URN’s Best Journalistic Programming entry 2010.

Aug 01

The Student Radio Awards aim to showcase and reward the best in student radio and over the years, have helped to launch the careers of Scott Mills, Greg James and Zane Lowe. The entries for this year’s awards had to be in by the 21st July and after being pored over by various industry professionals during the summer months, winners will be announced in...

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SU Elections 2010 – campaigning started!

Feb 27

Campaigning officially started at 12am in Ocean last night. Over the next 2 weeks there will be fierce campaigning from candidates on and around campus, culminating in Elections Night on Friday 12th March, where URN will be broadcasting live from the event. All this week on The Pulse from 5pm we’ll be bringing you the days election news and information....

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URN at the Student Radio Awards 2009

Nov 26

URN at the Student Radio Awards 2009

I wasn’t sure how we’d fare this year as we won a lot last year, including Student Radio Station of the Year….. but thankfully politics didn’t prevail over the SRA judges. This year URN won gold and silver for Best Specialist Music programming. Radio Clubfoot came top, with their show devoted to electro, dubstep and grime. The boys were...

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Nov 12

This weekend Student Radio for Nottingham will have been going 30 years and to celebrate we’ve invited old members who are now working in radio and tv back. Tomorrow they’ll be taking over the station and filling in for us on the shows and Saturday they’ll be running 1 on 1 training sessions in the different areas of radio. Over the years the...

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Week One

Sep 27

Week One

It’s the last day of Week One today, which means an end to the mentalness at the station. We’ve done 4 OB’s, interviewed a selection of the SU Exec and Student Run Services on The Pulse and Zoe and I have battled on with the Daily Address at 11am every morning. The last one goes out today and then it’s on to the Week One party tonight for...

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URNew beginnings

Sep 17

I arrived back in Nottingham yesterday and after the mammoth task of re-arranging my furniture due to the new en-suite that’s been installed (yay) I headed straight for the URN studios. Our technical team have been working flat out over the summer improving how the station runs and they’ve done a great job. Amongst other things we now have a roving...

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