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Posts By: uxbridgefm

Community Show – Hillingdon Samaritans – for World Suicide prevention day

Avipsa Das is a volunteer at Hillingdon Samaritans, she spoke to us about why she volunteers as a Samaritan. Take a listen to the end to hear a song from one of the other volunteers – Marian.    

History Show – Ken Pearce – ‘A first for Uxbridge’

A funny story from Ken Pearce – local historian, about Uxbridge being first in the UK….but for what? Don’t miss the potential pub quiz question at the end !

History Show – Ken Pearce – Lords, Monks and Bishops (Part1)

Ken Pearce is back with another story from history.  This time looking at Bishopshalt School and some Lords,monks and bishops.  

History Show – Ken Pearce – 1948 Olympics

Local historian Ken Pearce talks about how Uxbridge played a part in the 1948 Olympics games.

History Show – Ken Pearce – 3 Uxbridge Characters

Ken Pearce is back with another story.  This time about 3 Uxbridge characters.

History Show – Tragic accident in a brewery – by Ken Pearce

Local historian Ken Pearce joins us again for a story about a tragic accident at a local brewery.

History Show – Flying Display over Uxbridge – by Ken Pearce

Local historian Ken Pearce joins us for a tale about a flying display in Uxbridge back in 1913. It sounds like it would have been the talk of the town!

History show – Hillingdon Churchyard – by Ken Pearce

Local historian Ken Pearce talks about Hillingdon Churchyard at St. Johns Church in Hillingdon.

History Show – Treaty House ( Part 2 ) – by Ken Pearce

In this show, local historian Ken Pearce explains what happened to the wooden panelling at the Crown & Treaty pub in Uxbridge. In case you missed part 1 – you can watch it here: Ken Pearce – The Crown and Treaty pub