Walking The Dog with Emily Dean

Walking The Dog with Emily Dean

By Goalhanger

Join Emily Dean and her Shih Tzu Raymond, for an extraordinary dog walk. Meet household names you’ve heard a lot about, opening up in a way you’ve never heard before. They’ll reveal what truly makes them tick and you’ll discover why the best chats always happen over a dog walk.  A Goalhanger podcast brought to you by Petplan

Episodes

Geoff Norcott

This week, Emily and Ray are in Cambridgeshire with the brilliant comedian, writer and political commentator Geoff Norcott and his dog Anne-Marie (or Annie, to her friends!) Geoff tells us what it is to be a bloke, how being part of a news story makes him feel and what it means for your child to say that they like you. The podcast takes a surreal turn when we have to take a trip back to Geoff's house and it reveals just how much of a gentleman he really is... Geoff's book The British Bloke, Decoded is available now!  https://www.waterstones.com/book/the-british-bloke-decoded/geoff-norcott/9781800961296 Geoff is on tour throughout the UK in Spring 2024. Get tickets here! Listen to Emily and Ray's first walk with Geoff which was recorded remotely in April 2021 Follow Emily:  Instagram - @emilyrebeccadean X - @divine_miss_em Walking The Dog is produced by Faye Lawrence Music: Rich Jarman  Artwork: Alice Ludlam Photography: Karla Gowlett  Walking The Dog is a Goalhanger Podcast brought to you by Petplan: visit petplan.co.uk Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
20/02/24·1h 14m

Ross Noble

This week on Walking The Dog, legendary comedian Ross Noble joins Emily and Raymond for a stroll around Regent's Park in North London. Since he last came on the podcast, Ross has moved to Australia! His cockapoodle-doodle-doos Baxter and Baguette are doing well, and they have been joined by Indie the (rather lively) bearded collie. Ross discusses his one-time dream of joining the army, his family's sense of humour and whether he'll ever make a stand up show about his trauma... Ross is currently touring the UK with ‘Jibber Jabber Jamboree’. Tickets at rossnoble.com, including for his two nights at the iconic London Palladium on the 14th and 15th March! Listen to Emily and Ray's first walk with Ross from April 2017 Follow Emily:  Instagram - @emilyrebeccadean X - @divine_miss_em Walking The Dog is produced by Faye Lawrence Music: Rich Jarman  Artwork: Alice Ludlam Photography: Karla Gowlett  Walking The Dog is a Goalhanger Podcast brought to you by Petplan: visit petplan.co.uk Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
13/02/24·53m 58s

Sabrina Dhowre Elba

Join Emily and Raymond for a walk in London's Richmond Park with Sabrina Dhowre Elba - Canadian model, UN Goodwill Ambassador and co-founder of S'ABLE Labs - the melanin inclusive skincare brand. Sabrina talks about her childhood in Canada and the sacrifices made by her mother which led to her earning a philosophy degree with the aim of becoming a lawyer. It all changed with a chance meeting - when she met her now husband, Idris Elba, in a bar in Vancouver. Sabrina tells us about finding her own place in the world, her humanitarian work and how it feels to hear 'Will Idris be the next Bond?' every day. S'ABLE Labs Award-winning melanin inclusive skincare formulated with African botanicals powered by modern science to target hyperpigmentation. Developed by Sabrina and Idris Elba. https://uk.sablelabs.co/?utm_source=podcast&utm_medium=banner&utm_campaign=Walking&utm_id=WTD&utm_term=SE&utm_content=logolink Follow Sabrina's work on Instagram Follow Emily:  Instagram - @emilyrebeccadean X - @divine_miss_em Walking The Dog is produced by Faye Lawrence Music: Rich Jarman  Artwork: Alice Ludlam Photography: Karla Gowlett  Walking The Dog is a Goalhanger Podcast brought to you by Petplan: visit petplan.co.uk Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
06/02/24·1h 13m

Kerry Godliman

Join Emily and Raymond for a walk with the hugely talented comic and globally celebrated actor Kerry Godliman and her lovely scottie westie cross, Molly. Pottering around Beckenham Place Park on a freezing January day, Emily chats about the time she met Kerry's parents, how Kerry feels about being 'no nonsense' and how her life has changed (or not!) since starring in Ricky Gervais's After Life. Kerry stars in the second series of Trigger Point on ITV and ITVX - you can watch it here: https://www.itv.com/watch/trigger-point/10a0591 You can listen to Kerry's podcast Memory Lane, which she hosts with Jen Brister wherever you get your podcasts. Keep up to date with all things Kerry on her website: https://kerrygodliman.com/ Listen to Emily and Ray's first walk with Kerry from December 2019 Listen to Emily and Ray's walk with Ricky Gervais from March 2019 Follow Emily:  Instagram - @emilyrebeccadean X - @divine_miss_em Walking The Dog is produced by Faye Lawrence Music: Rich Jarman  Artwork: Alice Ludlam Photography: Karla Gowlett  Walking The Dog is a Goalhanger Podcast brought to you by Petplan: visit petplan.co.uk Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
30/01/24·44m 37s

Suzi Ruffell

This week, Emily and Ray took a trip to the seaside to go for a walk with comedian Suzi Ruffell. Suzi tells us how her life has changed since becoming a mum and moving to Brighton - and why it’s so important for her to talk openly about being gay and having a happy, successful life. Despite being more of a cat person, Ray and Suzi totally hit it off… we even stopped for an ice cream!  You can watch Suzi’s most recent stand up special ‘Dance Like Everyone’s Watching’ on Amazon Prime, and her brilliant podcasts: Likeminded Friends with Tom Allen, Out and Big Kick Energy with Maisie Adam are all available wherever you get your podcasts.  You can catch Suzi live as she and Maisie Adam are taking their award-winning podcast 'Big Kick Energy' on the road for their first ever live shows. There will be special guests, there will be merch, and there will be real-time pacing and goosing from the dynamic duo.  Kicking off in the summer of 2023, Big Kick Energy is a podcast covering the beautiful game of women’s football. From the highs and lows of supporting their local team, Brighton, to hanging out with the Lionesses, Maisie and Suzi are ready to bring their big podcast energy to a live audience. 'Positive and energetic…a nice concept well executed.' (THE BROADCAST AWARDS SPORTS PODCAST OF THE YEAR AWARD, 2023) Keep up to date with all things Suzi on her website: https://suziruffell.com/  Listen to Emily and Ray's first walk with Suzi from March 2020 Follow Emily:  Instagram - @emilyrebeccadean X - @divine_miss_em Walking The Dog is produced by Faye Lawrence Music: Rich Jarman  Artwork: Alice Ludlam Photography: Karla Gowlett  Walking The Dog is a Goalhanger Podcast brought to you by Petplan: visit petplan.co.uk Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
23/01/24·46m 48s

Tim Key Returns!

Join Emily and Ray for a stroll on London's Hampstead Heath with award-winning comedian, actor and poet Tim Key. Tim doesn't have a dog, but if anyone can lure him over to the dog side... it's Raymond. Tim discusses being a shy guy at school, his relationship with Steve Coogan and how he feels about dancing on television. Follow Tim on Instagram @TimKeyPoet Tim's brilliant anthology Chapters is available for pre-order here. For more information visit: timkey.co.uk and utterandpress.co.uk Listen to Emily's first walk with Tim from March 2020 Follow Emily:  Instagram - @emilyrebeccadean X - @divine_miss_em Walking The Dog is produced by Faye Lawrence Music: Rich Jarman  Artwork: Alice Ludlam Photography: Karla Gowlett  Walking The Dog is a Goalhanger Podcast brought to you by Petplan: visit petplan.co.uk Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
16/01/24·59m 39s

Frank Skinner Returns!

He's back, and this time he has a dog - and an MBE! Today, Emily and Raymond head for a North London stroll with the legendary Frank Skinner and his dog Poppy. Frank chats about sharing his bedroom with an owl, what it means to be capable of kindness and how life with a dog has made his family feel more complete. 30 Years Of Dirt is playing at the Gielgud Theatre in London for 14 nights only from 5th to 17th February 2024, followed by a UK and Ireland tour throughout Spring 2024 - for more information and tickets visit frankskinnerlive.com Listen to Emily's first walk with Frank from June 2018 Follow Emily:  Instagram - @emilyrebeccadean X - @divine_miss_em Walking The Dog is produced by Faye Lawrence Music: Rich Jarman  Artwork: Alice Ludlam Photography: Karla Gowlett  Walking The Dog is a Goalhanger Podcast brought to you by Petplan: visit petplan.co.uk Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
09/01/24·1h 14m

Lee Mack Returns - Again! (Part Two)

We're back in the study for the second part of Emily's chat with Lee Mack. Lee discusses his role in The Unfriend, his relationship with comedy and his friendship with the late Sean Lock. If you haven't heard part one yet, catch up here. This episode contains some strong language towards the end. The Unfriend is playing at the Wyndham's Theatre until March 2024 - for more information and tickets visit theunfriend.com Listen to Emily's first walk with Lee from November 2017 Listen to Emily's second walk with Lee from January 2021 Follow Emily:  Instagram - @emilyrebeccadean X - @divine_miss_em Walking The Dog is produced by Faye Lawrence Music: Rich Jarman  Artwork: Alice Ludlam Photography: Karla Gowlett  Walking The Dog is a Goalhanger Podcast brought to you by Petplan: visit petplan.co.uk Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
04/01/24·46m 50s

Lee Mack Returns - Again! (Part One)

This week on Walking The Dog, Emily and Ray spend a rainy afternoon with Lee Mack! He's the first guest to ever make a third appearance on the podcast and since we last spoke, Lee has got another dog. Lee chats about his relationship with class and feeding his dogs a part-vegan diet - and Ray disgraces himself in Lee's study. The second part of Emily's chat with Lee will be available to listen to from Thursday this week. The Unfriend is playing at the Wyndham's Theatre until March 2024 - for more information and tickets visit theunfriend.com Listen to Emily's first walk with Lee from November 2017 Listen to Emily's second walk with Lee from January 2021 Follow Emily:  Instagram - @emilyrebeccadean X - @divine_miss_em Walking The Dog is produced by Faye Lawrence Music: Rich Jarman  Artwork: Alice Ludlam Photography: Karla Gowlett  Walking The Dog is a Goalhanger Podcast brought to you by Petplan: visit petplan.co.uk Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
02/01/24·56m 20s

Clare Balding

This week, Emily and Raymond take a walk with broadcaster and author Clare Balding at Chiswick House in West London. Clare takes us along the route she used to walk with her beloved Tibetan Terrier, Archie, and tells us about how animals have played a huge part in her life - she even got given a horse by the Queen! Clare's book Isle of Dogs is available to buy now: lnk.to/IsleofDogsbook Listen to Emily's walk with Gabby Logan from April 2017 Follow Emily:  Instagram - @emilyrebeccadean X - @divine_miss_em Walking The Dog is produced by Faye Lawrence Music: Rich Jarman  Artwork: Alice Ludlam Photography: Karla Gowlett  Walking The Dog is a Goalhanger Podcast brought to you by Petplan: visit petplan.co.uk Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
26/12/23·1h 5m

Tim Peake

Emily and Raymond head to London’s Regent's Park to take a walk with actual astronaut, Tim Peake! Tim chats about his dog Woody, reflects on his childhood dreams and the journey that led him to spending six months on the International Space Station. And, of course, Emily finds out whether Tim thinks Ray would be a good space dog!  Tim Peake’s latest book Space: The Human Story is out now published by Penguin. For more info visit: https://www.penguin.co.uk/authors/239553/tim-peake Space: The Human Story marks the first time that the human history of space has been told, illustrated through the stories of the 628 individuals that have left Earth over the past 60 years including Tim himself. With details only an astronaut would know and is based on extensive research alongside hundreds of conversations Peake has had with his fellow astronauts, Space: The Human Story is the definitive story of humans in space, marking Peake’s first foray into writing 20th century history. Listen to Emily's walk with Jeremy Paxman from August 2020 Follow Emily:  Instagram - @emilyrebeccadean X - @divine_miss_em Walking The Dog is produced by Faye Lawrence Music: Rich Jarman  Artwork: Alice Ludlam Photography: Karla Gowlett  Walking The Dog is a Goalhanger Podcast brought to you by Petplan: visit petplan.co.uk Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
19/12/23·56m 54s

Alastair Campbell

To kick off their first show back, Emily and Raymond take a walk with political legend and host of the UK’s biggest podcast, Alastair Campbell. Strolling over London’s Hampstead Heath with his dog Skye, he reflects on his family and childhood, his time at Number 10, how he manages his mental health and what he loves most about The Rest is Politics. He also takes Skye for a dip and bumps into some old friends from his days in politics… Alastair’s book - But What Can I Do? is out now https://linktr.ee/alastaircampbellbook   Listen to Emily and Raymond's walk with Ed Miliband from June 2019 Listen to Emily and Raymond's walk with Ricky Gervais from March 2019 Follow Emily:  Instagram - @emilyrebeccadean X - @divine_miss_em Walking The Dog is produced by Faye Lawrence Music: Rich Jarman  Artwork: Alice Ludlam Photography: Karla Gowlett   Walking The Dog is a Goalhanger Podcast brought to you by Petplan. Visit petplan.co.uk Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/12/23·1h 3m

Walking The Dog is back!

Dust off your walking boots because Emily and Raymond are back - with the all new Walking The Dog, now releasing episodes weekly. Join writer and broadcaster Emily Dean, with the world's most ridiculous Shih Tzu, Raymond, as they join household names for an extraordinary dog walk. Make sure you're subscribed - so you don't miss the first episode on Tuesday 12th December. Follow Emily: Instagram - @emilyrebeccadean X - @divine_miss_em Walking The Dog is a Goalhanger Podcast bought to you by Petplan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/12/23·2m 36s

Fern Brady

This week Emily and Ray went for a walk in Catford with Fern Brady. They chatted about her childhood in Scotland, growing up with undiagnosed Autism and why comedy is the perfect career for her. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
06/12/22·1h 2m

Tom Allen Returns!

This week Emily and Ray went to South East London to catch up with Tom Allen. They chat about Tom’s lovely Dad who he sadly lost last year and his new book, Too Much. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
29/11/22·48m 51s

Susie Dent

This week Emily and Ray headed to the Oxfordshire countryside for a walk with Susie Dent. They chatted about growing up with her love of languages, being the Queen of Dictionary Corner and her podcast, Something Rhymes with Purple. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
21/11/22·58m 2s

Martin Kemp Returns!

This week Emily and Ray went for a stroll with Martin Kemp in Battersea. They chatted about his years in Spandau Ballet, the pressures of fame that came from his time in Eastenders and his new book, Ticket to the World: My 80s Story. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
14/11/22·57m 32s

Bez

This week Emily headed to Herefordshire for a walk with Bez and his dogs, Snoop and Yoko. They chatted about how he came to join Happy Mondays, being a first-time dog owner, and his new book, Buzzin’ By Bez. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
07/11/22·54m 9s

Dawn O’Porter

This week Emily and Ray took a stroll in Hyde Park with Dawn O’Porter. They chatted about Dawn’s pet history, dealing with grief, meeting her husband, Chris O’Dowd and her new book, Cat Lady. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
31/10/22·1h 1m

Nick Grimshaw

This week Emily and Ray went to North London to meet Nick Grimshaw and his dog, Stinky Blob. They chatted about Grimmy’s childhood in Oldham, his incredible experiences during his radio career and his new memoir, Soft Lad. Season 2 of Nick's podcast, Dish is is launching in November. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
24/10/22·1h 9m

Dan Walker

This week Emily and Ray headed to Sheffield for a walk with Dan Walker and Winnie the Cockapoo. They chatted about Dan’s journey into broadcasting, his experience on Strictly and his new book, Standing on the Shoulders. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
17/10/22·1h 4m

Kelvin Fletcher and Liz Fletcher

This week Emily and Ray headed to the Peak District to take a stroll with Kelvin Fletcher, Liz Fletcher and their cavapoochon, Ginger. They chatted about how they manage being parents of four, farmers and performers! They also discuss their new book, Fletchers on the Farm. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/10/22·1h 7m

Gary Lineker Returns!

This week Emily and Ray popped to South West London to take stroll with Gary Lineker and his new dog, Filbert. They chatted about Gary bringing Filbert into his life since losing his beloved Labrador, Snoop. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
03/10/22·51m 20s

Susannah Constantine

This week Emily headed to West Sussex for a walk with Susannah Constantine and her dogs Fern and Rocco. They chatted about Susannah’s early life when she dated Princess Margaret’s son, her TV partnership with Trinny Woodall and her new book, Ready for Absolutely Nothing. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
26/09/22·1h 8m

Greg James

In the first episode of the new series, Emily and Ray head to Hampstead Heath for a walk with Radio 1’s Greg James and his chocolate Labrador, Barney. They chat about Greg growing up with teacher parents, his love of radio, his first date with his wife, Bella and his latest book, Super Ghost. Super Ghost by Greg James and Chris Smith with illustrations by Amy Nguyen (Puffin) is out now! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
20/09/22·1h 15m

Richard Herring

This week Emily went to Hertfordshire for a stroll with Richard Herring and his dog, Wolfie. They chatted about Richard growing up with his dad as his headmaster, his experience at Oxford University and his fabulous podcast, RHLSTP.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
25/07/22·1h 17m

Michael Whitehall and Hilary Whitehall

This week Emily went for a stroll in Putney with Michael and Hilary Whitehall and their dog, Philomena. They chatted about their early years, their new podcast The Wittering Whitehalls and cleared up a few inaccuracies from Jack’s episode! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
18/07/22·1h 11m

Chris Addison

This week Emily and Ray headed to Beckenham Place Park for a stroll with Chris Addison. They chatted about Chris being a committed cat-person, his time on Mock the Week, and the upcoming third series of Breeders. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/07/22·1h 16m

Fern Britton

This week Emily went for a walk with Fern Britton and her Goddaughter Cavapoo, Olive. They chatted about Fern’s childhood in Ealing, her chihuahua Grandson, her wonderful career in television and her new book, The Good Servant. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
13/06/22·56m 37s

Roisin Conaty

This week Emily went for a stroll round Highgate Wood with Roisin Conaty and her Maltese, Harpo. They chatted about her childhood in Camden, the epiphany she had when she tried stand up for the first time and her fabulous show, GameFace. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
08/06/22·57m 45s

Anthony Horowitz

This week Emily went for a stroll in Suffolk coast with Anthony Horowitz and his Labrador, Chase. They chatted about his childhood in North London, his gap year at a cattle ranch in Australia, creating Alex Ryder and his latest Bond thriller, With A Mind To Kill. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
30/05/22·1h 4m

Bonnie Langford

This week Emily went for a walk around Chiswick House and Gardens with Bonnie Langford and her maltipoo, Poppy. They chatted about her incredible theatre career, her stint working with two Doctors in Doctor Who, and her current tour – ‘Anything Goes’. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
23/05/22·1h 13m

Paul Chowdhry

This week Ray and Emily went for a walk in Glastone Park with Paul Chowdhry. They chatted about their first meeting on Celebrity Deal or No Deal, the impact of losing his mum, Paul's experience of racism when he was growing up, and his stand up tour, Family Friendly Comedian. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
16/05/22·1h

Angela Scanlon

This week Emily and Ray went for a walk around Highgate Wood with Angela Scanlon. They chatted about growing up with red hair, how Angela got into performing, how she felt she was winging her first time presenting The One Show, and her new book, Joyrider. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
09/05/22·58m 13s

Aled Jones

This week Emily and Ray went for a walk around Green Park with Aled Jones. They chatted about his incredibly early start in show business, what it was like to sing privately for Prince Charles and new children’s book, Bobby Dean and the Golden Egg. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
02/05/22·55m 41s

Michael Owen and Gemma Owen

This week Emily went for a walk in Flintshire with football legend Michael Owen and his international dressage champion and fashion entrepreneur daughter, Gemma Owen. They chat about their three adorable dogs, the competitive streak in the Owen family and their pocket money rules! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
25/04/22·1h 5m

Rachel Parris

This week Emily and Ray went for a stroll around Clapham Common with Rachel Parris. They discuss Rachel’s childhood in Leicester, the surreal nature of going viral with The Mash Report and her book, Advice from Strangers. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
18/04/22·1h 2m

Graeme Hall Returns!

This week Ray and Emily went for a walk in the Cotswolds with the Dogfather, Graeme Hall. Graeme comes to see Ray in person for a one-to-one session. They also discuss Graeme’s new book and live show.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/04/22·51m 53s

Mark Watson

This week Emily and Ray take Mark Watson for a walk round Lloyd Park in Walthamstow. They chatted about Mark’s passion for writing, discovering stand-up comedy at university and how he changed his life to focus on the work that made him happy. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
04/04/22·57m 20s

Rhys Stephenson

On the first episode of the new series Emily and Ray take Rhys Stephenson for a walk around Greenwich Park. They chatted about his decision to shift from a medical career into entertainment, working with a talking dog and of course, his time on Strictly Come Dancing. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
28/03/22·1h 10m

Jack Whitehall

In this Christmas special Emily and Ray went for a walk round Regent’s Park with Jack Whitehall and his Cavapoo, Coco. They chatted about the Whitehall family dogs, his childhood where he was an extroverted kid, his rebellious phase at school, and his new film, Clifford the Big Red Dog.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
16/12/21·54m 7s

Angela Barnes

This week Emily went for a walk in Brighton with Angela Barnes and her Cockapoo Tina. They chatted about Angela’s fabulously unconventional dad who inspired her to go into comedy, her podcast ‘We Are History’, and her recent wedding to husband, Matt. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
26/11/21·1h 15m

Ivo Graham

This week Emily and Ray went for a walk with Ivo Graham and Irish Terrier, Fox. They chatted about Ivo’s origin story at Eton and then Oxford, his decision to be a stand-up and his childhood pet Labrador. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
16/11/21·1h 6m

Chris and Rosie Ramsey

This week Emily and Ray went to the Northumberland countryside to take a stroll with Chris and Rosie Ramsey. They chatted about their childhoods, Chris’s bold chat up line to Rosie, their family life with their two boys and the Sh**ged Married Annoyed empire! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
09/11/21·1h 20m

Georgia Toffolo

Emily took a stroll round Hyde Park with Georgia Toffolo and her Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, Monty. They chatted about her childhood in Devon, her decision to abandon her law degree to focus on her media career and her friendship with Stanley Johnson. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
02/11/21·1h 3m

Shirley Ballas

This week Emily and Ray went for a walk with Shirley Ballas and her Lhasa Apso, Charlie. They chatted about how Shirley fell in love with dancing at a young age, her role as a mum, and of course, the current series of Strictly Come Dancing. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
26/10/21·52m 54s

Andrew Cotter

This week Emily went for a stroll with Andrew Cotter and his Labradors Olive and Mabel (or is that Mabel and Olive?). They chatted about Andrew’s passion for dogs, his career as a sports journalist and broadcaster, and of course his viral commentary videos. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
19/10/21·56m 44s

Katy Wix

This week Emily and Ray took Katy Wix for a walk in Peckham. They discuss Katy’s book, Delicacy, her childhood in Wales and the forthcoming series of Stath Lets Flats. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/10/21·1h 5m

Nick Helm

This week Emily and Ray went for a stroll with Nick Helm. They chat about Nick’s childhood in North London, how he discovered comedy and how he copes with mental health struggles. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
05/10/21·1h 19m

Lucy Beaumont

This week Emily and Ray went for a walk with Lucy Beaumont. They chatted about how Lucy broke into acting and stand-up comedy, being set up with her husband, Jon Richardson and her new book, ‘Drinking Custard: The Diary of a Confused Mum’. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
29/09/21·1h 11m

Isy Suttie

This week Emily and Ray went for a stroll with Isy Suttie in Crystal Palace Park. They chatted about Isy’s childhood in Matlock, when she fell in love with her partner, Elis James and her latest novel, Jane Is Trying. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
21/09/21·1h 10m

Adam Kay – Returns!

This week Emily went for a walk with Adam Kay and his Airedale, Pip. They discuss Adam’s move to the country, the joys of dog ownership and the books he’s written recently including his upcoming ‘Kay’s Marvellous Medicine’. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
14/09/21·58m 41s

Anita Rani

In the first episode of the new series Emily goes for a stroll with Anita Rani and her Bedlington Whippet, Rafi. They talk about Anita’s new memoir, her Punjabi family life, her natural performing instinct and her husband, Bhupi. The Right Sort of Girl by Anita Rani, is out now, (Blink Publishing, £16.99) Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
06/09/21·1h 10m

Geoff Norcott

In this episode of ‘at home’ with the dog, Emily is joined by Geoff Norcott and his Cockapoo, Lily. They discuss Geoff’s childhood in South London, his years as a teacher and his new book, ‘Where Did I Go Right?’. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
13/04/21·1h 19m

Doc Brown

This week Emily went for a stroll on Hampstead Heath with Doc Brown and his Patterdale Terrier, Miko. They discuss his childhood in North London his with sister Zadie Smith, the phone call from Ricky Gervais that has a huge impact on his career, and his new book ‘Something I Said’.   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
05/04/21·1h 16m

Alex Horne

This week Emily goes for a stroll with Alex Horne and his Cockapoo, Loky. They discussed Alex’s entry into performing, his childhood Labrador, his first date with his wife, Rachel and the story behind his creation, Taskmaster. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
29/03/21·54m 6s

Zoe Lyons

This week Emily chatted to Zoe Lyons and her dog, Groucho. They spoke about Zoe’s childhood and the things that made her feel different to her peers, her unusual start to her showbiz career, and her new BBC quiz show, Lightning. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
22/03/21·1h 2m

Evan Davis

This week Emily went with a socially distanced stroll with Evan Davis and his Whippet, Mr Whippy. They discuss his childhood in Surrey, his love of radio, his experience of coming out and meeting his partner, Guillaume.   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
15/03/21·1h 2m

Tony Parsons

This week Emily is joined by best-selling novelist, Tony Parsons and his Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, Stanley. They spoke about his Essex childhood, his memories of George Michael, how he bonded with David Bowie over a shared life experience and what it felt like when his book ‘Man and Boy’ went on to become a global phenomenon. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
08/03/21·1h 6m

Nicky Campbell

This week it’s another ‘At Home’ with the dog as Emily chats to Nicky Campbell. They discuss adoption, his extraordinary bond with his childhood dog, his broadcasting career and his new book, ‘One of the Family: Why A Dog Called Maxwell Changed My Life’. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
01/03/21·1h 3m

Graeme Hall - 'The Dogfather'

This week Emily chats to The Dogfather himself, Graeme Hall. They discuss Graeme’s childhood in Yorkshire, why he decided to change his life at 40 and become a dog trainer and his book ‘All Dogs Great and Small’. And yes, Emily even picks Graeme’s brain about some of Ray’s habits! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
23/02/21·1h 11m

Matt Goss

This week is more of an ‘at home’ with the dog! Emily is joined by Matt Goss and his French Bulldog, Reggie. They discuss the highs and lows of fame, Matt’s relationship with his twin brother, Luke, how he restarted his life in America and his new album. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
15/02/21·1h 2m

Sindhu Vee

This week Emily takes Sindhu Vee and her Frenchie, Bowler out for a stroll around Regent’s Park. The discuss Sindhu’s passion for dogs, her views on parenting and how she got into stand-up comedy.   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
08/02/21·1h 16m

Rebecca Front

This week Emily and Ray go for a walk on Hampstead Heath with Rebecca Front and her Cockapoo, Bailey. They talk about how Rebecca’s comedy career began, how she overcame some challenging experiences in childhood and how she deals with anxiety. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
01/02/21·1h 14m

Lee Mack Returns!

This week Emily is joined by her first returning guest, Lee Mack, to introduce his silver Labrador puppy, Ludo. They discuss adjusting to dog ownership, his fear of flying, his views on class and also Lee’s fabulous podcast, ‘I Can't Believe It's Not Buddha’. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
25/01/21·1h 20m

Jamie Cullum

In this Christmas Special Emily goes for a walk with Jamie Cullum and Daniel the Spaniel from The Dog’s Trust. They talk about Jamie’s early years, his relationship with his wife Sophie Dahl, his new Christmas album and getting to play for Barack Obama.   To find out more about The Dog’s Trust, visit dogstrust.org.uk/changethetale. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
21/12/20·1h 16m

Jake Humphrey

This week Emily went to Norfolk for a country stroll with Jake Humphrey. They chat about Jake’s big break, his moments of self-doubt, and feeling in his element on live TV. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
14/09/20·1h 21m

Jamie Demetriou

This week Emily goes for a walk with comedy actor and writer Jamie Demetriou. They chat about his childhood with his Greek Cypriot dad, wanting to perform from a young age and the award-winning Stath Lets Flats. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
07/09/20·1h 10m

Mark Gatiss

This week Emily goes for a walk with Mark Gatiss and his Labrador, Bob. They talk about Mark’s childhood in the North East, his experience of coming out and the award-winning Sherlock. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
31/08/20·1h 12m

Scarlett Moffatt

This week, Emily has a socially distanced chat with Scarlett Moffatt and her chihuahua, Bonnie. They talk about how she was thrust into the spotlight at a young age after appearing in Gogglebox and I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here, being comfortable with her own company and why she's happiest being at home in County Durham with her boyfriend, Scott. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
24/08/20·1h 14m

Ricky Wilson

This week, Emily goes for a stroll with Kaiser Chiefs frontman Ricky Wilson and his dog Reedus - they talk about Ricky's childhood in Leeds, the ingenious song-writing formula behind Kaiser Chief's success, and why Ricky is happiest when he's with his partner Grace. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/08/20·1h 13m

Jeremy Paxman

Emily goes for a walk with broadcaster and writer Jeremy Paxman and his dog Derek. They talk about his childhood, why he hated boarding school, his encounters with Tony Blair and Bill Clinton and what makes him laugh. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
03/08/20·1h 3m

Sally Phillips

This week Emily goes for a stroll with writer, actor and comic Sally Phillips and her two dogs Lola and Teddy. They chat about her childhood moving around the world, getting embarrassed by compliments, Steve Coogan, and teenage fashion struggles. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
27/07/20·1h 1m

Gavin Rossdale

This week Emily chats to Bush frontman Gavin Rossdale whilst he's out walking his Pomeranian Chewy in Los Angeles. They talk about rebellious teenage years, fame, fatherhood and Bush's new album The Kingdom. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
20/07/20·1h 3m

Lorraine Kelly

Emily chats to Lorraine Kelly over a stroll with her border terrier, Angus. They talk about Lorraine's childhood dreams of being a fighter pilot, why Piers Morgan calls her ‘an iron first in a velvet glove’, and how she fell in love with her husband Steve.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
13/07/20·56m 55s

Mel and Coky Giedroyc

This week Emily chats to presenter, actor and comic Mel Giedroyc and her director sister Coky Giedroyc. They talk about their respective dogs, Mel’s successful TV partnership with Sue Perkins and their decision to leave Bake Off, and Coky’s new film adaptation of Caitlin Moran’s How To Build A Girl released via Amazon. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
06/07/20·1h 7m

Tim Key

This week Emily and Ray go for a stroll in North London with comedian, actor and poet Tim Key - they chat about Tim's childhood cats, his route into comedy and working with his hero Steve Coogan. Tim has released his poems via a set of cards - to order Tim Key's Poetical Playing Cards go to timkey.co.uk Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
18/03/20·1h 17m

Suzi Ruffell

Emily goes for a stroll with comic Suzi Ruffell. They chat about her childhood growing up in Portsmouth, how she was drawn into stand up comedy and the importance of a good cry. To find out more about Suzi's tour Dance Like Everyone's Watching go to Suziruffell.com  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
02/03/20·1h 7m

Martin and Shirlie Kemp

This week Emily goes for a walk with Martin Kemp and Shirlie Kemp and their toy poodle Pops. They talk about their first date 40 years ago, their friendship with George Michael and finally performing together for their new album In the Swing Of It. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/02/20·1h 5m

Tom Allen

This week Emily takes Ray for a stroll in London’s Barbican with comedian Tom Allen. He talks about feeling fabulously different growing up, his strong work ethic and the awkwardness of being set up on dates with friends. For more info on Tom go to tomindeed.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
03/02/20·1h 1m

George Northwood

Emily goes for a stroll with celebrated hairdresser, George Northwood and his whippet Willow. George has created iconic hair looks for Alexa Chung, Rosie Huntington Whiteley, Gwyneth Paltrow as well as Meghan Markle’s evening look on her wedding day. He talks about his Nan who inspired him to get into hairdressing, coming out as a young man, and how a large part of hairdressing is being a good therapist. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
27/01/20·1h 6m

A Message From Emily

Emily has a message about her book... Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
23/01/20·1m 30s

Judy Murray

Emily and Judy take Judy's father's black retriever, Penny, out for a walk on the grounds's of Andy Murray's Cromlix Hotel in Perthshire. They discuss Judy's childhood, competitiveness and what her stint on Strictly Come Dancing did for her. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
20/01/20·1h 15m

Richard Madeley

Emily and Richard take Ray for a walk on Hampstead Heath. They discuss Richard's childhood, meeting and falling in love with Judy and his incredible career - including Britain's most successful book club in conjunction with WHSmith. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
13/01/20·1h 10m

Kerry Godliman

Emily goes for a stroll with After Life actor and comic Kerry Godliman and her Westie-Scottish terrier cross Molly. They discuss Kerry’s fast paced approach to life, meeting her husband and the call from Ricky Gervais that changed her life. To find out more details about Kerry’s 2020 tour go to kerrygodliman.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
23/12/19·1h 13m

Heston Blumenthal

Emily and Ray go for a stroll with legendary chef Heston Blumenthal, around the village of Bray in Berkshire, the location of his world famous restaurant. They talk about Heston's childhood Christmas dinners, the meal that changed his life as a teenager, and his bulldog Harry.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
16/12/19·59m 35s

Mariella Frostrup

This week Emily goes to Somerset to visit broadcaster and journalist Mariella Frostrup and her two dogs Katyusha and Bomb. They talk about her bohemian childhood, fighting female stereotypes, and how to choose the right partner. Mariella's BBC podcasts Books to Live by and Open Book are available to download.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
04/11/19·1h

Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais

Emily takes Ray out for a stroll in Regents Park with legendary writing duo Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais. They talk about how they introduced Emily's parents! And what brought the boys together to create their amazing biography of work including The Likely Lads, Auf Wiedersehen Pet and Porridge. They discuss the art of collaboration and how they approached their new memoir More Than Likely.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
23/09/19·52m 52s

Emma Barnett

Emily takes Ray out for a stroll with broadcaster and journalist Emma Barnett to Regents Park. They talk about Emma's family parrots growing up, what it feels like to grill Theresa May and the difficult issues she faced trying to get pregnant. She also reveals why she's so keen for women to talk more openly about periods, something she discusses in her book, Period, It's About Bloody Time.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
17/09/19·1h 3m

Diane Morgan - The Sequel

This week on Walking the Dog Emily checks in with recent guest Diane Morgan to meet her new Blue Cross toy poodle, Bobby. On a walk around Russell Square with Bobby and Raymond, Diane talks about how she’s finding being a dog owner and why she's totally fallen for her new four legged pal. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
09/09/19·26m 15s

Diane Morgan

This week Emily goes for a walk with actor, comedian and writer Diane Morgan and two pugs belonging to Emily’s friends. Diane talks about her childhood dogs in Bolton, her job in a chip shop and her rise via Charlie Brooker’s Weekly Wipe into one of the country’s best loved actors.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
21/08/19·1h 5m

Jack Thorne

This week Emily takes award winning playwright and screenwriter Jack Thorne for a stroll with her dog Raymond. They talk about being shy, how it felt to be a state school kid at Cambridge and his huge body of writing - from Harry Potter and the Cursed Child to The Virtues. Jack also tells Emily about meeting his wife and naming his son after his favourite film. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/08/19·1h 17m

Konnie Huq

Emily goes for a walk with TV presenter Konnie Huq in her local Ealing park - they chat about the Bangladesh culture her parents grew up in, her early start in television aged just 16, her years as Blue Peter’s longest serving female presenter and meeting her husband Charlie Brooker. Konnie also tells Emily all about writing her first children’s book, Cookie and the Most Annoying Boy in the World out on August 8th.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
05/08/19·1h 6m

Jenny Eclair

This week on walking the dog Emily goes for a stroll with comic, writer and co- host of the Older and Wider podcast Jenny Eclair. Jenny is currently considering becoming a dog owner so Emily brought along her dog Raymond and Bruce a French Bulldog who was rescued from a puppy farm by the dogs trust. They talk about Jenny’s childhood growing up in an army family, becoming a female comic when it was a male dominated world and dealing with eye gunk in dogs.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
08/07/19·1h 19m

Reverend Richard Coles

This week Emily heads to Northampton for a walk with the Communards star who became an Anglican priest, Reverend Richard Coles. They take out one of his five dachshunds, Daisy, and he tells Emily about coming out as a gay man to his mother, his wild days as an 80’s pop star, and his decision to give it all up and enter the priesthood. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
01/07/19·1h 9m

Ed Miliband

This week Emily takes her dog Raymond out for a walk with former Labour leader Ed Miliband - they talk about growing up in a family of academics, being mistaken for Nick Clegg on the tube and what it felt like to lose the 2015 General Election. They also chat about his podcast with Geoff Lloyd, Reasons to be Cheerful.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
25/06/19·1h 20m

Simon Thomas

This week Emily and Raymond, her Shih Tzu, go out for a walk in Reading with ex Blue Peter and Sky Sports presenter Simon Thomas who tragically lost his wife to Gemma in 2017, prompting a wave of public support. Simon chats about how he's coped with grief, and attempted to rebuild his life and about the process of writing about it in his book Love, Interrupted. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
18/06/19·1h 19m

Emily Maitlis

This week Emily goes out for a walk with broadcaster, journalist and Newsnight presenter Emily Maitlis and her beautiful whippet Moody. They talk about Emily’s childhood in Sheffield, the question she wishes she’d asked Bill Clinton, and proposing to her husband on millennium eve. She also chats about her new book Airhead, which goes behind the scenes of some of her most pivotal career moments.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/06/19·1h 2m

Lesley Sharp

Emily goes for a stroll with celebrated actor Lesley Sharp and her beautiful border terrier Mrs Miggins. They talk about Lesley’s early life and how it felt to be adopted, the dogs she’s had throughout her life, juggling motherhood with theatre work and her starring role in a new Royal Court play by Jack Thorne, The End of History.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
04/06/19·1h 1m

Dave Berry

This week Emily goes out for a stroll with Absolute Radio Breakfast show host Dave Berry in London's Regents Park. They talk about his childhood in Lewisham, his early years as a shop assistant and model, breaking into radio and the very rom-com-hero way in which he met his wife. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
27/05/19·1h 11m

Adrian Chiles

Emily takes a stroll with British writer and television presenter Adrian Chiles. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
20/05/19·1h 13m

Andrea McLean

Emily takes her Shih Tzu Raymond to visit Loose Women presenter Andrea Mclean. They talk about her childhood which took her around the world, becoming a well loved TV face, learning from relationships and finally meeting the one, as well as coping when a beloved pet dies. Andrea also tells Emily about the importance of women talking openly about the menopause, which she writes about in her book Confessions of a Menopausal Woman - soon in live form on her autumn 2019 tour, for more info go to thisgirlisonfire.co.uk Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
13/05/19·1h 21m

Nihal Arthanayake

Emily goes out for a stroll with radio presenter Nihal Arthanayake and meets his beautiful Staffie, Luna. Nihal talks to Emily about growing up in Essex with Sri Lankan parents, meeting his wife and knowing she was ‘the one’, handling tricky interview subjects on his BBC Radio 5 Live show and encouraging his daughter to play the drums. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
06/05/19·1h 9m

Adam Kay

This week on Walking The Dog Emily goes out for a stroll with comic and author of the acclaimed best selling book This Is Going To Hurt, Adam Kay. Emily brings along Archie a golden lurcher from the Dog’s Trust for her chat with Adam in West London. They talk about Adam’s childhood growing up in a medical family, the moment when he realised a surgeon’s life wasn’t for him, and why he’s so passionate about the NHS. This is Going to Hurt is available now in paperback and if you want to see Adam on tour this year go to Adamkay.co.uk for more info.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
22/03/19·1h 3m

Al Murray

Emily goes out for a stroll with comic Al Murray and brings along her Shih-Tzu Raymond. Al tells Emily about his childhood labradors, his family and his famous literary ancestor. He discusses his days at boarding school, his hatred of confrontation and his start in comedy.  They also chat about his famous alter ego the Pub Landlord and forthcoming tour, Landlord Of Hope and Glory (for tickets go to thepublandlord.com). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
15/03/19·56m 13s

Ricky Gervais

This week Emily goes out for a stroll with legendary comic Ricky Gervais. Ricky brings along beautiful German Shepherd Anti who plays his dog in Afterlife, Ricky’s brand new Netflix series. He talks about his childhood pets, his mum’s brilliantly dark sense of humour and explains why he thinks dogs really are the best. Afterlife is available now to stream on Netflix. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
08/03/19·1h 12m

Walking The Dog Live - with Katherine Ryan

This week in a very special edition of Walking the Dog, Emily Dean is interviewed by Katherine Ryan, in front of a live audience with their two dogs Meg Ryan and Raymond. They chat about Emily's new memoir Everybody Died So I Got A Dog, and Katherine asks her about her eccentric childhood, how she dealt with loss and the miniature Chewbacca lookalike who turned out to be her saviour. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
06/03/19·1h 24m

Josh Widdicombe

Emily takes her dog Raymond out for a walk in East London’s Victoria Park with comic and Last Leg star Josh Widdicombe. They talk about how fatherhood is a lot less stressful than he imagined, his hatred of confrontation, why he wishes he could bottle some of Rob Beckett’s enthusiasm and his new TV show with James Acaster, Hypothetical.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
04/02/19·1h 18m

Mark Kermode

This week Emily takes a stroll in the New Forest with legendary film critic Mark Kermode and his Labrador Martha. Mark talks to Emily about the band he started at school with David Baddiel, his love of Richard Curtis movies, why his faith is important to him and his podcast Kermode on film.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
28/01/19·57m 37s

Cariad Lloyd

This week Emily goes out with comic, writer, actress and host of the hugely successful Griefcast podcast - Cariad Lloyd. They go for a stroll in London’s Waterlow Park with Willow, a fabulous poodle. Cariad talks about her love of poodles, losing her dad as a teenager, sharing a flat with Sara Pascoe and the brilliant Griefcast. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
14/01/19·1h 5m

Matt Forde

Emily goes for a stroll with Matt Forde, along with Boost the Staffi and Gem the lurcher - two dogs that found a home with with Josie, the Dog’s Trust resident vet. Emily chats to Matt about his early years in Nottingham, his glass half full approach to life and she also persuades him to give us a burst of his legendary Donald Trump and Tony Blair impressions.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
28/12/18·1h

Greg Davies

Emily goes out for a walk with Greg Davies and introduces him to the fabulous Bruno - a Rottweiler/ German Shepherd cross from The Dog’s Trust. They chat about inheriting the funny gene from his dad, his childhood pet Rex, and the epiphany in a flotation tank which changed his life.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
21/12/18·55m 20s

Alun Cochrane

This week Emily heads up to Manchester to visit her co-host on the Frank Skinner show - comic Alun Cochrane. They go out for a stroll with his beautiful whippet Lucky. He talks about how losing his dad at a young age propelled him into being funny for a living, why he admires Frank’s approach to stand up and why he’s a bit of an eccentric at heart.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
14/12/18·1h 7m

Noel Fitzpatrick - The Supervet

In a very special edition of Walking the Dog Emily goes to visit The Supervet, Dr Noel Fitzpatrick at his veterinary centre in Surrey. They brave the rain with Keira his border terrier and Noel gives Emily a little tour of the place where he and his team perform miracles. They chat about his childhood in Ireland with his dog Pirate,  his life working with animals and his current tour Welcome to My World - (for further details and to book tickets go to noelfitzpatricklive.com)  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
09/11/18·59m 1s

Adam Hills

Emily and her dog Raymond went for a summer walk in Regents Park with comic and Last Leg host Adam Hills. They talked about his childhood in Australia, writing wedding speeches with Ross Noble and his ‘hairy godfather’ figure Billy Connolly. Adam also told Emily all about his brand new book Best Foot Forward.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
26/07/18·1h 6m

Rob Beckett

Emily goes out with comedian Rob Beckett and Goose, a dachshund who was rehomed via the Dog’s Trust. Rob chats about growing up in South East London and takes Emily for a stroll past his childhood home, they also talk about the family atmosphere that sparked his comedy career, and the importance of mindfulness.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
19/07/18·58m 48s

Rob Brydon

This week Emily goes out for a walk with Rob Brydon and Patience, a golden retriever from The Dog’s Trust. They talk about Rob’s childhood in Wales, his friendship with Steve Coogan, his extraordinarily successful career and he gives Emily a burst of his Hugh Grant, his Anthony Hopkins and of course, his Tom Jones. He also tells Emily all about his new movie Swimming with Men! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
05/07/18·1h 12m

Sara Pascoe

Emily takes her Shih-Tzu Raymond out for a stroll with comic Sara Pascoe. They talk about growing up in Essex and dreaming of running away with Take That, her thoughts on love and family and her friendship with Katherine Ryan who named a cat in her honour. She also chats about going on the road for her upcoming 2018 tour LadsLadsLads.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
28/06/18·1h 6m

David Gandy

This week Emily goes out for a walk with model and fashion icon David Gandy and his dog Dora who was adopted from Battersea Dogs and Cats Home. They chat about shyness, going to number 10 Downing Street in the wrong clothes, and disasters with dog poo bags! David also takes Emily to meet some of the dogs at Battersea and talks about his role as ambassador for the charity battersea.org.uk  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
21/06/18·1h 1m

Frank Skinner

For the start of a brand new series Emily goes out for a walk with legendary comic Frank Skinner and Peanut - a Terrier Cross who was successfully re-homed by the Dog’s Trust a few years ago. Frank talks about his childhood dogs Shep and Cal, his early years in comedy, the first time he met a young fellow comic called David Baddiel and his more recent adventures in parenthood. He also introduces Emily to the local park ranger and points out a very special comedy landmark. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
14/06/18·1h 11m

David Baddiel

This week Emily goes out with comic, writer and confirmed cat lover David Baddiel who tries out his dog compatibility with Jimmy, a rescue greyhound from The Dogs Trust. They discuss fame, his brilliant partnership with Frank Skinner, the extraordinary family David grew up in as well as his current tour and becoming a hugely successful children’s author - also featuring David’s brother who calls him halfway through! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/01/18·1h 16m

Dynamo

Emily goes for a walk and a talk with magician Dynamo and his Newfoundland puppy Bunty - they chat about the challenges he faced growing up, the magical great-grandfather who kick started his career, the woman who keeps him grounded and they bump into a fellow celebrity dog walker on their travels! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
05/01/18·1h 9m

Best Bits

Emily revisits some of the highlights of all of her walks with celebrity pals and their dogs this year - and brings you some incredibly funny, revealing and touching off duty moments. A stroll with Gary Lineker and his Labrador Snoop, a wander through the woods with Alan Carr and his English setters, a ramble on Hampstead Heath with Jonathan Ross and his French bulldog Snowball as well as a long walk and talk with Sarah Millican and her dog Tuvok. And that’s before we’ve even got to Katherine Ryan, Jimmy Carr, Lee Mack, Gabby Logan and lots more. Enjoy! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
29/12/17·1h 27m

Lee Mack

Emily goes out to Bushy Park in London with comic Lee Mack and a rescue dog from The Dog’s Trust - a beautiful 3 year old collie cross called Livvy. Lee talks about growing up in a pub, meeting his wife Tara, becoming a comic, having ADHD and his first job as a stable boy for Red Rum. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
03/11/17·1h 20m

Russell Howard

Emily goes out for a walk with comic Russell Howard and his Parson Jack Russell terrier, Archie. They talk about the thing that really makes him angry, why he can never wear a suit, inventing a voice for his dog, why he stopped working out and that time he tried therapy. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
27/10/17·1h 1m

Matt Lucas

Emily goes out for a stroll with comedian Matt Lucas and his two Labradors Milo and Hob - they talk about Matt’s childhood and the moment he realised he was going to be a comic, coming out, avoiding the red carpet, and why he’s not a fan of dogs on the bed! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
19/10/17·49m 2s

Larry and George Lamb

Emily goes out for a walk on Hampstead Heath with her Shih-Tzu puppy Raymond and guests Larry Lamb and his son George Lamb. They talk about the secret to being a good dad, the power of therapy, Jeremy Corbyn, what it feels like when you're told you're handsome, and George's secret message to Larry when he was in I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/10/17·56m 11s

Sarah Millican

Emily goes out for a stroll in the park with comic Sarah Millican and her Schnoodle, Commander Tuvok. The pair discuss the power of starting your life over, why it's good to have a little cry, the importance of therapy and Sarah's brilliantly bizarre childhood imaginary dog! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
05/10/17·1h 10m

Jimmy Carr

Emily heads out for a summer stroll in north London with Jimmy Carr and his super-cute Yorkshire Terrier. The pair discuss the comedian's early family life, his thoughts on fame, and the secret to happiness. We also discover that when it comes to shoes, Jimmy knows his Louboutins from his Miu Miu's. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/08/17·59m 36s

Jonathan Ross

Emily goes out for a stroll on Hampstead Heath with Jonathan Ross and his French bulldog Professor Snowball. The pair discuss the joys and pitfalls of being dog owners, what it's like growing up in a large family, the realities of fame, and accepting compliments. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
03/08/17·1h 5m

Adam Buxton

Emily visits comedian, actor and certified podcast royalty Adam Buxton at his home in Norfolk to take his whippet poodle cross, Rosie, out for a walk.He talks about dealing with criticism and insecurities, an embarrassing incident back in the '90s, the changing dynamic of his partnership with Joe Cornish, and he and Emily do their best Louis Theroux impressions. Dog tip: Dogs do speak but only to those who know how to listen. Translation: You know it's 2017? Can we move on from this whole 'outside toilet thing' please? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
27/07/17·1h 5m

Gary Lineker

Emily visits England legend, TV supremo and all round national treasure Gary Lineker at his home in London to take his Yellow Labrador Snoop out for a walk. He talks about what makes him cry, why he doesn't want to go on Question Time, his friendship with ex-wife Danielle and what it really feels like to take a penalty for England. Dog tip: be the person your dog thinks you are. That’s someone who spends all day picking up poo! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
21/07/17·1h 7m

Katherine Ryan

This week on Walking the Dog Emily goes out for a stroll with comic Katherine Ryan and her dogs Dolly, Megan and Manny. They talk about dating, female role models and a lovely doggy coincidence in their lives. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
05/05/17·57m 21s

John Bradley

Emily takes her Shih-Tzu puppy Ray out with Game of Thrones star John Bradley to help him conquer his dog fear. They talk about starring in one of the most successful TV shows ever made, why he doesn’t drink, and a plane journey with David Beckham. They also have an encounter with some hungry pugs. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
27/04/17·59m 11s

Russell Kane

This week we head to Manchester for a walk with comedian Russell Kane and his pug Colin. Russell tells us how he found love in the front row of one of his shows, reveals why he’s finally coming clean about his age and explains why dogs never sleep on the bed. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
20/04/17·57m 33s

Gabby Logan

This week Gabby Logan takes Emily on a walk with her Boxer Milo and Labradoodle Maggie. They chat about being a footballer (Terry Yorath)’s daughter, 90’s ladettes, falling in love with her husband Kenny and her very famous next door neighbour. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
14/04/17·58m 29s

Ross Noble

Emily takes a walk around Ross Noble’s country pile with his two labradoodles Baxter and Baguette. They chat about falling in love, how a comic burns off excess energy, and reality shows. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
06/04/17·42m 50s

Alan Carr

Emily Dean talks to Alan Carr and his partner Paul, while walking their dogs. They talk about Alan's upbringing, the unreality of fame and their relationship. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
30/03/17·48m 20s
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