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Swale Volunteer Awards 2016 – Your Vote Counts!

Swale Borough Council are recognising the hard work of those special individuals within the Borough of Swale who give their time to put something back in to their community. Last year BRFM was nominated and awarded Silver Certificate for Volunteer Team of the Year.   Supporters of BRFM have nominated the station …

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Sheppey Lions Club On BRFM

An Evening of Pig Racing! The Sheppey Lions Club are hosting an evening of Pig Racing on Saturday 23rd January at Sheppey Sports Club, Lions member Kelly Bennett joined Pete on the Breakfast Show last Friday. Sheppey Lions Club is a Voluntary Charity organisation that is part of Lions International. …

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David Bowie 1947-2016

BRFM Presenters Remember David Bowie David Bowie sadly passed away yesterday after an 18 month battle with cancer, the news broke just before 7am this morning during the BRFM Breakfast Show. As well as featuring some of Bowie’s best known songs during the show, Pete Finch talked to fellow DCD …

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this week incidents from the HM Coastguard Sheppey

this week incidents from the HM Coastguard Sheppey

this week  incidents from the HM Coastguard Sheppey Wednesday 6th January at 23:50hrs. Sheppey Coastghaurds were taked to assist Herne Bay Coastuguards and Kent Police (inc. helicopter)  to search for a missing vunerable female in the Faversham area. Three memebers of the team searched the Faversham Creek and the near vicinity for …

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UPDATE – Property returned.

Earlier this evening we reported that thieves had struck at the BRFM studios here in Minster, Isle of Sheppey.  The story contained supporting CCTV footage, which appears to have gone near viral. Whilst this footage remains with Kent Police and investigations are ongoing, we are happy to report that stolen goods have since been returned to …

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The View from the Top

A spectacular view of Kent the South East from space was beamed back to earth by astronaut Tim Peake on New Year’s Eve. “Looks like some fine weather for #England and #France for tonight’s fireworks!” he said in a tweet. The astronaut is sending regular tweets to 300,000 followers on Twitter …

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How Did You Spend Your New Year?

It’s estimated that around 10 million people don’t bother to celebrate the New Year and opt for an early night, turning in by 10pm! But some of the world’s biggest cities saw in 2016 in style. In New York, a million people converged on Times Square to watch the famous …

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