In The Cooler, Interviews, Music, NCCR

NCCR “In The Cooler” Friday 16th July 2021(rpts Sunday Noon till 2pm, & Tuesday Midnight-2am) Available on Listen Again.( & Mixcloud.

  • “Jono” Coleman speaking with Andrew Eborn.
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“Jono” Coleman and Andrew Eborn (C) Andrew Eborn
  • Paul Goodhead, with a couple of his own recordings , updates on his entertainment plans…
PL and Paul Goodhead(right)
  • David Lewiston Sharpe has a poem about a boat.
David Lewiston Sharpe.
  • Ben Hayes describes his challenges with depression, but how music gives him focus.
  • Lesley =Ann Jones recalls some details from her book “Who Killed John Lennon?”
Lesley -Ann Jones(Copyright Acknowledged)
  • With additional music from: The Clash,Dire Straits,Anthony Newley,Queen. Steve Hackett, Massive Dynamic and John Lennon.

Friday 16th July 2021…7-9pm 1st broadcast. Repeats Sunday Noon till 2pm and Tuesday Midnight-2amAvailable on Listen Again (7 days) and on Mixcloud.. (for a while longer!!)

In The Cooler, Interviews, Music, NCCR

NCCR “In The Cooler” Friday 8th January 2021(rpts Sunday Noon till 2pm) Available on Listen Again.( & on Mixcloud

Featuring interviews with: 

  • John Carr.. insight into his career, and the reason for his song “Never Got To Say Goodbye”
John Carr.

Alex Newberry .. founder of Numberella… making maths exciting for children! And a charity album…

Alexander Newberry(Numberella founder)
  • Music includes.. tributes to Gerry Marsden and Geoff Stephens 

And music from: Fleetwood Mac, The Sunbirds,Anthony Newley, Nina Simone,Etta James, Peggy Lee, Wills and the Willing, Harry Nilsson, Logan Mize,Hailley Whitters, Steve Harley,Joanna Forest, Brick Briscoe , Arlene & Marty Kristian.

So, make a date!! Start as you mean to carry on!!

Friday 8th January 2021…7-9pm 1st broadcast. Repeats Sunday Noon till 2pm

Available on Listen Again (7 days) and on Mixcloud.. (for a while longer!!)

In The Cooler, Interviews, Music, NCCR

NCCR “In The Cooler” Friday 14th August 2020(rpts Sunday Noon till 2pm) Available on Listen Again.(

On this week’s show!!

  • An extended interview with Steve Harley, and  several tracks from his latest album “Uncovered”
  • Paul D Curran has a poem for us..

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Steve Harley & Paul D Curran


And a playlist that includes.. Neil Diamond (well, it is a Hot August Night!!) , Trini Lopez, The Beatles, The Fortunes, The Who, Anthony Newley, Julie July, Cats Eyes, Buddy Holly,Bob Dylan.

What’s not to like!!

So, come up and see us..make us smile!!

These are challenging times for us all, and hopefully you are all observing all the appropriate recommendations that have been issued to get us through this situation.

As a help during this pandemic ,Chipping Campden Support Hub is available..

If you have not already done so please note our new contact details:
E: T: 01386 291005
We are updating the new website regularly, so do please look there for up-to-date information.
Looking out for neighbours & friends
We’ve all been asked by Gloucestershire Police to proactively look out for vulnerable neighbours and friends. Can everyone be aware of others who they think might be vulnerable.

In the meantime, do enjoy NCCR… YOUR local community radio station, from Chipping Campden, in the heart of the Cotswolds.


“In The Cooler” (Fridays 7 – 9pm rpt Sun noon-2pm)
Sponsored by Cavendish Park Care Home,Offenham Road,Evesham WR11 3DX

In The Cooler, Interviews, NCCR

“In The Cooler”-Visitor Gallery 2018.

In The Cooler, Interviews, Music

“In The Cooler” Friday 23rd November 2018

“In The Cooler ” this Friday 23rd November 2018..7-9pm… Paul Goodhead will be recalling Anthony Newley, and we shall enjoy an hour of an ESO quartet entertaining a small group of elderly folk at Offenham from a week or so ago…

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For those who can’t wait till Friday’s excerpt(!!) here is the full raw recording…

..and take a look at the English Symphony Orchestra’s fund raising page HERE, when your donation to participating charities can be doubled….

Go To It!!

One donation, twice the impact

 From midday November 27 – midday December 4

For one week only, every donation made through the Big Give’s website will be DOUBLED helping us to bring more live music to people in care homes and hospices

 We are delighted to have been selected to participate in the Big Give Christmas Challenge, having secured £5000 Pledges from supporters and our Charity Champion, The Postcode Support Trust.

  • We now need to secure at least £5000 Online Donations in order to make the most of this match funding campaign.
  • Please support us by clicking on the link and donating online between midday November 27 to midday December 4.

I do hope that you will feel able to support our fundraising campaign.

Best wishes

Mary Stevens

Concerts in Care Homes Manager & Fundraiser

Producer, ‘Music to Lift the Spirit’ DVD

Tel: 01886 821856


English Symphony Orchestra/English String Orchestra


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