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20 Best UK Life Podcasts of 2021

Are you wanting to learn more about uk life? Well you’ve come to the right place. This is a curated list of the best uk life podcasts of 2021.

We have selected these podcasts for a variety of reasons, but they are all well worth a listen. We tried to select a variety of podcasts across the spectrum from hosts with a wide breadth of experience.

Best UK Life Podcasts 2021

With thanks to ListenNotes, Crunchbase, SemRush and Ahrefs for providing the data to create and rank these podcasts.

First Love Church UK – Audio

  • Publisher: flcukaudio
  • Total Episodes: 226

Welcome to the First Love Church UK Podcast. Listen to all messages preached by our Pastor, Bishop Richard Aryee, at the First Love Church London, UK. These valuable teachings will change your life and ministry forever.

The Disclosure Podcast

  • Publisher: Earthling Ed
  • Total Episodes: 32

Join vegan educator, TEDx speaker and content creator Ed Winters as he explores topics surrounding veganism, morality, ethics, communication, and the environment, as well as discussing current events. Winters has spoken at over 1/3 of UK universities and at 6 Ivy league colleges, including as a guest lecturer at Harvard University. He has given speeches across the world, including at the University of Cambridge, EPFL, Google NYC and Google Zürich. In early 2019 he gave two TEDx talks, reaching a total of 1.5 million views online. His speech “You Will Never Look at Your Life in the Same Way Again” has 35 million accumulative views online and has been given to thousands of students across UK universities.

But Where Are You From?

  • Publisher: besea.n
  • Total Episodes: 53

A fun and uplifting podcast exploring life, culture, politics as East and South East Asians in the UK by besean (Britain’s East and South East Asian Network)

Bird Podcast | Stories from prison

  • Publisher: Bird Podcast
  • Total Episodes: 13

Bird Podcast investigates what it really means to do time in the UK prison system. One topic, two chicks, three points of view. Explores themes around mental health, women in prison, UK gangs, knife crime, life sentences & rehabilitation.

Freedom Church Audio Podcast

  • Publisher: Freedom Church
  • Total Episodes: 229

This is the weekly podcast of Freedom Church, based in Hereford (UK), with campuses around the world. Freedom Church exists to connect anyone anywhere to a life-changing relationship with Jesus. Visit for more content like this.

Scrubbed In

  • Publisher: Dr A.Rahyead and Dr A.Choudhury
  • Total Episodes: 112

Scrubbed In is a podcast by two junior doctors in the UK discussing everything from their journey from medical school to becoming doctors, Startups and life outside medicine! Tune in every week as they discuss new and exciting topics.

Alcohol Free Life – Janey Lee Grace

  • Publisher: Janey Lee Grace – Alcohol Free Life from The Sober Club
  • Total Episodes: 130

Have you quit the booze? Sober curious? Thinking about reducing your alcohol intake? We aim to bring you tips, advice and motivation and importantly we want to celebrate self-care in sobriety. We look at the issues around alcohol with no judgement and hope to inspire you to be all that you can be, joyful, healthy happy and brave! Janey Lee Grace is a UK based BBC presenter, author of Happy Healthy Sober – ditch the booze and take control of your life. and founder of The Sober Club 

The Escape Pod Cast

  • Publisher: TheEscapePodCast
  • Total Episodes: 121

Join Paul Anthony and Neil Andrew Eyre as they discuss the Mobile Game Star Wars Galaxy Of Heroes. One is a Grand Arena Specialist from the UK, the other is a Territory Battle specialist from the U.S. Together, there is no signs of life-forms on board.

Show Love Podcast

  • Publisher: Show Love
  • Total Episodes: 30

Exploring human emotions and feelings. Talking about the things people don’t really talk to each other about. Spreading love and positive energy, helping with self love and the quest to find love. We are all blagging it in life, the least you can do is have some love along the way. Follow us on Facebook – Show Love UK, and Twitter / Instagram – @showloveuk Or please leave feedback and join in the conversation on the Facebook page – Show Love Podcast, we can’t wait to hear from you!

Unholy: Two Jews on the news

  • Publisher: Keshet
  • Total Episodes: 17

Yonit Levi of Channel 12 Israel and Jonathan Freedland of The Guardian are two Jews on the news. Each week Levi in Tel Aviv and Freedland in London give their take on developments in politics and life in Israel, the US, the UK and around the world. Since they’re Jews, you can expect to hear far more than two opinions at any given time.

Everyday Ubuntu

  • Publisher: The Brand is Female
  • Total Episodes: 35

Both a way of life and a philosophy, Ubuntu is Africa’s gift to the world. Hosted by Mungi Ngomane, a human rights activist, patron of the Tutu Foundation UK and author of the book Everyday Ubuntu: Living Better Together the African Way, this show engages in conversations about our common humanity. Because Ubuntu is a way to live life better together, our episodes include exchanges with inspiring personalities from around the world who fight for causes they believe in, who recognize their own weaknesses and who continue to work on how they carry themselves in the world to help make it a better place.

Hashtag Authentic – for creatives, entrepreneurs & dreamers online

  • Publisher: Sara Tasker
  • Total Episodes: 100

Hashtag Authentic is the podcast for dreamers, makers, entrepreneurs and creatives who want to grow their online audience without having to sell their soul. If you’re looking to find a balance between brilliant marketing and gentle, human authenticity… If you’re determined to grow your business without spending the mortgage repayment on Facebook Ads… If you want to find your audience, and just possibly yourself, as well, in this digital world… then welcome to the community! In each episode, Certified Coach and UK Instagram Expert Sara Tasker (@me_and_orla) and her guests share inspiring stories, practical Instagram strategies and insider social media insights to help you create the life, presence and business of your dreams.

Ian Wright’s Everyday People

  • Publisher: Somethin’ Else
  • Total Episodes: 14

Ian Wright is on a journey of discovery, searching for those positive role models that walk amongst us in everyday life. The real life champions that come in all shapes and sizes, from all walks of life – this podcast captures him meeting and learning from these inspirational, everyday people. Ian is a goalscoring hero and football legend – a much loved and positive role model across the UK, adored for his openness, vulnerability and of course his cheeky sense of humour, all of which you will hear in this unique series. Each episode Ian meets someone with an incredible story of bravery, resilience or transformation. Ian gets to the heart of how they’ve changed the world for the better and why they do the things they do. You’ll get to hear personal stories of hope and resilience that will move and inspire you, make you laugh and bring you to tears. From Somethin’ Else, makers of ‘David Tennant Does a Podcast With…’ and ‘How Did We Get Here’, ’Ian Wright’s Everyday People’ will tell the stories of real life heroes that are the beating hearts of our communities.

Stitchery Stories

  • Publisher: Susan Weeks
  • Total Episodes: 110

Stitchery Stories… Where textile artists share their life in fabric and thread. Embroidery. Textile Art. Inspiration, Techniques, Disasters and Delights. Join embroidery enthusiast and textile art dabbler, Susan Weeks, in her friendly weekly chats with UK textile artists. Discover how they got started. Share the lessons learned along the way. Get excited about what they are working on at the moment. Learn how they keep their business growing, their creativity flowing, and get a sneak peek into what is coming next…

All About Agatha (Christie)

  • Publisher: All About Agatha (Christie)
  • Total Episodes: 186

All About Agatha is a podcast all about, well, Agatha. Agatha Christie, of course. The Queen of Crime, a real-life Dame of the British Empire and author of sixty-six mystery novels that spanned the Twentieth Century, defining a genre. Every month or so we revisit one of these novels in the order they were first published in the UK. Discussions range from plotting and interpretation to the impact of the beloved adaptations to an attempt at ranking them all. We take a breather in between novels to discuss one of her many (100-plus) short stories, and to interview like-minded mystery obsessives (scholars, authors, etc.). Call it a Christie-fest, as we revisit Hercule Poirot, Miss Marple, Tommy and Tuppence, and oh so much more…. Join us.

The Tudor History & Travel Show

  • Publisher: TheTudorTravelShow
  • Total Episodes: 44

A podcast that brings Tudor history to life by exploring Tudor places and artefacts in the flesh. The Tudor Travel Guide brings you lively onsite walk-and-talk interviews at historic Tudor locations across the UK and fuses them with inspiring ideas for your next Tudor-themed vacation. If you love combining your Tudor history with visiting Tudor houses, castles and manors, then ‘The Tudor History and Travel Show’ is tailored made for you!

The Mindset Changing Podcast

  • Publisher: Paul Sheppard
  • Total Episodes: 95

Change your mindset, change your life. How can you change your mindset for lasting change? I will share you with the tools, strategies, and perspectives which can help you boost confidence, motivation, energy, relaxation and feel happier with life. This podcast will especially help anyone who is suffering from anxiety, stress, depression and feels lost at how they can help themselves get better. I have suffered from anxiety now specialize in treating clients from my clinic based in Hove in the UK.

A Photographic Life

  • Publisher: The United Nations of Photography
  • Total Episodes: 162

“To take a photograph is to align the head, the eye and the heart. It’s a way of life.” Henri Cartier-Bresson. Whatever your level of engagement with photography The Photographic Life Podcast explains the realities of working with and learning about the medium. Each week photographer, writer, lecturer, filmmaker and BBC Radio contributor Grant Scott reflects on news, discussions, themes and issues surrounding the photographic community. He also asks a photographer to supply him with an audio file no longer than 5 minutes in length in which they answer the question ‘What Does Photography Mean to You?’ This is a podcast for those who do not want kit reviews, photoshop techniques, marketing babble or camera talk. It is for those who want informed conversation about photography and life. Grant Scott is the founder/curator of, a Senior Lecturer in Photography at Oxford Brookes University, UK, a working photographer, and the author of Professional Photography: The New Global Landscape Explained, The Essential Student Guide to Professional Photography and New Ways of Seeing: The Democratic Language of Photography. A book of the podcast contributions to What Does Photography Mean to You? is available now from price £9.99 plus p&p. His documentary film, Do Not Bend: The Photographic Life of Bill Jay has been screened across the UK, and in Canada and the US. Podcast music: Written and performed by Laura Ritchie.

Baga and Viv Fancy a Brew

  • Publisher: World of Wonder
  • Total Episodes: 8

The podcast game just got much betta! Get the kettle on, grab a cup of tea, and join RuPaul’s Drag Race UK stars, The Vivienne and Baga Chipz, as they talk life, friendship, drag, and all the hot topics in between.

2 Brits 1 Puck

  • Publisher: Dan Masters and Will Everett
  • Total Episodes: 125

We are Dan and Will. 2 Brits who love Ice Hockey. Join us as we discuss hockey, life, and all in between and why it is fun trying to follow the number 43 sport in the UK. Most of all though we just love Hockey. @danstraightedge @weverett @2brits1puck

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