Join Peter Tremewan as he talks with local author and historian, Ann Marie Thomas. Ann tells Peter all about her new book, Medieval Gower Stories and how she came to write this book and other stories. In the interview Ann relates how she recovered from a stroke and how the writing of stories helped in the healing process. Originally played as part of the Briefings programme.
Margaret and Peter take Oystermouth Radio into Oystermouth Primary school to meet teachers and pupils from the school and from Whitestone Primary school as they describe their exhibition on the S.S. Samtampa disaster which includes the grave loss of the Mumbles Lifeboat with all hands on 23rd April 1947.
Listen in to Margaret when she met Spencer Davieson the author of The Embers of Enchantment - Destinies Entwined volumes I & II as he visits Brynhyfryd school and reads to the children. Part of the Focus programming at Oystermouth Radio.
Join Margaret as she chats with Chai Deli's Lynn Rees and finds out all about Lynn's decision to set up the Newton Road business and a little of her history and some of her future plans.
Join Victoria Woodman and Margaret Morris as they speak to Oystermouth School's Active Journeys Crew representatives, Isabella, Lily, Sam, James, Olivia, Noah, Mia and Iggy and find out what the school gained from participation in the Big Pedal.
Catch up with the ongoing happenings at the archaeological dig with Peter Tremewan and Sarah Jayne Clements followed by Margaret Morris and Fiona from Glamorgan Gwent Archaeological Trust on a very windy Mumbles Hill
Join Peter as he investigates what is going on atop Mumbles Hill, or rather what was going on all those years ago. Peter is with Sarah Clements from the archaeological dig who explains what they are looking for and what they are finding. Brrrr! it was cold.
Listen in to Peter Tremewan and Caroline Morgan discussing Oystermouth School's participation in the Big Pedal project.
Listen to another Tale from the North Bank. Join Mike Kennedy as he chats to Plaid Cymru's Assembly Member for South Wales West, Bethan Jenkins who visited Oystermouth Radio at the start of April in the build up to the coming Welsh Assembly Elections at the start of May. You'll also hear stories of her life playing live in a band.
Carol Powell tells Peter Tremewan about Public Health in the Victorian Parish of Oystermouth, the benefit of the public fountain installation, subsequent festivities and the general health of Mumbles villagers. Carol's work is also available from Oystermouth Historical Association.