Radio goNORTH Archive 2014 Producers' Highlights

We work them hard at Radio goNORTH, and for a few moments there were one or two of the trainees who were feeling the pressure almost a little bit too much – but by the time of the live broadcast the final pieces of the media jigsaw fell into place and every single one of them delivered radio to be proud of. Here are the producers’ highlights of 2014.

Chloe Anderson

Chloe Anderson - Highlights

Find a job you love and you’ll never work another day in your life. Radio goNORTH and the goNORTH festival has been an unbelievable experience, one I won’t be forgetting in a hurry! Being part of goNORTH means a lot of changes to your normal routines and lifestyle. What you would think of as a normal day...

Njal Heddle

Njal Heddle - Highlights

Having attended this Radio Production course in it’s first year I had thought it could not possibly be topped! In my summary of the 2012 experience I said my only criticism was that it was too short and trying to take in ALL the information in such an intensive two weeks, I found very difficult...

Emma Mitchell

Emma Mitchell - Highlights

From men in caravans on the banks of Loch Ness, to skanking to dutch beat boxers with Jim Gellatly, to falling in love with five men from Belgium. Was Radio goNORTH worthwhile? A convincing, oh YES! Radio goNORTH has been home for the past two weeks. The whole group has lived, breathed and soaked up...

Calum Wells

Calum Wells - Highlights

This year of Radio goNORTH has been amazing. The festival itself has grown, the word has spread and the crowds of people have been delightful. The atmosphere over the past two days has been buzzing. Looking around the crowds of people at the live gigs, and see music Producers who’ve come up for GoNORTH with...

Danya Mackenzie

Danya Mackenzie - Highlights

It’s the “Bald Eagle” flying by here again. I was an individual delegate at the goNorth Festival 2012 and really enjoyed the experience of meeting people from all levels and different aspects of the Creative industries. I have recently become highly involved in local Community Radio with Monster FM and ABC Radio Alness. So you...

Gareth Waugh

Gareth Waugh - Highlights

I was lucky enough to be offered a place on Radio goNORTH three days after my last ever university exam – So it was great timing. While I was at university I did some bits and pieces for the radio society – FreshAir. Although it was a good experience, I managed to get by by...

Gavin Fort

Gavin Fort - Highlights

My name’s Chloe Hogg and I have been a trainee presenter and producer for the Radio goNORTH festival and really, I couldn’t recommend this any higher, its not only been the best fun I’ve ever had but an extremely enlightening experience and I’ve had the absolute pleasure of meeting the most amazing musicians, directors and...

Lee Styles

Lee Styles - Highlights

Being on the Radio GoNorth 2014 course has been great. The course has helped me in editing packages and also gaining confidence to speak on mic. I have never liked speaking in front of a mic, but Richard, Scott, Al, Julia and Darren have helped me gain confidence in speaking skills, which ultimately helped me...

Marion Macgregor White

Marion Macgregor White - Highlights

FUTURE = goNORTH In 2012, as a first year HND Radio student I visited the goNORTH festival with a second year student Andrea. Our original intention was to catch the one radio seminar that was on – Richard Melvin interviewing Jeff Zycinski, Head of Radio for BBC Scotland – and return to Fife. However we...

Find out more about our 2014 trainee producers before they started their time at Radio goNORTH.