URY in Record Broadcast for Charity

URY raise money for University of York’s RAG charities by presenting the same show for a record-breaking 49 hours.   35 URY members were involved in broadcasting and Woodstock (the only annual outdoor concert in York each year) and raised a total of £5000 in aid of 6 charities supported by University of York’s RAG.… read more


RamAid Gets Support from Comedian Russell Howard

Top class comedian Russell Howard is topping the bill at a Bradford Students’ Union comedy extravaganza in order to raise money for student radio station RamAir. RamAir celebrates its 30th anniversary in October, and to celebrate this historic landmark it hopes to move into new studios in the new Students’ Union building. It aims to… read more

SRA Regional Officer Lands Amazing Gig

Kyle Wilkinson, SRA North East & Yorkshire Regional Officer, has landed a prime-time slot on Amazing Radio. Amazing Radio is celebrating it’s first year on DAB by introducing more programmes and more new music. The new schedule now includes student radio talent and Voice of the Awards winner 2009, Kyle Wilkinson, who is now hosting… read more

Ofcom Changes to LPAM, LPIL and LPFM Licences

Ofcom have made changes to the Notes for Applications which may allow the transfer of Low Power AM (LPAM) or Low Power Induction Loop (LPIL) licences to Low Power FM (LPFM) Licences. The section from Ofcom’s Notes for Applicants is shown below (full version can be found here): Transferring from AM to FM broadcasting (existing… read more

Pure FM

Pure FM Launch 36 Hour Charity Broadcast

Pure FM, the student radio station at the University of Portsmouth, will be holding their annual RAG event on the 21st and 22nd of April in the form of a 36 hours broadcast.   Pure FM hopes to raise money for charities including Kickz, Firefighters Charity and National Cancer Awareness. In order to raise money… read more


SRA Member is Nominated for Sony Award

Max Dickins, Deputy Station Manager of LSRfm.com, has been nominated for a Sony Radio Academy Award. Max Dickins, a Politics student from Leeds University and Deputy Station Manager of LSRfm.com has been nominated for a Sony Radio Academy Award in the Rising Star Category for his work as an Absolute Radio DJ. The Award, which… read more

SRA Launches the First I Love Student Radio Awards

The National Student Radio Conference on 29-31 March saw the launch of a brand new awards ceremony hosted by the Student Radio Association (SRA) to recognise outstanding dedication, achievement and innovation in student radio from across the UK. Whilst many of the most outstanding presenters and producers are recognised in the SRA’s annual Student Radio… read more

AGM Results

Find out the results from the elections and more from the SRA’s AGM 2010. Executive   Chair:    David Walker Membership & Communications Officer: Sarah Ghost Marketing: James Palmer Development: Sejal Kansara Events: Safia Dar   Administrative   Music: Luke Franks Web: Scott Robinson Chart: Fred Bradley Content & Design Officer: Tom Barnett Charities (Hearing Aid):… read more