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Hospital Radio in Morecambe Bay Goes Digital

HBA member station Bay Trust Radio successfully launched on DAB+ on Wednesday 1st December, meaning listeners from across North Lancashire and South Cumbria can hear the stations output, along with...

Radio Tyneside Celebrate 70 years

On Wednesday 6th October Radio Tyneside celebrated their 70th birthday. The whole day looked back at the stories they had covered over the years, welcomed guests into the studios, reran some old...

The National Hospital Radio Awards 2022

We're excited to announce the launch of the National Hospital Radio Awards 2022. We've listened to your feedback and have taken into consideration the increased opportunities our stations have...

A wonderful 125 years at Radio Brockley

What is it that makes Hospital Radio so important? So valuable? So salient to the restoration of patients in hospital beds up and down the country? Lee Pillar from Radio Brockley writes for HBA. Is...

National Hospital Radio Awards 2022

The National Hospital Radio Awards 2022 We're pleased to launch the category criteria for the National Hospital Radio Awards 2022. We've listened to your feedback and have...

Gold award for Winchester Radio volunteer

The unstinting efforts and hard work of one of charity Winchester Radio’s volunteers - Nigel Dallard, have been formally recognised at this year's National Community Radio Awards! Nigel was presented...

Married couple celebrate 100 years of volunteering

Volunteer members of Radio Cherwell, Oxford’s hospital radio service, recently gathered at Oxford Town Hall to receive their long service awards, totalling 305 years, from the Lord Mayor, Councillor...

Radio Ysbyty Gwynedd shortlisted for award

Local hospital radio station Radio Ysbyty Gwynedd has been shortlisted in the annual national Community Radio Awards. The station has made the shortlist, which was whittled down from more than 430...

Celebrating 50 years at Inverness Hospital Radio this November

Inverness Hospital Radio will celebrate its 50th anniversary with the commencment of broadcasting online. The 2nd of November 2021 marks 51 years of broadcasts by Inverness Hospital Radio. After not...

Victoria Radio Network celebrates 50 years

Victoria Radio Network celebrates 50 golden years of broadcasting in 2021, Elaine Bowie gives us an insight into the stations history. Victoria Radio Network came about by the great love of the...