Friday, June 21, 2019

LA Podcast 278: A More Conventional Loaf

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:
  • Campanology competition ends in right old ding-dong.
  • Customer becomes enraged after restaurant refuses iguana as method of payment.
  • Infantilised raven makes bid for freedom.
  • Gym goer discovers mysterious shampoo-like substance on towel.
We discuss the delights of a glazed ring...

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Friday, June 14, 2019

LA Podcast 277: A Hilarious Photo of Nicolas Cage Instead of a Covering Letter for a Job Application

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:
  • Remorseful thief writes to farmer to say strawberry sorry for fruit theft.
  • Nation celebrates the lesbian pugs of Weston-super-Mare. 
  • Police helpfully try to reunited lost bag of class A drugs with owner.
  • Airline tells passengers to fly first class if they want to avoid dried vomit on seats.
We discuss a day trip to Eynsford...

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Friday, June 07, 2019

LA Podcast 276: Boules, Shuffleboard and a Covered, Solar-Heated Swimming Pool with Internal Seating Area

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:
  • Somerset man finally offloads the ol' war machine.
  • Butcher banishes balls at vegan activist.
  • Woodpeckers suspected of spying on nudists.
  • Festive ornament causes bomb scare.
We discuss the mental capacity of a stick insect...

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Friday, May 31, 2019

LA Podcast 275: Face to Face with a Grinning, Inch-Thick, Disc of Sausage Meat (AKA Meat Face)

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:
  • Supermarket admits that Welsh language signage errors were result of 'mainly guesswork'.
  • Turkey Cock Lane loses out to Fingringhoe.
  • DIY enthusiast pioneers new plastering technique.
  • Drunken rampage man propositions dog.
Rob has done himself an injury...

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Monday, May 27, 2019

LA Podcast 274: An Amalgamation of the Market Deeping Model Railway Club and the Plymouth Mermaids UK Group

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:
  • Trainee mermaids spotted off Devon coastline. 
  • Man-made disaster befalls small Lincolnshire town. 
  • Drunk men rescue terrified restaurant staff from 'confrontational' duck. 
  • Specsavers customer gobsmacked at eye-watering price of dry eye treatment. 
We give the NATO alphabet a long-overdue avian rebrand...

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