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The Grumps Blog Podcast

The Grumps Blog Podcast

By The Grumpy One
The ramblings of a grumpy old man. Pubs, beer, people, architecture, news and thoughts.
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Ep.15.Yellow Scooters

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Ep.15.Yellow Scooters

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Ep.17.Taking Geese to the pub, Selling News and Unsustainable transport
Episode 17 see's me telling the story of a man who keeps 2 geese as pets and takes them to the pub. I revisit the great British press after another toxic story and maintaining unsustainable transport options.
11:23
January 22, 2021
Ep.16.Drawings in the Sky, BREXIT and the Long Dark Winter
In this weeks episode, I tell of two commercial airline pilots drawing symbols in the sky. There is a call to move forward now that BREXIT is done and some words of support for the long Dark Winter ahead
10:00
January 8, 2021
Ep.15.Yellow Scooters
Today I discuss just one subject - the provision of yellow E-Scooters to my local city
05:16
December 18, 2020
Ep.14.Man finds a coin up nose and Vaccines
This week I discuss Why would you say no to a vaccine Dubious Council decisions Man with a coin up his nose for 50 years
18:58
December 11, 2020
Ep.13.Government Satisfaction and Girls bracelet
I tell the story of a girls embarrassing bracelet. Surveys, Grumpy people and a look back in history
16:33
December 4, 2020
Ep.12.The £1.4m bird, HS2 and Covid
In this episode, we tell you about a bird auctioned for £1.4m, I tell you about the cost of HS2 but not in financial terms. A short article about COVID Pragmatism.  Of course there is the Dad joke and the articles from history.
17:44
November 27, 2020
Ep.11.Villages and across London
I tell the story of a village that lost its broadband connection at 7AM every morning. I discuss crossing London - is it a challenge or a joy. A dad joke and some history
15:26
November 20, 2020
Ep.10.The living face covering and St Pancras
This week, we talk about a living face covering, London St Pancras international station. Off course we have a dad joke and some history
14:25
November 13, 2020
Ep.9.The toothbrush and Autumn
In this episode we talk about the toothbrush in the stomach. Autumn and Christmas. We have a dad joke and some events from history
14:05
November 6, 2020
Ep.8.Jet Pop and 4 doesn't go into 1
the 8th Episode contains  Funny - News story - Jet Pop Rant - 4 clearly does not go into 1 Music - Game for two by Ryandayproductionhouse.com Dad Joke The week gone by, in years gone by
16:50
October 30, 2020
Ep.7.The bluebird and Loyalty
This week we tell the story of a blue bird in a car park. I discuss the word Loyalty. Of course we have a dad joke and some events from history as well.
14:25
October 23, 2020
Ep.6.Lies, Damn lies and statistics
Ep.6.Lies  Funny News story - Doctors phone number mix up Rant:Damn lies and statistics This weeks Dad joke Events from a couple of days in the week from years gone by
16:22
October 16, 2020
Ep.5.Rail unions striking in a pandemic, phone charger found in mans bladder and a dad joke
Rail unions striking in a pandemic, phone charger found in mans bladder and a dad joke
10:59
October 9, 2020
Ep.4.Fined for farting and Customer Service
This weeks episode includes a funny news story entitled 'Fined for farting'. I have a rant about customer service, tell a dad joke and look briefly at a few event from the week gone by in years gone by.
14:09
October 2, 2020
Ep.3.The Great British Press, Search Parties and factoids
This week we tell a story about a woman who finds herself in the search party looking for her. We moan about the great British press and then provide a few factoids from the week in years gone by
20:27
September 25, 2020
Ep.2-Foreign travel in a pandemic, Independent music, fun news
In this episode Handling your (tennis) balls Independent Music - Ryan Day - What If I'm Scared? Grumpy Rant - Foreign Travel in a pandemic Births from in yours gone by.
20:37
September 18, 2020
Ep.1-The High street
A look at how the local high street may feature in our future.
11:24
September 12, 2020