By Amy Jones
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Do you want a show that brings you comment on topics you've always wondered about or items in the news? Then look no further! Amy Talks has guests from these headline-grabbing industries and beyond. Be sure to subscribe for more.
||Clean#14:||Have you ever wondered how to change your situation and be happier? Podcaster and journalist Maura Sweeney provides advice for just this problem and more, including her favourite quotes, what her work involves and how to stay positive with 24/7 negative||26 11 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#13: About Testing Drugs at Music Festivals (Interview with Chris Brady, Harm Reduction Worker at The Loop)||Drugs are rife at music festivals, and Chris Brady’s job is to go to festivals and test what people are taking. We discuss what has been found in these samples, the public attitude to drug users and more. Links mentioned in the episode: – Good News||8 11 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#12: About Unrealistic Beauty Standards||In this episode, I explore unrealistic beauty standards, including Instagram and the pressure to be beautiful, as well as the bizarre trend of people getting surgery to look like their selfies. Links mentioned in the show: – Good News Story (via Good||5 11 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#11: About Celebrating Christmas Every Day (Interview with Andy Park, AKA Mr Christmas)||Ever dreamed you could celebrate Christmas every day? Andy Park is living that dream, by celebrating Christmas 365 days a year for the last 25 years. He joins me to discuss his daily routine, potentially ending his festive celebrations and having celebr||11 10 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#10: About Being Transgender (Interview with Lucas Parker from ITV’s Transformation Street)||ITV’s Transformation Street was an educational documentary for everyone. I interview one of the subjects of the show, Lucas Parker, about his transition from female to male, starting on hormones, the lovely people of the London Transgender Clinic and||27 7 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#9: About What It’s Like To Be A Twin (Interview with my sister Sarah Jones)||Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be a twin? Well I interview my twin sister Sarah and feed your curiosity, whilst also discussing whether books and movies portray the 3% of the population that are twins accurately. Links mentioned in the show:||5 7 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#8: About Having Anxiety||In this episode of Amy Talks, I discuss an issue that affects everyone at some point in their lives – anxiety. For some, it can be a driving test or exam that fills them with fear, for others it’s a very debilitating condition that has a massive eff||31 5 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#7: About My Favourite Conspiracy Theories||Conspiracy theories are all the rage at the moment – is Paul McCartney really dead? Who is Lil Miquela? I explore these mysteries and more as they’re very fascinating to me (even if I don’t always believe them!). Which ones are your favourites? Be||15 5 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#6: About Being A Broadcast Journalist (Interview with ITV News’ Europe Editor, James Mates)||Having worked at ITN for over 35 years, ITV News’ current Europe Editor has certainly experienced a lot in the name of news journalism. I quiz him about taking his entire family abroad, reporting on the election of Nelson Mandela and the internet’s||19 4 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#5: About Drawing Celebrities (Interview with Chibi Village artist Hann Fernee)||Artist Hann Fernee is known for her drawings on Instagram, but where does she get her inspiration for chibi drawings that get her noticed by her favourite people? She speaks to me about this and more, including what it’s like to be on Catfish: The TV||14 4 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#4: About Mental Health Awareness (Interview with Kristin Walker)||Mental health is a big awareness topic at the moment, as more and more people come forward with their stories of how it has affected them or someone they know. As a behavioural health practitioner of more than 20 years, Kristin Walker knows all about ho||5 4 2018||Free||View in iTunes|