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-15th April 2015

In this weeks show Leo reads ‘World Wars’ taken from Your Call Magazine,Sheila reads an article about the first female band leader Ivy Benson,Cliff reads an extract from ‘John & George’ the dog that changed my life,Leo reads Jimmy Young’s final article for the Sunday Express and Dave reports on the Fun Day at the Resource Centre for the Blind. All this plus plus the usual mix of news, sport, what’s on, outlook for living, outlook on life and postbag.

Show presenters: Sandra

Show Editor : Nigel

Studio Technician : Christine

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Previous Weeks Listening

Coventry Talking Newspaper-8th April 2015

In this weeks show Leo talks about a pioneer bicycle designer, Ann has been on  a learning holiday in Bournemouth, Sue has some interesting facts about tea and Dave reports on the recent CRCB anniversary dinner. All this plus plus the usual mix of news, sport, what’s on, outlook for living, outlook on life and postbag. Show […]

Coventry Talking Newspaper-1st April 2015

In this weeks show Sheila reads “Deadlier than the male”,  we have part 3 of Edwina’s series about a Jane Austin tour, Cliff talks about Dogs & their owners, Dave  visited Grimsby and we conclude the show with an Easter message. All this plus plus the usual mix of news, sport, what’s on, outlook for […]

Coventry Talking Newspaper-25th March 2015

In this weeks show Leo reads Did You Know,an article taken from Chatterbox , we have part 2 of Edwina’s series about a Jane Austin tour, Sheila tells us about the National Shopping Basket used to calculate inflation,Dave reports on a Monday Club outing to the Age UK Activity Day and we end with an […]

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Weather for Coventry

Clear
Tuesday 04/210%
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Mostly sunny. High 64F. Winds NE at 5 to 10 mph.
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Wednesday 04/220%
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Except for a few afternoon clouds, mainly sunny. High 63F. Winds ENE at 10 to 15 mph.
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Morning clouds will give way to sunshine for the afternoon. High 62F. Winds light and variable.
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Showers early, becoming a steady rain later in the day. High 59F. Winds SSW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 90%. Rainfall around a quarter of an inch.
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Sunshine and clouds mixed. High 54F. Winds WNW at 10 to 20 mph.