Monday 22 May 2023
Farewell, Martin Amis
Tuesday 18 May 2021
Multitudinous man: Bob Dylan at 80
The singer-songwriter-author-filmmaker-artist-provocateur also becomes an octogenarian next week. He still means as much as ever
Wednesday 23 December 2020
Slow Reviews Part II
Please Please Me
Keith Blackmore on the origins of the fantastic four
Thursday 25 May 2023
Cardiff riots, rape trials and Tina Turner
James Harding is joined by Tortoise editors Liz Moseley, Keith Blackmore and Mark St Andrew. In this episode they discuss Cardiff police’s response to a fatal e-bike crash which sparked a riot, proposals to block using rape victims’ sexual history as evidence in a trial and the death of music legend, Tina Turner.
Thursday 11 May 2023
Contraceptives, monarchy and Trump liable for sexual abuse
James Harding is joined by Liz Moseley, Phoebe Davis and Keith Blackmore to discuss the stories they think mattered most this week.
Friday 10 February 2023
Earthquakes in Turkey and Syria, Man City and BP
In this episode Tortoise’s editor-in-chief James Harding and the team discuss how the news should respond to major humanitarian disasters like the earthquakes in Turkey and Syria.
Friday 13 January 2023
Prince Harry, Brazil and the Westminster Accounts
Tortoise Editor James Harding is joined by Alexi Mostrous, Cat Neilan and Keith Blackmore to discuss the stories they think mattered most this week
Friday 9 December 2022
German plot, ChatGPT, World Cup
In this episode James Harding is joined by Alexi Mostrous from the hit podcast Sweet Bobby, and Tortoise editors Liz Moseley and Keith Blackmore, to discuss the stories they think mattered most this week