COMMENTARY AND ENTERTAINMENT AT THE HEART OF THE REGATTA

WE'RE BACK - 31 JULY : 6 AUGUST

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Daytimes on CowesLive

Breakfast

Join Roger every morning throughout Cowes Week for a look ahead at the day's racing. We'll bring you the latest news, weather, and essential information to make the best of your day on and off of the water. Tune in for exclusive interviews, and chances to win fantastic prizes including Chatham Shoes, Sunglasses and more.

07:00

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Live Commentary

All the starts, as they happen, with expert commentary from Simon Vigar on the Royal Yacht Squadron platform and Matt Sheahan on Cowes Live commentary rib, supported by B&G. We get you to the heart of the action. Listen to 87.9 FM onshore and on-the-water for the competitive edge.    

10:00

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Afternoons

Simply great songs, expert commentary, and all the latest info for an afternoon in Cowes with the unmistakable voice of Chris Carnegy. We'll look back at the day of racing, then from 3:30 pm give you the race results, sponsored by Hamble Yacht Services you need to know as they come in. Add to this great competition's and chances to win everything from shoes to Mermaid Gin it's the perfect afternoon in Cowes!

13:00

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WATCH LIVE

A fantastic view from The Island Sailing Club. Check out more webcams from across the island here

If you want to hear the commentary and starts in real-time,  for free, without any data charges or streaming delays, tune an FM radio to 87.9 and listen along live. Hear everything, as it happens. only on Cowes Live.

LISTEN LIVE

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If you’re in Cowes, the best way to hear us in REAL-TIME is using an FM radio, tune to 87.9FM

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WHAT'S ON

Keep up with what is happening in Cowes, online and on-air click here for the latest performances and crew parties. Sponsored by The Isle Of Wight Distillery Home of the true island spirit

THE RADIO QUIZ

On Thursday the 5th August at 7 pm, tune in to 87.9FM and have your smart device ready. For the first time, we’re playing an interactive quiz game that every crew can join in with. We’ll ask multiple choice questions and you answer as fast as you can by pressing buttons on your device. You could win a smart speaker!

WIN CHATHAM SHOES

Listen every day for your chance to win a pair of Chatham deck shoes in our anagram competition. At breakfast, Roger Price will give out the first of the clues, that run right throughout the day. Crack the code to discover the name of a racing mark in the Solent and then email the studio for your chance to be our chosen winner!

PINK FLAMINGO DISCO

Saturday – Wednesday – Thursday -Friday is “The Pink Flamingo Disco” at the Lawn Bar in the grounds of Northwood House. Dance the night away under the stars with Cowes Live’s very own Grant Francis. Join the team on Friday for the wrap-party too! Free entry, dress fancy, or fancy dress.

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