52 grids. 2 men. 1 map. No clue. Paul Tyler and Jonny Haw explore the City of Lincoln by visiting 52 randomly selected grid squares from the AtoZ map and making a programme about each one.

Lincoln AtoZ Podcast: Ab3 Newland/Brayford Wharf North

http://media.blubrry.com/sirenfm/p/lincolnatoz.podbean.com/mf/web/9gj47t/Ab3NewlandPodcast_mixdown.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 45:54 — 21.0MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSThis week we’re back in the city centre, in the area around Newland and Brayford Wharf North, where Paul and Jonny are pleased to find that students haven’t changed too much since their day despite the worrying presence of a gym, and enjoy a trendy Japanese beer…

Lincoln AtoZ Podcast: L09 West End

http://media.blubrry.com/sirenfm/p/lincolnatoz.podbean.com/mf/web/9cbgfp/L09WestEndPodcast_mixdown.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 48:05 — 22.0MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSThis week we’re in Producer Jonny’s beloved ‘hood – Lincoln’s West End – and whilst Jonny can’t resist his customary moan about PVC windows and cars, he quickly wins Paul round to the manifest merits of the area.  We also hear from Simon Fitch about West End Lights,…

Lincoln AtoZ Podcast: Db5 Pelham Bridge

http://media.blubrry.com/sirenfm/p/lincolnatoz.podbean.com/mf/web/qmbav/Db5PelhamPodcast_mixdown.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 45:01 — )Subscribe: Android | RSSThis week we visit the graffiti-ridden, wee-smelling concrete carbunkle that is Pelham Bridge where we lament the streets that were flattened to build this 50s flyover. Jonny questions why, 55 years after it opened, drivers are still moaning about the railway crossings which it was supposed to…

Lincoln AtoZ Podcast: F15 Swanholme

http://media.blubrry.com/sirenfm/p/lincolnatoz.podbean.com/mf/web/7fgyb/F15HartsholmePodcast_mixdown.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 38:53 — 17.8MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSThis week we head to Hartsholme Country Park and the Swanholme Nature Reserve, where the news that grass snakes and adders have been spotted sends the ophidiophobic Jonny into a panic, while Paul’s more bothered by the geese. We also hear some childhood reminiscences of the area…

Lincoln AtoZ Podcast: C09 Skellingthorpe

http://media.blubrry.com/sirenfm/p/lincolnatoz.podbean.com/mf/web/9mjpsk/C09SkellyPodcast.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 39:17 — 18.0MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSThis week we once again head out of town, to the exceedingly well-equipped Skellingthorpe – less than half a mile from the Birchwood estate but a very different ambiance, prompting us to question whether public money always goes to the right places. We also stumble across some…

Lincoln AtoZ Podcast: K19 Brant Road, Lowfields

http://media.blubrry.com/sirenfm/p/lincolnatoz.podbean.com/mf/web/cgycae/K19LowfieldsPodcast_mixdown.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 41:42 — 19.1MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSThis week we visit Producer Jonny’s childhood ‘hood, Brant Road, where we learn about his love of lego and curly wurlys, and his life on the road as The Littlest Hobo.  Meanwhile, Paul and Jonny are caught peeping on the current occupants of Jonny’s childhood home and…

Lincoln AtoZ Podcast: G08 Fossdyke Cycleway

http://media.blubrry.com/sirenfm/p/lincolnatoz.podbean.com/mf/web/aauxea/G08Podcast_mixdown.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 48:52 — 22.4MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSThis week is all about transport as we visit a grid square where road, rail, canal and cycleway intersect.  Having thrashed Jonny on the Skelly Straight cycle challenge, Paul reveals his rock & roll past and is shocked to discover Jonny’s criminal tendencies.  Paul and Jonny then…

Lincoln AtoZ Podcast: R14 Canwick Pits

http://media.blubrry.com/sirenfm/p/lincolnatoz.podbean.com/mf/web/g68twp/R14CanwickPitsPodcast2.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 37:57 — 17.4MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSThis week we venture up Canwick Hill to an area alongside Lincoln Road which apparently contains Canwick Pits.  At least, that’s what our map tells us – but we were once again thwarted by fences and “keep out” signs, leading Jonny to speculate what the authorities might…

Lincoln AtoZ Podcast: K13 Sir Francis Hill School

http://media.blubrry.com/sirenfm/p/lincolnatoz.podbean.com/mf/web/38qzmx/K13FrancisHillPodcast.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 42:49 — 29.4MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSThis week, Paul & Jonny visit Sir Francis Hill School and the surrounding area, where Paul looks back on his idilic childhood and reveals his part in getting golf banned near Tritton Road.  A house proudly displaying an England flag leads us to muse over the meaning…

Lincoln AtoZ Podcast: W18 Branston Old Hall

http://media.blubrry.com/sirenfm/p/lincolnatoz.podbean.com/mf/web/j9ivxk/W18BranstonOldHallpodcast_mixdown.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 46:46 — 32.1MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSThis week we schlep out to Branston to stare at big iron gates and high walls in the area around Branston Old Hall. The discovery of an orchard in the grid prompts the first and probably last editions of Jonny’s new quiz A Question Of Apples. Meanwhile,…