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Podcasts and programmes from Lesley Riddoch and the team at Feisty Productions

There’s a lot on the menu this week. A recent YouGov Poll suggests the Scottish public is unconvinced by Alex Salmond’s arguments for independence – are the wheels coming off ?

Lesley was at the ‘Future is Local’ event at the Scottish Parliament and comes back with a few insights , including  Angus Macmillan of Storas Uibhist.

And finally, Barack Obama was a top performer at the annual White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner. Leadership and comedy – is this possible ?

Direct download: Wheels_Off_Communities_Day_and_Whit.mp3
Category:The Lesley Riddoch Podcast -- posted at: 11:15am UTC

Lesley went to Belfast and watched Margaret Thatcher's funeral from there. News of the Boston Marathon bombing came through during her visit and these topics feature in this week's Lesley Riddoch podcast.

Direct download: Mostly_Belfast.mp3
Category:The Lesley Riddoch Podcast -- posted at: 11:00am UTC

This week's @lesleyriddoch Podcast was recorded on April 1st, in the afternoon. The combination of the date and Easter meant amusement and questions about both. Similarly, the appointment of Paolo di Canio prompted questions. Finally, it's not the Bedroom Taxed; they are the 'Bedroom Blockers'. The implications of this new benefit cuts are starting to emerge.

Direct download: April_Fool_Eggs_Paolo_and_Bedroom_Blockers.mp3
Category:The Lesley Riddoch Podcast -- posted at: 3:38pm UTC