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The Friday News Spot

Hi to all our listeners, there are a few things I need to catch you up with. The first is our webmaster is unwell so we are unable to update our webpages. So please bear with us, we can keep … Continue reading

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NZ On Air/Colmar Brunton Survey 2016

Recently NZOA commission Colmar Brunton to complete a survey to evaluate the value of community access radio to its communities. It is an area about which there is little research. Quantitative data is hard to come by. And with a … Continue reading

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New Broadcasters Join Coast Access Radio

Some of the more observant of you may have noticed some changes to our schedule over the last couple of weeks. There are more coming! We are proud to announce that joining the Live To Air broadcasters here on Coast … Continue reading

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Nikki Carroll Joins Coast Access Radio

Coast Access Radio is delighted to have Nikki Carroll join us as the person responsible for Funding & Sales. She sources advertising and programme sponsorship with existing and potential clients to fund the station’s operation costs. Nikki will also apply … Continue reading

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Bevyn Gibson Leaves Coast Access Radio

Bevyn Gibson has been connected to Coast Access Radio either on air, as the Broadcaster Association’s Chairman, or working as the finance raising agent for 15 years. During that time his programmes have entertained the many listeners who have grown … Continue reading

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George Malin Retires

Sadly George Malin has had to stop making his “Brass Band” programme. According to records at the station his first broadcast was February 8th 1998. Now after hundreds of programmes George has sounded the “Last Post”. Do not fear brass … Continue reading

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Bevyn Gibson Steps Down

After many years as Chairman of Broadcasters’ Society Bevyn Gibson has stepped down. At the last AGM on 15th September 2015, Bevyn resigned from his position as Chairman of Broadcasters’ Society. Bevyn shoes would have been very hard to fill, … Continue reading

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New Headphones

At the last AGM on the 15th September the meeting voted for a proposal to purchase six sets of headphones. The model chosen was the Sony MDR-7650A Professional Monitor Headphones. These headphones can be found in virtually every recording studio … Continue reading

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