Radio Programme

Senior Citizens’ Week

Roundabout JA | September 27, 2018
On today’s programme, celebrating Senior Citizens Week with our ‘recycled teenagers’
Presenter: Vanessa Silvera
Producer: Vanessa Silvera
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Roundabout JA | July 12, 2019
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Roundabout JA | July 11, 2019
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Roundabout JA | July 10, 2019
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Presenter: Vanessa Silvera
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Roundabout JA | July 9, 2019
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Presenter: Twila Wheelan
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