Golden Grenades is a weekly podcast about birds and those who worship them, all set against the heart-warming, upbeat backdrop of the end of the world. Each week, YOLOBirder chats to a special guest about their five favourite birds, one of which must enter a best bird duel against the mighty peregrine falcon!

Episode 6: Laura Howard

Golden Grenades
Golden Grenades
Episode 6: Laura Howard
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This week YOLOBirder chats to wildlife television producer Laura Howard about her work on iconic shows such Springwatch and Blue Planet, and about her five favourite birds. Contains sky burials, birds with pleasing fat forms and the bird who would be the drummer in the bird band (and it is not a woodpecker!)

Episode 5: Nick Acheson

Golden Grenades
Golden Grenades
Episode 5: Nick Acheson
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Naturalist, conservationist and Norfolk Wildlife Trust wildlife ambassador Nick Acheson talks about the birds that have accompanied him on his travels around the world, and his recent decision to stop flying. Contains furious parrots, fancy pants and possibly, the Best Duck in the World.

Episode 4: Amy-Jane Beer

Golden Grenades
Golden Grenades
Episode 4: Amy-Jane Beer
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YOLOBirder’s special guest this week is biologist, naturalist and writer Amy-Jane Beer, who discusses her five favourite birds and why they are special to her. Rivers, daemons and unusual freezer contents are all covered!

Episode 3: Lev Parikian

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Golden Grenades
Episode 3: Lev Parikian
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YOLOBirder’s Armageddon Amigo this week is writer and orchestral conductor Lev Parikian. Which five bird species will he choose to fly above him as he walks the scorched earth? Warning: contains vomiting fairies.

Episode 2: Gill Lewis

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Golden Grenades
Episode 2: Gill Lewis
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This week author Gill Lewis discusses the five bird species she loves above all others, and why. Which will she choose to fight it out with YOLOBirder’s peregrine falcon in the shows’ best bird-off finale?!

Episode 1: David Lindo

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Golden Grenades
Episode 1: David Lindo
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David Lindo talks about the five bird species he would choose to survive an environmental apocalypse with him. Contains mild avian peril!

Golden Grenades Trailer

Golden Grenades
Golden Grenades
Golden Grenades Trailer
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Golden Grenades is a weekly podcast about birds and those who worship them, all set against the heart-warming, upbeat backdrop of the end of the world. Each week, Kit Jewitt chats to a special guest about their five favourite birds, one of which must enter a best bird duel against the mighty peregrine falcon!

Artwork, music and bells and whistles by Will Rose.

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