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Ujima Radio’s 8th Birthday

All throughout July, Ujima Radio 98fm will be celebrating 8 years of broadcasting both on and off-air with:

A live broadcast from

  • The M Shed’s Childhood of summer exhibition at the Mshed on 4th July
  • Empowered 2016 rom 4 – 6pm on 15th July, a celebration of the next generation of young talent from Bristol’s inner-city
  • The region’s biggest outdoor event, the Harbour Festival on 16th – 17th July.
  • Talking Carnival from 4 – 6pm on 22nd July, where we’ll hear the thoughts on the founders, funders and concerned community groups on the future of the St Pauls Carnival.
  • And don’t forget, on Friday July 29th, from 4 – 8pm you can join us for our live on-air birthday party at which you can mingle with some of your favourite presenter’s.


There’ll also be opportunities to hear Iconic audio gems from our past 8 years with interviews from global icons such as Stephanie Mills, Chronix, Kurtis Blow, Afrika Bambartaa, Benjamin Zephinah, Public Enemy, Brandy, Dawn Penn, Shaggy, Kranium, Bunny Wailer, Colin Jackson, Melissa Morgan, Baby Bam, Lady Leshurr, Levi Roots and many many more.


So, all throughout July, you too can help your triple award winning Ujima Radio celebrate our 8th birthday in 5 quick and easy steps:

1. Download and print off our birthday plaque here

2. In your own words tell us why you think Ujima is Great – feel free to get creative.

3. Take a picture of yourself with the completed Birthday plaque.

4. Tweet your pic to #Ujimais8

5. Tell your mates and colleagues and get them to do the same #ujimais8


And finally keep your eye peeled for the next edition of the Bristol Cable and a feature on Ujima.


On behalf of all the Volunteers, Presenters and Directors at Ujima we would like to thank you our listeners for tuning into us. And remember, we’re by you for you which is why we’re still Bristol’s No1 Urban Radio station. Stay tuned!


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