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Evening Podcasters’ Rate

As from 20th March 2017, we are delighted to be offering a special EVENING PODCASTERS’ RATE of £150 + VAT. You will get a three hour session (until 9pm) with our producer/ studio manager Oliver Morris. Ollie will set up and record your podcast session – max 4 mikes – with full studio, mixing and […]

Heroic tales from American GIs

This week, Martha Kearney, presenter of BBC Radio 4’s The World at One, came by the Whistledown studios to record interviews and links for the forthcoming BBC Radio 4 series GI Britain. Martha was in the studio to record new interviews with surviving GI’s and the people who were affected by their presence in Britain. […]

Semtex in the studio

BBC Radio 1Xtra’s DJ Semtex dropped by Whistledown Studios to record links for forthcoming 1Xtra documentary The Story of Odd Future.  The hip hop aficionado was recording with Whistledown producer Dave Dodd who snapped this shot post-recording.

Amazing stories from a Somali refugee

Whistledown Studios was pleased to open its doors to record an amazing story with a Somali journalist earlier today for a forthcoming production.  The Dadaab refugee camp in Kenya is home to around 750,000 refugees and is the largest refugee camp in the world.  Our interviewee grew up in the camp and has now moved […]

Octavia Hill and Whistledown Studios

Whistledown studios feature in this week’s Radio 4 documentary about Octavia Hill, the founder of the National Trust, whose centenary is being marked this year.  As presenter Tristram Hunt revealed, when he dropped in to record his links for the programme, our chapel was actually designed and built by Octavia …and her spirit still looms […]

Great news

Whistledown have been named INDIE OF THE YEAR at the Radio Academy RPA awards.

Sizzling Summer Studio Offer

Sizzling Summer Studio Offer Need a recording studio? Need an edit or mix? Want to work with one of the UK’s leading sound engineers and Award Winning producers? 25% off your first hour. Discounts for block bookings and mates rates if you become a regular client! We’re ready to tackle the most devious of audio […]

Bob Dylan Tribute

We were lucky enough to have the lovely Cerys Matthews drop in to the Whistledown Studio last week to record a tribute to Bob Dylan for Radio 4’s Archive Hour which goes out on May 21st at 8pm.

Lemn Sissay

Whistledown was lucky enough to welcome Lemn Sissay into our small but perfectly formed voice booth recently, to record the script for World Service Programme One Love, a tribute to the music of Bob Marley, produced by Dilly Barlow. Also coming up soon on BBC Radio 4 is ‘Lebanon the Next Generation’ – it’s 20 […]

Congrats to our MD David Prest on being nominated for Best Factual Producer of the Year at the recent Radio Production Awards. David is series producer of Radio 4’s “The Reunion”. Also nominated in the same category was one of our freelance producers Adam Fowler for amongst other things his 2009 Whistledown series A Small […]