Feisty Productions
Podcasts and programmes from Lesley Riddoch and the team at Feisty Productions

Chris is back with a voice and Lesley has a good news story, a few opinions about the #FRB , David Mundell and localism and the SNP Budget.

Direct download: Wandering_Star.mp3
Category:The Lesley Riddoch Podcast -- posted at: 9:00pm UTC

In this week's podcast we talk about the Paris Summit on Climate Change, the result of the Carmichael court case, the 'Donald' and then the passing of two great writers; William McIlvanney and Ian Bell. We also touch on the campaign to put Dr Elsie Inglis on the  new bank notes.

Direct download: Distinguished_Men_and_Women.mp3
Category:The Lesley Riddoch Podcast -- posted at: 9:31pm UTC

This week there is a theme of bridges in the podcast. Whether it is the land owners offering land to communities, Jeremy Corbyn needing to build some, the Forth Road and that Nordic TV series; bridges seem to be the idea of the week.

Direct download: Different_Bridges.mp3
Category:The Lesley Riddoch Podcast -- posted at: 7:26pm UTC

This week we manage to talk about the proposed bombing in Syria, more Labour problems, tax credits , the Scottish Climate Chaos march, Mary Barbour, Andrew Stoddart and Shooglenifty.

Direct download: The_Untied_Knot.mp3
Category:The Lesley Riddoch Podcast -- posted at: 6:35pm UTC

This week we follow up on Lesley's National column on the BBC and the pool of talent; including Nick Robinson. We stray in Alex Bell's comments about the White Paper.

There is a lot of good news from Applecross and the success of the fund raising for their hydro scheme.

Direct download: Robinson_and_Energy_News.mp3
Category:The Lesley Riddoch Podcast -- posted at: 8:36pm UTC

This week, it is difficult to see beyond the events in Paris. But we try to make sense of it all.

To change the mood, we also report on the news from the LibDems and then update the Andrew Stoddart campaign.

Direct download: Toujours_Paris_1.mp3
Category:The Lesley Riddoch Podcast -- posted at: 2:12pm UTC

This week Lesley talks about the sale of Channel 4, the Swedish Union of Tenants and updates everyone on the status of the current campaign about the eviction of East Lothian tenant farmer Andrew Stoddart and family.

Direct download: For_Sale_and_Rent.mp3
Category:The Lesley Riddoch Podcast -- posted at: 8:09pm UTC

This week in a chilly kitchen , Lesley talks about her visit to the Scottish Labour Conference fringe where Land Reform was on the agenda as the main conference counted votes about Trident and TTIP. She has a few comments about that video and the House of Lords. Belfast and Nesca Robb also featured in her thoughts this week as she was filming 'over by'.

Direct download: Talking_about.mp3
Category:The Lesley Riddoch Podcast -- posted at: 8:36pm UTC

Lesley is back from the mining town of Kiruna and has been musing about steel and ore extraction. She also had some things to say about Tony Blair and his recent comments about Iraq. 

And she reveals why she is rushing off to Belfast again...it's a very busy week. 

Direct download: Steel_and_Get_Your_Retaliation_In_First.mp3
Category:The Lesley Riddoch Podcast -- posted at: 7:00pm UTC

Lesley spent a few days at the SNP Conference and hosted a fringe meeting on 'Land reform'. But here was a lot more action that happened in the main conference, as she relates.

She also wrote about child poverty in the National and explains her frustration with the inertia in action to combat this growing issue.

Direct download: SNP_Conference_and_Land_Reform.mp3
Category:The Lesley Riddoch Podcast -- posted at: 8:21pm UTC