Local Radio Day

Local Radio Day Quick Facts

2021 Date25 May 2021
2022 Date25 May 2022
Local Radio Day

Local Radio Day History

Local Radio Day seeks to highlight the value of local radio. This day acknowledges and celebrates the connections between local radio stations and their communities. It highlights the impact that local radio has had and hopes to strengthen it.

Local Radio Day was created in 2015 by UKRD. It is observed annually in the second to last week of May.

Local Radio Day Facts & Quotes

  • The theme for Local Radio Day in 2020 was Communities making waves: turning the tide on isolation.
  • In 2020 over 150 radio stations participated in the Local Radio Day event.
  • It was great to celebrate Local Radio Day with #PledgeToTalk, encouraging listeners to talk to friends and family they hadn’t spoken to for some time, tackling loneliness and self-isolation during the pandemic. It was heart-warming to see so many people getting involved - Editor at BBC Radio Sussex and Surrey, Mark Carter, 2020

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