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The best Audible Original podcasts – From QAnon, to a fight for the NHS…


The best Audible Original podcasts – From QAnon, to a fight for the NHS…

Each issue of Pod Bible magazine, our partners Audible bring you a round-up of the Audible Original Podcasts their members are loving, and press are buzzing about too. Without further ado, here’s The Holy Grail of listener favourites, from Issue #017 of the magazine…


Comedy legends French & Saunders return for a second series of their smash hit podcast. The legendary pair are taking on yet more important subjects and, well, titting about with them. From kissing Idris Elba, to getting ill-advised matching tattoos on tour, to a blow-by-blow account of getting chewing gum stuck in their pants – it’s the absurdity and chat you need in your life right now.  Listen now >>

“Dawn and Jennifer make you jealous you weren’t there in person, the two best friends you never had.”
 “Totally obsessed with the first one and this is just as good.”
(H. Fitzsimmons)



They called themselves ‘Q’ and left a trail of cryptic messages for an increasing number of followers to obsess over. The conspiracy theory became a movement, crashing into mainstream politics and breaking countless families along the way. Journalist Nicky Woolf dives into the world of QAnon in his search to find the shadowy figure behind it all and the legacy they’ve created.  Listen now>>

“Gripping, tense, enlightening. Brilliantly produced.”
(D Sitkin)
“This is a beautifully made podcast, that really highlights the human cost of conspiracy theories”
(R. Marshall)



Perhaps thanks to TV period dramas, the popular imagination may picture the Edwardian era as an idyllic window between the wars, a time of manners and tea on the lawn. But below the surface lies a frenetic and often bizarre age where scientific leaps forward went hand in hand with belief in fairies, and secrets of sex, lies and murder simmered. Listen now >>

“The topics are interesting and cleverly weaved together with great actors and music!!” (J. Kallen)
“A brilliant balance of entertaining storytelling and fascinating historical facts.” (Anon)



Against the odds and against the clock, Nye Bevan is charged with creating the world’s first national health service. At home, his marriage is as fiery as the centre-stage politics. Meanwhile, we meet the front-line medical staff and patients whose lives and limbs are at stake. Listen now >>

“Very interesting and well performed. I was gripped to end.”
(C. Hamilton)
“This series really brought to life the struggle of the people who brought the NHS to life”



Jason Manford and Judi Love are on a mission to find the best life hacks and sage advice to help you feel good. They’re joined by a host of expert guests who spill the beans – from career gurus and parenting coaches to exercise experts and relationship boffins. Every episode, Jason and Judi probe the professionals for new tips and tricks to add to their feel-good toolkit. Listen now >>

“I loved every episode. Jason and Judi just ‘bounce ‘ off each other.”
“So easy to listen to, so entertaining! Some fantastic tips delivered with a great dose of humour!”
(V. Perrin)



Elizabeth Banks believes that sex education is a lifelong pursuit that when done well, has the power to transform lives and society itself. Banks seamlessly mixes autobiography and information to create an open space to talk about all things sex and sexuality. My Body, My Podcast is her continuing education class and she would love you to join. Listen now >>

“An absolutely amazing and uplifting podcast that everyone needs to hear”
(N. Wrzesinski)
“Someone had to finally talk about all of these topics! Thank you Elizabeth Banks!”
(A. Vasquez)

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