September 14, 2020
This week, Paul chats to the chair of local theatre company, the Rossendale Players, David West. He talks about their growth from the early days as a small ensemble to buying their own theatre, his thoughts on the future of local entertainment groups and how putting on a production really is a team effort.
First broadcast on Rossendale Radio 06.09.20
Enhance your enjoyment of the podcast by listening to David's music choices here:
Toto - Africa
Neil Young - Four Strong Winds
Simon and Garfunkel - Homeward Bound
September 7, 2020
This week's episode was recorded at Salford's Punk In Drublic, with excerpts of live comedy from Harriet Dyer and Ash Preston and poetry from Rebecca Roy, Thick Richard and Reece Williams.
First broadcast on Rossendale Radio on 30.08.20
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The Bluebells - Young At Heart
Kojey Radical - Water
The Chicks - March
August 30, 2020
This week, Waffle celebrates its first birthday by catching up with its very first guest, poet Rosa Wright. She tells us how she has spent the last 12 months and how the COVID restrictions have impacted on her own but celebrates the launch of her new collection, For All My Mothers
First broadcast on Rossendale Radio 23.08.20
Enhance your podcast experience with Rosa's 3 music choices.
The Beatles - From Me To You
The Spice Girls - Mama
Altered Images - Happy Birthday
August 23, 2020
This week Paul chats to young poet Tahira Rehman. She talks about the difficulties of first time self-publishing, her own podcast and we hear excerpts from her poetry collection, Mirages to Reality.
First broadcast on Rossendale Rdio 16.08.20
Enhance you listening experience with Tahira's music choices:
Coldplay - Yellow
Coldplay - The Scientist
Coldplay - Viva La Vida
August 16, 2020
This week Paul chats to Yorkshire based poet Geneviève Walsh about their two open mic nights, Spoken Weird and Spoken Queered, how music suffuses into their poetry and we hear about their upcoming collection.
First broadcast on Rossendale Radio 09.08.20
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