In the Hotseat is an interview-style podcast, interviewing some of the biggest and most interesting names in Northern Ireland (& further afield) in the world of current affairs, politics, entertainment and sport.
#006: Shane Todd talks Comedy, Fatherhood & Dealing with Trolls
In this episode of the podcast, we speak to the brilliant Northern Irish comedian, Shane Todd.You might know him as one of his alter-ego sketch characters - Mike McGoldrick, Keith Cruise, Wee Dean Davidson & more, but join us as we talk all things...
#005: Talking Rugby & Mindfulness with Ulster Rugby's John Cooney
In this episode we were joined by the brilliant John Cooney - Ulster & Ireland scrum-half.If you're a rugby fan you're not going to want to miss this episode, but it has so much and more for you even if you're not!We covered a number of themes and...
#004: *US Election Special* with Niall Stanage - White House Columnist
In this special episode, recorded to recap the US Election and the victory called for President-Elect Joe Biden, we speak with Niall Stanage, a Belfast-born White House columnist living in Washington D.C. reporting for The Hill newspaper.Niall has lived...
#003: "We Are Irish Too" - Emma deSouza, civic rights' campaigner
In this episode we're joined by the brilliantly insightful Emma deSouza, a civic rights' campaigner who fought legal battles with the UK Home Office over her rights within the Good Friday Agreement.Following her marriage to husband Jake in 2015, after...
#002: Navigating COVID-19: An Inside Look from the Arts & Hospitality Industry
In this episode we speak with 3x hugely interesting guests from the Arts & Hospitality industry;Brian Donaldson - Self-employed chef & representative for #ExcludedNIStevie Higginson - Proprietor & chef of Square Bistro, LisburnNeil Collins -...
#001: Brexit & COVID: A Look at the Impact to Retail in NI
In this first episode of the In The Hotseat podcast, we interview Aodhán Connolly, Director of the Northern Ireland Retail Consortium (NIRC) on all things Brexit & how the retail industry has managed to navigate COVID-19 and a global...
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As good as it gets
Great interview with JC , as frank as it comes , he’s a class act and this was a great interview
Always a great listen!
Love Stevie’s podcasts - such a natural interviewer who creates a great rapport with his guests, always looking forward to the next one!
Love it and excited to see where it’s going!
Steve is a natural conversationalist and it makes for an entertaining and insightful listen. Strongly recommended!