Newbald athlete – Ed Lisney training for his first marathon.

South Newbald athlete Edd Lisney is in training for his first marathon after a busy few weeks which have seen him win an award and hand over thousands to charity.
Edd is planning to tackle the Brighton marathon in April in aid of the learning disability charity, Linkage Community Trust.
The last time we spoke to Edd, he was training for a canoe feat with a group of friends along the Thames last August. It raised several thousand pounds for multiple sclerosis.
Tony Barker caught up with the Pocklington accountant during a rare rest day…..

East Riding Vicar – The Reverend Geoff Hollingsworth and the Three Peak Challenge

 An East Riding vicar is preparing to climb three Yorkshire peaks this Easter to help raise vital funds for his local churches, which include Shiptonthorpe and Londesborough.

The Reverend Geoff Hollingsworth, who leads the Pocklington Group of churches, says they need to find thousands of pounds every year to reduce a deficit in parish finances.

Reverend Hollingsworth has been talking to Tony Barker about his forthcoming challenge….

Toto special – Saturday 21st March 2015

The second hour of this week’s Saturday Flight Classic Rock (7 – 8pm) is given over to a documentary on the Los Angeles band Toto, with band members David Paich, Steve Lukather and Joseph Williams.

Their new album, “Toto XIV” is out later in March.

Sad news that Bass player, Mike Porcaro died on 15th March 2015.

Also on the programme:

Sad Cafe, Joe Bonamassa, Earth & Fire, Barclay James Harvest, Thin Lizzy, Magnum, Moody Blues, Def Leppard, Chris De Burgh, Nilsson, Iron Maiden, Lou Reed, Redbone.

6 – 8pm on 101.8 FM Stereo with Paul Stellings

Saturday Flight Classic Rock – 14th March 2015

This week on Saturday Flight Classic Rock:

Quireboys, Led Zeppelin, Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band, Patti Smith Group, Rick Derringer, Simple Minds, Steely Dan, Paul Dean, Gentle Giant, Mitch Laddie, The Band, Live, Alice Cooper, Bon Jovi, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, Little Angels, Van Morrison, Fleetwood Mac, Rush, Robert Plant, Lynryd Skynyrd.

Plus the new single from Toto and a track from the debut album from The Revolution Saints.

6 – 8pm on 101.8 FM stereo with Paul Stellings

Saturday Flight Classic Rock – 7th March 2015

This week on Saturday Flight Classic Rock:

Al Stewart, AC/DC, Ringo Starr, Boston, ZZ Top, Don Henley, Mammoth, Crosby Stills Nash & Young, The Blue Nile, Focus, Christopher Cross, Mr Mister, Bruce Springsteen, Eric Clapton, Genesis, Neil Young, America, Little River Band, Melvin Taylor & The Slack Band, Tyketto, Heart. Plus the current single from Joe Bonamassa.

6 – 8pm on 101.8 FM Stereo with Paul Stellings

Apologies for being unable to list the artists for the programme on 28th February 2015. They were:

Saxon, Graham Parker, Deep Purple, Carly Simon, Pink Floyd, Talk Talk, Westworld, U2, Mahalia Barnes Featuring Joe Bonamassa, Toto (new single), 10 Years After, Russ Ballard, Nils Lofgren, Manfred Mann’s Earthband, Ronnie James Dio, Richie Sambora, Strangeways, Toploader, Ironhorse, Joe Walsh, Big Country. Robin Trower (track from the new album).

Saturday Flight Classic Rock – 21st February 2015

This weekend on Saturday Flight Classic Rock, you can hear:

George Thoroughgood & The Destroyers, The Who, Aerosmith, Killing Joke, Magazine, Alannah Myles, Judie Tzuke, Alan Parsons Project, Tangerine Dream, Ram Jam, Cream, Van Halen, Johnny Marr, The Band, David Bowie, Free, Goo Goo Dolls, The Strand, Diesel, Electric Light Orchestra, Allman Brothers Band.

Plus the new single from Joe Bonamassa, and a track from the debut album from The Revolution Saints.

6 – 8pm on 101.8FM Stereo with Paul Stellings

Saturday Flight Classic Rock – 14th February 2015

This week on Saturday Flight Classic Rock:

Stephen Stills, Supertramp, INXS, Wishbone Ash, Tom Robinson, Asia, Snowy White, Joan Armatrading, Gerry Raffery, Richard & Linda Thompson, Billy Idol, Christopher Cross, Joe Walsh, Bad Company, Phil Manzanera, Dire Straits, Steve Hillage, Utopia, Tinsley Ellis, Chris De Bugh, Ian Gomm, Gin Blossoms.

6 – 8pm on 101.8FM Stereo with Paul Stellings

Saturday Flight Classic Rock – 7th February 2015

This week on Saturday Flight Classic Rock:

Deep Purple, Vixen, Def Leppard, Chicago, Moody Blues, Jethro Tull, Earth & Fire, Tyketto, Melvin Taylor & The Slack Band, Big Country, F.M. Blue Oyster Cult, Rolling Stones, U2, Jaded Heart, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Be Bop Deluxe, Peter Gabriel, Richard Marx, Nazareth, Lou Reed, Climax Blues Band.

Plus a track from the new album by Michael Schenker.

6 – 8pm on 101.8 FM Stereo with Paul Stellings