Sarah Fishwick was born in the early 1950s and has lived in Silverdale for 27 years at time of recording. From the age of 11 she lived on a farm in Yealand Redmayne. Sarah has been a councillor at parish, city and county level. Topics covered include – changes to the local landscape, the cockling disaster, issues she was involved with as a councillor and changes to the Silverdale shore line.
This interview was collected as part of Morecambe Bay Partnership’s Morecambe Bay Lives oral history project 2015-2019, funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund as part of the Headlands to Headspace Landscape Partnership Scheme