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OfCom - Licensing Small Scale DAB

What OfCom are consulting on: On 20 June 2019, the Government placed a Statutory Instrument (‘the Order’) before Parliament that would create a framework for the licensing of small-scale DAB across...

Mystery Jets release new track 'Hospital Radio'

English Indie Rock band, Mystery Jets, have released their new track titled Hospital Radio.  The track is an ode to the NHS and the staff that have helped lead singer Blaine Harrison, who...

Ofcom Proposes - More Choice for Listeners to Digital Radio

Hundreds of new local digital radio stations could start broadcasting in the UK from next year, under proposals outlined by Ofcom. With over 40% of the UK’s radio listening now taking place on the...

Hospital Radio Plymouth receive £1000 from local Freemasons

Every Spring and Autumn, Freemasons from all parts of Devon meet to give support, totalling in excess of £50,000 to local charities and organisations throughout the county who are in ineed of...

Radio Warneford Back On Air

Radio Warneford, the hospital radio service based at Warwick Hospital, is finally back on the air and broadcasting to patients across South Warwickshire! The station, based at Warwick Hospital and...

Radio Glamorgan Studio Renamed after Volunteer

The studio at Hospital Radio Glamorgan (RG) has thoughtfully been renamed in memory of a dedicated volunteer. John Wilce, from Penarth, joined the station based at the University hospital of Wales in...

Charity honoured with the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service

HBA Member Station, Bay Trust Radio have been honoured with the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service, the highest award a voluntary group can receive in the UK. The radio station broadcasts 24 hours a...

Radio Clatterbridge says Goodbye to Founding Member

Listeners and volunteers at Radio Clatterbridge have been saddened to learn of the death of one of the station’s founding members, the broadcaster Monty Lister. He was 92. Lister managed the station...

90 Years service from two Hospital Radio Ipswich volunteers

On Thursday May the 16th 2019 John Alborough celebrated 45 years with Hospital Radio Ipswich. Starting with the charity as a young whippersnapper he quickly became a stalwart of the organisation and...

Radio Hillingdon share their Points of View on BBC One

Hospital Radio Hillingdon has made the bold leap from broadcasting to patients inside Hillingdon Hospital and listeners online to appearing on the TV screens of audiences nationwide this week. The...