Lighting up more lives

The lights at Wirral Hospice St John's (Credit: Chris Adams)Radio Clatterbridge has broadcast the annual Light Up A Life service at Wirral Hospice St John's to those too ill to make it outside.

The switch-on, which is now in its 20th year, attracted more than 3,000 people to the health park.

Christmas treats for listeners

Christmas presentsRadio Clatterbridge is stuffed with special treats for listeners this Christmas.

We've overhauled our schedules with a number of extraordinary programmes to entertain anyone stuck in the health park over the fesive season.

Radio Clatterbridge patron Ken Dodd to be knighted

Ken DoddRadio Clatterbridge's patron Ken Dodd is to receive a knighthood, it has been announced.

The Knotty Ash comedian is recognised for services to entertainment and charity on the New Year's Honours list.

Status Quo top listeners' chart

Status Quo at Wirral Rocks (Credit: Chris Varnes)Radio Clatterbridge listeners have voted a Status Quo track their most wanted song of 2016.

The news was revealed just a week after the death of band frontman Rick Parfitt.

Patients to track cancer treatment online

Angela Dawe and Jane Randles talk about remote surveillance of cancer patients at ClatterbridgeListeners to Radio Clatterbridge have heard how cancer patients will be able to track the progress of their treatment online.

The trial is being developed by Living With And Beyond Cancer, a two-year project based at Clatterbridge Health Park.

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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