Station News and Events

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

September 2013 Schedule Changes

From September 1st 2013 there will be a number of changes to Oldham Community Radio’s programme schedule.   The Wireless Programme (Afternoons) Our popular programme strand is extended to three hours to start an hour earlier at 2pm. The Wireless … Continue reading

Free Bus Day – Claim a Free Bus Ticket and enter £300 Prize Draw

Get on board with Free Bus Day on Saturday 23rd February 2013. If your journey is for work or pleasure we are giving you the opportunity to switch the car for the bus with a Free System One DaySaver to … Continue reading

Oldham eSafety Week 2013

February 4th till 9th is Oldham’s eSafety Week 2013. You can find advice and information about eSafety in Oldham from Oldham Council. The UK Safer Internet Centre, also has esafety tips, advice and resources to help children and young people … Continue reading

Wireless Programme Quiz Winner

The Wireless Programme Quiz began in march of 2012. Listeners were asked to guess the singer, artist or which show the music track came from. For a correct answer one point was awarded, with 1/2 point awarded if a clue … Continue reading

Radiothon Donations Thanks

The week commencing June 10th 2012 was Oldham Community Radio 99.7fm’s fund raising radiothon week. This event raised over £900 in donations from our listeners and supporters and we wish to give thanks to everyone who donated amounts both large … Continue reading

Launch of Oldham Community Radio 300 Club Lottery

The Oldham Community Radio 300 Club lottery is part of our fund-raising campaign. Entry £1 per week A maximum of 300 participants 6 chances to win per week £100 prize every Friday 5 x £10 prizes Monday to Friday Draw … Continue reading

Fundraising Radiothon Week 2012

The week commencing June 10th was Oldham Community Radio 99.7fm’s fund raising radiothon week. Oldham Community Radio, like the around two hundred other community radio stations around the UK is an independent not for profit organisation operated and influenced by … Continue reading