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Podcast Ep080: Piers Thompson Portobello Radio

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Podcast Ep080: Piers Thompson Portobello Radio

Portobello Radio, a station (online) run by Ladbroke Grove residents Piers Thompson, Chris Sullivan and Greg Weir is listened to all over the world.

Portobello Radio is Community Radio Show Showcasing Local Talent, Music & Promotions.

This is the second time I’ve had Piers Thompson on the show and I wanted to see how far Portobello Radio had become since the previous I Love The Grove episode?

As Piers himself puts it “Going great guns!” The radio show celebrates the rich cultural and ethnic diversity of Portobello Road.

Who Runs The Show?

Portobello Radio, a station (online) run by Ladbroke Grove residents Piers Thompson, Chris Sullivan and Greg Weir is listened to all over the world.

Piers has lived his entire life in this area and music is everywhere. He loves the huge diversity of people playing and making music in Ladbroke Grove whether well known or undiscovered.

What Does it Cover?

The show covers everything from local issues, local DJs and funk music. Piers and the Portobello Radio team have also created an initiative called ‘Rising Stars’ with the purpose of unearthing and promoting local talent. Watch this space as it’ll be formally announced at Portobello Live.

Mixed with local news and gossip from in and around Portobello, the shows play funk, classic rhythm and blues, dub, salsa, disco and soul. I Love The Grove

Every Friday from 1pm-3pm The Portobello Radio Show broadcasts news, music and a slice of Portobello history from the KPH and Saturdays from Westbank.

This weekend, the radio station will be streaming live music from Portobello Live.

To listen to the Portobello Radio Show click here. Follow them on twitter click here and like on facebook, click here.

I am The Host of I Love The Grove and a Ladbroke Grove Sales and Lettings Property Expert. Not only do I love Ladbroke Grove (hence the podcast), soon I'll Reveal 5 Estate Agency rip‐offs. 8 Costly homeowner misconceptions when selling and 4 mistakes to avoid when choosing an Estate Agent including 3 reasons why you’ll want a clean and healthy sale. I'll also reveal how to get a 100% No risk guarantee when selling and or letting. www.savageresidential.co.uk will be live shortly.

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