Mike Skinner from Uckfield FM talks to Bald Explorer about Radio

I am at the Weald on the Field event in Uckfield talking to Mike Skinner about the community radio station there – Uckfield FM. Uckfield FM (branded as 105 Uckfield FM since 1 July 2010) is a community radio station based in the town of Uckfield, East Sussex and was founded during the 2002 Uckfield […]

‘I’ve Played in Every House!’ – Biddenden High Street

Irene in Biddenden

Today I am with Eileen Cansdale from Biddenden in Kent. She grew up in the picturesque village during the second World War, a time when troops were defending the southern coastline from invasion. Eileen was born in the flat above the doctors and has lived in the village all her life, revealing that she has […]

Biddenden: Interview with Sue Boon, organiser of Tractorfest

Interview with Sue Boon

Today I am taking a walk with Sue Boon, the organiser of Tractorfest. Sue takes me for a walk around one of her client’s gardens that she looks after and tells me about her garden management. She also explains the origins of the rural summer fair, Tractorfest, that takes place in Biddenden, Kent, each year. […]