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Live event from The Shakespeare Centre

6-7pm Tuesday 22nd May

Shakespeare Birthplace Trust logoThe Shakespeare Birthplace Trust has a new exhibition:

‘Hear the Ambassadors!’: The Performance of Diplomacy in the Age of Shakespeare

Listen in from 6-7pm on Tuesday 22nd May to hear a discussion led by Professor Carol Chillington Rutter of University of Warwick whose research forms the basis of the exhibition.

For more information about the exhibtion, visit the Shakespeare BIrthplace Trust website.

Sponsored Cycle Ride

Regular listeners of The Sounds of Stratford are already familiar with Tori Rushton as a dynamic broadcaster.

Tori Rushton on the roadHowever, did you know that she's also a whizz on two wheels?

On July 1st Tori is undertaking a 100-mile cycle ride to raise money for Welcombe Radio.

Keep checking back and very soon we'll tell you how you can sponsor Tori.


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Malgosia and Piotr - CAFE POLSKA

Chris Last - MIND YOU!

Paul Thompson - MIND YOU!

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Welcome to Welcombe Radio


Welcombe Radio are looking for:

People to help present Becky Foster's programme 'Welcome Families'. A show which is all about helping new parents, any parents, with support for their family. Becky works with the Parenting Project based in Stratford-upon-Avon. If you are interested please contact us via the 'Contact Us' page on the website.

We are also looking for people who are interested in helping Tom Wayworth with his history programme.

Would you be interested in setting up a film review programme? Let us know on our Contact Us page.


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.