Friday, September 16, 2022

LAPodcast 370: Frivolous Fish for Fountains

Local Anaesthetic Podcast (LAPodcast) has been covering weird, strange and funny local news stories from around the world including listener submitted contributions since 2012. 

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Stories this week include:

  • Giant toilet brush sculpture erected in rural Scotland.
  • Bored officials decide to categorise seagull covered in curry as exotic bird.
  • Japanese man forgets password to virtual wife.
  • Psychic attempts to find 'mystery man' behind billboard after spirit guide 'takes number down wrong'.
We take an unexpected diversion into the rush-hour crush column...

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Friday, September 02, 2022

LAPodcast 369: Horse Manure Smeared on a Wooden Wall

Local Anaesthetic Podcast (LAPodcast) has been covering weird, strange and funny local news stories from around the world including listener submitted contributions since 2012. 

Listeners can submit stories via FacebookTwitter or e-mail: lapodcast.net@gmail.com

Stories this week include:

  • Yorkshire woman electrocuted after hoovering grass.
  • Groom picks horse as best man.
  • Teddy bear arrested by police.
  • Beloved 'Gimp Man of Essex' returns to raise money for charity.
We discover the wacky world of the Bygone Wheelers...

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Friday, August 19, 2022

LAPodcast 368: Some Sort of Beige or Brown Meat

Local Anaesthetic Podcast (LAPodcast) has been covering weird, strange and funny local news stories from around the world including listener submitted contributions since 2012. 

Listeners can submit stories via FacebookTwitter or e-mail: lapodcast.net@gmail.com

Stories this week include:

  • Chess robot revealed to be sore loser.
  • Vinyl record collector hits jackpot at car boot.
  • CERN scientists refuse to deny 'portal to hell' rumours.
  • Inevitable collaboration between Greggs and Primark comes to fruition.
We discuss the role of a Godparent...

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Friday, August 05, 2022

LAPodcast 367: An Older Shaman-Type Lady Sat Watching University Challenge

Local Anaesthetic Podcast (LAPodcast) has been covering weird, strange and funny local news stories from around the world including listener submitted contributions since 2012. 

Listeners can submit stories via FacebookTwitter or e-mail: lapodcast.net@gmail.com

Stories this week include:

  • Local pastor discovers the alternative uses of a Henry hoover.
  • Woman befriends potato.
  • Man lauded by hospital staff for using correct rectal-insertion method.
  • Alan Cummings' beloved chimp found alive and well.
Local news you can trust since approximately 1638...

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Friday, July 22, 2022

LAPodcast 366: The Logistical Challenges of a Fortnightly Bin Collection to the Polish/Ukrainian Border

Local Anaesthetic Podcast (LAPodcast) has been covering weird, strange and funny local news stories from around the world including listener submitted contributions since 2012. 

Listeners can submit stories via FacebookTwitter or e-mail: lapodcast.net@gmail.com

Stories this week include:

  • Gimp Man saves sleepy Somerset village from mundanity.
  • Former Captain Scarlet voiceover artist finds compensation claim in Greggs sausage roll.
  • Impostor dressed as Disney cast member kidnaps droid.
  • Missing ex-employee accused of embezzlement 'absolutely fine' says former employer and Chile's largest cold cuts producer.
We incorrectly make a correction regarding the episode number...

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