As we waited by the wall outside the iconic landmark, the excitement and sheer magnitude of the highly anticipated occasion was building inside me. I was determined to be completely present and drink up the magic and energy of the experience. I was brought up on The Beatles, so it was really special to visit […]
Monday [3rd August] saw loads of Northampton residents, and those from further afield, flock to the fantastic show Priscilla: Queen of the Desert, currently playing at The Royal and Derngate until 7th August. One of those residents was NLive Radio’s own Paul Giffney who, loving a show or three, dragged his less-than-willing husband to the […]
Town centre businesses will have the chance to spruce up their shop fronts and bring Northampton back to its best as part of a dedicated ‘tidy day’. The concerted clean-up campaign will see business owners encouraged to transform the look of their workplace and make shops, cafes, restaurants even more welcoming to visitors to the […]
Visitors to Northampton Town Centre last weekend were in for a surprise as long thought to be extinct dinosaurs were brought back to life thanks to a Dinosaur Day event organised by Northampton BID along with Hire Dinosaurs. The day which was reminiscent of scenes from the Jurassic Park film series saw several different types […]
Joining Nick this month are two high profile political figures – Former Education Secretary, Justine Greening, and Northamptonshire South MP, Andrea Leadsom – plus leading lights from the local political landscape. As well as examining younger people’s engagement with politics, interviews also covered Northamptonshire’s creation of two new unitary authorities, election pacts and political journalism. […]
Small Charity Week (14 to 19 June) celebrates and raises awareness of the essential work carried out by the UK small charity sector.
NLive Radios volunteers account for the majority of the voices you hear on air. The stations’ volunteers also work tirelessly to engage with the community, including outside broadcasts from across the town at events, shows and from their homes, where most have been recording from since the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic.
The theme of this month’s edition, which airs at 7pm on Wednesday 2 June, is fashion – and the key issues facing the industry. Senior Lecturer in Fashion, Gavin Douglas will be in the studio to talk about the role of diversity in the industry and fashion education. In 2020, Gavin set up a mentoring scheme […]
Northampton station NLive Radio will be entertaining and informing the town for another five years, after its licence extension was approved. The radio station, which is owned and operated by the University of Northampton, has had its community radio licence renewed for another five years by communications regulator Ofcom. While its operated by the University, […]
Volunteers’ Week takes place between the 1 to the 7 June every year and is a time to recognise and thank volunteers.