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Abseiling on air at Hospital Radio Basingstoke

It was a wet Saturday morning in September when volunteers came along to the North Hampshire Hospital in Basingstoke to raise money for the North Hampshire Medical Fund, a charity based at the...

Richard Smith announces plans for Big Broadcast

Richard Smith, best known for the A to Z of Pop series, has announced plans for the Big Broadcast 2017. For the May bank holiday weekend (29th April-1st May), Richard will be hosting another marathon...

Award for Harrogate Hospital Radio Volunteer

On Friday 28th October, members from Harrogate Hospital Radio attended the annual Harrogate volunteer award ceremony at The Swan Hotel in Harrogate. The award ceremony is now in its 9th year and...

Hospital Radio Tunbridge Wells - Sending out an SOS

Hospital Radio Tunbridge Wells has launched an appeal to “Save Our Service” to try and raise additional funds to enable the service to continue. Since 2011 when the old Kent & Sussex Hospital...

Submit your news via our website

The Hospital Broadcasting Association now allows member stations to submit it's news directly to the HBA website. This news will not only appear on the website front page, but also automatically next...

2017 National Hospital Radio Awards Now Open

We are pleased to announce that the 2017 National Hospital Radio Awards...

Venue Announced for 2017 Annual Conference & Awards Ceremony

Bolton Hosts the HBA Conference and Awards 2017. Join fellow hospital broadcasters from across the UK at the Hospital Broadcasting Association’s Annual Conference and National Awards.  ...

Volunteers Awarded for 230 years Long Service at Radio Cherwell

Nine volunteers of Oxford’s Hospital Radio Station, Radio Cherwell, have been awarded Long Service Certificates from the Hospital Broadcasting Association, at the stations Annual General Meeting on...

Ridgeway Radio Celebrates 50th Anniversary

This year Ridgeway Radio is celebrating the 50th anniversary of hospital radio in Dorchester.   The station has had various name changes over the years, but it all started on the 29th September 1966...

Marathon broadcast for Sandwell Hospital Radio

Two Presenters from Sandwell Hospital Radio will be attempting to break the world record for the longest radio marathon DJ team of two people. Starting on 8th August at 12pm on Sandwell Hospital...