News and Sport

The News team ensures that Purple Radio's daily news bulletins are filled with everything going on in Durham and around the world. From the day's revelations in global politics to student opinion polls on their favourite TV shows, the News Team covers a broad spectrum of subjects and scopes. The News Team also contributes to weekly Newsfeed shows on Purple Radio, either presenting, writing content or conducting interviews.


The Sport team contributes to Sportsfeed, an hourly show home to to college, university, national and international sport news. They also present Sportsfeed Football, a podcast programme dedicated to all things football.