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Celebrating the launch of KGH Radio (Kettering)

The Hospital Broadcasting Association (HBA) are delighted to welcome a new hospital, health and wellbeing broadcasting service to its membership portfolio, which has recently relaunched at Kettering...

Broadcasting from Home - Hospital Radio Bedford

Many Hospital Broadcasting Association Member Stations have continued to bring light entertainment and vital information to patients and communities during the Coronavirus pandemic, but not in their...

Harrogate Hospital Radio gets £1k broadcasting boost from town’s Freemasons

A charity radio station which has seen its presenters broadcasting from improvised studios in their homes, has been given a £1,000 boost by Harrogate Freemasons. When the Coronavirus barred access to...

Tea's a treat for Radio Horton

The beginning of June marked Volunteers’ Week (1st-7th June) - an annual celebration organised by the National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO), recognising the contributions that millions...

Ensuring the music continues in Chichester

Inevitably, Chichester Hospital Radio’s on-site studio at St Richard’s was obliged to close at the beginning of the lockdown. But that hasn’t stopped the music. Far from it. The music, the programmes...

Bauer Radio Documentaries

The Hospital Broadcasting Association (HBA) are pleased to announce another collaboration with Bauer Radio. Following the success of Absolute Radio 40s: VE Day, which was also shared and broadcast on...

National Hospital Radio Awards Winners 2019

     */ Congratulations to the winners of the National Hospital Radio Awards 2019. The National Hospital Radio Awards is an annual celebration of the excellent year-on-year standards found in...

Ofcom announces how it will licence small scale DAB

Ofcom has announced how they are going to licence small...

Brockley News brings the frontline to the airwaves

Radio Brockley's weekly news show features first hand accounts of the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital's (RNOH) role in the battle against Covid 19. Despite the current lockdown restrictions, HBA...

50 Years of Hospital Radio in Enfield

Royal Free Radio, which broadcasts to patients in Chase Farm, North Middlesex and the Royal Free hospitals, celebrated 50 years on air on the 24th May. Based at Chase Farm Hospital, and operated...