The Talking Newspaper Coventry

This is the website for the talking newspaper for Coventry. We provide free audio content for the blind and visually impaired in Coventry and Warwickshire. Featuring news from local papers, information, council updates, what's on and local sport. To obtain a copy of our weekly audio program on audio cassette or memory stick, click on the contact us option at the top of this page. Our audio is also available from itunes, smart phone apps and from this web site.

Coventry Talking Newspaper Latest Audio

Coventry talking Newspaper–27th May 2015

In this weeks show Leo reads part two from a piece by Clare Campbell about animals under fire during WW2, Sue  reads an article about a century of British Policewomen,Coventry Polar Explorer Mark Wood tells of his Incredible Adventures, Leo reads a short story to motivate you and finally we hear of some important changes in eye care which start on 3rd June 2015. All this plus plus the usual mix of news, sport, what’s on, outlook for living, outlook on life and postbag.

Show presenters: Margaret & Eric

Show Editor : Nigel

Studio Technician : Christine

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Previous Weeks Listening

Coventry Talking Newspaper-20th May 2015

In this weeks show Leo reads an extract from a piece by Clare Campbell about animals under fire during WW2, Dorothy reads an article about frozen pilots, Cliff has some thoughts about DIY, Sue concludes the piece about the last Princess of Cambridge and Dave reports on a tour of the National Guide dog Breeding Centre. All […]

Coventry Talking Newspaper-13th May 2015

In this weeks show Sue reads part one of Last Princess of Cambridge, Hugh talks about an incident in Old Trafford, Leo reags on Owning a pet, Stan plays his new keyboard keyboard and Cliff reflects on how others see us. All this plus plus the usual mix of news, sport, what’s on, outlook for living, outlook on life and […]

Coventry Talking Newspaper-6th May 2015

In this weeks show Leo reads an article about the only woman to receive the VC, Cliff tells us about the introduction of the driving test,Sara Cox and her pooch are on a mission is read by Sue and Dave reports on the celebrations for St.George’s Day by the Coventry Mummers. All this plus plus the […]

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Cloudy with occasional rain showers. High 56F. Winds SSE at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 40%.