Mad Pride

        On Saturday 21st April I attended my first Mad Pride. Mad Pride is an annual event hosted by LMHC (Liverpool Mental Health Consortium), this is its third year in Liverpool. Mad Pride has its roots in Toronto, Canada where it began in 1996 and is now a worldwide movement made…

Training and Volunteering Opportunities for something a bit special

  To celebrate its 10th anniversary, Liverpool Community Radio plans to broadcast on FM for four weeks during May 2017. There are some great training and volunteering opportunities leading up to and including these four weeks. LCR will be providing courses for people who have trained with and produced programmes…

Liverpool’s First Mad Pride Event.

On Sunday, 3rd April, Liverpool Mental Health Consortium and Threshold Festival teamed up to put on the first ‘Mad Pride’ event in the area. Threshold Festival itself has been running, successfully, for six years now, so it was great to have this within the context of an established and well-attended…

Tickling the Funny Bone on Liverpool Community Radio

Here on Wellpool, we have featured the performance videos from the end of the Feeling Funny courses run by The Comedy Trust. A few of us who did the stand-up course went on to do courses in radio production with Liverpool Community Radio. This week, our community journo, Marc Fraser…

Mad Pride

Liverpool Mental Health Consortium in association with the Threshold Festival is putting on Mad Pride in the Baltic Triangle this coming Sunday. As the poster says – it’s a free event and promises to be a lot of fun. More information can be found on the event’s Facebook page: Mad…