Saturday Breakfast with Penny Smith

 News, the arts and all the gossip. Wake up with Penny Smith every Saturday.

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Tom Walker on his success as Jonathan Pie, new book, and political events

Jonathan Pie: 'Brexit is going to be a shambles, so let Theresa May get on with it'

Jonathan Pie: 'Brexit's going to be a shambles, so let Theresa May handle it'

The actor, known for his work as opinionated reporter Jonathan Pie, popped by the studio for a chat with Penny Smith

Friday, October 6, 2017

Friday, October 6, 2017

'The moment I get an Oscar nuclear armageddon will occur', says Jonathan Pie

'The moment I get an Oscar nuclear armageddon will occur', says Jonathan Pie

'The moment I get an Oscar nuclear armageddon will occur', says Jonathan Pie

Jonathan Pie says Donald Trump and Brexit has done more his his career than he ever has

Friday, April 7, 2017

Friday, April 7, 2017

DJ Trevor Nelson joins Penny Smith to discuss how the music industry has changed over time

DJ Trevor Nelson joins Penny Smith to discuss how the music industry has changed over time

DJ Trevor Nelson on how the music industry has changed over time

Trevor Nelson tells Penny Smith that he finds the charts dull now, as there is no real competition between artists

Monday, March 27, 2017

Monday, March 27, 2017

Kerensa Jennings reveals details on her debut novel 'Seas Of Snow'

Kerensa Jennings reveals details of her debut novel 'Seas Of Snow'

Kerensa Jennings reveals details of her debut novel 'Seas Of Snow'

The writer and TV producer swung by the studio to discuss her new book with Penny Smith

Monday, March 20, 2017

Monday, March 20, 2017

Penny Smith hears of how joining a choir could help to rehabilitate offenders

Penny Smith hears how joining a choir could help rehabilitate offenders

Penny Smith hears how joining a choir could help rehabilitate offenders

The team behind Choirs Beating Time - a charity to stop offenders from repeating crimes - swung by the studio to explain how the charity works

Chloe Brotheridge on her new book The Anxiety Solution: A Quieter Mind, a Calmer You

Chloe Brotheridge on her new book 'The Anxiety Solution: A Quieter Mind, a Calmer You'

Chloe Brotheridge on her book The Anxiety Solution: A Quieter Mind, a Calmer You

The author and trained psychiatrist popped by the studio for a chat with Penny Smith

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Emily Barr chats about her new book 'The One Memory of Flora Banks'

Emily Barr chats about her new book 'The One Memory of Flora Banks'

Emily Barr chats about her new book 'The One Memory of Flora Banks'

The author popped by the studio for a chat with Penny Smith

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Penny Smith learns more about the Women of the World Festival

International Women's Day 2017: Penny Smith learns more about the Women of the World Festival

Penny Smith learns more about the Women of the World Festival

Hannah Witton, Melanie Eusebe and Catherine Mayer came onto talkRADIO to share more details about the event at the Southbank Centre

'I like books which like to do something different' - Julianne Pachico on her new book 'The Lucky Ones'

'I like books that do something different' - Julianne Pachico on her new book 'The Lucky Ones' and her career

Julianne Pachico on her new book 'The Lucky Ones' and her career

The author popped by the studio for a chat with Penny Smith

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Kit Wharton speaks to Penny Smith about his new book Emergency Admissions

Kit Wharton speaks to Penny Smith about his new book Emergency Admissions

Kit Wharton speaks to Penny Smith about his new book Emergency Admissions

The author swung by the studio for a chat about his book

Monday, February 20, 2017

Monday, February 20, 2017

Penny Smith's book club: Kimberley Chambers on her book 'Backstabber'

Penny Smith's Book Club: Kimberley Chambers on her book 'Backstabber'

Penny Smith's Book Club: Kimberley Chambers on her book 'Backstabber'

The best-selling author Kimberley Chambers popped into the studio for a chat with Penny Smith

Monday, January 23, 2017

Monday, January 23, 2017

Penny Smith's book club: Jane Fallon on her book My Sweet Revenge

Ricky Gervais' partner Jane Fallon discusses her new book My Sweet Revenge with Penny Smith

Penny Smith's book club: Jane Fallon on her book My Sweet Revenge

The best-selling author popped by the studio for a chat with Penny Smith

Monday, January 16, 2017

Monday, January 16, 2017

Penny Smith's book club: Simon Mayo on his novel 'Blame'

Penny Smith's book club: Simon Mayo on his novel 'Blame'

Penny Smith's book club: Simon Mayo on his novel 'Blame'

The broadcaster entered the Saturday Breakfast book club.

Monday, September 19, 2016

Monday, September 19, 2016

'There's a lot of similarities between Antarctica and space flight', doctor Beth Healey reveals more about space research in Antarctica

'Antarctica is the perfect place to study space'

'Antarctica is the perfect place to study space'

European Space Agency researcher Beth Healey talks us through her experience in the freezing cold of Antarctica

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

Recipe of the Day in association with Encona - Lentil Vadas

Recipe of the Day in association with Encona - Lentil Vadas

Tune in to Penny Smith on Saturday mornings from 8am to hear a new recipe each week

Monday, August 1, 2016

Monday, August 1, 2016

Recipe of the Day in association with Encona - Masala Dosa

Recipe of the Day in association with Encona - Masala Dosa

Recipe of the Day in association with Encona - Masala Dosa

Tune in to Penny Smith on Saturday mornings from 8am to hear a new recipe each week

Monday, July 18, 2016

Monday, July 18, 2016

Recipe of the Day in association with Encona - Surf & Turf

Recipe of the Day in association with Encona - Surf and Turf

Recipe of the Day in association with Encona - Surf and Turf

Tune in to Penny Smith on Saturday mornings from 8am to hear the Recipe of the Day in association with Encona

Monday, July 11, 2016

Monday, July 11, 2016

Recipe of the Day in association with Encona - Paella

Recipe of the Day in association with Encona - Paella

Tune in to Penny Smith on Saturday mornings from 8am to hear the Recipe of the Day in association with Encona

Thursday, July 7, 2016

Thursday, July 7, 2016

Recipe of the Day in association with Encona - Poke

Recipe of the Day in association with Encona - Poke

Tune in to Penny Smith on Saturday mornings from 8am to hear the Recipe of the Day in association with Encona

Monday, July 4, 2016

Monday, July 4, 2016

Recipe of the Day in association with Encona - Refried Beans

Recipe of the Day in association with Encona - Refried Beans

Recipe of the Day in association with Encona - Refried Beans

Tune in to Penny Smith on Saturday mornings from 8am to hear the Recipe of the Day in association with Encona.

Sunday, July 3, 2016

Sunday, July 3, 2016

Recipe of the Day in association with Encona - Pulled Pork Buns

Recipe of the Day in association with Encona - Pulled Pork Buns

Tune in to Penny Smith on Saturday mornings from 8am to hear the Recipe of the Day in association with Encona