In the latest episode of ‘The Out of Towners,’ Maeve and Liam are joined by Kofi Smiles, the esteemed journalist and presenter of BBC Radio Humberside’s Breakfast Show.
Kofi Smiles, who was chosen above two hundred candidates to become the BBC’s Face of Hull, takes centre stage in this episode of ‘The Out of Towners’. Having extensively covered Hull’s City of Culture year in 2017, Kofi’s passion for storytelling shines through his remarkable career. Since then, he has made appearances on various BBC channels, founded the popular young people’s platform ‘BBC No Filter,’ and become a familiar voice on BBC Radio Humberside with his incredible Breakfast Show.
In the enthralling episode, Kofi and ‘The Out of Towners’ delve into a range of topics. Listeners will hear about Kofi’s upbringing in Withernsea, his educational journey at Northumbria University, and his YouTube channel, CTK Media, where he presented ‘Kofi’s Kitchen.’ The conversation also touches upon his audition to become BBC’s Face of Hull and his experiences as a Breakfast Show host. Furthermore, Kofi candidly shares his honest appraisal of Hull, providing a fresh perspective on the city’s charm and character.
“We hope you enjoy the episode!” say Maeve and Liam, co-hosts of ‘The Out of Towners.’
To listen to the captivating episode featuring Kofi Smiles on ‘The Out of Towners,’ visit the podcast’s eponymous Spotify page. Stay up to date with the latest from the podcast by following ‘The Out of Towners’ on Instagram and YouTube.
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Maeve Black and Liam Scroggie
Co-Hosts of ‘The Out of Towners’
About ‘The Out of Towners’: ‘The Out of Towners’ is a captivating podcast hosted by Maeve Black and Liam Scroggie, offering a fresh perspective on the vibrant city of Kingston-Upon-Hull. Through intriguing interviews and discussions on in-vogue Hull-related topics, the podcast provides a deep dive into the city’s culture, history, and local pride. ‘The Out of Towners’ can be heard on 107FM and is available for streaming on Spotify and YouTube.