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CHBN Volunteer Nominated for Two National Awards

The Young Arias are the new UK awards for 8-18 year-olds and schools who love making audio, supported by both commercial and BBC Radio.  Penwith college student and CHBN radio presenter Maisy-Sky...

HBA Welcomes New Trustee

The Hospital Broadcasting Association (HBA) today announced the re-appointment of three Trustees and welcomed a new member to the board at the organisation’s Annual General Meeting held on Saturday...

National Hospital Radio Award Winners 2019

*/ Congratulations to the winners of the National Hospital Radio Awards, which were announced at the Best Western Hotel in Stoke on Trent as part of the HBA's annual conference. The National...

Hospedia Guidance for Hospital Radio Stations

HBA's Patient Entertainment Systems Liasion, Mark Grantham gives some advice to member stations regarding training patients and ward staff and volunteers on using the Hospedia beside systems. Here is...

Is hospital the right place for the blues?

Submitted by: Hospital Radio Barnet The programme line-up at Hospital Radio Barnet looked good. Most musical tastes were well catered for by various presenters who obviously liked...

National Hospital Radio Awards Nominations 2019 Announced

The nominations have been announced. The National Hospital Radio Awards is an annual celebration of the excellent standards found in hospital radio stations across the country. The awards are open...

Seasons Greetings from HBA

2018 has been a very busy year for the Hospital Broadcasting Association. Earlier this year, we held our training Roadshow in Glasgow whilst in March and our Annual Conference and National Hospital...

Ofcom Invites Applications for Community Radio Licences

In September we advised that Ofcom published their plans for...

On-Air Issue 161 - Available Now

Blink and you’ll miss it, that’s how quickly this year has gone. In just a few weeks, we’ll be celebrating a brand new year, and a few months after that, we’ll be seeing you in Stoke-on-Trent for our...

2019 Annual Conference - Bookings Open

The wait is over, bookings are now open for our 2019 Annual Conference (Including the Hospital Radio Awards).  We're heading to the Best Western Plus Moat House, Stoke-on-Trent, for the 2019...