About Mike SHAFT
Mike Shaft is a broadcaster of some repute in the North West. He was born in Grenada in the West Indies and has lived in the North West of England since 1968. He began his broadcasting career as a freelance presenter at Piccadilly Radio, Manchester in 1978.Read More
Back in 2002 during the Commonwealth Games in Manchester, I got a phone call from the manager of BBC GMR asking if I was available to present their Sunday Breakfast programme as holiday cover.
22:00 Every Saturday night on BBC Radio Manchester.
Leeds produced a stellar performance against Leicester Warriors in their Division One matchup on Saturday night. Cruising to a 95-57 win in impressive fashion in front of a vocal crowd.
Week 24 saw massive wins for Newcastle Eagles and Manchester Giants in the BBL while the Cheshire Phoenix defeated the Rocks in another cracking ball game at the Northgate to take a 6 point lead into the 2nd leg..
Welcome to an on-going feature on mikeshaft.com. It is the Timeline. On this page we will try to high-light some of the major events that I have been involved with over the years.
Our celebrations continue. In this photo album we bring you some of the people and places that made Sunset Radio what it was. Some of these photos are not very high quality but it is all that I have got. If you have better quality photos or originals then please get in touch.
Welcome to an on-going series of classic British Basketball photographs on mikeshaft.com, under the slogan 'We got history...We got game.'
Victor Moses has retained his Molten BBL Player of the Month award after continuing his sparkling form from January into February.
Leeds Carnegie Basketball returned to winning ways on Saturday with a tough fought 76-67 victory over physical Westminster Warriors at the Leeds Metropolitan University Sports Arena, while the Carnegie Women also celebrated.
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