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Ujima Radio celebrate 15 Years of Broadcasting

Plus the Ujima Showcase

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Join Ujima Radio in celebrating 15 years of broadcasting, meet the Ujima family and enjoy the incredible line up of performers and the Ujima Radio Showcase featuring some of the stellar DJ’s & MC’s featured on station, 24hrs a day, 365 days a year.

Ujima is one of the 7 principles of Kwanzaa and is the Swahili word for “collective responsibility” and that is at the very core of what Ujima Radio does, as a volunteer led, non profit community radio station, their mission is to provide a platform and give a voice to the voiceless.  Each year Ujima Radio supports over 150 volunteers, amplifying the voices of individuals, groups and issues that may otherwise go unheard.

For their 15th anniversary party, Ujima Radio are proud to present an incredible line up of specialist music DJ’s which includes Mercury Prize winners, pioneers of new music & trailblazers of the Bristol Sound.

Presented by Ujima Radio

Standing show

Age: 18+


Performance Times

Doors: 20:00
Ends: 02:00

All timings are approximate and subject to change

“[Ujima Radio is] an essential platform. Diverse and engaging – combining contemporary sounds with a wide range of genres from reggae, hip-hop, dub, dancehall, afrobeat and much more.”

365 Bristol




J Ellis

Lixen Khan



Billy Whizz Saint



Rising Son


The Ujima Radio Showcase

DJ Style

Faada Sojie

Dancehall Generals

DJ Mac 3

DJ Docta Flex

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About Lantern Hall

Bristol’s home of dazzling new music

The venue

Lantern Hall

at Bristol Beacon

Getting to the venue

Location: Lantern Hall is located within Bristol Beacon. Head to Level 1 and follow signs to find the auditorium.

Address: Bristol Beacon, Trenchard Street, Bristol, BS1 5AR


Bicycle racks can be found in front of the main entrance on Trenchard Street, Colston Street, and on the city centre promenade. Find your nearest cycle routes using Cycle Planner.

Car parking

Trenchard Street multi-storey car park is 200m away, directly behind Bristol Beacon.

  Bristol Clean Air Zone

Bristol Beacon is inside the Bristol Clean Air Zone. Check if your vehicle will be charged and how much you’ll have to pay.


Most bus services stop in and around the city centre promenade, 250m from Bristol Beacon.

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Spaces for wheelchair users are available within the first 10 rows on the flat floor of the Hall.

Assistance Dogs

Assistance dogs and emotional support animals are allowed in the performance space. Seats in rows AA-J on the flat floor are most suitable. If you prefer, you can leave your animal with a member of staff during the performance.

Hearing Facility

A Sennheiser MobileConnect assistive listening system is installed in the venue. Download the free App and use your own mobile device and headphones to listen to the performance. (Devices are available on request.)

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