Podcasts

Table Talk with Skye McAlpine – plus a limoncello syllabub recipe

The Sunday Times columnist and cookbook author sits down with Lara and Live to discuss her favourite dishes.

20 Jul 2020

Table talk with Rory Sutherland – plus a breakfast kedgeree recipe

The Spectator’s ‘Wiki Man’ columnist shares the dishes and cuisines that have influenced him most.

30 Jun 2020

That’s Life with Leo Kearse

The award-winning Scottish comedian joins us for a sideways look at the news.

23 Jun 2020

Table Talk with Greta Bellamacina, plus a lamb vindaloo recipe

The actress and poet talks about her favourite Indian restaurant and what it was like on the Harry Potter set.

15 Jun 2020

Podcast: Table Talk with Rhik Samadder (plus a blueberry pancakes recipe)

Food writer Rhik Samadder shares how he grew up on frozen pancakes and we show you how to cook your own from scratch.

2 Jun 2020

Podcast: That’s Life with Vanity von Glow

The outspoken drag queen joins us for a sideways look at what’s been going on in the news.

1 Jun 2020

That’s Life with Toby Young

Social commentator Toby Young joins Spectator Life’s satirists to take a sideways look at the news.

7 May 2020

That’s Life with Andrew Doyle

Spectator Life’s satirical writers take a sideways look at the news with Titania McGrath creator Andrew Doyle.

2 Apr 2020

That’s Life with Julia Hartley-Brewer

The journalist and TalkRadio host joins us for a sideways look at the news agenda.

18 Feb 2020

That’s Life with comedian Konstantin Kisin

Are we witnessing the end of woke-ism and why did the public love Laurence Fox on Question Time? Konstantin joins Spectator Life’s satirists Andy Shaw and Benedict Spence for a sideways look at the news.

29 Jan 2020

Table Talk with Mark Diacono

Mark Diancono talks to Lara and Olivia about how he turned 17 acres of land into a farm producing Szechuan peppers, mulberries and more.

25 Jan 2020

Podcast: Table Talk with Prue Leith

Prue Leith on the worst cake she ever made, why she hates washing up, and what she takes away from The Great British Bake Off

8 Jan 2020

Podcast: Table Talk with Kate Young

Kate Young is a food writer and chef, whose cookbooks take recipe inspiration from literary classics, recreating favourite dishes of Harry Potter, Sherlock Holmes, and more

6 Jan 2020

Table Talk: with Max Pemberton

The Daily Mail columnist and medical doctor discusses the cult of clean eating

4 Dec 2019

That’s Life with comedian Geoff Norcott

Geoff talks to us about Prince Andrew, self-partnering and coming out as a right-wing comic

27 Nov 2019

Table Talk podcast with Jessie Burton

Lara and Livi sit down with bestselling author of The Miniaturist to talk about packed lunches and marzipan

24 Sep 2019

That’s Life with comedian Simon Evans

Tune in for a sideways look at the people, ideas and events that have shaped the recent news agenda.

23 Sep 2019

Table Talk podcast with Kavi and Shamil Thakrar

Kavi and Shamil Thakrar cofounded Dishoom. They to Livi and Lara about Bombay street food and the great British curry house

13 Sep 2019

Table Talk podcast with Jose Pizarro

Lara Prendergast and Olivia Potts talk to Spanish chef Jose Pizarro about growing up on a farm and his love of sherry

23 Aug 2019

Table Talk with Jeremy King

Jeremy King is behind some of the most iconic restaurants in London, including The Ivy, The Delauney, and Fischers. In this episode, he talks about why he left banking for hospitality…

16 Aug 2019

Table Talk with Olivia Potts

Lara speaks to Olivia Potts, Spectator Life’s Vintage Chef and co-host of the Table Talk podcast, about Olivia’s new book,…

16 Aug 2019

Table Talk with Tom Parker-Bowles

Lara and Livvy talk to food writer Tom Parker-Bowles about his mother’s roast chicken, prep school gruel, and why, as…

2 Jul 2019

Podcast: Table Talk with Cressida Bonas

Actress Cressida Bonas talks to Lara and Livvy about growing up on shepherd’s pie and pop-tarts, her trypophobia, and the…

22 May 2019

Podcast: Table Talk with Adrian Chiles

Broadcaster Adrian Chiles opens up about his love of Croatian food and the art of mindful drinking

29 Apr 2019

New Podcast: Table Talk with Rachel Johnson

Rachel Johnson talks about her life through the lens of food with Lara Prendergast and our very own Vintage Chef, Olivia Potts

20 Mar 2019

Podcast: Table Talk with Ella Risbridger

Lara Prendergast and Olivia Potts talk to Chef and writer Ella Risbridger about her life through the lens of food

6 Mar 2019