| By: N Quentin Woolf

Londonist Out Loud: A Podcast For London, 12 August 2011


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

News and Views
Londonist Out Loud is presented and produced by N Quentin Woolf.  In the studio with him this week…

The guests tackle recent London news, dominated by riots and looting. Other stories include Boris' war on the plastic bag, redeveloping Broadgate, and the naming of five new London areas in the Olympic Park. Jonathan and Rog also highlight some of the issues currently affecting the local areas they represent, as well as discussing their very different styles of covering local news and politics.

Londonist Out Loud Extra has further coverage of the riots, including an interview with a Hackney locksmith.

3-Minute History
In the first of a two-part feature, Lucy Inglis of Georgian London takes a timely look at the Gordon Riots of 1780.

Things to do in London
NQW rounds up the latest shows, exhibitions and other happenings around town.

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