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Written by Ian Pinnell HBA on Sunday 9th May 2021

Birmingham's BHBN have been offering local care homes interent radios, so residents can enjoy programmes produced by the station.

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Written by Ian Pinnell HBA on Saturday 13th March 2021

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...

Written by Ian Pinnell HBA on Monday 1st February 2021

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...

Written by Ian Pinnell HBA on Monday 1st February 2021

As the country faces another national lockdown, one charity in Kendal has been able to transform the service they offer thanks to additional funding for vital technical systems.

Funds...

Written by Ian Pinnell HBA on Monday 1st February 2021

The volunteer broadcasters at York Hospital Radio – the radio station and registered charity aimed mainly at listeners in the York Hospital – are celebrating a great start to 2021 with more...

Written by Ian Pinnell HBA on Sunday 13th December 2020

The team at Hospital Radio Ipswich have continued to provide programmes to patients and staff of The Ipswich Hospital.

While the second wave of Coronavirus has presented further...

Written by Ian Pinnell HBA on Sunday 13th December 2020

North Oxfordshire’s hospital, health and wellbeing radio station, Radio Horton has expanded its broadcasting output to support residents at the Katharine House Hospice in Adderbury.

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Written by Ian Pinnell HBA on Tuesday 21st July 2020

Many Hospital Broadcasting Association Member Stations have continued to bring light entertainment and vital information to patients and communities during the Coronavirus pandemic, but not in...

Written by Ian Pinnell HBA on Tuesday 16th June 2020

Inevitably, Chichester Hospital Radio’s on-site studio at St Richard’s was obliged to close at the beginning of the lockdown.

But that hasn’t stopped the music. Far from it.

The...

Written by Ian Pinnell HBA on Sunday 31st May 2020

Royal Free Radio, which broadcasts to patients in Chase Farm, North Middlesex and the Royal Free hospitals, celebrated 50 years on air on the 24th May.

Based at Chase Farm Hospital, and...