National recognition for Vectis Radio in the 2020 Community Radio Awards

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Isle of Wight's Vectis Radio picked up not just one, but four awards at last night's Community Radio Awards ceremony

Sunday, 13th December, 2020 11:37am

By Kelvin Currie with one comment

Isle of Wight musicians: Send your tracks to Vectis Radio for Island Music Day

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Vectis Radio are dedicating an entire day to playing Isle of Wight music next week. Make sure you send your tracks in to be played. Details within

Saturday, 28th November, 2020 10:34am

By Kelvin Currie

Vectis Radio shortlisted for five National Community Radio Awards

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Fighting off competition from community radio across the country, Vectis Radio have been shortlisted in five categories. Details within

Tuesday, 17th November, 2020 7:16am

By Kelvin Currie with one comment

Vectis Radio announce winners of their Radio Play Competition

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Congratulations to all who took part, Vectis Radio say the quality of the submissions was outstanding. Details within

Thursday, 12th November, 2020 4:00pm

By Kelvin Currie

Vectis Radio is now available in St Mary’s Hospital

Hospedia patient area bedside unit

NHS led research has found that listening to music before, during and after an operation can help reduce pain, so being able to offer a greater choice or radio stations is welcomed by the Trust

Friday, 7th August, 2020 12:34pm

By Kelvin Currie

Award-winning Vectis Radio team recognised with Queen’s award for Voluntary Service

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Ian Mac says their volunteers go above and beyond serving the Isle of Wight community and "some of them have been superhuman in their efforts in helping Vectis Radio to survive"

Tuesday, 2nd June, 2020 7:58am

By Kelvin Currie with 2 readers' comments

Call for volunteer community radio presenters

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Due to some presenters leaving for university, moving house, taking a break and/or retiring Vectis Radio, broadcasting the studio at the Riverside Centre Newport, is looking for presenters and co-presenters to grow their team.

Wednesday, 25th September, 2019 4:31pm

By Kelvin Currie

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

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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

Isle of Wight Young Chamber Annual Conference

Isle of Wight Young Chamber Annual Conference

Kelvin reports back from the annual Isle of Wight Young Chamber conference

Friday, 26th February, 2010 12:51pm

By Kelvin Currie