In The News

Our International Women’s Day show

One of our early shows was Lucy going solo and presenting the best in female alternative music for International Women’s Day.  This short compilation won Lucy a Young Aria national radio award for Best in Music.

Listen back here:

Lucy interviewed on BBC again – listen in full

Media interest in Lucy’s award of Best in Music at the Young Arias led to another media appearance, a visit to the BBC Essex studios in Chelmsford and talked all things Reckless and music with Matt Mackay.  You can listen to the whole interview here:

Lucy wins Best In Music at the Young Arias

We are so amazingly thrilled.  Lucy’s won the prize for best young music presenter at the Audio and Radio Industry Awards, the Young Arias held on 18 May 2019 at the BBC Radio Theatre at New Broadcasting House in London.

It hasn’t really sunk in yet.  Have a watch to the moment here: Lucy’s award

And we made the industry news website Radio Today:

Winners announced for the first ever Young ARIAS

Once again thank you again to everyone who has helped us set up the station.  You can hear Lucy’s WINNING entry here:

Lucy interviewed on BBC Essex

Lucy was interviewed on the Dave Monk Drivetime Show on BBC Essex on Thursday 9 May.  In the long chat she talked about how Reckless Radio came about, her excitement at being nominated for a Young Aria and her future plans.  She also gave away a few secrets about Reckless Radio!

Have a listen here:

Lucy featured in the Gazette in North Essex

Another newspaper feature about Lucy – this time in the local newspaper for North Essex:


Lucy feature in Ipswich Star newspaper

Lucy has been featured in the Ipswich Star for her nomination for the Young Arias.

Read the article here:

Lucy nominated for the Young Arias

We’re thrilled to say that Lucy has been nominated for a very prestigious national radio award at the Young Arias.

She’s been nominated for Best In Music along with two other contenders.

The ceremony is on 17 May at the BBC’s New Broadcasting House.

Here’s the entry that won Lucy a nomination: