Additional resources

This page gives some useful links and additional resources to those listed on specific pages

Useful websites

Community Radio Toolkit:

Community Radio for Dummies:

Community Media Association:

Radio Active: (training, resources and support for community radio – with a global perspective)

Media UK:

You Media toolkit:

MediaTrust: (see resources)

The Pips:


Radio and young people

Radio for Children:

Children and Radio:

Youth Amplified:


Training, learning, education

BBC Academy:

Community Radio Skills for Teachers – report on a project on teaching radio skills in ten schools in Manchester




Floss manuals:

Social Media management: Tweetdeck and Hootsuite (plenty of others exist – both for computers and handheld devices)


Social media and networks

Social Media for Radio:


Last FM:

Social media for sharing (mainly) visual content: Pinterest, Flickr and Tumblr

Don’t forget popular social media sites like Twitter and Facebook



More than yacking away‘ – 2013 report by Radio Regen on youth learning opportunities in the community radio sector

Children in Radio – a 2004 report on the extent of children’s and young people’s participation in radio production across the country


Mailing lists

Community Media Association:


Job opportunities

Radio Academy:

Media UK:


Other useful links


Associated Broadcast Consultants: (training and support for community radio stations)