Growing Together – December 2021

How are you planning to decorate your house this Christmas?  Ann-Marie and Claire have lots of great ideas for how to bring the outside in this season. With gardening chat and advice – as well as a bulb-planting confession – this month’s Growing...

the P pod personalities show – 22 November 2021

Claire Vennis and Joff Lacey with Petersfield personalities and their stories. This week the P pod comes from Ashford Farm in Steep. Owners Alexandra and Simon Bridger introduce this family-run farm and entice us with what’s on offer for the table this Christmas and...

Asian hornets – should we ‘bee’ worried?

Since 2016 there have been a total of 21 confirmed sightings of Asian hornets, which includes a total of 12 nests, all of them were destroyed. This year, there have been two confirmed sightings of Asian hornets in the UK – the most recent being last month in...

Money Moment with Martin Bamford

Every week, Martin Bamford compiles a selection of money stories that will help you keep in touch with our changing world as you consider how best to spend and invest. This week This week with Martin Bamford: Prices are rising more quicklyThere’s new hope for...

Festival Hall Questions

Laura Sheppard puts your questions to experts and decision makers involved in the redevelopment of Petersfield’s Festival Hall. With Laura are architect Jonathan Size, Councillor JC Crissy, Kathryn Ellis-Blandford from the town council and Theatre...

Petersfield cadets reflect on their roles

Cadets who took part in Petersfield’s Remembrance Day commemorations have been reflecting on their roles. Around three hundred cadets from the Churcher’s College Combined Cadet Force were involved, among other cadets. Shine Radio’s Jo Gray and Amy Dettmar...

The Ticket – local arts and entertainment

Arts and Entertainment from in and around Petersfield. Laura Sheppard celebrates the arts across the Petersphere, talking to musicians, artists and makers, poets, dancers, thespians, composers; bringing together the talents in the area. In this episode of The Ticket,...

the P pod personalities show – 16 November 2021

Claire Vennis and Joff Lacey with Petersfield personalities and their stories. We’ve come to the magical Wylds Farm in Liss Forest for this week’s P pod. Nick Rook-Blackstone tells you what to expect when choosing your Christmas tree this year – and more –...

All the Beds I have slept in, a moving new play

All the Beds I have slept in, is based on the lived experience of the actors, who came to the UK between 2013-2000 as teenage asylum seekers. The Phosphorus Theatre group performed it at Bedales School’s, Olivier Theatre, in Steep on Friday. After the...

Naturists hold a naked dinner in Petersfield

Ever suffered the embarrassment of turning up for a dinner party in the exact same outfit as another guest? That wasn’t a problem at a naturists dinner held in Petersfield on Saturday night. Forty fleshy guests held a sell-out private dinner upstairs at the...