On the Goldmine this week we’re asking you about Status Quo. Status Quo are well known for hits such as ‘Rockin All Over the World’ but they have had more recent releases such as their current single Bula Bula Quo. Do you think Status Quo should continue to release music or should they call it a day. Have your say in our poll below….
Milli Vs Dan @ Country Fest
The whole team was out in force at this years Country Fest, we teamed up with Get Active from Lakes Leisure to put on an obstacle course for the Under 14′s. To round off the day myself and DJ Milli went head to head on the course, here’s the video….
Funny Video – Real Life Facebook Update
A YouTube video has offered a glimpse of what life might look like if Facebook ruled the world.
Created by ExtremelyDecentFilms, the video sees Facebook personified as an annoyingly friendly man in blue turning up at a mans house to show off his new life updates.
Lakeland Radio Behind the Scenes Video Tour
Take a look at what happens at Lakeland Radio with my short behind the scenes tour, hope you enjoy!
In Keswick for our 101.4FM Launch
I was in Keswick on Sunday (21st April) for the launch of our new 101.4FM Frequency. Here are some of the pictures featuring me…
Last week Giant Spiders, this week Giant Snails!
Officials in Florida are worried about public health following an outbreak of ‘Giant Snails’. It’s been reported that the snails which can grow to be the size of a rabbit are being caught at the rate of 1,000 per week! There is also concern that the supersized snails could cause building damage as they can eat their way through building plaster. It provides them with the calcium they need to grow shells.
Is this the scariest Spider you’ve ever seen – It’s the size of a face!
Scientists have found an enormous, previously unknown, species of venomous spider in a remote Sri Lankan village
The giant tarantula is as big as a human face. Its legs span a massive 20cm (8 inches)
Comet Panstarrs seen in Cumbrian Skies
Over the last few weeks Comet Panstarrs has been visible in the night sky over the Lake District. Stuart Atkinson from the Eddington Astronomical Society of Kendal recently took these images above Kendal.
Comet Panstarrs as seen in the pictures above is the ‘warm up act’ for what we’re hoping to be a bigger and brighter Comet called ISON which should be visible in the Cumbrian Skies towards the end of the year. You can find out more about Panstarrs and Ison by visiting Stuart Atkinson’s dedicated blog here
Astronaut Tweets Picture of Cumbria
On Monday Night Commander Chris Hadfield currently stationed on board the International Space Station travelling at over 17,000 miles per hour Tweeted this picture of Morecambe Bay and the South of Cumbria saying “Morecambe at the seaside, England, home and namesake to the much beloved comedian and entertainer”
In Grasmere, I Met Bownessie!
Recently, I was minding my own business in Grasmere when I bumped into Bownessie, here’s the proof…
You can now follow Bownessie on Twitter @TheBownessie
(Thanks to Evsie for the Picture!)
ABOUT DAYTIME WITH DAN
You can join me, Dan Beale weekdays from 10am – 2pm for ‘Daytime’ here at Lakeland Radio.
Each day at 10.20 we’ll be taking you back in time with our Hits & Headlines, 4 songs from 1 year, but can you work out the year from the songs played and the clues give?
You can play along with ‘Morning Movie Mystery’ at 11.15am – can you work out what our mystery movie is? If you can you could win a pair of cinema tickets for either the Brewery Arts Centre in Kendal or the Alhambra Cinema in Keswick
From 12noon it’s Your Requests where you can choose the music! Let us know what you’d like to hear and we’ll play as many of your requests as we can!
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