Generation Green – Timelines

This time Wilhelmena and Sacha talk about Timelines and Deadlines. ”50 years until…” “twelve years until…”. The Government, news outlets and even David Attenborough have consistently used timelines in their work, but what do they really do for us? Who’s really...

Growing Together – September 2021

We have a lot to celebrate in this month’s Growing Together – it’s our first birthday, a special birthday for Ann-Marie and we’ve been chosen as one of the top 12 gardening podcasts in the UK. Thank you so much for listening! With the RHS...

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,...

Charity walk for peace 2021

Organisers are celebrating the successful return of a charity walk for peace. The event returned to Petersfield this weekend. Around sixty people, including charity leaders, councillors and Damian Hinds MP took part in the five kilometre fundraiser. It’s put on by the...

The chickens abandoned at a Petersfield inn

Pub operators in Steep are having to deal with three uninvited guests after an unknown individual dumped chickens in a field. The clucking birds were left at The Harrow Inn in Steep. Pub owner Clare McCutcheon and colleague Harriet Plant describe what they found when...

Drake, the gun dog champion

Meet Drake, a talented black labrador with a cupboard full of trophies. Hear him work to the whistled commands of owner, professional gun dog trainer Jason Mayhew on the Cowdray Estate. Yet Drake was the last puppy of the litter – less desirable because of the...

Suzie’s Wilde Walk at the Hangers

It’s a sunny morning at last and Suzie and Raine revisit the Hangers, which is looking very different from their last muddy visit in early spring. Her attempt to use coarse grass to make an eldrich shriek luckily ends in failure. Finally Suzie ends at the Poet’s Stone...

Petersfield Sewing Bee 2021

Jo Watts from Sew Creative has run the Petersfield Sewing Bee for the last seven years, since the shop opened. Today is the day for the 2021 finals. She chats to Laura Sheppard about this year’s class of 2021. Winners Challenge 1 Team Choice – Polly...

The Unquiet Grave – professional theatre comes to Sheet

Sheet village could become a permanent home for rural theatre That’s the aim of local impressario Greg Mosse who is staging a play in Sheet Village Hall tomorrow night. He believes there’s a new opportunity to bring professional theatrical productions into rural...

The 100th Steep Flower Show

As the day of the 100th Steep Flower Show draws near, chair Judy Thompson speaks to Shine Radio’s Claire Vennis about this special centenary show. The Steep Flower Show takes place on Saturday 28th August from 2pm at Bedales. For further information visit...

Suzie’s Wilde Walk at Liss

The Wildes visit Liss for a walk along the old military railway as far as the Longmoor ranges and back for coffee and flapjack in the Turtle Cafe. Dogs (even wet ones) very welcome. And by amazing coincidence, Suzie meets Nigel Farndale, who is the guest author on...