We will be regularly talking to local businesses, events, celebrities, organisers and local people to keep South Holland in touch.

Phil Scarlett -  President of Spalding & District branch of Lincolnshire Chamber of Commerce, David Norton - Vice President of Spalding & District branch of Lincolnshire Chamber of Commerce & Simon Beardsley - Chief Executive of Lincolnshire Chamber of Commerce talking to Chris & Jan about the issues that Lincolnshire Chamber of Commerce cover to support local businesses.




Anglia Motel Proprietor Harold Payne talks about the work he has done on behalf of the veterans of recent conflicts as well as the final trip he is organising this year back to the beachheads of Normandy as part of the 70th Anniversary of the D-day landings in June 1944.

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Vice president of Peterborough and Spalding Transport Forum, Older Adult Carer Governor for Lincolnshire Partnership Foundation Trust and Leader of Mental Health Issues for Health Watch Lincolnshire George Scott talks about Mental Health support in Lincolnshire.
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Andy Boyton from Springfields Horticultural Society, Peter Ruysen Director of D & R Simmons and Adrian Jansen Director of Lingarden Bulbs Ltd. discuss their visit to the World Tulip Summit in Istanbul and horticulture in general.


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Val Gemmell Volunteer for Home Start talks about Home Start and the importance of CRB checks for volunteers.


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County and District Councillor Angela Newton discusses the Spalding in Bloom results for 2013 and the training for new members of South Holland District Council.

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PC Paul Smith & Inspector Jim Tyner talk about many policing matters within Spalding including the cautioning system, and PC Paul Smith's last day on the job.


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Keith Crawford The Area Chairman of the Spalding Royal Naval Association and the National Vice Chairman of the RNA discusses his MBE nomination.


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Jan Whitbourn and Chris Carter hold interviews with a variety of local figures who have greatly contributed to the local scheme 'The Kitchen Garden Project'.

  • Councillor Nick Worth
  • Naomi L'Estrange - Master Gardener
  • Jane Broom from Master Gardeners
  • Ellie Coolie - Sheffield Hallam University Researcher
  • Praful Pattel - Cooks Direct
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Jan Whitbourn and Chris Carter hold interviews with local figures during the 2013 Pumpkin Parade.

  • Ellie Coolie - Sheffield Hallem University Researcher
  • Inca Honnor - Flower Queen
  • Claire Court - South Holland District Council Partnerships Officer
  • Jane Broom - Master Gardener
  • Naomi L'Estrange - Master Gardeners
  • Nick - Spalding White Doves
  • Samantha Gibbons & Laura Simpkins - South Holland District Council Engagement & Monotony Officers
  • Ben Faulks & Jon McGrath - The Vegetable Nannies
  • Praful Pattel - Cooks Direct
 
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Child Care and Family Law Specialist at Ringrose Law Diane Miller dicsusses Grandparents Rights, Unmarried Parents, Care Proceedings, lack of legal aid and other legal issues affecting the local community.


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Councillor Nick Worth talks about local elections, the ward in Holbeach, the recent arts project Transported, gardening, members budgets and various other issues in and around South Holland.

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The Right Honourable John Hayes MP Member of Parliament for South Holland and the Deepings, Minister of State for the Cabinet Office and Senior Parliamentary Adviser to the Prime minister David Cameron joins Tulip Radio to discuss his job in Downing Street, the importance of local libraries and supporting local businesses, sheltered housing, the welfare reform and other various local issues.


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Sergeant Stuart Hurst talks about his life with the Lincolnshire Police and his new position in Boston. We also discussed the Street Pastor Scheme in Spalding which he has been a big part of.

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Councillor Roger Gambba-Jones The Portfolio Holder for Waste, Recycling & Carbon Management talks about his life as a Councillor and the responsibilities for the Waste, Recycling, Green Spaces & Carbon Mangament. We also spoke about problems with Fly Tipping, Litter and Street Cleaning.

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Gavin Almond of Hills Department Store talks about the stores £1.5 million stock disposal clearence sale in September 2013, and how they will be updating their stock straight after the sale.

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Local Citizen Michael Smith discusses the proposed termination of the Warden Service in many care homes in and around South Lincolnshire.
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Kellie Young from Liberty X talks about the recent reunion of Liberty X and about their upcoming concert in the Peterborough Arena on the 28th September 2013.
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Acting Chief Inspector Chris Davison discusses his career since leaving Spalding 18 months ago to work in Nettleham, and in particular his recent involvement with G4S, a British multinational security services company.


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Police and Crime Commissioner for Lincolnshire Alan Hardwick talks about his position and what it entails after being elected Police and Crime Commissioner in November 2012.


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Managers for the Activ Group Organisations Bounce, Loaded and AlleyCatz James Holland, Matt Flisher and Dave Charlesworth talk about their history within the Activ Group Business and various upcoming events and promotions at their sundry businesses.

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Dorothy Short and Liz Walker talk about Donington and Spalding's involvement with the East Midlands in Bloom Competition and the development of Donington's environment.

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Pastor Chas Sandhu talks about Chas's life and good work with the community, and about his return to Spalding and becoming the Pastor of the Light House Church in Haverfield Road.

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A Group of National Citizens Service Volunteers talk about their experiences of volunteering through the NCS during the summer holidays in Spalding, and tell us what the NCS is all about.

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Melissa Marlowe Communications & Relationships Manager and Simon Hollingworth Creative Consultant of Transported discuss Transported, the new project that has taken over and got the community involved the South Holland and The Boston Borough.
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Rosie Lesurf-Olner Arts Engagement Worker within South Holland for Transported once again joins Tulip Radio to talk about Transported's recent events, and in particular the recent BBQ 67 Performance in Spalding's Town Centre.


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Michael Wachelhofer Member of Austrian Band Cornerstone discusses Cornerstone's Band History and their upcoming performances in Boston and The Cambridge Rock Festival 2013.


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Gorden Boswell of Clay Lake's Boswell Romany Museum talks about the history of his life in South Holland, his family history of Romanies and Gordon's family Romany Museum.

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Richard Stephen, Robin Allan and Diane Moore the judges for East Midlands in Bloom 2013 are joined by Phil Scarlett Preseident of the Chamber of Commerce and Councillor Angela Newton to discuss their day in South Holland and their thoughts on the colourful arrangements they had seen in our towns and villages.
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PCSOs Paul Coupland and Natalie Hines talk about their background before joining the Police Force as PCSOs, and how Natalie is looking forward to her now role and working in South Holland.

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Pastor Chas Sandhu, Inspector Jim Tyner and Councillor Malcolm Chandler discuss the launch of the Street Pastors Scheme and the work they have undertaken to make it possible.

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Leader of the Spalding Branch of Weight Watchers Helen Webster discusses her role as a Weight Watchers Leader and what Weight Watchers have to offer.


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James Rylatt Managing Director of Rylatt Ford and Rylatt Ford & Son talks about the play area in Glen Park and how Rylatt Ford and James are trying to raise funds to keep the park poing.


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Rosie Lesurf-Olner Arts Engagement Worker within South Holland for Transported talks about Transported projects, what her role involves, what has happened so for and the upcoming events for the area.





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Matthew Clark Managing Director of Activ Group talks about his life and businesses in Spalding and how proud he is to be involved with his voluntary work with the Spalding Roundtbale.


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Sgt Stuart Brotherton of the Lincolnshire Police talks about his career in the police force and the plans for his future concerning his recent decision to retire from the Police Force after 30 years.

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Stan Pywell Engineer & Nick Morris Assistant Engineer for the Welland & Deeping Internal Drainage Board discuss various topics within the drainage business in the local area, such as the drainage in the area, the capacity and pumping engines, flood risks and much more.


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Terry Moore General Manager for Logistics for Bakkavor & Laura Langford Communications Manager for Bakkavor talk about Bakkavor's upcoming charity event Party in the Park which is in aid of Help for Heroes.

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Communications Adviser for the East Anglia Region of the NFU Alison Pratt once again enters the Tulip Studios to tell us about the difficulties of growing crops because of the unexpected cold weather of the Spring, modern tractor GPS equipment and many other farming related topics.


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Andy Molsom Owner of Molsoms Optometrists offers us his Advice on Age Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) & the ways of preventing it.


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Sarah Holmes Project Manager of National Citizen Service from EBP in Lincoln gives information about the summer activities of NCS. National Citizen Service (NCS) is open to all 16 and 17-year-olds in England and helps young people build skills for work and life, while taking on new challenges and meeting new friends.


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Councilor Nick Worth from the South Holland District Council talks about Local Council Elections and the recent Holbeach Arts Project 'Transported'.


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Jan Whitbourn previews the latest production from SADOS - Acorn Antiques. Acorn Antiques runs at the South Holland Centre from Wednesday 22 May to Saturday 25 May.


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Director of 4 & 20 Blackbirds Julia Grant talks about recent historical events ran by the 4 & 20 Blackbirds, such as their Elizabethen and Georgian Days in Asycoghfee Hall Museums and Garden.


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Alan Porter Originator of the Two Lips Campaign & Founder of AP Sales talks about his auctioneering, the history of the Two Lips Campaign, his public speaking, cricket and retirement in general.


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Inspector Jim Tyner enters the Tulip Studios once again to discuss more issues within South Holland. The topics covered include anti-immigration protests, burglary, crime rates, crime prevention and events that will occur during the summer months of 2013.


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President of the Spalding and District Area Chamber of Commerce Phil Scarlett discusses the upcoming Flower Parade and "The Peoples Parade" - an open meeting on the discussion of the future parades in Spalding. The Flower Parade is on the 4th of May this year, and the People's Parade Meeting takes place on the 18th May at the South Holland Centre.

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Vital information for the Polish Community in South Holland. Wide Horizons is a book detailing the history of South Holland's landscape and people. Tulip Radio presents a Polish read audio version of the book.


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Principal of Boston College Amanda Mosek and Vice-Principal of Corporate Services Janet Hemmant provide information on the history of Boston College and their recent takeover of Spalding's Red Lion Quarter.


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David Turner One of the Directors of Hills Department Store discusses the history of the family run business and the various recent activities and events that Hills will be running.


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Community Policing Inspector for Spalding Jim Tyner talks about the recent issues with crime in Spalding including the recent cut down on street drinking and news on the Street Pastor Scheme.

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Alison Pratt Communications Adviser for the East Anglia Region of the NFU joins Tulip Radio once again to discuss the problems concerning farming in regards to the unpredictable climate and the ongoing outbreak of disease in cattle.

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Elizabeth and George Hall from Turners Fish Shop discuss the history of the family run fish shop "Turners" in celebration of the restaurant's centenary year.

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Trustee of the Snowgoose Wildlife Trust Doug Hilton talks about the Snowgoose Wildlife Trust and the history of the East Lighthouse in Long Sutton, which Doug currently owns.
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Peter Kite President of the South Holland Rotary Club talks about the origins and the history of the Rotary Club, and the services they offer. Peter also discussed the clubs international involvement with the Polio Plus Fund.


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Community Policing Inspector for Spalding Jim Tyner discusses the different objectives he faces as a police inspector in Spalding, in particular the new Street Pastor Scheme which is to be introduced in Spalding.

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Logistics Manager of Bakkavor Terry Moore talks about the history of Bakkavor and Produce Trading in Lincolnshire.

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Communications Adviser for the East Anglia Region of the NFU Alison Pratt offers her opinion on many issues within the farming industry in East Anglia, such as the emergence of diseases to cattle and problems with illegal Hare coursing in Lincolnshire.

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Karen Johnson and Sarah Chad from the South Holland District Council talk about the celebration of South Holland's renewal as a Fairtrade zone and the worldwide and local history of the Fairtrade Foundation.

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George Slinger Owner of Birchgrove Garden Centre and Councillor Angela Newton form the South Holland District Council join Tulip Radio to talk about the history of Spalding's participation in the East Midlands in Bloom Competition and how they are looking forward to 2013's Competition.
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Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer of T & R Simmons Peter Ruysen discusses his history and experience within the Bulb Industry and how the Bulb Industry has evolved over the years in the South Holland Area.

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Once again, Tulip Radio had the chance to catch up with the cast of the Polka Dot Pantomime "Jack and the Beanstalk". At the time of the interview, the cast were a week into their schedule of performances at the South Holland Centre. They managed to take a short break from their busy scehdule to discuss their experiences together after their first week of performances.
 


Tulip Radio recently had the chance to catch up with the stars of the new pantomime Jack and the Beanstalk in association with Polka Dot Pantomimes which is coming to Spalding's South Holland Centre in December 2012. We talked to:

Karen Moses playing Poison Ivy
Justin Ward playin
g Simple Simon
Neil Canfer playing the King
Steven Stobbs who plays Dame Trott
Katy Osborne who plays Princess Jill

The pantomime runs from Thursday 13th December 2012 to Sunday 6th January 2013.


Gill Graper Former Deputy Head of the George Farmer Technology College joins us to discuss her life now she has retired and the history of the Samaritans of which she is now very heavily involved.

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Terry Day Secretary for the Spalding Branch of the Royal Naval Association discusses his history and duties in the Royal Navy, and his experiences working with the RNA in Spalding.

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Tulip Radio recently had the pleasure of presenting three medals to members of the Pinchbeck Guides. Sophie, Esther and Faith (pictured with their certificates) had all achieved the ultimate guides award, the Baden Powell Challenge Award. The three girls were happy to discuss some of the tasks and events they had been to in order to gain their challenge award.
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Adrian Jansen Director of Lingarden Bulbs Ltd. discusses the history of Horticulture and Trading around Spalding.

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Community Policing Inspector Jim Tyner talks about returning to Spalding for his new policing position and the difficulties with anti-social behavior and crime in the South Holland Area.





 


Phil Scarlett President of the Spalding Area Chamber of Commerce joins Tulip Radio once again to discuss upcoming events such as the Spalding Christmas Lights Switch On, Spalding's new 2012 Christmas Lights and the proposed redevelopment of the Holland Market Area.

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Tulip Radio's Jan Whitbourn was present during 2012's Remembrance Day Service in Spalding. She talked to many interesting local people throughout the event including:

Frank Wright Marshall
Colin Jackson Chairman of the Royal British Legion
Amanda Scase and the the Spalding Brownies
Keith Crawford Chairman of the Spalding Branch of the Royal Naval Association and his wife Yvonne

Nick Hendrick from the South Holland District Council
Stephanie Liquorice Poppy Collector
Reverend John Bennett who was the Vicar for the service
John Hayes MP

Rob Gibson Army Cadet Force
Councillor Howard Johnson and his wife
John Robert Bustance War Veteran

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Director General of the Royal British Legion Chris Simpkins talks about the work of the Royal British Legion in subject to this year's Remembrance Day.

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Councillor Gary Taylor Sitting District Member for Spalding Council discusses his role as councillor in the Spalding and District Area including some important issues such as littering and drinking alcohol in the streets.



 


Recently appointed Minister of State for Energy at the Department for Energy and Climate Change John Hayes joins Tulip Radio to talk about his new position concerning energy and climate change. We also had a chance to discuss his views on the debate over Nuclear vs Renewable Energy
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Allison Pratt The Communications Adviser for the NFU joins us to talk about various issues in the farming industry including the outbreak of TB from Badgers and helpful advice on keeping cattle healthy.

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Neighbourhood Police Inspector for the South Holland Area Chris Davison discusses various policing matters such as the debate over firearms and safety at home as the evenings get darker.

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Derrick Martin the longest serving playing member of the Kirton Brass Band along with his wife Ann and Tony Fell the Secretary for Kirton Brass Band join Tulip Radio to talk about Derricks life and interests with the Kirton Brass Band. The Kirton Band was founded in 1870 and has remained in existence throughout this period.
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David and Janet Bowman discuss their life and interests in the pumpkin industry and the pumpkin festival.


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Tulip Radio had the pleasure to attend the Silverstone Classic in 2012. We had  a chance to have a chat with many celebrities participating in this years celebrity challenge race including:
 
Andrew Castle GMTV Presenter and Strcitly Come Dancing contestant
Brendan Cole with wife Zoe Professional Ballroom Dancer and Star of Strictly Come Dancing
Kelvin Fletcher Actor known for his role as Andy Sugden from Emmerdale
Nicola Stapleton Actress known for her role as Mandy Salter from Eastenders
Sir Patrick Stewart Classically Trained Actor and well known for his role in Star Trek
Rick Parfitt Jr Son of Status Quo Guitarist and founder of the RPJ Chron's Foundation
Tony Hirst Actor known for his role as Paul Kershaw from Coronation Street
 
 

 

Recently appointed Phil Scarlett President of the Spalding and District Area Chamber of Commerce talks about local businesses and how the Chamber are helping and supporting with many issues in the local area

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Tulip Radio talk to Karen Johnson Community Development Officer for South Holland District Council about her role as a games maker during the recent London 2012 Olympic Games

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Simon Temple Head of Clinical Services for the Johnson Community Hospital Louise Johnson Matron for Urgent Care and Natalie Mackey Matron for planned care discuss their roles and what is happening at the Johnson Community Hospital in Spalding

 
 Inspector Chris Davison joins us once again along with Sergeant Amy Whiffen to talk about recent local issues and police matters within South Holland.

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Inspectors Chris Davison and Jim Tyner discuss local police issues in South Holland.

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Tulip Radio were present when the Olympic Torch came through Spalding on the 4th July 2012. We held interview with various torch bearers and local celebrities.

 

Geoff Capes


Stuart Storey


Sally Reddin


Thomas Giddings


 


Shannon Williams Holland


Matt Newton

 

Mandy Woods


Jo Jenkinson & Viv Fisher


Mick Seymour


Brian Saunders


Amanda Scase

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Tulip Radio were involved in a project called Schools Sound which was funded by the department for education which involves over 30 pupils in the schools from our district. The students produced a special show entirely by themselves.








 

 


Curator of Ayscoughfee Hall Julia Knight talks about the history and interesting events at Ayscoughfee in review of the recent South Holland Food Festival.

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John Bland talks about his position as Treasurer and Publicity Officer for the Bourne Branch of the Lincolnshire Family History Society.

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Master Gardener Rick Aron discusses his role within the Master Gardener scheme and the health and well-being fund.

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Colin Ward Chief Executive of Live Promotions tells us about his life in the entertainment industry.

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PCSO Ryan Ellis tells us about his role within the police force in the Spalding area and the history of his upcoming with the police.
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Tulip Radio were present when the Olympic Torch came through Spalding on the 4th July 2012. Running a live broadcast of the event, we held interviews with members of the crowds, torch bearers and other local celebrities.

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Jason Rooke President of the Spalding and district Chamber of Commerce and David Norton Administrator of the Spalding and District Chamber of Commerce discuss the history and development of the chamber of commerce in Spalding.

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Terry Carter President of the Spalding branch of the Royal Naval Association and Keith Crawford Chairman of the Spalding RNA talk about the history of the Royal Naval Association.
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Adrian Jansen Director of Lingarden Bulbs Ltd. joins us again to discuss the history of horticulture and trading around Spalding.

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Alan Porter Originator of the Tulips Campaign tells us about his charity and fundraising history.

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Doug Stacey and Richard Stephen Britain in Bloom Judges come to Spalding to judge Spalding in Bloom.

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Councillor Angela Newton Talks about Spalding in Bloom.
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Julia Knight Museum Officer of Ayscoughfee Hall talks about the history of Ayscoghfee Hall Museum.

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Harold Payne Owner of Anglian Motel at Fleet Hargate Ross Dean and Local Veteran Eric Toynton discuss their visit to Normandy and the D-Day Landings.

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Adrian Jansen Director of Lingarden Bulbs Ltd. talks about the bulb industry in Spalding and the Flower Parade.

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Petronella Keeling Deputy Lieutenant of Lincolnshire talks to us about the Queens Golden Jubilee and times in Spalding.

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George Slinger and Michael Elsden Two Local History Experts discuss Spalding Gentlemen's Society and local history.

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Geoff Taylor and Geoff Dodd tell us about the History of Chain Bridge Forge.


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John Hayes Minister of State for Further Education, Skills and Life Long Learning talks about modern apprenticeships and other topics.
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Karen Johnson tells us about her involvement in the planning of South Holland’s Olympic celebrations. 

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Heroes Return, Harold Payne Local Personality along with Normandy Veterans Phillip Milton and Eric Toynton Discuss their experiences.

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Neighbourhood Inspector for South Holland District Council Chris Davison talks about the structure of the police force and problems in the Spalding area.

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George Scott Chairman of Spalding and Peterborough Transport Forum tells us about new railway developments.




 


Gary Porter Leader of South Holland District Council talks about council services and energy prices. 





 

 John Willoughby Strategic Manager of the Citizens Advice Bureau and Nick Worth Deputy Leader of South Holland District Council tell us about the relocation of the Citizens Advice Bureau to the South Holland District Council Offices.

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John Hayes Minister of State for Further Education, Skills and Life Long Learning talks about the relocation of the Citizens Advice Bureau to the South Holland District Council Offices.
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Petronella Keeling talks about her life and her role as Deputy Lieutenant of Lincolnshire and her work for the Queen's Diamond Jubilee in June 2012.
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Nick Richer joins Chris Carter and Jan Whitbourn to talk about National Sausage Week.


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We discuss the 2012 Silverstone Classic with celebrities Rick Parfitt Jr originator of the RPJ Chron's Foundation and Brendan Cole from Strictly Come Dancing (pictured left with Kelvin Fletcher from Emmerdale and Chemmy Alcott Ski Racer). Tony Hirst from Coronation Street (pictured right) also attended the celeb race.

 

Tulip Radio was delighted to have a chat with UK Number One Singer Chico and former English Rugby Union Player Kieran Bracken during the East of England Show. We also caught up with two X Factor finalists Janet Devlin and Marcus Collins.


X Factor contestant Jamie Archer talks about his experiences with Simon Cowell and the X Factor.




 

Jerry Concessions Manager for Hills Department Store discusses her view on modern fashion.


 


Boston College Business Manager Paul Collins joins us to discuss Boston College and education


 

Terry Huggins Chief Executive of South Holland District Council and Chief Executive of Breckland District Council talks about his merged role with Breckland District Council.




 


Economic Development Manager for South Holland District Council Bruce Wakeling talks about recent happenings at the South Holland District Council, and industrial and economic issues in South Holland.





 

Mark Stanton Economic Development Manager for South Holland District Council, Breckland and Great Yarmouth and Nigel Burch Economic Development Officer for South Holland District Council inform us about the plans for the town centre and other local Council priorities.


 

 

Neighbourhood Police Inspector Chris Davison and Detective Inspector Dave Rimmer discuss catalytic converter etching and other local issues.
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Amanda Mosek, Principal of Boston College, tells us of their merger with the Red Lion Quarter and the opportunities they have to offer.
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Nick Worth, Deputy Leader of South Holland District Council, discusses their merging of senior management with Great Yarmouth and forthcoming events in the community.




 


Jason Rooke, President of Spalding District and Area Chamber of Commerce and Managing Director of Rooks Pet Products, along with David Norton, Administrator of Spalding District and Area Chamber of Commerce and Chief Executive of Springfields Horticultural Society, talk about local business matters.


David Carter and Nikki Healey give us Information about Lincs Community Active Network.

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Butchers Pride Sausage Competition held at the Sage Restaurant in March 2012. We spoke to George E. Bell, MA, Employer Engagement Manager at Boston College, Terry Wells, President of Spalding and East Elloe Butchers' Association, Nick Richer, butcher at George Adams' and Sons Limited, Charlie Rawlings of The Beeches Bed and Breakfast, John Hayes, Minister of State for Further Education, Skills and Lifelong Learning, Jeremy Ransome, Editor of the Lincolnshire Free Press and Spalding Guardian


Steve Colby tells us about the Radar Challenge.






 




David Walters introduces the Rotary Club Swimarathon.


John Hayes Minister of State for Further Education, Skills and Life Long Learning discusses amongst other things his recent Ministerial trip to China and modern apprenticeships.

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Petronella Keeling talks about her involvement with Action Medical Research.

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Jeremy Ransome speaks about his role as Editor of the Lincolnshire Free Press and Spalding Guardian.






 

Simon Temple and  Matthew Broughton tell us about The Community Health Trust and how you can get involved.



 

Alan Porter, founder of AP Sales, talks about his life and charity work. 

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Mandy North along with Albanian students Osola, Ernesta and their English Teacher Erdita discuss Albania and the Youth in Action Project
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Inspector Chris Davison and Sgt Chrissie Cocks give us information about recent events in and around Spalding.

 



 

Karen Johnson, Sarah Chad and Christina Wright tell us about Fair Trade and South Holland’s aim to become a Fair Trade area.
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Karen Johnson gives advice about planning for the Queens Diamond Jubilee.

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Caroline and Matthew Clark talk about their Business Ventures.

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Rachel Green Celebrity Chef and Champion of the Taste of Lincolnshire.



 

Amanda Mosek talks about her new post as Principal of Boston College.

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Julia Knight and Emily Holmes talk about local History and their roles in the community.

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Phil Read Motorcycle Legend





 

The story of Mick Clarksons Marathon cycle ride to raise money for the British Heart Foundation.



 


 


Chris Carter talks to Martin Tyrrell about his involvment as director of the Bob Larby Comedy Sandcastles.