Welcome to Our Radio!

Our Radio interviewed the organisers of the Mencap Step Up 2016 event which is taking place on Sun 17th July:

We were last live on the 3rd June 2016 with shows from Radio Caroline, the Mencap Young Ambassadors, Heart’n’Soul‘s Lizzie Emeh & the Elfrida Society‘s Power & Control group. The shows are available to listen below:

Lizzie Emeh Interview

Mencap Young Ambassadors:

Radio Caroline

Elfrida Society Power & Control show

Listen to our more recent shows here:

The Allan Kempson Show

Old Street Roundabout Discs with Johny Brown

Power & Control Group

On the 29th of January we had the new Mencap Young Ambassadors at Our Radio playing some of their all time favourite tracks:

Mencap Wills & Trust team join Allan & Johny in the studio:

Old Street Island Roundabout Discs with Alexia – Metal Edition:

Our Radio did a special Christmas sing-a-long show on the 18th December, listen below for some festive tunes:

On 20th November we had an amazing show with Heart ‘n’ Soul & our very own new OurRadio presenter Allen Kempson:

Our live afternoon on 23rd October including a special interview with Mencap CEO Jan Tregelles, another edition of Old Street Island Discs, and of course the Islington Social Crew playing tunes.

Power & Control Live Session ‘You wouldn’t do it in real life…’

Jan Tregelles Interview with David Brown

David Brown Interview

Old Street Roundabout Discs with Mary Spillane

Magpie Dance Group Interview

In July we broadcasted 5 hours of our Mega Music special – Listen again to all the shows below:

Islington Social Crew – Nomad Summer Party Warm-up

Ciara’s Old Street Roundabout Island Discs

Gig Buddies Interview with Harry Roche

Djanan Turan’s Music Workshop

In June we had Learning Disability Week and Our Radio recorded a special show – listen again below:

Our broadcast on the 15th May was a Post-Election Special show which you can now listen to again below, and read about what happened here:

The Mencap Young Ambassadors present a special General Election themed 90 minute show:

The London Include Me Group play some vox pops and discuss the General Election:

Islington Inclusion Crew play some tunes and chat:

Have a listen to some shows from our other previous broadcasts: 

Tracey Stirling was a much valued and cherished member of the Islington LD community. Here we pay tribute to her- please join us:

Re-listen to an hour of Queen with Lloyd & Emma with The Show Must Go On:

Islington Me Time group choose five of their favourite records and talk about why they chose them and what the message in the music means to them:

An Interview with Harry from Mencap about EPSA and Harry’s work as an ambassador with the Inclusion Europe Group:

March’s live slot guest was Djanan Turan – an amazing singer songwriter who utilises both her experiences of London and her Turkish heritage in her songs. Djanan also has strong Mencap links so it was a double pleasure to have her on the show:

Listen to some of our best bits from our first ever show on 29th January 2015 below:

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