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May, 2016

  • 17 May

    Artists in the Woods 2016 12th June 2016 10-4pm

    Artists in the Woods 2016 12th June 2016 10-4pm If you haven’t ever been to Oare gunpowder works, near Faversham… You should, it is a beautiful natural place. On the 12th June the Swale Arts Forum take over the woods again the theme being nature, myths and magic. For the …

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  • 11 May

    Nominate BRFM for TSB’s Local Charity Partner 2016

    TSB – Nominate 95.6 BRFM for your Local Cause that Matters to you! Here’s your chance to nominate BRFM for a Local Charity Partner.  Last year more than £650,000 was raised for TSB’s Local Charity Partners across Britain.  These funds are enabling more than 480 organisations, hand-picked by you, the customers and …

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  • 10 May

    Shanty Singing Evening with Fish and Chip Supper

    Shanty Singing Evening with Fish and Chip Supper Join Sam the Shanty Man for a rollicking evening of Shanties! Price: £10.00 Includes a Fish & Chip Supper. Booking Essential – Contact 07775 712306 Sam the Shanty Man will mould the most unlikely bunch of landlubbers into a crew of salty …

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  • 10 May

    bus tour of the Island Saturday 28 May

    bus tour of the Island on Saturday 28 May Please see details on the poster

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  • 10 May

    this week incidents from the HM Coastguard Sheppey

    this week incidents from the HM Coastguard Sheppey

    this week incidents from the HM Coastguard Sheppey   Monday 2nd May at 1845hrs   Sheppey Coastguard Team assisted Medway Coastguard team to search for a missing person. Person found safe and well enroute to incident. Sheppey reassigned to go to Copperhouse Lane on the River Medway as Rescue 163 …

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  • 9 May

    Ofcom Announce Licence Extension to 95.6 BRFM

    PRESS RELEASE – OFCOM ANNOUNCES LICENSE EXTENSION TO BRFM COMMUNITY RADIO FOR THE ISLE OF SHEPPEY – MAY 2016 As many people already know, 95.6 BRFM have been on air for nearly ten years (come October 2016). It is with great pleasure that we can announce Ofcom’s decision to extend our licence …

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  • 8 May

    Planned Roadworks in Kent And Sussex: Mon 9 May – Sun 15 May

    Works to improve M2 Stockbury Viaduct…M20 Junction 4… Feel free to take a peek at the planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week, correct as of 6th May – subject to change due to weather conditions or other unforeseen circumstances. M2 Stockbury Viaduct, junction 5, Sittingbourne, Kent: …

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  • 8 May

    Hottest Day Of The Year So Far

    The BRFM area is basking in sunshine and the warmest temperatures for May since 2012. Top temperatures have reached 26 degrees Celsius in some parts of the south east. The mercury has risen in the south east making it more than 10 degrees hotter than Barcelona and Madrid. Local beaches have …

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  • 3 May

    RNLI Sheerness Lifeboat Volunteers Search for Missing Dinghy.

    A busy night for Sheerness Volunteer Crew. At 5.25pm on Monday 2 May the volunteer crew of the Sheerness inshore lifeboat ‘Eleanor’ were  called to assist with the search for an adult male in a 15 foot dinghy believed to be in the area of Stoke Ooze Saltings/Stoke Creek. The …

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  • 3 May

    Planned Roadworks For Kent and Sussex – Mon 2 May to Mon 8 May 2016

      Recent update from The Highways Agency. The following planned and ongoing roadworks could be subject to change due to weather conditions or other unforeseen circumstances. This is the latest summary from Highways England, correct as of April 29. M2 Stockbury Viaduct, junction 5, Sittingbourne, Kent: bridge maintenance Work to improve …

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  • 2 May

    Whats on at Sheppey Little Theatre in May

    Whats on at Sheppey Little Theatre in May Poster Blank Talk 18C theatre May 2016 Poster Blank NCP MAY 2016 Poster Blank Elvis MAY 2016 Poster Blank Doris Day MAY 2016

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  • 2 May

    this week incidents from the HM Coastguard Sheppey

    this week incidents from the HM Coastguard Sheppey

    this week incidents from the HM Coastguard Sheppey Saturday 30th April – 2 incidents on this day: Sheppey Coastguards were called to a man getting cut off by the tide at Minster Leas. He was fishing on a sand bank. He was able to make it back to shore safely. …

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  • 1 May

    The New Sound of BRFM is Coming!

    Spring has sprung (sort of) so it’s time to freshen up a bit and at BRFM, that means we’re going to sound a little bit different. From today, we’re introducing a brand new sound on air. It means that you’ll hear new jingles between the songs! Also, to celebrate, we …

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April, 2016

  • 30 April

    Bank Holiday Bin Collections

      Just a quick reminder or to let you know that Swale Borough Council offices are closed on Monday May 2nd and will reopen on Tuesday May 3rd. There are NO CHANGES to bin collections on Bank Holiday Monday – so please put your bins out as usual!! Swale Borough …

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  • 30 April

    Blindfold Run For Oliver Smith

    The BRFM Roadshow at the Finish Line. It was an absolute honour for us at BRFM to support a group of intrepid men this morning, completing a blindfold run for The Oliver Smith Appeal. The sun was shining, the sky was blue and excitement was in the air. A crowd of well-wishers …

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