Sunday, 26 June 2016

Newsletter w/c June 26th

TALK BACK - NEWSLETTER W/C June 26th

Every Sunday we'll update you on the special shows on Secklow Sounds.
You can get in touch:
T: @secklowsounds
E: radio@secklowsounds.org
Fb: Secklow Sounds Radio
TO LISTEN: CLICK HERE

W/C June 26th  2016,THIS WEEK'S PLAYLIST SPECIALS ON SECKLOW SOUNDS...

MONDAY June 27th 10am "THE STICKS WITH TERRY SULLIVAN" - FEATURING GORDY MARSHALL



Joining Terry Sullivan on this week’s Sticks show as his guest is Former Moody Blues Drummer Gordy Marshall, Gordy will tell us why he has left The Moody Blues and what he is doing now, plus what’s on this week in MK and surrounding areas. 

The Sticks show can be heard at 10am Mondays. Tune in via the Secklow Sounds web site or via the TuneIn radio app.
thesticks9@gmail.com
Twitter: @thesticks9
Contact Terry with requests, dedications, shout-outs
Twitter: @thesticks9 Email: thesticks@secklowsounds.org


TUESDAY June 28th: 7 - 8pm "LIFESTYLEMK” with Audrey, Gill & Dave: Get Active this summer!
grin emoticontells us all about the best restaurants, and our experts weigh in on superfoods and Nutrition for our pets.
It's the last show of the season this week - we'll be back again in October!!

Tune in from 7 - 8  www.secklowsounds.org/player or catch the show's repeats on SPREAKER orMIXCLOUD
@draudreyt
@gili80
@davejsanderson
#lifestylemk
...and if you have any questions for our experts - just join us on facebook by clicking here and leave a comment!!



TUESDAY June 28th: 10pm "SOUNDTRACKS” with TONY CARTY – 
OLIVIA!


The first half of this edition has plenty of new releases like Internet Famous, Now You Me 2, Swiss Army Man, Free State of Jones and a rich orchestral score for Independence Day Resurgence.  The second half salutes one of Hollywood’s great leading actresses – OLIVIA DE HAVILLAND because on Friday 1st of July she’ll be celebrating her 100th birthday.  There’ll be music from several films and we’ll also hear her in scenes from some of her movies.
Soundtracks: 1 hour Tues 10pm, repeats Sunday midnight and Mon 11am
Catch past shows on Mixcloud


A TREASURY OF FILM MUSIC:

The stock of ALL the past SOUNDTRACKS shows (over 180!) on a variety of topics RIGHT HERE

Thursday, 23 June 2016

Volunteers needed - Outside Broadcast (OB) Lead

If you'd like to get a start in radio, Secklow Sounds is looking for an OUTSIDE BROADCAST lead.

Full training will be given so this is a great opportunity to enhance your CV's!

Secklow Outside Broadcast Service

Job Description  - Outside Broadcast (OB) Lead

Lead on all aspects of setting up and performing an Outside Broadcast on behalf of Secklow Sounds Radio (105.5FM designate).

Duties Include (but not an exhaustive list):-

1. Conducting site surveys to ensure the OB location is suitable - to include:
 a) Power
 b) Internet access
 c) Physical location - chairs, table available, safe and protected from inclement weather
 d) Access to site

2. Managing of all physical properties owned by Secklow or OB location services
 Care of Secklow equipment and setup on site - Mixer, PA, Laptop, Microphones, headsets, all leads etc
 Care of any externally supplied power cables, tables, chairs awnings etc

3. Liaison with the external OB party organisers - to include
 Their requirements for the broadcast are met:-
 e.g. Promos and Sweepers for the OB Event, designed, built and scheduled (prior to the event for publicity)
 Liaison to ensure smooth running on the day of the event

4. Assembling and Managing a small OB team
 Ensure enough presenters are available to fullfil, the requirements (e.g. Broadcast hours)
 Ensure enough helpers on the day for kit transportation, setup and disassembly at the end of the day

5. On the day
 Transportation and setup of hardware
 Setup of Software on Studio Laptop to enable OB transmission
 Setup of Playout PC (at the main studio) to enable OB transmission
 Presenter line up to cover the transmission hours
 Checking of OB during the on-line hours to ensure transmission OK
 Shutdown and packaging of kit for transportation back to base
 (may mean overnight storage on OB Lead property if UCMK is locked up)

by Mick Bannister.

For further details, please contact:

mick@secklowsounds.org
or 
mike@secklowsounds.org

Secklow Sounds is a community radio station entirely run by volunteers.

Sunday, 19 June 2016

Newsletter W/C June 19

TALK BACK - NEWSLETTER W/C June 19

Every Sunday we'll update you on the special shows on Secklow Sounds.
You can get in touch:
T: @secklowsounds
E: radio@secklowsounds.org
Fb: Secklow Sounds Radio
TO LISTEN: CLICK HERE

W/C June 19th  2016,THIS WEEK'S PLAYLIST SPECIALS ON SECKLOW SOUNDS...

MONDAY June 20th 10am "THE STICKS WITH TERRY SULLIVAN" - FEATURING THE DOCTOR and NICK HEYWOOD



It's flashback to the 80's this week on The Sticks.
Flashback to the 80’s this week in the Sticks
Joining Terry Sullivan on this week’s Sticks show as his guests are The Doctor from Doctor and The Medics and Nick Heywood also details of how you can win tickets to The Flashback Festival on 9/10 July worth £198, plus what’s on this week in MK and surrounding areas.

The Sticks show can be heard at 10am Mondays. Tune in via the Secklow Sounds web site or via the TuneIn radio app.
thesticks9@gmail.com
Twitter: @thesticks9
Contact Terry with requests, dedications, shout-outs
Twitter: @thesticks9 Email: thesticks@secklowsounds.org


TUESDAY June 21st: 7 - 8pm "LIFESTYLEMK” with Audrey, Gill & Dave: Knowing what I know now!
grin emoticontells us all about the best restaurants, and our experts weigh in on superfoods and Nutrition for our pets.
What would you like to have known when you were young!?

Tune in from 7 - 8  www.secklowsounds.org/player or catch the show's repeats on SPREAKER orMIXCLOUD
@draudreyt
@gili80
@davejsanderson
#lifestylemk
...and if you have any questions for our experts - just join us on facebook by clicking here and leave a comment!!



TUESDAY June 21st: 10pm "SOUNDTRACKS” with TONY CARTY – 
MACK, BLACK and LALO



Soundtracks celebrates three GREAT musicians who all had birthdays on 21 June.  There’s the late MACK GORDON – a superb lyricist.  There’s also another lyricist – DON BLACK and then there’s the musical all-rounder LALO SCHIFRIN.  There are other things as well, so you must ask yourself one question – do you feel lucky?
Soundtracks: 1 hour Tues 10pm, repeats Sunday midnight and Mon 11am
Catch past shows on Mixcloud


A TREASURY OF FILM MUSIC:

The stock of ALL the past SOUNDTRACKS shows (over 180!) on a variety of topics RIGHT HERE

Sunday, 12 June 2016

Newsletter w/c June 12

TALK BACK - NEWSLETTER W/C June 12

Every Sunday we'll update you on the special shows on Secklow Sounds.
You can get in touch:
T: @secklowsounds
E: radio@secklowsounds.org
Fb: Secklow Sounds Radio
TO LISTEN: CLICK HERE

W/C June 12th  2016,THIS WEEK'S PLAYLIST SPECIALS ON SECKLOW SOUNDS...

MONDAY June 13th 10am "THE STICKS WITH TERRY SULLIVAN" - FEATURING MARCUS VERE and GLENN GREGORY


It's flashback to the 80's this week on The Sticks.
Joining Terry Sullivan on this week’s Sticks show as his guests are Marcus Vere of Living In A Box and Glenn Gregory of Heaven 17 also details of how you can win tickets to The Flashback Festival on 9/10 July worth £198plus what’s on this week in MK and surrounding areas. 

The Sticks show can be heard at 10am Mondays. Tune in via the Secklow Sounds web site or via the TuneIn radio app.
thesticks9@gmail.com
Twitter: @thesticks9
Contact Terry with requests, dedications, shout-outs
Twitter: @thesticks9 Email: thesticks@secklowsounds.org



TUESDAY June 14th: 7 - 8pm "LIFESTYLEMK” with Audrey, Gill & Dave: Working Woes!!

grin emoticontells us all about the best restaurants, and our experts weigh in on superfoods and Nutrition for our pets.
What do you do for "Exposure"!?  We look at the working world in this week's lifestyle show!

Tune in from 7 - 8  www.secklowsounds.org/player or catch the show's repeats on SPREAKER orMIXCLOUD
@draudreyt
@gili80
@davejsanderson
#lifestylemk
...and if you have any questions for our experts - just join us on facebook by clicking here and leave a comment!!



TUESDAY June 14th: 10pm "SOUNDTRACKS” with TONY CARTY –
SOUNDTRACKS




Soundtracks continues dipping into some multi-disc sets of CDs.  We’ve got some from Elmer where the scores were all REJECTED! There’s more from Mancini and Jerry. There’s also Goblin and Ennio and we mark the anniversary of an eccentric.
Soundtracks: 1 hour Tues 10pm, repeats Sunday midnight and Mon 11am
Catch past shows on Mixcloud


A TREASURY OF FILM MUSIC:

The stock of ALL the past SOUNDTRACKS shows (over 180!) on a variety of topics RIGHT HERE


Wednesday, 8 June 2016

Annual Public Open Day at The Parks Trust

Join us at our Annual Public Meeting this June to find out more about our charity
by Hannah Bodley

You are invited to join us at our Annual Public Meeting on Wednesday 29th June 2016, from 6-8:30pm at the Pavilion in the beautiful setting of Campbell Park.
Our Chief Executive, David Foster will present highlights from 2015-16 and discuss our plans for the future.
This will be a great opportunity for you to find out about what we do as a Charity as well as how we care and maintain the greenspace in the city.
Staff will be on hand to answer questions about improvements to facilities in the parks, the way we manage our land and trees for people and for wildlife, the events in the parks and new landscapes being taken on by the Trust.
Chief Executive, David Foster said: “we’d love to see as many people as possible at our public meeting to find out about what we do, why we do it,  how we raise the money to pay for it all and how we are governed and account to the people of Milton Keynes. “

If you can not attend our Annual Public Open Day don’t worry! Please email us at: info@theparkstrust.com and we will send you a copy of our Annual Report, or call us on : (0)1908 233600

Sunday, 5 June 2016

Newsletter w/c June 5

TALK BACK - NEWSLETTER W/C June 5


Every Sunday we'll update you on the special shows on Secklow Sounds.
You can get in touch:
T: @secklowsounds
E: radio@secklowsounds.org
Fb: Secklow Sounds Radio

TO LISTEN: CLICK HERE

W/C June 5th 2016,THIS WEEK'S PLAYLIST SPECIALS ON SECKLOW SOUNDS...

MONDAY June 6th 10am "THE STICKS WITH TERRY SULLIVAN" - FEATURING DEAN FRIEDMAN and MITCH BENN

Joining Terry Sullivan on this week’s Sticks show as his guests are legendary singer songwriter Dean Friedman and comedian Mitch Bennplus what’s on this week in MK and surrounding areas. 

The Sticks show can be heard at 10am Mondays. Tune in via the Secklow Sounds web site or via the TuneIn radio app.
www.the-sticks.co.uk
thesticks9@gmail.com
Twitter: @thesticks9
www.facebook.com/sticksmag
Contact Terry with requests, dedications, shout-outs
Twitter: @thesticks9 Email: thesticks@secklowsounds.org



TUESDAY June 7th: 7 - 8pm "LIFESTYLEMK” with Audrey and Dave:  Dating disasters!!

grin emoticontells us all about the best restaurants, and our experts weigh in on superfoods and Nutrition for our pets.

Tune in from 7 - 9  www.secklowsounds.org/player or catch the show's repeats on SPREAKER orMIXCLOUD
@draudreyt
@gili80
@davejsanderson
#lifestylemk
...and if you have any questions for our experts - just join us on facebook by clicking here and leave a comment!!



TUESDAY June 7th: 10pm "SOUNDTRACKS” with TONY CARTY – 
NEW RELEASES


Continuing the dipping into box multi-discs sets of CDs this edition concentrates on TV themes.  There are some real oldies, many memory joggers and a few for you to identify if you wish.  Now hurry and sit down – the programme’s about to start.
Soundtracks: 1 hour Tues 10pm, repeats Sunday midnight and Mon 11am
Catch past shows on Mixcloud


A TREASURY OF FILM MUSIC:

The stock of ALL the past SOUNDTRACKS shows (over 180!) on a variety of topics RIGHT HERE