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The Local Podcast

The Local Podcast

By The Local
Join Graham McCormack and Joseph Hart-Winks every Friday as we discuss all the happenings in Scottish culture, politics and sport.
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Sunday League Stories
A bumper bonus episode with 3 guests that discusses crazy coaches, referees and growing up with Scottish football.
01:17:55
March 2, 2021
#13 Something Inside so Stroang
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The boys reconvene to discuss Lennon leaving, the upcoming league cup final, lockdown announcement and much more...
01:07:23
February 26, 2021
Episode 12: Laughs & Gaffs
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The boys discuss Rangers' COVID anticts, the race for top 6, the victory of Uber drivers, and Pixar film Brave.
46:55
February 23, 2021
#11 Nanny's Marmalade
The boys discuss Scotland's refusal to take the knee, Aberdeen falling apart, Boris' Scotland visit, Jacob Rees-Mogg and series 1 of Still Game.  Playing us out: Rachel Jack- For You https://open.spotify.com/track/3iG0YRYvJmbHbvlrgA0SNi?si=tCxfc5hARsSkqeT_M_mJ-w
01:01:12
February 16, 2021
Episode 10: Finding Allan
The boys are back for our 10th episode to discuss Peter Lawwell's Celtic departure, the SNP transphobia row, a missing mannequin and TV show The Scheme.  Playing us out: Dirty Mike- Campus Queen
45:47
February 5, 2021
Episode 9: Ally, Get the Door
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The boys discuss the semi finals, Dundee United v St Mirren, transfer talk, Janey Godley, 100k deaths and A Shot at Glory. Playing us out: Beafets- Open Letter
01:13:16
January 30, 2021
Episode 8: We Have to Talk About Neil
The boys are joined by friend of the show Cahal Smith as they discuss a wide range of topics, from Neil Lennon's media appearance, Matt Hancock's interview and Brewdog being Brewdog. Playing us out: The Rabbit Hole- Arcade State.
01:09:13
January 22, 2021
BONUS: Stonewaller Interview
The boys are joined by Scott Kelly, the man behind the Scottish football magazine Stonewaller.  You can check them out here: https://www.stonewallermag.co.uk/
29:01
January 20, 2021
Episode 7: Hipster Coups
Graham and Joe discuss the fallout of Celtic's Dubai trip, the coup attempt across the pond and the film Filth. Playing us out: The Notions- The Way I Used to Be.
01:06:53
January 15, 2021
Dundee United: The Banter Years (part 2)
The boys discuss United's first 2 seasons in the championship and their pitiful attempts to regain promotion to the Premiership.
01:05:13
January 13, 2021
Episode 6: Brewdog Music
Graham and Joe discuss the fortunes of Livingston and Ross County's new managers, the Old Firm, Celtic's Dubai trip, national lockdown, Alex Cairnie and Mogwai's album Young Team. Playing us out: Forks- Stuffed Animals.
50:30
January 7, 2021
Rangers: The Banter Years (part 1)
The boys are joined by Liam Hannah of the Get Oan Wae It podcast to discuss the years Rangers spent in the championship. From the dancing Elgin fan to the tent AGM, we cover it all.
01:03:20
January 4, 2021
Dundee United: The Banter Years (part 1)
In the first episode of the banter years series, Joe presents a story of the two seasons that lead to United's downfall. From cup defeats to Gavin Gunning, it's a belter.
01:21:23
December 28, 2020
2020 in Scottish Football
The lads are joined by Cahal Smith and Adam Binnie to round up 2020 in Scottish football. -Celtic's title -Rangers falling apart -Lower league promotions/relegations -Sunday league stories -Great banter
01:05:13
December 21, 2020
2020 in Politics
Graham and Joe are joined by Kayleigh Lynch in a political roundup of 2020 where we discuss: -The government response -Scottish government -Dominic Cummings  -Much more
39:27
December 21, 2020
Episode 5: The Catman & Crocodile Tears
In this episode Joe and Graham discuss: Rangers and Celtic's form in Europe Morton's financial troubles The Catman of Greenock Matt Hancock The Kimberly Steaks
52:10
December 17, 2020
Episode 4: Socially Distant Psychocandy
Graham and Joe discuss Dundee United's lack of entertaining football, St Mirrens covid blunder, a rant about the tories and a review of classic album Psychocandy.
49:07
December 11, 2020
Episode 3: Get Oan Wae It
Graham and Joe are joined by host of the Get Oan Wae It host Liam Hannah. They talk: -His podcast -Sam's Night -Ranger's banter years -Neil Lennon -Tory nationalism -The adventures of Fife Man -A review of Garbage's self titled debut
48:19
December 4, 2020
Episode 2: Nazi Programmes & Alex Kapranos
Graham and Joe are joined by Cahal Smith who talks about Airdrie's banter years, furniture throwing and Franz Feridinand's self titled debut.
49:27
November 26, 2020
Episode 1: Gin Thieves and Superstar Trademen
In this episode we discuss Scotland's Euro qualification, lockdown, regional news and The View's album Hats off to the Buskers
48:09
November 19, 2020
THE LOCAL PODCAST: #0 Introduction
Welcome to The Local Podcast! You can expect great content from Graham McCormack, Joseph Hart-Winks and co. Tune in every Friday, to hear our ramblings on culture, politics and sport.
00:39
November 14, 2020