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Adrift with Geoff Lloyd and Annabel Port

Geoff Lloyd/Annabel Port

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A comic tragedy for anyone flailing in the sea of their own inadequacy. Sony Radio Award winners Geoff Lloyd and Annabel Port steer a life-raft through the choppy waters of being a functional human.
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EPISODE 5 - The fifth episode

54:56 | Sep 19th, 2017

Geoff's impulse purchase, stories of social ineptitude from Drifters, Annabel's parents' reaction to her divorce, and a terrible slight in The Incident. Featuring advice from Gabriella Le Breton, Nick Duncalf and sweary Iain Lee (hence the explicit t...Show More
EPISODE 1 - The first episode

56:56 | Aug 22nd, 2017

Geoff goes to the swimming baths, Annabel goes to a BBQ, Drifters share stories, book-buying behaviour is dissected, boules is popularised. Featuring contributions from Josie Long, Professor Christian Rück and Simon Key. With music by Man & The Echo ...Show More
EPISODE 10 - The tenth episode

1:02:20 | Oct 24th, 2017

Geoff's wife, Sara Barron sits in for the first week of Annabel's maternity leave. Geoff's parental skills are judged by strangers, drifters share stories, Sara embarrasses herself in her own home, and we place a call to new mother Annabel Port. Musi...Show More
EPISODE 9 - The ninth episode

50:24 | Oct 17th, 2017

Houseguest passive-aggression, more stories of uncomfortable interactions from fellow drifters, Annabel's work-experience experience, Geoff's date night goes bad, and a brand new fan-club is founded. Music by Man & The Echo Incidental music by Emi...Show More
EPISODE 8 - The eighth episode

54:54 | Oct 10th, 2017

A horrible brownie, Geoff's heroics, Banjo Bob of Basildon, stories from drifters, a karaoke dilemma in The Incident, Annabel launches an education policy. Music by Man & The Echo, incidental music by Emily Harrison. Advice from Tom Fletcher, Kathe...Show More
EPISODE 7 - The seventh episode

41:08 | Oct 3rd, 2017

Geoff has a stressful brunch, we hear stories from your fellow Drifters, Annabel shares her musical past, Twitter etiquette in The Incident, and there's a vegetable-based challenge. Features contributions from Chris Hewitt, Bruce Daisley and Anjula ...Show More
EPISODE 6 - The sixth episode

50:07 | Sep 26th, 2017

Geoff visits a café - it goes poorly, we hear from your fellow drifters, Annabel opens up about her theatrical past, The Incident focuses on charity giving etiquette, Geoff has a new project, Annabel sets out to honour her dog. Music by Man & The Ec...Show More
EPISODE 4 - The fourth episode

53:16 | Sep 13th, 2017

Buttons, pencils, waitress/waiter interactions, stories from drifters, DESPACITO. Features contributions from Ed Miliband MP, Emily Dean and Sara Barron. (Mild profanity from the latter.) Backing tracks by Man & The Echo Incidental music by Emily ...Show More
Episode 3 - The third episode

53:32 | Sep 5th, 2017

Geoff suspects he is being lied to, Annabel gets personal, Drifters share stories, The Incident explores customer ratings, Annabel tackles bullies. Features contributions from Will Guyatt, Alfie Brown, Jo Hemmings and Mark Savage. Backing tracks by...Show More
EPISODE 2 - The second episode

1:00:57 | Aug 29th, 2017

Geoff tries amateur photography, Annabel shares stories from her former career, our fellow drifters send email, newsagents are bothered. 'The Incident' features advice from Lily Allen, barber-to-the-stars Michael Douglas, and Geoff's dad - Geoff Sen...Show More
EPISODE 98 - The ninety-eighth episode ***SOUND FIXED***

40:59 | Aug 13th

Our hapless hosts and hapless listeners share stories of haplessness. nb. The initial release of this accidentally had Annabel in one ear only. This should fix it. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
EPISODE 97 - The ninety-seventh episode

41:51 | Aug 6th

Geoff's been to Edinburgh, Annabel lives like a pig, stories from Drifters. (Episode recorded on location in Snaresbrook and Salford.) For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
EPISODE 96 - The ninety-sixth episode

42:14 | Jul 30th

Geoff embarrasses himself again, Annabel doesn't like kissing, plus stories from Drifters For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
EPISODE 95 - The ninety-fifth episode

53:03 | Jul 23rd

Too hot to podcast For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
EPISODE 94 - The ninety-fourth episode

46:53 | Jul 16th

We're back from a week off, Geoff is feeling slighted, and Annabel is avoiding confrontation. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
EPISODE 93 - The ninety-third episode

41:57 | Jul 2nd

Geoff and Annabel return from their first Adrift live show. nb.There won't be a podcast next week, as Geoff is having a mini-break. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
EPISODE 92 - The ninety-second episode

43:07 | Jun 25th

Hot town! Summer in the city. Annabel and Geoff swelter in the twenty-three degree heat to bring you the latest episode of Adrift. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
EPISODE 91 - The ninety-first episode

40:34 | Jun 18th

Drifting, and a little news from A&G For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
EPISODE 90 - The ninetieth episode

39:14 | Jun 11th

Geoff goes to a party, stories from Drifters, plus Annabel vs her bladder.
EPISODE 89 - The eighty-ninth episode

41:11 | Jun 4th

Annabel's love gives Geoff some underwear as a present
EPISODE 88 - The eighty-eighth episode

45:03 | May 28th

Geoff's offer to help is taken literally, and Annabel shares superstitions of her own invention.
THIS WEEK'S EPISODE WILL BE LATE - SORRY!

02:12 | May 14th

No episode last week due to a family illness, and now this week's is running late because of a technical problem with the recording. Sorry - you deserve better. Episode should be with you by Thursday.
EPISODE 85 - The eighty-fifth episode

48:19 | Apr 30th

With the excellent comedian, actor and podcaster in The Incident
EPISODE 82 - The eighty-second episode

43:12 | Apr 10th

It's the late-running Adrift, recorded on location in Salford and Snaresbrook.
THIS IS JUST A SHORT APOLOGY FOR THE LATE-RUNNING EPISODE THIS WEEK

02:25 | Apr 9th

It's just me explaining we're having some tech problems, and I can't get assistance until tomorrow. SORRY.
EPISODE 80 - The eightieth episode

25:38 | Mar 27th

Sorry this is REALLY short. An actual emergency unfolded during the recording.
EPISODE 78 - The seventy-eighth episode

49:32 | Mar 13th

There's a rat* in mi kitchen** what am I gonna do? * mouse, possible vole ** living room
EPISODE 77 - The seventy-seventh episode

52:14 | Mar 6th

Comedian Tony Cowards doles out advice on The Incident.
EPISODE 76 - The seventy-sixth episode

52:23 | Feb 27th

This week on The Incident: Comedian Sindhu Vee (WARNING - She's slightly sweary.)
EPISODE 75 - The seventy-fifth episode

49:47 | Feb 20th

Geoff's wife Sara Barron makes an appearance for a marital edition of The Incident
EPISODE 73 - The seventy-third episode

47:43 | Feb 6th

Featuring broadcaster and upmarket supermarket shopper, Nick Duncalf
EPISODE 71 - The seventy-first episode.

51:57 | Jan 23rd

Featuring wisdom from comedian and writer Viv Groskop, author of 'How To Own The Room'
EPISODE 70 - The seventieth episode

53:15 | Jan 16th

Adrift hits the big seven-oh! We don't mention it, because I only just noticed as I was uploading this.
EPISODE 68 - The sixty-eighth episode (PARENTAL ADVISORY: Santa-based content)

50:04 | Dec 19th, 2018

It's our final episode of the year! Have yourself a merry little Christmas, we'll be back in January.
EPISODE 67 - The sixty-seventh episode

1:02:05 | Dec 12th, 2018

I'm very sleepy, so I'm going to go to bed instead of writing a description.
EPISODE 66 - The sixty-sixth episode

51:29 | Dec 5th, 2018

Geoff goes to a rave, Annabel has communication problems, stories from Drifters, and comedian Hatty Ashdown in The Incident. Support our podcast! https://www.patreon.com/adrift
EPISODE 65 - The sixty-fifth episode

1:05:14 | Nov 28th, 2018

Geoff becomes socially competent (briefly), Annabel chronicles her former housemates, stories from Drifters, and a grocer dilemma in The Incident. It's a bit long this week - sorry.
EPISODE 64 - The sixty-fourth episode

42:36 | Nov 21st, 2018

Geoff meets a dog-walker, Annabel gets tangled in a web of lies, stories from Drifters, and one of our favourite friends of the show, hairdresser Michael Douglas in The Incident.
EPISODE 63 - The sixty-third episode

50:36 | Nov 14th, 2018

We're back after the Lloyd household was stricken by illness last week, and Geoff's still a little hoarse...
EPISODE 62 - The sixty-second episode.

54:50 | Oct 31st, 2018

Death Void and Anna-hell Corpse present a spooky Hallowe'en edition of Adrift. Don't worry - there's very little Hallowe'en specific content. Featuring Rachel Hosie from Insider on The Incident. Music by Man & The Echo Incidental music by Emily Har...Show More
EPISODE 61 - The sixty-first episode

55:58 | Oct 23rd, 2018

It's your groovy podfriends, Lloydypants and Naughty Porty with another episode of Adrift
EPISODE 60 - The sixtieth episode

49:16 | Oct 17th, 2018

More life-incompetence from Annabel, Geoff and your fellow Drifters
EPISODE 59 - The fifty-ninth episode

58:18 | Oct 9th, 2018

Recorded on location in Salford and Snaresbrook
EPISODE 58 - The fifty-eighth episode

48:11 | Oct 2nd, 2018

Geoff mourns an unsuccessful tweet, Annabel vs Smalltalk, stories from Drifters, and the fantastic Luke McQueen on The Incident: Make sure you watch his show 'The Luke McQueen Pilots' on BBC iPlayer now - it's very funny.
EPISODE 57 - The fifty-seventh episode

53:16 | Sep 25th, 2018

Geoff faces an intruder, Annabel is a passenger, stories from Drifters, plus comedian Rachel Wheeley in The Incident
EPISODE 56 - The fifty-sixth episode

44:12 | Sep 18th, 2018

Geoff celebrates his wedding anniversary, Annabel keeps fit, stories from Drifters, and advice from writer Laura Leu in The Incident
EPISODE 55 - The fifty-fifth episode

49:44 | Sep 14th, 2018

Recorded on location. In the wrong location...
AN APOLOGY FOR THE LATE-RUNNING EPISODE 55

00:52 | Sep 11th, 2018

This week's episode will be a couple of days late. Here's Annabel with an apology.
EPISODE 54 - The fifty-fourth episode

50:48 | Sep 4th, 2018

Robin Ince dispenses advice in The Incident. See Annabel at the Wanstead Fringe, 10th September!  https://wansteadfringe.wansteadium.com/event/annabel-versus-the-internet/
THE REAL EPISODE 53! ***DELETE THE OTHER ONE!*** - The real fifty-third episode

43:56 | Aug 29th, 2018

Hi everyone. I made a pig's ear of editing, and accidentally put in last week's Drifter stories in this week's podcast. I'M VERY TIRED. Thanks to everyone who let me know. This is the fixed version, with new Drifter stories + new QC@TGCiPA/KC/RS Ge...Show More
EPISODE 52 - The fifty-second episode

51:19 | Aug 21st, 2018

A terrible thing has happened to Geoff, Annabel explores her relationship with hobbies, stories from Drifters, and Pete Donaldson (Football Ramble, The Luke & Pete Show, Abroad in Japan, Absolute Radio) in The Incident. Music by Man & The Echo Inci...Show More
EPISODE 51 - The fifty-first episode

1:01:04 | Aug 14th, 2018

Geoff's laziness, Annabel dines out, stories from Drifters and comedian Gabby Best on The Incident. Music by Man & The Echo Incidental music by Emily Harrison Support our podcast! https://www.patreon.com/adrift See Gabby at the Camden Fringe: htt...Show More
EPISODE 50 - The fiftieth episode

40:04 | Aug 7th, 2018

We turn fifty, Geoff lets himself go, Annabel vs the telephone, stories from Drifters, and Katherine Boyle in The Incident Music by Man & The Echo Backing music by Emily Harrison Support our podcast! https://www.patreon.com/adrift
EPISODE 49 - The forty-ninth episode

51:56 | Jul 31st, 2018

Geoff's babyish behaviour, Annabel's famous friend, stories from Drifters, and advice from Piccolo Pete Mitchell (ex Pete & Geoff) in The Incident. Music by Man & The Echo Incidental music by Emily Harrison Support our podcast! https://www.patreon....Show More
EPISODE 48 - The forty-eighth episode

46:44 | Jul 24th, 2018

Geoff takes another train journey, more of Annabel's neighbourly endeavours, stories from Drifters and wisdom from Tim Dowling in The Incident. Support our podcast! https://www.patreon.com/adrift Music by Man & The Echo Incidental music by Emily ...Show More
EPISODE 47 - The forty-seventh episode

47:39 | Jul 17th, 2018

Geoff takes an early train, Annabel takes in some culture, stories from Drifters, and an ethical question on The Incident, with advice from rascal, Jon Connerty. Support our podcast! https://www.patreon.com/adrift Music by Man & The Echo Incident...Show More
EPISODE 46 - The forty-sixth episode

41:48 | Jul 10th, 2018

Geoff has a rude awakening, Annabel shows a little understanding and finds the perfect blend, stories from Drifters, and a special marital edition of The Incident. Support our podcast! https://www.patreon.com/adrift Music by Man & The Echo Incide...Show More
EPISODE 45 - The forty-fifth episode

55:53 | Jul 3rd, 2018

Geoff and the love that dare not speak its name (Love Island), Annabel shepherds a bus-load of German teenagers, stories from Drifters, plus advice from comedian, actor and illustrator, Jessie Cave
EPISODE 44 - The forty-fourth episode

59:04 | Jun 26th, 2018

Geoff is caught in a crossfire, Annabel decides to give something back, stories from your fellow Drifters, plus world-class complainer Rebecca Peyton. Support our podcast! https://www.patreon.com/adrift Music by Man & The Echo Incidental music by...Show More
EPISODE 43 - The forty-third episode

51:40 | Jun 19th, 2018

Geoff fears an upcoming interaction, Annabel sees red, stories from your fellow Drifters, and ace comedian Phil Wang in The Incident. Support our podcast: https://www.patreon.com/adrift Music by Man & The Echo Incidental music by Emily Harrison
EPISODE 42 - The forty-second episode

54:28 | Jun 12th, 2018

Geoff is feeling spicy, Annabel goes on her work experience, Drifters share their excruciating stories, and Alastair Campbell helps flush out enemies in The Incident
EPISODE 41 - The forty-first episode

1:06:18 | Jun 5th, 2018

Geoff is selfless, Annabel is explosive, stories from Drifters - including a trip to a Parisian coiffeur, and advice from actor and comedian Helen Monks. Support our podcast! https://www.patreon.com/adrift Music by Man & The Echo Incidental music b...Show More
EPISODE 40 - The fortieth episode

54:08 | May 29th, 2018

Geoff avoids Ruby Wax, Annabel vs an umbrella salesman, some top-notch stories from Drifters, and comedian Mark Watson features on The Incident. Support our podcast! https://www.patreon.com/adrift Music by Man & The Echo Incidental music by Emily...Show More
EPISODE 39 - The thirty-ninth episode

49:02 | May 22nd, 2018

Geoff worries about what the neighbours think, Annabel's brushes with fame, stories from Drifters, and advice in The Incident from Sweden's best TV and radio host, Gry Forssell.  Music by Man & The Echo Incidental music by Emily Harrison Support ou...Show More
EPISODE 38 - The thirty-eighth episode

1:03:20 | May 15th, 2018

Geoff experiments with late-in-life friendship, Annabel tells a story of becoming unhinged, your contributions, plus James Ward (The Boring Conference/The Boring Talks/I Like Boring Things) features on The Incident. Music by Man & The Echo Incident...Show More
EPISODE 37 - The thirty seventh episode

1:03:04 | May 8th, 2018

There's a retro ailment in the Lloyd household, Annabel talks bosses, and writer Miranda Sawyer helps Geoff come to terms with middle age. Music by Man & The Echo Incidental music by Emily Harrison Support our podcast! https://www.patreon.com/adrift
EPISODE 36 - The thirty-sixth episode

49:20 | May 1st, 2018

Geoff worries that he's becoming too well-adjusted, Annabel vs hair, stories from Drifters, and double-dinner in The Incident. Music by Man & The Echo Incidental music by Emily Harrison Advice from Geoff's brother-in-law, Sam Barron of The Fat Shallo...Show More
EPISODE 35 - The thirty-fifth episode.

59:35 | Apr 24th, 2018

Geoff's birthday, Annabel's adventures in live music, stories from Drifters, and comedian Jess Fostekew helps with a snub in The Incident Music by Man & The Echo Incidental music by Emily Harrison Support our podcast! https://www.patreon.com/adrift
EPISODE 34 - The thirty-fourth episode

1:00:18 | Apr 17th, 2018

Geoff has nappy rash, stories from your fellow Drifters, Annabel speaks movingly of her sister, Abigail, plus an appearance from an old friend - Minu, former proprietor of Regent News newsagent, Beak Street, London. Music by Man & The Echo Incident...Show More
Episode 33 - The thirty-third episode

46:07 | Apr 10th, 2018

Geoff is feeling unappreciated, Annabel revisits her childhood obsessions, stories from Drifters, and advice from musician Josh Weller in The Incident. Music by Man & The Echo Incidental music by Emily Harrison Support our podcast! https://www.pa...Show More
Episode 32 - The thirty-second episode

37:09 | Apr 3rd, 2018

Annabel learns to dance, a spunky rodent, and Geoff clears the air with comedian Sara Pascoe. Music by Man & The Echo Incidental music by Emily Harrison Support our podcast! https://www.patreon.com/adrift
EPISODE 31 - The thirty-first episode

44:26 | Mar 27th, 2018

Geoff shares another of his gifts, Annabel's first love, stories from Drifters and journalist Hayley Campbell talks emasculation in The Incident' Music by Man & The Echo Backing music by Emily Harrison
EPISODE 30 - The thirtieth episode

46:38 | Mar 21st, 2018

Geoff goes to Vienna, Annabel can't relax, stories from Drifters, Quandary Corner at the Problem-Attic GLAP CLINIC, and Will Attenborough lends his advice in 'The Incident' Music by Man & The Echo Incidental music by Emily Harrison
EPISODE 29 - The twenty-ninth episode

53:03 | Mar 14th, 2018

Featuring one of our favourite people - enormous comedian Greg Davies nb. Greg's a little sweary. Music by Man & The Echo Incidental music by Emily Harrison
EPISODE 28 - The twenty-eighth episode

44:32 | Mar 7th, 2018

Paris Lees gives sage advice in The Incident. Support our podcast! https://www.patreon.com/adrift
EPISODE 27 - the twenty-seventh episode

46:04 | Feb 28th, 2018

A visit to the British Library, doorstepping, an update on a former impulse-buy, fly-tipping, latte art, and more of what's now almost definitely called Quandary Corner. Featuring Jeff Salmon Music by Man & The Echo Incidental music by Emil Harri...Show More
EPISODE 26 - The twenty-sixth episode

39:22 | Feb 21st, 2018

Water everywhere, but not a drop to drink, Annabel vs motoring, more blurting from Drifters, a trip to the theatre, and further rules are issued. Featuring Gavin Osborn  Music by Man & The Echo Incidental music by Emily Harrison Support our podca...Show More
EPISODE 25 - The twenty-fifth episode

45:27 | Feb 14th, 2018

Foreheads, Daley Thompson, feeble Annabel, Geoff's mother-in-law comes to stay and causes friction in 'The Incident', a lunchtime gig, and anarchy breaks out in a branch of McDonald's Music by Man & The Echo Incidental music by Emily Harrison Featu...Show More
EPISODE 24 - The twenty-fourth episode

45:20 | Feb 7th, 2018

Commuter impatience, queue etiquette, Pudsey Bear, Annabel's CV, bleeding radiators, Airbnb, a trip to the doctor, and more rules. Features Anna Hart, author of 'Departures: A Guide to Letting Go, One Adventure at a Time.' Music by Man & The Echo I...Show More
EPISODE 23 - The twenty third episode

48:14 | Jan 31st, 2018

Geoff gets excited about running an errand, Annabel vs animals, stories from your fellow Drifters, Ulrika Jonsson gives advice in The Incident, and we clarify the rules. Music by Man & The Echo Incidental music by Emily Harrison Support our podcast...Show More
EPISODE 22 - The twenty-second episode

54:01 | Jan 24th, 2018

Geoff is a victim of crime, Annabel explores her relationship with pets, Drifters share stories including an incredible funeral faux-pas, and skullduggery in the swimming baths in The Incident. Featuring genius/comedian John Kearns. Backing music b...Show More
EPISODE 21 - The twenty-first episode

48:20 | Jan 17th, 2018

Geoff returns from the north. Annabel's golden throat is put under the microscope. Stories from drifters, and comedian James Acaster offers sage advice in The Incident. Backing music by Man & The Echo Incidental music by Emily Harrison Support ou...Show More
EPISODE 20 - The twentieth episode

44:04 | Jan 10th, 2018

Geoff suffers from body envy, stories from drifters, Annabel shares her pain, and shush-fear in The Incident. Featuring comedian Richard Herring Backing music by Man & The Echo Incidental music by Emily Harrison Support our podcast: https://www.p...Show More
EPISODE 19 - The nineteenth episode

53:51 | Jan 3rd, 2018

A deliberately(!) low-key start to 2018. Backing music by Man & The Echo Incidental music by Emily Harrison SUPPORT OUR PODCAST: https://www.patreon.com/adrift
EPISODE 18 - The eighteenth episode

1:00:59 | Dec 20th, 2017

It's a Christmas miracle: ANNABEL IS BACK! Last episode of the year, featuring Barry From Watford, and Sara Barron Music by Man & The Echo, incidental music by Emily Harrison Enjoy the podcast? Willing to support it? https://www.patreon.com/adrift
EPISODE 17 - The seventeenth episode

1:03:09 | Dec 13th, 2017

Danny Robins - Comedian, writer and host of the 'Haunted' podcast fills in for Annabel Also features Gemma Whelan, Phil Mealey and Lou Sanders Music by Man & The Echo Incidental music by Emily Harrison
EPISODE 16 - The sixteenth episode

1:00:26 | Dec 6th, 2017

Author Jane Fallon sits in for Annabel. Featuring contributions from Chris Addison, Alun Cochrane and Dr Aaron Balick. Music by Man & The Echo - see them live at The Windmill, Brixton, London on the 13th December Incidental music by Emily Harrison
EPISODE 15 - The fifteenth episode

1:07:12 | Nov 29th, 2017

Hairdresser to the stars, Michael Douglas sits in for Annabel. Featuring contributions from writer Jon Ronson, comedian Sofie Hagen, and Joey Zvejnieks. Music by Man & The Echo Incidental music by Emily Harrison
EPISODE 14 - The fourteenth episode

56:45 | Nov 22nd, 2017

Recorded in Chicago, with guest co-host Greta Johnsen, who's usually found podcasting as one half of Nerdette from WBEZ. https://www.npr.org/podcasts/399954056/nerdette-podcast Music by Man & The Echo Incident Music by Emily Harrison Also featuring G...Show More
EPISODE 13 - The thirteenth episode

1:06:24 | Nov 15th, 2017

Rick Edwards sits in for another week of Annabel's maternity leave. His new book is 'Science(ish) - The Peculiar Science Behind The Movies' Music by Man & The Echo Incidental Music by Emily Harrison Featuring contributions from Ed Miliband, Greg Ben...Show More
EPISODE 12 - The Twelfth Episode

1:08:01 | Nov 8th, 2017

Featuring Adam Kay, Dolly Alderton and Virgil Dickerson
EPISODE 11 - The eleventh episode

1:02:50 | Nov 1st, 2017

Nerina Pallot co-hosts, her new album is called 'Stay Lucky' and it's GREAT. Plus advice from Dave Gorman, Tim Turner and Llia Apostolou Backing music by Man & The Echo Incidental music by Emily Harrison
PREVIEW: Hello? Is this on?

23:29 | Aug 12th, 2017

Geoff and Annabel meet to talk about their forthcoming podcast.