Big Fm, Costa Blanca, Spain
Cool FM, Benidorm   2010-2011
HITS FM, Benidorm  2009
Onda Cero International  2000-2008
Radio H, Brittany 1986  International Exchange Programme
BBC Radio Cornwall  1986  Contributor
BBC Radio Merseyside  1970-74   Frontline Presenter
BBC Radio 1  Guest DJ 1974
Clatterbridge Hospital Radio 1969-1970   Presenter

"My influences come from Radio Luxembourg, Radio Caroline, BBC local
Radio and such great entertainers as Tommy Cooper, Morecambe and Wise,
The Two Ronnies and Ken Dodd.  Favourite DJs include Jimmy Young, Steve
Wright,  Gene Weed and Dave Allen  My own show is dedicated to constant
improvement but will not be changed just for the sake of change."  

Vince started at Clatterbridge Hospital Radio on Wirral before working
for the BBC at Radio Merseyside. He also made an appearance on
Radio 1. He has worked on radio in Brittany, France and been heard all
over the world on Internet radio as he syndicates his podcasts to
several countries. He worked for the Spanish national broadcaster
Onda Cero for 8 years before the company closed their international
branch.  Vince had started podcasting about this time.

Guests on his show range from pop legends Chubby Checker and
Brenda Lee to Sir Henry Cooper and Sir Stirling Moss. Politicians, Pop
Stars and Sports stars can be found in abundance on
Vince´s podcasts.

Vince worked in various sales organisations and was trained by Blue
Chip companies. He was Northern Divisional Sales Manager/Sales
Trainer for Jenks Brokerage in retail grocery before moving to
Cornwall where he studied to become first a Leisure Studies Lecturer
then retrained to become a QTS teacher working in all Education
sectors in the UK. He studied the influence of radio in society as part of
his Leisure degree.

Having worked on the Western Morning News in Plymouth Vince
started the Truro News and Trader in 1983 whilst at college at Marjons
in Plymouth. He had begun desktop publishing after various work
experiences in France and designed and created the paper himself. He
has a Leisure Studies Degree and a degree in Philosophy in Education.
He has a Diploma in Journalism from the London School of Journalism
and a Diploma in Hypnotherapy and Psychotherapy. At Cornwall
College he taught as a member of the Sports Staff plus organised
various YTS Schemes and taught Marketing, Numeracy, Literacy,
Communication Skills and English as a Second or Foreign Language.
CV Academic

Earlier years saw him representing the Mersey Shipping League in
football before turning to rugby. He played in the Merseyside Showbizz
Football team playing regularly with many ex-professional footballers
and various celebrities. He is a 2nd Dan in Judo and a qualified Judo
Coach having taught the sport for many years.

Vince plays guitar, harmonicas and keyboards and offers the following

Rockin Rupert 50s Cabaret-

Fast moving cabaret with stand-up, audience participation, singing and
great harmonicas.  Played major venues in UK, France, Spain, Tenerife,
USA and currently resident on the Costa Blanca working around the
Benidorm Hotels

Guitar Vocalist-now working venues along the Costa Blanca. Very
middle-of-the-road and varied. Previously worked in
SW England,
Merseyside and North West England, and Brittany, France

Compere-Benidorm Palace,   Alfaz Casa de Cultura
1982-Merseyside Compere of the Year

Onda Cero Radio-October 2002 -December 2008  Producer /Presenter of a three hour show
informing and entertaining the English speaking community -for the Costa Blanca and Costa
del Sol

Cornwall College, Cornwall, England  1990-2001  Teacher -Youth Training Tutor, English
Teacher, Sports Teacher and Marketing Lecturer

Western Morning News, Plymouth, England  Advertising Sales 1982-1983

Jenks Brokerage, High Wycombe  1978-1982  Sales Manager/Sales Trainer-Northern

Professional Disc Jockey 1970-1978 BBC Merseyside 1970-74
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