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image for Live Entertainment item typeHunt & Darton - Radio Local at Norwich Market

  • Market Fair

Live Entertainment, Sat 9 - Sun 10 May 2020, free entry

MARKET FAIR

Hunt & Darton - Radio Local

Hunt & Darton - Radio Local

Jenny Hunt and Holly Darton stand in beige jumpsuits, their faces covered with signs that read 'For Locals', 'By Not Locals'.

Details

Welcome to Radio Local – a brand new radio station, broadcasting live, straight from your high street – for one day only as part of Norfolk & Norwich Festival 2020. Hosted by deadpan duo Hunt & Darton, Radio Local is exactly that: local. It’s built with, by and for local people, telling your stories, sharing your news, playing your jingles. Taking over the airwaves of Future Radio for an epic 24 hours of radio magic. Celebrating voices from across Norfolk and Norwich direct from Gentlemans Walk and, in the lead up, building radio with the surrounding towns of Great Yarmouth, Kings Lynn and Diss.

This show celebrates everything about what it means to be local. We love the local chippy that asks how your week’s been, pubs and cafés that are surrogate families and extensions of the home, people taking pride in where they live, doing things for the community and noticing when someone is ill. This is hyper-local radio. The food review is from nearby cafés, jingles are generated live in our shed, the issues we discuss are collected from a public chalk board. The news is someone’s news, not the mainstream news, and we re-enact a soap opera written over the day on a typewriter set up for all to use. Come and make radio with us!

Please check the Norfolk & Norwich Festival website for details of Radio Local closer to the date.

https://nnfestival.org.uk/whats-on/radio-local/

‘The set was charming, and so was the show’ Joy Martin – Exeunt Magazine

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs accepted

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 9 - Sun 10 May 2020 12:00 to 12:00
Radio Local will be broadcast from 12 noon on Saturday 9 May to 12 noon Sunday 10 May.

Prices

Free entry

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date event
Sat 9 - Sun 10 May Hunt & Darton - Radio Local

Contact

Norfolk & Norwich Festival Box Office

Address

Gentlemans Walk,
Norwich,
Norfolk,
NR2 1NA

Facilities

  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted