The Wireless from Age UK is ‘radio for grown ups’ – dedicated to playing a mix of music, entertainment and information, to improve later life in the UK with presenters including ‘Diddy’ David Hamilton, Graham Dene and Paul Burnett.
Available on DAB in London and Yorkshire regions, as well as online and via the tune-in app on smart phones.
Every evening from 7pm there are two hours of specialist music: Folk with Mike Norris, Country with Lee Williams, Jazz with David Freeman, Swingtime with Sheila Tracy, Show-tunes with Esta Charkham and Classical with Ian Rutter. All airing from USP Content studios.
Speech programmes every night from 6pm include Martyn Lewis discussing the topical issues affecting later life in Agenda, The Health Show, Business Matters (tackle issues for the older consumer), The Silver Travel Show, We’ve Got Mail where Age UK experts answer your questions and 20 Questions With.. where previous guests have included Terrance Stamp, Susan Hampshire, Jeff Wayne, Maureen Lipman and Lionel Blair look these up.