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Wandsworth Radio Noticeboard – 16th-22nd April

Wandsworth Radio Noticeboard – 16th-22nd April

This week is a fantastic week on Wandsworth Radio – certainly not one to miss! We are also delighted to be the local media partner this year for the Wandsworth Arts Fringe (#WAF2018) which is on 4-20th May. · ArtsWatch will be featuring some performers (Mondays/Tuesdays and Thursdays just after 6.30pm news). · Wandsworth Radio will be broadcasting live on Sunday 13th May from the Errant […]

April 15th, 2018

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THE BATTLE FOR WANDSWORTH

THE BATTLE FOR WANDSWORTH

This year the local council elections in Wandsworth are on a knife edge with the local Labour party buoyant from their victory in the election of Marsha De Cordova as Battersea MP last year, they believe they can take control of the council from the Conservatives for the first time since 1978. The manifestos have been published, leaflets are being pushed through letterboxes across the […]

April 13th, 2018

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Wandsworth Radio Noticeboard – 9th-15th April

Wandsworth Radio Noticeboard – 9th-15th April

Welcome to the Wandsworth Radio Noticeboard! There’s lots of exciting stuff coming up this week on the station, so be sure to tune in on the website (see the listen button up there in the corner?) or take us on the go on the TuneIn Radio app. This Monday, Lesley Strachan meets the Director of Barnes Childrens’ Literary Festival. In its 3rd year, it’s bigger and better than ever before! […]

April 8th, 2018

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Wandsworth Radio Noticeboard – 3rd-8th April

Wandsworth Radio Noticeboard – 3rd-8th April

Welcome back to the Wandsworth Radio Noticeboard. After the Easter blues why not get tuning in to some of this fantastic CONTENT here on Wandsworth Radio? It all starts tonight… Artswatch returns from its Easter break on Tuesday as Lesley meets Wandsworth Radio’s very own Rory Boyle. Rory has been part of a Young Producer programme at the Royal Albert Hall. He tells her about their 2-day event coming up on […]

April 3rd, 2018

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Got a brilliant idea? Then get it funded…

Got a brilliant idea? Then get it funded…

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Kahn, launched his draft Culture Strategy for London on our very doorstep at Battersea Arts Centre, and of course ArtsWatch was there to cover it for Wandsworth Radio.  As one of the world’s hubs for creativity, 1 in every 6 jobs in London are in the creative industry.  It turns over £47bn per year. The Mayor has decided to look […]

March 30th, 2018

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Wandsworth Radio Noticeboard – 26th March-1st April

Wandsworth Radio Noticeboard – 26th March-1st April

Welcome back to the Wandsworth Radio Noticeboard! As we end the month of March, let’s have a look at what is coming up on the station this week… On Monday evening, Ian Barclay (left) finds out about the critically-acclaimed play ‘Br’er Cotton’ at Theatre 503 from Missouri playwright Terreance Arvelle Chisholm. This award-winning play has toured all over the US but how did it come to be in Battersea? Tune in and […]

March 25th, 2018

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March Madness

March Madness

What a month we just had, and no, I’m not on about the snow. I’m talking about all the exciting things that happened in British Sport, there was a record medal haul for Team GB at the Winter Olympics, England Cricket won their 6th consecutive ODI series in New Zealand and Ireland wrapped up the 6 Nations Rugby Championship with a week to go. Fulham’s […]

March 24th, 2018

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The Boat Race – LIVE – Saturday from Midday

The Boat Race – LIVE – Saturday from Midday

Wandsworth Radio is delighted to be broadcasting live from Putney riverside once again on Boat Race day (this Saturday) with ‘Positively Putney Business Improvement District’. The Wandsworth Radio BIG stage is next to St Mary’s Church right next to Putney Bridge and it’ll be filled with some stunning acts and musical performances to entertain the thousands of people passing through Putney from Midday and presented […]

March 19th, 2018

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Wandsworth Radio Noticeboard – 19th-25th March

Wandsworth Radio Noticeboard – 19th-25th March

Welcome back again to the Wandsworth Radio Noticeboard, a weekly showcase of all we have got coming up for the week ahead. Enjoy! On Monday 19th, Akylah Rodriguez is joined on #NewMusicMonday by 1pm by Mikyla Cara, (left), a singer/songwriter who has performed at venues in and across London. Her 2017 EP Grown is what she is most known for and I’m sure you’ll hear all about this on the show. Later that evening from 6:30pm, […]

March 18th, 2018

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Wandsworth Radio Noticeboard – 12th-18th March

Wandsworth Radio Noticeboard – 12th-18th March

Hello! Welcome back to the Wandsworth Radio Noticeboard. There is so much in store over the next week so be sure to pop your headphones in, or play us out loud around the house. To avoid babbling on for too long, here’s this week’s Noticeboard! MONDAY 12th: Start your week the right way with #NewMusicMonday with Akylah Rodriguez from 1pm. She is joined by the amazing Jake Morrell (right), fresh from his Country […]

March 11th, 2018

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