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Public Health England Coronavirus Campaign

Public Health England is continually updating and sharing messages regarding Coronavirus / Covid 19 as well as monitoring the ongoing situation.  The Government has launched an expanded public...

Half price tickets to the ARIAS for HBA Members!

As part of HBA's affiliation with the Radio Academy, we're proud to be able to announce that The Radio Academy is offering an exclusive 50% discount to HBA Members for the ARIAS. ...

Supermarket Sweep for Radio Horton

The hospital, health and wellbeing radio station for Banbury and North Oxfordshire, Radio Horton scored a milestone in its fundraising efforts over the festive season after shoppers of two Banbury...

Mid Downs takes to Broadway

Over the years Mid Downs Radio (MDR) based in the Princess Royal Hospital, Haywards Heath has organised different fund-raising events which have involved current and past MDR presenters, friends and...

All change at Torbay!

There are changes afoot this year at Torbay Hospital Radio as the station celebrates 43 years of broadcasting from Torbay Hospital. A fresh new look will arrive during 2020. The station has teamed up...

World first for Hospital Radio Ipswich

Studio A at Hospital Radio Ipswich was full to overflowing recently as Roma Nicholson, her father Darren and media guru Glen White were interviewed. The shows host Lewis Old, ably assisted by HRI’s...

Listener leaves £25,000 donation in will

A former patient of the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham has left the hospital’s radio station a £25,000 bequest. Retired engineer Patrick Grogan spent a lot of time at the QE listening to BHBN...

HBA to launch Digital Memories

To commemorate its Golden Jubilee, the Hospital Broadcasting Association is building its first digital archive of content from over the last fifty years. Since its inception in 1970, when the...

National Hospital Radio Awards 2020 Nominations Announced

The nominations for the National Hospital Radio Awards 2020 have been announced. The winners will be announced at a gala night in Bolton in March at what will be the 50th anniversary of the Hospital...

National Hospital Radio Awards 2020

Awards season is here! The National Hospital Radio Awards is an annual celebration of the excellent standards found in hospital radio stations across the country. Below is the shortlist for this...