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Coventry Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially Sighted for 18th April 2018 

18 Apr 18

18th April 2018 In this week’s show: Leo reads an article about Mastermind was created; Sue reads the final part about Windsor Castle, Cliff reads a light hearted piece about getting older and Dave meets songwriters Henry Priestman Les Glover.


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Coventry Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially Sighted for 11th April 2018 

13 Apr 18

11th April 2018 In this week’s show: Mark Wood continues his talk about his expedition to the Himalayas; Sue reads about Windsor Castle, a Library update from Margaret, Cliff reads on how a dog changed my life and Leo is all at sea.


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Coventry Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially Sighted for 28th March 2018 

28 Mar 18

28th March 2018 In this week’s show: Mark Wood continues his talk about his expedition to the Himalayas; Cliff reads a piece called “Consistency Stability”; Margaret tells us about Mary Wesley whose novels shocked Britain and Dave reports …


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Coventry Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially Sighted for 21st March 2018 

23 Mar 18

14th March 2018 In this week’s show: Leo has a piece about one of the war’s forgotten atrocities the President who played for Chelsea; Sue reads an article about ‘the girl with the widow’s peak’; Margaret tells us about the secret world of…


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Coventry Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially Sighted for 14th March 2018 

14 Mar 18

14th March 2018 In this week’s show: Leo has a piece about one of the war’s forgotten atrocities the President who played for Chelsea; Sue reads an article about ‘the girl with the widow’s peak’; Margaret tells us about the secret world of…


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Coventry Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially Sighted for 7th March 2018 

7 Mar 18

7th March 2018 In this week’s show: Leo has a piece about one of the war’s forgotten atrocities; Sue concludes the article about the film Casablanca; Margaret tells us about the secret world of the Geisha, and Dave reports on a concert in aid of…


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Coventry Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially Sighted for 28th February 2018 

1 Mar 18

28th February 2018 In this week’s show: Sheila reads a piece about the a farmhouse on the motorway; Leo reads the final part of Dear Mr Hitler; Sue reads about everyone’s favourite film and  Dave meets Eric Morecambe’s daughter.


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Coventry Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially Sighted for 21st February 2018 

21 Feb 18

21st February 2018 In this week’s show: Sheila reads a piece about the return of the milkman; Leo reads part one of Dear Mr Hitler; Sue reads Climb Every Mountain and  Dave tells us about a visit he made to Mother Shipton’s Cave.


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Coventry Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially Sighted for 14th February 2018 

15 Feb 18

14th February 2018 In this week’s show: Sheila reads a piece about Winston Churchill’s love of horses; Leo reads about the influence Bill Shankly had on David Kershaw; Sue concludes the article about Agatha Christie and Stella has more …


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Coventry Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially Sighted for 7th February 2018 

9 Feb 18

7th February 2018 In this week’s show: Talking smoke CO detector, Agatha Christie, Elizabeth Emily and the Munich air crash.


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Coventry Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially Sighted for 31st January 2018 

31 Jan 18

31st January 2018 In this week’s show: Sheila reads an article written by Christopher Matthews which asks ‘Are you getting old?’; Leo reads the final part of Hitler’s “favourite thug” Tax Fine calls; Sue reads an article about Laurel and…


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Coventry Talking Newspaper for the Blind & Partially Sighted for 24th January 2018 

24 Jan 18

24th January 2018 In this week’s show: Sheila reads an article in which Tony Giles tells how it feels to be totally blind and roam the planet; Leo has a piece about Hitler’s “favourite thug”; Sue reads an article about Laurel and Hardy; …


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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.