Introduction

Defining Radio for the 21st Century

Deal Radio is a completely new media experience. DRs Programs reflect the needs and interests of its audience, fundamentally DR is about radio of the community, for the community, by the community.

As a community station, DR will take advantage of the rise of internet, DAB, mobile communication and social media to improve content and reach even broader audiences. With music, chat, sport, news and debate DR has something for everyone.

You

Radio of the community, for the community, by the community

Deal Radio, DR needs you. Want to present? Want to produce? Need some promotion? Want to be interviewed? Got a story? Want to train in media? Then get in touch. DR wants the whole community to get involved in this great venture. Listen in, phone in, contribute, visit us, train with us, dance with us, sing with us, be with us.

Why Deal Radio is so

breathtakingly magnificent?

Your Station

Community radio for Deal and the surrounding areas

Local News

Real, Relevant and right now

Hottest Bands

Live performances, latest releases and interviews with all the hottest local bands

Media Training

A unique opportunity to learn with us

Quality Output

256Kbs stereo stream

Promo

Live events, outside broadcast, community event support.

Us

Meet the people who make awesome stuff

An outlandish, magical, mystery ride with the UYC Crew. This double decker leaves East Kent every Thursday at 8pm along the way we pick up all the local talent, Music, comedy, sex and chocolate.

Marc Carey

Business Manager
The UYC Experience
The Genius Mr C Mixes

Jamie Kennett

Deputy Station Manager

Mark Cridaland

Mark brings you the best in Rock, Metal & Punk every Monday on The Rock Out and then Fun, Frivolity and Frollocks every Friday on Living The Dream Live with co host Paul Tingey.

Mark Cridland

Programme Manager
The Rock Out
Living The Dream Live

Ryan Burt

Ryan is responsible for all of our sound equipment in the studio and our Live Room.

Ryan Burt

Studio Manager

Sara has been involved in the arts for many years before picking up a camera. She now takes photos for many different people including Kent based bands. Her work has been published in local media and we are very excited to have her on-board as the Official Deal Radio Photographer.

Sara Cridland

Official Photographer
Social Media Manager

Andy Cousin

The legendary Bass Player (All About Eve & The Mission) chats about his musical life and has regular guest musicians performing Live.

Andy Cousin

The Andy Cousin Show

AMJ is a stand up comic based in Kent. He is also the host of AMJs Alternative radio show where he brings his own brand humour and chat and of course damn good music.

Adam Morrison Jones

AMJs Alternative Show
The UYC Experience

Writing Matters has been running creative writing at the Astor Theatre in Deal for two years. Short stories produced by the group members, read mainly by their authors.

Writing Matters

Short Story Show

Paul Tingey

Local Comedian Paul has been working in the Stand Up comedy scene for a number of years and cohosts Living The Dream Live, a satire based radio show alongside Mark Cridland, bringing you Fun, Frivolity & Frollocks as well as interviews and acoustic sessions with local musicians every Friday night.

Paul Tingey

Living The Dream Live

John has been interested in the heavier side of music all of his life and has been a judge for a number of Rock & Metal music competitions. John has trained as a Radio Producer with Deal Radio

John Head

Radio Producer

The Bohemian Brother ....formerly known as Dj Spadoincle has been a DJ for 20 years and has joined Deal Radio to play all the best in hard trance, drum and bass, dub-step and EDM every Saturday evening.

Peter Patrick

The Bohemian Brother Mixes

Remember When is a programme bringing back musical memories of old Deal and listeners will be invited to send in their own short anecdotes.

Chris Morgan

Remember When

Defying Reason, an fascinating view of life with the very best music past and present.

Neil Vessey

Dad Radio

Our Sports Editor will be Paul Morris, who started nonleague football coverage back in the late 1990s with BBC local radio in Sussex and Surrey, and then became Sports Editor for Spirit FM in Chichester.

Paul Morris

Deal Radio Sports

Playing the best in Pure Reggae on vinyl, presented by Deal's own Mr Reggae

Tyrone Harewood

Deal Radio Reggae

Cosmic Jams

An ongoing series of mixes by World Renowned DJ Scape One that will chronicle the birth of Hip Hop and its eventual emergence into Electro Funk and early 80s Disco Boogie.

Kurt Baggaley Scape One

Cosmic Jams

Music from the bands and musicians associated with Smugglers Records hosted by the Smugglers Records team

Will & Team

Smugglers Records Radio

Exploring the dark and light of life with chat and music, old, new and undiscovered. Plus.... Beer News

Jim Dawson

Into The Void

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The Broadcasting Arm of The Private Widdle Social Club featuring Interviews with some rather interesting folks.

Peter Cocks

Widdle On The Radio

Upcoming

Stuff

Our Achievements

35+ Hours live content a week
250+ Nominations
160+ Awards Won
1650+ Cups Of Coffee

Deal Radio

We want to hear from you.

Questions?

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Our address

The Astor Community Theatre
Stanhope Rd
Deal
Kent
CT14 6AB