All posts tagged "BBC Radio Lancashire"

  • Prescot’s Gilly Is Lancashire Tourism Superstar

    Prescot-born broadcaster John Gillmore – affectionately known as Gilly – has scooped a big honour at the Lancashire Tourism Awards. Gilly, who hosts a daily show on BBC Radio Lancashire, is the 2015 Lancashire Tourism Superstar. Following...

    • Posted November 10, 2015
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  • Our Gilly Nominated for Lancs Tourism Award

    BBC Radio Lancashire presenter John Gillmore has been nominated for a Lancashire Tourism Award for the second year running. A proud Prescotian, Gilly, as he is affectionately known, has spent three decades on Lancashire’s airwaves, “living, loving...

    • Posted October 9, 2015
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  • Gilly Smashes Guinness World Record for Children in Need

    Radio presenter John Gillmore has broken the world record for the most interviews conducted in 24 hours. Gilly, who hails from Prescot, asked 1,649 questions in 293 interviews between 3pm Wednesday and 3pm Thursday. The ‘Gillathon’ was broadcast live...

    • Posted November 14, 2014
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  • Prescotian Is Finalist in Lancashire Tourism Awards

    Prescot-born Radio Lancashire presenter John Gillmore has reached the final of the Lancashire Tourism Awards. The DJ could become the 2014 Lancashire Tourism Superstar, after winning a public vote to become one of three finalists. John grew up in...

    • Posted November 3, 2014
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