Welcome to Welcombe Radio

Nestling at the foot of the Welcombe Hills, Stratford upon Avon is home to Welcombe Radio. The ethos of  Welcombe Radio is to provide a welcoming supportive environment for individuals and groups from the community to broadcast, inform and entertain their fellow community neighbours through the medium of radio.

Click on Listen Now to hear what's going on in and around Stratford upon Avon.

Our Programmes

When we are not broadcasting live or if one of the above programmes is cancelled due to illness or avaialability, we play a looped selection of recent and popular programmes.

Many of our shows are also repeated at regular times during the week. Please see the full schedule for more details.

Music From Big Pink

Doug Armstrong presents MUSIC FROM BIG PINK – a show aimed to celebrate creativity, shared experiences and community – reflecting the ethos of the album of the same name written and recorded by The Band so many years ago. 

Every Monday 5 - 6pm
Repeated: Wednesday 2pm, Thursday 11am, Saturday 8pm

Stratford District Reporting

Every Monday 4 - 5pm
Repeated: Wednesday 10am, Friday 10am

Paul and May

Soots and Sweets

Every Friday 7 - 8pm
Repeated: Tuesday 11am, Thursday 6am, Sunday 5pm

Penny Keyton-Hook

Connecting Stratford on Avon

There will be music, interviews and requests; local facts our ‘Dotty Days’ section and a few relevant facts and pertinent myths (Ooh - could be scary) challenging the myths. All within a friendly chatty atmosphere.

Every Friday 4 - 5pm
Repeated: Monday 11am, Wednesday 7am, Sunday 12pm

Rock with Soots

My first love in music is rock music, of course, you can see that from the name of the programme. But I also like classical music and musicals. Saturday mornigs though is all about Rock, from AC-DC to Guns N' Roses!

Every Saturday 10 - 11am
Repeated: Tuesday 11am, Thursday 6am, Sunday 5pm

The May Hines Show

Every Saturday 9 - 10am

Contact Us

We are always keen to hear from new and existing community groups and organisations as well as individuals working in the community about what you are doing around Stratford upon Avon. We would also like to know about up-coming community events that you are organising. Click the Contact Us button and send us a message.

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Are you interested in presenting your own regular radio show?

Is there something you are so passionate about you would love the opportunity to share it with others?

Do you enjoy being part of a team of enthusiastic like-minded people?

Are you interested in helping and supporting your community?

Welcombe Radio is looking for people like you. Get in touch.

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