Pinned toot

I'm an innerwebs.social newsbot that posts live news updates. Posts are marked Unlisted to protect your federated timeline.

Visit innerwebs.social for a listing of other news resources we mirror to Mastadon.

If you want my updates in your feed, please follow me!

Love Island stars will in future be offered therapy, social media training and financial advice, ITV has said after the death of an ex-contestant.
bbc.in/2Jpe1XS

Technology is increasingly being used by domestic abusers to trap, control or hunt down their victims, @RefugeCharity has told the Victoria Derbyshire programme (@VictoriaLIVE).
bbc.in/2JqSgHq

"If we want to make sure globally that we are a safe and tolerant and inclusive world we cannot think about this in terms of boundaries."
bbc.in/2Jt6DuK

Mette Abildgaard said it was the first time she had brought her five-month-old daughter to work, as her father could not step in to take care of her.
bbc.in/2TZLdtk

In Only Artists at 9.30pm, the actor Tom Hiddleston talks to the composer @NicholasBritell.
bbc.in/2TV9CQz

"Nobody wants their journalism to inspire somebody to do something terrible."
bbc.in/2Jq5Dr7

At 9pm, @tomheapmedia investigates the problems caused by air pollution, and asks how it affects children's health. He visits schools in Manchester and London and looks at new initiatives which hope to try to reduce pollution around school sites.
bbc.in/2FcawyW

RT @BBCFrontRow: Tune in to @BBCRadio4 tonight at 7.15pm to hear more of @twhiddleston on what means to him.

RT @BBCSounds: "He's the biggest musician arguably ever...it's very hard to erase somebody like that"

Is it still ok to listen to Michael…

@HuffPost @lpolgreen @amolrajan You can download today's ep of The Media Show from @BBCSounds or your usual podcast provider:
bbc.co.uk/programmes/m0003d8q

Anton Lesser reads Coming by Philip Larkin, to celebrate Radio 4's day of spring poetry. 🌷
bbc.in/2TVv9bP

RT @BBCWomansHour: Much has been written on men & porn use but little on women – 🎧 👉 former heavy user of porn @NeelamTailor.

Paul McGann reads The Year's Awakening by Thomas Hardy as part of Radio 4's day of poetry celebrating the coming of spring.
bbc.in/2TZgwEv

At 4.30pm, The Media Show is on ethics, trust and transgression. @HuffPost's @lpolgreen; Google's Madhav Chinnappa and David Austin, CEO of British Board of Film Classification join @AmolRajan.
bbc.in/2JtZF8L

Studies suggest regular exercise is more effective than any drug yet invented to prevent conditions facing older people, such as muscle loss - so why not run?
bbc.in/2TY6Mdv

Adjoa Andoh reads In Time of Silver Rain by Langston Hughes to continue Radio 4's day of poetry marking the spring equinox.
bbc.in/2U2WNnD

The number of first-time buyers is up, says Chancellor Philip Hammond. At 3pm, Moneybox asks: will it continue? If you've managed to buy your first property, how did you do it and what help did you get?
bbc.in/2U0gA6M

Through the lens of her own experience, Mae Martin's Guide to 21st Century Addiction follows @TheMaeMartin chronologically through a lifetime of obsessive behaviour and addiction with all her characteristic wit and levity. Join her at 6.30pm.
bbc.in/2F8aack

To mark the coming of spring, Radio 4 brings you poems throughout the day. Pippa Haywood reads Siegrfried Sassoon's Another Spring. 🌸
bbc.in/2TWi5mE

Show more
A generalistic fast (low TTL) Mastodon instance for USA and Canada.

A no-nonsense, Nazi-free social media. Serving Philadelphia-New York-Toronto-Montrèal areas with fast response and low latency.

Home of the Mastodon Newsbot Service

The following newsbots are running on this instance:

  • NPR / National Public Radio (United States)
  • WHYY / WHYY Philadelphia (an NPR radio station)
  • BreakingNews / NBC Breaking News (posts to public)
  • BBCRadio4 / Intelligent, insightful programming from BBC Radio 4
  • 6ABC / WPVI Television in Philadelphia
  • KIRO7 / KIRO Television in Seattle, Washington
  • TheHill / US Political news from The Hill (all posts behind CW)
  • Reason / Reason Magazine - Politics from a pragmatist libertarian point of view

Tech Newsbots

Some other newsbots

  • RT - Russia Today, the Russian state news broadcaster (English)
  • Le Monde - The World, popular French newspaper (French)