Can't Get Enough Radio Clatterbridge presenter Elaine Leaning obviously enjoys being in the hospital environment so much, that she's decided to become a midwife! She's been working in the TV industry for the past ten years and says she has done all that she set out to do. So now, the host of the station's weekend breakfast programme is going to enroll on a health...

Wayne's Wirral Walk North west soccer ace Wayne Rooney paid a visit to Clatterbridge today, and our listeners heard all about it! The Manchester United star dropped in on Claire House with fiancée Coleen McLoughlin, whose six year old sister Rose is a patient at the hospice. Radio Clatterbridge listeners heard from Head of Appeals, Janet Croker, about how the...

Time To Volunteer Presenter Dave Adams has been talking about his work for Radio Clatterbridge as part of the Year of the Volunteer. Dave is featured in this month's Express, a magazine distributed to thousands of staff at the Health and Safety Executive where he works. In the article, Dave writes how he began volunteering for the station fifteen years ago and...

VE Day Remembered Radio Clatterbridge tonight paid a special tribute to the men and women who gave their lives during the Second World War. The station broadcast a musical tribute on the sixtieth anniversary of Victory in Europe Day. Vera Lynn, Glenn Miller and Anne Shelton took to the airwaves once more as a special VE Day concert got underway in London. ...

Gareth's Gandalf Former Radio Clatterbridge presenter Gareth Philips has revealed what it's like to work with Lord Of The Rings actor Sir Ian McKellan. Gareth, now Series Editor on Coronation Street, told today's Radio Times that all the members of the cast were word perfect on the day the former Oscar nominee joined them on the set of the soap. Sir Ian is...

Your Right Radio Clatterbridge listeners were told this morning that they're right to claim benefits which are rightfully theirs. With pension and benefit rates set to rise on Monday, Stephanie Ward from Age Concern Wirral returned to the studios to tell Wayne Lowe that now is the time for older people to take action and make the claim. Research for the...

National Award Radio Clatterbridge volunteers are celebrating this evening, after winning a national award. The charity received a Silver accolade for the best "Station Promotion" at the annual Hospital Radio Awards in Belfast. Judges decided a 50 second advertisement for the 2004 Radio Clatterbridge Staff Achievement Award was one of the best in the country....

A Dog's Tale One of the patients' favourite visitors went barking mad this evening, during a visit to Radio Clatterbridge. Golden retriever collie Chester came into the studio with his owner Eileen Slattery to talk to presenter Andy Bonner about winning a Best of Class award at Crufts. The pair are regular visitors to the wards as part of the Pets As Therapy...

Handy Andy Radio Clatterbridge presenter Andy Bonner cleaned up today, by interviewing one of the hospital's infection control experts on air! Carmel Edwards came in to chat about the Clean Your Hands campaign which was launched on the wards on Friday. The scheme will aim to get everyone regularly killing germs that create the likes of the MRSA superbug....

Vicki's Valentine Date Radio Clatterbridge presenter Vicki Wood spent Valentine's evening getting advice for single people! Her Late Night Love Songs programme featured an interview with the man behind a top dating agency. In a special Valentine's Day edition, Vicki also played some extra romantic music for listeners who were separated from their loved ones because of...