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...

Coffee beans and local scenes at Gallery No30

Fifi Crowley popped into the P pod this week … actually, the P pod popped into Fifi’s Gallery No 30 Fifi Crowley gave up a career in the city to fulfil her desire for a career change and to open a café. Now she’s enjoying life at Gallery No30, in the...

Music-mad Michael puts his role in focus

Petersfield Community Radio volunteer Michael Clement, pictured, is a renowned portrait photographer, who, has worked with Angelina Jolie, Adele, Chrissie Hynde and Jeff Goldblum … and he was also persuaded to come along to Sew Creative, to record visually a...

Sew Creative provides material benefits

Claire Vennis, far left, spoke with Sew Creative’s Steven (at rear) and Jo Watts, second from left, and customers (from left to right) Janice McNeill, Wendy Beardall and Ben Pope Jo and Steven Watts very kindly invited us along to their shop, Sew Creative, in Lavant...

Down the pub with… Sarah Parish and Jim Murray

Petersfield Community Radio’s Dawn Clare, centre, with Sarah Parish and Jim Murray Actress Sarah Parish returns to our TV screens as the lead in ITV drama Bancroft, on New Year’s Day. However, when Petersfield Community Radio’s Dawn Clare met with...

Pratt demonstrates his worth

Antiques expert Jonathan Pratt is a familiar face to viewers of daytime TV with regular appearances on BBC’s Bargain Hunt, Antiques Road Trip and Flog It. He credits his love for antiques to mid-80s BBC series Lovejoy, starring Ian McShane. Dawn Clare played the role...

Martin Bamford’s Money Moment

It’s Martin Bamford’s weekly round up of the money news that could inform your investment and spending decisions. Minimum pay boost? Inflation slows; bank scams; equal pay; equity release … Money Moment is brought you with Informed Choice independent financial...