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Soho Bites Podcast

A podcast about films set in Soho, the beating heart of bohemian, cosmopolitan London.

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Dec 13, 2021

In this Christmas spectacular there are far too many guests to list in such a small space - but the film is the magnificent Muppet Christmas Carol from 1992.

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Nov 12, 2021

Former Windmill girl and Britain's so-called Bad Girl of Film, Jean Kent, is the star of Good-Time Girl (1948).  We're joined by Josephine Botting of the BFI to talk about her life & career and James Harrison of Film Noir UK discusses the film.

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Oct 25, 2021

In this Bowie special, we talk to Del Pike about the much maligned Absolute Beginners (1986) - was the critical mauling justified? And Aiden McManus returns to the show to talk about Bowie's pre-fame years in Soho.

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Sep 24, 2021

Anna Cale is Diana Dors's biographer - she discusses her 1955 film, Value for Money and Nigel Hamilton-Walker talks about his old friend, Michael Caborn-Waterfield, otherwise known as Dandy Kim who was an old boyfriend of Dors.

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Aug 10, 2021

Three great guests: Dr Lawrence Napper on 1937's Saturday Night Revue, Author Rob Baker on Ken "Snakehips" Johnson and the bombing of the Cafe de Paris and Richard Luck on Welwyn Studios.

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