In Loving Memory is a brand new feature on Hope FM, where we play special memorial services, and share advice to anyone who may have recently lost a loved one, or has had to cope with saying goodbye during the time of Covid-19. Sponsored by Chester Pearce Funeral Service. You can hear the latest from […]

Listen in every Tuesday from 7am during the Hope FM Breakfast Show to catch the latest update from Faithworks Wessex – discussing what local Churches and organisations are doing during the time of Covid-19. Listen to the latest update on the playlist below… The NEW Prayer Line from YMCA Bournemouth & Faithworks Wessex In May […]

Listen in to the Bournemouth Daily Echo Weekly Update every Wednesday during Community NOW! (10am-12noon) with Blair and Associate Editor, Andy Martin. Listen to the latest update on the playlist below… A Message from the Daily Echo… Times are challenging for the local newspaper industry. The Coronavirus outbreak has hit us hard due to declining […]

Every 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… Tuesday 21st July As Long As He Needs Me Blue Hawaii PAST WEEKS… Tuesday 14th July Island of Dreams Gilly Gilly Ossenfeffer […]

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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