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 »

The Community Radio Show #177

Broadcast on Thursday 13th December 2018.  We were joined on the phone by England Cricketer Ryan Sidebottom and Head of Community at TSB, Bola Gibson to talk about Local Charities Day on Friday 14th December.  TSB are helping smaller charities to raise their profiles and providing support through their branches up and down the country and throughout December… Read More »

The Community Radio Show #176

Broadcast on Thursday 6th December 2018.  I was joined in the studio by previous show co-host Ken Tymms to help me run through all the shout out requests for events taking place over the next few weeks. http://www.thecommunityshow.net/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/CommShow_176.mp3

The Community Radio Show #175

Broadcast on Thursday 29th November 2018.  Our guest interview was with Eleanor Hevey, Senior Policy and Advocacy Manager at the British Red Cross talking about loneliness.  Loneliness is a big problem in the UK, not just with adults but young people are also feeling the effects of loneliness in their lives.  Andy Ross also spoke to us as… Read More »

The Community Radio Show #174

Broadcast on Thursday 22nd November 2018.  We were joined on the phone by Jo Banks and Kerry Battersby from the Edenbridge Community Christmas Association.  Kerry wanted to bring Christmas back to her local town centre and in January this year put a shout out on Facebook to see if anyone would help.  The result has been that a… Read More »

The Community Radio Show #173

Broadcast on Thursday 15th November 2018.  Our studio guest was Sally Flatteau Taylor, Chief Executive at The Maypole Project, a charity providing support to children with complex medical needs and their families.  The Maypole Project was founded by Sally in 2003 after she discovered a need for extra support services.  With 60 volunteers the charity is helping 500… Read More »

The Community Radio Show #172

Broadcast on Thursday 8th November 2018.  Our studio guest was Phil Thorne who has been busy organising a ‘Rock for Remembrance‘ event, along with his wife, at the Tap Room in Ashford taking place THIS Saturday, 10th November 2018.  The event will run from 12pm until 10pm and you can drop in or enjoy the multitude of acts… Read More »