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Uncovered is the podcast series from National World that goes behind the headlines to give you an in-depth look at the stories that matter.On each episode Kelly Crichton will be joined by the National World reporters who are working to bring information to light and hold those in power accountable.Uncovered will reveal the journalistic work that goes into the team’s investigations, and highlighting some important stories that have gone uncovered in the wider media, which you need to know about.The theme music for Uncovered is Stellar Wind by Unicorn Heads which you can find on YouTube.

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Uncovered is the podcast series from National World that goes behind the headlines to give you an in-depth look at the stories that matter.On each episode Kelly Crichton will be joined by the National World reporters who are working to bring information to light and hold those in power accountable.Uncovered will reveal the journalistic work that goes into the team’s investigations, and highlighting some important stories that have gone uncovered in the wider media, which you need to know about.The theme music for Uncovered is Stellar Wind by Unicorn Heads which you can find on YouTube.

    The impact of new voter ID laws

    The impact of new voter ID laws

    In this episode of Uncovered we take a look at new legislation which requires voters to present ID at polling stations this year. Under these new rules voters across England, Scotland and Wales will need to present photo ID from a list of approved forms. Data and investigations Editor at NationalWorld Harriet Clugston has been looking at research from the Cabinet Office and as well as some Electoral Commission data to understand what the impact of his new legislation might be. Harriet also speaks to Jess Garland, Director of Policy and Research at the Electoral Reform Society campaign group, to get their take on these changes.

    • 20 min
    A closer look at Levelling Up

    A closer look at Levelling Up

    In this episode of Uncovered we take a closer look at Levelling Up and how local aurthories are being impacted by it. NationalWorld.com has recently revealed how councils across the country have spent in excess of £27million producing bids for Levelling Up funding in recent years. Despite this, many of these already cash-strapped councils will not have received a penny in funding.On this episode of Uncovered host Kelly Crichton is joined by NationalWorld's investigative reporter Ethan Shone who has written a series of articles on this topic which you can find at NationalWorld.com

    • 24 min
    Uncovered Episode 13 - a look at the new Prime Minister, Rishi Sunak

    Uncovered Episode 13 - a look at the new Prime Minister, Rishi Sunak

    As Rishi Sunak becomes the United Kingdom's Prime Minister we take a closer look at his rise to power and what may lay ahead under his premiership. On this episode of Uncovered host Kelly Crichton is joined by NationalWorld's investigative reporter Ethan Shone and digital journalist Imogen Howse.

    • 16 min
    Uncovered Episode 12 - The link between heatwaves and climate change

    Uncovered Episode 12 - The link between heatwaves and climate change

    On this episode of Uncovered, Kelly is joined by Reporter for NationalWorld Isabella Boneham, who has been looking into the connection between the recent hot weather and climate change.Climate experts Isabella has spoke to say that extreme heat in the UK is “not a one-off” and “will be the new norm”. The consensus of experts are making the link between this extreme weather and climate change. Isabella takes us through what she's learned in her investigations.

    • 14 min
    Uncovered Episode 11- Food Price Crisis

    Uncovered Episode 11- Food Price Crisis

    In this week’s episode of Uncovered Kelly speaks to Data and Investigations Editor Harriet Clugston about the food price crisis. Data shared by the Office for National Statistics is not revealing the full scale of the problem for people on lower incomes. Over the past 3 months Harriet has been tracking the price of value brands across five supermarkets; Asda, Tesco, Sainsbury’s, Morrisons and Aldi - finding many of which continue to rise in price.In the podcast we hear from Andrew Foresay, National Director of Feeding Britain about how these price hikes are affecting the poorest families in Britain.

    • 19 min
    Uncovered episode 10 - Elections Special

    Uncovered episode 10 - Elections Special

    On this special episode of Uncovered, NationalWorld’s news podcast, we look forward to the upcoming local elections. We will give you an oversight of what is happening across the country as well as a deeper dive into some of the regional areas and how the elections are set to play out.

    • 24 min

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