Hartlepool made the national headlines recently for sad reasons.

John Crompton and his family were taking a holiday in France when their car crashed. John was tragically killed along with two of his children.  His partner Makayla is in hospital along with their other child.

Family friend Sarah Louise Gibbins is fund-raising to help the family

www.gofundme.com/24evrtpg

 

*** Vacancies for Freelance Media Sales Consultants ****

102.4 Radio Hartlepool are currently recruiting for two Freelance Media Sales Consultants.

We are one of Teesside's fastest growing radio stations and due to expansion across multi-platforms, we are looking for two successful candidates to work alongside the current marketing team.

The ideal candidate(s) will have sales and marketing experience, and/or also worked in media and could boost their income considerably.

You will receive full training, support and back-up from a uk sales professional. It's commision based payments but on a healthy 10% payout on completion of every task.

If you are a hard worker with creative flair then we would like to hear from you. Please send your up-to-date CV to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Hartlepool's very own Jeff Stelling will be taking part in an epic walk from Hartlepool United to Wembley Stadium between March 21st and 30th.

Jeff will be covering more than 250 miles and visiting 31 football clubs to help raise money and awareness for Prostate Cancer UK. To find out more visit www.menunitedmarch.org

This Thursday and Friday Dave Walls will be talking to Jeff about the walk, asking about growing up in Hartlepool and also about his beloved Pools.

Tune into your local station from 2pm.

And just in case you missed it, you can listen to both parts of the interview below:


2016 is set to be an exciting year for Radio Hartlepool and this month sees the launch of our brand new local music show, The Northern Beat.

Every Saturday at 5pm, it's your chance to hear the talent from this region as we delve into different genres to find the cream of the crop.

If you would like your music featuring on the show, please email a clean radio edit in mp3 format to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Lee Theasby, Operations Director at Radio Hartlepool said "I'm really looking forward to working with our new presenters, Dalton and Jack to produce a vibrant show and we look forward to working with local musicians to get their music heard on Radio Hartlepool"

The Northern Beat is every Saturday at 5pm.