Pompey’s favourite party political podcast returns with hosts Ian ‘Tiny’ Morris and Simon Sansbury.In this week’s episode, Ian and Simon discuss the 72nd birthday of the NHS, misreporting of a local lockdown, leaving the EU, and the scourge of recent littering.
Join us as we discuss:🟢Results of our poll asking if the U.K. should have sought an extension to the transition period – The event passed without so much as a whisper itself, but what did our listeners say?🟢As the NHS celebrates its 72nd birthday, will it be around in 72 years time, should it, and what could it look like?🟢why can’t dins put rubbish in bins?🟢After media reports causing Pompey panic, is the city in danger of going into a citywide lockdown?
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Local resident and photographer John Callaway gives an insight into what the government’s ‘one size fits all’ COVID-19 guidance means for someone with a learning disability and physical health conditions, and how it can inadvertently set [… read more ]
Local parent, researcher and writer, Maddie Wallace, continues her daily diary describing the experience first, of self-isolating, and now of being in lockdown with her children in Southsea. We’re at Day 64, and Maddie’s kids are playing [… read more ]
S&C contributor and Pompey Politics Podcast host Ian Morris shares his experience of the lockdown, as someone with diabetes. It’s Day 67, and Ian contemplates the future of television, as we used to know it. [… read more ]