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GFM Board is crowdfunding

£1,418raised of £2,262 target by 40 supporters

Weʼre raising £2,262 to pay PMSE £832.00 & Ofcom £850 to help keep GFM 96.6 on-air Thank you for your donations so far, GFM has been able to pay PPL & PRS!


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Thank you for your donations so far, GFM has been able to pay PPL & PRS

We are now raising £1,682.20 to pay PMSE (£832.00) & Ofcom (£850) to help keep GFM 96.6 on air, playing the music you love, & news, information & advice

Gloucestershire longest running community radio, GFM 96.6 will have been broadcasting to the citizens of Gloucester and beyond for 19 years on 6th October

The vision of GFM is to Empower, Educate & Entertain, through Music, News, Information & Advice

GFM became a member of the Community Radio Association in 2001, the CRA is now known as the Community Media Association, and GFM is a member of the CMA.

GFM community radio provides radio services to individuals who are otherwise under-served by such services, it facilitates discussion and the expression of opinions that might not be aired on mainstream radio stations, provides training and better understanding of the community and the strengthening of links within it.

GFM is unique in what it delivers to listeners, GFM promotes the delivery of services provided by local authorities and other public services, economic development and of social enterprises, employment, opportunities for the gaining of work experience, social inclusion; cultural and linguistic diversity, civic participation and volunteering.

There are currently 53 volunteers from 16 - 60 plus involved with GFM, we are constantly being approached by young people who want to join the GFM Family to do work experience, sadly we don’t have the finance to get the resources required to accommodate the requests. We are seeking on-going support to help fund the new wave of presenters, DJs, producers, and those wanting to get into media within our community.

Through out the life time of GFM there have been 100’s of volunteers that have recived in training and have completed GFM 5 day accredited radio production training and have gone to university.

With your help it’s very much the GFM family desire to continue broadcasting to the citizen of Gloucester and beyond, we want to continue to serve the community and to give the same opportunities to those that have seen success and are now doing what they love.

You can help us to do this, by donating online via, or set up monthly direct debit, the information is on the website. If you would like to pop in and meet us and give a donation please telephone 01452 525425 to make arrangements

LONG TERM - we need regular support from our listeners through a one-off donation, or regular direct debit payment.

If 100,000 people gave just £3 each GFM could run for another 12 years

If 50,000 people gave just £3 GFM could run for another 6 years

If 25,000 people gave just £3 GFM could run for another 3 years

Just £5 could help with training, community events, new shows and facilities

Just £3 could help with the running costs including rent and license fees.

If you'd like to HELP GFM you can set up regular direct debit online at or for a one off donation

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    • Baker Street

      Baker Street

      Oct 24, 2019


    • John Sendall

      John Sendall

      Aug 30, 2019

      Enjoy Smoothgrooves on Tuesday nights


    • J S

      J S

      Aug 30, 2019

      Love listening to smoothgrooves on Tuesday evenings


    • Troy Zimbalatti

      Troy Zimbalatti

      Jul 11, 2019

      Just showing a bit of support 👍🏼 from Team T2Z


    • Anonymous


      Jul 6, 2019

      Thanks you GFM family for serving the Community.

    • Anonymous


      Jun 30, 2019

      Keep up the good work! Bless. x


    • Anonymous


      Jun 30, 2019


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