Rock Around The Clock

Rock Around The Clock After years of preparation, Radio Clatterbridge today launched its new 24-hour service. The station can now be heard around the clock by patients and staff at Clatterbridge Hospital. There is a host of new programmes, featuring hourly news and community bulletins, more requests, comedy and plays. Vic Charles launched the service with a special...

24 Hours (BBC Radio Merseyside)

24 Hours (BBC Radio Merseyside) Full interview with Chairman, Vic Charles, and Publicity Officer, Andy Bonner, about the launch of the new 24-hour service from Radio Clatterbridge. The fifteen-minute chat also covered elements of the station's organisation and history. ...

Station's Tribute To Barry White

Station's Tribute To Barry White Radio Clatterbridge has paid tribute to the singer Barry White. The station dedicated the opening of its new Saturday Night Party programme to the star, who died yesterday. Listeners heard a selection of his most famous hits at the beginning of the four hour programme. ...

The Perfect Partner

The Perfect Partner Radio Clatterbridge today began a new partnership with ASDA Upton. The superstore will provide flowers for a lucky patient on the Tuesday morning request programme, The Great Escape. Vic Charles will announce this week's random winner on the programme between 10am and midday. ...

George Benson Tribute

George Benson Tribute George Benson fans were in for a musical treat today. Radio Clatterbridge presenters Lee Tomlinson and Andy Bonner both played a tribute to the soul singer this afternoon. It follows a performance by George, whose hits include Never Give Up On A Good Thing and Lady Love Me, at Victoria Park in Southport the previous evening. ...



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  • Lauren Ray on the Neston nurse who led her to music

    Lauren RayAn upcoming singer-songwriter has told Radio Clatterbridge how she got into music because of her mum’s envy of the piano skills of a local nurse. Lauren Ray appears on tour with Paul Carrack from Mike + The Mechanics at the Liverpool Philharmonic Hall next month.
  • Guitarist Mackenzie James Cregan keeps it in the family

    Mackenzie James Cregan plays live in the studioThe son of a musician who’s played with Rod Stewart and Steve Harley has told Radio Clatterbridge how he hopes to follow in his father’s footsteps. Mackenzie James Cregan was born in Los Angeles but is currently living on Merseyside after becoming a student at Sir Paul McCartney’s LIPA.
  • Wirral's Mayor chooses the tunes

    Cllr Geoffrey Watt, the Mayor of Wirral for 2018-19 (Credit: Wirral Council)The Mayor of Wirral has paid a special visit to Radio Clatterbridge to tell listeners about the first half of his year in office. Cllr Geoffrey Watt and his wife Anne, the Mayoress, came into the studio to share some of their highlights and play some of their favourite music.