Help! I’m Trapped In The Body Of An Adequate Comedian!

This is the cry for help from York stand-up comedian, Jake Donaldson.

Comedian Jake Donaldson presents his debut solo hour!

Jake mixes stand-up and storytelling in this show, which explores what really goes on inside his head.

A hilarious hour of comedy about what its like to live with a mental health condition from this up-and-coming comic who is fresh from his debut year at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, and was one of the Huffington Post’s “Ten Must See New Acts at The Edinburgh Fringe.

With support from a selection of the best local, up-and-coming comics on the circuit!

Also named one of “The best comedy show titles at the 2018 Edinburgh Fringe” by British Comedy Guide.

Jake will be joining Declan Minskip for the Lunchtime Rush on Monday 14th January.  Make sure to tune in between midday and 1pm!  www.tworiversradio.stream

As heard on BBC Radio Leeds and Radio Yorkshire.

 “… a comedian not to be missed. Incredibly funny and down to earth.”

 

Saturday 19th January @ The Basement, York

Doors open 7:30pm, Show starts at 8pm.

Tickets are £7 (£5 Students) and are available from the Basement website http://www.thebasementyork.co.uk/jake-donaldson

Two Rivers Radio Schedule 29/10/18

Good Morning!
Tune in to Two Rivers Radio: Midday till 10pm.

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12pm-2pm –  On this week’s edition of The Lunchtime Rush, Declan will be talking about Halloween, ghosts, half term and nostalgia!

2pm – 3pm –  Black York with Fasil Demsash focusing on Black History Month-Open discussion & Music.

3pm-4pm – Breaking York with Graham Blueskies presents lyrics and tunes written played and sung by the people who wrote them. A show case for all genres for fully original work, information about the tracks recordings, where to get them from and go to see the artists’ live performances!  Of note this week we songs from Gary Middleton and Mark Rowen– and a special mention to Breaking York’s first mini tour featuring three local artists Evie Barrand, Quiet Eyes and Ten-79

4pm-5pm – On this weeks Yor Living Well Show, Juliet is in conversation with Aron Murray. We will chatting about the issues with men talking openly about their mental health and focusing on Aron’s story to improved mental health and what supported him on his journey. Plus great music including the Manic Street Preachers!

5pm-6pm – New Show this week! Tom Wilson with The Connoisseur’s Stash will be introducing himself on Two Rivers Radio . Playing some incredible funk, rock, blues, punk and generally stunning vibes. We are looking forward to the straight talkin Salford lad throwing down his gauntlet to York

6pm – 7pm –  This week on The Totally Serious (!) Metal Show , our hero tries to explain the tenuous link between goth and metal, going back in time to an age of long black coats and enormous boots, because as always, heavy metal is a serious business.

7pm-8pm –  Music History 101 is back and this time Christian Greenwood is looking after the Damned.

8pm – 9pm –  This month on Compost John’s Recycled Radio Show, John is joined by Bev and Angie from The Ambulance Wish Foundation – YorkWho support non-mobile, terminally ill/elderly people make memories and transport them to their wish in comfort, with medical support in their Ambulances.

9pm-10pm – Soul Hour  with Paul Coull is back with great choices of soothing tunes to end the night!

www.tworiversradio.stream
 
Two Rivers Radio is a community radio station dedicated to providing unique, original and independent media for the people of York. Run by a dedicated team of hard-working volunteers, Two Rivers Radio is “By the people of York, for the people of York, in the heart of York”
 

We broadcast every Monday from midday ’til 11pm from our pop-up studio at the The Corner Pin, Tanner Row, York.

www.tworiversradio.stream
 
We are a not-for-profit oganisation and all of what we do costs money. If you would like to support us as an individual or a business, please contact us: tworiversradio@gmail.stream or click HERE.
 
If you like what you see, read and/or hear – please ‘like’ our page, comment, share us with your friends, follow us on Instagram and Twitter. Get in touch!! 🙂
 
We are always looking for new presenters, producers, writers, journalists and other team-members – if you’d like to get on board, please drop us a line: tworiversradio@gmail.com
 
www.tworiversradio.stream

Two Rivers Radio Schedule – 22/10/18

Good Morning!
Tune in to Two Rivers Radio: Midday till 11pm.

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12pm-1pm –  On this week’s edition of The Lunchtime Rush, Declan will be talking about a little bit about friendship, a little bit about language and travel! Plus a special Podcast “Me, myself and I” by Kieran Bradley exploring the topic of Mental Health within music!

1pm – 2pm – Brand new show this week:  An Alright Show by Kieran Bradley, this week he will be reviewing the new Boston Manor album, and a little review of their September gig at Kay Club, Leeds, and more music coming from them and other bands within the Pop-Punk genre.

2pm – 3pm –  LGBT Hour with Lisa Kelly: this month has the usual features of great music, news, reviews and special guest, international recording artist Beth McCarthy discussing Labels – the good, the bad and the toxic.

3pm-4pm –  What Rock? with Sam Booth and Alex Fisher is a mini history and run through of iconic Punk Rock bands from it’s beginning to modern music!

4pm-6pm – This slot is going to be a little bit of a Pick’n’Mix and we will dig out the best of the best out of our archives 🙂 If you’d want to join us and get your own show up on the Net Waves of Two Rivers Radio, get in touch:
tworiversradio@gmail.com

6pm – 7pm –  Coastin’ On Tworiversradio  with Stephen Allan will have a spooky theme with songs from Alice Cooper, Guns n Roses, Meatloaf, Rolling Stones and more!!!!

7pm – 8pm –  MTTY with Tracy Nesham-Allan and Stephen Allan is all about colours, no we’re not going to sing a rainbow or red and yellow and pink and blue. Lots of good tunes and a few strange colour facts.

8pm-9pm –  Whoo-hoo! James M Lancaster of New York Brass Band will be joining Kate Lock live to play his fave brass tracks on All That Brass. Can we fit his sousaphone in the Corner Pin studio too? I’ll ask him!

9pm-10pm – Beats’n’Pieces with Jonah Hebron. Plenty of the 90s, plenty of New York, plenty of beats. Tune in and drop out.

10pm – 11pm – Late Mr. Judge to You  IT’S JUST NOT CRICKET… IT’S THE CRICKETS… Full hour dedicated to, and playing music from my bestest ever band… HOWZAT Umpire!!?

www.tworiversradio.stream
 
Two Rivers Radio is a community radio station dedicated to providing unique, original and independent media for the people of York. Run by a dedicated team of hard-working volunteers, Two Rivers Radio is “By the people of York, for the people of York, in the heart of York”
 

We broadcast every Monday from midday ’til 11pm from our pop-up studio at the The Corner Pin, Tanner Row, York.

www.tworiversradio.stream
 
We are a not-for-profit oganisation and all of what we do costs money. If you would like to support us as an individual or a business, please contact us: tworiversradio@gmail.stream or click HERE.
 
If you like what you see, read and/or hear – please ‘like’ our page, comment, share us with your friends, follow us on Instagram and Twitter. Get in touch!! 🙂
 
We are always looking for new presenters, producers, writers, journalists and other team-members – if you’d like to get on board, please drop us a line: tworiversradio@gmail.com
 
www.tworiversradio.stream

Join in York’s First Citywide Well Being Day! (Today)

There will be a number of fantastic pop-up health and wellbeing events going on in and around York today.  Take a look below to see what’s on near you.

HYPNOTHERAPY BY DAVID SEAR
Information drop in at his room on

 

Stonegate in York.

11:00 – 15:00
Find out More & Book

LITTLE STARS STAY AND PLAY

Relax Kids York and Selby with Kirsty are holding a Little Stars Stay and Play Session in Fulford.

10:00 – 11:30
Find Out More & Book

 

WORK LIFE BALANCE NETWALK
Natural Entrepreneurs Workspace & Netwalk North Yorkshire are holding a Work-Life Balance
session and ‘Netwalk’ at Forest Farm Business Park near Fulford.

11:30 – 13:30
Find Out More & Book

PLANT-BASED NUTRITION FOR WELLBEING –CONFUSION or CONFIDENCE?
Vegan, vegetarian, and plant-based diets are buzzwords nowadays. There is so much, often very conflicting and contradictory, information in all sorts of media, including social media about the effects of our nutritional choices on our physical, mental and even emotional health and wellbeing in general.  Come to this talk for a bit of myth-busting and science, ideas and information. Bring your questions for the Q&A session at the end of the talk – I promise that it will be both useful and fun!

16:00 – 17:30
Find Our More & Book

PLAYING WITH WORDS Claire Davies (The Greedy Wordsmith) and Gayle Johnson (Red Tree Writing)

Join Claire and Gayle for a morning of playful writing at True Story, Lord Mayors Walk, as part of
York’s first ever city wide Wellbeing Day. During this interactive session, we will look at how writing can help you reconnect with yourself, tune into your creativity and guide you through life. Together, in an informal, supportive environment, we’ll explore our personal histories with writing, discuss the various forms of writing available to us and play with a few simple writing prompts.  Everybody has the right to write, and this session will get you going whether you already have a personal writing habit or not.

10:00 – 13:00
Find Out More & Book

 

RE-ENERGISING WITH CLAY

Nicola Stead from The Creative Studio
Take a break from your usual routine and come and play with some clay! Re-energise yourself by
making a clay pot and get your imagination going again.
Pay as you feel, all ages welcome, no experience needed. As we all know, looking after our mental
health is an important part of life and we all need to check in on this every now and then, so come and take some time out to relax and enjoy!
Reserve your space by booking online through Eventbrite as a free ticket and any contributions given on the day of the workshop, to cover costs of materials, will greatly be appreciated.

09:30 – 11:00
Find Out More & Book

 

GUT HEALTH & WELLBEING
Join Anna Park for an interactive workshop as part of York Wellbeing Day. The workshop takes place at the Lemon Tree Cafe in Poppleton.
She will be covering aspects of gut health and signposting where to get help and products that are available.  She will also be offering aloe shots for you to try.

12:45 – 14:45
Find Out More & Book

Louise Black Health & Beauty
Mini Massages in aid of York MIND in East Cottingwith

BUSINESS BASED WORKSHOPS
Helen Thorburn – East Yorkshire Education Department
Mark Bates – Make it York

 

Join in York’s Very First Citywide Wellbeing Day – Today!

There will be a number of fantastic pop-up health and wellbeing events going on in and around York today.  Take a look below to see what’s on near you.

HYPNOTHERAPY BY DAVID SEAR
Information drop in at his room on

 

Stonegate in York.

11:00 – 15:00
Find out More & Book

LITTLE STARS STAY AND PLAY

Relax Kids York and Selby with Kirsty are holding a Little Stars Stay and Play Session in Fulford.

10:00 – 11:30
Find Out More & Book

 

WORK LIFE BALANCE NETWALK
Natural Entrepreneurs Workspace & Netwalk North Yorkshire are holding a Work-Life Balance
session and ‘Netwalk’ at Forest Farm Business Park near Fulford.

11:30 – 13:30
Find Out More & Book

PLANT-BASED NUTRITION FOR WELLBEING –CONFUSION or CONFIDENCE?
Vegan, vegetarian, and plant-based diets are buzzwords nowadays. There is so much, often very conflicting and contradictory, information in all sorts of media, including social media about the effects of our nutritional choices on our physical, mental and even emotional health and wellbeing in general.  Come to this talk for a bit of myth-busting and science, ideas and information. Bring your questions for the Q&A session at the end of the talk – I promise that it will be both useful and fun!

16:00 – 17:30
Find Our More & Book

PLAYING WITH WORDS Claire Davies (The Greedy Wordsmith) and Gayle Johnson (Red Tree Writing)

Join Claire and Gayle for a morning of playful writing at True Story, Lord Mayors Walk, as part of
York’s first ever city wide Wellbeing Day. During this interactive session, we will look at how writing can help you reconnect with yourself, tune into your creativity and guide you through life. Together, in an informal, supportive environment, we’ll explore our personal histories with writing, discuss the various forms of writing available to us and play with a few simple writing prompts.  Everybody has the right to write, and this session will get you going whether you already have a personal writing habit or not.

10:00 – 13:00
Find Out More & Book

 

RE-ENERGISING WITH CLAY

Nicola Stead from The Creative Studio
Take a break from your usual routine and come and play with some clay! Re-energise yourself by
making a clay pot and get your imagination going again.
Pay as you feel, all ages welcome, no experience needed. As we all know, looking after our mental
health is an important part of life and we all need to check in on this every now and then, so come and take some time out to relax and enjoy!
Reserve your space by booking online through Eventbrite as a free ticket and any contributions given on the day of the workshop, to cover costs of materials, will greatly be appreciated.

09:30 – 11:00
Find Out More & Book

 

GUT HEALTH & WELLBEING
Join Anna Park for an interactive workshop as part of York Wellbeing Day. The workshop takes place at the Lemon Tree Cafe in Poppleton.
She will be covering aspects of gut health and signposting where to get help and products that are available.  She will also be offering aloe shots for you to try.

12:45 – 14:45
Find Out More & Book

Louise Black Health & Beauty
Mini Massages in aid of York MIND in East Cottingwith

BUSINESS BASED WORKSHOPS
Helen Thorburn – East Yorkshire Education Department
Mark Bates – Make it York

 

Two Rivers Radio Schedule – 17/09/18

Good Morning York!

Good Morning!
Tune in to Two Rivers Radio: Midday till 10pm.

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12pm-2pm –  First up, Lunchtime Rush  with Declan Minskip and fascinating interviews with  Stephanie Rankly from Global Community of Wellness (essential oils) at 12:20 and Laura from Northern College of Acupuncture at 12:40.

2pm – 3pm –  We will replay one of meaningful episodes of Black York  with Fasil Demsash

3pm – 4pm – Here comes Graham Blueskies with Breaking York!

4pm-5pm –  In this weeks Information Takeaway Show, Juliet chats to exhibitors and speakers from the York Wellbeing Day. She will be asking them how they help people and why they became involved. We will be chatting to Claire Davies, David Grobowski, Anna Knowles, Neil Owens and Craig Taylor. Plus the usual uplifting music.

5pm-7pm – Two Rivers Radio studio will be on fiyah! With the very finest Catch a Fire!

7pm – 9pm –  HMGW prepared a special  pre-recoded show over the weekend which includes the long awaited interview with the Sore Thumb Retro Games shop interview. There will also be a blend of great music and some other bits and bobs.

9pm – 10pm –  Paul Coull and magic Soul Hour  will close the day for us!

www.tworiversradio.stream
 
Two Rivers Radio is a community radio station dedicated to providing unique, original and independent media for the people of York. Run by a dedicated team of hard-working volunteers, Two Rivers Radio is “By the people of York, for the people of York, in the heart of York”
 

We broadcast every Monday from midday ’til 11pm from our pop-up studio at the The Corner Pin, Tanner Row, York.

Other exciting news:
Ask York is back! …and again we will be tackling the biggest issues facing the City of York.In this edition of the programme we will be talking about city centre regeneration, the death of the high-street, the rise of the indie, the changing face of the city centre in the wake of mass shop closures, residential development, tourism v resident needs and everything in between.As ever we will present a panel of local decision-makers, influencers, academics and business people to field questions from a live studio audience.So far confirmed we have:

Phil Pinder, Chair of the York Retail Forum
Cllr Ashley Mason (Lib Dem)
David Dunning, News Editor of Minster FM
Imelda Havers, Director of BlueFish Regeneration

Follow the link to find out more about the event:
Ask York

 
www.tworiversradio.stream
 
We are a not-for-profit oganisation and all of what we do costs money. If you would like to support us as an individual or a business, please contact us: tworiversradio@gmail.stream or click HERE.
 
If you like what you see, read and/or hear – please ‘like’ our page, comment, share us with your friends, follow us on Instagram and Twitter. Get in touch!! 🙂
 
We are always looking for new presenters, producers, writers, journalists and other team-members – if you’d like to get on board, please drop us a line: tworiversradio@gmail.com
 
www.tworiversradio.stream

 

 

 

Ask York #2

Join the audience for Ask York #2 @ Chill in the Community Cafe

After the great success of Ask York in January, its back!  This time we will be recording the show on Sunday 25th February at Chill in the Community CIC Cafe in Acomb.

In the February edition there is going to be a focus on city-wide health and well-being, although questions on other topics will be warmly welcomed.

You will be asked to write your questions on slips prior to recording and we will endeavour to include them all – although, we will of course not ask the same question twice.

If you would like to ask a question, but can’t be present on the night please email: tworiversradio@gmail.com with “Ask York Question” as the email title.

Our confirmed panelists include:

with more TBC

Pete Kilbane will be chairing the panel again, keeping order and ensuring that your questions get answered.

The show will not be being broadcast live, but will be being recorded for broadcast the following day, Monday 26th February, at 2pm and again at 8pm here on Two Rivers Radio.

Please arrive at the venue between 7-7:30pm to begin recording at 7:45.  Recording should last approximately 1 hour.  There will be time after the recording to enjoy a coffee and discuss the topics raised in a more informal setting.

If you would like to guarantee you seat at Ask York #2, please click HERE to visit our ticketing site.  All tickets are free.

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