Pocklington’s radio station to close down

Stuart Cocker, Rachael Campey and Jo Green before the launch of West Wolds Radio.
Stuart Cocker, Rachael Campey and Jo Green before the launch of West Wolds Radio.

Pocklington-based West Wolds Radio is to cease broadcasting.

The directors of the station have decided to close it down at 1pm on Saturday (16 April), exactly five months after the volunteer-run service was launched. The move comes to stem financial losses.

See this week’s Pocklington Post (14 April) for more on this story.