Southport Community Radio 87.7 FM!
On Air over the
22 July 2006 to 18
week on and the station that is the 'Brain-Child' of ex-Radio
City and ex-Dune FM presenter Jon Jessop. Just to point out
you can tune in to his show on weekdays 2:00pm and 6:00pm.
The station is already winning over lots
of listeners. The idea of the station is to give back
the airwaves to the community, as in the mind of some, the community
was not being properly served by the existing media. The
station is manned by local people 24 hours a day and run by local
people. Most importantly owned by locals as well.
It had all the trappings of most local
stations, with local news, thanks to us, chats with local
celebrities both old and new, daily band interviews and other useful
interviews as well as great music.
So far the feedback from Southport
Community Radio has been excellent in since it went live on the 22
July. Hitting the airwaves at around 6am and has not
stopped since, despite the best efforts of the weather, backing the
The station is being only being piloted
at the moment for and on air for 28 days, so your feedback is
needed. If it proves successful it will be permanently
locked to 87.7fm.
Other DJs include Brent Williams - 6:00 - 10:00a.m., Tony Emmerson -
10:00a.m. - 2:00p.m., Dave Mac - 6:00 - 7:00p.m., Paul Teague - 7:00
- 10:00p.m. and Trevor Ford - 10:00p.m. - midnight.
Southport Reporter is the official local