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Join Cultural Historians Livesley & Carmichael for Nice Things - the antidote to modern living.

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Join Cultural Historians Livesley & Carmichael for Nice Things - the antidote to modern living.

    Nice Things – Why Didn’t You?

    Nice Things – Why Didn’t You?

    This week’s edish features yet another complaint about the heat, a tribute to Tom O’Connor, plus Michael recounting his time supporting an embryonic Take That and Paul’s great regret at not accepting a role in ‘Why Don’t You?’ Find us on the Twitters www.twitter.com/NiceThingsShow www.twitter.com/MichaelLivesley www.twitter.com/PCarmichaelVO https://youtu.be/oUqtj5SX018

    • 1 hr 14 min
    Nice Things - Ghost Shite

    Nice Things - Ghost Shite

    Professor Carmichael gets quite aeriated over on-demand television whilst Dr Livesley looks back on pimping his Mam out for pop n crisp on a Saturday night as the amuse-bouche to a discussion on the ‘Blankety-Blank’ lighting during McCoy era Dr Who and the passing of the late Mrs le Mes. Find us on the Twitters … Continue reading "Nice Things – Ghost Shite"

    • 1 hr 11 min
    Nice Things – Bellends in the Kitsch Realm

    Nice Things – Bellends in the Kitsch Realm

    This week the chaps take a stroll from the Childe of Hale’s grave to Adriano Celentano via Mike Read, Leo Baxendale and a slightly overdue complaint about the smoking ban in pubs. Find us on the Twitters www.twitter.com/NiceThingsShow www.twitter.com/MichaelLivesley www.twitter.com/PCarmichaelVO

    • 1 hr 18 min
    Nice Things – Sects & Drugs & Rotten Scrolls

    Nice Things – Sects & Drugs & Rotten Scrolls

    Messrs Livesley & Carmichael attempt a review of Penda’s Fen which swiftly descends into a chat involving onanism, Mr Bronson and wet plaster.  

    • 1 hr 5 min
    Nice Things – Last of the Summer Whine?

    Nice Things – Last of the Summer Whine?

    This week, Sir Michael and The honourable Paul Carmichael QC, analyse the psychological impact which the collective betrayals of Ray Clemence, The Goodies and ATV inflicted upon us. Subscribe here https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/nice-things/id1417286704 and here https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cDovL2xpdm8uY28udWsvd3AvZmVlZC8 Twitter Links Sir Michael https://twitter.com/MichaelLivesley The Honourable Paul Carmichael QC https://twitter.com/PCarmichaelVO

    • 1 hr 14 min
    Nice Things – Are You Being Scared? (Summer Solstice Special)

    Nice Things – Are You Being Scared? (Summer Solstice Special)

    Join messrs Livesley and Carmichael for a very special Summer Solstice edish of ‘Nice Things’ in which they examine the evolution of the British psyche from stone circles to John Inman and all points in between.  

    • 1 hr 10 min

Customer Reviews

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4 Ratings

4 Ratings

Thompat71 ,

Golden

Fills you with a warm Readybrek glow - I was transported back to a lost golden age of Play For Today, Donald Sinden and the gift from heaven that was Diane Keen.

OutlanderYT ,

What a Nice Thing

This podcast is a delight, please keep up the good work.

Spooksome ,

Nice Podcast

That’s better. You really can relax with this one. No points being made, no agenda...just nice things and interesting stuff. Looking forwards to seeing how this one develops.

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