Radio Cracker will soon be back on air for their 2018 broadcast. The charity radio station, based in Ballymena, will go on air from 27th November until Christmas Eve. You will be able to pick them up on 107.6FM if you live in the greater Ballymena area or listen online anywhere else in the world!
Radio Cracker Gospel Concert
As well as the radio station, Radio Cracker organise several fundraising events throughout the year. Coming up next is the very popular Gospel Concert. It takes place on Friday 16th November 2018 at 7:45pm in High Kirk Church, Ballymena. This year the concert features Live Issue and friends, Warren Smyth, Billy McFarland, Kate Weir and Cornerstone.
Tickets are available from the Faith Mission bookshop, Ballymena or phone Billy on 07928 323 943.
Their annual Carol Service will take place in Montgomerys Restaurant, Ballymoney Street, Ballymena on Sunday 9th December at 8:15pm. Everyone welcome.
Radio Cracker Shop
The Radio Cracker Shop will be open this year at 20 Greenvale Street, Ballymena. The shop plays a tremendous part in their fundraising efforts and is staffed by volunteers. All the proceeds from the shop each year go to the various projects supported by Radio Cracker. So far over £1.5 million has been raised – a fantastic total! So if you are in the Ballymena area, please call at the shop and support them with this year’s fundraising.
Who are Radio Cracker supporting this year?
Eight projects are going to benefit from the funds raised in this year’s effort. They are –
- Lifeline Ministries – building a classroom in Kenya
- Second Sight – to restore sight to 500 people in India
- E3 Initiative – to build a classroom in Zambia
- Kids4School – to build a dormitory at their school in Tanzania
- Spudbear Ministries – to supply talking bears in Laos
- Bread – to supply water tanks in Kenya
- EMMS International – to repair dilapidated healthcare centres in Malawi
- Care for Cambodia – to extend their chicken farm in Cambodia
Radio Cracker 2018 – on air from 27th November
Cracker tunes for Cracker causes
Once again Radio Cracker will be broadcasting live from their studio kindly provided by Montgomerys on Ballymoney Street, Ballymena.
Tune in for a great mix of music, chat, school choirs, quizzes and much more. From gospel to pop, country to easy listening, there’s something for every music taste! Tune in on 107.6FM or online through their website here.
A Radio Cracker spokeperson said, “Can I urge you all out there to tune In to 107.6FM or listen online and support your local charity radio station this year. Help us raise as much as we can to help support our various charities mentioned above!”