Think Tank

Think Tank

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A storytelling podcast exhibiting real life stories and the lessons they can teach us.
Loss & Longing
Dec 12, 2018 • 27 min
Series II | Episode 5 Grief is a natural response to loss. It is the emotional suffering one feels when something or someone the individual loves is taken away. It could be the loss of a possession, a house, an animal perhaps, or a loved one. Loss, and…
Proud To Personify
Jun 29, 2018 • 21 min
Series II | Episode 4 🏳️‍🌈 Pride Month Special 🏳️‍🌈 This month is Pride month. All around the world, cities and towns take to the streets to celebrate diversity and the LGBT+ community. In this episode, Tom Cole tells his coming out story and we hear from…
Curves & Cancellations
Jun 4, 2018 • 21 min
Series II | Episode 3 In this episode, Mared Parry tells her story about the prolonged, painful wait for life changing surgery, the hopes and dreams shattered by multiple cancellations and the road to recovery. We discuss how the NHS is struggling from…
Going Unnoticed
Apr 3, 2018 • 20 min
Series II | Episode 2 In this episode, Elin Owen tells her story of when an autoimmune condition develops into a serious eating disorder, but not the sort you’d expect. Her story showcases the almost life threatening consequences that she faced from…
Time For Change
Mar 3, 2018 • 32 min
Series II | Episode 1 Welcome back to Think Tank, after almost 9 months away, we are back with a new series with a whole new sound. This series is all about your life stories, something meaningful, something defining, something you want to share. In this…
THINK TANK – Somebody’s Daughter | Emma’s Story – Episode 7
Jul 1, 2017 • 23 min
Series I | Episode 7 *Some of the themes covered in this episode are of a sensitive nature* In this episode, I spoke to Emma McGuigan, a student and filmmaker who tells me her story about being a feminist and why its so important to unravel the gender…
THINK TANK – Mental Health | George’s Story – Episode 6
Apr 30, 2017 • 41 min
Series I | Episode 6 In this episode, I spoke to George Watkins, a student and advocate for mental health awareness. George was recently elected as the Mental Health Campaign Officer for Cardiff University Students’ Union and told me his story of…
THINK TANK – The Aberfan Disaster (Part 1) – Episode 5
Dec 1, 2016 • 36 min
Series I | Episode 5 50 years ago, on October 21st at 9:15 am, the mining village of Aberfan, Wales, was the epicentre of the biggest disaster in Welsh history. 4 million cubic feet of debris fell from a coal slurry pit on the mountain top demolishing…
THINK TANK – ‘BREXIT’ Part 2 | Kieran’s Story – Episode 4
Jun 14, 2016 • 28 min
Series I | Episode 4 In Part 2 of ‘Brexit’ I spoke to Kieran Lewis, a Politics Graduate from Cardiff University. He tells me his reasons for voting Remain in the EU referendum and why he things leaving the EU has some dangerous ramifications for the…
THINK TANK – ‘BREXIT’ | Nathan’s Story – Episode 3
Jun 1, 2016 • 21 min
Series I | Episode 3 (Originally from 2016) In this episode, I talk to Chester University Student, Nathan Williams about his vote in the EU referendum and why he chose to vote Leave, an unpopular opinion amongst most young people. He talks about why he…