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British Wireless launches 2016 Christmas appeal

British Wireless launches 2016 Christmas appeal

Today British Wireless is launching its 2016 Christmas appeal, with a focus on the friendship and comfort our radios provide to those with sight loss. Read the story.

Digital radio ownership on the up

Digital radio ownership on the up

The latest RAJAR figures have been released today – showing more people than ever own a digital radio. Read the story.

Sonata Plus+ rollout complete

Sonata Plus+ rollout complete

The rollout of the new Sonata Plus+ radios has now been completed thanks to grants from the Freemasons’ Grand Charity and the Wolfson Foundation. Read the story.

Two grants will benefit Scotland

Two grants will benefit Scotland

BWBF has received two grants from different organisations which will benefit visually impaired people in Scotland. Read the story.

“My radio saved my life”

“My radio saved my life”

Our radios mean so many different things to people, but one of our recipients credits his British Wireless set with saving his life. Read the story.

War veteran presented with radio

War veteran presented with radio

A Second World War veteran has been presented with a BWBF radio so she can enjoy memories of her time as a Spitfire pilot. Read the story.

Essex visually impaired to benefit from grant

Essex visually impaired to benefit from grant

A donation from a trust will support elderly visually impaired people in Essex. Read the story.

Visually impaired in Medway to benefit from donation

Visually impaired in Medway to benefit from donation

Generous Medway motorists have helped raise funds to support visually impaired people in the area. Read the story.

Trusts fund Concertos for residents in Cumbria and Essex

Trusts fund Concertos for residents in Cumbria and Essex

Visually impaired people living in Cumbria and Essex will benefit from two grants that British Wireless has recently received. Read the story.

Conference gives insight into world of community radio

Conference gives insight into world of community radio

BWBF attended a conference at the weekend to learn more about community radio stations and how we could work with them. Read the story.

BWBF radios are built to last

BWBF radios are built to last

A listener has sent their old radio back to BWBF – which they’ve had since the mid-1980s – and it still works! Read the story.

Work underway to revamp BWBF Talking Newspaper service

Work underway to revamp BWBF Talking Newspaper service

British Wireless’s technical team is working on a redesign of the charity’s Talking Newspaper service. Read the story.