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Welcome to The Midweek Drive

Written by on 9th June 2010

Hosted by Siren FM’s co-founder & Programme Leader for the MA in Community Radio & BA in Contemporary Culture & Communications programmes Alex Lewczuk with a regular variety of co-hosts including University Events Officer Julie Corden, faculty Officer Joy Knight , Upstage Left Publicist & Cultural Solutions co-director Sara Bullimore , web-designer Natalie Smith and others providing for an ace audio almanac.

The Midweek Drive provides an eclectic mix of regular contributors from Bafta award winning Doctor Who Director Graeme Harper, former Hilary Clinton assistant Sarah Chase, SFX Editor in Chief Dave Bradley, Angela Rippon, Malcolm Tomlinson, Michele Monro with weekly musical choices from her Father Matt Monro`s recordings , children’s comedy writer Dean Wilkinson, country music expert Cameron Tilbury, Film Critic & Publicist Richard Fitzwilliams, Singer Songwriter Tallulah Rendall, Fiona Hardingham , Amy Raasch & Kelly Duncan –Joiner & others from Los Angeles , Mike Dooley from Florida , Peter Franklin from New York , Sofia Talvik from Sweden and many more correspondents from across the globe .

With audio highlights of items from the show available together with heaps more stuff via Siren’s sister station, you can listen to the interviews by clicking here and don`t forget to check out (and like) our Facebook page. You can even connect via !

A show which encompasses rural news, literature festivals and a wealth of info and interviews from the cultural industries the show guarantees to provide audio entertainment of the highest calibre and is an ideal way to celebrate Wednesdays from 5-7p.m UK time & Thursday mornings from 8.00a.m-10.00a.m with The Midweek Drive Morning Edition.

The Midweek Drive – the perfect show to be hearing while you`re steering .