Oxfordshire History Centre's Oral History Archive has over 5,000 recordings:
- 3,400 extracts from Radio Oxford programmes back to 1970
- 1,300 field recordings made since the 1960s, covering a wealth of topics—work, childhood, shopping, World War II, home life, transport, and much more
You can listen for free to the full set of recordings at Oxfordshire History Centre, or you can buy mp3 copies where copyright allows.
Gain an insight into people’s working life, housing conditions and how they spent their leisure time.
Search by subject, name or place, and listen to soundbites.
How to buy copies of recordings, on disc or to download.
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