Feisty Productions (Scotsman Podcast)
Podcasts and programmes from Feisty Productions

Michael Fry and Andy Myles join Lesley in the pod to dissect the budget. They go on to discuss the state of the parties, the trams and the role of history in current affairs. And then they stay on for a very special discussion - see the next podcast for details.

Direct download: Scotsman_podcast_250610tx_mixdown.mp3
Category:Scotsman Podcast -- posted at: 9:05 AM

Gerry Hassan and John McTernan join Lesley to dissect the Labour Party Leadership contest as evidenced by hustings. As a former special adviser, John has strong opinions and insights. In a lively discussion, Labour's record gets examined. The Bloody Sunday report is commented on and there is no talk of the World Cup.

Direct download: Scotsman_podcast_160610tx.mp3
Category:Scotsman Podcast -- posted at: 8:10 AM

This week, Joyce McMillan, Tiffany Jenkins and Lesley dissect the Labour Party Leadership race, the public sector cuts, foxes and the footie ( obviously ) .

Direct download: Scotsman_podcast_090610tx.mp3
Category:Scotsman Podcast -- posted at: 9:36 AM

Peter MacMahon, George Kerevan and Lesley met and recorded this podcast on Wednesday lunchtime as the tragic events in Cumbria were unfolding. They concentrated on the rise of Danny Alexander, Calman, the tallest MP and the troubles of Israel and BP.

Direct download: The__Danny_Boy_and_austerity_-_no_thanks__podcast.mp3
Category:Scotsman Podcast -- posted at: 9:02 PM

In this week's podcast, Christine Grahame MSP and James McCormick think tank adviser joins Lesley to unpick the Queen's Speech. Full of pithy comment, insight and unorthodox analysis...we await your comments.

Direct download: The_Pocket_Money_public_service_and_poverty_podcast.mp3
Category:Scotsman Podcast -- posted at: 3:07 PM

Apologies ...but the gremlins were in the Feisty works...this podcast with Gerry Hassan and Kenny Farquharson entitled the "obviously intelligent" podcast seems to have disappeared. So here it is back with all its talk of 'policy wonks' and others in the Scottish political life.

Direct download: The__Obviously_intelligent__Podcast.mp3
Category:Scotsman Podcast -- posted at: 12:01 PM

In the pod this week, Michael Fry and Andy Myles join Lesley to pick over an exciting week in Scottish politics. Naturally, enough, with a former Tory historian and a former LibDem CEO, topics included the perilous state of Scottish Conservatives, coalitions and leadership. And the F word - federalism appears fleetingly.

Direct download: The__brain_dead__the__deal_makers___and_the__F__word.mp3
Category:Scotsman Podcast -- posted at: 11:21 AM

In this Scotsman podcast, Michael Kelly joins Joyce McMillan and Lesley in the pod. The subjects for discussion include; beards, knees and the heart of the Labour Party. Recorded on the eve of the General Election 2010; it is surprisingly prophetic.

Direct download: Scotsman_podcast_050510tx.mp3
Category:Scotsman Podcast -- posted at: 2:33 PM

Eric Milligan and Peter Jones join Lesley in the Scotsman pod. Eric is a former Provost of Edinburgh and a self confessed Labour man. This makes for an interesting half hour as they all pull apart 'the Clegg Bounce' and 'the Brown Effect'. Everyone in this podcast is known for their straight talking and you will be left in doubt as to the state of the nation after this one.

Direct download: The__Quality_Mince__episode.mp3
Category:Scotsman Podcast -- posted at: 9:03 AM

Andy Myles joins Scotsman Podcast regulars; Joyce McMillan, Peter MacMahon and Lesley Riddoch. To say, it's a robust display of fireworks is an understatement. Andy Myles is the former Chief Executive of Scottish LibDems and has some issues about the current "Nick Clegg" bounce and the media treatment.

Direct download: Scotsman_podcast_21042010tx.mp3
Category:Scotsman Podcast -- posted at: 1:06 PM