What is Purple?
During term time we broadcast 24 hours a day with a range of new, classic and specialist music, together with a variety of speech shows covering topics such as news, politics, student welfare, comedy, film, music and sport. For more info see 'On Air Now' or our detailed full schedule.
You can also check out Purple's Exec and Tech teams to find out what they do at the station.
Purple Radio is a fully functioning radio station; there are many ways you can get involved:
Present your own radio show: daytime entertainment, specialist music or speech show.
Join a dedicated music team, to determine playlisting policy, review CDs and gigs, and interview artists.
Be part of our news team and research, write or present a daily news bulletin. Work with the marketing team to promote Purple in Durham and beyond.
Join the IT & Systems team that designs, builds and runs the technology that keeps Purple on air.