In The Cooler, Interviews, Music, NCCR

NCCR “In The Cooler” Friday 7th January 2022 (rpts Sunday noon till 2pm) Available on Listen Again ( & Mixcloud.

  • Featuring:
  • Mike Armstrong reviews 2021’s music.
Mike Armstrong
  • Paul D Curran reads two poems-Unpublished Isolation Vexation & Vanity Publishing.
Paul D Curran
  • Dave Day recalls working with Tony Christie, Leo Sayer, Sad Cafe and more..
Dave Day
  • James Cole provides an update on the Classic Rock Show scheduled for Cheltenham Town Hall on 17th January 2022.
James Cole (Classic Rock Show Image)
  • Arlene tells us about the recent collaboration with Marty Kristian..”Grand Ole Opry”
  • With a playlist including…. Dave Day Band,Tony Christie, Leo Sayer, Sad Cafe, Wills & The Willing, Mike Armstrong, KB Bayley, Serious Child & Andy Ruddy, Rob Bridge, Angus Crowne, Queen, Arlene & Marty Kristian.

Friday 7th January 2022…7-9pm 1st broadcast. Repeats Sunday 9th January 2022 Noon till 2pmAvailable on Listen Again (7 days) and on Mixcloud.. (for a while longer!!)

In The Cooler, Interviews, Music, NCCR

NCCR “In The Cooler” Friday 29th October 2021(rpts Sunday noon till 2pm) Available on Listen Again ( & Mixcloud.

  • Brian McFadden and Keith Duffy (Boyzlife) preparing for their 15th November 2021 gig in Cheltenham.
Boyzlife(Brian McFadden & Keith Duffy)(PR Photo)
  • John Carr offers some musical insights and talks about his latest song “Change Your Name”
John Carr
  • Arlene and Marty Kristian share thoughts on their track “Look Behind Leon” and the tragedy of youth suicide.
Marty Kristian
  • With additional music from: Tony Christie, Feeder,Johnny Cash, Emily White, The Eagles.

Friday 29th October 2021…7-9pm 1st broadcast. Repeats Sunday 31st October 2021 Noon till 2pmAvailable on Listen Again (7 days) and on Mixcloud.. (for a while longer!!)

Cooler Classics, In The Cooler, Interviews, NCCR

NCCR “In The Cooler” Friday 17th July 2020(rpts Sunday Noon till 2pm) AND “Cooler Classics” Sunday 19th July 11pm-1am(rpts Various) Both available on Listen Again.(

On this week’s programme:

  • Arlene… emerging country and western singer from Scotland..and a collaboration with former New Seeker, Marty Christian…Bring The Curtain Down
  • And 50s.. to the present.. icon…Marty Wilde, Running Together..
  • With a poem from Paul Curran.
  • And news from Rotary Club Chipping Campden and District  

Arlene.PHOTO-2020-07-13-19-53-22ARLENE-BRING THE CURTAIN DOWN-FRONT (14)

Arlene & Marty Christian.(By Permission)

Marty Wilde.(Copyright acknowledged)

Shed finished (1)

Paul Curran…

And music recalling Live Aid 1985, Judy Dyble(Fairport Convention) music from Manny Blue and Bob Dylan.. and a track from MXT feat.Calvin (2012..where are they now?)

There’s more! A preview of next week’s show, with music from Brand New Heavies, Katrina and The Waves, and Wills &  The Willing

Cooler Classics (Sunday 11pm)

  • Expect some reference to The Proms, and an introduction to the work of Rob Keeley

… plus……

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)
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