Award Nominations Close Nominations closed at midnight for the 2002 Staff Achievement Award. The scheme, which is organised by Radio Clatterbridge, is now in its fourth year and received its biggest reponse yet from patients and visitors. The award aims to recognise members of staff who act above and beyond the call of duty on the Clatterbridge Hospitals site. The...

Paul's Xmas Link-Up It was another first for Radio Clatterbridge this morning. The station took part in the annual Christmas link-up, where hospital radio stations around the UK join together for the festive season. Hospital Radio Basingstoke joined Paul Size on air at 9.25 to help with the celebrations. ...

Chaplain's First Show Christmas came early for the staff and patients this morning, when Wirral Hospitals' deputy chaplain broadcast his first programme - to mark the festive season. Dave Nugent, who is based at the Clatterbridge site, presented an hour-long celebration. The show featured a choice of Christmas songs, carols and readings. ...

Light Up A Life When hundreds of people arrived in Clatterbridge Hospital to see the Christmas lights switch on at St John's Hospice, the bed-bound patients didn't miss out. Radio Clatterbridge broadcast a special half-hour programme from the Light Up A Life event. The scheme raises money for the hospice and gives relatives a chance to remember their loved ones. ...

Xmas Schedule Announced Radio Clatterbridge prides itself with providing live programmes for the patients and staff at Clatterbridge every day of the year. Christmas and New Year is no exception. The station has unveiled this year's festive schedule. Highlights include Mark Lloyd's review of the year in the Time Out Annual, The Queen's Speech, and the count-down of the...

Computer Work Begins The installation of Radio Clatterbridge's new computer system has begun. The station's engineer has started work on fitting the hardware and the Myriad software to Studio 2. Work on Studio 1 will take place shortly. The system will enable Radio Clatterbridge to broadcast programmes around the clock. ...

Beatles Reunion Radio Clatterbridge has unveiled details of a special programme to mark the fortieth anniversary of the first radio interview with the Beatles. John, Paul, George and Ringo recorded the chat at Port Sunlight in October 1961 for Radio Clatterbridge. The station will play the interview again during a commemorative programme on Sunday October 27th. ...

Nadya's Calling Music Matters - but not enough to keep programme assistant Nadya Movchan from her calling. The teenager has co-presented the Sunday afternoon show for the last time, before leaving for Manchester University to study medicine for five years. Presenter Gareth Martin says Nadya has helped make the programme a complete shambles! But Gareth, a...

Figures released today show that Radio Clatterbridge is playing more requests than ever before. So far this year, nearly fourteen hundred patients have so far dedicated songs on the station. Frank Sinatra still remains top of the pops at this stage, way ahead of his nearest competitor, Daniel O'Donnell. ...

Music Matters - but not enough to keep programme assistant Nadya Movchan from her calling. The teenager has co-presented the Sunday afternoon show for the last time, before leaving for Manchester University to study medicine for five years. Presenter Gareth Martin says Nadya has helped make the programme a complete shambles! But Gareth, a...