Tuesday, May 14, 2019

LA Podcast 273: Fake / False / Misleading Stories Created by Idiots without a Shred of Journalistic Talent

The most trusted name in local news: Local Anaesthetic is a podcast exploring strange and funny local stories from across the UK (and occasionally the world...) including listener submitted contributions.

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

Stories this week include:
  • Terrified mother photographs tree.
  • Truck passenger banishes pocket alligator at police.
  • Drone operator captures adorable video of neighbour's cat.
  • Liverpudlian influencer has bike stolen.
Warning! You may want to lower your volume around 43:10.

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Friday, May 03, 2019

LA Podcast 272: A Banner Bemoaning the Impact of a Builder's Yard on a 'Depressed' Cat

The most trusted name in local news: Local Anaesthetic is a podcast exploring strange and funny local stories from across the UK (and occasionally the world...) including listener submitted contributions.

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


Stories this week include:
  • Pathological liar goes to extreme lengths to see Eiffel Tower.
  • Lifetime supply of octopus and bi-annual barnacle removal fails to turn alleged spy.
  • Sex feet prove one step too far.
  • Government official vows to prove his sobriety during racist rant. 
We discuss the probable causes behind the closure of Eagle Heights Gambia...

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Monday, April 22, 2019

LA Podcast 271: Noel's Most Memorable Peculiarities

The most trusted name in local news: Local Anaesthetic is a podcast exploring strange and funny local stories from across the UK (and occasionally the world...) including listener submitted contributions.

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


Stories this week include:
  • Entitled child rejects grammatically incorrect meal.
  • Unemployed fisherman spots deadly predator.
  • Woman fails to sue Woolworths over shallot mishap.
  • Bystanders disgusted after shopper leaves deposit outside pub.
We regret to report that Blow My Recorder was unceremoniously cancelled...

Also, apologies for the quality of Alex's audio.

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Friday, April 12, 2019

LA Podcast 270: Overpriced Sweet Frothy Shaving Cream

The most trusted name in local news: Local Anaesthetic is a podcast exploring strange and funny local stories from across the UK (and occasionally the world...) including listener submitted contributions.

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

Stories this week include:
  • Hostilities between Mr Softy and Mr Whippy leads south coast to brink of war.
  • Julian Assange [REDACTED] in [REDACTED][REDACTED] for [REDACTED] during office hours.
  • Bovine dating app infiltrated by opportunistic perverts.
  • Pigeon cavity search marks start of national holiday celebrations.
We release our revised 'professions for deviants' list...

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Friday, April 05, 2019

LA Podcast 269: Spiny Barbel Protrusions and a Spicy Condiment for Chips

The most trusted name in local news: Local Anaesthetic is a podcast exploring strange and funny local stories from across the UK (and occasionally the world...) including listener submitted contributions.

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

Stories this week include:

  • Old banger spotted on the side of the A1.
  • Essex shopper outraged after being mistaken for catfish.
  • Company's refusal to change name is final nail in the coffin.
  • Ronnie Pickering finally gets the recognition he deserves.
We discuss the life and work of Richard Gere...

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