Here’s a portfolio of some of my radio work. Have a listen and please feel free to comment/share!
Professional Radio Work
Package for Key 103 and Rock FM News – Change to Mobile Phone Driving Laws – 01/03/2017
On 1st March, tougher penalties were introduced for drivers using mobile phones behind the wheel.
As part of Key 103 & Rock FM’s coverage of the new penalties, I joined Lancashire’s Motorway Police on their patrol as they sought to enforce the new law.
Here’s a package that was heard on news bulletins throughout the afternoon and evening on both Key 103 and Rock Fm.
UKIP Spring Conference – 17/02/2017
On 17/02/2017, I reported from UKIP’s Spring Party Conference in Bolton for Radio City News, Liverpool.
I spoke to MEPs and senior figures within the party about the controversy surrounding Paul Nuttall’s false Hillsborough Claims.
Radio Work as a Trainee Broadcast Journalist
Package for Key 103 News – Rail Protests – 03/01/2017
On 3rd Jan, rail passengers across the UK staged station protests against fare increases.
One of those protests was held at Greenfield station, in Oldham, and I headed there for Key 103 News to speak to Debbie Abrahams MP for Oldham East & Saddleworth, and to speak to disgruntled rail passengers and protesters.
Here’s a package that I put together for Key 2’s 1pm news bulletin.
Radio Sports Bulletin – 09/01/2017
Here’s a short radio sports bulletin I put together to demonstrate my sports newsreading skills.
News Feature / Package – Manchester Christmas Markets
German beer. Check. Bratwurst. Check. Gluhwein. Check.
Here’s a short feature I put together about the Christmas Markets in Manchester.
Showbiz News Feature / Package
Here’s a light-hearted showbiz feature / package featuring a preview of the 2016 Strictly Come Dancing and 2016 Apprentice finals, and rumours of a headline act at Glastonbury Festival 2017 (HINT: He’s ginger. And REALLY famous).
News Feature / Package – Black Friday
We all know that Black Friday is absolute carnage.
On the day itself, I spoke to shoppers in Preston city centre about their experience of the craze. This feature also includes comments from finance expert, Jasmine Birtles, and Head of Music at Amazon UK, Paul Firth.
News Feature / Package – Be Real Campaign’s Body Image Pledge
The Be Real Campaign is a national movement made up of individuals, schools, businesses, charities and public bodies, and is campaigning to change attitudes to body image.
Here’s a short radio feature I produced ft Mary Glindon MP, who’s Chair of the Be Real Campaign and Chair of the All-Parliamentary Group on Body Image.