Culture Champions on ALLFM

After merely a few weeks of training our Culture Champions broadcast their first radio show on ALLFM and they were amazing!! Culture Champions are part of the Vintage FM project in which we’re partnered by; Age Friendly Manchester, The Royal Exchange, Manchester Art Gallery & The Whitworth Art Gallery. The project is supported by TheContinue reading “Culture Champions on ALLFM”

Through the Ears of a Child

In July St. Mary’s CE Primary School, Moss Side broadcast their ‘Through the Ears of a Child’ audio project on ALLFM 96.9 FM. This project saw ALLFM work with St Mary’s in researching the lives of Moss Side children in WW1. Visiting; the Imperial War Museum, the People’s History Museum, the John Rylands Library, asContinue reading “Through the Ears of a Child”

Radio Training at ALLFM

We will offer unemployed Manchester residents training in radio production and broadcast leading to a live show on ALL FM 96.9. The learners will learn all aspects of radio production; driving the desk, utilising the software, writing shows, interview techniques, talking on the mic, planning, pitching and presenting a show. The benefits for the learnerContinue reading “Radio Training at ALLFM”

Through the ears of a Child

As part of our ‘Through the Ears of a Child’ project, which looks at children’s lives in Manchester during WWI. Pupils from St Mary’s CE Primary school tour the city centre looking at the Great War’s effects upon Manchester, courtesy of the People’s History Museum. The project is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund, NorthContinue reading “Through the ears of a Child”

Culture Champions at ALLFM

Radio training commences for Culture Champions at ALLFM. Partnering with Age Friendly Manchester, Royal Exchnage Theatre, Whitworth Art Gallery & The Manchester Art Gallery, we’ll be training our newest presenters to broadcast live radio shows about Manchester’s Cultural opportunities for older people. This project is supported by The Baring Foundation, Anchor Housing, Manchester City CouncilContinue reading “Culture Champions at ALLFM”

ALL FM 96.9 | Latest Funding & Project News: Visually Impaired Talking Paper

ALL FM 96.9 has been successful in getting funding for a talking paper for the visually impaired.  A professional voice-over tutor will be coming in to train a small group of volunteers to voice the paper. Contact Christine@allfm.org if you’re interested in getting involved and learning how to use your voice for voice-overs. Funded by Southway HousingContinue reading “ALL FM 96.9 | Latest Funding & Project News: Visually Impaired Talking Paper”

ALL FM 96.9 | Latest Funding & Project News: Youth Music Bid

ALL FM 96.9 have just found out that we’ve been successful with our Youth Music Bid which is a real feather in our cap! We’ll be partnering with Band on the Wall and School of Sound Recording. The project is to work with teenagers who play music,  guitar, drums, as well as lyric writing andContinue reading “ALL FM 96.9 | Latest Funding & Project News: Youth Music Bid”

Manchester’s first talking newspaper for the visually impaired

ALL FM 96.9 have received funding from Southway Housing Trust for Manchester’s first talking newspaper for the visually impaired. We’ll be setting up a newsroom and voiceover team and will be bringing in professional voice over trainers to skill up local interested people in voicing scripts/ news professionally. How exciting is that?! Watch this spaceContinue reading “Manchester’s first talking newspaper for the visually impaired”