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Download The Talking Newspaper

The talking newspaper is now available for you to download as a sound file to listen to on your computer at home. These files are digital copies of the memory stick you would normally receive through your door on a Saturday morning. Click on the file names below and save the sound files to your computer.

Update: 2nd March 2018. News recording cancelled this week.
Due to the exceptional weather conditions, to ensure the safety of our volunteers, the DTN had to make the decision to cancel this week's recording.
We appreciate your understanding, and hope to return to normal next week.

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How do I play the files?

Click on the files above and save them to your computer. Once they have downloaded and are saved on your computer, you can listen to them using Windows Media Player or Winamp. Winamp is available from www.winamp.com.

Dacorum Talking Newspaper Podcast

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Or copy the link below into your favourite podcast application (e.g. Juice)


The Dacorum Talking Newspaper is also available using the Sonata receiver available from the British Wireless for the Blind Fund (BWBF), for those who subscribe to that service.

When can I get the next edition?

The digital copy is uploaded every Thursday evening overnight, meaning the next edition is available to download on a Friday morning


All new listeners to the Dacorum Talking Newspaper are given details of all relevant amenities and services in an audible format. A document with this information can be downloaded here

Please note that this document will not be updated on a frequent basis. For any changes please contact the secretary.