Monday, January 09, 2017

LA Podcast 199: A Tragic and Unremitting Spiral of Decline that Feeds Off Itself

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:
  • Firefighters stunned at duck's ability to swim in water.
  • Local man insists that everyone should 'get it out' at Christmas.
  • Foul-mouthed customer upset by free gift.
  • Husband punches beaver for the first time, apparently.   
Also revealed: We name a selection of Welsh recording artists...

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Saturday, December 24, 2016

LA Podcast 198: A Jack Russell with A Gift for Escapology

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:
  • Saviour of poultry returns from the dead in Cornwall.
  • Man with vendetta launches campaign to rid Gloucester of all pet felines.
  • Factory worker engages in stand-off with armed police after mother revokes television privileges.
  • Offensive Christmas decoration is this year's must have for Yewtree.  
Also revealed: We wish all our listeners a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year...now, how about a badly sung Christmas carol?

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Monday, December 19, 2016

LA Podcast 197: Peppa Pig and Her Whole Smug Family

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:
  • 'West Country Disneyland' finally issued with a cease and desist for copyright infringement.
  • Overweight son still upset despite a million wishes to the contrary.
  • Police demand motorist pays for damage to mattress that caused A34 crash.
  • Car park bones not human.  
Also revealed: We address a formal compliant...

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Thursday, December 08, 2016

LA Podcast 196: A Duck with a Broken Leg, Incorrectly Priced Vodka and Problems with Toileting

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:
  • Deer on beach reported to police.
  • Lindsay Lohan dismisses Northamptonshire town.
  • Man captures picture of ghost/dog on Snapchat.
  • Smug b*stard awarded chocolate.  
Also revealed: Alex smells his jeans...

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Monday, November 28, 2016

LA Podcast 195: A Banker, A Company Director, A Member of an Australian Winemaking Family and A Lord

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:
  • Police launch investigation into 'special interest' club established by Tory peer.
  • Attention seeking roofer finds imaginative new way to embarrass himself.
  • Delays to train service caused by wrong kind of squirrel.
  • Aliens force man to go to bed.  
Also revealed: Rob gets angry...

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