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Waffle Ep 36 - Valerie Dewhurst

Waffle Ep 36 - Valerie Dewhurst

May 24, 2020

This week, Paul chats with school librarian and disco lover, Valerie Dewhurst.

First broadcast on Rossendale Radio 17.05.20

Waffle Ep 35 - Rose Condo

Waffle Ep 35 - Rose Condo

May 17, 2020

In this week's episode, Paul chats to Canadian performance poet Rose Condo about her work, being nominated for awards and her love of all thing Joss Whedon.

First broadcast on Rossendale Radio 10.05.20

Waffle Ep 34 - Poems For A Pandemic

Waffle Ep 34 - Poems For A Pandemic

May 5, 2020

This week Paul talks to young writers whose work has been selected to part of a new anthology, Poems For A Pandemic, along with the book's curator, Angela Marston.

First broadcast on Rossendale Radio 03.05.20

Waffle Ep 33 - Neal Zetter

Waffle Ep 33 - Neal Zetter

May 3, 2020

This week Paul talks to poet Neal Zetter about his children's poetry his love of punk and creating new superheroes and villains.

First broadcast on Rossendale Radio 26.04.20

Waffle Ep 32 - Jo Cotterill

Waffle Ep 32 - Jo Cotterill

April 24, 2020

This week Paul has the immense pleasure of talking with award winning children's writer Jo Cotterill about her early days in drama, why she loves writing for younger readers and the pleasures and pitfalls of writing new work for a beloved franchise.

First broadcast on Rossendale Radio 19.04.20

Waffle Ep 31 - Joshua Seigal

Waffle Ep 31 - Joshua Seigal

April 20, 2020

This week, whilst still maintaining social distancing, Paul talks award-winning professional poet, performer and educator Joshua Seigal

First broadcast on Rossendale Radio 12.04.20

Waffle Ep 30 - Laura Chepner

Waffle Ep 30 - Laura Chepner

April 12, 2020

This week on Waffle, Paul chats to teacher, writer and vegan restaurateur Laura Chepner

First broadcast on Rossendale Radio 05.04.20

Waffle Ep 29 - Richard O’Neill

Waffle Ep 29 - Richard O’Neill

April 6, 2020

This week, still interviewing via phone lines due to the Corona virus lock-down, Paul chats with Richard O'Neill about his writing, his love of music and being an advocate for Men's Health.

First broadcast on Rossendale Radio 104.7 FM on 29.03.20

Waffle Ep 28 - Dominic Berry

Waffle Ep 28 - Dominic Berry

March 29, 2020

This week Paul has the absolute pleasure of talking to fellow poet Dominic Berry about his work with children, being a Glastonbury poet in residence and how music and lyrics are some of his greatest inspirations.

First broadcast on Rossendale Radio 22.03.20

Waffle Ep 27 - Benjamin Guilfoyle

Waffle Ep 27 - Benjamin Guilfoyle

March 22, 2020

This week, Paul circumnavigates lockdown with a telephone interview with the Woolly Hat Poet and primary school teacher, Benjamin Guilfoyle. They discuss World Book Day, being creative whilst working in education and we hear some of his wonderful poetry.

First broadcast 15.03.20 on Rossendale Radio.