30
Mar
2022

The Midweek Drive LIVE

Cathy Manso, Rebecca Bond, Lucy Mills and Alex Lewczuk in the studio and actress Taryn Kay, Musician Pamela Sue Mann, Writer Jessica Burtis, Louisiana Tourism experts Megan Layburn & Jennifer Berthercot, Film critic Richard Fitzwilliams, Literary agent and Script Doctor John Jarrold, Actor Jonathan Linsley, Singer/Songwriter Chloey Rose and Cultural Critic Robin Pierce are the magnificent FOURTEEN who cover topics from the world of Louisiana to script doctors, Oscar shenanigans and more in the latest Midweek Drive LIVE.

25
Mar
2022

Evan Balkan, `Root that Mountain Down`Online Identity Theft and combatting clutter

Author of the week Evan Balkan chats with Jessica Burtis & Rebecca Bond about his latest award winning novel and inspirations after which Alex Lewczuk discusses online fraud with Mrs Moneypenny and sorting out clutter with author and TV presenter Dilly Carter.

23
Mar
2022

The Midweek Drive - LIVE

After a 2 year hiatus from live Studio broadcasts, The Midweek Drive produces its first LIVE programme from the Siren radio studios with Jean Bruce Scott, Cathy Manso, Rebecca Bond, William Coles, Pamela Sue Mann, Ben Lewis, Tessa Snart, Jessica Burtis, Sara Bullimore, Matt Tebbutt, Andy Barmeston, Robin Pierce, Zoe Jameson and of course, in his traditional 6.30p.m slot to wrap up the event, Phil Leirness. All 13 souls duly connected via Alex Lewczuk replete with occasional technical challenges but with topics ranging from The Covid Legacy to National Breakfast Week, Spring Resolutions, The 2022 Newark Book Festival , the brand-new Crossword feature and thoughts on Matt Reeves `The Batman`.

19
Mar
2022

New York Reel Talk Episode 26 Pamela Sue Mann, Lia Hide

NYRT connects with The Midweek Drive and despite some challenging connection challenges finally features Lia Hide and her terrific dark pop from Greece. Cathy Manso & Jessica Burtis provide the questions and the programme concludes with a feature on childhood respiratory illness.

18
Mar
2022

Christine Krauss `Teddy Gets Adopted`, Blue Cross advice and Snacking guilt

Canadian author Christine Milkovic Krauss discusses the saga of rescue cat Teddy with Alex Lewczuk after which Blue Cross behaviourist Ryan Neile provides advice for safe dog walking and psychologist Jo Hemming explores the world of secret snacking.

26
Feb
2022

Jenna Isn`t Famous

A special Midweek Drive feature on the super creative California based singer-songwriter Jenna Isn`t Famous www.jennaisntfamous.com  with Jessica Burtis & Alex Lewczuk. 

23
Feb
2022

Taryn Kay in Conversation, broadband challenges , memory walls and pet hygiene

Actress Taryn Kay shares some reflections on her favourite music and more with Alex Lewczuk followed by psychologist Honey Langcaster James and features on Marie Curie and pet hygiene.

18
Feb
2022

Autism, Authors, Mental Health, Romance Scams & Prostate Checks

Writer Christopher Bramley in conversation with Alex Lewczuk about the importance of neurodiversity in publishing. The programme then addresses the need for mental health days, avoiding financial scams and finally wraps with a discussion on prostate cancer with Amy Rylance.

16
Feb
2022

David M Kelly, `Mathematics of Eternity` and Circular & Co

SF author David M Kelly in conversation about his work and influences with Alex Lewczuk after which Dan Dicker discusses the changing attitudes of children towards sustainability.

2
Feb
2022

80s Mania, eHarmony and the changing shape of kitchens

Vicki Holland Bowyer and Greg Stephenson discuss their latest awesome 80s mania music extravaganza ( defined as Live Aid meets TOTP with Legs & Co ) before dating specialist Rachel Lloyd reflects on current dating issues and Professor Deborah Sugg Ryan and design consultant Michaela Williams discuss the way the kitchen has evolved over the past century.


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