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Classical Wandsworth interviews bass player Misha Mullov-Abbado

Classical Wandsworth interviews bass player Misha Mullov-Abbado

Winner of the 2014 Kenny Wheeler Jazz Prize and the Dankworth Prize for jazz composition that same year, Misha Mullov-Abbado is an in-demand bass player, composer and arranger based in south-east London. He joins Julia Bright on Classical Wandsworth this Tuesday night from 8pm. He recently released his debut album New Ansonia, all his own compositions performed by his quintet which was selected in The […]

October 31st, 2015

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Dedicated arts programme starts next week on Wandsworth Radio

ArtsWatch is our new show dedicated to Theatre, dance, music, film, fashion, literature, galleries and museums across the London Borough of Wandsworth. The Wandsworth Radio Arts Team led by our Arts Editor Lesley Strachan will be visiting all the latest events and will bring you details and interviews every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday evening at 6.45pm after Wandsworth Tonight. Wandsworth is so lucky to have […]

October 30th, 2015

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Su Pollard joins Andy Holton this Friday from 2pm

At this time of year Su Pollard gets ready for Pantomime in Blackpool but before she takes the trip up north to play the Wicked Queen in Snow White and the seven dwarfs at The Grand Theatre she is coming into the Wandsworth Radio studios in Battersea Park Road to give Andy Holton a dazzling interview about her life, work and times. She’ll select some […]

October 21st, 2015

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Battersea Arts Centre rises from the ashes

Battersea Arts Centre rises from the ashes

Wandsworth Radio’s Arts Editor Lesley Strachan has visited the Battersea Arts Centre Grand Hall for the first time since the fire to see the damage to the building and you can listen to her report on Wandsworth Tonight this Monday at 6.30pm on WandsworthRadio.com and on the TuneIn app for smart phones and tablets. On Friday 13th March earlier this year the Wandsworth Radio news team […]

October 10th, 2015

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TEDxWandsworth launches ‘Be the Change’ video competition

The countdown to TEDxWandsworth has started as speakers from around the borough are preparing to present the ‘talk of their lives’ on the theme ‘Be the Change’ at South Thames College on 14 November. Wandsworth Radio, media partner to TEDxWandsworth, will be there on the day to capture the buzz and will interview speakers. We will also find out how Creative Industry students and teachers […]

October 9th, 2015

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Actress Gemma Oaten joins us Monday from 11am

This Monday 28th September at 11am our presenter Laura Naylor will be interviewing northern actress, singer & former Emmerdale star Gemma Oaten. This concludes Laura’s ‘Northerners making their way in London’ series and is an interview not to be missed! Gemma is a Wandsworth resident but was born in Hull, Yorkshire. GEMMA OATEN FACTS She is an accomplished Mezzo-Soprano singer. Struggled with anorexia during her teens. Her […]

September 25th, 2015

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Tooting MP Sadiq Khan is Labour’s candidate for Mayor

Tooting MP Sadiq Khan has been selected as Labour’s candidate for Mayor of London. He said “I will repay the faith so many have placed in me today. I will devote all my energies in our campaign to win back City Hall – winning for a purpose. “I will stand by the values so many of us share – fairness, ambition and opportunity. “Together we can […]

September 11th, 2015

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LISTEN AGAIN ON MIXCLOUD

LISTEN AGAIN ON MIXCLOUD

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September 6th, 2015

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Jane Ellison MP live on Classical Wandsworth this Tuesday

Battersea’s Conservative MP and Public Health Minister Jane Ellison appears on Classical Wandsworth with Julia Bright this Tuesday 1st September at 8pm on Wandsworth Radio. Jane will select the music and talk to Julia about how music features in her work and personal life. Jane is pictured here in the Wandsworth Radio studio with Kai Chappel our youngest presenter who interviewed her about FGM last week. As […]

August 28th, 2015

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PRIZES announced for Wandsworth Bake Off

The Wandsworth Bake Off is on Saturday 19th September 2015 at the Northcote Records Venue in Northcote Road, Battersea and anyone can enter. Check out the application details here… WANDSWORTH BAKE OFF CATEGORIES Here is a list of prizes which you could win if your biscuits are beautiful or your cakes are creative… STAR BAKER PRIZE: £50 Voucher for BuyandBake.com & 2 Tickets to The Cake and Bake […]

August 26th, 2015

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