Trainee journalist, Steve Phipps, 29, from Locks Heath, Fareham, spent the day shadowing the news team at Wave 105 after winning the ‘newshound’ lot in the Wave 105 Cash for Kids auction.

He worked alongside, news reader, Charlotte Butt in the Wave 105 news studio, going out to follow local news stories and putting together a news bulletin.

Steve Phipps said: “I had a really great day with the Wave 105 news team and it gave me a great insight into broadcast journalism and how a radio station operates.

“I will be starting a Media Production degree in September so this experience is invaluable to me and I was happy to help raise funds for Wave 105 Cash for Kids in the process.”

Wave 105’s Charlotte Butt, said: “It was a pleasure working with such a professional as Steve. He really is a natural broadcaster!”