Vectis Radio

Isle of Wight community radio station, Vectis Radio, launched on 22nd January 2010.

The radio station features music, interviews, phone-ins and more.

The Vectis Radio 4Ps training school gives youngsters an opportunity to build confidence and communication skills.

Below are some articles featuring Vectis Radio.

Fun-packed variety show raises over £1,000 for Vectis Radio

vectis radio variety show

Over £1,000 was raised for the community radio station and great fun was had by all who attended the Variety Show.

Monday, 18th March, 2019 10:40am

By Kevin Wilson

Vectis Radio Variety Show: Don’t miss the fun-packed evening

drew cameron paddy mchugh

Some of the Isle of Wight's top talent are coming together at the Riverside Centre in Newport on Saturday March 16th for an event hosted by Britain's Got Talent finalist Drew Cameron.

Monday, 11th March, 2019 7:45am

By Kevin Wilson

TV stars hit the radio waves on the Isle of Wight this week

drew cameron paddy mchugh

Graham Cole OBE and Drew Cameron will be in the studio with Vectis Radio presenter Paddy McHugh this week. Details within.

Wednesday, 20th February, 2019 1:23pm

By Kevin Wilson

Vectis Radio picks up National Community Radio Award

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Congratulations to all at Vectis Radio, who were shortlisted from more than 360 entries from over 75 stations for coming home with a national award for their 4Ps Project which helps young people build confidence and communications skills.

Sunday, 16th September, 2018 10:03am

By Kelvin Currie

Vectis Radio shortlisted in national radio awards

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The station has picked up nominations in the Community Development Project of the Year category for their 4Ps Project which helps young people build confidence and communications skills using radio as a form of therapy.

Friday, 17th August, 2018 10:52am

By Kelvin Currie with one comment

Your voice wanted for Isle of Wight community radio station

studio microphone

Vectis Radio are looking to establish a register of local people to voice their commercials and promotions. You'll get a free show reel in return for donating your voice to the community radio station.

Monday, 23rd April, 2018 8:03am

By Kelvin Currie with one comment

Vectis Radio fundraising quiz night offers more than you’d expect

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Tickets sold out very quickly for the last quiz night. Grab yours now to avoid disappointment.

Thursday, 11th January, 2018 7:25am

By Kelvin Currie

Vectis Radio now live on 104.6fm

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Vectis Community radio is now broadcasting on 104.6fm and can be picked up from most parts of the Island, as well as in Southampton and the New Forest area.

Friday, 10th November, 2017 2:09pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Vectis Radio announce start date of their new FM service

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Launched in 2010 and based at the Riverside Centre in Newport, Vectis Radio have today announced the start date for their new FM service.

Thursday, 31st August, 2017 10:10am

By Sally Perry

Radio play by nine year old Islander wins competition

vectis radio writing comp

Hurrah for nine year old Anne Thomas, whose radio play, Terror Island, will be broadcast on Vectis Radio next week.

Wednesday, 5th July, 2017 7:39am

By Kevin Wilson

Vectis Radio announce new FM radio frequency

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Fantastic news for the Isle of Wight's Internet radio station, Vectis Radio as they announce their new FM radio frequency.

Wednesday, 14th June, 2017 10:07am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Vectis Radio becomes a Community Interest Company

Vectis Radio birthday cake

The transition to a CIC gives Vectis Radio legal status as a non-profit company and eases the way for funding from external bodies.

Thursday, 27th April, 2017 2:47pm

By Kevin Wilson with one comment