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Susy Presenter, Neil Munday, lends a hand to the ‘Greenaway Foundation’

Susy Presenter, Neil Munday, recently honoured his on-air commitment and helped sort food hampers and presents in Crawley.

He interviewed Darren Greenaway, Chairman and Trustee of the “Greenaway Foundation”, about two appeals they run each year. “Christmas Hamper” appeal providing families nominated to them by various authorities to receive a Christmas food Hamper with all the essentials for a Christmas meal and the “Wishing Tree” Appeal where a young person’s wish for a simple gift is made true through the help of donations and sponsors.

Neil, during the interview, made a promise to go and help and broadcast live from the Oriel School located in Maidenbower, Crawley on the morning of Christmas Eve.

A 7am arrival at the school, still dark, but a queue of volunteers waiting for the first arrival of fresh chickens, cream and other perishables from a local supermarket to be added to the already sorted hampers of tinned food and vegetables that arrived the day before. The food is fresh and turned around quickly says the health and hygiene advisor or the project.

A system of numbers allocates the products to the hampers, people have been spoken to and food allergies checked, presents are added to the hampers and the volunteer army of private car owners and van drivers arrives with only 4 drops each and instructions on how to manage conflict, personal safety and abuse are sent on their way.

Neil accompanied one such delivery (he cannot go to a private house due to broadcast constraints and has to keep people anonymous) so goes along with the final delivery, the over supplied/ordered food to Crawley Open House where all is received with joy and will be redistributed through their own network of deserving people for Christmas.

Neil said afterwards to a colleague “it’s humbling yet enjoyable to see the community working for the community and to bring a smile to a young face and good cheer to the dining table at Christmas”.


During Christmas Eve Morning, Neil spoke with Jim Richman and Ellie P in the studio, live from Oriel School:

Neil speaks with Darren Greenaway:

Image courtesy of Simon

‘Dick Whittington’ at The Hawth

This year’s pantomime at The Hawth guarantees an evening of family fun and entertainment.

‘DICK WHITTINGTON’ stars CHARLIE BROOKS (EastEnders, I’m a Celebrity Winner), GEMMA HUNT (CBeebies’ Swashbuckle), DAVID RIBI (CH5’s Milkshake), with Crawley favourites, the fabulous MICHAEL J BATCHELOR and RICHARD FRANKS.

‘Dick Whittington’ plays at The Hawth until 5th January, 2020 and more information on ticket availability can be found at: https://www.parkwoodtheatres.co.uk/The-Hawth

Susy Radio’s Joe Exler caught up with Richard Franks and Cameron Blakely to find out more:


Images and video courtesy of The Hawth, Crawley

Your Carols this Christmas on Susy Radio 103.4

Neil Munday, one of the Susy Radio presenters, has been asking on air via a promo and via twitter for you, your choir or group to send in a few carols to him at [email protected].

The response has been terrific and the music and vocals absolutely mind blowing. There is real talent in East Surrey and North Sussex.

The songs submitted were checked and then an introduction recorded for each so you, our listeners, know exactly who these brilliant local people in our community are.

Each song is then entered onto our system at Susy Radio which will pop them into the day totally at random so everyone will get a chance to hear them all, we are sure.

Susy Radio would like to thank you all and wish you a Happy and Enjoyable Christmas

 

 

 

 

 

 

Celebrity chef Tony Tobin advises Annie on Christmas cooking

Our presenter Annie Whitmore had the pleasure of interviewing celebrity chef Tony Tobin.

He chatted to Annie about his latest venture – Ranmore at Reigate Heath – as well as giving her valuable advice on preparing the perfect Christmas feast.

If you want to achieve culinary triumphs over the festive period, this is the interview to listen to …

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