What is TeenFM
TeenFM is an online licensed radio station aimed at giving young people the opportunity to get involved with radio. TeenFM offers the chance for teenagers as young as 13 years old (and up) to get involved, whether it be presenting, journalism, interviewing, scripting for jingles or General Idea's.
TeenFM are one of the few internet radio stations fully licenced by both licences, also providing around the clock entertainment. We have a dedicated team of staff and are always looking for more of you to get involved.
When was TeenFM Founded
TeenFM was founded in 2007 by Dan Porter.
In March 2009 George Towner joined Dan Porter and together they are joint Owners of TeenFM. In early 2011 Daniel Briant joined as the Technical Director, to help with the Technical side and website. TeenFM has grown from strength to strength. TeenFM has done countless charity work and interviews.
TeenFM is paid for by Donations and money out of the owners pockets. We are a not for profit radio station working hard to keep going each year.
Every penny we are able to obtain goes a long way with the running costs of the station. All money goes into pay our licence fees, equipment and any other charge we have to pay to be legal.
No member of staff gets paid for what they do at TeenFM, all work is voluntary.
TeenFM is fully licensed by PPL & PRS/MCPS to broadcast online in the UK, Ireland & other territories as per licensing terms stated by the specified licenses.
TeenFM & Charity Fundraising
TeenFM is fully involved with local charities, some of which include Macmillan Cancer Research & Wings of Hope. TeenFM raise money for charities through the form of fundraising events. Past events have included a Wacky Olympics, 61 Hour broadcasting, and music gigs for local unsigned artists to showcase their music to an audience.
TeenFM work hard to provide fundraising events for up to two charities a year.