BBC Radio Berkshire – Simonds & Son Drama – live
We were invited to the exciting Loddon Brewery today by David & Vanessa Hearn, where the BBC conducted interviews and broadcast their dramatisation of the early years of the Simonds story. Listen to the broadcast and see more here:- read more…
Hop Leaf News – Issues now on-line
The Hop Leaf News was published just 13 times quarterly from Winter 1954 – Winter 1961 and following requests from staff for greater coverage than was then provided by the Hop Leaf Gazette. These are now available on-line HERE: Where they provide a great Social History resource from the period. I have posted all we have – just 5 missing! So please help to find them!
BBC WW1 At Home – Interview
BBC Berkshire produced a series of programs to commemorate WW1 ‘World War One at Home,’ one of which features the recollections of David Simonds. You can listen to him ‘HERE’.