Newcastle Pride 2012...
Thanks to everyone who supported us at Newcastle Pride. We had a great day
and congratulations to Steve, the winner of the holiday competition! We have
live programmes every day, so keep listening | 21 July 2012
Here for Newcastle Pride 2012!
We're with you for the countdown to the North-East's BIGGEST LGBT event of the
year. Take a look at our new schedules |
30 Jun 2012
Loose Lesbians -
February's Loose Lesbians
show featuring a live acoustic set
by 'Fear Before the Phrase' is available on
Pride Rewind if you missed
it on Monday 6 February
07 Feb 2012
Welcome to 2012 on
Things are just about back to
normal here at Pride Towers and our
live programmes return this weekend.
Check out our
Schedule page for more details
and keep it Pride Radio for more exciting
news soon! 05
Countdown to 2012
Join DJ David Bourne from
11pm tonight as he counts down to
the new year with a great mix of
hits! Thanks for your support
throughout the year. 2012 is set to
be a huge year for Pride
Radio and hope it will be a good
year for you too!
31 Dec 2011
Jingle Balls of
Thanks to all of the
guests for making Ophelia's Jingle
Balls so much fun! If you missed the
programme you can hear it on
Christmas Day! Best wishes for a
great Christmas from all of us at
Pride Radio 17 Dec 2011
A Tribute to Steve
Listen to our tribute to the man
who campaigned for the LGBT
community, Steve Paske today
at 2pm 11 Dec 2011
on the move!
This weekend we say goodbye
to our studios on Scotswood Road as
we move into the centre of Newcastle
just in time for Christmas! We'll
have a reduced schedule for 10 & 11
December but we're back for
Ophelia's Jingle Balls the weekend
after! 03 Dec 2011
Goodbye & thanks Sam
Our popular Sunday morning
presenter Sam Willey is leaving us for a
while. Thanks for all the great LGB&T
news & features and please come back
26 Nov 2011
What do you want to
...on this website? We want to
expand the information here to best meet your
needs. Please take a few minutes to
email our webmaster with your ideas.
22 Nov 2011
Mr Gay UK on Pride Radio!
Ross Hogarth is a lucky man!
This Saturday morning from 10am he's
joined in the studio by the three
regional heat winners of Mr Gay UK plus
lots more! Check out the website and vote for your favourite guy! 9 Nov 2011
New look Schedule page
Check out our revamped schedule
page which now features photos of our
presenters! Coming soon Presenter
Profiles | More...
06 Nov 2011
New look Pride Rewind
It's now even easier to
listen to some of our previously
broadcast interviews and features with
the new Pride Rewind player! |
30 Oct 2011
New kid on the block!
We say a big hello to Ryan
Houston, our newest presenter! Listen
out for Ryan every Sunday from 2pm on
the North East's Pride Radio!
Baby Bear's back
DJ Baby Bear has been so
popular filling in for DJ Teapot that
she now has her own show! Listen out for
two hours of great mixes - Thursdays
Problems hearing us?
If you're having problems
listening to us
click here 01
Thank you to everyone who
took part in the first ever Sunderland
Pride. It was a great success.
Well done Sunderland - see you next year!
26 Sep 2011
Join us live on Pride Radio
for the first ever Sunderland Pride! All
the atmosphere, excitement, music &
interviews live from 1pm on
Today! 25 Sep
An hour for women!
Join Sam Hawkins on Monday for a brand
new show celebrating LBi music plus news
and information. Women's Hour
starts at 7pm! 17 Sep 2011
Carrie & Mary return to Pride Radio on
Tuesday from 6pm. If you've never heard
this married couple before, listen in!
12 Sep 2011
Another New Show for
We welcome back Gordon Barr this
Saturday from 2pm for a Dolly Parton &
Lady Boys of Bangkok special!
09 Sep 2011
Loose Lesbians begins on Monday from
6pm. Join Carrie, Dotty, Sam & Mary for
a lot of chat, guests and some great
music too. These girls can talk!
03 Sep 2011
As summer ends it's almost time to
reveal some exciting new shows.
Our new programme schedule launches on
Monday. More details here on
Saturday! 31 Aug
We have something rather different for
you this weekend, but you'll have to
listen in to find out more! Plus - don't
miss the Back to the 80's holiday
special on Wednesday
25 Aug 2011
We've some exciting new programmes
coming soon. We're keeping details
secret right now, but don't miss out -
keep it Pride Radio on your computer and
mobile! 01 Aug 2011
A Big 'Thank You'
We've had a great time being with you on
FM and we'd like to thank you for all of
your support and good wishes, but
remember we're still with you online
all year round - just click on the
Listen Live button above!
17 Jul 2011
Our last day on FM :(
Today sees the end of our 28 days
broadcasting on 87.9FM. Join Brett,
Ophelia and a special Sunday Show Tunes,
then Sam and the all of the Pride Radio
team with a look back at the last four
weeks. At 4pm we switch off the FM
transmitter but remember we're still
with you online!! 17 Jul 2011
Today's the day!
Northern Pride take place today and
we're live from Leazes Park. Come and
join us or listen on 87.9FM across
Tyneside or online for all of the music
and fun. Rounding off today, you can
hear a special mix with DJ Teapot and
Satur-Gay's David Bourne!
16 Jul 2011
The countdown to Northern Pride
Listen in to Pride Radio for all the
Northern Pride 2011 information you
need, and we'll be live from Leazes Park
in Newcastle on Saturday 16 July!
9 Jul 2011
Lorraine Crosby talks to Pride Radio,
an exclusive chat with the 'I Would
do Anything for Love' singer, and one of
the headline acts at Northern Pride!25
Ruth Lorenzo (from TV's X-Factor) to
headline Northern Pride on 16 July,
exclusively revealed on Pride Radio.
John Harrison talks to Lee & Dotty. 21
Newcastle City Council Leader visits
Pride Radio! Nick Forbes talks to
Lee & Dotty. 20 Jun 2011
If you are in and
around Tyneside you should be able to
hear us on your radio!
Tune in to
87.9FM from 20 June to 17 July, and of
course we're still available online. 20 Jun 2011
Happy Birthday to... us! It's our
first birthday today! The date we officially
'arrived' and then at 7am on Monday 21 June 2010 we
took to the airwaves with Heather Small's 'Proud'.
What a year it's been! Thank you to everyone who's
been involved and to our listeners for your support.
Here's to the next year and Monday morning at 7am -
online and on 87.9FM across Tyneside. 17 Jun 2011
Read all about it! As
we prepare to launch on FM across
Tyneside, you can read all about us
in an article in the new June/July
OUT! North East magazine and
we're also featured on the
Radio Today site. 10 Jun 2011
We have a new line up for Sunday evenings on
Pride Radio. The Essential 80's & 90's are followed
by Guilty Pleasures. And if you missed DJ Teapot,
Satur-Gay or the Guys from Poke, you can catch up
with them on Replay.
15 May 2011
Ever wanted to get involved with the
North-East's Pride Radio? Well now
you can - visit the 'Contact
us' page for more details.
New Site! New Features!
Welcome to our new look home on the web! Put
a date in your diaries for this Saturday, 7 May.
It's Ophelia B and Miss Rory only on the North
East's Pride Radio!
02 May 2011
Show homophobia the Red Card
Hear the interview to find out what's being done
to tackle racism and homophobia |
23 Apr 2011
We're extending our shows at the weekend - check 'What's on?' for details. We'll
have more exciting news about weekday shows coming soon! Keep listening to Pride
Radio and please fill in our
survey :) 23 Feb 2011
Sunday is special!
This Sunday, 20 February, Lee Finan opens his doors (and kitchen) to some of
your favourite Pride Radio presenters as he invites you to 'Come Mince with
Lee'. Throughout the morning and afternoon you'll hear all the great music you
know and love and also a rather special flavour - all live from Lee's. You won't
want to miss it! 14 Feb 2011
On your wireless
We're really excited to announce that we will be back on FM again this summer
from 20 June to 17 July broadcasting up to the Northern Pride festival 2011.
Keep listening for more information. 29 Jan 2011
Back in 2011
Thanks to everyone for your support in
our first six months. We're back with live programmes early in January and we'll
have an even bigger year in 2011! You can now hear non-stop tunes online, which
means it's great for listening to us if you're having a party at home! All of us
at Pride Radio wish you a Merry Christmas and Happy Pride New Year xx
19 Dec 2010
Ophelia's Christmas show
We're taking a break from live programmes
until early in the New Year, but to celebrate this most festive time of the
year, you're invited to join Miss Ophelia B this Saturday from 11am for her
14 Dec 2010
World AIDS Day
This Wednesday we bring you a day of live
programmes to mark World AIDS Day. Throughout the day we'll bring you excerpts
from our interview with Body Positive - you can hear the full interview at 6pm.
29 Nov 2010
LIVE programmes cancelled
Due to the adverse weather conditions we
regretfully have cancelled our live programmes scheduled for the weekend.
28 Nov 2010
LIVE programmes this weekend...
Including the return of the fabulous Lee
& Dotty, the North East's favourite lesbian showbiz couple Carrie and Mary, plus
more from Mitch and the fantastic Daniel and Carla. All from 10am on Sunday with
more special shows on Saturday too! Remember, you can
email the studio or leave a
facebook message. Let us know what you
want to hear!
09 Nov 2010
LIVE programmes on Saturday!
We're back with you live on Saturday from
10am. You can listen to Tony, Lee, Ross and Mitch. Click on the 'Listen' button
above or download our app to your iPhone to listen in on the move. You can
email the studio or leave a
facebook message. Let us know what you
want to hear!
05 Nov 2010
Some exciting news...
...is coming soon! Keep an eye on this page
and on our
facebook page for more details. We've also
included some more audio files for you to listen to, and we've freshened up our
homepage - more new stuff will be here soon :)
27 Oct 2010
New audio section launches
We give you a chance to listen again to some of
the features broadcast on Pride Radio.
03 Oct 2010
We continue broadcasting online!
On Wednesday's you can relive the magic of Wear
FM's Gay2Gay show with Mega Sal. On Saturday 24 July you can listen to our
Northern Pride special - a chance to hear highlights from this years event!
We'll be bringing you more programmes online over the next few weeks so keep
listening and we'll bring you full details here and on our
18 Jul 2010
It's our last day on 87.9FM :(
Thank you for all of your support over the last
28 days, but sadly for now, this is the last day of
our programmes on 87.9FM. We'll continue playing the
music you love online (just click on the 'listen'
button above). All of the Pride Radio gang say a big
THANK YOU to everyone involved with a successful
Northern Pride and Pride Radio. Listen out... we'll
be back! 18 Jul 2010
Today is Northern Pride!
The day we've been waiting for is here! Join us
for some great
starting at 8am with the build up to Northern
Pride 2010 and if you can get to Leazes Park in
Newcastle come and say hello - look out for the
Pride Radio stage! 17 Jul 2010
Mega Sal Special
Pride Radio pays tribute to Mega Sal and Gay to
Gay on Wednesday night at 8pm. A documentary talking
to those who knew him and then an edition of Gay to
Gay from 1992. 06 Jul 2010
The Gay Guide to ABBA!
Gordon Barr is the
North East's top Abba fan who has a massive library
of rare recordings which he shares with us on
Saturday. 01 Jul 2010
We're here! Now broadcasting across Tyneside on
and online we'll be here until the 18 July. Get in touch with us
studio 21 Jun 2010
Who are we? We're a group from the north east LGBT
community who wanted to have our own voice for the
Northern Pride festival... a place for music, chat,
gossip and the space to address some serious issues. 21 Jun 2010