Coffee Break with Marcus and James

April 2020

Coffee Break Poster April 2020MARCUS Stead and James Easton return with another Coffee Break podcast, taking a look at the lighter side of life.

Topics discussed include rude website URL names past and present, Brian Clough’s 44 days at Leeds United, Admiral retro football shirts, things you notice when watching old episodes of The Bill, home cooking experiments, darts gamesmanship, how much money you can save by taking a packed lunch and a flask of coffee to work, and the appalling way the FA has handled the pandemic situation.

The podcast is available on the Talk Podcasts website, iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, SoundCloud and the TuneIn app.

 

March 2020

Coffee Break Poster March 2020MARCUS Stead and James Easton return with an hour-long Coffee Break. Topics discussed in this month’s edition include:

  • Products that used to be commonplace, but you can still buy if you know where to look.
  • What obsolete technology are you still using?
  • What technology do we use that will be obsolete in ten years’ time?
  • Memories of the ‘good old days’ of independent local radio.

The podcast is available on the Talk Podcasts website, iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcasts, SoundCloud, TuneIn and Stitcher.

February 2020

Coffee Break Episode 3 PosterMarcus Stead and James Easton return with the second Coffee Break podcast of 2020.

Topics discussed include:

 

  • Memories of Blockbuster video stores
  • The future of the TV licence fee
  • Other great podcasts, including the return of Danny Baker
  • The importance of a good pillow

The podcast is available on the Talk Podcasts website, iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcasts and the TuneIn app.

2020 Episode 1

Coffee Break Poster 2020 1Marcus Stead and James Easton return with the first Coffee Break podcast of 2020. Topics discussed include:

  • Christmas shopping in January
  • Do other countries ‘do Christmas’ better?
  • Good manners/etiquette in Japan and South Korea
  • 2020 in sport

The podcast is available on the Talk Podcasts website, iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcasts and the TuneIn app.

2019 Christmas Special

Coffee Break Poster Christmas 2019AFTER A GAP of more than two years (nearly three years, actually) the Coffee Break podcast returns in its new home on Talk Podcasts with Marcus Stead and new regular presenter James Easton.

Christmas isn’t far away and that’s the basis of our first podcast back. Topics covered include:

 

  • Classic Christmas telly
  • Advent calendars
  • Crap Christmas decorations
  • Retro toys
  • Christmas dinners for pescatarians, vegans and vegetarians
  • Hovercrafts (erm, very festive, we know…)

So pour yourself a cuppa, sit back and relax. Oh and don’t forget to send us your feedback!

The podcast is available on the Talk Podcasts website, iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify and the TuneIn app.