The BIG Night In with Mike Mitchell – Friday Evenings, 8-10pm
The best in R&B, soul, funk and everything in between! From Alexander O’Neal to Aaliyah, Jackie Wilson to John Legend, Whispers to Whitney, Mike has it all!
Born in Brighton in 1985, Mike has always had a keen interest in radio broadcasting.
At 17, he started at Mid-Downs Hospital Radio, based at the Princess Royal Hospital in Haywards Heath. He produced and presented a Sunday afternoon show for over 6 years.
During this time, he started doing work experience at Southern FM, (now Heart Sussex), in Portslade. This lead on to doing paid tech-op work at Southern and sister station Mercury, in Crawley, on a variety of shows.
In 2008, Mike started working at Brighton’s Juice 107.2. He launched a brand new weeknight show called The Love Inn, with Ambrose Harcourt, which was on air for over 5 years before becoming the Sunday Soul Breakfast until June 2016. Mike worked as the Producer, Technical Operator and was a cover presenter and has interviewed the likes of Shontelle, Lemar and Peter Andre.
Mike started at Uckfield FM in the summer of 2005, when the station was broadcasting for 1 month a year. Over the years, Mike has produced and presented a variety of shows on the station, including drivetime, a dance music show, R&B show and now his Groove Selection.