Magnetic Memories

Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners.

Episodes

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200607021/10. The Girl Pat: Stories from Scotland's past. 70 years ago a boat sailed from Grimsby, but the story of The Girl Pat and its crew is more than just a fishing trip to the North Sea.

1/10. The Girl Pat: Stories from Scotland's past. 70 years ago a boat sailed from Grimsby, but the story of The Girl Pat and its crew is more than just a fishing trip to the North Sea.

"1/10. The Girl Pat: Stories from Scotland's past. 70 years ago a boat sailed from Grimsby, but the story of The Girl Pat and its crew is more than just a fishing trip to the North Sea.

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"1/10. The Girl Pat: Stories from Scotland's past. 70 years ago a boat sailed from Grimsby, but the story of The Girl Pat and its crew is more than just a fishing trip to the North Sea."

200607092/10. Claire White hears stories from our past, captured on tape. This week, a glimpse at 1960s Scottish family life through audio letters exchanged between friends.

2/10. Claire White hears stories from our past, captured on tape. This week, a glimpse at 1960s Scottish family life through audio letters exchanged between friends.

"2/10. Claire White hears stories from our past, captured on tape. This week, a glimpse at 1960s Scottish family life through audio letters exchanged between friends."

200607234/10. Claire White hears stories from our past, captured on tape. This week, Doug Ferguson from Scone recalls his days as a radio mechanic in the war.

4/10. Claire White hears stories from our past, captured on tape. This week, Doug Ferguson from Scone recalls his days as a radio mechanic in the war.

"4/10. Claire White hears stories from our past, captured on tape. This week, Doug Ferguson from Scone recalls his days as a radio mechanic in the war."

200607305/10. Claire White hears stories from our past, captured on tape. This week a 1970s classroom project brings early 20th century Dundee to life.

5/10. Claire White hears stories from our past, captured on tape. This week a 1970s classroom project brings early 20th century Dundee to life.

"5/10. Claire White hears stories from our past, captured on tape. This week a 1970s classroom project brings early 20th century Dundee to life."

200608066/10. Claire White hears tales from our past, captured on tape. This week the story of Tom Anderson from Shetland whose archive recordings have preserved a unique fiddle culture.

6/10. Claire White hears tales from our past, captured on tape. This week the story of Tom Anderson from Shetland whose archive recordings have preserved a unique fiddle culture.

"6/10. Claire White hears tales from our past, captured on tape. This week the story of Tom Anderson from Shetland whose archive recordings have preserved a unique fiddle culture."

200608138/10. Claire White digs out Highland Games recordings from the BBC sound archives and meets some of the best known names from past and present.

8/10. Claire White digs out Highland Games recordings from the BBC sound archives and meets some of the best known names from past and present.

200608209/10. This week's BBC archive recordings tell the story of Loch Ness Monster sightings through the ages. Presented by Claire White.

9/10. This week's BBC archive recordings tell the story of Loch Ness Monster sightings through the ages. Presented by Claire White.

200608279/10. Outdoors enthusiast Duncan Simpson tells of a life in sound recording, including the establishment of Grampian Tape Service for the Blind. Claire White presents.

9/10. Outdoors enthusiast Duncan Simpson tells of a life in sound recording, including the establishment of Grampian Tape Service for the Blind. Claire White presents.

"9/10. Outdoors enthusiast Duncan Simpson tells of a life in sound recording, including the establishment of Grampian Tape Service for the Blind. Claire White presents."

2006090310/10. Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners. The series concludes with a compilation of the vintage recordings sent in to the show.

10/10. Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners. The series concludes with a compilation of the vintage recordings sent in to the show.

"10/10. Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners. The series concludes with a compilation of the vintage recordings sent in to the show."

20061228Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners. The Girl Pat: A boat and its Scottish crew set sail from Grimsby.

Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners. The Girl Pat: A boat and its Scottish crew set sail from Grimsby.

"Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners. The Girl Pat: A boat and its Scottish crew set sail from Grimsby."

20061229Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners. A 1970s classroom project brings early 20th Century Dundee to life.

Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners. A 1970s classroom project brings early 20th Century Dundee to life.

"Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners. A 1970s classroom project brings early 20th Century Dundee to life."

20070101Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners. Maggie and Andy Robin tell the story of their grizzly bear Hercules.

Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners. Maggie and Andy Robin tell the story of their grizzly bear Hercules.

"Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners. Maggie and Andy Robin tell the story of their grizzly bear Hercules."

20070102Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners. 4/10: Doug Ferguson from Scone recalls his days as a radio mechanic during WWII.

Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners. 4/10: Doug Ferguson from Scone recalls his days as a radio mechanic during WWII.

"Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners. 4/10: Doug Ferguson from Scone recalls his days as a radio mechanic during WWII."

20070103Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners. 8/10: Claire presents Highland Games recordings from the BBC archives.

Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners. 8/10: Claire presents Highland Games recordings from the BBC archives.

"Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners. 8/10: Claire presents Highland Games recordings from the BBC archives."

20070513Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners.

1/7. Seventy years ago, a boat set sail from Grimsby, but the story of The Girl Pat and its Scottish crew tells of far more than just a 2 day fishing trip to the North Sea.

Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners.

1/7. Seventy years ago, a boat set sail from Grimsby, but the story of The Girl Pat and its Scottish crew tells of far more than just a 2 day fishing trip to the North Sea.

"Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners.

1/7. Seventy years ago, a boat set sail from Grimsby, but the story of The Girl Pat and its Scottish crew tells of far more than just a 2 day fishing trip to the North Sea."

20070520Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape. 2/7. A glimpse at 1960s Scottish family life through audio letters exchanged between friends.

Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape. 2/7. A glimpse at 1960s Scottish family life through audio letters exchanged between friends.

"Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape. 2/7. A glimpse at 1960s Scottish family life through audio letters exchanged between friends."

20070527Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape. 3/7. Maggie and Andy Robin tell the story of their grizzly bear Hercules, who captured hearts and headlines worldwide.

Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape. 3/7. Maggie and Andy Robin tell the story of their grizzly bear Hercules, who captured hearts and headlines worldwide.

"Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape. 3/7. Maggie and Andy Robin tell the story of their grizzly bear Hercules, who captured hearts and headlines worldwide.

"Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape. 3/7. Maggie and Andy Robin tell the story of their grizzly bear Hercules, who captured hearts and headlines worldwide."

200706034/7. Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape.

4/7. Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape.

"4/7. Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape."

20070610Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape. 5/7. A 1970s classroom project brings early 20th century Dundee to life.

Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape. 5/7. A 1970s classroom project brings early 20th century Dundee to life.

"Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape. 5/7. A 1970s classroom project brings early 20th century Dundee to life."

200706176/7. Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners.

6/7. Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners.

"6/7. Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners."

200708121/6. Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners.

1/6. Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners.

"1/6. Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners."

200708192/6. Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners.

2/6. Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners.

"2/6. Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners."

200708251/7. Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners.

1/7. Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners.

"1/7. Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners."

200708263/6. Hospital Radio

Hospital radio volunteer John Murray delves into his personal sound archive and shares stories about the history of hospital broadcasting in Scotland. Featuring contributions from Gordon Brown, Richard Park and Ken Bruce.

3/6. Hospital Radio

Hospital radio volunteer John Murray delves into his personal sound archive and shares stories about the history of hospital broadcasting in Scotland. Featuring contributions from Gordon Brown, Richard Park and Ken Bruce.

"3/6. Hospital Radio

Hospital radio volunteer John Murray delves into his personal sound archive and shares stories about the history of hospital broadcasting in Scotland. Featuring contributions from Gordon Brown, Richard Park and Ken Bruce."

200709012/7. Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners.

2/7. Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners.

"2/7. Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners."

200709024/6. Rudolf Hess in Scotland.

Eye-witness accounts of Hess' flight over Scotland during WWII inspire Claire White to dust off old sound recordings charting this momentous event in Nazi history

4/6. Rudolf Hess in Scotland.

Eye-witness accounts of Hess' flight over Scotland during WWII inspire Claire White to dust off old sound recordings charting this momentous event in Nazi history

200709095/6. Letters from Africa

Audio letters exchanged between Scotland and southern Africa during the 1960s tell the story of one missionary nurse's extraordinary life in the country now known as Botswana.

5/6. Letters from Africa

Audio letters exchanged between Scotland and southern Africa during the 1960s tell the story of one missionary nurse's extraordinary life in the country now known as Botswana.

200709153/7. Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners.

3/7. Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners.

"3/7. Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners."

200709166/6. Snippets of personal audio archive from across Scotland, and fascinating stories behind the tapes.

6/6. Snippets of personal audio archive from across Scotland, and fascinating stories behind the tapes.

"6/6. Snippets of personal audio archive from across Scotland, and fascinating stories behind the tapes."

200709224/7. Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners.

4/7. Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners.

"4/7. Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners."

200709295/7. Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners.

5/7. Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners.

"5/7. Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners."

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200710137/7. Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners.

7/7. Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners.

"7/7. Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners."

2007122720071228
20071228 (RS)
Claire White dips into the extraordinary personal archive of the late Archie P Lee, one of BBC Scotland's most prolific and remarkable producers.

"Claire White dips into the extraordinary personal archive of the late Archie P Lee, one of BBC Scotland's most prolific and remarkable producers.

"Claire White dips into the extraordinary personal archive of the late Archie P Lee, one of BBC Scotland's most prolific and remarkable producers."

Claire White dips into the extraordinary personal archive of the late Archie P Lee, one of BBC Scotland's most prolific and remarkable producers.

Claire White dips into the extraordinary personal archive of the late Archie P Lee, one of BBC Scotland's most prolific and remarkable producers.

"Claire White dips into the extraordinary personal archive of the late Archie P Lee, one of BBC Scotland's most prolific and remarkable producers."

20071228Claire White dips into the extraordinary personal archive of the late Archie P Lee, one of BBC Scotland's most prolific and remarkable producers.

"Claire White dips into the extraordinary personal archive of the late Archie P Lee, one of BBC Scotland's most prolific and remarkable producers."

20080119Claire White uncovers the family sound recordings that reveal the private man behind the public persona of Scottish poet Hugh Macdiarmid
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01The Girl Pat2006070220061228
20070513 (RS)
20061228 (RS)
70 years ago a boat sailed from Grimsby, but the story of The Girl Pat and its crew is more than just a fishing trip to the North Sea.

"

70 years ago a boat sailed from Grimsby, but the story of The Girl Pat and its crew is more than just a fishing trip to the North Sea."

70 years ago a boat sailed from Grimsby, but the story of The Girl Pat and its crew is more than just a fishing trip to the North Sea.

1/10. The Girl Pat: Stories from Scotland's past. 70 years ago a boat sailed from Grimsby, but the story of The Girl Pat and its crew is more than just a fishing trip to the North Sea.

"70 years ago a boat sailed from Grimsby, but the story of The Girl Pat and its crew is more than just a fishing trip to the North Sea.

1/10. The Girl Pat: Stories from Scotland's past. 70 years ago a boat sailed from Grimsby, but the story of The Girl Pat and its crew is more than just a fishing trip to the North Sea."

022006070920070520 (RS)This week, a glimpse at 1960s Scottish family life through audio letters exchanged between friends.

"This week, a glimpse at 1960s Scottish family life through audio letters exchanged between friends."

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02Hugh Mcdermid2007090120080119
20080119 (RS)
Claire White uncovers the family sound recordings that reveal the private man behind the public persona of Scottish poet Hugh Macdiarmid
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03Hercules2006071620070101
20070101 (RS)
20070527 (RS)
Maggie and Andy Robin tell the story of their grizzly bear Hercules who captured hearts and headlines worldwide.

Maggie and Andy Robin tell the story of their grizzly bear Hercules who captured hearts and headlines worldwide.

03Hospital Radio20070826volunteer John Murray delves into his personal sound archive and shares stories about the history of hospital broadcasting in Scotland. Featuring contributions from Gordon Brown, Richard Park and Ken Bruce

"volunteer John Murray delves into his personal sound archive and shares stories about the history of hospital broadcasting in Scotland. Featuring contributions from Gordon Brown, Richard Park and Ken Bruce"

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20070102 (RS)
This week, Doug Ferguson from Scone recalls his days as a radio mechanic in the war.

"This week, Doug Ferguson from Scone recalls his days as a radio mechanic in the war."

This week, Doug Ferguson from Scone recalls his days as a radio mechanic in the war.

"This week, Doug Ferguson from Scone recalls his days as a radio mechanic in the war."

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04Rudolf Hess In Scotland.2007090220070922
20070922 (RS)
Eye-witness accounts of Hess' flight over Scotland during WWII inspire Claire White to dust off old sound recordings charting this momentous event in Nazi history.

Eye-witness accounts of Hess' flight over Scotland during WWII inspire Claire White to dust off old sound recordings charting this momentous event in Nazi history.

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20070610 (RS)
20061229 (RS)
This week a 1970s classroom project brings early 20th century Dundee to life.

This week a 1970s classroom project brings early 20th century Dundee to life.

05Letters From Africa2007090920070929
20070929 (RS)
Audio letters exchanged between Scotland and southern Africa during the 1960s tell the story of one missionary nurse's extraordinary life in the country now known as Botswana.

Audio letters exchanged between Scotland and southern Africa during the 1960s tell the story of one missionary nurse's extraordinary life in the country now known as Botswana.

0620060806This week the story of Tom Anderson from Shetland whose archive recordings have preserved a unique fiddle culture.
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07The Highland Games2006081320070103
20070103 (RS)
Claire White digs out Highland Games recordings from the BBC sound archives and meets some of the best known names from past and present.

Claire White digs out Highland Games recordings from the BBC sound archives and meets some of the best known names from past and present.

07 LAST20071013Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners.

"Claire White presents stories from the past, captured on tape by Radio Scotland's listeners."

08The Loch Ness Monster20060820This week's BBC archive recordings tell the story of Loch Ness Monster sightings through the ages.
09The Grampian Tape Service For The Blind20060827Outdoors enthusiast Duncan Simpson tells of a life in sound recording, including the establishment of Grampian Tape Service for the Blind.

"Outdoors enthusiast Duncan Simpson tells of a life in sound recording, including the establishment of Grampian Tape Service for the Blind."

10 LASTListeners Tapes20060903The series concludes with a compilation of the vintage recordings sent in to the show.