Ted Is Honoured He's a familiar voice to listeners of Radio Clatterbridge, but soon Ted Dillon will have an altogether more regal audience. The commissionnaire at the Clatterbridge Centre for Oncology has been one of the workers to feature in the station's Staff Selection feature over recent years. Now Ted has discovered he's to receive an MBE for services to...

It Asda Be Worth It Radio Clatterbridge tonight found out that it Asda be worth being a nominated charity for one of the country's biggest supermarkets. Asda Upton raised three hundred pounds for the station over the last twelve months. Chairman Dave Adams received the cheque at the store's annual charity night at Birkenhead Sea Cadet Hall. Our very own Ian Grant...

Radio Clatterbridge volunteers are recovering this evening, after each walking 15 miles around the Wirral coastline to raise money for the station. The seven-strong team put on their walking boots to make it from the Seacombe Ferry Terminal on the River Mersey to Thurstaston Country Park on the banks of the River Dee. Thankfully, the weather...

News Justin Former Radio Clatterbridge presenter Justin Madders has been re-elected leader of Ellesmere Port and Neston Borough Council. The 35 year old from Little Sutton will be the final councillor to head the authority, before it is replaced by the new Cheshire West and Chester Council next April. A solicitor by day, Justin was a regular volunteer at...

An Epic Idea Radio Clatterbridge has come up with an epic idea to advertise its service to patients. The station has designed a movie-style poster to highlight the various pop stars who can be heard on air. It also encourages listeners to phone the station with their own requests for music. The posters will be displayed in wards around the hospital from...

I Love Clatterbridge Afternoon Edition presenter Andy Bonner is to declare his love for Clatterbridge on television! Andy, who is also a reporter for ITV Granada, has been filming in the hospital today for a new series of reports on favourite places in the region. The 32 year old took a camera on to ward M1 to collect requests from patients, and then read them out...

Best Foot Forward Radio Clatterbridge presenters will be putting their best feet forward next month, when they take part in the annual Wirral Coastal Walk. The volunteers will join hundreds of other people aiming to raise money for local charities on Sunday 18th May. It will be the sixth time the walkers have taken part in the event, organised by the Rotary Club...

Spinning The Discworld Radio Clatterbridge's very own thespian takes to the stage this week, with her take on one of Terry Pratchett's Discworld books. Bethan Meredith will be acting in Woolton Drama Group's version of Mort. The Saturday Crew member also appeared in the group's pantomime last year, and helped with the costumes. Published in 1987, the novel was the...

Caught On Camera Former Radio Clatterbridge presenter Chris Noble has been back to the studios to capture our volunteers in action. Chris is currently studying for exams with the British Institute of Professional Photographers and The Royal Photographic Society. As part of his training, Chris is entering a series of photographic competitions. One of those is...

Band On The Walk Wirral rockers Daywalker have made a welcome return to the Radio Clatterbridge studios. The band appeared on Danni Richard's programme, the Wednesday Review, to talk about their forthcoming Battle of the Bands competition in London and their latest single, Liverpool 08. Daywalker have previously raised thousands of pounds for the cancer care unit...

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  • Making headlines down under

    The Gum Tips newsletterA globe-trotting cuddly koala has helped Radio Clatterbridge win a competition and become a talking point in Australia. The toy, dubbed Barry, is a mascot of an animal hospital in Port Macquarie, New South Wales.
  • 20 hour charity show

    The article in the Wirral GlobeIan Grant and Helen Sestan's 20 hour takeover of the Radio Clatterbridge airwaves made headline news. The marathon broadcast made it online and onto page 2 of the Wirral Globe.
  • Under The Hammer

    John Crane's Liverpool Echo columnOne of our regular guests had some kind words to write about Radio Clatterbridge in the local press. In his weekly column for the Liverpool Echo, Under The Hammer, auctioneer John Crane singing the praises of the station.