Community on air

A NEW community radio station has hit the airwaves.

And Ulgham resident Keith Newman will be championing new wave and punk music after joining Ultra Radio as a DJ.

The station, put together by the Northumberland Community Arts & Media Partnership voluntary group, started broadcasting on 87.7FM last week and as well as Morpeth it covers South East Northumberland.

Mr Newman is the presenter of the New Wave with Newman show which will broadcast on Thursdays from 8pm to 10pm.

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