Feisty Productions
Podcasts and programmes from Lesley Riddoch and the team at Feisty Productions
 Andrew and Will are graduates from Abertay University's Games Technology course and they're desperate to come up with the next Grand Theft Auto. They're not short of ideas but they're short of cash.  To give them the leg up they need, Lesley introduces them to games supremo Chris Wright who shares some valuable trade secrets with them.
Direct download: new_hands_episode_5_podcast.mp3
Category:New Hands -- posted at: 11:51 AM

Lesley explains Twitter to Sean, Sean explains Google and the rest of the crew Gill, Blake and Roger plead for creative writing. Myself, I have a small cameo walk on role at the emnd of this week's Aftermath.
Direct download: Aftermath_27-03-09.mp3
Category:Aftermath -- posted at: 6:14 PM

Broadcaster and journalist Malachi O'Doherty, Green MSP Patrick Harvie and former Labour MSP Allan Wilson discussed nuclear power, Northern Ireland, University funding, unemployment and airports - how to improve them.
Direct download: RQ_20-03-09.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 12:40 PM

What does Anthony, a 7th generation tanner, do to diversify and, hopefully, save his company?  He sets up a business making deerskin handbags, of course. But how does he brand them?  Lesley calls on the services of marketing guru Suzanne George to offer her pearls of wisdom.  Will Anthony take her advice?
Direct download: new_hands_ep_4_podcast.mp3
Category:New Hands -- posted at: 10:45 AM

The team sit down, scratch their chins and talk about missing flights, broadband and the first place in Europe to have street lights. There is a scary start to this Aftermath...be warned.
Direct download: Aftermath_20-03-09.mp3
Category:Aftermath -- posted at: 5:18 PM

Recorded at Giffnock Synagogue, this Riddoch Questions dealt with issues of Gaza, Israel, faith schools and other related topics. The panel was;

 

Ephraim Borowski  - Director of the Scottish Council of Jewish Communities. Vice-Convener of BEMIS.

Ian Galloway – Church of Scotland minister of Gorbals in Glasgow. Convener of the Church and Society Council.

Magdalen Lambkin – Roman Catholic PhD Candidate in Inter-faith studies. Member of Scottish Inter-faith Council.

Ruzwan Mohammed – Sunni Imam Educational and Curriculum advisor to Muslim organisations in Scotland.


Direct download: RQ_13-03-09.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:42 PM

Gary Burns is on a mission to save the world's carpets from burn marks with his docking station for hair straighteners.  But the business advice he's been given in the past has been contradictory. Should he find a manufacturer or license his product to a major company?  Lesley tracks down Old Hand Ron Hamilton who's been there and sets out Gary's options.
Direct download: new_hands_ep3_podcast.mp3
Category:New Hands -- posted at: 11:00 AM

Riddoch Questions was on the road at Giffnock Synagogue. The panel stayed on for an additional set of questions and comments from the audience. Here's the result...
Direct download: faith_aftermath.mp3
Category:Aftermath -- posted at: 3:55 PM

Independence, Brown and Obama first get-together, minimum pricing for drink and who'll pay to see Jacko are the topics for this week's Riddoch Questions.
Direct download: RQ_06-03-09.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:52 PM

Iain Gillespie runs the Sottish Graduate website and seems to have problems dealing with partners and staff. Lesley Campbell brings in Old Hand Heather Sims for some tough love advice in an extraordinary New Hands programme.
Direct download: New_Hands_Ep2_podcast.mp3
Category:New Hands -- posted at: 10:29 AM