Ship Centurion Sun 27/07/14

Win a Meal for Two

Our friends at the Ship Centurion in Whitstable are giving away a lovely meal for two in their traditional family pub

The picturesque High Street Public House makes fine home cooked food, sells a range of quality cask ales & German Lagers

There’s no catch & no purchase necessary to enter

Simply tell us the alternative name of ‘The Ship Centurion’

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Jan & Roland Birks

A winner will be drawn from the correct entries and announced in the Red Sands Radio Cafe Programme on Saturday 2nd August

The Ship Centurion, 111 High Street Whitstable, Kent, CT5 1AY : 01227 264 740

Correct Entries: Sue MacTagard, Dave Perry, Norman Andrews, Alexandria Pullen, Maria Parkhouse, Kay Webster, Jenny Foad, Wilf Hampton, Jeff Brooks, Mary Silcock

The Answer: ‘Arminius’ also known as Armin or Hermann was the name of a Germanic Chieftain of the Cherusci tribe who defeated a Roman Army in the battle of Teutburg Forest and the name of the late ‘Ship Centurion’ Landlord Armin

First out of Ducan’s ‘Top Hat’ – Maria Parkhouse

Nena’s Radio Sat 19/07/14

Win a fabulous Roberts Radio that sells at £160.00

The ‘Revival’ DAB radio is an nostalgic 1950′s style retro radio with advanced DAB features

This fantastic DAB radio is more portable than ever, providing 120 hours battery life available in a range of colours it looks and sounds great

The ‘Revival’ features rotary tuning and volume controls, RDS station name display, a stereo line out socket, headphone socket and portability thanks to its carry handle

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Roberts Radio

German artist ‘Nena’ recorded an anti-protest song that appeared on their debt self named album and became an International hit in both English and their native German in 1983 (UK single #1  4th February 1984)

Answer this simple question: How many balloons went by & what colour were they? 

A winner will be drawn from the correct entries on Saturday 26th July, and announced in the Red Sands Radio Cafe Programme

Thanks to Gerry Kehoe and the guys at Roberts Radio were offering you the chance to win the iconic Revival radio to be collected in a colour of your choice from R G Electronics in Oxford Street, Whitstable

In the Draw: Dan Marsh, Philip Holmes, Shirilee & Paul Savill, Philip Lewis, Tosh Grooms, Nick Rogers, Brian Adams, Ann Tyler, Mick Bamptone, Fred Beale, James Nunns, Karl Milton

Roberts Radio Winner

Roy Gooderson & Shirilee Savill

First out of the hat Shirilee receives the Roberts Revival Radio from Roy Gooderson of R G Electronics, well won

Photo Canvas Competition Sat 12/07/14

Red Sands Radio is giving away a stunning one metre panoramic photo canvas of the distinctive much photographed Whitstable beach to give away this week

The canvas, which retails for £145, has been kindly donated by Whitstable High Street’s premier shop for contemporary home-ware : ‘Tomic & Daly’

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Enter the competition to win this beautiful photo by answering this this simple question:

What is the name of the beach in the photo?

Email your answer to studio@redsandsradio.co.uk titled Radio Competition, text, or message us via Facebook or Twitter

All correct answers will be put into a draw and the winner announced on Saturday 19th July

N.B You must be able to collect the prize in person from our Whitstable Studios

LIKE and SHARE on Facebook to double your chances of winning this beautiful canvas from ‘Tomic & Daly’

For canvas’s like these and great selection of gifts and designer home-ware on their website; tomicanddaly.co.uk

 Thank you for your entries:

Careen Gadd, David Street, Cathie Miller, Philip Lewis, Lorna Catling, Brenda Jennifer

Steve Holness, Margaret Maggie Honey, Dee Catright, Lawrence George, Bob Pullen

Howard Barker, Zoe Ball, Lawrence P Bradley, Sue Chiu, John Allen, Russel Cane

Paul Carmen, Ken Gregory, Graham Hall, Claire Holness, Andy Harper, Adam Roberts

Bob Pullen, Martin Chillman, Theo Baker, Gary Woods, Paul Rutherford

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Zoe Ball gets the picture at Tomic & Daly

Drawn out of the Hat of correct entries – Zoe Ball

Classic Roberts Radio 2013 Tue 23/07/13

Win a classic nostalgic Roberts Radio

Roberts Radio
Roberts Radio

Your chance to win this extremely popular ‘red’ Roberts Revival Radio which looks good and sounds great

A high specification portable it’s probably the best ever Roberts Radio selling at around £160.00

Just answer this simple question;  

Which year did Red Sands Radio make it’s first broadcast:

2005

2007

2009

Email your answer to studio@redsandsradio.co.uk titled Radio Competition, text, or message us via Facebook or Twitter

All correct answers will be put into a draw and the winner announced on Friday 26th July

This Classic Roberts Radio supplied via RG Electronics, 66 Oxford Street, Whitstable, CT5 1DG

N.B You must be able to collect from the shop

Sharon says 2005

Neppy says 1965

Tony of Whitstable 2007

Discover Garden had two goes, 2009  & 2007

Peter La Page thinks 2009

Ronnie of Whitstable 2007

Steve thinks 2006

Dickie thinks 2007

Stephen Ware says hey, 2007

Andy in Margate 2007

Brian says 2007, isn’t it

Winner Andy from Margate

Sounds Around Town #5 Fri 19/07/13

Brand new to Red Sands Radio, you’ll need to pin your ears back for this just for fun competition ‘Sounds Around Town’

Various noises & sounds from around the Coastal Towns, from the sublime to the ridiculous but what are they?

Listen daily during the week to prove your ears are attuned to the ‘Sounds Around Town’ 

‘Sounds Around Town’ #5

This is a tough one …

After loosing his filling earlier in the week is it Bob cleaning his teeth – Phil

Hairdressing item, such as plastic hair clip – Brenda

It’s Barnacle Bill fiddling about in the studio, by the way where is he? – Sally

Defo a comb – Millie

Answer a Bingo slide at Connaught Bingo

Sounds Around Town #4 Mon 15/07/13

Brand new to Red Sands Radio, you’ll need to pin your ears back for this just for fun competition ‘Sounds Around Town’

Various noises & sounds from around the Coastal Towns, from the sublime to the ridiculous but what are they?

Listen daily during the week to prove your ears are attuned to the ‘Sounds Around Town’ 

‘Sounds Around Town’ #4

More bells, but are you able to tell us exactly whose bells?

Miranda Twyman reckons it’s the bell on the bike from the ice-seller, she also reckons he’s in EastEnders.  Well, Miranda, you’re right on one point!

Brian says he thinks it’s a town criers bell, but doesn’t know where?

A few people think it’s the doorbell in Woolleys …. pity they don’t have one

Alternative Ann says hey it’s the door bells at w Holden the Jewellers shop … they do have 3 bells over the door

Answer: It’s Herne Bay Town Criers Bell, well done Brian

Sounds Around Town #3 Tue 09/07/13

Brand new to Red Sands Radio, you’ll need to pin your ears back for this just for fun competition ‘Sounds Around Town’

Various noises & sounds from around the Coastal Towns, from the sublime to the ridiculous but what are they?

Listen daily during the week to prove your ears are attuned to the ‘Sounds Around Town’ 

‘Sounds Around Town’ #3

Guesses so far has lots of people saying it’s cockles or whelks being run down a chute, no it’s not other suggesting or others Cockles or Whelks being cooked rolling of the conveyor

Jim said shelling machine

Factory production at P&B Metals – Patrick

Jonathan Oliver says breeze blowing through the rigging of sailing boats on the beach at Whitstable Yacht Club

Automatic farm fruit picker – Sheila

Jacqui – Says boat rigging rattling in the breeze

Answer: Halyards slapping the aluminium yacht masts on the beach by the Whitstable Yacht Club – Well done Jonathan absolutely right

Sounds Around Town #2 Fri 05/07/13

Brand new to Red Sands Radio, you’ll need to pin your ears back for this just for fun competition ‘Sounds Around Town’

Various noises & sounds from around the Coastal Towns, from the sublime to the ridiculous but what are they?

Listen daily during the week to prove your ears are attuned to the ‘Sounds Around Town’ 

‘Sounds Around Town’ #2

Some sort of vehicle, you work it out?

Mr Adams of Medway say’s it’s Bob’s Sports Car coming out of the garage!

Tricia – Says sounds like my husband Colin’s lorry, a noisy smelly thing, Colin or the lorry Tricia?

Brett’s truck leaving the Harbour says Liz, I hear them often enough!

One of your ‘Home Run’ Duncan’s bangers that were foisted on him last year, says Mark

Answer: Stagecoach Bus emerging from Cromwell Road in Harbour Street, Whitstable

Sounds Around Town #1 Sun 09/06/13

Brand new to Red Sands Radio, you’ll need to pin your ears back for this just for fun competition ‘Sounds Around Town’

Various noises & sounds from around the Coastal Towns, from the sublime to the ridiculous but what are they?

Listen daily during the week to prove your ears are attuned to the ‘Sounds Around Town’ 

‘Sounds Around Town’ #1

Is that in Whitstable then outside the boat club? Brian

I entered that bell competition.  I think its the Flip flop monk band at Doi Suthep Wat in Chiang Mai. Not heard a thing. Maybe I am wrong! – Buster

Kevin wakes up to these every Sunday morning he’s certain they’re the bells of St Alphege Church

Dave is more or less sure it’s the bells of St Alphege Church in  High Street, Whitstable

Steve – Thinks it’s the Bells at All Saints Church

See the ‘Live Lunch’ for pictures

Winner: Dave it’s the Bells of St Alphege Church

Radio, Radio, Radio Sun 15/07/12

Win a classic nostalgic Roberts Radio

Available in a range of colours, including the patriotic Union Jack model Roberts Revival Radios look good and sounds great

A high spec portable it’s the best ever Roberts Radio selling at around £160.00

Union Jack Roberts Revival Radio

Union Jack Roberts Revival Radio

Go along to RG Electronics,Oxford Street, Whitstable and tell us what is sitting on top of the Roberts Revival Radio in the window?

Easy, once you’ve identified the object email your answer with contact details to studio@redsandsradio.co.uk

Or text your answer and name to 07711 512 991

The drawn for the Roberts Radio will be held during the ‘Live Lunch’ on Tuesday 24th July and you must be able to collect the prize

Correct observers were

1. Mark, Harbour Street, Whitstable

2. Steve Richards, Albert Street, Whitstable

3. Mark Walker, unknown

4. Brian, Rainham

5. Helen, Kingsdown Park, Whitstable

6. Michael Harris, Gillingham

7. Alan, Boughton, Faversham

8. John Child, Pean Hill

9. Daniel, Herne Bay

10. Nina, Beltinge

Number 2 was drawn by Tanith at 13.45 on 24th July 2012 so the winner of the Robert Revival Radio is Steve Richards

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Roy & Steve

Roy Gooderson of RG Electronics hands winner Steve Richards a Revival Roberts Radio

Please make sure you have read the competitons rules page before entering.