Recordings made and broadcast by Mumbles Community Radio

Scope and Content

Recordings made and broadcast by Mumbles Community Radio

Administrative / Biographical History

Radio Mumbles, Mumbles Community Radio was a short lived internet community radio service (2009 - 2014) set up by Clive Saddington and recruited volunteers. The studio was originally at the Mumbles Development Office at 4 Dunns Lane, then, after a brief stay at Oystermouth Library, it moved in March 2011 to accommodation above the Co-operative Store on Mumbles Road.

Clive Saddington began broadcasting in 1969 for Radio City, the Swansea Hospital Radio Service, and worked as a DJ in many clubs around Swansea. He was taken on by Swansea Sound 1976-1978, followed by short spells at Radio Orwell (Ipswich) and Beacon Radio (Wolverhampton) before returning to Swansea Sound 1981-1993. He worked for Radio Tycoed 2006-2009. In 2009 he set up Radio Mumbles community radio. He retired in 2015.

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