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Recollections Radio - 15-08-2022 - 27 - Bookshops, Bookbinding and Olivia Newton John( 0:55:56)       
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This week's show features an interview with bookbinder Kathleen McCarthy, who recalls the great book shops of Dunedin that she grew up with. And we pay tribute to Olivia Newton John by playing one of our faves. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 15/08/2022 12:00:00 p.m.
Recollections Radio - 08-08-2022 - 26 - Cats and Books( 0:56:3)       
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This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 8/08/2022 12:00:00 p.m.
Recollections Radio - 01-08-2022 - 25 - Memories, bookshops, history and music( 0:55:42)       
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24 - Memories, bookshops, history and music - On today's show we continue our exploration of life as a 2nd hand bookseller with special guest, Mike Hamblyn; we share fond memories of the TV Telethon, and Jill delves further into the Dunedin Street Names project, looking at the life of Mary Ann McCarthy. Plus history factorials to impress your mates. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 1/08/2022 3:31:00 p.m.
Recollections Radio - 25-07-2022 - 24 - History, memories, fascinating facts, interesting interviews( 0:56:2)       
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On this week's show, Jill explores the work of NZ artist Heber Thompson, while Kay recalls Dunedin's long history of bookshops and interviews special guest, former second-hand bookshop owner Mike Hamblyn. We look at the skew of Dunedin street names towards the male and celebrate Dunedin artist Shona McFarlane. We'll round off with a wry smile at some bizarre olde English laws that have yet to be repealed, and great music This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 25/07/2022 1:55:37 p.m.
Recollections Radio - 18-07-2022 - 23 - Memories, Music and Fascinating Facts( 0:56:10)       
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In this week's show, Jill looks back at the Arthur Barnett store in Dunedin, while Kay examines some bizarre laws that have yet to be repealed in olde England and commemorates the death of Jane Austen. We have part 2 of our interview with Literary Walks founder, writer and poet Beverly Martens. And Kay recalls the history of pizza, while Jill's thoughts turn to love with a look at AH Reed's letters to his wife. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 18/07/2022 4:54:49 p.m.
Recollections Radio - 11-07-2022 - 22 - Beverly Martens, Chess and To Kill a Mockingbird( 0:56:1)       
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In today's show we hear part 1 of our interview with literary walker Beverly Martens; we celebrate the work of artist Robyn White, and we delve into the history of the cultured pearl. We look back on the famous World Championship Chess match between Bobby Fischer and Boris Spassky, learn about the discovery of China's Terracotta Army, and delve into the original publication of Harper Lee's "To Kill a Mockingbird". This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 11/07/2022 1:39:13 p.m.
Recollections Radio - 04-07-2022 - 21 - Remembering Dunedin and Celebrating Invention( 0:56:5)       
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In this week's show, we'll hear part 2 of Kay's interview with Hocken Music Curator, Amanda Mills, plus a celebration of typewriters, spam and Alice in Wonderland, while Jill recalls the work of Dunedin artist and educationalist, Gordon Tovey. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 4/07/2022 1:59:36 p.m.
Recollections Radio - 27-06-2022 - 20 - History, Heritage, Memories of Dunedin( 0:55:42)       
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This week Kay interviews Amanda Mills, Music Curator at the Hocken Library, about the Hocken Flying Nun exhibition Kaleidoscope World, and a life immersed in music, while Jill remembers disco and the 1964 Beatles tour. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 27/06/2022 1:30:27 p.m.
Recollections Radio - 20-06-2022 - 19 - Theatre, History and Interesting News( 0:56:0)       
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On today's show Jill and Kay examine modern Matariki, uncover the true story of Rob Roy and learn about a Kiwi innovator who didn't just design big fruit. Jill finally reveals details of her secret project. Plus part 2 of Kay's interview with the Globe Theatre Trust This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 20/06/2022 1:00:00 p.m.
Recollections Radio - 13-06-2022 - 18 - Dance Halls, Globe Theatre, Big Fruit( 0:55:54)       
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This week's show features an interview with the Globe Theatre, while Jill and Kay chat about Dunedin's Dance Hall days, the Alexandra Clock, really weird jobs and big fruit This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 13/06/2022 12:00:00 p.m.
Recollections Radio - 06-06-2022 - 17 - Queen's visit, Ron Esplin, Hyde Disaster( 0:56:12)       
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17 - Queen's visit, Ron Esplin, Hyde Disaster - Second part of an interview with local artist, Ron Esplin, talking about his early life and work. Recollection of Queen Elizabeth II's visit to Dunedin in 1954. And remembrance of the Hyde Railway Disaster 4th June 1943. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 6/06/2022 12:00:00 p.m.
Recollections Radio - 30-05-2022 - 16 - Ron Esplin, Dunedin Repertory, Railway Station( 0:56:41)       
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Kay interviews artist Ron Esplin, the latest on the Virtual Theatre Museum - the Playhouse and Dunedin Repertory Theatre, Kay recollects the Dunedin Tailoresses' Union, and Jill talks about the Dunedin Railway Station This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 30/05/2022 12:00:00 p.m.
Recollections Radio - 23-05-2022 - 15 - Julie Woods, dug-outs, swimming baths( 0:56:13)       
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15 - Julie Woods, dug-outs, swimming baths - Part 2 of Kay's interview chatting to That Blind Woman, Julie Woods about her travels, plus Jill reveals the secret dug-outs in the Octagon, the history of the Moray Place Swimming baths, and Kay kicks off a new project for the Scattered Seeds archive remembering your favourite book shops. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 23/05/2022 4:28:42 p.m.
Recollections Radio - 16-05-2022 - 14 - Autumn Crocus, Howitzer Burials and "That Blind Woman"( 0:56:0)       
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An interview with 'That Blind Woman', Julie Woods, on life and saying "why not" to everything. Plus Jill has 'letters to the editor' regarding the Dunedin Repertory Theatre's early production of 'Autumn Crocus', and Kay talks burials for howitzers and unknown miners. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 16/05/2022 2:13:00 p.m.
Recollections Radio - 09-05-2022 - 13 - Ruth Arnison - Lilliput Libraries and Poems in the Waiting Room( 0:56:10)       
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13 - Ruth Arnison - Lilliput Libraries and Poems in the Waiting Room. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 10/05/2022 5:11:50 p.m.
Recollections Radio - 02-05-2022 - 12 - Jan Davies of Olveston( 0:56:11)       
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This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 3/05/2022 2:17:11 p.m.
Recollections Radio - 25-04-2022 - 11 - Mary Ronnie on Archie Dunningham and Kay on ANZAC( 0:56:12)       
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Mary Ronnie on Archie Dunningham and Kay on ANZAC This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 25/04/2022 11:00:00 a.m.
Recollections Radio - 18-04-2022 - 10 - Athol Parks City Walks and Japanese Gardens plus Kay chats about crabs( 0:56:6)       
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Athol Parks City Walks and Japanese Gardens plus Kay chats about crabs
Published: 18/04/2022 11:00:00 a.m.
Recollections Radio - 11-04-2022 - 09 - Lisa Warrington on Dunedin Theatre plus Kay talks weddings( 0:56:7)       
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09 - Lisa Warrington on Dunedin Theatre plus Kay talks weddings. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 11/04/2022 12:25:58 p.m.
Recollections Radio - 04-04-2022 - 08 - Sarah Gallagher on the Scarfie Flats of Dunedin( 0:56:11)       
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08 - Sarah Gallagher on the Scarfie Flats of Dunedin. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 4/04/2022 5:35:28 p.m.
Recollections Radio - 28-03-2022 - 07 - Neil Gamble - Part 2( 0:56:11)       
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This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 28/03/2022 6:22:06 p.m.
Recollections Radio - 21-03-2022 - 06 - Neil Gamble - Flooding and Drainage on the Taieri( 0:56:12)       
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06 - Neil Gamble - Flooding and Drainage on the Taieri. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 22/03/2022 3:48:27 p.m.
Recollections Radio - 14-03-2022 - 05 - Interview with Paul S Allen( 0:56:11)       
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This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 14/03/2022 11:00:00 a.m.
Recollections Radio - 07-03-2022 - 04 - Interview with Russell Campbell pt2( 0:56:11)       
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04 - Interview with Russell Campbell pt2. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 7/03/2022 12:00:00 p.m.
Recollections Radio - 28-02-2022 - 03 - Interview with Russell Campbell pt1( 0:55:36)       
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03 - Interview with Russell Campbell pt1 This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 28/02/2022 3:35:17 p.m.
Recollections Radio - 21-02-2022 - 02 - Dunedin Light Rail Trust( 0:55:58)       
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02 - Dunedin Light Rail Trust - Kay and Jill chat to Neville Jennett from the Dunedin Light Rail trust. This is the group that is looking at reinstating the Mornington cable car.
Published: 21/02/2022 12:00:00 p.m.
Recollections Radio - 14-02-2022 - 01 - How the Scattered Seeds Project Began( 0:55:38)       
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01 - How the Scattered Seeds Project Began This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 14/02/2022 12:00:00 p.m.

Monday morning-tea time is now all about sharing memories with you, old and new, of life in Dunedin. Bringing you stories, interviews and music from times past, and inviting you to share your memories with us. Presented by Jill Bowie and Kay Mercer, the team behind Dunedin Public Libraries' Scattered Seeds archive, thanks to generous funding by the New Zealand Libraries Partnership Project.


Host: Jill Bowie and Kay Mercer
Produced By: OAR FM Dunedin
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