Return Of The Rabbit Riders Radio Clatterbridge brought all of the atmosphere of the Wirral Egg Run to bed-bound patients at the hospital on Sunday. Presenter Paul Johnston broadcast a special programme featuring interviews with organisers and participants in this year's event. Organiser Ian Kendrick told listeners that a record number of motorbikes - more than 7,000 - had...

Sixteen Candles Radio Clatterbridge presenter Vic Charles celebrated his 64th year today - by celebrating his 16th birthday! The Coffee Club host was born on the leap year day, meaning he can only officially mark his birthday every four years. Vic was so committed though, that it didn't prevent him presenting Friday's edition of the Clatterbridge Coffee Club. So...

Momentous Liaisons Radio Clatterbridge will soon be able to enjoy a more dedicated relationship with the Wirral Hospital NHS Trust, thanks to the efforts of volunteer Linda Bonner. Linda has taken on a new role of Hospital Liaison for the charity. She will also be working on publicising the station within the hospital. Linda is also on the hospital's Patient and...

Danni's All Talk Wednesday Review host Danni Richards has proved she's all talk, after joing the team at a new Liverpool radio station. The Radio Clatterbridge volunteer, who's more used to playing music on air, has been part of the production crew on the CityTalk breakfast show. Danni has been recording people's views on each day's hot topics, and has even met...

Double Take Radio Clatterbridge volunteers did a double take this morning when 12 year old twins Sam and Dan made a visit to the station. Making the most of the charity's new wheelchair access, the pair were the special guests of the Saturday Crew. They were joined by Claire House carers Catherine and Rosie. Queen fan Dan asked for a song by... the...

Dave Takes His Seat Dave Adams has taken his seat as the new chairman of Radio Clatterbridge. The Saturday Crew host was voted in at the charity's Annual General Meeting tonight. He takes over from Mike Eveleigh who received a vote of thanks for his hard work over the last few years. Dave will be assisted by Coffee Club presenter Ian Grant in fundraising for the...

Celebrating In Style Radio Clatterbridge volunteer Sarah Russell is celebrating her 21st birthday today, surrounded by other members of the Saturday Crew! Frankly, it gives us the ideal opportunity to share this picture of Sarah as a baby with the world once again. And the celebrations will continue. Next Saturday, Sarah marks four years with the Saturday Crew. We...

Cuddly Clatterbridge Radio Clatterbridge put smiles on the faces of the youngsters at Claire House after paying them a new year's visit. The Clatterbridge-based hospice cares for local children and young adults aged up to the age of 23 with life-threatening or life-limiting conditions. Winnie The Pooh, Eeyore and Tigger will surely help the youngsters join in with...

Katie's Number One Katie Melua has made a remarkable comeback to Radio Clatterbridge's annual Most Wanted chart - twelve months after disappearing from the list altogether. The 23 year old singer's hit The Closest Thing To Crazy has been requested more than any other song in the last twelve months. The track made the Top 30 in 2004 and 2005 but then vanished from...

Ian's Out Of This World When Radio Clatterbridge daytime presenter Ian Grant was set a challenge to meet a promotional target at work to earn some hard cash for the charity of his choice, it was an offer he couldn't refuse. Ian, who works for ASDA in Arrowe Park, was promised two hundred pounds if he reached his goal. But, not one to be outbeaten, Ian challenged the...

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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.