Introducing Poetry from WCR FM for Wolverhampton
Posted by Ian Henery at Sunday, March 19th, 2023 7:00am
It's Mothering Sunday - not Mothers Day
British Science Week
Posted by Ian Henery at Sunday, March 12th, 2023 7:00am
The theme this year is celebration
Posted by Ian Henery at Sunday, March 5th, 2023 7:00am
Wolverhampton became a Fairtrade City in 2005
First Sunday in Lent
Posted by Ian Henery at Sunday, February 26th, 2023 7:00am
Are you giving up something for Lent?
Posted by Ian Henery at Sunday, February 19th, 2023 7:00am
I`ve never written a poem about pancakes before or even Shrove Tuesday.
Love is a Many-Splendored Thing
Posted by Ian Henery at Sunday, February 12th, 2023 7:00am
Valentine's Day poem
Poem for Wolverhampton Literature Festival
Posted by Ian Henery at Sunday, February 5th, 2023 7:00am
The Festival always looks to provide something for everyone through an outstanding programme of events
National Storytelling Week
Posted by Ian Henery at Sunday, January 29th, 2023 7:00am
We`re encouraging everyone in Wolverhampton to celebrate National Storytelling Week between 28th January - 5th February.
Chinese New Year 2023
Posted by Ian Henery at Sunday, January 22nd, 2023 7:00am
A poem for Chinese New Year
Martin Luther King Jnr`s Day
Posted by Ian Henery at Sunday, January 15th, 2023 8:00am
It`s his birthday on the 16th, and in the US some workers get the day off from work and schools close
The Twelve Days of Christmas
Posted by Ian Henery at Sunday, January 8th, 2023 7:00am
People sing it over and over but why 12 days?
Happy New Year 2023
Posted by Ian Henery at Sunday, January 1st, 2023 7:00am
We need to have hope, peace, joy and love for all of us to have a future in 2023.
The Christmas Child
Posted by Ian Henery at Sunday, December 25th, 2022 7:00am
Billions of people are caught up in Christmas celebrations each year, wishing "Merry Christmas" but failing to consider the reason for the season.
4th Advent Candle - Power of Love Over Wolverhampton
Posted by Ian Henery at Sunday, December 18th, 2022 8:00am
In the previous weeks we`ve had poems about hope, peace and joy. The fourth candle is the candle of love.
Line-up announced for Wolverhampton Literature Festival
Posted by Ian Henery at Tuesday, December 13th, 2022 10:07am
Wolverhampton Literature Festival returns from 3 to 5 February 2023 for its seventh year.
3rd Advent Candle - Gaudete Sunday
Posted by Ian Henery at Sunday, December 11th, 2022 9:00am
In our candles of Advent series, we`re looking at the symbolic importance of the 5 candles in the Advent Wreath featured in churches on Sunday. Churches light one candle a week, starting the first week of December.
The 3rd candle is the candle of joy.
2nd Advent Candle - Peace
Posted by Ian Henery at Sunday, December 4th, 2022 9:00am
Christmas is about peace and making peace with others.
1st Advent Candle - Hope
Posted by David King at Sunday, November 27th, 2022 8:00am
Rainbows represent diversity and inclusivity
Poet in Residence Starts Preparing for Wolverhampton Literature Festival
Posted by Ian Henery at Sunday, November 20th, 2022 5:20pm
WCR Fm is firing up in readiness to support the community and Wolverhampton Council.
Pictured L to R in the Mander Centre Community Hub: Josh Griffiths, Ian Henery, Poet in Residence, Chris Allen, Chair WCR FM, Greg Stokes, The Kates Hill Press, Claire Tedstone, Saturday Books & Gallery, Laura Times.
World Children's Day
Posted by Ian Henery at Sunday, November 20th, 2022 6:00am
On 20th November 1959 the UN General Assembly adopted the Declaration of the Rights of the Child.
Red Paper Poppies of Remembrance
Posted by Ian Henery at Sunday, November 13th, 2022 9:00am
For those who leave never to return; for those who return but are never the same
Save The Light House Wolverhampton
Posted by Ian Henery at Sunday, November 6th, 2022 4:00pm
The weight of regret will be heavy once those doors are slammed shut
Wolverhampton Literature Festival Poetry Competition 2023
Posted by Ian Henery at Wednesday, November 2nd, 2022 10:00am
The Wolverhampton Literature Festival has opened its poetry competition to poets from across the globe for the sixth consecutive year.
Posted by Ian Henery at Sunday, October 23rd, 2022 4:00pm
A poem for Black History Month: one blood, one race, one people.
WCR FM: The home of Great Music and Pure Poetry!
Posted by WCR Press Release at Wednesday, October 12th, 2022 10:00am
Wolverhampton’s only station has added poetry to its repertoire
WCR: new board member
Posted by WCR Press Release at Thursday, September 29th, 2022 10:00am
The distinguished writer, poet and solicitor Ian Henery is joining the station’s experienced team.
Ian Henery: poet packs a punch
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