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Former Labour Party leader Ed Miliband and Sony Award-winning radio host Geoff Lloyd unearth big ideas that can change society for the better.


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Former Labour Party leader Ed Miliband and Sony Award-winning radio host Geoff Lloyd unearth big ideas that can change society for the better.


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    CHATTEROO #25 - Cicada Ardor

    CHATTEROO #25 - Cicada Ardor

    From Highland Park, Illinois, we're joined by our cicada correspondent, who's keeping watch for the first dual emergence in 221 years. Plus, we find out more about this phenomenon with entomologist Professor Dave Bilton.
    Bigger than the beetles - more about Dave: https://www.plymouth.ac.uk/staff/david-bilton
    Emerge in the Chatteroo inbox: chat@cheerfulpodcast.com

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    • 30 min
    CHATTEROO #24 - with Lauren Child

    CHATTEROO #24 - with Lauren Child

    Lauren Child (former Children's Laureate/creator of Charlie & Lola, Clarice Bean and Ruby Redfort) joins the Chatteroo.
    Buy Lauren's new Clarice Bean book, 'Smile': https://uk.bookshop.org/p/books/smile-lauren-child/7462273?ean=9780008285548

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    • 33 min
    CHATTEROO #23 WILL HUTTON - This Time No Mistakes

    CHATTEROO #23 WILL HUTTON - This Time No Mistakes

    Political economist and writer, Will Hutton joins the Chatteroo to talk about his new book, 'This Time No Mistakes: How to Remake Britain', and its parallels with his mid-90s bestseller, 'The State We're In'.
    Buy Will's book: https://www.bloomsbury.com/uk/this-time-no-mistakes-9781804549407/
    Email us: chat@cheerfulpodcast.com

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    • 27 min
    CHATTEROO #22

    CHATTEROO #22

    Vegetarian escalope at the Paris Olympics, energy nerds, The Boring Phone, Mid TV and your correspondence.
    Join the Chatteroo! Email us with thoughts, questions and any fodder: chat@cheerfulpodcast.com

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    • 34 min
    CHATTEROO #21 England: Seven Myths That Changed a Country - And How To Set Them Straight

    CHATTEROO #21 England: Seven Myths That Changed a Country - And How To Set Them Straight

    Just in time for St George's Day, former Mili-gang members Marc Stears & Tom Baldwin join the Chatteroo to talk about their excellent new book 'England: Seven Myths That Changed a Country - And How To Set Them Straight'
    Treat yourself to a copy - you deserve it! https://www.bloomsbury.com/uk/england-9781526646231/
    Email us: chat@cheerfulpodcast.com


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    • 42 min
    CHATTEROO #20

    CHATTEROO #20

    Climate litigation in the 26 Cantons, the sense of smell in a digital world, Ed turns quizmaster, and your email.
    Throw us a chatty bone! What would you like to hear in the Chatteroo? chat@cheerfulpodcast.com
    PENGUINS: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4PwDFddpo4c
    CAN A WILD ANIMAL MAKE YOUR HOUSE FEEL LIKE A HOME? https://science.anu.edu.au/news-events/news/can-wild-animal-make-your-house-feel-home?fbclid=PAAabIRLX2FP_IHykx-YjF75F2coLxbwYKDJv4U5NnMndw17bYa7qfcaQuxmQ_aem_AafVJaTzSreellMoKrLQZJrh5JYYNqpKYdJ7oZuPtj2iOQkJvm5zEvgI30s13GX9XTE

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    • 27 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
87 Ratings

87 Ratings

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Brightens the day

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