Launch of local snooker coaching scheme

http://media.blubrry.com/sirenfm/p/media.sirenonline.co.uk/audio/secole/SNOOKERCOACHING.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 8:32 — 7.8MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSA new coaching scheme available to people of all ages and abilities will soon start in the centre of Lincoln. Lincoln Snooker Club will be opening its doors earlier on Saturday mornings next month to give you the opportunity to learn and or practice the sport. Sebastian…

King John at the LPAC

Whilst we are celebrating 800 years of the Magna Carta, the story of one of its signatories is being told at the Lincoln Performing Arts Centre this Wednesday. William Shakespeare’s King John, which is one of his least performed plays, is being interpreted by drama students of the University of Lincoln. I spoke to Mary-Jane,…

Tipping Point Review

http://media.blubrry.com/sirenfm/p/media.sirenonline.co.uk/audio/secole/TIPPINGPOINTREVIEW.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 4:46 — 4.4MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSSiren FM’s theatre Critic, Henry Deighton, brings you a review of the stellar circus performance ‘Tipping Point’ which was shown at the Lincoln Drill Hall Auditorium on November the 18th to the 21st by returning theatre company Ockham’s Razor. You can check out the full review on the…

Gone To The Dogs on Siren FM

A regular presence on the Lincoln music scene for the past few years, Gone To The Dogs are a lively trio that seek inspirations from their different cultural backgrounds: Irish, Scottish and English. Two of their members, Andrew Sutherland and Daithi O Geanainn spoke to Drivetime presenter Sebastian Edgington-Cole and played a couple of their tracks from…

“We’re always thankful to anyone who supports the school” St Francis receives another donation

http://media.blubrry.com/sirenfm/p/media.sirenonline.co.uk/audio/secole/STFRANCIS.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 5:59 — 5.5MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSAs previously reported here, St Francis School, based in Lincoln, recently received a £350 donation raised at a local snooker competition. The school hopes to spend the money on sensory equipment for their special needs pupils. To find out more about what the donation means to the…

Balls potted for charity

On Sunday 18 October 2015 Lincoln Snooker Club hosted the President’s Cup competition, to raise money for St Francis School. 16 players played 15 matches throughout the day, and raised £350 for the local school. I went along to the event and talked to those involved. You can hear my full piece on the link…

Children learning to use a tablet before they learn their ABCs

http://media.blubrry.com/sirenfm/p/media.sirenonline.co.uk/audio/secole/HONEY.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 7:57 — 7.3MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSNew figures released by HomeHalo reveal that children younger than eight years old are already mastering technology including tablets and mobile phones, before they can even read. A poll of Netmums subscribers revealed that 2.1 million UK households now have eight or more gadgets that are accessible…