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Gateway wins award

October 2015 Achievers Graduation (1 of 1)

Gateway 97.8 from Basildon wins Jack Petchey Crystal award The Jack Petchey Crystal Awards at City Hall, London on Friday 2nd October mark the 15th anniversary of the Jack Petchey Foundation and the milestone of having invested £100m to youth projects in London and Essex. In a special gesture to mark the occasion £225,000 of grant awards were given on ... Read More »

Big brew

Macmillan Cake 25th Anniversary compressed

Friday 25th September BHR1287 organised a request for a donation to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Support who held their world-wide “Biggest Coffee Morning in the world. This years event was special as it was their 25th anniversary. We were grateful to our Community Radio Station, Gateway 97.8fm who kindly opened their air waves to connect with BHR1287 to give ... Read More »

Competition rules

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Entering one of our competitions? Gateway 97.8: Competition Rules These rules shall be binding on you when entering any prize competition(s), quizzes or draws operated by Gateway 97.8, our sponsors or any company or website owned or controlled by us from time to time. In addition to these general competition rules, other specific terms and conditions may also apply to ... Read More »

Towngate blog!


Gateway 97.8 is working with the Towngate to bring you a Blog. A full listing of shows are at Pick of the shows MAY 2015 **NEW SHOW** THE UB40 EXPERIENCE Saturday 23rd May @ 8pm Featuring Stars in Your Eyes winner Andy Bagnali as Ali Campbell – plus a line up of hand picked, world class musicians – this ... Read More »

Love Your Basildon Market 23rd May


Basildon Market has two great events in May 16th May and 23rd May – Fun and Entertainment throughout the day. come and enjoy the fun. 1715 Basildon Market YA 170×262 LOWRES Read More »

Great Events at a Basildon Church

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ROTARY 1240 Sign Up for the World’s Biggest Quiz

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Sign Up for the World’s Biggest Quiz Excitement is mounting as the date for the attempt to get Essex in the Guinness Book of World Records gets closer. This fun day for all the family is being organised by Rotary clubs in the District and is aimed at getting the most people at a quiz at the same venue at ... Read More »

Basildon Market

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Basildon Market


Some exciting events coming soon to Basildon Market in May To be announced soon Read More »

The Platters show


Gateway 97.8 are pleased to announce that The Platters from USA have made there very own radio show for Easter Monday, The Platters sing all all there songs plus give an insight into there favourite artistes! Coming soon to Gateway 97.8 show produced by Danny Lawrence Read More »