Exeter shares its stories…


Phonic FM, supported by Exeter City Council, has commissioned four special ‘audio portraits’ to mark the city’s moment on the world stage.

Rugby Stories will be broadcast on 106.8FM in Exeter and online here, at the following times:

Monday 28 September, 7pm
Alice Armstrong and Shelley Hodgson lead you on a sonic journey from the moors into Exeter, exploring team spirit and personal achievement.

Monday 5 October, 7pm
Neil Rose explores anticipation and preparation, comparing the rituals that competitors and spectators undertake before an important game.

Thursday 8 October, 7pm
Chris Mockridge and Greg Newman follow a match day, from early morning until closing time, meeting the behind-the-scenes characters who make the event happen.

Thursday 15 October, 7pm
Encounter Theatre & Therapy (in association with CEDA) follows a group of people with learning disabilities as they participate in Exeter’s host city festivities.

For more information and to listen again, see phonic.fm/rugbystories

Share your thoughts online using the hashtag #RugbyStories