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Behind the mic with Scratch Radio.

Scratch Radio Elections Results 2016

Another election has passed and we now have the results of who shall be on our committee for the year 2016/17. Congratulations to all those who won and commiserations to sadly didn’t make it. Here are the results:   Station Manager: Ben Wheatley Assistant Station Manager: Jack Hogan Community Coordinator: Re-Open Nominations Head of Station …

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15 March 2016
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Scratch Radio 24 Hour Challenge

On Friday the team at Scratch Radio took to the airwaves for a whole 24 hours. Moving their entire studio set up to the Pop Up Shop in Curzon Building, they were able to stay on air in one continuous radio show from 10am on Friday to 10am on Saturday. Not only that but they …

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07 March 2016
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Scratch Radio Shows over Christmas and New Year!

The presenters over at Scratch Radio have been very busy recording special editions of their shows for Christmas and New Year, to entertain you all over the holiday season. They have shows from: 10am-7pm on Christmas Eve 10am-8pm on Christmas Day 10am-7pm on Boxing Day 11am-7pm on New Years Eve 10am-8pm on New Years Day …

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21 December 2015
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Scratch Radio By Election Results

The Scratch Radio By Election was held tonight to fill roles open on the committee. It was a great night, we wish all the best to those who unfortunately didn’t win this time, but hope they’ll run again in our next elections. Congratulations to those joining our committee. Here are the candidates and results: Assistant …

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13 October 2015
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Scratch Radio By Election

Here at Scratch Radio there are roles available for you to get involved in running the station. It doesn’t matter if you’ve never done anything with us before, if you think you’d be good for a role, go for it! Even if you’re a first year, there are prime examples like Ben Wheatley who became …

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05 October 2015
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Scratch Radio on World College Radio Day

Last night Scratch Radio took part in World College Radio Day. World College Radio Day is a 24 hour marathon where different student radio stations from across the World take an hour slot each, with Scratch Radio’s at 9pm UK time. Jack, Emma and Amy presented the show with Lisa reporting from the new Grand …

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03 October 2015
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Scratch Radio’s Welcome Week

We had a great time over welcome week, especially talking to all the new students at BCU. Over the week we were at both conservatoire fair and welcome fair recruiting new students, as well as being a part of running a festival throughout welcome fair, which we broadcast live as well. We ran a Give …

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01 October 2015
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DAB is arriving at Scratch Radio

Digital Radio has arrived at Scratch Radio as of last night! This means you can now not only hear us online at scratchradio.co.uk but also on your digital radio’s around Birmingham. All you have to do is re-scan for new stations and find us! It’s a very exciting time for this to happen, and everyone …

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11 September 2015
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Scratch Radio at the BCU Alumni Weekend

Not only was it the Team BCU awards on Saturday, but over the weekend BCUSU put on an Alumni event for students past and present to say goodbye to City North Campus in Perry Barr, which will be closing soon. Many staff and students will be moving to the new Curzon Building in City Centre …

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28 May 2015
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Scratch Radio Elections – THE RESULTS

Another year has passed so that means another committee will now be left sat in the cold outside Parkside. First of all, congratulations to everybody that applied, and to everybody that voted. It was a fantastic turn out as 30 people decided to choose the fate of Scratch Radio. The winners of the election are …

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24 March 2015
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  • We are at the Creative Fair in Millennium Point in the City Centre campus! Come along and say hey!!
#snapscratch
  • Calling all photographers!!
#SnappedBCUSU - Starts TODAY!
Want to WIN a polaroid camera? • Snap a picture of the city or one of our 8 university campuses • Upload it to your Instagram profile
• Tag @SnappedBCUSU
• Use #SnappedBCUSU in the post • @snappedbcusu  WILL REPOST every picture we are tagged in that uses the hashtag
• The picture that receives the most likes WINS a Polaroid Camera!
*Please note…
Any inappropriate images will not be reposted.
GO FOLLOW THE OFFICIAL INSTAGRAM PROFILE FOR MORE INFORMATION: @snappedbcusu 
GO GO GO!
  • Today's the day! Welcome fair! Interested in photography? Get down to our stand in the marquee, just inside the door on the right. Ask any questions, meet Becky (President) and Gemma (Vice President), grab some sweets and sign up for more info! :)
  • COME ALONG TONIGHT! 
Tonight is our welcome talk, it is taking place in the Curzon ground floor lecture theatre (C087)
Come along to say hello and hear us chat about what we do! You can buy your membership there tonight too! 
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  • Our president @rebeccachiversmedia, went down to the clothes show at the weekend so look out for her photos!
  • Becky is at Enterprise Nation's  The Fashion and Jewellery Exchange today at the BCU School of Jewellery 
#FJExchange
  • Come and find us in Curzon atrium today! We're here till 4pm!
  • @momomoyouth at the #barclycardarena 
Please ask if you want to use this photo! 
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  • @momomoyouth at the #barclycardarena 
Please ask if you want to use this photo! 
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  • Lucy and Angelo are at @crufts  today covering for Snap Scratch and @thescratchbcu 
Keep your eyes peeled for more photos! 
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  • We had an awesome studio session today! A great turn out as well! 
Thanks to the wonderful model @walking.overdose for helping us out!
  • Do you have any beautiful photos of our city? Show us them! 
This was taken by @rebeccachivs ☀️
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