The Community Radio Show #201

Broadcast on Thursday 25th July 2019. My studio guest was Moira Mitchell, Head of Fundraising at Kent MS Therapy Centre in Canterbury. Listen to the show to hear about their summer fundraiser, The Music Shack Festival, taking place in the grounds on Sunday 4th August from 12-6pm as well as hear about how the centre has grown in… Read More »

The Community Radio Show #200

Broadcast on Thursday 18th July 2019. I was joined by Phil Bungay, Nicola Moy and Jane Cullen who are organising the first Medway Neuro Arts Festival taking place THIS weekend – 20-21st July 2019. Listen to the show to hear how Phil’s idea has taken off in a big way and all the support he has managed to… Read More »

The Community Radio Show #199

Broadcast on Thursday 11th July 2019. In the studio were students from Dartford Science & Technology College (Jessica, Penny and Riddi) with their teacher, Jonathan Dix, to talk about their upcoming Community Day event taking place on Thursday 18th July. The event sees the entire school from year 7-11 taking the day to volunteer at various locations in… Read More »

The Community Radio Show #198

Broadcast on Thursday 4th July 2019. My studio guest was Stephen Elsden, Chief Executive at Compaid, a charity providing support to over 1,800 disabled and vulnerable people every year to overcome the barriers of social, digital and economic exclusion. Listen to the show to find out what inspired the founder to start the charity in 1986 when computers… Read More »

The Community Radio Show #197

Broadcast on Thursday 13th June 2019. Our studio guests were Fiona Cottingham – Project Development Manager and Zoe Collins – Community Navigator from local charity Imago who provide a wide range of support across the South East. Listen to the show to find out more about their many community schemes, all powered by their vast support network of… Read More »

The Community Radio Show #196

Broadcast on Thursday 6th June 2019, on the 75th Anniversary of the D-Day Landings. Our studio guests were Carl Lewis from Tonbridge Poppy Appeal and Jane Ayers, Community Fundraiser for West Kent RBL Poppy Appeal. At the moment the West Kent area is in desperate need of volunteers to take on some of their key towns and villages… Read More »

The Community Radio Show #195

Broadcast on Thursday 30th May 2019. Our studio guest was Anna Perolls, Head of Fundraising & Resources at Hospices of Hope charity who provide hospice care in Romania, Moldova, Serbia and Albania. Listen to the show to hear how and why the charity was founded in 1991 by Anna’s father, Graham Perolls after a visit to Romania and… Read More »

The Community Radio Show #194

Broadcast on Thursday 23rd May 2019. Our studio guest was Jane Lacey from SENsational Choir, a Canterbury based choir which gives young people with special educational needs and their families the opportunity to take part in a choir. Listen to the show to find out how Jane got involved in the choir, and how it benefits those who… Read More »

The Community Radio Show #193

Broadcast on Thursday 9th May 2019. My studio guest was Katrina Adams, Head of Charity at We Are Beams charity. Listen to the show to hear how the charity started with a group of parents with children with disabilities managed to get some initial funding so they could provide services that they felt were much needed for families… Read More »

The Community Radio Show #192

Broadcast on Thursday 2nd May 2019. My studio guest was Denise Wilton, a Dementia Champion and Dementia Friend with a number of events taking place over Dementia Action Week 2019 (20-26 May 2019). Listen to the show to understand a few of the symptoms of dementia as well as tips on what you can do to help those… Read More »