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May 8, 2017

The school year is over so pack your trunks and board the Hogwarts Express as Tommy and Ed from Jollyboat (and Poppy too) help me answer some listener questions about Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone.

Plus, we give out some awards to our favourite characters... mostly Susan Bones. 

Because she's the best.

https://twitter.com/PodcastIKnow

 

For more Jollyboat, you can visit:

http://www.jollyboat.co.uk/

https://twitter.com/ComedyTomedy

https://twitter.com/EdJollyboat

https://www.facebook.com/groups/jollyboatcrew

 

And for more me, check out:

http://www.timothywinchester.com

https://twitter.com/PeopleIKnow

May 1, 2017

Face the dark wizard and get those house points, as Ho and I tackle the final chapter of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone... The Man With Two Faces. 

We'll be discussing how to distract a dark wizard, whether Gryffindor deserve any points for what went on under the trapdoor and Detective Snape.

https://twitter.com/PodcastIKnow

 

For more Ho, you can visit:

https://twitter.com/feline_dacat

 

And for more me, check out:

http://www.timothywinchester.com

https://twitter.com/PeopleIKnow

Apr 24, 2017

Grab your wand and make that pineapple tap dance across the desk, as Joe and I head into chapter sixteen of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone... Through The Trapdoor.

We'll be discussing chess alternatives, the most useful spell and snakes. A lot of snakes. PLUS! This episode features my favourite quote... "HOW ABOUT THIS ELEGANCE"

https://twitter.com/PodcastIKnow

 

For more Joe, you can visit:

http://joelist.co.uk/

https://twitter.com/joelist

 

And for more me, check out:

http://www.timothywinchester.com

https://twitter.com/PeopleIKnow

Apr 17, 2017

Towel off those glistening flanks and track down that wounded unicorn as James and I dive into chapter fifteen of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone... The Forbidden Forest.

We'll be discussing Filch in Game of Thrones, Hagrid's giant weapon and how sexy centaurs are. Spoilers: they are VERY sexy! PLUS! James' very impressive Bane impression.

https://twitter.com/PodcastIKnow

 

For more James, you can visit:

http://www.soundimals.com/

https://twitter.com/chapmangamo

 

And for more me, check out:

http://www.timothywinchester.com

https://twitter.com/PeopleIKnow

Apr 10, 2017

Block up the windows and close the door as Lynn and I delve deep into chapter fourteen of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone... Norbert the Norwegian Ridgeback.

We'll be discussing Ron's attempt to upstage Hermione (by actually knowing something), Hermione's attempts to steal the spotlight (by doing a jig) and the best name for a dragon...

https://twitter.com/PodcastIKnow

 

For more Lynn, you can visit:

http://tuckshopjewellery.tumblr.com/

https://twitter.com/Tuck_Shop

 

And for more me, check out:

http://www.timothywinchester.com

https://twitter.com/PeopleIKnow

Mar 27, 2017

Buckle up for spoilers as Tom and I get to grips with chapter thirteen of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone... Nicolas Flamel.

We'll be discussing emojis, where people learn silly spells, and how good Draco's burns are. Spoilers: not very.

(Please rate and review this podcast and encourage your pals to have a listen)

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For more Tom, you can read his comic over here:

http://gunnerkrigg.com/

https://www.patreon.com/gunnerkrigg

 

And for more me, check out:

http://www.timothywinchester.com

https://twitter.com/PeopleIKnow

Mar 20, 2017

Spoilers ahoy as Chrissy and I dissect chapter twelve of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone... The Mirror of Erised.

We'll be discussing robots floating out of your bum, a lot of Christmas, research methods and Mrs Pince's "wand" *wink wink*

PS. I think the audio goes a bit weird on this episode. Sorry!

(Please feel free to rate and review this podcast!)

https://twitter.com/PodcastIKnow

 

For more Chrissy, head on over to:

https://twitter.com/chrissywilliams

 

And for more me, check out:

http://www.timothywinchester.com

https://twitter.com/PeopleIKnow

 

Mar 13, 2017

Join Joe and I as we find our toads in time to tackle chapter eleven of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone... Quidditch!

We'll be discussing sick burns, safety procedures and a lot of Quidditch. Probably the only time you'll ever hear me talk about sport at length really...

Plus, Rupert the Cat is lurking around the kitchen so enjoy the jingling of his bell!

(Please feel free to rate and review this podcast!)

https://twitter.com/PodcastIKnow

 

For more Joe, head on over to:

https://twitter.com/torpordust

http://joe-sparrow.tumblr.com/

 

And for more me, check out:

http://www.timothywinchester.com

https://twitter.com/PeopleIKnow

Mar 6, 2017

Join Charlie and I as we put on our wizard robes and hats as we dive in to chapter ten of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone... Hallowe'en.

 

We'll be discussing the wizard postal system, Oliver Wood's glinting eyes and yet more pig heads. SO MANY PIG HEADS. Plus, we can all agree that Hermione is wonderful and Harry and Ron don't deserve her friendship.

https://twitter.com/PodcastIKnow

 

For more Charlie, head on over to:

https://twitter.com/CharlieJamison

https://www.youtube.com/c/princessfancypantss

 

And for more me, check out:

http://www.timothywinchester.com

https://twitter.com/PeopleIKnow

Feb 27, 2017

Pig snout! Pig snout!

Join Emmie and I as we settle down for chapter nine of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone - The Midnight Duel. 

We'll be discussing common room security, the practical alternatives to broomsticks and what Malfoy would name his eagle owl. And don't get me started on the lack of decent safety measures when it comes to the first years' flying lessons! 

 

https://twitter.com/PodcastIKnow

 

For more Emmie, head on over to:

https://twitter.com/alrightmousey

http://emmiebednall.strikingly.com/

 

And for more me, check out:

http://www.timothywinchester.com

https://twitter.com/PeopleIKnow

 

 

Feb 20, 2017

You survived the Dursleys, a minecart ride around the goblin bank, being abandoned in Diagon Alley, the Hogwarts Express AND the Sorting Hat... but will you survive Snape?

Join Neil and I as we get to grips with chapter eight of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone... The Potions Master.

We'll be discussing owl-based reality shows, the gamification of the education system and what Neil thinks will happen in the rest of the book because he's not read it before. Not forgetting the introduction of DESK PIG... also known as ILLUSION PIG!

https://twitter.com/PodcastIKnow

 

For more Neil, head on over to:

https://twitter.com/neilslorance

http://www.neilslorance.com/

 

And for more me, check out:

http://www.timothywinchester.com

https://twitter.com/PeopleIKnow

Feb 13, 2017

You've made it to Hogwarts so it's time to put on a haunted hat and prepare yourself for the MOST IMPORTANT DECISION OF YOUR LIFE. 

No pressure!

I'm still joined by the lovely John as we tackle chapter seven of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone... The Sorting Hat. 

We cover everything from the popular movie The Warriors, which of the first years has the best name (spoilers: Susan Bones) and what falls under Harry's gaze.

https://twitter.com/PodcastIKnow

 

For more John, head on over to:

https://twitter.com/john_barnacle

And for more me, check out:

http://www.timothywinchester.com

https://twitter.com/PeopleIKnow

Feb 6, 2017

Pack your bags and grab your owl, it's time to take the Hogwarts Express!

I'm joined by the delightful Greig as we take a look at chapter six of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone - The Journey from Platform Nine and Three-Quarters. How is Harry expected to find the train? Who is Trevor and why does he keep running away from Neville? And why is Ron allowed to bring a rat to school?

https://twitter.com/PodcastIKnow

 

For more Greig, head on over to:

https://www.facebook.com/greigjohnsoncomedy

https://twitter.com/eclecticschlock

And for more me, check out:

http://www.timothywinchester.com

https://twitter.com/PeopleIKnow

Jan 30, 2017

I'm joined by Kristyna to discuss chapter five of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone - Diagon Alley.

A lot happens in this chapter including an encounter with a bad egg, a lot phallic euphemisms and some sexy, quivering bricks.

https://twitter.com/PodcastIKnow

 

For more Kristyna, head on over to:

http://kristyna.co.uk/

https://twitter.com/kbaczynski

 

And for more me, check out:

http://www.timothywinchester.com

https://twitter.com/PeopleIKnow

Jan 30, 2017

People I Know - the podcast that talks to interesting people...

In today's episode, I spend time chatting to illustration powerhouse Kristyna as we discuss spells, the most romantic food group and what you'd write on a birthday cake for birds...

We also review another candle - Snowflake Cookie

https://twitter.com/PodcastIKnow

 

For more Krikri, head on over to:

http://kristyna.co.uk/

https://twitter.com/kbaczynski

 

And for more me, check out:

http://www.timothywinchester.com

https://twitter.com/PeopleIKnow

Jan 23, 2017

Aiden and I join forces to discuss chapter four of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone - The Keeper of the Keys. Come along as we discuss Hagrid's pockets, the etiquette of letter delivery and a very iconic pink umbrella...

https://twitter.com/PodcastIKnow

 

For more Aiden, head on over to:

https://www.youtube.com/user/AidenStrickland/videos

And for more me, check out:

http://www.timothywinchester.com

https://twitter.com/PeopleIKnow

Jan 16, 2017

I'm joined by David as we tackle chapter three of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone - The Letters From No One. Join us as we discuss knobbly sticks, that effing cine-camera and justice for Figg!

https://twitter.com/PodcastIKnow

 

For more David, head on over to:

https://twitter.com/shrinkwrapped

And for more me, check out:

http://www.timothywinchester.com

https://twitter.com/PeopleIKnow

Jan 9, 2017

I'm joined by Philippa to discuss The Vanishing Glass - chapter two of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone. Catch up on bobble hats, fashion tips and directional haircuts.

Follow the podcast on Twitter (and feel free to subscribe on iTunes, Stitcher etc...)

https://twitter.com/PodcastIKnow

 

For more Philippa, head on over to:

http://philippajrice.com/

https://twitter.com/PhilippaRice

 

And for more me, check out:

http://www.timothywinchester.com

https://twitter.com/PeopleIKnow

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