Entries by Martin Sykes

Alexa News for Blind listeners

TWO LEADING BLIND CHARITIES TEAM UP TO PROVIDE FREE, EASY ACCESS TO LOCAL NEWS National charity British Wireless for the Blind Fund (BWBF) and The Talking News Federation (TNF) have joined forces once again to bring together local Talking Newspapers from across the UK. This skill features over 200 regional Talking Newspapers, making it easier […]

The Long Eaton & District Talking Newspaper does it again.

The Long Eaton & District Talking Newspaper along with and many other Talking Newspapers started recording some 41 years ago back in 1978, on spool to spool tape recorders. Recordings then had to be copied onto individual tape spools to send out to listeners. As time and technology moved on, Talking Newspapers nationwide all moved […]