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Another Prog Mill CD Giveaway this weekend

On Sunday’s Prog Mill (31st May) we are giving you a chance to win yet another fantastic progressive rock album. This week its the superb Seize The Day CD by Shropshire based proggers Ra Rising. Exclusively on Windmill-based Stafford Radio.

Just listen out for the easy question during The Prog Mill which starts at 10pm GMT […]

By |May 28th, 2015|Bands, Stafford Radio, The Prog Mill|

Stafford Radio Birthday Celebrations

Here at Stafford Radio, we like to celebrate in style! We’ve created a number of eye-catching events at the Broad Eye Windmill to mark our years of broadcasting, from letting local artists play live on the air to holding, as far as we know, the world’s first Windmill light show. Well, it’s the first one […]

By |May 28th, 2015|Bands, Stafford Radio, Studio Guests, The Windmill|

Prog Mill Listener Clive drops by the windmill

Regular Prog Mill listener and contributor CLIVE SHACKLETON pauses by Stafford Radio’s windmill studios during his marathon 350 mile+ cycle ride from his home in Kettering to Llangollen via such diverse places as Rugeley and Bridgnorth. Clive, who is a GP in Kettering, loves his progressive rock and long distance cycling. Glad you dropped by […]

By |May 23rd, 2015|Stafford Radio, The Prog Mill|

Another PROG MILL CD Giveaway

Hi. Shaun here from THE PROG MILL. Tomorrow (Sun 24 May) we have yet another CD giveaway as we give listeners a chance to win the superb Echoes in Time album by US proggers Port Mahadia. It is an excellent album and I’ll be playing a track on the show. Then next week (31 May) […]

By |May 23rd, 2015|Stafford Radio|

The Prog Mill 24/05/15

Another packed show for The Prog Mill this week including a competition to win the CD “Echoes
in Time” from Kentucky based progressive rock band Port Mahadia.

There will be a very easy question during the course of the show…

Tune in Sunday from 10pm GMT at and YOU could be a winner.

Good luck, […]

By |May 21st, 2015|Bands, Stafford Radio, The Prog Mill|

Norbury Canal Festival

Stafford Radio were again broadcasting at the popular Norbury Canal Festival at Norbury Junction.

By |May 2nd, 2015|Bands, Stafford, Stafford Radio|

About Stafford Radio

Stafford Radio is driven by a dedicated team of professional broadcasters formerly involved with Staffordshire radio stations such as Signal Radio, Stone FM, County Show Radio, Smart Radio and Stafford FM.
In a world of thousands of radio stations, we choose to do things differently. We are based in a 200 year old Windmill and to […]

By |March 27th, 2015|Stafford, Stafford Radio, The Windmill|

Windmill home of Stafford Radio

So this is our home…. nice isn’t it ?
Yep, we’re rather proud of our romantic 200 year old Windmill based in the heart of Staffordshire’s County Town. It’s one of the best known and most recognisable buildings in Stafford, and everyone loves it.
Imagine a radio station based in a Windmill, an iconic Windmill nestled in […]

By |March 27th, 2015|Stafford, Stafford Radio, The Windmill|

Official Arrival of new Loo

It took nearly a whole year, but our bright blue toilet finally arrived ! But who “officially” opened it ?

By |December 12th, 2012|Stafford, Stafford Radio, The Windmill|

Sad state in the 1950s

Back in the 1950s Broad Eye Windmill was open to the weather after the roof had almost totally disintegrated.

The conical cap would have originally been clad in wooden shingles and would have housed the windshaft and sail mechanism and been able to turn to face the wind.

Fortunately now the roof is in a much […]

By |July 31st, 2012|Local Businesses, Stafford, Stafford Radio, The Windmill|