How to Listen On Line

News and Magazine editions are available on this web site, (Listen to News or Listen to Magazines) but they are also availble elsewhere.

Listen as a podcast

If you Subscribe to the podcasts, new editions will be downloaded to your device automatically when they are published.

If you have an Apple device (iPhone, iPad or iPod), or if you use iTunes on a computer, use the following links. They will open in a new window.

WATN News Podcast for Apple

WATN Magazine Podcast for Apple

Google currently lists the WATN news podcast. You can subscribe with Google Podcasts on your computer, and also on an Android phone. This will open in a new window.

Google Podcast WATN News

Other podcast programs may ask for the link to the 'podcast feed'. The are given below for you to copy and paste.

They are quite long and may run over more than one line, so be sure to copy all of it.

For the weekly news:

For the monthly magazines:

Podcasts can also be heard using Windows 10 programs such as Podit (opens in new window).

Listen on your Mobile phone or tablet using an App:

British Wireless for the Blind Fund (BWBF)  has a free Talking Newspaper app available to users with sight loss, which runs on modern Android and Apple phones and tablets.

Find details of the app here (opens in a new window) BWBF Talking Newspaper App

BWBF also has a purpose-built Bumblebee Smartphone.

For more details, go to the BWBF web page. (Opens in a new window)


Amazon Alexa

The Alexa service has a serious technical problem and the programming team at British Wireless for the Blind is currently re-writing the software. It is ikely to be into the first week in March 2021 before it can be reinstated. Please accept everyone's apologies for the delay.