Category Archives: Features

Reigate & Banstead Writes

Reigate & Banstead Writes is a new local, short story competition established by The Warwick School with a simple rule – the story has to be set in the local area.

Over 400 entries were received for students in Years 5-9. The winning stories were read on David Jay’s Afternoon Stroll Teabreak and are now available to Listen On Demand.

Year 5 – Grace Moore (St Joseph’s Primary Redhill) with her story ‘Beneath’ Read for the Afternoon Stroll Teabreak by Katie Harvey and broadcast on Thu 8 June.

Year 8 – Ben Herneman (St Bede’s Redhill) with his story ‘The Lord of the Rails’ Read for the Afternoon Stroll Teabreak by David Jay and broadcast on Thu 15 June.

Grace with mum Nadine and her Y5 teachers at St Joseph’s.
Ben Herneman (St Bede’s Redhill)

Redhill Choiroke

Have you ever thought of singing but perhaps have been a little shy?


Then your chance to have a go is coming to the Harlequin theatre, Redhill on Saturday 10th June in the form of a fun-tastic event “Choiroke” where lots of choirs come together to perform songs based on a theme and some numbers where the audience can join in.


Susy Radio is the official broadcast partner for this year`s “Choiroke” and I went along to Rehearsals to find out more and caught up with Musical Director Sean Peters and asked him about the preparations for the big night …..

Annie Whitmore: Birding news from Holmethorpe Sand Pits

Located in South Merstham is Holmethorpe Sand Pits – home to a variety of species of birds.

If you fancy trying to spot some birds on this local patch but aren’t sure what to look for and where to look, listen to Annie Whitmore’s interview with local birder Neil Randon.

For daily reports from Holmethorpe Sand Pits go to:

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Garden Warbler. © Photo by Ray Baker

Highlights of Susy Breakfast from the Cowpie Show

Neil Munday and Izzie Brooks were down at the Cowpie Show bright and early to broadcast the breakfast show on Susy Radio 103.4FM. Here is a round up of interviews and highlights including Izzie trying her hand at tractor driving, Jonathan Marshal and his Free Spirits Falconry and Horse Display plus Barry & Mick from Worthing.

Listen On Demand:

Approximate timings from the start of the audio:
3 mins – Rachel, Blooming Good Nursery,
5 mins – Jenny,Just Springer Rescue,
9 mins – Luke, Izzie Tractor driving,
16 mins – Belinda / Ken Fox – Wall of Death,
22 mins – Barry & Mick from Worthing (Visitors),
23 mins – Ladies from St Francis RFC (Sumo),
24 mins – Lovito, Ice Cream Man,
24.5 mins – Jeff Nichols, Grass Shark Hunter- Mole-Lenium stadium,
26 mins – Joe Sardo, Surrey 4×4 response,
30 mins – Luke Smith, Surrey Young Farmers Chairman,
34 mins – Jonathan Marshal – Free Spirits Falconry and Horse Display,
40 mins – Brandon Bailey, The Stunt Riders Display