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It’s a rather lovely edition. Suzie gets puffed at Buriton when she and the dogs tackle the slopes of the country park. There is sadness: the sale of their trusty campervan Lois prompts memories of happy jaunts but all are cheered by homemade flapjack and dog biscuits. Suzie shares some good advice …
Discovering new food places is what we can now all do. Noni takes a trip down to the farm for a great BLT.
Local entrepreneur, Adrian Potter took on the Dragons in the Den and told Noni Needs all about it.
Cara Wassenberg is a rare breed, a lady blacksmith. You can find her at the Oxmarket Gallery with her metal and glass sculpture until Sunday.
This week Meg and Sacha talk about all things meat. What are the arguments that link the meat industry and climate change and in what ways can we choose to make a difference, even if we opt not to go vegan.
We are back in person at One Tree Books, ready for the bookshop to reopen to customers on 12 April. Our guest is Roger Morgan-Grenville. He was a soldier in the Royal Green Jackets for 9 years and led the first expedition to successfully retrace Shackleton’s journey across the island of South Georgia. He was also a founder and first head fundraiser for the charity Help for Heroes. But he typically describes himself as ‘a passionate, but talentless, cricketer’
As Butser Ancient Farm reopens this week, director Maureen Page spoke to Claire Vennis about what’s new at this unique local attraction.
The P pod this week goes back in time to Butser Ancient Farm to find out what’s new at this unique local attraction as it reopens.
Shine Radio’s Alan Cosh talks to Senior Consultant Nurse Jules Cavalier about the exciting new medical plans for the Petersfield Community Hospital.
Jon Walker brings the latest local news from the Petersphere, Suzie heads to Langley with both dogs on a cold, windy day and Joff takes a stroll through town on Monday lunchtime to talk to a few shop owners as they open their doors once more.
We end the show with Portsmouth-based contemporary folk band Wood, Wire and Words and their unusually-named song ‘There’s no food in my bowl’!
Claire Vennis reports on the Duke of Edinburgh’s sole official appearance in our town and his repeated private visits to Sheet. Also, the Reverend Canon Will Hughes explains how you can pray for the Duke and leave your condolences in St Peter’s Church
Try something different with your steak. The taste of Japan? Peter, Shares how with Noni Needs.
A short reflection at Langley, where her foster dog typically finds a morass to cavort in and then Suzie and the dogs gaze up at a soaring red kite. The bird. Then a late afternoon addition, where Suzie visits Iceland. In her imagination, of course.
Shine Radio's Alan Cosh interviews Petersfield Hospital's lead clinician on upcoming changes to services for local residents. Lead clinician Jules Cavalier talks to Alan Cosh, who coincidentally is the artist behind the paintings on the hospital wall!
Locally-based T&M Artisan Chocolates make beautifully decorated luxury chocolate, and they taste as good as they look.
Shine Radio’s Claire Vennis went to the farm where they’re based to meet talented chocolatier Mark Raynor – and, yes, she did get to sample some of the bonbons Mark is showcasing the photo. They were delicious!
Celebrate Easter with a beautiful Eucharist service from St Peter’s, led by the vicar, the Reverend Canon Will Hughes.
After recording remotely for the last few months, Claire and Ann-Marie are happy to be back together in Ann-Marie’s garden again.
April is a busy time in the garden and, accompanied by blackbird song, they share what seeds they’ve already sown and what they’re going to sow this month.
Ann-Marie has new arches in her garden for cobaea and squash plants to grow up and Claire discusses what small tree could work well in her garden.
With advice for colour, companion planting, seeds swaps, planting to remember loved ones and a surprise recipe, this month’s Growing Together is bursting with excitement for the coming growing season.