It's Raining Sportsmen Radio Clatterbridge volunteers got soaked today when they tried to raise money for the charity. They turned up at Wirral Rugby Club's Fun Day and Fair to sell some CDs to swell station funds. But with the rain pouring, sales could have been better. However, it wasn't a complete damp squib, with the team managing to raise more than fifty pounds...

Hitching The Harveys Station stalwart Dave Harvey got married today... with the help of one of his Radio Clatterbridge colleagues! Neil Jackson, who's been friends with Dave for nearly twenty years, was Best Man and ensured that he got hitched to fiance Melanie without a, er, hitch. Fellow presenters and wedding guests, Dave Wilson, Paul Johnston and Andy Bonner,...

Like Father Like Son Radio Clatterbridge celebrates its 56th birthday today with a new addition to the team. But Andy Jackson is no stranger to the station. The teenager's first visit to the studios was as a new-born baby when dad Neil brought him in to listen to his programme. However, Andy survived the experience and, 16 years on, he's now taking over the role of...

Egg On Their Face Hospital engineers were left with egg on their face today, when they accidentally cut through the cable linking the Radio Clatterbridge studio with the wards. It means the voluntary-run station will sadly be off air for the important Easter period. Management hope the service will be restored early next week. ...

Biker Bunnies Return More than 8,000 bikers rode into the hospital today, and Radio Clatterbridge was there to mark the occasion. They were here for the Wirral Egg Run and came in all shapes, sizes and costumes to deliver easter eggs for local sick children! The event, which was heavilly promoted on the radio station, began in 1980 and is now one of the biggest...

Vic Storms The Fort Radio Clatterbridge presenter Vic Charles stormed Fort Perch Rock today, when his band supported Merseybeat favourite and BBC Radio Merseyside presenter, Frankie Connor. The concert was one of The Merseybeat Story series of concerts at the popular Wirral venue. When he's not lending his dulcet tones to Friday's Clatterbridge Coffee Club, you can...

Not So Secret Garden Radio Clatterbridge went green today, when the station broadcast the official opening of a new hospital garden. Staff and patients at the Wirral Neurological Rehabilitation Unit kept their green fingers crossed for spring sunshine, and they weren't disappointed! The garden is a great area for patients to relax, but also has different surfaces to...

Reaching The Audience Radio Clatterbridge has written to the Chief Executive of the Wirral Hospital NHS Trust to clarify how the station can work with the Trust to improve the broadcasting system at Clatterbridge. Chairman Mike Eveleigh has also asked Len Richards to commission an examination of the system, which has reception strength which varies from ward to ward....

Sundays Go Stateside Radio Clatterbridge goes Stateside this weekend! Presenter Mike Eveleigh is turning the airwaves American with a brand new programme for Sunday mornings. America's Greatest Hits features the biggest tunes from the US album and singles chart. Mike's Good Time Oldies programme moves to Saturdays at 4pm, featuring hits from the '60s and '70s. ...

Broadcasting To The Globe Radio Clatterbridge has launched a new service with one of the borough's free weekly newspapers. Wirral Globe readers can now keep up-to-date with what's happening at the station by visiting our own page on the paper's website. Whether it's details about how to make a request for a loved one, programme news or updates about the charity, it will...