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World Radio Day – Good Afternoon!

13th February 2018
Posted by Johnny Jenkins

Johnny celebrated World Radio Day with the help of Laura Anderson and the Radio Club! Here’s the best bits from the show.

Hour 1 opened with a celebration of how far radio has come, with a message from UNESCO Director General, Audrey Azoulay:

Celebrity Birthdays today:

  • Aston Merrygold, 30 (JLS)
  • Hugh Dennis, 56 (Actor)
  • Robbie Williams, 44 (Singer)

We learnt more about Gaelic football with the Irish Broadcaster, Gary Moran:

Laura joined us in the studio, but had some issues with the equipment:

In the second hour, we tacked the issue of women in sport:

We struggled with the World in Motion rap:

We heard from Olympic-medal winner, Max Whitlock:

We even treated you to a Boomerang!

In the third hour, we spoke about the impact that sport can have on people’s lives:

This song was played most in sports stadiums to excite crowds:

Here’s what we thought of it:

And we said our goodbyes, thank you for listening & happy World Radio Day!