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Ask William and Friends

Episode Three

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Welcome to the third episode of the Ask William and Friends Podcast with special guest Jonathan Sayers....

About the Podcast

Have you heard about our recently launched project, Ask William and Friends, the podcast? The podcast initiative is a global collaboration between us here at OX, Oxford’s Ask William, Chicago-based media company Rivet 360, and exclusive wellness provider Sun Fun You Mediterranean Voyages. Oxford’s flamboyant concierge, and OX’s very own contributor, William Thomson, is celebrating his first year in business by launching something very exciting, in collaboration with OX. Ask William and Friends – featuring lively and sometimes mischievous conversations with colourful characters met during his career.

We hope you enjoy the third episode and look forward to sharing many more with you.

You can also find this podcast on all good podcast streaming sites.

"One of the best things about working in the world of hospitality is that I get to meet some wonderful people." - William Thomson


Mon 2 May 2022

It’s a strange thing to be confronted by a famous face whether in the flesh or over Zoom; you never know when you’ll be a little starstruck. Anton du Beke has spent most autumn weekends in my living room for the past eight years but despite that, I had no idea what to expect when we arranged to speak ahead of his ‘Audience With’ at the Wycombe Swan in May. 

Mon 2 May 2022

The idea for an open studios event was brought from the US four decades ago and the first Artweek in the UK was held in Oxford, simply as a small local event. Since then, millions of visitors have enjoyed the friendly welcome of local artists: now the festival encompasses the whole of Oxfordshire and it is a model which has been copied across the country.

Fri 1 Apr 2022

Stand-up comedian and presenter perhaps best known for his appearance on the now-cancelled Mash Report, Nish Kumar called in ahead of his UK tour of Your Power, Your Control which comes to Oxford on 17 May.  

Fri 1 Apr 2022

Following the hugely successful release of their latest album, Give Me The Future, we spoke with Bastille’s lead singer Dan Smith, not only to find out more about their upcoming tour, but to discuss the band’s early career and rise to fame.