“Dino Bishop and Ruth O’Keeffe … start the day off with their unmissable morning show” Viva Lewes

Dino Bishop and Ruth O’Keeffe are back for their twelfth year presenting Up with Dino and Ruth (7am – 9am every weekday morning), sponsored by WE Clark and Son. It’s the breakfast time current affairs discussion programme that covers the issues that matter to people in Lewes. Have your say – we want to hear your voice on the airwaves of Lewes.

Monday 31st October Shared Space and Civic Goings On
7.15am Kevin Moore from Living Streets about why Shared Space IS good
7.45am Jean Lawrence on why Shared Space is not so good especially for the visually impaired
8.15am Graham Mayhew Mayor of Lewes
8.40am Mike Turner former Mayor on the Our Pictures project (pictured below)


Tuesday 1st November
Social Care and Social Endeavour!
7.15am Lee Shepherd from the Volunteer Centre East Sussex on volunteering and community development
7.45am Andrea Januszewska on the Sussex Community Development Association and the Phoenix Centre
8.15am John Lamb from Ability Magazine, a founder member of the British Assistive Technology Association, on Digital Assistive Technology
8.30am We’re joined by media students from the University of Sussex
8.40am Brigitte Lardinois with news about the Stories Seen Through a Glass Plate II exhibition

Wednesday 2nd NovemberSocial News
7.15am Toby Smith from Aqua Restaurants on why they want to be in Lewes
7.45am Sarah from iContact, a new group for families with children with ASD
8.05am Peter Gardiner on flood management of the upper Ouse
8.20am Sheila Courcha about the St Mary’s Supporters Club
8.40am Esther Egerton about The Confidence Box and working with young people to help them find a voice

Thursday 3rd November
7.15am Claire Best on the Poem-athon
7.45am Kelly-Marie Blundell The Liberal Democrat prospective parliamentary candidate for Lewes
8.30am We’re joined by media students from the University of Sussex
8.40am Sarah Neels and Liz Thomas talk about sites for housing on the Neighbourhood Plan

Friday 4th November
We talk to representatives of each of the Lewes Bonfire Societies; already confirmed are:
7.45am Lewes Borough Mick Symes
8.00am Southover Robert Philips
8.15am Commercial Square Claire Duc
8.30am Waterloo Mike Chartier President
8.45am South Street Dilly Barlow
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Previous shows
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maria-caulfield-webOn Friday (21st October) we interviewed >Maria Caulfield MP live in the studio. Maria has been the MP for Lewes since May last year, when she managed to unseat the incumbent Norman Baker and overturn his majority of 7,647. She grew up on a council estate in south London and trained as a nurse on leaving school, going on to specialise in cancer research.

Maria spent an hour on air with Dino and Ruth, answering questions from Rocket FM listeners. You can hear the interview again below.

Maria Caulfield MP discusses Brexit with Dino and Ruth > LISTEN AGAIN

Maria Caulfield MP answers your questions on the NHS > LISTEN AGAIN

Maria Caulfield MP addresses the issue of Southern Rail > LISTEN AGAIN

Maria Caulfield MP talks about her work as an MP > LISTEN AGAIN

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Do you have a question or a comment for any of our guests?

Email us at dinoandruth@rocketfm.org.uk
During the show, email onair@rocketfm.org.uk (with this address, your emails come directly to us in the studio)
Use the contact form at the bottom of this page
Call in during the programme on 01273 474769.
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