| By: N Quentin Woolf

Londonist Out Loud: A Podcast for London, 14 May 2012

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. This week’s show comes from the Foundling Museum in Bloomsbury, which tells the story of the first hospital for abandoned children.

His guests this week are:

The guests discuss recent London news and features, including the results of the mayoral elections, the history of the Foundling Museum, the 'ingredients' of a good museum, the Love London Museums website, William the Conqueror's castles, London's population growth, and the usual historical quiz.

Caro Howell, Director of the Foundling Museum, takes NQW for a tour of the museum's latest exhibition on the Vauxhall Pleasure Gardens (see picture).

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