It was great to meet Chief Instructor at Uxbridge Karate Club, Ken Lyons. He came to tell us all about the club. The club’s website: http://www.uxbridgekarate.com
Mick Geraghty from Uxbridge Amblers Walking football Club popped into the studio to tell us all about what they get up to. Their website for more info is: https://www.uxbridgeamblers.co.uk/
We love these tales of unusual goings on in the local area from local historian Ken Pearce. This one includes the tale of a ghost in the hairdressers ! Catch up with more local content here: http://www.Uxbridgefm.co.uk
Let’s join local Uxbridge historian Ken Pearce for another history talk. The subject of this one is: A Roman road. Catch up with more local content here: http://www.UxbridgeFM.co.uk
It’s another in Ken’s mini series. Lots of unusual things go on in Uxbridge, and nothing gets past Ken Pearce, even pigeon’s using revolving doors !
Local Uxbridge historian joins us for another talk. This time we jump in our time machine and head back to around 1830, when Uxbridge was a stopping point for stage coaches.
A heart in a butter dish, enormous hail stones, a will from a window and misbehaving bellringers. All in a day’s work for local historian Ken Pearce, he brings some unusual happenings.
Well, if you didn’t hear it from the horses mouth, would you believe it ? Back when electricity was first introduced into houses in the 1930s, there were no plug sockets, only lights in the ceiling. It meant that when hoovers came out, you had to plug them into the light socket! Imagine that now,… Read more »
A chat with Evan Panagopoulos who is researching the history of the Battle of Britain house. This was a house near Ruislip Lido that burnt down in 1984. It has an interesting past. Evan maintains a great website with his research on the house here: http://www.battleofbritainhouse.org