Paul Barber illuminates Hope Park

On Wednesday the 5th of December a THIS Radio team THIS Radio team pictured from left to right: Tinotenda Nyamande, Amelia Adley, Melody Felici, Amelia Baker, Nathalia  Costa-Almeida, Adam Smith, Jo Ashurst, Will Grunnill, Mike Boyle (Radio Station Manager), Bobbie Blackman, Steve Walsh, Chris Jacobson and Liam Walker.      produced a live…

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Abstract hour (7/12/18)

Featured image drawn by Lydia Seymour This weeks abstract hour was me going through my personal film recommendations of 2018. Here are all the songs played in this weeks abstract hour, links to websites and audio clips used: BlacKkKlansman (Spike Lee) https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7349662/?ref_=nv_sr_1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fQNZhs0QKq0 The real Ron Stallworth: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jWd3PXaR3GY Song: Blunt Und…

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THIS Radio station’s mission, values and journalistic guidelines

THIS Radio mission and values: THIS radio seeks to produce output that is stimulatingly creative, pursues cultural excellence and endeavours to factually report features with journalistic integrity. Serving our whole community with a rich tapestry of content that represents the diverse communities within Hope and its position in the city….

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Hope Anglican Chaplain meets her boss live on air!

Induction by Radio Wow, what a way to start a new venture.  Have you ever had a really bad, and I mean really bad diary clash?  Well that is what happened yesterday for Charlotte, the Catholic Chaplaincy Assistant and myself, Cynthia the Anglican Chaplain.  I realised that two really important…

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This week’s abstract hour (30/11/18)

Featured image drawn by Lydia Seymour This week was about Modern art Here are all the songs played in this weeks abstract hour, links to websites and audio clips used: What is Modern art? https://www.tate.org.uk/art/art-terms/m/modernism ‘ROOM 3. FOLLOW ME.’ 2015, Daria Melnikova: http://dariamelnikova.com/room-3.follow-me/ https://soundcloud.com/signlibrachannel/i-believe-i-can-fly-r-kelly-cover Profile, Variation B (2017, Candic Breitz)…

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Kieran’s show profile – ‘Times are a Changing’

Why on earth would anybody want to present a radio show? This is a question all radio presenters rhetorically ask themselves from time-to-time. Kieran is no different, I caught up with him on his second early morning show to find out what’s the attraction. Kieran, a rugby union playing, scout…

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Podcasts are a growth industry in the UK radio sector

The first Acast Audio Intelligence Report shows that 23% of the population have listened to a podcast in the last month and on average, they spend more than 3.6 hours per week listening to podcasts.     The report, which will be released four times a year, will include proprietary…

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This Week’s abstract hour (23/11/18)

Featured image drawn by Lydia Seymour This week was about animation Here are all the songs played in this weeks abstract hour and audio clips used: The (Awesome) History of Animation: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m4gBaZcBHkE Felix the cat (theme) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J_v9Skwpcis I Wont Hurt You- The West Coast Pop Art Experimental Band https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KRW97QbuZ6A&index=19&list=PLNdGDPNJUNhqqq4Smn7bAw_O9jR4VzpXn Walle-…

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