Station History On Show

Station History On Show An exhibition about the history of Radio Clatterbridge begins today at the start of National Hospital Broadcasting Week. The display, in the hospital's Firtrees Restaurant, traces the station's 52 year history, including details of that interview with the Beatles. Radio Clatterbridge began life on April 9th 1951. ...

Food For Thought

Food For Thought Radio Clatterbridge's exhibition in the hospital restaurant has gone down a treat. Some people even made the trip especially to see the old pictures and read about the station's history. The display even brought back memories from Firtrees' Peter Evans. He remembers the Head Chef ringing the station each day so presenters could broadcast what the...

North West Colleagues Meet

North West Colleagues Meet Radio Clatterbridge has played host to a visit from three other hospital radio stations. A group of volunteers from broadcasters in Warrington, Ormskirk and Oldham were invited to see their Wirral counterparts. The informal visit was arranged by Radio Clatterbridge Chairman Vic Charles. ...

Staff Award Winner (Wirral Chronical, On Air, Insite)

The papers wrote: "Wirral hospital worker Jan Williams was given a This Is Your Life style surprise today, when she was presented with this year's Radio Clatterbridge Staff Achievement Award. The 28 year old Staff Nurse from Eastham was voted the best-loved worker by patients at Clatterbridge Hospital. She was lured back to Clatterbridge for a...

Jan Is Patients' Favourite

Jan Is Patients' Favourite Wirral hospital worker Jan Williams was given a This Is Your Life style surprise today, when she was presented with this year's Radio Clatterbridge Staff Achievement Award. The 28 year old Staff Nurse from Eastham was voted the best-loved worker by patients at Clatterbridge Hospital. Jan, who received her award from Granada TV's Fred Talbot this...

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  • Exercising bodies and minds

    Debbie Montgomery from Age UK Wirral Older people in Wirral are being urged to stay healthy by exercising their bodies - and their minds. Listeners to the Coffee Club programme have heard how a series of activities taking place locally can help them fire on all cylinders.
  • Foodbank appeals for help

    Richard Roberts from Wirral FoodbankA charity has appealed for Radio Clatterbridge listeners to help it feed local people in crisis. A number of workers based in the health park already donate to the Wirral Foodbank.
  • Kate Granger's #HelloMyNameIs legacy "to continue"

    Helen Sestan, Chris Pointon and Ian Grant display their #HelloMyNameIs signsThe co-founder of an international campaign for compassionate care has told Radio Clatterbridge that he hopes it will continue for generations to come. Chris Pointon came into the studio to talk about #HelloMyNameIs which he started with his late wife Dr Kate Granger.

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Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre NHS Foundation Trust Cheshire West & Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust Claire House Children's Hospice Wirral Hospice St John's Maggie's Centres Merseyside at Clatterbridge The Clatterbridge Cancer Charity The Clatterbridge Private Clinic Elderholme Nursing Home