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Friday 9th January 2015 : My next “Northern Soul” BBC radio special

December 15, 2014


It is now confirmed that following on from last Friday’s pilot broadcast on BBC Radio Manchester , (95.1 FM, DAB)  my second Northern Soul special will be transmitted live on BBC Radio Manchester on Friday 9th January 2015. I will be taking calls live on air as well as your tweets, Facebook messages, texts and […]

Listen again to my 3 hour Northern Soul special on the BBC.

December 13, 2014


Thanks to everyone who joined in with my “Northern Soul” 3 hour special on BBC Radio Manchester last night, Friday December 12th. If you missed it, then it will be up on the BBC Radio Manchester “listen again” service until January 12th 2015 / radiomanchester  

Update: My BBC Northern Soul special – emails now active!

December 9, 2014


Just to let everyone know that the emails are now up and running to make contact with me for this coming Friday’s “Northern Soul” special on BBC Radio Manchester. The show goes out live on Friday December 12th between 22: 00 and 01:00 on 95.1FM or DAB (digital ) or online : You can […]

On Friday December 12th – a Northern Soul special on BBC Radio Manchester.

December 3, 2014


Just to let you know that I ll be presenting a 3 hour Northern Soul special for BBC Radio Manchester on Friday 12th December 2014 between 22:00 – 01:00. The show will trace the development of the scene in the region, from it’s early beginnings at the “Twisted Wheel” in Manchester , to the Wigan […]

Good news….”Soul Sauce” Listen again is now set up on Solar Radio!

July 7, 2014


Just to advise all that ” listen again” IS now up and running!   Just visit and click on “DJs & shows” , then “Richard Searling” and you will see that both hour one and hour two are now there ready for you to hear if you missed them last Sunday 4pm-6pm or Wednesday […]

Soul Sauce on Solar Radio Sunday 6th July

July 5, 2014


Just a reminder that “A Cellar Full of Soul” and “Rare and well done” come together under one banner between 16:00 – 18:00 tomorrow Sunday 6th July on Solar Radio   In hour one, an hour of classic Northern including a look back at the famous Catacombs in Wolverhampton and a great all-time top 3 from […]

Solar Radio – my show is now repeated on Wednesday mornings!

June 30, 2014


Thanks to everyone who tuned in for my first Solar Radio show on Sunday June 29th – your comments are really appreciated. It’s now confirmed that in addition to the Sunday afternoon 4 – 6pm slot, the programme will be repeated between  6am-8am on Wednesday mornings on Sky Channel 0129 / or via the Solar […]

Tribute to a soul legend – Bobby Womack

June 28, 2014


Just to let everyone know that I ll be doing my tribute to Bobby Womack in the second hour of my Soul Sauce programme next Sunday July 6th  Some of his music, hear his take on the industry and his life and some concert highlights Solar Radio 16:00 – 18:00   Solar Radio Sky Channel […]