Our Team

On-Air and Off-Air, The Bear has a great team of people behind it. 

On-Air Members

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

Alan Galpin

Founder & Chairperson
Host of The Bear Cave & Dead Piett Society

Darren Saunders

Host of Sixty Thousand & The Playlist
Co-Host of Dead Piett Society

Carrie Morrison

Host of Lights, Carrie, Action

Doctor Squee

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

Tony King

Host of Micro Music

Jeff Meyers


Faizah Hakim

Host of Pop Vinyl

Associate Members

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

Michael Jonathan

Folk Singer and Host of WoodSongs Old-Time Radio Hour

Tiernan Douieb

Comedian and Host of Partly Political Broadcast Podcast

Ori Uplift

International DJ and Host of Uplifting Only

Ayana Soyini

DJ and Host of The Global Dance Party

Simon Harding

Host of The Eurovision Show

Charles Christian

Host of the Weird Tales Radio Show

Martyn Brown

Host of Vinyl Impressions

Philip Medcalf

Host of The Golden Years

Dave Watkins

Host of The Country Mile

Glyn Williams

Hosts of the A-Z of Northern Soul

Jorge Heron

Host of The Daily Drop

Mykee T

Host of Party Anthems

The Betamax Video Club

Classic 80's Movies Podcast

Man on the Post

Footballing Podcast

Talking Codswallop

Nonsense Podcast

Off-Air Members

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

Network Members

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

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