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We promised you an update

We promised you an update

11 April 2020

At the moment, we are unable to meet and record a weekly talking newspaper. We have a way around compiling and recording but the the distribution to the majority of our subscribers, which is on memory sticks, is hampered by the fact that so few are being returned to us. Sadly we are therefore not Read more >

Suspension of Production

Suspension of Production

25 March 2020

Unfortunately, due to current circumstances, there will be no editions of the talking newspaper until at least after Easter. A review of alternative methods of production and distribution is being undertaken in the meantime If any of our normal contributors provide us with magazines (which are normally received by the talking newspaper by email) these Read more >

Edition No 2119

Edition No 2119

20 March 2020

Despite the current restrictions, we have put together another edition of the talking news Denny did the editing, Tracie, Tree, Gillian and Stefan did the reading, Peter was on the controls. We also have a new magazine, prepared and presented this week by Tina Walford. You can find them both on the Download and Listen Read more >

New Edition Available Now

New Edition Available Now

13 March 2020

This one is number 2118. It was recorded on 12 March 2020, edited by and partially read by Fran Henshall. Reading with Fran are Claudio, Tracey and Stefan There is also a new magazine. This edition is a mixture of information from Roland Myers of Infosound with some information from Sally at MertonVision Enjoy Read more >

Edition 2117 here

Edition 2117 here

6 March 2020

The latest edition of talking newspaper is available for you to download and listen to. It was recorded on 5 March 2020 and edited by Diane Holmes. Reading for Diane were Helen McAuley, Claudio Marioni, Lazara Morgan and Auriel Glanville. Peter and Denny did the knob twiddling and slider sliding. We also have a new magazine, Read more >

Another storm approaching – another edition of the talking newspaper

Another storm approaching – another edition of the talking newspaper

29 February 2020

Another weekend with storm approaching, so what more encouragement do you need to stay in a listen to the talking newspaper. This latest edition was recorded on 27 February, Ian doing the editing. Reading for him were Lynn, Rob, Carole and Ajay. Pete and Matthew assembled all the ramblings into the finished product you can Read more >

Back on Schedule

Back on Schedule

21 February 2020

Our wonderful volunteers got together on Thursday 20th February to put together a new edition of the talking newspaper. Edited by Denny and read by Lucy & Colin Ayles, Dee Venables and Ben Roles it is available for you to download and listen to in the normal place. We also have a new magazine. This Read more >

Slightly Later Than Normal

Slightly Later Than Normal

16 February 2020

Sorry about that folks, but the latest edition of the talking newspaper is now available for you to listen to. This week it was edited by Fran Henshall and read by her, able assisted by Fran Fenwick and Claudion Marioni. Peter and Denny were on the controls There is also a new magazine for you Read more >

Edition 2113

Edition 2113

7 February 2020

Well, that’s January finished with for another year. The first edition of the talking newspaper for February was recorded on Thursday 6th Febraury and is available for you to listen to now. It was edited by Diane Holmes, is read by Diane, Helen McAuley, Lazara Morgan and Denny McGrath with Peter twiddling the dials and Read more >

Edition 2112 Now Available

Edition 2112 Now Available

31 January 2020

Edition 2112 of the talking newspaper is available for you to download and listen to Recorded on 30 January 2020 and edited by Denis McGrath it is read by Maz Fellows, Adrian Barnes, Jane Upson and Stephen Lambert. Find it now on the download and listen tab. There is also a new magazine. This week Read more >