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Alex and Rob cast an irreverent eye over local news from their respective home towns.

Listeners can submit stories from their local area to:lapodcast.net@gmail.com 

Stories this week include:

  • Breath organs across Swindon untangle after nightclub shuts.
  • Fined takeaway owner claims specialist order requested mouse droppings on pizza.
  • Local Editor raves at potential racism levelled at 'special' ginger friend.
  • Used papier-mâché 'love' donkey becomes inadvertent star of Christmas mystery story.

Also revealed: Rob sings...

Direct download: LA44.mp3
Category:Comedy/News -- posted at: 8:22am EST
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Alex and Rob cast an irreverent eye over local news from their respective home towns.

Listeners can submit stories from their local area to:lapodcast.net@gmail.com 

Stories this week include:

  • Local roundabout deprived of Christmas magic after council cock-up.
  • Charitable extreme bowls tournament to be held in swimming baths.
  • Forgetful driver leaves passengers on bus.
  • Fame hungry couple contrive convoluted fox attack hoax.

Also revealed: The Christmas Competition reaches crisis point.

Direct download: la43.mp3
Category:Comedy/News -- posted at: 4:26pm EST
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Alex and Rob cast an irreverent eye over local news from their respective home towns.

Listeners can submit stories from their local area to:lapodcast.net@gmail.com 

Stories this week include:

  • Swindon awarded coveted Cleanest Fountain accolade after mischievous prank. 
  • Victim blames one-legged criminal for Atheism. 
  • Council apologises after off-hand comment from local resident accidentally leads to formation of first clown school in town. 
  • Lord of the Rings character caught with stolen wedding photo. 

Also revealed: Alex imitates a chainsaw.

Direct download: LA42.mp3
Category:Comedy/News -- posted at: 2:24pm EST
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Alex and Rob cast an irreverent eye over local news from their respective home towns.

Listeners can submit stories from their local area to:lapodcast.net@gmail.com 

Stories this week include:

  • Forgettable wedding guest denies destroying pine tree. 
  • Woman attacked by killer mould. 
  • Local idiot finds idiotic letter in a bottle. 
  • Final curtain falls on career of beloved local journalist. 

Also revealed: Alex's Spurious Sandwich Anecdote.

Direct download: LA41.mp3
Category:Comedy/News -- posted at: 11:29am EST
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