Malmesbury Community Radio

Local Events
08 July 2020 00:00 - 15 July 2020 00:00

 Dear friends of Malmesbury Community Radio,

 We hope you are all doing ok?

 We've got a great schedule this week….



If you're stuck at home – you're not alone


See our great schedule below…

 Also send us your festival tunes and special moments for our festival special coming soon! Of Womad or any festival. We can read out your memories or you can send us audio clips.


Thursday 9th July

7pm – Monks Mix - a great selection of music, chat and spoken word with a report from our gardening correspondent Lester + Jacqueline Tong reads us the second instalment of Victorian writer Richard Jefferies with his observations on Malmesbury in the 1860s.

8pm – History podcast Rogues and Rascals, episode 3, with Tony McAleavy. This one is about the drunken exploits of Thomas Hobbes senior, father of the famous philosopher + Jacqueline Tong and Sara Gray bring us some more summer poems

 9pm – DJ Jude brings us her fantastic selection of tunes


Friday 10th July

7pm – Monks Mix - a great selection of music + chat including a report from Roaming Reporter Lorna in the Forest of Dean aka our elf in the wood +. find out about the street library with Lisa Tweedie + Episode 3 of Victorian writer Richard Jefferies observations on Malmesbury in the 1860s with the help of Jacqueline Tong

8pm – DJ Colin brings us his DJ Set of amazing Covers!

10pm – Sheer music podcast - One of, if not THE, most recognisable gig-goers in the UK joins us on this week's Sheer Isolation Podcast. Bristol's very own enigma Big Jeff talks about his unintended rise to fame, his two most embarrassing nights in the Exchange, and THAT campaign to rename Colston Hall after him.


Saturday 11th July

7pm- – Monks Mix - we'll have wine tasting with Ben and Mandy from and regular feature Sky at Night with Paul Hill from Awesome Astronomy podcast, along with lots of great music + the final episode of our feature on famous local author Richard Jefferies with his observations on Malmesbury in the 1860s with the help of Jacqueline Tong. + we learn about viruses with Tony Mills who brings us an intriguing new podcast, ‘Tales from the Virus Crypt’. Sue Poolman tells us about the artist Turner and his painting of Malmesbury  recently acquired by the museum

 9pm – DJ Mark Dowie aka Audio Spanner brings us his unique selection of tunes!


 Sunday 12th July

7pm –  Malmesbury Sessions DJs Andy, Dave, Brian and Ben Gray chat to local musicians and play some tunes - operated live from London, Cambridge + Colorado.

 9pm – DJ Brooklyn Bob all the way from the USA brings us his great set of tunes


All shows are repeated from 3pm the following day and will be on our Listen Again page a couple of days after broadcast



The Radio Team


Malmesbury Community Radio

When you're stuck at home - you're not alone

Listen at:

Live from 7pm every Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday 

We'd love to hear from you - contact us on: 07597601589 

or @malmesburycommunityradio (FB/Instagram) or @MalmesburyRadio (Twitter)


All Dates

  • From 08 July 2020 00:00 to 15 July 2020 00:00