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Duncan Martin

Duncan is the programme-coordinator at BRFM, in charge of the schedules. He has worked at the station since November 2014. You'll occasionally hear him on air too, but rarely before 9am as he's not a morning person! If you want to find out more information about our programmes, you can email Duncan at [email protected]

Santa Called for Christmas!

Here at BRFM, we wanted to make Christmas 2017 a little bit special for our “little people” on the island.  So, we enlisted the help of you, our listeners, and the man in the big red coat whose sleigh was powered by Shaun And Steve O’Meara Butchers on The Broadway, …

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Remembering George Michael One Year On

This Christmas Day will mark the anniversary of the death of George Michael. He passed away on Christmas Day last year from natural causes, found in his bed by his partner, Fadi Fawaz. A campaign to top the charts on the first anniversary of the singer’s death has seen a huge …

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Please Don’t Take Them Away: The Pirate Radio Era

BRFM’s Big L remembers the radio pirates 1964 was a truly great year, why? It saw the emergence of off-shore radio stations, especially around the South-East coast of England. Whilst the springtime had seen the start of both Radio Atlanta & Radio Caroline (who would end up as Caroline North …

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A Tribute to the Radio Pirates

Radio London was an offshore commercial station that operated from 23 December 1964 until 14 August 1967, from a ship anchored in the North Sea, three and a half miles off Frinton-on-Sea, in Essex. The station, like other offshore radio operators at the time, was dubbed a pirate radio station. Pirate radio led to the beginning …

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Opening The Doors To Crossness Pumping Station

The fascinating Crossness Pumping Station, in south London, opened it’s doors to the public this weekend. The Grade I listed building, was built by Sir Joseph Bazalgette and opened in 1856.     Duncan went inside for a look into this fascinating place. The building houses working machinery and as …

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Ian James in conversation with Lucy Spraggan.

On Tuesday’s Breakfast Show, Ian James will be in conversation with singer Lucy Spraggan. The former X Factor contestant will be talking about her music and her new album. She’ll be on the show after 8am. BRFM Breakfast, with Ian James, Tuesday 6am  

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Sheppey’s Mike Logan Stubbs on Les in the Afternoon

Local musician and song writer, Mike Logan-Stubbs will be in conversation with Les in the Afternoon next Wednesday after 2 o’clock. Musician and song writer, Mike Logan-Stubbs will be back in the 95.6 BRFM studio with Les in the Afternoon next Tuesday, 28th February after 2 o’clock. On his last visit …

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Time to take the Christmas Tree down

Time to take down the Christmas decorations and dispose of the tree. Swale Council do not collect real Christmas trees alongside your blue or green bin. If you have a brown bin however, please ensure that the tree is chopped up to fit inside the bin. For more information on …

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Christmas Day on BRFM

Pete and Ellis will be waking you up on Christmas morning with the Breakfast Show at 8am. It’s live, so make sure you get involved!  Text the studio on 07510 984 001 or call and say Happy Christmas on 01795 874422! There is also another chance to hear Grove Park …

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Disturbance at Isle of Sheppey prison

There has been a disturbance at Swaleside prison on the Isle of Sheppey, Between 60 and 80 inmates are said to have taken control of part of a wing at the category B training prison The Prison Service said it was dealing with “an incident” contained to a landing on …

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