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Howard Pressman and Phil Kennedy

Howard Pressman and Phil Kennedy

North vs South with Phil Kennedy

BBC Radio Berkshire's Phil Kennedy and BBC Radio Sheffield's Howard Pressman deploy unusual weaponry to battle it out over the perennial north versus south debate.

BBC Radio Berkshire's Phil Kennedy hooked up with his northern drive time show counterpart at BBC Radio Sheffield to react to a recent report that people should move to warmer climes, abandoning the 'economic wasteland' of the north.

Policy Exchange, a think tank often employed by the Conservative Party, believes that many towns in the north of England should be abandoned in favour of southern cities.

We decided that a bit of friendly north vs south banter might lighten the otherwise risqué topic, setting up a verbal joust between Phil and Howard 'Howie' Pressman on Radio Sheffield.

The contest was decided using the local radio weapon of choice - jingles. Though it is not entirely clear who won...

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