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Innovative, thought provoking and entertaining radio delivering drama, features, comedy, specialist music, sports and other speech based productions.

Innovative, thought provoking and entertaining radio delivering drama, features, comedy, specialist music, sports and other speech based productions.

Location:

London, United Kingdom

Genres:

Talk

Description:

Innovative, thought provoking and entertaining radio delivering drama, features, comedy, specialist music, sports and other speech based productions.

Twitter:

@birstradio

Language:

English


Episodes

With the Spirit of Audrey, an Interview.

7/11/2013
With the Spirit of Audrey Amanda Cooper is joined in the studio by Laura Harvey, Natalie Barthel and Hannah Bang Bendz, talking about a new play ‘With the Spirit of Audrey’ which opens in The... Read more »

Duration:00:23:01

Live Book Club 13.06.2013

6/28/2013
The Book Club Caitlin Crawford, Amanda Cooper and Bert Hillen discuss ‘Disgrace’ by J M Coetzee. Warning: contains lots of cooperative back-channelling.

Duration:00:29:26

Beat My Beat – Episode 4

6/17/2013
Beat My Beat Episode 4 The4th episode of Beat my Beat, a rock show in which Nethaniel Scott and Amanda Cooper battle it out to see who can play the best rock songs. Join them... Read more »

Duration:01:12:12

Breakfast on BIRSt 14/06/2013

6/14/2013
Breakfast on BIRSt Episode 8 Join the breakfast team for the 8th and FINAL episode of games, chat, music, banter and shenanigans. Today the team have a laugh and invite Richard Spalding and Catherine Farrell... Read more »

Duration:01:06:53

Breakfast on BIRSt 13/06/2013

6/13/2013
BIRSt Breakfast Episode 7 Join the breakfast team for the 7th episode of games, chat, music, banter and shenanigans. Paul Burke joins Gill and Bert for a chat about Folk on the Quay Festival Note:... Read more »

Duration:01:03:48

Breakfast on BIRSt 12/06/2013

6/12/2013
Breakfast on BIRSt Episode 6 Join the breakfast team for the 6th episode of games, chat, music, banter and shenanigans. Trixie the dog from Waggie Tales joins the team in the studio with her two... Read more »

Duration:01:11:11

Woman’s Half Hour Live – with guest musician Bonnie Smith

6/12/2013
Join Cat, Aoife, Gil and Caitlin for the first LIVE episode of Woman’s Half Hour. In this episode wediscuss Wolf Whistling, Cosmetic surgery and we welcome Cornish singer songwriter Bonnie Smith into the BIRSt studios... Read more »

Duration:00:31:44

Aoife and Caitlin’s Big Morning Out (Festival of Learning 2013)

6/11/2013
Aoife Allen and Caitlin Crawford attended a couple of events atthe Festival of Learning 2013, hosted by Bournemouth University. Join them as they experience Arabian food and dance when they went to “Celebration of Cultures” on Saturday, June 8th. Festival of Learning – Culture

Duration:00:29:49

A Productive Chat Live – Disco Kid & Ovi Valentino

6/11/2013
The second live edition of A Productive Chat with Cat Farrell as part of BIRSt Live 2013! In part one of this episodeCat Farrell is live in the mix playing a selection of records from the dance scene, andBIRSt talks to house producer from Leeds, Disco Kid. This interview gives insight into the many ways... Read more »

Duration:01:09:07

Afternoons with Tom and Rich – Part 2 – 05/06/2013

6/6/2013
Part two of the inaugural afternoon show, featuring Movies in Real Life, Tom doing some magic and an interview with an impressionist who draws sharks underwater. Action packed! Tom & Rich_02

Duration:00:58:00

BIRSt Live – A Productive Chat with Toyboy & Robin

6/6/2013
The first LIVE episode of A Productive Chat -The programme which looks into the creative and intricate process of electronic music production -broadcast live from the studios during BIRSt Live 2013. Join Cat Farrell in the mix, playing a range of electronic music plus a listen to her interview with London house and garage producers... Read more »

Duration:01:03:38

Breakfast on Birst Part Two

6/5/2013
Wake up to a breakfast buffet of chat, music, games, guests and potentially falconry (still to be confirmed) as the breakfast team ease you out of your slumber and in to a new day. Featuring Chris Taylor.Breakfast Podcast part two

Duration:00:47:50

Breakfast on Birst 05/06/2013 1st hour

6/5/2013
Wake up to a breakfast buffet of chat, music, games, guests and potentially falconry (still to be confirmed) as the breakfast team ease you out of your slumber and in to a new day. Featuring Nash Sibanda. .Breakfast Podcast part one

Duration:01:05:46

Static: A Radio Play by Katie Lymn

5/23/2013
To the outside world Matthew Smith is just another bored young commuter. But Matthew has a secret. For years he has been hunting one of his fellowpassengers, his fevered imagination recounting the time when he will finally act on his violentimpulses. But who is Matthew? And who is Jayne, the woman he follows so intently?... Read more »

Duration:00:08:39

The Green Riff #1

5/21/2013
Aoife Allen plays old & new alternative/ indie Irish music with one or two genre wildcards thrown in for good measure on the first edition of The Green Riff. The Green Riff #1

Duration:00:57:02

Beat My Beat – Episode 2

5/17/2013
Beat My Beat – Episode 2 Thesecond episode of Beat my Beat, a rock show in which Nethaniel Scott and Amanda Cooper battle it out to see who can play the best rock songs. Join them as they play their favourite music, spanning the rock genre and the decades…..Who will win?? Join us on Facebook!... Read more »

Duration:00:57:58

Hats

5/16/2013
Hats A comedy drama based on the lives of inaminate objects done in the style of the classic David Attenborough wildlife documentary. Richard narrates how different species of hat cope with the long, hot summer months. Wehear their trials, their triumphs, andare withthemduring their darkest hours. Literally. Narrator: Richard Spalding Produced by: Nethaniel Scott &... Read more »

Duration:00:04:31

Baking on BIRSt Episode 1

5/4/2013
Baking on Birst Ep 1 Listen whilst you bake as Gillian Brown brings you BIRSt’s very first baking show! Brought to you from a kitchen in Bournemouth, expect tasty and easy-to-follow recipes, great interviews and a little bit of music too. The first episode kicks off with an absolute chocolate classic!

The Love Of A Good Woman

4/24/2013
The Love Of A Good Woman Patricia Machin explains her decision to forgive the driver who killed her husband and reflects on the extensive media attention her actions have received.

Duration:00:23:21

A Productive Chat – with Ovi Valentino

4/16/2013
The second edition of A Productive Chat with Catherine Farrell. The programme which looks into the creative and intricate process of electronic music production. This episode considers house. Delving into the creative mind of Romanian tech house producer Ovi Valentino. We discover how his Hip Hop roots helped develop his production skills, we talk... Read more »

Duration:00:39:14