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JONATHAN MERES & LIZA ADAMCZEWSKI – Pork Pies At Dawn

Joining Tom Jackson – recorded remotely thanks to the brilliant Wardour Studios – to discuss the postcards from their pasts are children’s author JONATHAN MERES and artist LIZA ADAMCZEWSKI. Together, we discover the identity of the boy petting the donkey, houses won in card games, how much Marco found on the beach with his metal detector, who you might meet…

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MARIA MCERLANE & MARK KINGWELL – I Wish I Could Be Here Right Now

Joining Tom Jackson – recorded remotely thanks to the wizards at Wardour Studios – to discuss the postcards from their pasts are actress and broadcaster MARIA MCERLANE and professor of philosophy MARK KINGWELL. Join us as we consider the Woolworth building, mix a Ward Eight, make an artistic enhancement to Queen Victoria, and capture the precise moment when lockdown started…

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IAN SHAW & MARTHA LAWTON – A Posh Pen Found in a Phone Box

Joining Tom Jackson – recorded remotely thanks to the wizards at Wardour Studios – to discuss the postcards from their pasts are jazz singer and broadcaster IAN SHAW and money coach and podcaster MARTHA LAWTON. Join us as we put our cards on the table and dive fully-dressed into the swirling waters of Bantham, capture the calm before the storm…

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JUSTIN CURRIE & HELEN DAY – No Sunsets, No Sunrises

Joining Tom Jackson – recorded remotely thanks to the wizards at Wardour Studios – to discuss the postcards from their pasts are musician and songwriter JUSTIN CURRIE from Del Amitri, and Ladybird book aficionado HELEN DAY (Ladybirdflyawayhome.com). We confuse baskets for boxes in Veneto, learn the secrets of a cream boy, and discover the postcard charm offensive waged by British…

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ESTHER WEBBER & CAROLINE O’DONOGHUE – There’s Always A Subtext

Joining Tom Jackson – recorded in the golden, faraway days before lockdown – to discuss the postcards from their pasts are novelist CAROLINE O’DONOGHUE and journalist ESTHER WEBBER. Amongst other postcard diversions, we explore non-threatening boys on a Paris balcony, ponder the twin villages of Brixton and Westminster, the unlimited charm of David Sedaris, and the loneliness of the long-distance…

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SIÂN PATTENDEN & BEN MOOR – Changes Wrought On Our Hometown

Joining Tom Jackson – recorded in the golden, faraway days before lockdown – to discuss the postcards from their pasts are writer & podcaster SIÂN PATTENDEN (Smash Hits, the Guardian, Agatha Bilke, Bigmouth podcast) and writer and performer BEN MOOR (Fist of Fun, A Supercollider for the Family, Undone, Coelacanth, Who Here’s Lost). We get ribbed about carpets, assess the joys of…

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ALEX KEALY & KATE GARNER – INSIDE THE DIPLOMATIC BAG

Joining Tom Jackson – recorded in the golden, faraway days before lockdown – to discuss the postcards from their pasts are comedian ALEX KEALY and musician KATE GARNER. In an episode littered with aliases, we meet Tompy, Wifey, Ex-Wifey, Bimbo Clive-Barclay and Pottle. We hear memories of Chas Hodges, exploding televisions, Mapp and Lucia and chain letters. Wish you were here?

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HOLLY BURN & DALE SHAW – My Urge Overtook Me

Joining Tom Jackson – recorded in the golden, faraway days before lockdown – to discuss the postcards from their pasts are comedian HOLLY BURN and comedy writer DALE SHAW. We blow the housekeeping on a daytrip to London with the Backstreet Boys and Blood Sausage, meet a dead pig in Westphalia, take tea in Hexham and fist the mousse – as…

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STEPHANIE BUTLAND & CHRIS NEILL – Quite Excited By Kitchen Roll

Joining Tom Jackson – in the golden, faraway days before lockdown – to discuss the postcards from their pasts are comedian and writer CHRIS NEILL (Woof) and novelist STEPHANIE BUTLAND (Lost For Words, The Woman in the Photograph). We cycle from Lands End to a broken tentpole, ponder the mystery floodlights of Ealing, and Unseen Weybridge, as well as Snow…

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SERIES 3 – THE MULTIVIEW

It’s the end of Series 3, so we present a multi-view, a series of views of the stories the guests have told host Tom Jackson – all inspired by their postcards, in this third series of Podcast From The Past. We’ll hear Scott Pack, Justin Edwards, A.L. Kennedy, Karen Shepherdson, Cariad Lloyd, Keggie Carew, Thane Prince, Tobie Mathew, Sukh Ojla,…