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Nominations for National Hospital Radio Awards 2017 Announced

The Hospital Broadcasting Association is pleased to announce the nominations for the National Hospital Radio Awards 2017.  The HBA invited all its members to submit entries for the 11 categories. ...

Hospital Radio Ipswich's Christmas Cheer

For the third year running Hospital Radio Ipswich will be broadcasting live to the patients of The Ipswich Hospital this coming Christmas Day and Boxing Day.   On Christmas Day itself no less than...

Mayor of Redbridge Re-opens Hosptial Radio Studio

The Mayor of Redbridge officially cuts the ribbon launching Bedrock Radio at Goodmayes Hospital.   The Mayor, Cllr Gurdial Bhamra; visited Goodmayes Hospital on Sunday 20th November to officially re-...

Radio Tyneside celebrates 65th Anniversary

Thursday 6th October saw the 65th birthday of Radio Tyneside, the first ever broadcast back in 1951 being a football commentary from St James Park. Radio Tyneside decided to celebrate the birthday on...

Abseiling on air at Hospital Radio Basingstoke

It was a wet Saturday morning in September when volunteers came along to the North Hampshire Hospital in Basingstoke to raise money for the North Hampshire Medical Fund, a charity based at the...

Richard Smith announces plans for Big Broadcast

Richard Smith, best known for the A to Z of Pop series, has announced plans for the Big Broadcast 2017. For the May bank holiday weekend (29th April-1st May), Richard will be hosting another marathon...

Award for Harrogate Hospital Radio Volunteer

On Friday 28th October, members from Harrogate Hospital Radio attended the annual Harrogate volunteer award ceremony at The Swan Hotel in Harrogate. The award ceremony is now in its 9th year and...

Hospital Radio Tunbridge Wells - Sending out an SOS

Hospital Radio Tunbridge Wells has launched an appeal to “Save Our Service” to try and raise additional funds to enable the service to continue. Since 2011 when the old Kent & Sussex Hospital...

Submit your news via our website

The Hospital Broadcasting Association now allows member stations to submit it's news directly to the HBA website. This news will not only appear on the website front page, but also automatically next...

2017 National Hospital Radio Awards Now Open

We are pleased to announce that the 2017 National Hospital Radio Awards...