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LAPodcast (Local Anaesthetic Podcast) - The Most Trusted Name in Local News

The most trusted name in local news: Local Anaesthetic is a podcast exploring strange and funny local stories from across the UK (and occasionally the world...) including listener submitted contributions.
Listeners can submit stories via FacebookTwitter or e-mail:

Jun 11, 2021

Stories this week include:

  • The mullet is finally outlawed (in North Korea).
  • Urban vigilante 'Trumpman' apprehended mid-defecation.
  • Chinese zoo delightedly announce majority of escaped leopards recaptured.
  • Noah's Ark impounded by coastguard after being deemed unseaworthy.

We're through the looking glass here,...

May 27, 2021

Stories this week include:

  • Hilarious Daesh-themed prank falls foul of the PC brigade
  • Meathead eats raw meat
  • Birthday fanatic unmasked by girlfriend union
  • Police investigate cyberterrorist attack by breakaway faction of the Women's Institution

Alex tells his pirate anecdote again...


May 5, 2021

Stories this week include:

  • NHS denies hiring medieval plague doctors as precautionary measure.
  • Former England manager indebted to Beatles duo for aiding escape from Australia.
  • Patrons of Kid Rock's bar left covered in faeces once again.
  • Daring 4mph narrow boat chase foiled by meddling police officer.

We're back...

Apr 15, 2021

This is the end. My only friend, the end...

Alex and Rob explore the bizarre and wonderful world of human curiosity that is Yahoo Answers (RIP).

Contact us in the usual ways: 



Apr 8, 2021

Stories this week include:

  • QAnon-promoting Scientologist lands Farage for new 'legitimate' business venture.
  • Police celebrating delectable drug haul crushed by shock discovery.
  • Fly-tipping of used sex dolls threatens to overwhelm local police force.
  • Body shop manager greases up former employee and aims...