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History Show – Ken Pearce – A diary from 1853

Local historian Ken Pearce is back with another slice of local history.  In this talk, Ken goes back to 1853 with some extracts from the diary of a local lady.  Apparently it was much colder back then!  

History Show – Ken Pearce – 2 local royal connections

Local historian Ken Pearce talks about 2 local royal connections

History Show – Ken Pearce – Trouble at the market

Ken Pearce, local historian and Chairman of the Uxbridge local history society brings us another talk.  We’re going back to the 1600’s where local trades people were not happy about the rules being imposed in Uxbridge market.  

History Show – John Randall – Memories of Randalls department store

John Randall joins us to chat about his memories of running the independent family-run department store in Uxbridge – Randalls. Let us know if you have any memories of shopping at Randalls. The shop was also used for filming a number of times.  

History Show – Ken Pearce – Lords, monks and bishops – part 3

Ken Pearce is back with the final installment of the gripping story. In case you missed the earlier parts, they are here: History Show – Ken Pearce – Lords, Monks and Bishops (Part1) History Show – Ken Pearce – Lords, Monks & Bishops part 2  

History Show – Ken Pearce – Kathleen Lovibond

Local historian Ken Pearce tells the story of Uxbridge resident Kathleen Lovibond who ended up receiving a CBE.  

History Show – Ken Pearce – Lords, Monks & Bishops part 2

Ken Pearce continues the story of Lords, Monks and Bishops, if you missed part 1, its here: History Show – Ken Pearce – Lords, Monks and Bishops (Part1)

History Show – Ken Pearce – Rhymes in the street and playground

Do you remember any songs or rhymes from your childhood. See if local historian Ken Pearce can jog your memory.

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 !