We’ve always had a big variety of ages among our presenters on Phoenix FM and that variety has just got wider.
It was a pleasure to visit one of our favourite listeners – 104-year-old Greta Brandler, who lives at the Beeches Care Home in Brentwood.
We welcomed Darren Lord and Rachael Taylor from local theatre company 1640 Theatre Productions into the Phoenix FM studio this week.
Michelle Ward was joined in the studio last week by Natasha Radford and Moira Dare-Edwards.
Phoenix FM’s new arts programme on Sunday afternoons continues to have a steady stream of local guests.
Everyone’s finally back to work after the New Year …
We’ve managed to come up with our own list of musicians who you should really check out.
The Christmas period is particularly busy for me, as all my scheduling plans are laid waste by our presenters’ Christmas plans …
We’ve significantly upped our arts output with the creation of a new show.
We’re always looking for new presenters on Phoenix FM who understand community radio and the help that it can bring to people.
Ben takes a break as he heads off to Pantoland
We welcomed Chris Franklin and Jules Knowler from Saint Francis Hospice into the studio to talk about Frankie’s Festive Fun Run.
Paul Golder writes for the Brentwood Gazette Essex charity Cool To Be Kind came down to our studios last week read more
We welcomed Julie Gowers from the Brentwood Art Society into the studio last week to chat about the society and its annual exhibition.
We welcomed local band Calyco to the studio last weekend – a brand new 5 piece girl band on to the show.
We managed to tick Finland off the list last week with a visit from Helsinki band Grandmother Corn.
We may only have a small studio at Phoenix FM but we can still cram plenty of people in it!
We’re always looking to help local businesses save money and save the environment too – why wouldn’t you want to do both?
If I had realised that I was able to meet and interview my musical heroes …
It’s not often we get someone who’s travelled all the way over from Boston, but we did this week.