RADIO FERRYMEAD - CHRISTCHURCH 

   
Old Building                                              New Building In Progress

   
Inside the New Building                                                   Part of the Valve Radio Display

Stewart Lean in Studio One






BONNIE LEONARD'S FAREWELL


     
George Stewart presenting a handcrafted microphone.                 Some of the other gifts.
    
 Bay Dixie Band.                                                            Roly Hammond presenting a cheque to Bay Dixie.
 
    
 Barbara Fern with Shirley Hanly who lead the sing-a-long.      Our Chairman, Steve Lambie
 
    
                                                                                    Bonnie with Sheila of Pyes Pa and the necklace Sheila gave her.
 
 
     
 Kel Raine and Lloyd Davies                                               Jim Wood with Bonnie
 
 
 
 
 
    
 Friends of V.R.                                                             Barbara Gorle with the handcrafted house she made for Bonnie.
 
    
 
    
 
 
 
      
 
 

 


VOLUNTEERS ENJOYING WAITANGI DAY 

    
 
   
 
 
   
George Stewart telling the Volunteers about the              Chairman, Steve Lambie cutting the donated cakes.
transmitter.
 
 
  
       
 
 

STUDIO GUEST - JUSTUS ROZEMOND - B.O.P SYMPHONIA

 
     

1923 STUDEBAKER (ROSIE) AT VILLAGE RADIO  

 
   

     32nd BIRTHDAY CELEBRATIONS

  

      
 

                                                Russ Bain the Winner Of The Raffle                                 Beth Percival Wins The Second Prize Raffle

 

Vern Jacobsen Cuts The Cake                   

  

   Just some of the radios in our collection
 
 

LIONS MARKET DAY     

      

Scene from Village Radio Studio                       Chief Sizzler - Steve Lambie 

      

 Assisted by Brian Williams                         Another View from Our Studio

JON WELLER VISITS VILLAGE RADIO

  

Jon with Bonnie in studio one                                        Finn relaxing to Village Radio our youngest listener.

 

 

   

our 30th birthday celebrations 

    90 year old Keith Spooner with Bonnie Leonard

 

  

    

   

  

  

   

 

      Councillor Catherine Stewart

   

    

    

  

the sugar plum tree café

 

Manager - Jeni with staff member, Emma and the vintage valve radio

 

  

VOLUNTEERS PAST AND PRESENT MEET

 

Keith Spooner (90 years old) an ex announcer with John Stephens

looking over Keith's scripts he used for his programmes    

 

volunteers take time out at Christmas

  

 

 


  


 

 

KEWPIE CRUISE 

  

 

 

29th BIRTHDAY CELEBRATIONS

   

 

    

 

    

 

       

     

    

 

     


KEVIN NICHOLSON - in search of OPALS

 Kevin Nicholson from the Rock Shop in the shop below Village Radio, Tauranga spoke to David Wall on his Thursday afternoon show. Kevin spoke about his time as an opal miner in Lighting Ridge, Australia.

28th birthday april 2012

           

Village Radio's 28th Birthday April 2012 - Keith Spooner, Tim Wood and Bonnie Leonard

 

THE 75 YEAR OLD COLLINS TRANSMITTER

 

Village Radio is now able to use this 75 year old transmitter for live broadcasts.              

Thanks to our Technicians George Stewart, Russ Bain             

and Neil Walsh                                                                      

  

JACK CHAPMAN RETIRES AFTER 25 YEARS WITH VILLAGE RADIO

   

Eunice and Jack with Station Manager, Bonnie Leonard     Neil Walsh with Jack

 

Mid Year Christmas Dinner Photos


   

Our Friends of Village Radio

  

 

 

 

  

  

  

 

 

 

                                

 

                         

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