The Toby Gribben Show Highlights
Season 2023, Ep. 31
Mind Aid helps people with mental illness in developing countries so they can get access to basic mental health care. It was made by me, Matthew Dickson in 2018.
It is the first website of its kind in the world, with all the groups working on the cause on one site!
Season 2023, Ep. 85
There is no denying we love a good deal, whether it's discount codes, vouchers, sales or just being able to get something cheaper somewhere else.In fact, 58% of us consider ourselves to be a 'savvy shopper' and 37% know someone who is a 'serial bargain hunter'.One place that has always been known to have lower prices is the duty-free section in airports, on planes and on ferries. The top duty-free purchases, according to research by Stena Line, are fragrances (47%), alcohol (44%), beauty products (23%), confectionary (16%), jewellery (15%), tech products (13%) accessories like sunglasses (12%) and kid's toys (7%). Brits enjoy a duty-free price tag so much that 45% go to the extent of waiting until they travel to buy a specific product in duty-free, with a further 19% admitting they consider doing this. When it comes to searching for a deal, on average UK adults are willing to spend more than three days searching for a good deal. However, it's not just about saving the pennies, bagging a bargain gives us a thrill (83%), so much so we love to brag (29%) and boast (31%) about it! Going one step further, approximately one in five (21%) of us has, on occasion, exaggerated how much money we saved in a deal. 26% of UK adults have told a white lie to their partner about their shopping habits. One well-known savings seeker is consumer Journalist and TV Presenter, Alice Beer. She is on hand to give her top tips and advice on how to grab yourself a good buy and experience the ultimate excitement of a deal.
Season 2023, Ep. 84
Kev is an upcoming indie pop artist born and raised in Brooklyn, New York City. He is currently a student at both Fordham University Rose Hill and The Juilliard School. Kev has been making waves in the music industry with his latest hit single, "Goodnights," which is available on various platforms including Spotify, Apple Music, YouTube, and Tik Tok. Kev's music has been praised for its catchy melodies and relatable lyrics, and his growing fanbase is eagerly awaiting more from this talented young artist. You can stay up to date with Kev and his music on Instagram by following him at @officialkevvvv.
Frankie Rockin' Smith
Season 2023, Ep. 83
Frankie Rockin' Smith is a 26-year-old singer, songwriter, and entertainer with a deep passion for rock n' roll music from the 1950s. His musical inspiration comes from legends such as Shakin’ Stevens and Ricky Nelson, and he embraces his retro style with gusto. Frankie loves to perform live and is known for his unique 'shaky-legs' moves on stage.At the young age of 21, Frankie released his debut single, "Christmas Blues," which was written for him by Swiss composer Michel F. Bolle. The song was distributed worldwide by Ditto Music and received critical acclaim for its catchy, fun, and timeless sound. Frankie's music is simple yet loaded with deep musicianship and energy, and he delivers it with conviction and grace.Frankie's love for the 1950s rockabilly era shines through his music, and he is determined to be an important part of the rockabilly revival. With his jump swing, soulful rhythm and blues Christmas tune, he has established himself as an original force to be reckoned with in the music industry.