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.

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Coventry Talking Newspaper-29th August 2014

In this weeks show Leo reads an exerpt from “Shakespeare & the Countess” by Chris Laoutais, Cliff reads an article about teenage memories, Madcap fundraiser Stuart Kettell talks to the Monday Club, Sue reads Nigel Burke’s tongue-in-cheek “Warm up rituals for woes of winter” and Dave and Graham visit Liverpool Cathedral. All this plus the usual mix of news, sport, what’s on, outlook for living and postbag.

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Coventry Talking Newspaper-22nd October 2014

In this weeks show Leo reads an article about ‘The brutal murder of a city mum’, Sue interviews David East about abseiling down the Coventry Cathedral, Stuart Kettell talks to the Monday club about his find raising attempts, Edwina tells us about a shaggy dog story, and Dave reports on the tempin bowling challenge. All […]

Coventry Talking Newspaper-15th October 2014

In this weeks show Leo reads an article about ‘The Last Mitford sister’,Anik tells us about ways to keep warm this winter,Bob tells us about his holiday in Buckinghamshire,Dave reports on a concert for MS and we finish with an Outlook on Life with Cliff. All this plus the usual mix of news, sport, what’s […]

Coventry Talking Newspaper-8th October 2014

In this weeks show Dorothy reads the final part of “A Memoir of wartime childhood”, Dave talks to the inventor of crosswords for the blind on computer, there’s a piece abou the Graet Fire of London and Sue talks to the Dean of Coventry Cathedral about his forthcoming abseiling experience. All this plus the usual mix of news, […]

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Weather for Coventry

Partly Cloudy
Thursday 10/3010%
Partly Cloudy
Skies clearing overnight. Lows overnight in the mid 50s.
Partly Cloudy
Friday 10/3110%
Partly Cloudy
Intervals of clouds and sunshine. Warm. High 68F. Winds S at 10 to 15 mph.
Chance of Rain
Saturday 11/0130%
Chance of Rain
A shower or two around the area in the morning, then partly cloudy in the afternoon. High 58F. Winds SSW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 30%.
Chance of Rain
Sunday 11/0230%
Chance of Rain
A shower or two possible early with partly cloudy skies in the afternoon. High 56F. Winds SW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 30%.
Partly Cloudy
Monday 11/0310%
Partly Cloudy
Cloudy skies early will become partly cloudy later in the day. High around 50F. Winds SSW at 10 to 20 mph.
Chance of Rain
Tuesday 11/0450%
Chance of Rain
Mostly sunny in the morning. Increasing clouds with showers later in the day. High 49F. Winds NE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50%.