Local Radio

There are a number of local radio stations servicing the towns around Wellingborough. Local radio is a great way to hear about local events and services that you may not be aware of. BBC Radio Northampton covers the whole of Northamptonshire and can be found on FM, DAB and online. Wellingborough Eco Group have had the pleasure of being reported several times at our events or about our activities.

Shire Sounds are the community radio station for Kettering & the surrounding areas (covering Barton Seagrave, Rothwell, Burton Latimer, Desborough, Warkton, Mawsley & everything in between) built & run by a team of talented under 25s. They broadcast live 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year to the community of Kettering, playing music from the 80s, 90s, 00s, 10s & todays chart music.

On tonight’s Simon Cox Radio Show, Simon is interviewing Jonathan from Wellingborough Eco Group, about our Swap Shop at 8pm, listen live at shiresoundsradio.co.uk, they also cover local news on our Facebook, Instagram & Twitter and during live shows. National bulletins play out at the top of the hour every hour.

Another local station is Beat Route Radio, the community radio station for Rushden and the Nene Valley. Run entirely by volunteers, they currently provide around 110 hours of live local programming a week and it’s not all music. Programs include sports, non-biased political comment and information about local events. Find them at beatrouteradio.co.uk

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