HAF Easter 2024

2nd April marked the kick-off of our Easter HAF (Holiday Activities and Food) program, and oh, what a start it was! 📸 Our very own Brian Boyd turned into a selfie guru, teaching our eager kids the secret behind the perfect selfie pose. Smiles all around! 😄🤳 🎤 Then, creativity took the spotlight as the… Continue reading HAF Easter 2024


Empowering Youth Through Radio: A Look Inside CANDOFM’s Transformative Project

In the heart of our community, an innovative project has been unfolding, one that harnesses the power of radio to foster youth development and engagement. Funded by the Better Tomorrows initiative, organised by Cumbria Community Foundation, CANDOFM Community Radio Station has embarked on a remarkable journey to enrich the lives of young people through the… Continue reading Empowering Youth Through Radio: A Look Inside CANDOFM’s Transformative Project


SoapBox Derby 2024

Get Ready for the Thrills and Spills: Barrow Soapbox Derby is Back! Get your engines revved up and your creative juices flowing because the Barrow Soapbox Derby is back, and it’s set to be bigger and better than ever! 🏎️💨 CandoFM is thrilled to announce that we’ll once again be providing the entertainment throughout this… Continue reading SoapBox Derby 2024


Back in Time – Radio Play

🎙️✨ Calling all Young Stars in Furness! Your Time to Shine with CandoFM! ✨🎙️ Exciting news, Furness youth! 🌟 CandoFM, our award-winning community radio station, is back with an incredible opportunity just for YOU, sponsored by the National Heritage Lottery! 🏆🌈 📻 Project Alert! Dive into History with a World War 2 Radio Play! 🎭… Continue reading Back in Time – Radio Play


HAF Easter Media and Radio Workshops for young people

CANDOFM hosted media and radio workshops for young children, providing an interactive and educational program that taught young people about various aspects of radio and media production. Tailored for ages 7 to 16, the workshops offered a fun, engaging, and hands-on learning experience. https://shows.candofm.co.uk//community-projects/easter_haf-2023/DropZone.mp4 During the workshops, participants were introduced to radio and media production… Continue reading HAF Easter Media and Radio Workshops for young people


Her Majesty, The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Event 

CANDOFM, Barrow BID and Barrowfull were pleased to announce “Her Majesty, the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Event” Teh event was held on Dalton Road Barrow Town Centre on Saturday 4th June. 12pm – 8pm The day saw a spectacular event to honour the Queen’s long service that we hope will stay in people’s memories for many… Continue reading Her Majesty, The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Event 


CandoFM working with Tom Ashton to produce play adapted for radio

Community radio station CandoFM is thrilled to announce their collaboration with local author Tom Ashton to produce his play adapted for radio. The production, which is being adapted for radio by Sue de Gruyther, promises to be an exciting venture for both CandoFM and its listeners. CandoFM was thrilled to collaborate with Tom Ashton on… Continue reading CandoFM working with Tom Ashton to produce play adapted for radio


Youth Radio

Providing opportunities for young people to develop and perform their artistic and creative aspirations, such as writing poetry or lyrics and linking music with dance. The radio club’s starting has given the young people of Barrow a platform to be creative in an environment that they wouldn’t normally think of. The radio clubs lets the… Continue reading Youth Radio


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