Craven's Cravings Former Saturday Crew member Helen Craven has contacted the station to tell us that she is expecting her first baby in May. Helen, who also presented an early weekend programme on Radio Clatterbridge last year, has now moved to Harborne in Birmingham with her partner and is working for the HSA. The station wishes her all the best. ...

Lighting Up Lives Radio Clatterbridge tonight provided coverage of the 2004 Light Up A Life service at St John's Hospice. Hundreds of people turned out for the event, which raised tens of thousands of pounds for the hospital-based charity. Presenter Vicki Wood introduced proceedings. Listeners who were unable to leave their wards were then treated to music from...

Buzzing With CDs A local radio station has donated hundreds of CDs to Radio Clatterbridge. When Wirral's Buzz 97.1 decided to have a clear out of its music, Radio Clatterbridge was on hand to make sure nothing went to waste. Nearly 400 CD singles and albums were donated to the charity. Volunteers are now selecting which discs should be added to the library. It's...

John Peel Tribute Radio Clatterbridge has paid tribute to the Wirral-born broadcaster, John Peel. The DJ, who was brought up in Burton, died last month while on a working holiday in Peru. He was 65. Radio Clatterbridge presenter Andy Bonner was one of the hundreds of people to go to John's funeral in Bury St Edmunds on Friday. This evening, Andy played some of the...

Spooky Sounds Radio Clatterbridge took on a chilling edge this evening, as the station broadcast a special programme to mark Halloween. Andy Bonner was the presenter talking ghosts and ghouls along with two special guests. UFO expert Bill Bimson was on hand to describe strange lights which have been seen recently above Merseyside. And Clatterbridge Hospital's...

Paul Goes Retro Most people believe it's the decade fashion forgot, but Radio Clatterbridge presenter Paul Size has dug out his Miami Vice jacket and let his stubble grow for a brand new programme all about the Eightees. The '80s Experience is brand new to Wednesday evenings as part of the station's Oldies Night. Each week Paul, who enjoyed his youth in the...

Rising To The Challenge Paul Johnston has taken up a new challenge - to make sure he can get up in time for his new show on Radio Clatterbridge. From today, the station's Programme Controller will be presenting The Morning Line from 9am each Saturday morning. It will feature a mixture of music and sport previews. But only time will tell whether Paul will be able to make...

Neil Jackson has begun to get a roasting from radio listeners in Southport. The Radio Clatterbridge stalwart has been asked to present a new weekend programme for the resort's Dune FM. "The Road To The Roast" is a Sunday morning quiz programme in which listeners are given clues to a location across North Merseyside and West Lancashire. One lucky...

Mark's Centre Stage Music from the musicals makes a welcome return to Radio Clatterbridge tonight. Mark Lloyd and Pippa Davies are to present a new weekly programme called Centre Stage, including a full twenty minutes of theatrical classics. There will also be a Theatre Guide and a poetry slot. Centre Stage can be heard each Monday evening from 8.30pm. ...

New Station Exec Members of Radio Clatterbridge today voted in a new management structure for the station. A special meeting to discuss the issue was called and chaired by Vice President Dave Wilson. The charity will now be run by an Executive Committee of three volunteers, elected annually by the membership. Other smaller changes to the organisational structure...