Londonist Out Loud: A Podcast For London, 2 July 2012

Persepolis shop in Peckham

Welcome to the latest episode of Londonist Out Loud, a podcast about London. You can listen in-browser, or subscribe via iTunes or RSS.

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Londonist Out Loud is presented and produced by N Quentin Woolf. This week’s show comes from Persepolis, an Asian food shop in Peckham.

The guests this week are:

  • Sally Butcher, owner of Persepolis, author of two cook books and Londonist contributor
  • Colin Davey, qualified City of London guide and Westminster guide

The guests discuss their own projects as well as recent London news and features. Today’s topics include the north versus south debate, missile protection for the Olympics, the proposed Formula 1 race for central London, the pressure on shops during the Olympics, the roll-out of ping pong tables around the city, the intricacies of being a tour guide, the inauguration of the Shard and proposed Thames crossings. The guests also take part in the usual historical quiz.

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