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The Sky News Daily gives you the story beyond the headline. Putting people at the heart of our storytelling with added insight and analysis from our team of specialist correspondents and expert guests, we shine a light on a topic of the day with clarity and authority. Published every weekday.

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    • 3.9 • 255 Ratings

The Sky News Daily gives you the story beyond the headline. Putting people at the heart of our storytelling with added insight and analysis from our team of specialist correspondents and expert guests, we shine a light on a topic of the day with clarity and authority. Published every weekday.

    Benzos and the dark web – how lockdown fuelled the online drugs market

    Benzos and the dark web – how lockdown fuelled the online drugs market

    As more people in the UK are forced to stay indoors, there’s one business that’s been booming during the pandemic.

    The drugs trade.

    On this episode of the Sky News Daily podcast, host Dermot Murnaghan speaks to Adele Robinson, who’s done an investigation into the buying and selling of illegal sleeping and anxiety pills, Nick Conn, cocaine addict in recovery and founder of Held4Addiction. Plus, Yuval Ben-David, a cyber analyst for intelligence company Sixgill, explains more about the drugs market on the dark web.

    Alcohol and Drug Rehab Clinics for Addiction - Free helpline & Information (help4addiction.co.uk)

    • 27 min
    Rishi Sunak - fiscal hawk or dashing duck Chancellor?

    Rishi Sunak - fiscal hawk or dashing duck Chancellor?

    The man, the politician and the economic challenges ahead of the Budget.

    On the Sky News Daily podcast with Dermot Murnaghan we are joined by PR expert Polly Mackenzie, Lord Lamont and Kuti Miah, who has known Rishi since he was a baby.

    Daily podcast team:
    Podcast producer - Annie Joyce
    Podcast producer - Nicola Eyers
    Podcast producer – Lauren Pinkney
    Interviews producer - Tatiana Alderson
    Archive - Simon Windsor
    Archive - Rob Fellowes
    Archive – Nelly Stefanova
    Music - Steven Wheeler

    • 26 min
    Captain Sir Tom Moore – life, legacy and laughter

    Captain Sir Tom Moore – life, legacy and laughter

    From war hero to national treasure, we look at how he will be remembered.

    On this edition of the Sky News Daily podcast, Dermot Murnaghan is joined by our royal correspondent Rhiannon Mills and Ellie Orton from NHS Charities Together as 91 year-old Margaret Payne and Win Page, who is 100, speak about being inspired by the late WWII veteran.
    Daily podcast team:
    Podcast producer - Annie Joyce
    Podcast producer - Nicola Eyers
    Podcast producer – Lauren Pinkney
    Interviews producer - Tatiana Alderson
    Archive - Simon Windsor
    Archive - Rob Fellowes
    Archive – Nelly Stefanova
    Music - Steven Wheeler

    • 26 min
    Uber, COVID and the gig economy: Is this the end of casual work?

    Uber, COVID and the gig economy: Is this the end of casual work?

    The Supreme Court ruled that a group of Uber drivers who brought legal action against the ride-hailing app in 2016 are to be classed as workers, and not self-employed. What does this mean for Uber and the gig economy? And how have the self-employed fared during COVID-19?

    On this edition of the Sky News Daily podcast, host Dermot Murnaghan is joined by Sky’s technology correspondent Rowland Manthorpe and employment solicitor Aleksandra Flack to assess the future of the gig economy.

    Daily podcast team:
    Podcast producer - Annie Joyce
    Podcast producer - Nicola Eyers
    Podcast producer - Lauren Pinkney
    Interviews producer - Tatiana Alderson
    Archive - Simon Windsor
    Archive - Rob Fellowes
    Archive - Nelly Stefanova
    Music - Steven Wheeler

    • 26 min
    Football academies: Are innocent dreams being exploited?

    Football academies: Are innocent dreams being exploited?

    The chance to play for a top club presents a route out of poverty for some young boys – but less than 1% will ever make it to the professional ranks.

    On this edition of the Sky News Daily podcast, Dermot Murnaghan is joined by our sport correspondent Martha Kelner, and former footballer Max Noble - who signed for Fulham when he was 15.

    Daily podcast team:
    Podcast producer - Annie Joyce
    Podcast producer - Nicola Eyers
    Podcast producer – Lauren Pinkney
    Interviews producer - Tatiana Alderson
    Archive - Simon Windsor
    Archive - Rob Fellowes
    Archive – Nelly Stefanova
    Music - Steven Wheeler

    • 27 min
    COVID crisis: Boris Johnson’s roadmap to freedom

    COVID crisis: Boris Johnson’s roadmap to freedom

    The plan is ‘cautious and irreversible’ – but what do we know about the scientific data behind it?

    On this edition of the Sky News Daily podcast, Dermot Murnaghan is joined by our political correspondent Kate McCann, former chief scientific adviser Sir Mark Walport, and Isla Glaister from Sky’s data team.

    Daily podcast team:
    Podcast producer - Annie Joyce
    Podcast producer - Nicola Eyers
    Podcast producer – Lauren Pinkney
    Interviews producer - Tatiana Alderson
    Archive - Simon Windsor
    Archive - Rob Fellowes
    Archive – Nelly Stefanova
    Music - Steven Wheeler

    • 28 min

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255 Ratings

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