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West of England Oral History Partnership podcasts

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Episode 5 Tales of the Vale - Nothing Like Old Cider

3/10/2019
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Listen to a soundscape by Tales of the Vale volunteer Dave Howell. This is a wonderfully evocative mix of oral history interviews and field recordings telling the story of apple growing and cider making in the Lower Severn Vale. In the fifth of our oral history podcasts, entitled 'Nothing Like Old Cider' , you will be taken on a journey from the first decades of the 20th century to the last, from a time when cider was ubiquitous on almost every farm, to a time when just a handful of people...

Duration:00:11:22

Tales of the Vale - Faith and Death in Shepperdine

3/10/2019
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Listen to a soundscape created by Tales of the Vale volunteer Dave Howell. For our sixth podcast, Dave has weaved together oral history interviews and field recordings from the northern end of the Lower Severn Vale, where a century-old tin chapel stands in the shadow of Oldbury Nuclear Power Station. As the oyster catcher call and the chapel's congregation celebrates Evensong, we hear of the life of Alfred Till who grew up in this spot in the 1930s.

Duration:00:10:08