Thanet Stories -
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Free Podcasts to download from this site
Listen to stories of interesting people & interesting places in Thanet​​​​​​​​ ​​

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We produce podcasts for tourist attractions, commercial organisations & individuals. Ring us for an initial discussion. Listen to our current podcasts by downloading from this page
@jezhulme
Thanetstories@yahoo.co.uk
Tel:07969765300
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This is like a radio programme that you download onto your PC, laptop, tablet or smartphone. Once downloaded you do not need to be online. With smartphones & tablets you can also get a podcast app (usually for free) search for 'Thanet Stories' in the search box & download all the episodes for free. Or just listen from this site clicking the titles in the 'About' page.
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Micro Museum Ramsgate 
Come & tour around one of the most unusual & intriguing museums in Kent, 'The Micro Museum' based in Ramsgate. See the history of computers originating back in the Victorian era! Play computer games from the 1970's right thru to 2000. Revisit your own computing history.
http://broadstairs-history-tour.madewithopinion.com/the-micro-museum-of-ramsgate/


The Spitfire & Hurricane Museum
Hear about the 2 most famous aircraft from the Battle of Britain. The museum houses these two great planes for all to see & with entry being free all are welcome.
This podcast will guide you around the museum and enlighten you to the personal stories that attach themselves to each of these world beating machines that saved these islands from invasion.
http://broadstairs-history-tour.madewithopinion.com/the-spitfire-hurricane-memorial-museum/


Join us for a guided tour of a typical Broadstairs Folkweek day
Enjoy the inside stories of how the folk festival was started & how it continues to thrive. Guided by Jo Tuffs, the festival director, this fascinating insight will motivate you to  attend, be part of & support this iconic event now well over 50yrs old
http://broadstairs-history-tour.madewithopinion.com/broadstairs-folk-week/#


Come aboard the largest vessel in Ramsgate Harbour, the Cervia
Hear how this restored Thames tug has come back to life having been sunk by a terrible accident. Hear how our guide escaped death on the tugs by a matter of minutes. Share life on board and discover the role these vessels played in making London the busiest port in the world
http://broadstairs-history-tour.madewithopinion.com/come-aboard-the-largest-vessel-in-ramsgate-harbour/


Ramsgate Maritime Museum
Join us on a guided tour around the history of the seas surrounding Thanet. Learn about the major events that Ramsgate Harbour was the centre of. Find out what happened when a great storm occurred 6 miles off the Thanet coast on the Goodwin Sands, the most treacherous stretch of water for shipwrecking in the world
http://broadstairs-history-tour.madewithopinion.com/a-tour-around-ramsgate-maritime-museum


Tales of a sixty sound engineer, Mike Ross Trevor
who recorded some of our most famous bands that made it to No 1 in the charts, who now lives in Thanet. All of this discussed while walking & appreciating his favourite part of the Thanet coastline
http://broadstairs-history-tour.madewithopinion.com/thanet-stories-tales-of-the-recording-studio/


Manston Airbase Museum 
A guide around this impressive tribute to Manston. From early years through to the Battle of Britain & beyond in this the centenary year of this famous airbase
http://broadstairs-history-tour.madewithopinion.com/manston-airbase-museum/


Crampton Museum 
A tour around Crampton tower in Broadstairs. Find out how this pioneering engineer and his  inventions help lay the foundations of British industrial development
​http://broadstairs-history-tour.madewithopinion.com/crampton-museum/


A guided tour around Margate Museum hearing stories from WW1 & 2
Hear  why WW1 Zeppelins bombs effected planning for WW2 in Thanet. Find out about the 16 yr old captain of the Home guard & the German they captured & imprisioned
Also other stories about what part pigeons & balloons played in Thanet's war
http://broadstairs-history-tour.madewithopinion.com/a-guided-tour-around-margate-museum-hearing-storie/


Broadstairs Walking History Guide.
A walking podcast to be used in lieu of a guide. Find out about smuggling caves, Dickens holidays, Wellington, Ronnie Corbet & the Charriots of Fire to name but a few
http://broadstairs-history-tour.madewithopinion.com/broadstairs-history-walk-1/


St Peter's Graveyard Tour - Broadstairs 
 An atmospheric walk amongst the famous graves of this ancient graveyard. Each has a tale to be told 
http://broadstairs-history-tour.madewithopinion.com/st-peters-graveyard-walk/


​Ramsgate in the Blitz. Hornby pays tribute
Stories of Ramsgate in the blitz along with a tribute to the Battle of Britain by Hornby Models. Here we describe the fantastic recreation of a wartime fighter base at the companies Visitor Centre
http://broadstairs-history-tour.madewithopinion.com/ramsgate-in-the-blitz-hornby-pays-tribute/


Operation Dynamo Defence of the Nation Museum
Discover Thanet's role in the evacuation of Dunkirk. Join us for a guided walk around the museum brought to life by  fascinating personal stories of those involved in the evacuation 
http://broadstairs-history-tour.madewithopinion.com/operation-dynamo-thanet-s-role/


Ramsgate Wartime Tunnels
A guided walk into the tunnels where up to 60000 people could be accommodated during the war. Hear first hand stories by our guide who lived in the tunnels during our darkest hour
http://broadstairs-history-tour.madewithopinion.com/ramsgate-wartime-tunnels/


Thanet Tour 1
The first of a series of podcasts picking out places of interest that don't warrent a podcast for themselves, but non the less are great pieces of history that have occurred on the island. Find out about a large secret port based on the edge of Thanet. Learn about bravery, kindness and great moments in history that have happened here
​http://broadstairs-history-tour.madewithopinion.com/thanet-tour-1/


A walking interview with the editor of The Isle Magazine, Kiki Case
Join us as we walk & talk our way to Joss Bay, describing the scenery as we go & uncovering the story behind this highly informative & respected free magazine , the 'go to' publication for life in Thanet