In Loving memory is a new feature on Hope FM, in association with Chester Pearce Funeral Service… During these challenging times it is very difficult to pay tribute to someone who has passed away. So each week on In Loving Memory Blair will be joined by Rev. Jonathan Martin and guests, including Stephen Nimmo from our sponsor, […]

Hope FM brings you a weekly update from Andy Martin, Associate Editor of the Daily Echo, Bournemouth. These are challenges times for the newspaper industry, including our very own local paper, the Bournemouth Daily Echo. But a trusted local press has never been more important in delivering vital news and information and supporting all our […]

A weekly update from Faithworks Wessex during the time of Covid-19 talking about how the churches are responding, and the partnership work with BCP council and other organisations. Listen live every TUESDAY Breakfast Show with Blair, at approximately 7:40am, or catch up anytime online via our Best Bits platform, or use the embedded soundcloud playlist […]

Every Monday and Tuesday at 9.15am join Blair and Christopher from St Martins URC for a Community Sing-a-Long. Please click on the links below to see the lyrics for each day’s song selection. THIS WEEK… Monday 1st June Everyday (Buddy Holly) Heartache By The Number Tuesday 2nd June Island of Dreams He’s Got The Whole […]

Help us to make our new house a home and keep giving a voice to the whole community of Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole… Since 2007 Hope FM has been giving a voice to the community, over 9000 voices in fact – it’s been 12 years of sharing, storytelling, testimonies, life changing experiences, and  whole lot […]

Time to Shine celebrates its 10th Series when it returns this September. Join Luke, Samantha and Stacey for series 10 of Time to Shine – starting Sunday September the 8th at 6pm. What is Time to Shine? Each month 6 local music acts will perform live for your votes and our judges scores. 2 acts […]

Once again Hope FM brought you live coverage of the biggest church church trade and exhibition show in Europe. LISTEN AGAIN TO ALL THE INTERVIEWS: What is the Christian Resources Exhibition (CRE)? Founded by Gospatric and Diana Home in 1985, the National Christian Resources Exhibition at Sandown Park, Esher grew quickly to become the largest annual event of its kind in Europe, with regular regional exhibitions in cities […]

Hope FM – Community Radio for Bournemouth, Christchurch & Poole, has launched a new Listen Again service. Hosted by you can listen again to the last 30 days worth of broadcasts – from our Breakfast and Drive shows, to our specialist music, teaching, and community programming. Click here to access the service via PC/Mac/IOS/Android. […]

Most budding songwriters dream of their first composition becoming a global success. Usually it remains a dream. For Dave Bilbrough, however, the release of his 1997 song ‘Abba Father‘ saw him make a giant step into international music-writing recognition. Now, four decades in full-time Christian ministry and numerous albums later, he is recognised as one […]

If you’ve never had chance to read the Bible then the FULL CIRCLE Podcast takes you through the Bible library of 66 books, threading its ongoing story of the world together chronologically… The first Bible story sets up all that is to come. If you miss the set-ups, then you’ll miss the pay-offs. Fiona Julian […]

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