25 Best UK Sci-Fi Podcasts

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UK Sci-Fi Podcasts

Here are 25 Best UK Sci-Fi Podcasts worth listening to in 2023

1. The Well Told Tale

The Well Told Tale UK
Hi everyone. This is Robert. Welcome to The Well Told Tale. Every week I narrate a classic story; the greatest science fiction, fantasy and speculative fiction stories ever written, not just in a small chunk at a time, but enough for you to really relax into. No adverts in the middle, just the story itself. All stories are pubic domain and free from copyright.
Also in Sci-Fi and Fantasy Book Podcasts, Speculative Fiction Podcasts
Play 55 125 1 episode / week Avg Length 48 min Jan 2020 Get Email Contact

2. Alternate Futures

Alternate Futures Harrogate, England, UK
The Alternate Futures podcast features interviews with indie science fiction creators where we discuss their work, the world, and anything in-between.
Also in UK Fiction Podcasts
Play 40 110 1 episode / month Avg Length 83 min Get Email Contact

3. Staggering Stories Podcast

Staggering Stories Podcast Sussex, England, UK
Random thoughts from the Staggering Stories team, mainly featuring discussion on television Science Fiction such as Doctor Who, Firefly, Star Trek and so many more. Also general randomness on MMOs and all manner of other geek topics! Come and join in on the insanity!
Also in Massively Multiplayer Online Game (MMO) Podcasts
Play 746 2 episodes / month Avg Length 68 min Get Email Contact

4. Backwater Bastards

Backwater Bastards UK
Join us as Dungeon Master Dick and best friend adventurers explore ancient lands and sci-fi worlds. We are a group of artists and illustrators who mess around in our DM Dick Dynamite's made up fantasy lands and laugh while we do. Join us on our haphazard adventure.
Play 288 1.8K 1 episode / week Avg Length 82 min Get Email Contact

5. British Invaders

British Invaders UK
The podcast all about British Science Fiction Television.
Play 290 2 episodes / month Avg Length 25 min Get Email Contact

6. Science Fiction 101

Science Fiction 101 UK
Exploring science fiction from all angles - covering the past, the present, and the future! Your hosts: Phil Nichols of the Bradburymedia website, who is also known for the Bradbury 100 podcast and the Bradbury 101 Youtube channel; and Colin Kuskie of the Take Me To Your Reader podcast. Both Phil and Colin love adapted science fiction, so you can be sure we'll always be talking about film versions of books.
Play 164 98 1 episode / month Avg Length 60 min Get Email Contact

7. The Gandalf's Fist Podcast

The Gandalf's Fist Podcast UK
Enter the world of geeky debates and ramblings on all things Music, Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Movies, and Games from the hive-minds of UK Progressive Rock Wizards, Gandalf's Fist!
Play 8K 15.8K 3 episodes / year Avg Length 61 min Get Email Contact

8. The Dex Legacy

The Dex Legacy UK
The Dex Legacy is a political sci-fi audio drama series based on characters from the novel trilogy of the same name by Emily Inkpen. The drama follows events on seed planet SP714 where a corporation, Dex Industries has grown so large that it has established itself as its nation. As well as getting immersed in the political machinations of Dex Island we follow Varian, Isra, and Ren who are at the spearhead of the military operation where morally dubious and ethically shady practices have become commonplace.
Play 205 439 1 episode / week Avg Length 26 min Get Email Contact

9. Four Men In A Wormhole

Four Men In A Wormhole UK
Four Middle Aged men waffle on about Sci Fi, without actually being experts in it. Expect banter, fun and rich philosophy along with some hot wind.
Play 1 episode / quarter Avg Length 52 min Get Email Contact

10. The Sci-Fi Feminist | A Feminism and Pop Culture Podcast

The Sci-Fi Feminist | A Feminism and Pop Culture Podcast UK
Join Janine Engelbrecht, the Sci-Fi Feminist as she travels the galaxy in search of quandaries and parallels between feminism and popular culture.
Play 10 episodes / year Get Email Contact

11. Science Fiction Rating System

Science Fiction Rating System London, England, UK
Join Sam, Alex & Chris as they rank every science fiction film EVER. Every week we dissect a new film before adding it to a giant and highly scientific ranked list. We review a film a week until we run out of films.
Also in Sci-Fi TV Shows And Movie Podcasts
Play 164 209 8 episodes / year Avg Length 60 min Jan 2017 Get Email Contact

12. Stories from Dany's Brain

Stories from Dany's Brain Stoke-on-Trent, England, UK
A podcast of weird and wonderful science fiction and fantasy stories written and narrated by Danielle Harris. Have you ever wondered what it would be like to talk to a time-traveling lobster? Or what would happen if the Moon was eaten by a hungry, but otherwise benign alien? These are exactly the types of questions that Stories from Dany's Brain will attempt to answer!
Play 8 episodes / year Avg Length 20 min Get Email Contact

13. Jupiter 5: Sci Fi Stories from the Future-Past

Jupiter 5: Sci Fi Stories from the Future-Past UK
Sci-fi | Pulp | Retro | Short Stories | Join Ali Hill on an intergalactic trip through the annals of classic sci-fi as short stories from the pulp and golden age of science fiction are brought to life! Featuring a healthy dose of alien encounters, space-induced paranoia, and plot twists strap in and blast off to the eerie surface of Jupiter V!
Play 3 episodes / year Avg Length 22 min Get Email Contact

14. Pod To Pluto

Pod To Pluto UK
Welcome to our new scifi comedy audiodrama 'Pod To Pluto' and say hello to Jemima Belafonte and her sarcastic Pod computer, as they try and keep each other company during a very long 4.6 billion mile trip to Pluto to go turn off a lightbulb. Written by Peter Richard Adams. Starring Laura England and Wayne Russell.
Play 536 457 2 episodes / quarter Avg Length 20 min Get Email Contact

15. Robby The Robot's Waiting | The Sci-Fi Podcast

Robby The Robot's Waiting | The Sci-Fi Podcast UK
Welcome to a sci-fi podcast hosted by top genre journalists. We share anecdotes, celebrating classics, deliver what-to-watch recommendations, and contemplate the latest news and trailers. Not that long ago, in a galaxy not far away, three geeks (including former editors of SFX magazine) joined forces, with the prime directive of delivering the nerdiest chat this side of Alpha Centauri. Richard Edwards, Dave Bradley, and Tanvi Patel invite you to join them and their industry guests for a fortnightly journey through TV, films, books, and more.
Also in Sci-fi Podcasts
Play 57 810 Jul 2020 Get Email Contact

16. StorycastRob

StorycastRob UK
Welcome to the world of StorycastRob! Here you'll find my readings of stories, usually mine, across a wide range of sci-fi and fantasy genres.
Play 99 1.4K 1 episode / year Avg Length 31 min Jul 2011 Get Email Contact

17. Quantum Fridge

Quantum Fridge UK
Home of Guerrila Radio, we produce scripted audio comedies with a peculiarly British feel, starting with the contemporary Sci-Fi Comedy 'Watch the Skies' in which a disparate group of misfits are tasked with defending the UK from the threat of alien invasion.
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18. The Outer Limits Podcast

The Outer Limits Podcast UK
There is nothing wrong with your podcatcher. Do not attempt to adjust the sound. We are controlling transmission. Sit quietly while your host Victor Gamboa controls all that you hear and takes you on a great adventure, guiding you through every episode of the classic science fiction show, The Outer Limits!
Play 512 5.1K 1 episode / quarter Avg Length 47 min Get Email Contact

19. Never Dark

Never Dark London, England, UK
A sci-fi podcast series that imagines what tomorrow could look like. Can a robot be guilty of murder? What happens when the first child is born inside an artificial womb? Will humanity survive the colonization of Mars? The future is rushing at us at an astonishing speed and we all wonder what the world will look like when we are old. Never Dark will hurtle you into this future, confronting the changes that new technologies might bring: political; scientific; physiological.
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20. StarPodLog | The Classic Science Fiction and Fantasy Podcast

StarPodLog | The Classic Science Fiction and Fantasy Podcast UK
Starlog was a monthly science fiction magazine that began publication in the 1970s with a primary focus on the making of sci-fi media books, films, and television shows and the work that went into these creations. The periodical examined all aspects of geek culture and used interviews and features with artists and writers as its foundation. Join your hosts of StarPodLog, Nayr and Kavura, as they reminisce about this incredible magazine!
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21. Pay No Attention

Pay No Attention UK
The Pay No Attention podcast is a podcast for SFF readers and writers in which hosts David Whitechapel takes a step behind the curtain to talk about the practice and process of writing fiction and telling stories, and all other things science fiction and fantasy.
Play 18 1 episode / year Avg Length 43 min Get Email Contact