Adam Roxby

Adam Roxby

By Adam Roxby
Musings and audio from Adam Roxby. Includes interviews, music and reminiscence.
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Thoughts form Wales
A 'thank you' to the people of Wales. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
05:18
January 29, 2020
Mary, Librarian at Gregynog
A chance encounter leads to a fascinating tale through time. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
12:11
January 28, 2020
Spud in a Bucket in Bettws Cedewain
A lovely little Welsh tradition. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
09:44
January 27, 2020
River Hay | Silent Life
Some ambient sounds from the River Hay. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
02:06
January 26, 2020
Ice Bucket Challenge | Speaking to Richard form MND
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12:50
January 25, 2020
Watching a combine | Silent Life
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02:25
January 24, 2020
Ross, busking in Merthyr Tydfil
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04:55
January 23, 2020
Chatting to Shaun, The City Arms, Cardiff
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05:16
January 22, 2020
Skipper Gordon, Cardiff Aquabus
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02:15
January 21, 2020
Catherine Duxbury | Spoken World 2
I sat down and had a chat with Catherine Duxbury about feminism. An archived episode comes out each Monday. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
10:44
January 20, 2020
Talking to Kit from the Culver Street Baristas
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08:16
January 19, 2020
Talking to Brian Light, Balkern Tower Trust | Spoken World
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08:57
January 18, 2020
Gary Hogg Poem | Poetry performance at Basecamp 2014
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05:29
January 17, 2020
Cremation of Sam McGee | Poetry at Basecamp 2014
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07:58
January 17, 2020
Colchester Storms | Silent Life
Ambient noise of a Colchester storm. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
17:29
January 16, 2020
Lorentz | Campfire Music at Friends of the Earth Basecamp 2014
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10:38
January 15, 2020
'What 4' ~ A cappella group from Basecamp 2014
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10:00
January 14, 2020
Richard Surtees, Town Mill Brewery | Interview
I had the pleasure of speaking to Richard Surtees from the Town Mill Brewery. An archived episode each Monday. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
07:42
January 13, 2020
Friends of the Earth Basecamp 2014 | Overview
We need you now more than ever! www.foe.uk www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
08:42
January 12, 2020
Ellis Macaluso and her unique charity shop | Spoken World
The strangest charity shop in Colchester. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
05:55
January 10, 2020
Duncan Turner and his Memorabilia | Spoken World
Not the sort of thing you could expect to see in a clothes shop in Colchester. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
09:21
January 9, 2020
Interviewing Alice, Manger of Tymperleys | Spoken World
Having a chat over lunch in the centre of Colchester. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
08:04
January 8, 2020
Mick Squalor ~ Acoustic set
An acoustic set from Dingus Khan lead singer Mick Squalor. An archived episode each Monday! www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
12:43
January 6, 2020
John Rostill | Director, NHS Retirement Fellowship
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06:35
January 5, 2020
William Leach ~ Musician | performance at the 16th Sunday Matinée
A relaxed musical set. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
13:50
January 2, 2020
Luke Fisher ~ Indie Set | Music at the 16th Sunday Matinée
Some indie punk from Luck Fisher. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
12:52
January 1, 2020
Slugworth ~ Acoustic Set | performance at the 15th Sunday Matinée
The Essex band 'Slugworth' gives an energetic acoustic performance. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
21:05
December 31, 2019
Peter Turner ~ 'Guantánamo Bay' | music performance
A comedic & irreverent music performance from Peter Turner. An archived episode each Monday! www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
12:20
December 30, 2019
Liam Sullivan ~ Stand-Up | performance at the 15th Sunday Matinée
Cheer up, hopefully Liam will help. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
13:44
December 29, 2019
Vbran Caranchanoz Ceerinsnoz ~ Sonic Artist | performance at the the 15th Sunday Matinée
This is certainly interesting, but I really enjoyed it. Hope you did too. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
12:00
December 28, 2019
Ethel Armstrong ~ President, NHS Retirement Fellowship
A fascinating lady with a proud career.
03:28
December 27, 2019
Mark Harris ~ Poetry | performance at the the 15th Sunday Matinée
Mark Harris shares his poetry. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
09:33
December 26, 2019
Colin Long ~ acoustic music
Colin Long performs a selection of acoustic music. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
21:17
December 25, 2019
Charlotte Johnston ~ Winner, Edith Cavell Leadership Award
Talking to the many talented people at the Cavell Nurses Award
03:12
December 24, 2019
Dane Thompson ~ Highly Commended, Community Award
Talking to the many talented people at the Cavell Nurses Award
02:32
December 24, 2019
Ordinary Noise ~ | acoustic set
Some acoustic music from the three piece band 'Ordinary Noise' An archived episode each Monday. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
12:06
December 23, 2019
The Elders | Spoken World 4
I had the pleasure of talking to two Elders from the Church of Jesu Christ of Latter Day Saints. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
07:36
December 22, 2019
Phil Marino ~ Acoustic Music
Acoustic music from the 14th Sunday Matinée. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
15:55
December 21, 2019
Daniel Merrill solo violin set (2014)
Daniel Merrill playing the violin in 2014. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
11:05
December 20, 2019
Natalie Pfeffer | Everybody's Uncanny: tales from local people - 3rd story
Uncanny tales from a film I made back in 2013. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
02:35
December 19, 2019
Luke Nash | Everybody's Uncanny: tales from local people
Uncanny tales from a film I made back in 2013. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
01:01
December 18, 2019
James Sarek | Everybody's Uncanny: tales from local people
Uncanny tales from a film I made back in 2013. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
01:06
December 18, 2019
Karen Hughes | Everybody's Uncanny: tales from local people
Uncanny tales from a film I made back in 2013. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
02:02
December 17, 2019
'Listen to the scientists' | My thoughts on the measles outbreak
A message from 2013, but unfortunate it still has some resonance to some issues today! An archived message each Monday. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
10:48
December 16, 2019
Natalie Pfeffer | Everybody's Uncanny: tales from local people - 2nd story
Uncanny tales from a film I made back in 2013. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
03:27
December 15, 2019
Dean Jones | Everybody's Uncanny: tales from local people
Uncanny tales from a film I made back in 2013. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
04:56
December 14, 2019
Martin Reed | Everybody's Uncanny: tales from local people - Second story
Uncanny tales from a film I made back in 2013. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
01:22
December 13, 2019
Geidre Vaderke | Everybody's Uncanny: tales from local people
Uncanny tales from a film I made back in 2013. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
01:03
December 12, 2019
Natalie Pfeffer | Everybody's Uncanny: tales from local people
Uncanny tales from a film I made back in 2013. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
01:13
December 11, 2019
Alex Hull | Everybody's Uncanny: tales from local people
Uncanny tales from a film I made back in 2013. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
01:13
December 10, 2019
Dingus Khan ~ 'How do you like me now?' | acoustic set
More music from the archives and Dungus Khan play another great track. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
06:47
December 9, 2019
Martin Reed | Everybody's Uncanny: tales from local people
Uncanny tales from a film I made back in 2013. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
03:43
December 8, 2019
The King Driscolls - Clips from the Winter Gathering, 2014
Music from the Winter Gathering 2014 www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
11:14
December 7, 2019
Dingus Khan ~ 'Ambulance' and a new track | acoustic set
The brilliant Essex punk band 'Dingus Khan' perform the popular song 'Ambulance' New episode from the archive each Monday! www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
10:26
December 2, 2019
Dingus Khan ~ 'Plank' and 'Knifey Spoony' | acoustic set
The brilliant Dingus Khan perform an acoustic set. Recorded in 2013. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
10:40
November 25, 2019
Dingus Khan ~ 'Kilauea' | acoustic music
The brilliant Dingus Khan perform an acoustic set. Recorded in 2013. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
05:56
November 19, 2019
Dingus Khan ~ 'Milk of every mammal' live music
To start the renovation of my personal podcast, I'm uploading some classic content from the archives. To start with, the brilliant Essex band, Dingus Khan perform 'Milk of every mammal'.  
08:33
November 18, 2019
Talking about scrap books
A memory shared at The Warm & Toasty Club Memory Afternoon recorded on the 26th April, 2019 at Enoch House, Colchester.
01:31
April 30, 2019
'Slap Dab', folk song by 'Harbour Lights Trio'
A cheeky folk song by the 'Harbour Lights Trio' recorded at The Warm & Toasty Club Memory Afternoon on the 26th April, 2019 at Enoch House, Colchester. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
03:14
April 30, 2019
Mary Anne Barclay | The Warm & Toasty Club Live Showcase March 2019
Mary Anne Barclay is an accomplished Harp player who performed at The Warm & Toasty Club Live Showcase at the Colchester Arts Centre on the 3rd, March 2019. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
02:54
March 13, 2019
Anna Pancaldi | The Warm & Toasty Club Live Showcase March 2019
Anna sings this haunting song at The Warm & Toasty Club Live Showcase. Recorded at the Colchester Arts Centre on the 3rd, March 2019. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
04:31
March 11, 2019
Harbour Lights Trio | The Warm & Toasty Club Live Showcase March 2019
The Harbour Lights Trio gives folk a fun twist at The Warm & Toasty Club Live Showcase recorded at the Colchester Arts Centre on the 3rd, March 2
03:16
March 11, 2019
Audio & Vegan Rant
Every so often I need a little rant!
14:10
January 17, 2019
The inevitability of veganism
I wanted to take a bit of time to talk to you about my transition to a plant-based lifestyle. Check out the following links for tips and inspiration. https://www.plantbasedben.com https://veganuary.com
11:39
January 12, 2019
Goodbye 2018
As the year draws to an end I get a chance to reflect on this Christmas Day what 2018 has achieved and what I hope for the next year.
12:05
December 25, 2018
Getting inspired
When you’re trying to create a change in yourself and in society it’s important to be inspired and also to know how to come back from failure.
15:33
December 19, 2018
Being an amateur vegan on Instagram!
So I couldn’t resist it any longer, I finally decided to give Instagram a try and the main focus is going to be on sharing my story as a vegan trying to eat better, transform myself and inspire others. Www.instagram.com/AdamRoxby Www.Instagram.com/plantbasedben
11:37
November 26, 2018
Talking about optamism
While waiting to share some new content I have a chat about maintaining optimism.
11:48
November 5, 2018
Your computer will fail!
If you don’t have an online backup service when you’re playing with fire and ultimately your luck will run out. Is my recommendation for keeping every file on your computer safe forever. https://secure.backblaze.com/r/01kjwh
12:08
October 8, 2018
How can you be productive with an Apple Watch?
I answer the question of how to be productive and healthy using an Apple Watch with some tips and tricks.
10:47
September 24, 2018
My problem with Facebook
I’ve I've been giving my relationship with Facebook a lot of thought over the past months and while on holiday with my girlfriend in France I made some decisions.
07:36
September 3, 2018
Getting back on track with Friends of the Earth
I've been away too long, a couple of projects and a couple of all of his have stopped me from keeping up with my regular output. Here is a quick explanation.
08:13
August 17, 2018
Memory Afternoons Podcast Extra
Hey gang Here is some extra content from the latest Warm & Toasty Club Memory Afternoon. http://blog.adamroxby.co.uk/colchester-memory-afternoons-or-18-june-2018 Featuring news and music that you won't want to miss. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
09:42
June 27, 2018
Colchester Memory Afternoons at Lion Walk Activity Centre: Playtime
The rain was pouring outside but we had warmth and sunshine at the Lion Walk Activity Centre where the latest 'Memory Afternoon' was gathered to share stories of their younger days and the games they enjoyed. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
04:03
May 18, 2018
Winning the lottery money, Memory Afternoons and whats next
I talk about winning the lottery money to support The Warm & Toasty Club, making the next blog for their Memory Afternoons and what is coming next.
06:50
May 15, 2018
Colchester Memory Afternoons at Enoch House: Happy Times
The Warm & Toasty Club is back, providing a much loved and needed cure for social isolation in the form of their 'Memory Afternoons'. We return to Enoch House in Colchester where the residents gather for an informal chat about some of their happiest memories. Vote Here -> www.tinyurl.com/MemoryAfternoons www.AdamRoxby.co.uk Colchester Memory Afternoons at Enoch House: Happy Times
07:19
April 26, 2018
I got a YouTube copyright claim!
Well after being on YouTube for years, I finally got a copyright claim that I wanted to dispute. This is what happened. Web -> www.AdamRoxby.co.uk Music -> https://lnk.to/BH-SAID
11:04
April 24, 2018
Vote for 'Memory Afternoons'
The Warm and Toasty Club (the organisation whose work I’ve been documenting recently) is in the final of ‘The People’s Projects’ and could win £50,000! This money would allow ‘The Warm & Toasty Club’ to invite up-to 100 older people to a community hall each week, for a year to partake in their ‘Memory Afternoons’'. http://www.Tinyurl.com/MemoryAfternoons
05:23
April 16, 2018
Mia Standen at the Memory Afternoons
For this podcast, I talk about something new from ‘The Warm & Toasty Club’ and share a lovely song from [Mia Standen](https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCOmzUVUYDpmlQfDr5s9uQdw) which was recorded at ‘Memory Afternoons’ at Enoch House, Colchester.
09:32
April 9, 2018
Colchester Memory Afternoon at Enoch House: Work and Early Life
We once again return to 'Enoch House' in Colchester, Essex to have the privilege of listening to and documenting memories. Whereas last time the group got great enjoyment talking about food, this time around we were gathered in our circle to share our earliest memories of work and of becoming an adult. -- www.AdamRoxby.co.uk www.TheWarmAndToastyClub.co.uk
08:56
March 16, 2018
Reach your goals with these essential apps
I wanted to take the time and go through the services I use and see how they fit into the 'Year of Betterment' mentality that I’m creating for 2018\. To remind you of the three main themes of the year we have getting into shape (other than round), speaking French and achieving zen-like productivity. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
12:48
February 12, 2018
Heading to Basecamp 2017
I'm heading up to Friends of the Earth Basecamp 2017 in the lovely Peak District. Here are my thoughts. Www.adamroxby.co.uk
08:39
June 2, 2017
What has worked the best for your business?
While on the way to grab some lunch, I thought about what has gone well for me on my business. What has worked well for you, strategically planned or happy accident? www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
05:56
May 3, 2017
How do make time for important things?
I'm going for a walk, and I am definitely sitting down to have a lead. But before I do that I just wanted to ask a few quick questions
07:28
April 4, 2017
Commenting on connected fitness
While walking to an outside view on the current state of #Fitness and #Health Www.adamroxby.co.uk
10:37
March 31, 2017
Networking in Danbury
I had the pleasure of speaking to some people at a networking event in Danbury, Essex. I had conversation with Nicky from Link4Growth and Chris from Avery Locksmiths. I had a great time and would certainly go again. Speak to you soon. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
11:13
October 14, 2016
Colchester Shotokan Karate Dojo Kun
The Dojo Kun (rules of the Dojo) are precepts that all karateka (practiocioner of karate) follow and adhere to. We say them at the end of the lesson in both Japanese and English to reinforce the reasons why we train and to better understand Shotokan's rich heritage.
00:31
August 11, 2016
The Old Workhouse Launch
After all these months of work and effort I can finally begin to share with you what's going on over at The Old Workhouse
11:51
July 22, 2016
Setting up The Old Workhouse Online
I have spent the whole morning trying to finish off some videos and give The Old Workhouse a complete online presence. It's been harder than I thought. www.theoldworkhouse.tv
13:17
July 13, 2016
Who's looking forward to soup?
It's that time of the month again when we all look forward to some delicious Colchester Soup. I hope to see you this evening, 18:30 at the Hythe Community Centre.
03:46
July 8, 2016
Friends of the Earth Basecamp 2016 | Alain Rouamba Kamele (African Harp)
Alain plays the Ngoni, a West African harp. He enchants with sweet, uplifting melodies from his home country of Burkina Faso and from across Africa. With influences from all over the world, Alain’s music spreads joy and happiness. This audio was recorded at Friends of the Earth's inspirational annual event called 'Basecamp' www.AdamRoxby.co.uk
13:01
June 22, 2016
Friends of the Earth Basecamp 2016 | Overview
Friends of the Earth invited me to their amazing and inspirational annual event; Basecamp. They wanted me to share the sprit of 450 people getting together, celebrating and learning. There was so much stuff going on but I wanted to distill the brilliance into a 4 minute video. www.AdamRoxby.co.uk www.FoE.co.uk
04:39
June 17, 2016
On the way to Friends of the Earth Basecamp 2016
While enjoying my first charge, I talk about some of the things I am looking forward to at this years Friends of the Earth #Basecamp 2016
05:56
June 2, 2016
Nearly Warm & Toasty
On the way to The Old Workhouse I look forward to Warm & Toasty this Sunday at Colchester Arts Centre #local #culture #history #stories
05:53
May 11, 2016
Have I really won US$5,250,000.00?
Judging by this email, probably not ... #spam #scam #phishing
08:30
January 8, 2016
Party Folk - Part2
At my Dad's 60th birthday party we were blessed to have some very talented musicians playing in the garden. For your enjoyment, lose yourself in the melodic folk music, sounds of revellers from both sides of the English channel and the crackling of an open fire. As there was so much music, this is part 2 of2. #folk #live #music #stereo #fire #party
23:11
December 9, 2015
Party Folk - Part 1
At my Dad's 60th birthday party we were blessed to have some very talented musicians playing in the garden. For your enjoyment, lose yourself in the melodic folk music, sounds of revellers from both sides of the English channel and the crackling of an open fire. As there was so much music, this is part 1 of 2. #folk #live #music #stereo #fire #party
44:53
December 8, 2015
Heading to Basecamp 2015
The drive up to #basecamp2015
03:02
June 12, 2015
Talking Colchester Culture with James Sarek.
I had the pleasure to sit with James Sarek at my favorite coffee shop (Culver Street Baristas) about Colchester culture and the next outing for The Unmistakable Scent Of Leppard.
14:37
November 10, 2014
Emma and Behla | Live music from Basecamp 2014
The fantastic Emma and Behla continue the trend of brilliant live music at Friends of the Earth Basecamp 2014. -------------- For more great content from Basecamp 2014 simply visit www.AdamRoxby.co.uk/Basecamp2014
22:49
October 17, 2014
Jonathan Marriott ~ Underground Acoustic set at the 16th Sunday Matinée
Jonathan gives a knockout performance with a set that's sure to become a favourite among Matinée fans! http://www.adamroxby.co.uk/sundaymatinee
21:19
October 17, 2014
Les Bell ~ Poetry | performance at the July, 2014 Sunday Matinée
Les Bell performs some of his work at the July, 2014 Matinée. ------- For the video of the performance, high quality audio Matinée's and options to support the Sunday Matinée visit http://www.AdamRoxby.co.uk/SundayMatinee #sundaymatinée #matinée #culture #hosting, #original, #colchester #slackspace #poet, #poetry, #poem, #poems, #music, #comedy, #spokenword
04:49
September 30, 2014
Talking to James about USOL
While having a Turkish coffee at a middle eastern bar I speak to James Sarek from the unmistakable scent of leopard. http://tinyusolwebsite.weebly.com
11:08
September 20, 2014
Chatting to Shaun, The City Arms, Cardiff
I had the great pleasure of experiencing probably the best pub in Cardiff and after a very fun pub quiz I got to speak to the landlords brother about this fantastic establishment. http://www.thecityarmscardiff.com ---------------- 'Spoken World' is the interview series where I have unscripted conversations with interesting people doing interesting things. You can find all the past episodes of 'Spoken World' as well as the their explanations over at http://www.AdamRoxby.co.uk/SilentLife #spokenworld #audio #interview #conversations #hq #stereo #chats
05:16
September 4, 2014
Talking to Brian Light, Balkern Tower Trust | Spoken World
Brian Light and the Balkern Tower Trust are very keen to save Jumbo, the iconic Victorian water tower in Britain's oldest recorded town. It was a pleasure to talk to him, please visit his site for more information. ---------------- 'Spoken World' is the interview series where I have unscripted conversations with interesting people doing interesting things. You can find all the past episodes of 'Spoken World' as well as the their explanations over at http://www.AdamRoxby.co.uk/SilentLife #spokenworld #audio #interview #conversations #hq #stereo #chats #history #local #victorian #watertower
08:57
July 29, 2014
Anthony Johae ~ Poetry | performance at the 13th Sunday Matinée
Anthony retunrs to the Matinee to present his poetry. For the video of the performance and much more check out my site http://www.adamroxby.co.uk/colchesterpoetry or support the Sunday Matinée at http://www.AdamRoxby.co.uk/donate #13th #sundaymatinée #matinée #poet #poetry #poems, #culture #hosting, #original, #colchester #slackspace
06:49
November 26, 2013
Part 1> Jason Graham ~ Comedy| performance at the 13th Sunday Matinée
Part 1 Jason gives his first comedy performance at the Sunday Matinee at Slack Space, Colchester. For the video of the performance and much more check out my site http://www.adamroxby.co.uk/colchesterpoetry or support the Sunday Matinée at http://www.AdamRoxby.co.uk/donate #13th #sundaymatinée #matinée #comedy, #culture #hosting, #original, #colchester #slackspace
06:35
November 15, 2013