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 »

The Community Radio Show #171

Broadcast on Thursday 1st November 2018.  It was Laura’s FIRST solo show but she wasn’t completely alone as a pumpkin version of Joseph was there to keep her company. Listen to the show to hear the live telephone interview with the Edenbridge Bonfire Society artist Andrea Deans who, just a few days ago completed an 11m effigy of… Read More »

The Community Radio Show #170

Broadcast on Thursday 18th October 2018.  Listen to the show to find out all the latest community, charity and fundraising events happening in and around Kent.  Presented by Laura Lawrence and Joseph Wooltorton.   If you would like your event mentioned on the show or to be a potential guest, please email Laura & Joseph at team@thecommunityshow.net  … Read More »

The Community Radio Show #169

Broadcast on Thursday 11th October.  Our studio guest was Claire Battersby, Community Fundraiser at Demelza Hospice Care for Children to talk about their upcoming Pumpkin Hunt taking place this Half Term!  Listen to the show to find out how you can join in with the fun fundraiser and also find out more about Demelza.  If you’re joining in with… Read More »

The Community Radio Show #168

Broadcast on Thursday 4th October.  Our studio guest was Emma Cooney from Stronger Kent Community Fairs who also stood in as co-host for the morning while usual co-host Joseph sat in traffic on the M20.  Listen to the show to find out about the Stronger Kent Community project, run by local volunteer bureaus across Kent, are bringing community groups… Read More »

The Community Radio Show #167

Broadcast on Thursday 27th September 2018.  Our studio guest was Natalie Smith, Director of Grants and Impact at Kent Community Foundation.  If you’re part of a community group/organisation/charity operating in the Kent and Medway area then this show is a MUST LISTEN!  Natalie explains the types of funding available and why it’s not as difficult as you think… Read More »

The Community Radio Show #166

Broadcast on Thursday 20th September 2018.  We were joined in the studio by two members of the Communigrow.org.uk team – Secretary and Trustee Helen Turner and Volunteer Coordinator Maria Paez. Communigrow is a registered charity run by a group of volunteers.  Learning, teaching and sharing are at the core of all aspects of the project: food production, conservation… Read More »

The Community Radio Show #165

Broadcast on Thursday 13th September 2018.  We were joined in the studio by Tim Woodhouse, Suicide Prevention Specialist at Kent County Council as a new fund is available, funded by the Kent and Medway STP, for community groups to help tackle suicide in Kent and Medway as part of their Saving Lives Suicide Prevention Innovation Fund.  They are looking… Read More »