Crowdfunder appeal

Thanks to you we have exceeded our fundraising target. You make it shine.

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Who’s on Shine Radio?

Meet the team and discover what you’ll hear on Petersfield’s new radio service

featured favourites

Growing Together

The brighter gardening show with Ann-Marie Powell and Claire Vennis. Grow with us every month.

Talking Books

Published author Suzie Wilde and bookshop owner Tim O’Kelly explore their love of books, the joy of stories and the craft of writing.

the P pod

Petersfield people and Petersfield stories, every week with Claire Vennis and Joff Lacey.

Wilde Walks

Inspirational walks in beautiful countryside around Petersfield with Suzie Wilde and her labrador Raine.

Petersfield Weather

Petersfield meteorologist Richard Marks draws on decades of experience observing the weather conditions in our unique local microclimate.

Sports Chat

Comedian Alistair Barrie joins Dave Bowers and James Robbins for lively chat around current sports issues

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Young voices on ‘fast fashion’

Young voices on ‘fast fashion’

Young Shine Radio presenters Meg and Sacha are alert to today’s environmental challenges and how we can help to live in a more sustainable way. In this programme, they explain how “fast fashion” affects the environment and how Petersfield may be doing some things right.

Morning Report – Friday 9 October

Morning Report – Friday 9 October

James Robbins and Harrison RB present today’s essential information for Petersfield and its villages. Kate looks ahead to today’s weather prosepcts and James brings you up to date with the latest sports news,

Morning Report – Thursday 8 October

Morning Report – Thursday 8 October

Suzie Wilde and Joff Lacey are here with today’s roundup of local news and information for Petersfield and its villages. Plus, an update on our Crowdfunder Appeal to help bring live church services to isolated people.

Morning Report – Wednesday 7 October

Morning Report – Wednesday 7 October

Michael Auger and Lucy Davies have today’s essential local information for Petersfield and its villages. Plus, how you can help us bring live church services to lonely and isolated people in our area as we launch a Crowdfunder Appeal.

the P pod – 6 October, 2020

the P pod – 6 October, 2020

In this week’s P pod, presenters Claire Vennis and Joff Lacey visit Hector’s Menswear, the new gent’s outfitters in Chapel Street, to meet owner Joe Bicknell. Plus some guest trousers!

Morning Report – Tuesday 6 October

Morning Report – Tuesday 6 October

The Town Council explains its decision to cancel the Taro Fair, there’s new hope for you if you’re looking for work and as house prices continue to rise, Petersfield gets another kitchen showroom.

Martin’s Money Moment

Martin’s Money Moment

Martin Bamford reports: TSB to close its Petersfield branch in April 2021; millions of jobs at risk as furlough scheme comes to a close; property prices recovering; and the government launches a new job scheme.

Morning Report – Friday 2 October

Morning Report – Friday 2 October

James Birdseye welcomes you to the show, Harrison RB has Petersfield’s local news, our blustery local weather is with Kate Fairweather, and James Robbins looks ahead to our local weekend sport.

Give money

As a not-for-profit project run by volunteers in the local community we rely on the generosity of people like you.

Please consider making a donation to support our volunteers and to help provide Petersfield with the radio service it deserves.

Church service crowdfunder

Our crowdfunder campaign is now closed and we have exceeded our appeal target.

Thanks to you we can now plan to bring live services from St Peter’s Church to the widest possible number of radio listeners, including vulnerable and isolated people in our area.


We have no paid staff, directors or shareholders so every pound you give goes directly into the project.

You can pay online with a Debit or Credit card via PayPal.

To make a BACS transfer contact us for our bank details.


Buy tickets in the East Hampshire Community Lottery.

When you choose Petersfield Community Radio as your good cause we receive 50p for every ticket you buy.


We’re proud to be sponsored and supported by local companies and organisations. You can support our project too.

Petersfield Town Council awarded our volunteer team a grant in January 2020 to help develop the 24 hour radio service. With the council’s support and further fundraising we launched Petersfield’s Shine Radio on 15 August 2020.

Give time

Project volunteers have fun making radio programmes and help to run things behind the scenes.

We rely on a wide range of skills, both technical and creative so if you’re reliable, commited and community-spirited join our team.

Open invitation

Whether you bring years of radio experience or just a passion for Petersfield, everybody’s welcome in our volunteer team.

Open up

Find the unique personal stories and experiences of Petersfield people. Take the initiative and make great radio.

Open learning

Learn media skills alongside broadcasting and journalism professionals who live locally and support our project.

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