The Mysterious World of Pensions
We should all be thinking about, and planning for, the future. That means thinking about retirement and how we are going to afford to finish up work later in life.
In this episode, Robbie Hewitt of JKFS Independent joins us to talk about Pensions.
Robbie explains in simple terms what pensions are, common misconceptions, and gives tips on how best to set up and manage a pension
The young people of Club 365 planned and recorded their own short interviews.
The first of two episodes both on Wind Energy. This week we interviwed Connor and Jade from Strathclyde University who are both doing degrees in wind energy. Here is a video about how an Offshore Wind Farm is made off of the coast of The Nedtherlands: How They Build Offshore Wind Farms – YouTube
In this episode our guest is Abd Alsattar Ardati who spoke to us about his project studying how people are trained and edit Wikipedia. Here is where you can “listen” to Wikipedia as mentioned in this episode: Hatnote Listen to Wikipedia
This week we talked to Mari Cole who talked to us about experimenting on different substances to understand what happens to them under different conditions. Here is a video about levitating trains that were mentioned during this episode: The Technology of Maglev Trains: Explained – YouTube
A taster of some of our podcasts.
Expenses and Budget Building
It can be difficult to work out where all your money has gone in a week or a month. Sometimes we don’t even realise we’re buying unnecessary things and that our spending is getting out of control.
This episode looks at how we should approach our spending in terms of working out what our expenses are and incorporating our expenses, alongside income, into a budget. We have hints and tips on getting your budget back on track if you are spending more than you earn.
Rebecca Cornwell was our guest for this episode who talked to us about bacteria and anti-biotics. Here is the website for the project Rebecca mentions: Antibiotics under our feet.
Here are some images of bacteria: close up pictures of bacteria – Bing images
In this episode, I ditch the wheel and talk about a specific subject I want to talk about. I talk about a Doctor Who season 4 episode called “The Unicorn and The Wasp.”
In this first episode of Spin N’ Talk, I talk about three children’s TV shows that were a big part of my early childhood.