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OfCom Expression of Interest on Small Scale DAB

Ofcom has called for an expression of interest for small scale DAB licences and are doing preparatory work for if, and when, secondary legislation is passed. If your station has a vague interest in...

HRB Volunteer appears on ITV Anglia News

A volunteer from Hospital Radio Bedford appeared on ITV Anglia News on the 31st July after entering his news report to the national ITV competition "Breaking Into News". Steve Portman, who volunteers...

Share Your NHS70 Stories with On-Air

We're celebrating 70 years of the National Health Service today and we know many of our member stations are too.  If you've been taking part in celebrations within your community or hospital with...

Radio Tyneside Launches on FM

Radio Tyneside, the hospital radio station for Newcastle and Gateshead has begun braodcasting on 93.6FM in the area. The station has been granted a five-year community radio licence by Ofcom to...

Celebrating 70 Years of the NHS

Today, the country celebrates 70 years of our National Health Service, the NHS. It launched on 5th July 1948, it's sole purpose to bring hospitals, doctors, nurses, pharmacists, opticians and...

CHBN's 70 Hour Broadcast Celebrates NHS 70th Birthday

It is the same with any addiction. Just a small measure to start with. You know you can control it - you know you can stop any time. But a bigger fix is needed and then - you are hooked. So it has...

Renuka's Commentating at Gwendolen

Renuka Odedra, 21, from Evington, provides live match reports from the King Power Stadium direct to Leicester General patients’ bedsides, alongside other volunteers, and also has her own sports show...

Scunthorpe Hospital Radio Honour two Stalwarts

Northern Air Hospital Radio - Dave Bee Obituary

It’s with great sadness to hear of Dave Bee’s passing on the 9th May 2018 aged 55. Dave joined Northern Air Hospital Radio in 1982 for a couple of years, leaving to further his career in...

The NHS is 70 this year - and we want hospital radio to join in

The NHS is turning 70 on 5 July 2018. It’s the perfect opportunity to celebrate the achievements of one of the nation’s most loved institutions, to appreciate the vital role the service plays in our...