Peter has made his home in Kamloops since 1981, and has been entertaining and informing NL's morning show audience for over 30 years now. Peter is married to Brenda, and they are the proud parents of daughter Alicia and son Erik and grandparents to Cole William. While much has changed in Radio in over 30 years, his love for the business and his listeners has not. Peter's other endeavours include freelance Commercial photography - and if you'd like to check out any of his work, simply go to www.olsenphotography.ca
THE GABBY CABBY
Our friend the Gabby Cabby works the police blotter this week with tales of panty thieves and a hungry robber he’s personally impressed with. Peter Franklin pops by the Olsen Show Wednesday morning at 7:15 on Radio NL.
AN APPLE A DAY
Maybe Eve was onto something back in the Garden of Eden? Wednesday morning, Peter Olsen heads to the Produce counter to proclaim the benefits of eating an apple a day.
KAMLOOPS WINE FESTIVAL
The 17th Annual Kamloops Wine Festival is nearly here, all in support of the Kamloops Art Gallery. Judy Basso of the Gallery popped by the Olsen Show Wednesday morning with some mouth-watering details on this year’s soiree.
THE THREE AMIGOS / HOSPICE FUNDRAISER
Three Kamloops residents are embarking on the Road Trip of a lifetime, riding their motorcycles from the tip of South America back to Kamloops, a journey that'll take 3 months. They're also raising awareness for the Kamloops Hospice Home, planning a local fundraiser on April 17th. You can find out more about this trip, inlcuding information about purchasing tickets, by clicking on the link below.
THE GABBY CABBY (March 25)
Our friend the Gabby Cabby says illusionist David Copperfield is all ‘wet’ and claims ‘Manspreading’ is a growing problem in New York.
THE GABBY CABBY (March 18)
Our friend, the Gabby Cabby says City Hall wants New Yorkers to spy on each other. Plus, Gabby shared a steamy tale from the Crowbar Hotel.
THE GABBY CABBY (March 11)
Our friend, the Gabby Cabby shares some tales from the streets of New York, including what he calls a ‘wooden performance’ by one motorist, plus he shares the ingenious tale of one New York trucker.Peter Franklin popped by the Olsen Show Wednesday morning at 7:15 on Radio NL.
THE GABBY CABBY (March 4)
Our friend, the Gabby Cabby says that some people just don’t heed their own advice and he fondly recalls his days as a pet owner. Peter Franklin popped by the Olsen Show Wednesday on Radio NL.
THE GABBY CABBY (Feb 25)
Our friend, the Gabby Cabby goes looking for alligators in New York City sewers and says there’s a new kind of greeting card showing up in the Big Apple. Peter Franklin made his weekly visit to the Olsen Show Wednesday on Radio NL.
THE GABBY CABBY (Feb 18)
Our friend the Gabby Cabby has further insight into the tragic death of CBS correspondent Bob Simon. Plus, he shares a dirty story from the courts in New York. Peter Franklin made his weekly visit to the Olsen Show Wednesday on Radio NL.
THE GABBY CABBY (Feb 11)
Our friend, the Gabby Cabby added his voice to the de-thronning of NBC News Anchor Brian Williams. Plus, he says the latest NYPD Most-Wanted bulletin is almost comical. He popped by the Olsen Show on Wednesday, February 11th.
THE GABBY CABBY (Feb 4)
It’s the great Condom Caper of New York City and our friend, the Gabby Cabby weighed in Wednesday morning on the Olsen Show.
THE GABBY CABBY (Jan 28)
Our friend, the Gabby Cabby weighs in on the controversy surrounding coach Bill Belichick and the New England Patriots. Peter Franklin careened in to the Olsen Show Wednesday morning with that story and more on Radio NL.
THE GABBY CABBY (Jan 21)
Our friend the Gabby Cabby calls it the ‘con job of the century’ and he questions the legitimacy of a story involving a fellow cabby. Peter Franklin made his weekly visit to the Olsen Show Wednesday morning on Radio NL.
THE GABBY CABBY (Jan 14)
Our friend, the Gabby Cabby takes a shot at the New York Times for their comments about the violence in France. Plus, there’s no love lost for a prominent US civil rights leader.
THE GABBY CABBY (Jan 7)
Our friend the gabby Cabby makes his 2015 debut on the Olsen Show Wednesday morning with news of a crooked church usher and a druggy doctor, whose name he can’t pronounce. Peter Franklin pops by the Olsen Show on Radio NL.