillinger | Producer - Catriona Oliphant |...

Duration:00:06:56

OVER THE GARDEN FENCE 2 | A Riot of Wild Flowers

4/21/2020
Gardener NAOMI SCHILLINGER on creating a wild flower meadow in a suitcase and the irresistible attraction of dazzling blue kale... NAOMI SCHILLINGER | outofmyshed.co.uk/about/ PICTORIAL MEADOWS | https://www.pictorialmeadows.co.uk/ THOMPSONS OF CREWS HILL | https://www.thompsonsofcrewshill.com/composts.html REAL SEEDS | https://www.realseeds.co.uk/ PRODUCTION | A ChromeRadio & Out of My Shed Co-Production | Presenter - Naomi Schillinger | Producer - Catriona Oliphant | Post-production -...

Duration:00:04:09

PEACEMAKING IN PARIS 9 | Japan Rising - Hew Strachan

4/16/2020
Welcome to PEACEMAKING IN PARIS, presented by PROFESSOR SIR HEW STRACHAN for UCL INSTITUTE OF EDUCATION and introduced by SIMON BENDRY, Director of UCL Institute of Education's First World War Centenary Battlefield Tours Programme. In 1919, the United States and Allied Powers met in Paris to decide the terms of the peace settlements with the defeated Central Powers. A century on, Sir Hew reflects on the Paris Peace Conference and its legacy. In the final podcast of the series, he looks at...

Duration:00:17:16

OVER THE GARDEN FENCE 1 | Emerging from the Brambles

4/15/2020
Join gardener and blogger NAOMI SCHILLINGER and her neighbour, Simeon, as they chat over the garden fence about transforming a bramble patch into a vegetable and wild flower garden during lockdown. NAOMI SCHILLINGER | https://outofmyshed.co.uk/about/ PRODUCTION | A ChromeRadio & Out of My Shed Co-Production | Presenter - Naomi Schillinger | Producer - Catriona Oliphant | Post-production - Catriona Oliphant & Chris Sharp.

Duration:00:05:16

PEACEMAKING IN PARIS 8 | In the Footsteps of Empire - Hew Strachan

4/9/2020
Welcome to PEACEMAKING IN PARIS, presented by PROFESSOR SIR HEW STRACHAN for UCL INSTITUTE OF EDUCATION and introduced by SIMON BENDRY, Director of UCL Institute of Education's First World War Centenary Battlefield Tours Programme. In 1919, the United States and Allied Powers met in Paris to decide the terms of the peace settlements with the defeated Central Powers. A century on, Sir Hew reflects on the Paris Peace Conference and its legacy. In this podcast, he explores the interests of the...

Duration:00:25:12

PEACEMAKING IN PARIS 7 | The Ottoman Question - Hew Strachan

4/2/2020
Welcome to PEACEMAKING IN PARIS, presented by PROFESSOR SIR HEW STRACHAN for UCL INSTITUTE OF EDUCATION and introduced by SIMON BENDRY, Director of UCL Institute of Education's First World War Centenary Battlefield Tours Programme. In 1919, the United States and Allied Powers met in Paris to decide the terms of the peace settlements with the defeated Central Powers. A century on, Sir Hew reflects on the Paris Peace Conference and its legacy. In this podcast, he explores the collapse of the...

Duration:00:26:47

PEACEMAKING IN PARIS 6 | Rude Awakenings - Hew Strachan

3/26/2020
Welcome to PEACEMAKING IN PARIS, presented by PROFESSOR SIR HEW STRACHAN for UCL INSTITUTE OF EDUCATION and introduced by SIMON BENDRY, Director of UCL Institute of Education's First World War Centenary Battlefield Tours Programme. In 1919, the United States and Allied Powers met in Paris to decide the terms of the peace settlements with the defeated Central Powers. A century on, Sir Hew reflects on the Paris Peace Conference and its legacy. In this podcast, he considers President Wilson's...

Duration:00:20:11

PEACEMAKING IN PARIS 5 | The League is Born - Hew Strachan

3/20/2020
Welcome to PEACEMAKING IN PARIS, presented by PROFESSOR SIR HEW STRACHAN for UCL INSTITUTE OF EDUCATION and introduced by SIMON BENDRY, Director of UCL Institute of Education's First World War Centenary Battlefield Tours Programme. In 1919, the United States and Allied Powers met in Paris to decide the terms of the peace settlements with the defeated Central Powers. A century on, Sir Hew reflects on the Paris Peace Conference and its legacy. In this podcast, he considers the birth of the...

Duration:00:28:00

PEACEMAKING IN PARIS 4 | The Cold War Begins - Hew Strachan

3/12/2020
Welcome to PEACEMAKING IN PARIS, presented by PROFESSOR SIR HEW STRACHAN for UCL INSTITUTE OF EDUCATION and introduced by SIMON BENDRY, Director of UCL Institute of Education's First World War Centenary Battlefield Tours Programme. In 1919, the United States and Allied Powers met in Paris to decide the terms of the peace settlements with the defeated Central Powers. A century on, Sir Hew reflects on the Paris Peace Conference and its legacy. In this podcast, he considers the absence of...

Duration:00:13:36

PEACEMAKING IN PARIS 3 | The United States Enters onto the World Stage - Hew Strachan

3/5/2020
Welcome to PEACEMAKING IN PARIS, presented by PROFESSOR SIR HEW STRACHAN for UCL INSTITUTE OF EDUCATION and introduced by SIMON BENDRY, Director of UCL Institute of Education's First World War Centenary Battlefield Tours Programme. In 1919, the United States and Allied Powers met in Paris to decide the terms of the peace settlements with the defeated Central Powers. A century on, Sir Hew reflects on the Paris Peace Conference and its legacy. In this podcast, he explores the entry of the...

Duration:00:19:05

Chrome360 | Letter from Belfast | Glenn Patterson

11/28/2019
Welcome to LETTER FROM BELFAST with Belfast writer GLENN PATTERSON, Director of the Seamus Heaney Centre, Queen's University and author of BACKSTOP LAND (https://headofzeus.com/books/9781838932022). In this podcast, recorded in Belfast City Hall in October 2019, Glenn reflects on his friendship with Belfast poet Ciaran Carson, the impact of Brexit, and the future of Harland and Wolff. MORE FROM GLENN PATTERSON | Brexit: the Irish Question - A Sense of Place...

Duration:00:21:16

AROUND THESE ISLANDS IN 12 PORTS 4 | Keeping our Mariners Safe - Captain Roger Barker, Trinity House

10/29/2019
Welcome to AROUND THESE ISLANDS IN 12 PORTS, brought to you by CHROMERADIO in association with YACHT NOVA and THESE ISLANDS. In this podcast, we hear from CAPTAIN ROGER BARKER, DIRECTOR OF NAVIGATIONAL REQUIREMENTS at TRINITY HOUSE, about how TRINITY HOUSE safeguards mariners today. WEBLINKS Trinity House | https://www.trinityhouse.co.uk/ Maritime 2050 | https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/maritime-2050-navigating-the-future Maritime and Coastguard Agency |...

Duration:00:18:11

AROUND THESE ISLANDS IN 12 PORTS 3 | Around our Ports - Tim Morris, UKMPG & Richard Ballantyne, BPA

10/28/2019
Welcome to AROUND THESE ISLANDS IN 12 PORTS, brought to you by CHROMERADIO in association with YACHT NOVA and THESE ISLANDS. in this podcast, we hear from RICHARD BALLANTYNE, CHIEF EXECUTIVE, BRITISH PORTS ASSOCIATION and TIM MORRIS, CHIEF EXECUTIVE, UK MAJOR PORTS GROUP, about the role ports play in our everyday lives, how they contribute to our national economy, and what the future holds for the sector. WEBLINKS UKMPG | http://ukmajorports.org.uk/ BPA | https://www.britishports.org.uk/...

Duration:00:21:44

AROUND THESE ISLANDS IN 12 PORTS 1 | Introduction

10/27/2019
Welcome to AROUND THESE ISLANDS IN 12 PORTS, brought to you by CHROMERADIO in association with YACHT NOVA and THESE ISLANDS. Producer CATRIONA OLIPHANT tells the story of how this series came about. WEBLINKS Maritime 2050 | https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/maritime-2050-navigating-the-future ChromeRadio | https://chromemedia.co.uk/ Nova around Britain | https://novaroundbritain.home.blog/12-key-ports/ These Islands | https://www.these-islands.co.uk/ IMAGE | Tower Hill Memorial,...

Duration:00:04:45