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Newcastle Witches podcast

In a new podcast, Newcastle’s 17th-century witch trials shed light on a long-forgotten part of its history.

This podcast, produced by Newcastle and Gateshead-based film company Candle & Bell, explores NewcNewcastle’sk history of witchcraft. When Maria Caruana Galizia and assistant producer Caitlin Bramwell discovered that they were both fascinated by medieval tales of witchcraft, they decided to research NewcNewcastle’story.
Thirty women in the region were accused of witchcraft during the Newcastle Witch Trials between 1649 and 1650. Twenty-seven were convicted before 15 women, and one man was executed on the Town Moor.

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Podcast series to focus on Africa’s accelerator, incubator scene

A three-part podcast series will be released in July by Disrupt Africa, analysing the continent’s accelerator and incubator space, discussing its impact, exploring niches, and looking at its future. Recently, Disrupt Podcast has released a number of focused series, including ones on venture capital and e-commerce, as well as the regular “The month in VC” […]

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One Big Question Podcast

Gregory L. Fenves has spent nearly four decades in higher education and still has an almost obsessive interest in learning. At Emory, he is surrounded by some of the world’s most brilliant minds. They suggested Greg get a microphone and some gear and ask Emory experts about society, the future, and the challenges we face, […]

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“Revolutionary War Rarities.”

 In the Tennessee Valley, a group has brought an old story to a new audience on a new platform. The podcast ‘Revolutionary War Rarities’ is a brand new one, and it was produced by two members of the Tennessee Valley chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution. Newcastle Witches podcast Four-Star Stories Podcast

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