What’s On Air

Here’s what you can hear on 101.8 WCR FM in a typical week. Sometimes programmes might change at short notice, we’ll try and keep you as up to date as possible!


6am WCR Breakfast Show with Stuart Hickman.
10am Ian Burt – A mix of great music with Ian.
12pm Wolverhampton Today – Local news and information for Wolverhampton.
2pm Lyndon Edwards in the afternoons.
4pm James Levett Driving Wolverhampton Home.


7pm Music & Memories with Phil Solomon – Music from the 50’s to the 80’s mixed with star interviews and memories of times gone by.
9pm Andy Hitchman’s Happy Hour.
10pm Mike Hardacre’s Milestones & All That Jazz – Unwind on your Monday night with the best in classic Jazz.
12-1 David Horton – with Euro Music.


7pm Mick Wright in the Evening – Mick trawls through his record collection and interview archive to bring you a personal selection of album tracks and anecdotes.
9pm Glenn Morris – Music, comedy and interviews with Glenn.
10pm Unchained with Garry Foster – …..the eclectic rock show for the eclectic rock fan.


7pm Amplitude with Hype – News, Interviews and great music for the African-Caribbean community.
9pm Beats a bar with Mitch & JP – Showcasing great music made in our great city.
10pm Reggae and R&B with Shaun Baxter – Great Reggae & R&B, old and new til Midnight.


7pm Wolverhampton Country with Jim Duncan – Join Jim for the best in classic and modern country from the states and UK country scenes.
9pm Fresh Sound with Lyndon Edwards – A look at the new single and album releases this week.
10pm Garry Fosters Prog Rock – Garry’s back for a two hour experience of classic Prog Rock.
12am Raiders of the lost 80s with Jack Haywood.


6pm Friday Feeling – James Levett kickstarts your weekend with an hour of great dance tunes.
7pm Totally 80’s with Gary King – Two hours of great retro tunes to start the weekend – Brought to you by PC Go Faster.com
9pm The Milk Bar with Jason & Zoe – A slice of Wolverhampton in an hour with local bands, actors what’s ons and much more.
10pm Classic Rock with Trev French – Three hours of great rock tunes to start your weekend.


6am Chris Munday – Classic tracks, a look at pop music history, the Weird World of Wubbish and more.
8am Alex Ruthven – Saturday Breakfast – Highlighting what’s on at the weekend and new music entering the WCR playlist as well as new releases.
10am Saturday Sport with Ian Burt – A look ahead at the weekend’s fixtures across the whole sporting spectrum in Wolverhampton.
12pm Chris Weaving At The Weekend – Three hours of great music, gig guides and a bit of fun.
3pm Wolverhampton’s Greatest Hits with Pete Roberts – Your turn to choose the music. Call Pete on Wolverhampton 572257.
6pm Out On The Floor with Hitsville Chalky – Two hours of Northern Soul & Motown Classics.
8pm Groove Indicator with Andy Walters – It’s the discotheque in your own home with club classics, funk, soul and dance til 10.
10pm The Saturday Night Mix with Lyndon Edwards – Twenty Five years of clubbing tunes expertly mixed into three hours.
1am James Levett – though the night, with the latest club hits.


6am Alan Nicklin’s Guilty Pleasures.
8am David King’s Taste Wolverhampton: food and drink on the radio. Latest foodie headlines, food alerts around 8.30am, Foodie What’s On around 9.30, and wine-tasting with Simon Ward every fortnight.
10am The Late Breakfast Show with Dave Homer. Quizzes to tickle the braincells.
12pm Sunday Sixties with Les Ross.
2pm Seventies Supergold with Chris Harper.
4pm The Album Show with Mike Zeller.
5pm Inside Tracks with Pete Whitehouse: guests talk about their lives and the music they have enjoyed over the years.
6pm Acceptable In The Noughties with Lyndon & Jack
8pm Totally 90’s with Gary King.
10pm Pillow Talk with Robin The Vinyl Junkie. Gentle music from those spinning discs: not CDs.

At all other times 101.8 WCR FM continues to play a great mix of music with news updates on the hour.

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