Jamie & Louise visit Bangor University

Radio Wales’ popular radio magazine show Jamie & Louise, fronted by journalist–presenters Jamie Owen & Louise Elliott, came live from Bangor University on Friday 7 October (listen again here for next 6 days).

Radio presenters Jamie Owen & Louise ElliottRadio presenters Jamie Owen & Louise Elliott

Mixed in with the music, the presenters interviewed a range of students and staff, between 9.00 and 12.00, providing a snapshot of life at the University.

Before the broadcast, Paul Forde, Senior Producer, Jamie and Louise, BBC Radio Wales said: “BBC Radio Wales prides itself on covering stories from every corner of Wales. When we heard about some of the innovative and exciting research projects taking place at Bangor University we couldn't resist bringing the programme up to find out more about some of them. We're sure it will be a fascinating morning's listening for our audience.

Vice Chancellor, Professor John Hughes is interviewed on the Jamie & Louise programme on Radio WalesVice Chancellor, Professor John Hughes is interviewed on the Jamie & Louise programme on Radio Wales“Universities are home to all kinds of research – and a great deal of our research feeds in to different aspects of daily life in Wales. We also work closely with our local community so it’s fantastic to have the opportunity to invite Radio Wales listeners into the University like this,” said Vice-Chancellor Professor John Hughes, who took part in the programme.

Publication date: 5 October 2011