Episode 30: Paul the Train Conductor – ED & FRIENDS

Paul Hughes was once a radio producer for the Music Control evening show, but had always been a train-nut since he was a child. So he chased his dream and became a Train Conductor, and now he is an Operations Manager of one of the largest train stations in the country.

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Ed and Paul talk about the beauties of train travel, the strange things that Train Conductors witness and the sometimes dangerous and sometimes noble duty of the train conductor.

This man loves trains.

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Epsiode 02: Serena The Firework Queen – ED & FRIENDS

Episode 2 of Ed & Friends! Ed meets up with old friend and founder of Foyle Fireworks, Serena Foyle.

Serena PhotoSerena Foyle is a Pyromusical producer with a unique approach to combining music with fireworks.  Serena trained with a Russian concert pianist before going on to Edinburgh University to study Classical music and later went on to study Music Production at the London School of Sound.

Foyle Fireworks was created in 2012 as a Pyromusical production company in response to Serena Foyle’s passion for designing more artistic fireworks displays, that are created with equal emphasis on both music and fireworks. More info at www.foylefireworks.com

Serena and Ed talk about blowing things up, the future of the job and Ed even quizzes Serena on her History of Art knowledge.

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BONUS! Here’s the Foyle Firework display set to Skyfall! This’ll show Sam Smith a thing or two.

Skyfall from Foyle Fireworks on Vimeo.