Sun, Sand & Student Radio: Boardmasters 2016

Cornwall’s coastline boasts some of the best Sunshine you’ll find in British Summertime and they also boast one of the UK’s most beloved festivals, Boardmasters. We sent Niall Johnson and Nick Harris of RaW 1251am down to find out what the festival is all about. You can read their review and hear their coverage below:… read more

Truck Festival 2016 Brings The Noise!

Oxfordshire’s Truck Festival may not be the first festival that comes to mind but our trip this year makes a case for it being the best in the UK. The line-up was headed up by lots of great bands like Catfish & The Bottlemen, Manic Street Preachers and Kodaline with a plethora (love that word)… read more


The MaRaWthon Strikes Back!

RaW 1251AM from the University of Warwick will broadcast outside from their piazza for 100 hours with the aim of raising £1000 for the Cystic Fibrosis Trust. Last year, RaW1251 AM broadcast for 100 hours straight from their piazza, despite the lashings of rain and snow that came down upon them. This year they’re aiming… read more


And the winners are…

The winners from tonight’s Student Radio Awards, supported by BBC Radio 1 and Global Radio are… Best Event or Outside Broadcast, supported by The Radio Academy Bronze – EdQT Sabbatical Debates, Fresh Air Silver – Varsity 2013, Xpress Radio Gold – LSR presents The Leadership Race Results Night 2013, Leeds Student Radio Best Technical Achievement,… read more


And the nominations are…

The nominations are out! Here is the shortlist of nominees for the Student Radio Awards, announced last night at our eight regional nomination parties…   Best Live Event or Outside Broadcast Varsity 2012 – RaW 1251am May Bumps 2012 – Cam FM Elections coverage 2012 – CSR Sherlock Holmes and the Hordes of Dracula –… read more


RaW Goes on Tour for Charity

RaW goes on tour across England to raise money for Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research.   Volunteers from the University of Warwick’s student radio station, RaW, will be appearing at universities across the country from Monday 14th February as part of a week-long tour urging students to help beat blood cancers – the biggest cause of… read more