The Community Radio Show #187

Broadcast on Thursday 14th March 2019.  Studio Guests were: Zoe from Lily’s Bistro and Lily’s Social Kitchen CIC in Canterbury, providing employment opportunities to those who are vulnerable and face barriers to employment; and Jo and Jenny from The Umbrella Café CIC in Whitstable, a community cafe for everybody and one of the friendliest and most accessible cafés in… Read More »

The Community Radio Show #186

Broadcast on Thursday 7th March 2019.  My studio guest was John Handley, CEO at The Bridge Trust, a charity supporting single homeless people in West Kent with advice, accommodation and support.  Listen to the show to hear about the support the charity provide to those in need of their assistance, supporting them as they rebuild their lives and move… Read More »

The Community Radio Show #185

Broadcast on Thursday 28th February 2019.  We were joined by Natalie Smith – Director of Grants and Impact at Kent Community Foundation.  Listen to the show to hear all about the grant process for applying for funding and how the Kent Community Foundation will really do what they can to help you get funding for your group or… Read More »

The Community Radio Show #184

Broadcast on Thursday 21st February.  We were joined on the phone by Steph Harrison to talk about the Sevenoaks Breast Cancer Support Group running weekly from the Basement at the Stag Theatre in Sevenoaks, on Tuesdays from 10.30am until 12.30pm. The group is for both men and women (did you know that 2 out of every 20 diagnosed… Read More »

The Community Radio Show #183

Broadcast on Thursday 14th February 2019.  Presented by Laura with co-host Sian Murphy.  Listen to the show to hear the latest updates from the community, charity and fundraising sector in Kent, Surrey & Sussex. If you’d like to be a guest on a future show or would like a shout out about your event/organisation, email team@thecommunityshow.net and we’ll… Read More »

The Community Radio Show #182

Broadcast on Thursday 7th February 2018.  Our studio guest was Christine Chetwood, Manager at wHoo Cares CIC, and organisation improving the lives of all people on the Hoo Peninsula.  Listen to the show to find out about how wHoo Cares was created and how it’s developed since.  It’s not just the lives of the partners (service users) who… Read More »

The Community Radio Show #181

Broadcast on Thursday 24th January 2019.  With so many shout out requests I welcomed guest co-host Phill Thorne into the studio to help me.  Listen to the show to not only hear about the many community, charity and fundraising events that are taking place over the next few weeks.  With Phil being such a community spirit it was… Read More »

The Community Radio Show #180

Broadcast on Thursday 17th January 2019.  Our featured interviews were with Emily Holzhausen, Director of Policy and Public Affairs at Carers UK and Della Phillips, a case study who has received help from Carers UK.  They are running a campaign to help individuals reflect and recognise their caring role. To find out more about Carers UK:  Website: www.carersuk.org… Read More »

The Community Radio Show #179

Broadcast on Thursday 10th January 2019.  Our studio guest was James Green, a volunteer at Fresh Start for Hens (FSFH) in Tenterden who rehome hens which are due for slaughter.  The organisation is run entirely by volunteers who are either contacted directly by farmers who have a flock of hens due for the slaughterhouse (usually at 18 months into… Read More »

The Community Radio Show #178

Broadcast on Thursday 20th December 2018.  My studio guest was Susie Chassagne from The Blackthorn Trust who also did a great job as guest co-host!  The trust, based in Maidstone, provides a therapeutic environment in which people can recover, grow and develop.  They run continuing programmes for those with mental health issues, suffering chronic pain and more recently, a… Read More »