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Midweek Business Round Up

By on Feb 18, 2015 in Current Affairs, News | 0 comments

The stand-off between Greece and the rest of the eurozone continues this week. Faced with the fast-approaching deadline of Friday to decide on an aid package, they may be set to ask for an extension of their European loan agreement. Whatever they decide, all eyes are on the Greek government, especially those of the Greek voters. Hear what some of them have to say:   listen to ‘Greek bailout talks falter amid threat of default’ on audioBoom   When was the last time you switched your energy provider? A competition review, which has been investigating the energy market since last summer, has found that if you haven’t switched you may have missed out on up to £234 in savings per year. Sean Farrington and Mickey Clark talk to some experts and find out more about the results of the review:   listen to ‘Money: Energy Market Investigation 18 Feb 15’ on audioBoom  ...

Drive Time Playlist – Feb 18ths

By on Feb 18, 2015 in News | 0 comments

The top audio ahead of your journey home.     Ukraine Withdraws Following fierce fighting in Debalsteve, Kiev has withdrawn from the town     Should the West have acted in Syria chemical weapons row? Former ambassador to UK, Lord Renwick said the decision not to intervene after chemical weapons were used was “Very Costly”       Glastonbury Is Florence and the Machine going to headline?     The Perfect Cup of Tea Its the story thats been told a million times, and yet being told to put the milk in first – still seems wrong.     Ryder Cup Darren Clarke has been named European Ryder Cup captain. Share this...

Celebrities Baking To Raise Money

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The Great Comic Relief Bake Off returned to our screen last week with Jennifer Saunders’ going through to the final on March 13th:   “@rednoseday: Congratulations @ferrifrump #GBBOComicRelief pic.twitter.com/4A9QXF6QLA” Funniest thing I’ve watched for ages! #GBBO @ferrifrump — Tracey Sensicall (@TES128) February 11, 2015   We look at the four new celebrities entering Britain’s most famous tent this week:     listen to ‘The Great Comic Relief Bake Off: Week 2’ on audioBoom   This week our celebrities will need to bake twenty-four cupcakes as their signature bake. What could go wrong? Our resident baker Georgia Green told us how to make the perfect cupcake:   listen to ‘Georgia Green: Perfect Cupcakes’ on audioBoom   The show-stopper is to make a building out of marble cake:   listen to ‘Georgia Green: Marbled Cake Buildings’’ on...

Champions League Wednesday 18th

By on Feb 18, 2015 in Sport | 0 comments

Real Madrid return to Champions League action tonight when they travel to Gelsenkirchen to take on Schalke. When the teams met in last season’s competition, Madrid ran out 9-2 winners over the two legs on their way to lifting the trophy.   Schalke striker Klaas-Jan Huntelaar is fit to return against his former side and will be desperate to avenge last season’s embarrassment.   listen to ‘18/02/15 Schalke v Real Madrid’ on audioBoom     Carlo Ancelotti will have BBC (Benzema, Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo) available tonight, but following a recent dip in form (just the 4 goals this calendar year) there have been calls for Real to sell the current Ballon d’Or holder.   listen to ‘Real Madrid should sell Ronaldo’ on audioBoom     Basel v Porto Two times Champions League winners Porto travel to Switzerland tonight to take on Basel in the...

The Lunchtime Playlist – February 18th

By on Feb 18, 2015 in Current Affairs, Entertainment, News, Sport | 0 comments

The World’s Biggest News, The World’s Best Audio: Money Laundering Probe Launched At HSBC Geneva Prosecutors in the Swiss capital raided HSBC’s offices this morning. The Attorney General says they’re beginning a money laundering investigation.   Chelsea brand racist fans “abhorrent” The club says fans caught on camera harassing a black man on the Paris Metro will be banned from the ground. The man who took the video speaks to BBC London   Queen of Denmark urges immigrants to integrate The Queen of Denmark has urged the country’s immigrants to make more of an effort to integrate. She was speaking for the first time since the Danish born son of Palestinian refugees killed two people in separate attacks in Copenhagen.   “Better Call Saul” star admits to nerves Bob Odenkirk, star of “Better Call Saul”, admits the...

The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

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Last night Leicester Square was given a colourful Bollywood make over as the premier of The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel took place.   We're in Leicester Square at the #RFP & World Premiere of The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel! pic.twitter.com/APLAncdWJB — Fox Searchlight UK (@SearchlightUK) February 17, 2015   The sequel sees the return of Judi Dench, Dame Maggie Smith, Celia Imrie and Bill Nighty returning back to the hotel in India owned by Dev Patel:     listen to ‘Dev Patel Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel’ on audioBoom   We looked to see what happens this time around:   listen to ‘The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel’ on audioBoom   The reviews are already really positive:   Really enjoyed the Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel! Love Judi Dench and Maggie Smith forever! — Eden Caceda...

#PancakeDay

By on Feb 17, 2015 in Current Affairs | 0 comments

Today is all about Pancakes. Why? Not just because its Shrove Tuesday, but because Pancakes have dominated today’s twitter trends.   listen to ‘#PancakeDay introduces the PanFlake’ on audioBoom   After all the delicious pictures of pancakes posted today. We’re probably most excited about the PanFlake. What is this piece of Genius? Cadbury tweeted a picture of a whole flake, wrapped in a pancake and gloriously melted. Awesome Introducing the PanFlake! #FreeTheJoy pic.twitter.com/bEI9MGh0zs — Cadbury UK (@CadburyUK) February 16, 2015   Here are kids listening to a story about pancakes. Its cute.     listen to ‘CBeebies: My CBeebies Special Day – Pancake Day’ on audioBoom   Pancake world records. A standard thing, you should all try tonight. Its flipping brilliant.   listen to ‘Champion Pancake tosser of #Felixstowe ’ on audioBoom   And at the end of the...

Drive Time Playlist – Feb 17th

By on Feb 17, 2015 in News | 0 comments

Todays top audio headlines:       Ukraine Despite a cease-fire fierce fighting continues       Church of England letter A Tory MP Sir Geral Howarth has said a letter by the church is “tantamount to advice on how to vote.”       Greek Talks Deadlock in Europe as countries disagree about the Greek bailout.       Libertines to headline Ibiza Rocks The band have been announced as the latest act to play this years festival       Tom Daley Rates Dives Following the did he, didn’t he Wayne Rooney row, Tom Daley has rated footballers dives for BBC Sport Share this...