View Full Version : How can I add Guardian podcasts?

2011-09-29, 04:18
I like to listen to some Guardian podcasts like Tech Weekly - been doing this through Stitcher on my iPod Touch. Yesterday I bought a Squeezebox Boom and have been busy installing things like BBC iPlayer, BBC iPlayer Extras, BBC Podcasts etc.. It is all looking good, but I cannot find a way of adding the Guardian podcasts to the Squeezebox.

Any ideas?

Many thanks.

2011-09-29, 07:18
Internet Radio > Search > type in *guardian* (enter)

2011-09-29, 07:38
You need to enable the Podcast services in App Gallery. Then use mysqueezebox.com to add the Guardian podcast url.

2011-09-29, 10:56
Internet Radio > Search > type in *guardian* (enter)

Excellent! That worked. Can I add this as a favourite? I tried allocating it to a pre-set, but that didn't work. I would like 'Guardian Tech Weekly' as a favourite and when selected it would show the episodes available. I would rather not have to search for it each time I want to listen to the latest episode.


2011-09-29, 12:47
I managed to find the Guardian Tech Weekly podcast url and added it in my squeezebox.com

For future reference the url is: http://www.guardian.co.uk/podcast/0,,331507003,00.xml

I just wish it was easier to find! Found it in some user comments on a Guardian web page.

This Squeezebox malarky gets better and better!

Thanks for your help, guys!

2011-09-29, 12:49
Dunno, each podcast is a separate/independent program so I'd guess each would have to be added/selected individually.
Might try the suggested podcast apps, they may have some better menu navigation options to see & play them more to your liking.
I don't use podcasts myself. :(

2011-10-26, 15:30
I had the same problem but have finally worked it out.

I've tried to post them but it seems I need to post at least once before I can post links (not sure why) so here is my first post then hopefully it'll work next time.

2011-10-26, 15:31
ok, here we go...

Try this for Tech Weekly


Just a few other examples, Football Weekly and Media Talk