Station News and Events

In this section you can read about Oldham Community Radio events and news items, past, present and future.

Radiothon 2018

Over the past few years we have adopted a model common in many other countries where community radio stations seeks donations from their listeners. This has proved extremely successful and we give thanks to all who have supported us. A … Continue reading

Christmas Prize Draw 2017 – Winners

Oldham Community Radio 99.7fm is holding a Christmas Prize Draw, with all profits towards the radio station’s running costs. This Christmas Prize draw is one of the many ways that listeners can help raise funds to keep us on air. … Continue reading

Send your Christmas Greetings on-air on Oldham Community Radio 99.7fm

Fancy something different than sending yet another Christmas card to your friends, family or even your business customers? Do you want to help support your local community radio station at the same time? Well now you can send your personal … Continue reading

Radiothon 2017

Oldham Community Radio 99.7fm celebrates ten years of full time broadcasting on St Patrick’s Day 17th March 2017. We have achieved much over the past decade and many things have changed, a significant change being a significant reduction in grant … Continue reading

Christmas Prize Draw 2016 Winners

The draw for the 2016 Christmas Prize Draw took place on Monday 5th December. Thank you to everyone who supported us by buying tickets. Details of the lucky winning numbers are below:   1427 M&S Hamper Glenise 1533 Hand Crafted … Continue reading

Christmas Prize Draw 2016

Oldham Community Radio 99.7fm is holding a Christmas Prize Draw, with all profits towards the radio station’s running costs. Ticket sales have now closed – see the list of wining numbers here. Oldham Community Radio 99.7fm is a not-for-profit organisation. … Continue reading

Fundraising Campaign for Esther Lunt

Oldham Community Radio 99.7fm has been promoting a fundraising campaign being run by a local family to pay for treatment for thier 10 year old daughter with life-threatening Lyme disease. The story was featured in this Oldham Chronicle article. You … Continue reading