Meet Mike Cantan from Animal Crackers

Owner of Animal Crackers pet shop, Mike Cantan, gives Shine Radio’s Joff Lacey and Claire Vennis a warm welcome in the shop’s new premises on Dragon Street.  Passionate about animal care, Mike gives some top tips for dog training and announces a new...

Rachel Maunder – 50 Lessons from Lockdown

Suzie chats to Rachel Maunder about her recently published book – 50 Lessons from Lockdown.  Proceeds to charity available from One Tree Books and her website below. The booking links for her masterclass with dates and times: Monday 22nd February 12p.m....

An update with James Beagrie of Meon Valley Travel

A follow up with James, now all travel is banned. What does he face? Is he still optimistic about the future? Are there any good deals to be had? Find out why it’s always better to ask an expert, especially now, and be inspired. Suzie would love to stay in the Giraffe...

Petersfield Telephone Box Book Exchange

Laura Sheppard talks to Melody Burgess who runs the Telephone Box Book Exchange in College Street, and runs the Instagram account petersfield_phonebox_library Author Helen Fields donating signed copies of her books to the book exchange Petersfield Telephone Box Book...

Sports Chat – with him and him

In this month’s edition of Sports Chat, host Dave Bowers is joined, once again, by Shine Radio’s sports editor, James Robbins, and ‘Victorian Dad’, comedian Alistair Barrie. Alistair revels in Southampton’s brief flirtation with the top of the Premier League,...

Cocktails with Kate: the cheerful chappie

Feeling blue?  Shine Radio presenter Alan Cosh will cheer you up. Coshie creates a cobalt blue cocktail for fellow presenters Kate and Noni, to toast their meeting face to face for the very first time. They had worked together for months as virtual volunteer...

Sports Chat – with comedian Alistair Barrie

In this month’s edition of Sports Chat, host Dave Bowers is joined, once again, by Shine Radio’s sports editor, James Robbins, and ‘award-winning’* comedian Alistair Barrie. Together, they put the football world to rights; determine the age-old...

It’s a dog’s life at Canine Partners

Stephen Rigby, pictured, is an advanced trainer for Canine Partners and can be found frequently training his future canine assistants in Petersfield town centre. Stephen’s the one in the middle, with the wet nose … Shine Radio’s John Welsman caught...

Traders of the lost art – the market returns

Petersfield market has been trading throughout lockdown with essential food vendors part of the relief effort. The market is back in full swing – but not quite as intimately as this … Our correspondent, Beth Svarovska, has been shopping and talked to some...

Walking with poetry: Abigail McKern in conversation

Buriton actor Abigail McKern joined Morning Report presenters Suzie Wilde and Harrison RB to discuss her new project: a YouTube channel where she goes walking with poetry locally. Abigail McKern: actor, YouTuber, poetry reader, and a favourite of Petersfield Community...

Meeting Mr Write: Greg Mosse in conversation

Local writer Greg Mosse is one of the judges in the Weald and Downland Living Museum’s historical fiction short story competition – along with our own Suzie Wilde. He joined this week’s P pod to speak with Claire Vennis about his career and the...