Every week John deals with topical issues in depth.
Most are live studio interviews with people in the region who either make the news
or are responsible for making decisions that affect everyone.
His programme has dealt with planning issues, the economy, government cuts, the environment,
business, crime and policing, social service issues plus interviews with stars of
stage screen and radio.
In addition to dealing with matters of interest to residents and listeners in the
region, each month, John has regular features which include gardening expert, Martin
Finney, Economist, Professor Jane Hardy, Newspaper editor Matt Adams, Top beauty
therapist Samantha Murphy, together with a host of interesting guests from the fields
of entertainment, politics and local personalities.
Each month Jean-Marc Fouché and Jan Skyrme-Jones are live from Paris to provide an
update on what is exercising the French across the channel.
Listeners are encouraged to get in touch by e-mail so he can deal with items they
consider important and will take up matters with the relevant people.
To e-mail the programme click the “Contact” link above.
Listeners are welcome to call in during the programme to contribute to the discussion.
They can do this by calling the studio during the programme on: 01727 839926
If you happen to miss the programme, just click the “Listen Again” link above and
catch up with the people in the news.