Support Us

Takeover Radio Children’s Media Trust is a registered charity number 1115483 as a not-for-profit community radio station with the mission of “advancing the personal development and education of young people aged between 8 and 23 residing in the UK. We do this by the provision of training in radio presenting, journalism, web design, video production and any other new media.”


Takeover Radio funded as a charitable organisation by:

  • Grants from funding bodies.
  • Donations from benefactors.
  • Advertising.
  • Sponsorship.
  • Amazon Smile
  • Studio hire.
  • Professional fees – event PA.
  • Professional fees – training.
  • Yearly sub, 200 Club,
  • Babysitting fee, tea club, other ideas?


We need adults prepared to act as ‘responsible’ adults while children are presenting on air. We need adults prepared to put in time to help run various aspects of the station releasing the experts to do the training and mentoring. We need people who can bring expertise in areas such as use of social media, podcasting, editing and presenting to guide the youngsters. We need adults who can work behind the scenes administrating, raising funds to keep this valuable and worthwhile operation going.

If you would like to volunteer contact us: