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Southern Sound Building Closure

The future location of Southern Sound remains uncertain following the notification from NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde that the building which has been the home of Southern Sound for the last 19...

Member Dashboard

*/ Welcome to the Member Dashboard. The member dashboard is where you can find everything that you need to know from the HBA and where you can access our services. If you have something you think we...

Hospital Radio to the Olympics

John Cavanagh who started his broadcasting career with Glasgow’s Hospital Broadcasting Service (HBS) was the English language voice for the opening and closing ceremonies of the 2014 Sochi Olympic...

Trustee Board Update May 2014

HBA Conference 2014 The Trustee Board met in Central London during May and heard from the Conference & Awards Committee on the early stages of review for the Annual Conference in Bristol. As in...

Board Report On-Air 145

Conference News Our national conference takes place in Bristol from Friday 28th to Sunday 30th March. By the time you read this, residential bookings will have closed. However, you can still join us...

HBS Introduces a New Studio Booking Tool

In the last edition of On-Air I wrote an article about the installation of new equipment in both of our Glasgow city centre studios.  Part of the feature briefly mentioned that we had used a free on-...

HBA Conference 2015: Newcastle

It is already less than 12 months before the HBA Conference arrives at the Marriott Hotel in Gosforth, Newcastle. This is YOUR chance to meet with fellow radio station broadcasters,...

Patient’s Musical Fund-Raiser

In mid April, while collecting requests at Glasgow’s Beatson cancer hospital, ward visitor Isabel Vincent was asked by patient Ronnie Thompson if HBS could record a song that he’d just written...

HBA Conference 2014: Hospedia

It was inevitable. Of all of the seminars that would be expected to over-run, Hospedia’s business briefing to the HBA would have been one of the most likely alongside the planned Sunday morning...

National Hospital Radio Awards - 2014 Winners

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 to any HBA member station; full details...