Episode 10

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22nd Jun 2020

A Quarantini with Cllr Cleo Lake

This week we share a Quarantini with Cleo Lake - one of Bristol's Green Party Councillors, Bristol’s former Lord Mayor and ambassador for Bristol’s African-Caribbean culture! She talks about her views for positive change and how her projects have been affected by the lockdown...

We celebrate Refugee Week, Windrush Day and the summer Solstice, plus of course we bring you our usual round up from Bristol, UK and around the world.

Music:

Celebrating Sanctuary at Home : Servo & Family

Lark Ascending, Ralph Vaughan Williams

Hosts: Melissa Chemam and Pommy Harmar

Producer: Pommy Harmar

Opening & closing music: Hot Flu, The Old Bones Collective

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About the Podcast

The Quarantini
A refreshing cocktail mix of ingenious and creative responses to Coronavirus together with a dash of the unexpected..
The Quarantini is a refreshing cocktail mix of ingenious and creative responses to Coronavirus. It combines interviews, a weekly round up of exciting ideas dreamed up by people from across the globe, together with a dash of the unexpected. It will charm, excite and inform you and all served up by hosts Pommy Harmar and Melissa Chemam!

About your hosts

Pommy Harmar

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Freelance journalist, radio producer, podcaster and walker, Pommy has been working in radio since 2013.

Melissa Chemam

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Journalist, reporter and writer for online/magazines/radio (BBC, CBC, DW), writer in residence at the Arnolfini gallery, Melissa also worked on films as a researcher and is a journalism lecturer. She has been based in Prague, Miami, London, Paris, Nairobi and Bristol, UK, travelled from Italy to Haiti, via Tunisia, Liberia, South Africa, India, Mexico, Niger, Turkey, Iraq... She has been working in radio since 2008 and in podcasting since 2018.