20th February 2019

Our People

Meet some of our Volunteers – We have more to add to the list and we’ll add them as soon as possible, but here are a few for you to read about….

Bob Wood Bob Wood- Meet Bob or some parts he is known as “BOD” – a well-known spelling mistake (you need to ask him!). Bob presents Cross Connections on Sunday evening and Apple Crumble on Wednesday evenings. Plus Big Apple Jazz on the [...]
Darren Wells- Darren has dabbled in entertainment throughout the years. From appearing on BBC’s Blue Peter to most recently performing on The American Idol Experience in America. “I am in my element right now and having a [...]
Dave Englefield- Join Dave Englefield for The Vinyl Countdown Tuesdays to Fridays at 11am. Dave has been in radio for more than 30 years. Starting off at hospital radio, Dave went on to be a founder member of BCRfm [...]
Jacqui Budd- Jacqui joined the Apple FM team as a trainee with Luke Knight in December 2015, with no broadcasting experience. Her career path had been in nursing up until 2010 when she left to work for her husband’s business. Jacqui said [...]
James Hodges- Growing up James has always been an entertainer, from being the class clown, to working on holiday parks, so radio was a natural progression for him. James said “As soon as I was taken on [...]
Josh Perkins- This is Josh. He has been interested in radio for years and says that since working on Apple FM he really feels that radio is what he would like to do as a career.  Josh [...]
Noel Huggett- Noel joined the ranks of Apple FM with a small amount of broadcasting experience in February 2013. After a chance meeting with a very influential friend who persuaded him that hospital radio was not only [...]
Phil Hodgson- For years I remember always having wished I had followed a former classmate of mine, who went into Hospital Radio in our home city of Kingston upon Hull in East Yorkshire, many years ago, but [...]
Rhys Edwards- This is our Rhys, he joined Apple back in November 2012 after finding out about the station through a good friend.  Rhys has broadcasted across various community radio stations back in his local town in South [...]
Rob Holbrook- Rob’s interests are varied and include music, news, general sport, reading, IT, DIY, gardening, playing golf, tennis and dancing. Music has always been his first love and he first joined Apple back in 2002 as [...]
Rod King- Meet our very own Rock n Roll King, Rod King.  Rod started with Apple AM in August 2006.  Rod loves his shows and doesn’t want the music he loves to be forgotten, Rod knows many [...]
Ross Marchant- This is Ross Marchant and he presents Music Mania on Thursday nights. Ross has had a keen interest in radio for as long as he can remember. Ross has been involved with a number of radio stations [...]
Steve Philips- Here is Steve Phillips, Steve has been with Apple FM since 2008.  Before Apple Steve used to do a live television spot every week-day night 5-6pm. Steve did this for about a year on Taunton television. [...]
Vivienne Cornfoot- Vivienne Cornfoot presents a programme every Wednesday from midday until 2pm. The music she plays covers all genres and is from the 50s to date. Vivienne usually tells the listener something about the music and/ or the artist. Vivienne [...]