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Beacon Radio

To provide three four-hour workshops with young people in Wolverhampton and Birmingham, enabling them to gain an understanding of the process involved in writing and recording a radio advert and to write their own scripts for a radio advert.

1st May 2009 - 31st October 2009

Each workshop catered for up to ten young people.  Scripts written in the workshops will be recorded and played on Beacon Radio until the end of October 2009.

Find Your Talent Telford & Wrekin radio promo

CharlieAmy.mp3

Telford Culture Zone radio promo

Legends.mp3

 

  • The project objectives were to work with young people and allow them to get the feel of a real local radio station and the number of creative jobs there are within the radio and advertisement industry.

  • Young people gained new skills in writing, media and career paths for radio.

  • Young people aged 13-18 from various schools across Telford

  • Young people completely enjoyed the day: they were particularly impressed by the number of different roles and jobs within the industry.