These are the ones who you will hear presenting shows on The Bear. 

Alan Galpin

Founder & Chairperson
Host of The Bear Cave Radio Show & The SecondHandSongs Radio Show

Darren Saunders

Host of Sixty Thousand & The Playlist

Doctor Squee

AKA Iain - Podcaster, Interviewer, Host
of the Doctor Squee Show

Gem Swallow

Host of Gem's Feel Good Tunes and the Quirky Gems Podcast.

Jeff Meyers


Tony King

Host of Micro Music


The kind folks who allow us to air their shows, which are not made especially for The Bear.

Simon Harding

Host of The Eurovision Show

Michael Jonathan

Folk Singer and Host of WoodSongs Old-Time Radio Hour

Tiernan Douieb

Comedian and Host of Partly Political Broadcast Podcast

Dave Watkins

Host of The Country Mile

Glyn Williams

Hosts of the A-Z of Northern Soul

Charles Christian

Host of the Weird Tales Radio Show

The Betamax Video Club

Classic 80's Movies Podcast

Man on the Post

Footballing Podcast

Talking Codswallop

Nonsense Podcast


These amazing people contributed to our initial crowdfunding campaign, and earned themselves a years free membership in the process. We are grateful for their support, which has help get us on air!

Christine Galpin

Martin Galpin

Mike Lewis


For details of our network members, please see the podcasts page.

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