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Radio Clatterbridge Celebrates 70 years on air

One of the country's oldest hospital radio stations will mark its 70th birthday with a special day of programmes on Friday 9 April.  Radio Clatterbridge began broadcasting in 1951 when members of...

HBA Welcomes Two New Trustees

At our Annual General Meeting held on the 20th March 2021, HBA welcomed two new Trustees to the board. Due to the current Coronavirus restrictions, the AGM was held virtually via Zoom as part of our...

Big Winners at the National Hospital Radio Awards

Radio Harrow is your HBA Station of the Year, while Hospital Radio Chelmsford scoops three awards at this years National Hospital Radio awards, in a virtual ceremony broadcast on Saturday 20th March...

Paul Sylvester announced as new HBA Ambassador

The Hospital Broadcasting Association (HBA) are pleased to welcome Paul Sylvester, Content Director at Absolute Radio, as an ambassador of the organisation. Paul is an advocate for hospital, health...

200 Years of volunteering celebrated at Harrogate

More than 200 years of combined volunteering will be celebrated on Monday (March 15) when Harrogate Hospital Radio holds its AGM.   Eight members of the society, which first took to the air in...

National Hospital Radio Awards Winners 2021

*/ Station of the Year Sponsored by PPL This award showcases the best of hospital radio, from the interaction with station listeners to the...

Radio Academy Membership

*/ The Radio Academy is the UK radio and audio industry charity dedicated to the celebration and promotion of excellence in radio and audio. Aiming to bring together creative people from across...

The Big Welsh Sing-Along

On St David's Day, hospital radio stations across Wales are coming together for a 'Big Welsh Sing-Along'. All stations involved are going to be encouraging listeners to simultaneously sing 'Calon...

ArroweSound is on the move

ArroweSound are about to make the biggest move in their 48 year history, after bosses at Wirral University Teaching Hospital Trust approached the station to advise they required more clinical space...

Volunteers Celebrate Long Service from Doorsteps

Accolades have been awarded to volunteers of North Oxfordshire’s hospital, health and wellbeing radio service, Radio Horton in recognition of their contribution and commitment over several years....