The Team

Rachel Orr

Rachel is a shoe queen and opera diva. (Lost count of how many pairs of shoes and boots I have but it’s near 150!) She lives in the North East of England in the town home to Durham’s International Cricket Ground. Rachel has a very eclectic taste in music across not only the decades but […]

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Giles Squire

Giles discovered the wonders of radio when he was just ten years old and started his broadcasting career as Britain’s youngest radio DJ at the time at just sixteen. In 1974 he joined and helped launch Metro Radio in the North East. Since then he has worked for many large commercial radio groups and even […]

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Karen McNulty

Dr McNulty hails from Paisley, in Bonnie Scotland, so is used to the lovely weather of Rossendale. After studying chemistry at the University of Glasgow, she moved to Manchester to complete a PhD in synthetic organic chemistry. As if 22 years in the education system was not enough, she decided to train to become a […]

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The McNultys

Karen and Chris met speed dating in Tiger Tiger back in 2005. Chris followed Karen to ‘The Big Smoke’ (London) where they spent 4 fun filled years living life to the full. After tying the knot in 2012 ‘The McNultys’ moved back up north to Chris’ hometown of beautiful Bacup. They have enjoyed spending their last few years turning […]

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Evie loves radio and also loves anything to do with Musical Theatre, which is why she has nagged and nagged to be allowed to present with James on a Sunday. She is very excited to be a part of the Real Life Radio family and can’t wait to bring some crazyness to the place. When […]

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Danny Lake

Danny Lake is an award-winning journalist, multimedia freelancer, communications specialist, and voice-over artist. With over 12 years experience in the broadcast industry, featuring on TV and radio across the UK, Danny comes to the Real Life Radio team to present a weekly topical hop around the current affairs of the world. Danny is also the […]

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