Mel Francis

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     Mel spent a lifetime in show-business, first singing with the big bands of the late 50's and has broadcasted hundreds of times. Then graduated to the Cabaret and nightclub circuit where he included comedy and impressions in his act which lasted about an hour. 

     In 1967, Mel got his Equity card and started working in television mainly Coronation Street and Emmerdale. He had small parts in Shameless, Dr. Who, Heartbeat, Casualty and East Enders to mention just a few. 

     After 5 years as a hospital broadcaster, then internet radio loomed and is now his top favourite, playing every type of genre except Rap. His favourite genre being jazz which you will hear on one of his broadcasts on Showcase Radio.