The not for profit, volunteer run, Community
Radio Station from Dorchester, covering Central-Southern Dorset

The not for profit, volunteer run, Community
Radio Station from Dorchester, covering Central-Southern Dorset

KeeP 106 logo
listen-live-online-button.-Player-opens-in-a-new-window
Dorchester from The Keep
Towards Dorchester from Ridgeway
Queen Mother Square
Poundbury Fountain
Buttermarket Square
Brewery Square fountains
Weymouth Bay
Dorchester Borough Gardens
Custom House Quay, Weymouth, England
The Esplanade, Weymouth
Dorset bluebell wood
Chesil Beach from Portland
Maumbury Rings
Dorchester from The Keep
Looking towards Weymouth and Portland from Hardy's Monument
The bridge at Lower Bockhampton
Towards Dorchester from Ridgeway
Towards Charminster from Poundbury Camp
Queen Mother Square
Poundbury Fountain
Buttermarket Square
Brewery Square fountains
Weymouth Bay
Dorchester Borough Gardens
Custom House Quay, Weymouth, England
The Esplanade, Weymouth, England
Bluebell wood
Chesil Beach from Portland
Maumbury Rings
previous arrow
next arrow
Exit full screenEnter Full screen
The not for profit volunteer run community radio station from Dorchester covering central-southern Dorset
Listen again - Programmes
Various/Special features

Praise O’ Do’set: Celebrating the life of William Barnes

Monday 22nd February 2021 was the 220th birthday of one of Dorset’s much loved sons, William Barnes. In normal times the William Barnes Society would have produced a special performance of Barnes’ poetry in a village hall somewhere. However …

🔊 Click here to listen to this programme…

News Review of the Year 2020

Join Kieran Williams as we look back at some of the big stories in Dorset in 2020, month by month, in this hour long review. All the news stories featured can be found in our News Archive section …

🔊 Click here to listen to this programme…

KeePen up O’Chris’mas

“Thank you to Keep 106. William Barnes was given the greatest Christmas coverage he has ever enjoyed. On behalf of the William Barnes Society THANK YOU”. This excellent programme prompted Brian Caddy, a member of the William Barnes Society, …

🔊 Click here to listen to this programme…

The Sunday Pub Quiz Christmas Edition 20/12

With pen and paper at the ready have a go at the third festive edition of our exclusive Pub Quiz. Hosted by Rob Mott and Anita Harries who also compile the questions. Listen to the Pub Quiz live on …

🔊 Click here to listen to this programme…

County Hall Remembrance Service 2020

A Service of Thanksgiving and Remembrance was held at the Memorial outside County Hall on Armistice Day, 11th November 2020. Those taking part were as follows:

Introduction: Cllr Val Pothecary, Chair of Dorset Council
Minister: Revd John Yarrien, Superintendent Minister, …

🔊 Click here to listen to this programme…

Dorchester’s War Memorials – a history

In recent editions of Morning Magazine Peter and Heather Foster presented the history of Dorchester’s War Memorials in two parts. Also, they recalled the time when, in 2005, they visited Westminster Abbey in London on the occasion of the …

🔊 Click here to listen to this programme…

Dorchester Remembers 2020

Dorchester’s Remembrance Ceremony was once again held at the War Memorial in South Walks on 8th November. Due to the lockdown restrictions the service this year was much shorter than usual and was attended by the Mayor, military personnel, …

🔊 Click here to listen to this programme…

Tirah Memorial Service 28th October 2020

The annual Service of Remembrance was held at the Tirah Memorial in Dorchester’s Borough Gardens on 28th October. The granite obelisk stands in memory of the local men who fought in the Indian North West Frontier, the Tirah Campaign, …

🔊 Click here to listen to this programme…

Local Radio Day 2020

The Local Radio Day initiative was back to celebrate all that is good about the sector on Monday 12th October 2020 and around 160 local and community radio stations took part.

KeeP 106 marked the occasion with a day of …

🔊 Click here to listen to this programme…

Updated: Dorchester’s Heritage Open Day 2020

As many will know, Dorchester’s very popular traditional Heritage Open Day had to be put on hold until next year as a physical, hands-on event. In 2019 the event attracted thousands of visitors to the town and was a …

🔊 Click here to listen to this programme…

Merchant Navy Day celebrated at County Hall

The annual Merchant Navy Day flag raising ceremony took place outside County Hall in Dorchester on 3rd September. Several civic and local dignatories attended the event along with members of Weymouth & Portland Merchant Navy / Royal Naval Associations …

🔊 Click here to listen to this programme…

Tim Laycock & Friends in the Borough Gardens

Here is the full recording of the concert by Tim Laycock and Friends of music and song which has a particular relevance to Dorchester and Dorset, performed in Dorchester’s Borough Gardens on 22nd August 2020. A shorter version was …

🔊 Click here to listen to this programme…

VJ Day 75 in Dorchester

KeeP 106 commemorated this important occasion on 15th August by inviting listeners to observe two minutes silence at 11 o’clock and later broadcasting part of the Service of Remembrance which was held next to the Kohima Memorial outside the …

🔊 Click here to listen to this programme…