The Orchard Spot, Spot Lane, Otham, Maidstone, Kent

The Kent Masterclass will be in the same format as the Preston and Dundee Masterclasses.


8.30-9.00 – Registration

9.30 – Radio 1 Big Weekend Site Tour

10.30 – Paul Leaper, the Managing Editor of BBC Radio Kent, talks about how to get into radio

11.00 – Morning Coffee

11.15 – Andy Parfitt

12.00 – Fearne and Reggie answer all of your questions.

12.45 – Lunch

1.30 – Interactive Activities with Trevor Dann (The Radio Academy), John Hirst (GCap Creation) and Ben Chapman (BBC Radio 1)

2.30 – Afternoon Tea

2.45 – Marketing

3.30 – Music Radio with George Ergatoudis, Head of Music, BBC Radio 1

4.15 – Conference close

There will be socialising opportunities on Saturday evening and Sunday – so you may wish to consider staying in Maidstone overnight.

Sessions and speakers will be announced as they are confirmed. Sessions and times are all subject to change.