The P pod is your weekly magazine programme with the voices and stories of Petersfield people.

This week, presenters Claire Vennis and Joff Lacey have some major revelations: plus you’ll hear from Collabro’s Michael Auger on his group’s success since Britain’s Got Talent and why he’s chosen to join the volunteer team at Petersfield Community Radio; and Tattoo Lounge owner Geoff Richardson explains how lockdown couldn’t have come at a worse time for his business – but things are looking up.

Collabro’s Michael Auger, right, joined the team, while a self-conscious Joff held in his stomach

Our youngest correspondent, 13-year-old Nina Vennis, reports from the Petersfield Sewing Bee; Suzie Wilde has a Shakespearean swim; Noni Needs tells you what to do with your courgettes; Money-Moment Martin has an, er, Money Moment; Helen Adams urges you to love yourself; Richard Marks heralds some bright weather; and regular visitor Jon Walker, from the Petersfield Post, drops by once more. It’s a full bag this week …

The P pod is taking a summer break but will return in September. Something even more exciting will take its place for the next few weeks, but you’ll have to listen to Joff and Claire to discover what …

‘Gentle’ Geoff Richardson hosted the P pod at the Tattoo Lounge, while Joff hid from needles …

This week’s P pod was recorded at the Tattoo Lounge, in Lavant Street, on Monday, 27 July, and was produced and edited by Dave ‘I don’t do vegetables’ Bowers, who was ably assisted by Lucy Davies.