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Coventry Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially Sighted for 17th January 2018 

17 Jan 18

17th January 2018 In this week’s show Leo reads part 2 of an article about the value of chivalry, making a will is read by Hugh, 100 years of the PM’s country estate is read by Sheila and Dave reports on the resource centre outing to the speed …


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Coventry Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially Sighted for 10th January 2018 

10 Jan 18

10th January 2018 In this week’s show Leo reads an article about the value of chivalry, Sheila has some ‘smashing ideas for spuds’, Stella reads a piece from Dictionary Corner and Edwina Dave have the final part of their report on the …


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Coventry Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially Sighted for 3rd January 2018 

3 Jan 18

3rd January 2018 In this week’s show Leo reads an article about the WW2 Spitfires paid for by Coventry people, Sue reads about a gene which can add 10 years to members of one Amish community and Edwina Dave have the first part of their report on …


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Coventry Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially Sighted for 20th December 2017 

22 Dec 17

20th December 2017 In this week’s show … All this plus the usual mix of News, Sport, Postbag and What’s on Presenters: Show editor: Nigel Studio technician: Nick…


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Coventry Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially Sighted for 13th December 2017 

13 Dec 17

13th December 2017 In this week’s show Leo reads pieces about Do you believe in Angels and Hanged for stealing a sheep, Cliff tells us about Britain’s most beautiful railway stations, Sheila reads about the dramatic return of Christopher …


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Coventry Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially Sighted for 13th December 2017 

13 Dec 17

13th December 2017 In this week’s show Leo reads pieces about Do you believe in Angels and Hanged for stealing a sheep, Cliff tells us about Britain’s most beautiful railway stations, Sheila reads about the dramatic return of Christopher …


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Coventry Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially Sighted for 6th December 2017 

6 Dec 17

6th December 2017 In this week’s show Leo reads pieces about re-opening George Eliot’s former home and some Christmas traditions from a century ago, Cliff tells us about Santa’s canine helpers, Sheila talks about Piu Eatwell’s book about …


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Coventry Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially Sighted for 6th December 2017 

6 Dec 17

6th December 2017 In this week’s show Leo reads pieces about re-opening George Eliot’s former home and some Christmas traditions from a century ago, Cliff tells us about Santa’s canine helpers, Sheila talks about Piu Eatwell’s book about …


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Coventry Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially Sighted for 29th November 2017 

2 Dec 17

22nd November 2017 In this week’s show Sue reads about the slogan Keep Calm Carry On, Dave Brian remember Sputnik’s launch 60 years ago, Catalogues is read by Cliff, Iron safety huard information from Infosound and Leo reads extracts from …


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Coventry Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially Sighted for 22nd November 2017 

22 Nov 17

22nd November 2017 In this week’s show we have the second part of an article from Infosound about stand magnifiers, Cliff reads an article about the demise of neck ties, Leo reads the final part of a magical true story taken from the Daily Mail, we…


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Coventry Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially Sighted for 15th November 2017 

15 Nov 17

15th November 2017 In this week’s show we have an article from Infosound about stand magnifiers, a story about Grace Jones at 111, Leo reads the second part of a magical true story taken from the Daily Mail, Ana Sampson says that a poem a day keeps…


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Coventry Talking Newspaper : Jump in, Bus Fire, Coventry city deal, Speed Cameras, British Heart Foundation, jobs, BBC Radio 2 in Coventry are more…. 

15 Nov 17

15th November 2017 In this week’s show we have an article from Infosound about stand magnifiers, a story about Grace Jones at 111, Leo reads the second part of a magical true story taken from the Daily Mail, Ana Sampson says that a poem a day keeps…


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Coventry Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially Sighted for 8th November 2017 

9 Nov 17

8th November 2017 In this week’s show, the Small talking alarm clock, part 2 of One day in Corfu.


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In this weeks show : Remembrance Sunday, Corfu, Harry Hill, Talking alarm clocks, Coca Cola, Sisu, Water park, Coventry railway station and more 

9 Nov 17

8th November 2017 In this week’s show, the Small talking alarm clock, part 2 of One day in Corfu.


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Coventry Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially Sighted for 1st November 2017 

1 Nov 17

1st November 2017 In this week’s show Leo reads an article by Martin Newell about the paradise of sight regained, Roy tells us about a day in Corfu, Sue meets Pam Rhodes at Coventry Cathedral, Cliff reads about good hearted people and Dave visits …


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Coventry Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially Sighted for 25th October 2017 

25 Oct 17

25th October 2017 In this week’s show Leo reads an article by Enda Mullen who delves into Coventry’s archives to discover if it could have become the capital of England, Sheila has a piece about the launch of Radio 1 50 years ago, Sue meets Pam …


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Coventry Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially Sighted for 18th October 2017 

21 Oct 17

18th October 2017 In this week’s show Edwina talks about Diana, Princess of Wales, Peter visits Ryton Pools miniature railway, we hear from Lieutenant Pidgeon at the Monday club and Leo reads a piece by Melvyn Bragg about the Lake District.


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Coventry Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially Sighted for 11th October 2017 

11 Oct 17

11th October 2017 In this week’s show Edwina talks about Diana, Princess of Wales, Peter visits Ryton Pools miniature railway, we hear from Lieutenant Pidgeon at the Monday club and Leo reads a piece by Melvyn Bragg about the Lake District.


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Coventry Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially Sighted for 4th October 2017 

4 Oct 17

27th September 2017 In this week’s show Leo finishes the piece ‘It should never happen to a vicar’,  deafblind communicator Diane interviews Bethany about her inspiring life, we have the final part of ‘The Coventry Readers Service’ and the…


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Coventry Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially Sighted for 27th September 2017 

27 Sep 17

27th September 2017 In this week’s show Leo reads ‘It should never happen to a vicar’, Sue asks ‘Is Marmalade Toast?’, we have the second part of ‘The Coventry Readers Service’ and the third part of ‘The Vice Lieutenant of the West …


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Coventry Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially Sighted for 20th September 2017 

20 Sep 17

20th September 2017 In this week’s show Leo reads about Britain’s last witch, Stella reads about the ravens in the Tower, The Vice Lieutenant of the West Midlands continues his talks to the Monday Club, Linda talks about the Coventry Readers …


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Coventry Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially Sighted for 13th September 2017 

13 Sep 17

13th September 2017 In this week’s show Leo reads about Britain’s last witch, It’s a Prayer Cop, the world’s oldest police force is read by Sue, The Vice Lieutenant of the West Midlands talks to the Monday Club, we have another read by Leo, …


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Coventry Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially Sighted for the 6th September 2017 

9 Sep 17

6th September 2017 In this week’s show Leo reads the final part from ‘SAS: Rogue Heroes’, Sue reads about the Swimming Suffragettes, Alan tells us all about one of the greatest sporting achievements ever, to have a new puppy or not is read by …


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Coventry Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially Sighted for 30th August 2017 

30 Aug 17

30th August 2017 In this week’s show Leo reads an extract from ‘SAS: Rogue Heroes’, Sue reads about the Swimming Suffragettes, Alan tells us all about the Power of Porridge, Stella reads an extract from Catherine Cookson’s memoir and Dave …


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Coventry Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially Sighted for 23rd August 2017 

23 Aug 17

23rd August 2017 In this week’s show Edwina concludes her report on the visit to Baddesley Clinton, Sue reads about Britain’s oldest volunteer, Sinead has a piece about the image of the Queen on our postage stamps and Dave reports from the …