12 episodes

Welcome to Welcome to Yorkshire's brand new 'Talkshire' podcast. Chatting with celebrated celebrities and fantastic folk about Yorkshire, growing up in the county, filming here, touring with top shows, living the Yorkshire life and so much more.

Talkshire Welcome to Yorkshire

    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0 • 3 Ratings

Welcome to Welcome to Yorkshire's brand new 'Talkshire' podcast. Chatting with celebrated celebrities and fantastic folk about Yorkshire, growing up in the county, filming here, touring with top shows, living the Yorkshire life and so much more.

    All Creatures Great and Small- Nicholas Ralph and Rachel Shenton

    All Creatures Great and Small- Nicholas Ralph and Rachel Shenton

    It’s the latest, Welcome to Yorkshire, ‘Talkshire’ podcast, chatting to celebrated celebrities and fantastic folk about Yorkshire. Growing up in the county, filming here, touring with top shows, places to visit, living the Yorkshire life and so much more. We caught up with All Creatures Great and Small actors Nicholas Ralph … about his first EVER TV role playing James Herriot … and Oscar-winning Rachel Shenton who is Helen Alderson in the Dales drama. The first series has been a HUGE international success showcasing Yorkshire across the globe … BUT what can we look forward to in series 2? Hear some very funny behind the scenes stories of filming in the county ... plus cast and crew camaraderie … and animal antics! The second series of All Creatures Great and Small starts on Thursday 16th September at 9pm on Channel 5. Be entertained and inspired … it’s the Welcome to Yorkshire ‘Talkshire’ podcast.

    • 28 min
    John Parr

    John Parr

    It’s the latest, Welcome to Yorkshire, ‘Talkshire’ podcast, chatting to celebrated celebrities and fantastic folk about Yorkshire. Growing up in the county, filming here, touring with top shows, places to visit, living the Yorkshire life and so much more. We caught up with legendary musician John Parr … about working with some of the biggest film stars … Rob Lowe, Demi Moore, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Steve Guttenberg, Ted Danson, Tom Selleck, plus rock legends Tina Turner, The Who, Meatloaf, Bryan Adams, The Beach Boys and many more.John LOVES Yorkshire and lives in the east of the county with a recording studio on site and he’ll be performing at ’80s classical in Leeds.The ‘80s was a special time for fantastic films and amazing music … find out more about how John’s song St. Elmo’s Fire (Man in Motion) from the film St. Elmo’s Fire was a global success, received a Grammy nomination and was followed by many more sensational movie soundtracks …Be entertained and inspired … it’s the Welcome to Yorkshire ‘Talkshire’ podcast.

    • 39 min
    Julian Norton

    Julian Norton

    It’s the latest, Welcome to Yorkshire, ‘Talkshire’ podcast, chatting to celebrated celebrities and fantastic folk about Yorkshire. Growing up in the county, filming here, touring with top shows, places to visit, living the Yorkshire life and so much more. We caught up with author, adventurer and TV’s Yorkshire Vet about being inspired by watching All Creatures Great and Small, following in James Herriot’s footsteps and even enjoying the same Yorkshire view … Sutton Bank, of course! Julian chats about growing up in Castleford and following his dream to be a North Yorkshire vet, getting face to face with a whole range of animals from big bulls to petite pets, plus a giant tortoise at the Yorkshire Wildlife Park and Peppa Pig at Cannon Hall Farm for 5 on the Farm during the August Bank Holiday weekend. Find out about his favourite Yorkshire days out, from coast to countryside, plus some impressive sporting achievements … including a world record!!!! Be entertained and inspired … it’s the Welcome to Yorkshire ‘Talkshire’ podcast.

    • 20 min
    Alfie Boe

    Alfie Boe

    It’s the latest, Welcome to Yorkshire, ‘Talkshire’ podcast, chatting to celebrated celebrities and fantastic folk about Yorkshire. Growing up in the county, filming here, touring with top shows, places to visit, living the Yorkshire life and so much more. We caught up with, international singing star, Alfie Boe in LA. The youngest of 9 children, Alfie’s musical talents were discovered as he worked in a car factory near Blackpool. Global success followed, with performances on the world’s most prestigious stages and platinum album sales.From the West End to Buckingham Palace, Alfie is looking forward to returning to Yorkshire to perform in the Picnic Proms at Harewood House in September and then again in December, with his good pal Michael Ball, at the First Direct Arena in Leeds.Be entertained and inspired … it’s the Welcome to Yorkshire ‘Talkshire’ podcast.

    • 15 min
    Joanne Harris #SYStories

    Joanne Harris #SYStories

    Have a listen to the latest, Welcome to Yorkshire, ‘Talkshire’ podcast. Chatting to celebrated celebrities and fantastic folk about Yorkshire. Growing up in the county, filming here, touring with top shows, places to visit, living the Yorkshire life and so much more. We caught up with Yorkshire’s best-selling, international author, Joanne Harris … about her latest book ‘A Narrow Door’. Her novel, Chocolat, was made into a multi-award-winning film, starring Johnny Depp, Juliette Binoche and York’s Dame Judi Dench. Find out how Yorkshire continues to inspire Joanne … an amusing encounter with actor, Ewan McGregor, and teaching French to Kaiser Chiefs frontman, Ricky Wilson. Chatting from her home in Yorkshire (somewhere between the ‘Wuthering Heights’ moor near Haworth and Sheffield’s ‘The Full Monty’), Barnsley-born Joanne, talks about growing up in South Yorkshire and why the county is the perfect place to visit, live, work and study. Oh … and she’s NEVER eaten a Yorkshire Pudding! Why? Be entertained and inspired … it’s the Welcome to Yorkshire ‘Talkshire’ podcast. #SYStories

    • 37 min
    Richard Knight/ Screen Yorkshire #SYStories

    Richard Knight/ Screen Yorkshire #SYStories

    Have a listen to the latest, Welcome to Yorkshire, ‘Talkshire’ podcast. Chatting to celebrated celebrities and fantastic folk about Yorkshire. Growing up in the county, filming here, touring with top shows, places to visit, living the Yorkshire life and so much more. TV and film production is big business and we caught up with Screen Yorkshire’s Richard Knight to chat about his ‘movie move’ to South Yorkshire and how Yorkshire is being showcased across the globe through hit TV shows and feature films … starring THE biggest Hollywood stars ... think Tom Cruise, Harrison Ford, Helen Mirren and many more. From creative crews to word-class locations (contemporary and heritage) … get the latest on The Duke, Bridgerton, Downton Abbey, Gentleman Jack, All Creatures Great and Small, Harry Potter, The Railway Children Return … Yorkshire’s Castle Howard, The Piece Hall and Harewood House on screen … and the multi-faceted Wentworth Woodhouse, plus its Wentworth Woodhouse Screen Writing Award initiative (for all budding scriptwriters) and how EVERYBODY’S Talking about Sheffield’s spectacular ‘Everbody’s Talking About Jamie’. Wanting to work in TV and film production in Yorkshire? Perhaps your business or home would make an ideal location? Or you just love seeing this breathtaking county on screen? Be entertained and inspired … it’s the Welcome to Yorkshire ‘Talkshire’ podcast.

    • 45 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
3 Ratings

3 Ratings

S McCall, Bradford ,

Fab Yorkshire podcast

What a lovely gem of a podcast. Loved learning about Kay’s love of the region

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