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Married couple celebrate 100 years of volunteering

Volunteer members of Radio Cherwell, Oxford’s hospital radio service, recently gathered at Oxford Town Hall to receive their long service awards, totalling 305 years, from the Lord Mayor, Councillor...

Radio Ysbyty Gwynedd shortlisted for award

Local hospital radio station Radio Ysbyty Gwynedd has been shortlisted in the annual national Community Radio Awards. The station has made the shortlist, which was whittled down from more than 430...

Celebrating 50 years at Inverness Hospital Radio this November

Inverness Hospital Radio will celebrate its 50th anniversary with the commencment of broadcasting online. The 2nd of November 2021 marks 51 years of broadcasts by Inverness Hospital Radio. After not...

Victoria Radio Network celebrates 50 years

Victoria Radio Network celebrates 50 golden years of broadcasting in 2021, Elaine Bowie gives us an insight into the stations history. Victoria Radio Network came about by the great love of the...

HBA welcomes new Executive Director

The Hospital Broadcasting Association (HBA) is delighted to announce the appointment of Amy Palmer as the organisation's new Executive Director. Amy’s appointment comes as part of the HBA’s strategic...

Hospital Radio Plymouth awarded special licence by Ofcom

Hospital Radio Plymouth is one of only 12 stations in the UK to be awarded a special licence by the communications regulator, Ofcom. The new ‘limited coverage’ licence is designed for organisations...

'Fantastic Moment' as Harrogate Hospital Radio launches on FM

Harrogate's longest-running radio station now broadcasts on a new channel. At 9.53am on the 1st September 2021, and with the help of Andrew Jones MP, Harrogate & District NHS Found Trust Chairman...

Radio Glamorgan Expands

From today (Friday 3rd September), Radio Glamorgan (RG) now serves three hospitals across the Cardiff and Vale University Health Board. As well as broadcasting across the University Hospital of...

David Peschier writes about Radio Marsden

When David Peschier founded Radio Marsden back in 1969, he never imagined it would still   be  going  strong 50 years later, nor that he would celebrate that milestone by writing a book about his...

TalkTalk team cycle to raise funds for Northern Air Hospital Radio

Ken Anton is known to a number of hospital radio stations for his ‘Sunny Side’, ‘Time After Time’ and ‘In The Drawing Room’ programmes, and is the secretary of Northern Air Hospital Radio in...