Folk Music Programmes
on North West Radio

Sunday | Monday | Tuesday | Wednesday |Thursday | Friday | Saturday | On the Web

More and more of these shows are being added to BBC Radio's 'Listen Again' facility

Sunday

Oldham Community Radio
Sounds of Folk (Repeat)
Ali O'Brien
6:00pm - 7:00pm
http://www.oldhamcommunityradio.com/
BBC Radio Merseyside FM 95.8 MW 1485
Folkscene with Stan Ambrose & Mike Broken
7:00 – 8:00pm
Email radio.merseyside@bbc.co.uk
Listen Online
BBC Radio Shropshire FM 96.0 MW 1584
Genevieve Tudor’s Folk Show
8:00 – 10:00pm
Email genevieve.tudor@bbc.co.uk
Listen Online
BBC Radio Scotland FM 92.4-94.7 MW 810
Sky Digital Channel 866
Celtic Connections with Mary Ann Kennedy
6:00 – 8:00pm
Listen Online
BBC Radio Lancashire FM 95.5 /103.9 / 104.5
The Drift with Phil Brown
8:00 – 9:00pm
Email thedrift@bbc.co.uk
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BBC Radio Leeds offering FM 92.4 and MW 774
"The Durbervilles Folk & Roots Show"
8:00 – 9:00pm

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Guest List

Missing Mike Harding?

Mike's latest weekly programme goes out each Sunday at 5:00pm and is available 24/7
http://www.mikehardingfolkshow.com/

 

Folk Radio Cymru

Playing Welsh folk music all dayand night!

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Monday

Oldham Community Radio FM 99.7

Sounds of Folk with Ali O'Brien
7:00 - 8:00pm
Radio Derby FM 95.3 / 104.5 MW 1116
Folkwaves with Mick Peat & Lester Simpson
7:00 – 9:00pm
Email radio.derby@bbc.co.uk

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Tuesday

Manx Radio FM 89 / 97.2 / 103.7 MW 1368 Manx Folk with John Kaneen
9:00 – 10:00pm
Email johnkaneen@manxradio.com
Listen Online
BBC Radio Scotland FM 92.4-94.7 MW 810
Sky Digital Channel 866
Celtic Connections with Mary Ann Kennedy
8:00 – 10:00pm
Listen Online

Chorley FM FM 102.8

Chorley Folk with James Blatchley

8:00-10:00pm

 

BBC Radio Merseyside FM 95.8

Folkscene with Stan Ambrose & Geoff Speed

9:00 - 10:00pm - Repeat

 

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Wednesday


BBC Radio 2 FM 88 – 90.2
Sky Digital Channel 852
Folk, Roots & Acoustic Music with Mark Radcliffe
7:00 – 8:00pm

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Thursday

BBC Radio 2 FM 88 – 90.2
Sky Digital Channel 852
Bob Harris Country Show
7:00 – 8:00pm
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BBC Radio Scotland FM 92.4-94.7 MW 810
Sky Digital Channel 866
Travelling Folk
8:00 – 10:00pm 
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Salford City Radio FM 94.4

Salford Folk with Eleanor Walk and Dave Mather

6:00 - 7:00pm

BBC Radio Shropshire FM 96.0 MW 1584
Fretwork with Nonny James
7:00 – 8:00pm
Also available on BBC Radio Stoke FM 94.6/104.1 MW 1503
& BBC Hereford & Worcester FM 94.7 / 104 / 106  MW 738
Email nonnyjames@bbc.co.uk
Listen Online

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Friday

Saturday

BBC Radio Wales FM 94.8 (N.Wales coast)  95.4 (Wrexham) MW 882  657 (Clwyd)
Sky Digital Channel 867
Celtic Heartbeat with Frank Hennesy
10:00pm – 12:00am
Email frank.hennesy@bbc.co.uk
Listen Online
BBC Radio Scotland FM 92.4-94.7 MW 810
Sky Digital Channel 866
Travelling Folk with Archie Fisher (Repeat of Thursday)
10:00 – 12:00am 
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Radio Ulster FM 92.4 – 95.4 MW 873 / 1341
Sky Digital Channel 868
Folk Club with Colum Sands
10:00 – 12:00am
Email colum.sands@bbc.co.uk
Listen Online

 

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Folk Music Radio
on the Web

Listen Again to your favourite National or Local BBC Radio 'Folk or Country' Music Show

Folkcast
Are a UK-based PODCAST covering folk, folk-rock, singer-songwriter and roots-based music, featuring interviews and features.
A new show every month.
Froots Radio Show
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Dylan Radio -The World's Only Bob Dylan Radio Station Folk Radio - Streaming Broadcasts

Nick Wall's Vintage Radio shows

Check out Nick Wall's Vintage Radio shows as podcasts here - - where you can also check out all the playlists

 

 

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