BFBS links up with Smooth for Easter
Posted by
BFBS links up with Smooth for Easter

Forces broadcaster BFBS is to simulcast a 2-hour show with Smooth Radio this weekend to allow family and friends of serving troops to connect with their loved ones.

BFBS presenter Rachel Cochrane and Smooth breakfast’s Simon Bates will co-host the special ‘Access all Areas’ slot 12-2pm on Easter Sunday.

Rachel will be at the BFBS studios in Camp Bastion, with Simon in GMG Radio’s London studios.

Simon Bates said: “BFBS hosted us when my producer, Seb Sears, and I broadcast for a week from Afghanistan in December, and were terrific hosts technically and professionally. They couldn’t have been more helpful,
particularly under the stressful day-to-day conditions in which they work. So, we’re doubly delighted to be joining them for this simulcast on Easter Sunday.”

People can get messages on the show for family, friends and loved ones who are serving in the British forces by visiting the Smooth Radio or BFBS websites.

0 1 2137 04 April, 2012 Station News Wednesday, April 4th, 2012

1 comment

Comments are closed.

Looking for something else?


Subscribe to our emails to stay informed about the latest radio news and products delivered straight to your inbox.

Related Posts

Radio Academy North West Christmas Quiz - December 8, 2015 at 7:00 pm (Manchester)
Radio Academy Arqiva Hall of Fame Lunch - December 10, 2015 at 12:00 pm (Birmingham, West Midlands, UK)
BBC Music Awards - December 10, 2015 at 4:00 pm (Birmingham)
Radio Academy Yorkshire Christmas Quiz - December 15, 2015 at 7:00 pm (Leeds)
RAJAR Q4 2015 - February 4, 2016 at 10:30 am (Online)
More events