FM Service

Radio Tyneside would like to apologise to listeners on 96.3FM that we are currently broadcasting on lower power than normal. This is due to damage to our antenna and we hope to have repairs carried out in the next few days. In the meantime, we would like to remind our listeners that the service is broadcasting as normal via smart speakers and online.

Schedule

What's on Radio Tyneside

Saturday 25th December 2021
Saturday
25th December 2021
Sixties at Six
6:00am - 7:00am
Christmas Day
Sixties at Six
An early morning selection of great 60s music.
7:00am - 7:30am
Christmas Day
New Day Dawning
Rev Shiela Hamil with thoughts and music for Christmas Day.
7:30am - 10:00am
Christmas Day
Goodmorning Christmas
Whilst opening his presents, Martin Green plays you great music.
Christmas Choice
10:00am - 12:00pm
Christmas Day
Christmas Choice
Dave Nicholson and Liam Kendal with your requests and dedications.
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Christmas Day
Christmas Lunch
Looking after dinner, Chris Eggett with lots of festive chat and music.
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Christmas Day
Christmas Afternoon
Paul Robinson continues the festive activities through the afternoon, including The Queen's Christmas message at 3:00pm.
Peter Pan
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Christmas Day
Peter Pan
The first of two Christmas plays. JM Barrie's story of Peter and his friends Wendy, Michael, John and The Lost Boys.
The Goblins and The Grave Digger
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Christmas Day
The Goblins and The Grave Digger
A retelling of Charles Dickens' first Christmas story.
Buddy The Musical
6:00pm - 7:10pm
Christmas Day
Buddy The Musical
The first of two radio adaptations of stage musicals. The music from the show Buddy, The Buddy Holly Story, recorded at the Novello Theatre in London.
Dreamboats and Petticoats
7:10pm - 8:20pm
Christmas Day
Dreamboats and Petticoats
A jukebox musical based on popular songs from the 50s and early 60s, recorded at the Savoy Theatre, London.
Dream Lover - The Bobby Darin Story
8:20pm - 9:10pm
Christmas Day
Dream Lover - The Bobby Darin Story
Ian Smith with the story and music of popular singer Bobby Darin.
In Concert
9:10pm - 10:00pm
Christmas Day
In Concert
Diana Ross recorded live in concert.
10:00pm - 12:00am
Christmas Day
Back To The Nineties
Steve Furnell rounds off Christmas Day with great songs from the 1990s.
Night Sounds
12:00am - 6:00am
Boxing Day
Night Sounds
Continuous relaxing music throughout the night.