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Wandsworth Radio broadcasts BOAT RACE LIVE from Putney Bridge

Wandsworth Radio broadcasts BOAT RACE LIVE from Putney Bridge

Wandsworth Radio is proud to be running the main performance stage during the famous University Boat Race on Sunday 2nd April at Putney Bridge. We’ll broadcast LIVE on Wandsworth Radio from Midday to 6pm from the stage at St Mary’s Church just by Putney Bridge and the view of the River Thames. We’ve organised some brilliant singers, bands and performances for you to feast your eyes upon […]

March 25th, 2017

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The Final Countdown…

The Final Countdown…

Thus far 2017 has proved a pretty incredible year for sport, especially locally. Sutton United’s mazy cup run took us all by surprise and we followed it every step of the way with live reports from the stadium in each round. We only hope that the club are able to use the revenue to bring in some fresh faces this summer to try and make […]

March 25th, 2017

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Love, people, memories…and Battersea Arts Centre.

Love, people, memories…and Battersea Arts Centre.

The Grand Hall re-opens next year and on Monday’s ArtsWatch, David Jubb the Artistic Director at BAC, tells us how locals and celebrities alike are coming together to celebrate its new era, culminating in an innovative auction at Christie’s in October. Listen on Tuesday to hear about Moira Buffin’s first play Gabriel.   Its tour starts at Richmond Theatre and Ian grabs an interview with the lead […]

March 25th, 2017

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Think women’s football is a new idea…it was at it’s height of popularity during World War One…

Think women’s football is a new idea…it was at it’s height of popularity during World War One…

Inspired by the lives of three real female players, “Offside” it follows the women as they face obstacles in pursuit of their love of the beautiful game. Ahead of its launch, Caroline discusses the game’s booming popularity during World War One and why we won’t be seeing any keepie uppies on stage! The play kicks off at Omnibus Clapham on 24 March but listen into […]

March 10th, 2017

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Reds under the bed…?

Reds under the bed…?

Nicola didn’t have to go very far to meet up with Mark Thomas as he is Clapham born-and-bred and currently resident. Over a coffee in a local café she finds out about his show coming to BAC early March, “The Red Shed”. Sounds a bit political? Of course it does, but what else?  Listen in on Monday to find out. Swifties is on at TheatreN16 […]

March 5th, 2017

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Love, duty, death and dominoes…

Love, duty, death and dominoes…

On Monday’s ArtsWatch I share  a “not-so-quiet” moment with Patricia Cumper MBE, at the Press night of “Chigger Foot Boys” at Tara Arts Theatre.  She’s the writer behind this moving new play based on the lives of Jamaican soldiers in World War One.  Is that the chink of rum punch you can hear in the background?  Yes it is!   Mike had some guests in […]

February 25th, 2017

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Statement Sleeves… Big News!

Statement Sleeves… Big News!

It’s always difficult this time of year transitioning between seasons, to feel stylish in what you are wearing. Every daywear can be difficult to judge because February weather is fairly unpredictable at the best of times.  Often going about our day we go from being wrapped up in coats and scarves outdoors to sweltering in the wafts of heating indoors in shops and department stores […]

February 19th, 2017

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Hideaway really is hidden-away, unless you are a music fan in the know…

Hideaway really is hidden-away, unless you are a music fan in the know…

Damien Thill had a chat with Robin Hopcraft from the south-London based band the Soothsayers. They have an upcoming gig at the Hideaway in Streatham in a collaboration with two young producers promising to provide an interesting evening of musical entertainment. Damien tells us all about it on Monday.     Toby Boutall is a man on a mission. He wants men to stop trying […]

February 17th, 2017

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If you’ve ever fancied experiencing an art exhibition while in comfy PJ’s holding a cup of tea, you now can.

If you’ve ever fancied experiencing an art exhibition while in comfy PJ’s holding a cup of tea, you now can.

Action Space, an organisation supporting artists with learning difficulties, will give you that chance. South London in a Spin showcases the work of six South London artists and on the 11th February the exhibition goes online.  They use video, sound and image to show each artists approach to making art.  An interactive studio tour also gives you a look around the studio and a chance to […]

February 12th, 2017

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The Irish Jam presents St Patricks Day Party at The Grove in Battersea

The Irish Jam presents St Patricks Day Party at The Grove in Battersea

You’re invited to Wandsworth Radio’s ST PATRICK’S DAY PARTY on Friday March 17th. It’s FREE entry from 6pm at The Grove Bar, 279 Battersea Park Road….which is next door to the Tesco Express. We’ll be broadcasting a special IRISH JAM show LIVE on WandsworthRadio.com and the TuneIn App. ACTS CONFIRMED SO FAR…. Bantam: Music producer extraordinaire. He has already collaborated with a range of well known acts. His latest album ‘Move’ […]

February 10th, 2017

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