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Red Ribbon Cabaret 2017

Red Ribbon Cabaret 2017

After a massively successful show last year Wandsworth Radio will be supporting local HIV charity Wandsworth Oasis again at this years RED RIBBON CABARET for World Aids Day. Its on Thursday 30th November from 7pm at Infernos in Clapham High Street and is full of spectacular entertainment and food for £25 a ticket. Come along and see some Dazzling Drag, Cosmic Comedy, Marvellous Music, Sensational […]

October 21st, 2017

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Paul Potts joins Carpet Martin for a mid week Breakfast

Paul Potts joins Carpet Martin for a mid week Breakfast

It’s a decade since the singer Paul Potts won the very first ever series of ITV’s Britain’s Got Talent. The moment he stood on the stage at his audition is one of the most watched YouTube videos ever uploaded. James Corden starred as Paul in a film created about his life.  Tomorrow (Wednesday) the tenor will be joining Carpet Martin on ‘Morning Wandsworth’ from 7am […]

October 3rd, 2017

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You wait all month for Ivan to arrive…and then two come along at once.

You wait all month for Ivan to arrive…and then two come along at once.

“Ivan” at Tara Arts Theatre in Earlsfield is a one-man physical comedy, written and performed by Scott Sparrow, which takes the audience on a fantastical odyssey. “The Death of Ivan Ilyich”, adapted for Attic Theatre from the Tolstoy work, explores the question, if you were to die tomorrow, what would you miss the most. This is an intimate and immersive piece starring accomplished actor, Jack Tarlton. Ian interviews each Ivan. See […]

September 30th, 2017

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The London Russian Ballet School (LRBS) is right on our doorstep – there it is en pointe in Clapham!

The London Russian Ballet School (LRBS) is right on our doorstep – there it is en pointe in Clapham!

In collaboration with leading principals from the BOLSHOI BALLET they present ROMANTIC REVOLUTION on 18th September at the London Palladium.  Listen to our lovely chat with two students from LRBS, Marianne Allen and Kamila Sizinceva, about what this means to them and how hundreds of children from South West London can join the audience for free. WAIT UNTIL DARK opens in September at Richmond Theatre […]

September 3rd, 2017

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Back ON AIR from new studios

We’re back ON AIR this Monday 4th September from 7am with ‘Morning Wandsworth’ Its been an extremely busy last few weeks getting our new purpose built studios on the Doddington and Rollo Estate in Battersea ready for our presenters and news readers to bring you music, entertainment, enjoyment and the latest local news 24 hours a day. We would like to show our massive appreciation […]

September 1st, 2017

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We’re moving so please help fund our new studio…

We’re moving so please help fund our new studio…

After more than two years broadcasting above a charity shop on Battersea Park Road, online local radio station Wandsworth Radio is moving to new purpose built studios on the Doddington and Rollo housing estate in Battersea. Volunteers at the community radio station have set up a crowdfunding page to help fund the move. They’re looking for £2,500 to buy new equipment and software and to […]

August 13th, 2017

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LET BATTLE COMMENCE…

LET BATTLE COMMENCE…

by Harry Fell (Sports Editor) In a Summer of saddening madness what with the colossal amount of money being spent on football transfers, it’s worth reminding ourselves that we’ve got a lot of positives for British Sport to look back upon as well as an awful lot to look forward to. First of which, is the success of the Women’s Cricket World Cup winning side […]

August 11th, 2017

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August ArtsWatch Arty Blog

August ArtsWatch Arty Blog

August is always about Edinburgh, there’s no denying it. And if your annual leave or your bank balance prevents you making the trip, to be honest, there are plenty of previews happening at all of our local venues. But let’s ensure, those performers choosing to keep the West End and Wandsworth alive during this time, are not over looked. We are thinking of making Ian […]

July 28th, 2017

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Live from Falcon Road Festival 2017 this Saturday

The Falcon Road Festival is back for its second year, with this year’s theme, Promoting Health and Wellbeing. The street festival will run from 12 – 6pm from Falcon Road, adjacent to Providence House, and all along Este Road, as far as Shillington Park, where sporting activities are located, and where the main stage will host live performances from 12 -9pm.   The design of […]

June 28th, 2017

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Two out of three…?

Two out of three…?

Over 40 years in the making, Jim Steinman’s musical ‘Bat Out Of Hell’ (@BatTheMusical) has finally hit the West End stage. Ian took the words out of the mouths of cast members, Dom Hartley-Harris  and Danielle Steers and you can listen in on Monday. Punts at Theatre503 is about Antonia and Alastair, loving parents who hire a sex worker to take their disabled son’s virginity. You might […]

June 10th, 2017

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