Dan Freeman

Week 3 (06/02 – 12/02) During the timetabled session with David, we were divided into the groups in which we would be making our final programmes. It’s fair to say the distribution of roles was rather easy, as we all wanted…

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Samantha Friend

Week 1: This week was more of a refresher for me as we went over phrases and words related to Radio News and features for Radio news, such as packages and two-ways.   Week 2: We were told to listen…

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Lucy Lavery

Week 1: ( 9th Feb) We were put in our groups this week, group c. One concern i had when we were placed in our group was that nobody really wanted to step up to have a role with lots…

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Simon Woolcott

Blog post #1 The first few weeks of the Talk Radio module have flown by. David Spencer is a great lecturer with years of experience to back up his teaching. We have been encouraged to listen to as much talk…

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Natalie Malcolm

Week 1: 26/01/17 Today I went over key words as a refresher from Radio News such as: Voicer, Vox Pops, Feature, Bulletin etc and we learnt a new element (two – way) which we will go over more next week….

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James Larvin

Thursday 9th February 2017 – In the first few weeks of talk radio, it has been strongly encouraged that we consume a variety of both commercial and BBC talk radio to strengthen our knowledge of the talk radio format. In…

Callum Denning

Week One We were introduced to the exciting world of Talk Radio by listening to shows from talkSPORT and BBC Radio 5 Live to name just a couple. As someone who’s a big fan of the genre (I have my own football talk…

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Tommy Pell

Role: Social Media, Website & Studio Assistant Producer Production Week 6 (Final Show) On the day of the final show, the studio producer returned and it was important for me to handover the show and bring her up to date…

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