Bro Radio Studio Prep

Notes (Not to be read on air):

Durning these difficult times, we are going to be relied upon to provide relevant, local information whilst keeping things upbeat and postive.

This sheet will be updated with local pieces, stories and information to promote throughout the coming weeks.

Key lines to push:

  • The station that loves the Vale
  • We are your local radio station for the Vale of Glamorgan
  • Don't forget you can also listen to us on your smart home speaker, simply ask it to "play Bro Radio"
  • Saying live from home is perfectly fine!

Talking Points:

BBQ Jukebox With Farmers Pantry: Monday 25th - Friday 29th ONLY

"It's National BBQ Week and we have teamed up with Farmers Pantry for our Barbecue Jukebox. Our noisy neighbours were having a particularly loud barbecue yesterday, but at least they were playing some great music.

Listen to this clip and tell us what track they're playing. If you get it right, you're in with a chance of winning a 24 piece BBQ kit from the wonderful Farmers Pantry. *36 piece on Friday*

All details on entry can be found on the Bro Radio website, and if you need another listen, check out today's clip on our social media!"

Bro Radio is about to get even bigger!

Bro Radio - the station that loves the Vale, is about to get even bigger! Not only will you be able to hear us on 98.1fm in the Eastern Vale of Glamorgan, but soon you'll be able to pick us up Bro Radio on 100.2fm in Llantwit Major and surrounding areas.

Find out more via the website - its broradio dot fm

The Vale's Biggest Radio Show - Hosted by You!

As you know, Bro Radio is the station that loves the Vale and everything we do is for our community, and so, this June, for one whole day, we're handing the station over to you, our local community!

This is your chance to talk about you, your business, organisation or group for a few minutes to the Vale of Glamorgan. You can talk about lockdown, community spirit, the dedication of key workers, send a message to friends and loved ones or even devote the time to that organisation, business or individual thats helped you get through lockdown.

You don't need any fancy kit, a smooth voice, or experience, just your smart phone and two minutes of your time.

Send us your recordings to bigshow@broradio.fm by Friday 12th June, to air on Monday 15th June 2020.

Unheard Voices:

Coming up in the next few weeks we’re going to be featuring the stories of people with disabilities and finding out how they are coping with life in lockdown.

If you’re a Bro listener, living with a disability and you’d like to share your story, get in touch.  It won’t take much of your time but it means that you get to tell us how your life has changed in the past 2 months and give a shout out to the people who are supporting you. 

To find out more, contact Sara at Sixteen Media on sara@16media.co.uk or tweet @mediasixteeen for more information.

Local News: Only pick positive and upbeat stories

Whilst that song was playing, I was having a look on the local news pages via the website and _______ story caught my eye about __________.

(Include how it made you feel etc.) Don't forget you can get the latest local news via our website broradio.fm or on the Bro Radio app.

Rainbow Heroes:

Bro Radio has teamed up with the Vale of Glamorgan Council to support its Rainnbow Heroes Campaign, which aims to pay tribute to its frontline staff who are performing important jobs during the coronavirus pandemic.

You can here from the rainbow Heroes, with Geoff Selby who is back on air weekdays from 10am - 12pm on Bro Radio.

Schedule:

Rhys Edwards is covering Vale Breakfast from 25th - 30th May - No late show during this period.

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