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The Local Lowdown with Happeninginherts.com

The Local Lowdown with Happeninginherts.com

By Piper Terrett
What's open and what to do in lockdown in Hertford, Ware and surrounding areas, plus fun banter and interviews with local groups and businesses
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The Lockdown Lowdown Episode 8

The Local Lowdown with Happeninginherts.com

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The Local Lowdown Episode 21
All the latest shout-outs to local businesses and individuals in Hertford, Ware, Hoddesdon & surrounding areas, plus we chat to Ali Lawrence of Epping at the Movies, and our associate editor, about great feel-good film and TV choices to keep us going during Lockdown. 
32:50
February 20, 2021
The Local Lowdown Episode 20
All the latest news and shout-outs for Stanstead Abbotts, Ware, Hertford & Hoddesdon & surrounding areas, plus we chat to canine behaviouralist Janette Bishop of JB Canines about her new Facebook page Help! My Puppy... And there's more banter with Graham Mack. 
24:35
February 13, 2021
The Local Lowdown Episode 19
All the latest shout-outs and news about local businesses in Hertford, Ware, Hoddesdon and surrounding areas, plus an interview with Sarah Jones who runs Home-School Tutoring Hertfordshire and is also a parent and deputy head on how to cope with homeschooling, and some fresh banter with Graham Mack.
22:18
February 6, 2021
Children's Audiobook
Looking for some educational stories and poems for your child to listen to during Lockdown? Why not buy our charity children's audiobook, packed full of classic stories and poems you can play on your phone or computer, including Over and Under the Snow by Kate Messner, read by Piper Terrett, The Night Before Christmas read by David Terrett, Jabberwocky, read by Graham Mack, Picnic Planet by Hertford author Alice Hemming, Rickety Rocket, read by Leaf Cafe owner Carol Jones, also by Alice Hemming, and PC Charlie and the Runaway Horses by Charlotte Herod. All proceeds go to Hertford Foodbank and St Andrew's School in Stanstead Abbotts.
38:12
January 8, 2021
The Local Lowdown episode 18
Our last episode for 2020! All the latest shout-outs and news about local businesses in Hertford, Ware, Hoddesdon and surrounding areas, plus an interview with Rosie Earley of Black Grove Farm in Colliers End about their crowdfunder and a vintage bit of Graham Mack.
30:21
December 19, 2020
The Local Lowdown Episode 17
All the latest business shout-outs for Hertford, Hoddesdon, Ware and surrounding areas, plus Daniel Roe, cognitive behavioural therapist at Herts Therapy explains how to cope with anxiety during Lockdown, and there's something a little different from Graham Mack this week! 
24:48
December 5, 2020
The Local Lowdown episode 16
All the latest that's happening with our local businesses in Ware, Hertford, Hoddesdon and surrounding areas, plus an interview with Councillor Jane Sartin about what Hertford Town Council has planned for the Christmas season and another little taster of our children's audiobook A Christmas Cracker, raising money for St Andrew's School in Stanstead Abbotts and Hertford Foodbank. 
19:58
November 27, 2020
A Christmas Cracker Audiobook
A Christmas audiobook in aid of St Andrew's School and Hertford Foodbank
44:49
November 25, 2020
The Local Lowdown episode 15
All the latest shout-outs for local businesses in Hertford, Ware and Hoddesdon and surrounding areas, plus an interview with Hertford Theatre on their post-Lockdown plans and all about how our regular guest and radio superstar Graham Mack got scammed by a meditation book of all things.
36:56
November 21, 2020
The Local Lowdown episode 14
All the latest on which businesses are operating in Hertford, Ware, Hoddesdon and surrounding areas, plus an interview with artist Tracey Charlotte Power and Happeninginherts.com's associate editor Ali Lawrence on Tracey's online exhibition and their experiences of being on the kidney transplant waiting list. And a little taster of our forthcoming charity children's audiobook, in aid of St Andrew's School and Hertford Foodbank, from the one and only Graham Mack. 
32:28
November 14, 2020
The Local Lowdown Episode 13
All the latest on what's happening in Hertford, Ware, Hoddesdon & surrounding areas. Plus an interview with Vicki Driscoll who is heading up the Stanstead Abbotts Community Christmas Hamper Project and the usual banter and much-needed silliness with Graham Mack.  
28:12
November 7, 2020
The Local Lowdown Episode 12
All the latest news on what's happening business-wise in Hertford, Ware, Hoddesdon and surrounding areas, plus an interview with Hertford-based psychological thriller writer Vikki Patis and the usual silliness with Graham Mack. 
29:44
October 30, 2020
The Local Lowdown Episode 11
All the latest on what's happening business-wise in Hertford, Ware, Hoddesdon and surrounding areas, plus Kayleigh Short from Mum's Guide to Hertford on what to do for Hallowe'en and half term with the kids and why Graham Mack has become my son's artistic muse...
24:13
October 23, 2020
The Lockdown Lowdown Episode 10
All the latest news on what's reopening in Hertford, Hoddesdon, Ware and surrounding areas, plus an interview with Ali Lawrence, contributor to Happeninginherts.com, on her forthcoming article on decluttering and donating to charity shops during the Covid-19 crisis, and the usual fun and banter with Graham Mack. 
34:44
July 4, 2020
The Lockdown Lowdown Episode 9
All the latest news on what's reopened in Hertford, Ware and Hoddesdon and surrounding areas, plus an interview with Douglas Smith on growing his giant sunflower with his special tips for our sunflower-growing competition, and the usual fun banter with Graham Mack. Piper and Graham talk audio books, medieval English, car boots and homemade face masks.  
20:14
June 27, 2020
The Lockdown Lowdown Episode 8
All the latest news on what's reopened in Hertford, Ware, Hoddesdon and surrounding areas, plus an interview with Graeme McKendry, manager of the Old Cross Tavern in Hertford on their new takeaway beer service and reopening plans,  and fun and banter with Hitchin's most famous radio star, Graham Mack. 
29:58
June 19, 2020
Lockdown Lowdown Episode 7
All the latest on what's reopened in Hertford, Ware, Hoddesdon and surrounding areas, plus an interview with Luke Lavelle, who runs Lavelle's salon in Stanstead Abbotts, on DIY haircuts at home and how his salon is preparing for reopening, plus fun and banter with Graham Mack. 
18:35
June 5, 2020
The Lockdown Lowdown Episode 6
All the latest news on what's reopened in Hertford, Ware and surrounding areas, an interview with Hertford resident and financial service industry insider Marcus Alexander on how to avoid Covid-19 scams, plus fun and banter with Graham Mack, radio star extraordinaire and Happeninginherts founder Piper Terrett
30:15
May 29, 2020
The Lockdown Lowdown Episode 5
All the latest news on what's reopened in Hertford, Ware and surrounding areas, an interview with photographer Penny Bird about her new Harpenden Characters project, plus fun and banter with Graham Mack and Happeninginherts founder Piper Terrett
29:07
May 23, 2020
The Lockdown Lowdown Episode 4
All the latest news on what's reopened in Hertford, Ware and surrounding areas, plus interviews with Claire Ayres and Nicky Kavanaugh of Twist Teas in Harpenden on how to make the perfect calming brew on Lockdown,  Geoff Bennett, chair of the Hertford Art Society, on putting their Spring Show online, plus fun and banter with Graham Mack
37:59
May 14, 2020
Lockdown Lowdown Episode 3
All the latest news on what's reopened in Hertford, Ware and surrounding areas, plus interviews with Janette Bishop, Hertford-based canine behaviourist, on how to tame your misbehaving pup during lockdown, Kayleigh Short who runs the Mum's Guide to Hertford website on keeping the kids entertained, plus fun and banter with Graham Mack, radio star extraordinaire.
37:59
May 7, 2020
Lockdown Lowdown episode 2
All the latest on what's open and operating in Hertford, Ware and surrounding areas, plus interviews with Emma Riddle of the Hertford Refill shop, the Hertford Foodswappers on how to make bread if you don't have much flour, and Graham Mack, radio host extraordinaire, on his unexpected Lockdown trip to A&E...
37:09
April 30, 2020
Lockdown Lowdown - episode 1
Listen to The Lockdown Lowdown with Happeninginherts.com - all the latest on what's open and what to do in lockdown in Hertford, Ware & surrounding areas
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April 25, 2020
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April 25, 2020