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Apple FM wins Queen's Award for Voluntary Service

HBA member Apple FM has today been awarded the...

NHS England says "thank you" to volunteers

As the UK celebrates Volunteers’ Week from today until 7 June, in recognition of the invaluable contributions of people across all sectors who offer up their time,...

A third of Britons willing to volunteer in the NHS

To mark Volunteers' Week, the Royal Voluntary Service charity has published...

The Thompson Family Charitable Trust

It is unusual for a general charitable grant to be available; however your attention is drawn to one that requires no formal form filling, no complicated evidence process and very few indications on...

Queen's Speech 2015 - what it means for hospital radio

Today saw the Queen’s Speech opening the new parliamentary session. There are two bills that are most...

Radio Horton co-Founder Passes

The Committee of Radio Horton have advised the HBA that co-founder of north Oxfordshire’s hospital Radio Horton, Ted Hanson (MBE) sadly passed away on the morning of Tuesday 5th May.   Ted Hanson...

Grandma Remember Me? A short play for Dementia Awareness Week

The HBA has been offered the chance for its stations to use a radio play for Dementia Awareness Week (17 - 23 May) thanks to Jason Moyle at CHBN and Anna O'Brien at Winchester HR. “Grandma...

The Charities MSc Programme

For some volunteers within charities, working within the voluntary sector is a way of life and an educational background as well as giving up a bit of free time. If you are looking to make a career...

On-Air HBA Awards Edition Out Now!

The HBA has today published your Awards Edition of the HBA magazine On-Air. The Journal of the HBA for nearly a year, when Michelle Newstead had chosen to retire from editing your...

Improve your interviewing techniques at the next HBA South Gathering in Reading

Graham Seaman of BBC Wiltshire will be repeating his popular seminar "Interview Techniques" at the next HBA South meeting in Reading on Saturday 9 May.  He will give you lots of tips on how to do...