Sir Paul McCartney

  • Mike McCartney with his re-released album, McGearEight years ago, Radio Clatterbridge invited musician Mike McCartney to launch our new service broadcasting on AM (medium wave).

    Now the Scaffold singer has repaid the favour by inviting us to the release of his remastered album, self-titled as his stage name McGear.

  • Mackenzie James Cregan plays live in the studioThe son of a musician who’s played with Rod Stewart and Steve Harley has told Radio Clatterbridge how he hopes to follow in his father’s footsteps.

    Mackenzie James Cregan was born in Los Angeles but is currently living on Merseyside after becoming a student at Sir Paul McCartney’s LIPA.

  • John with an enamel craneRadio Clatterbridge's art and antiques expert is back behind the microphone after experiencing the good work of the NHS at first hand.

    John Crane revealed he has been recovering from a chest problem.

  • Jake McElvogue's collection of vinyl albums by The BeatlesSir Paul McCartney is being invited to "get back" to Radio Clatterbridge, 55 years after making a debut on the station.

    The Beatle appeared with John Lennon, George Harrison and Ringo Starr in the band's first radio interview back in October 1962.

  • Author Ursula Wilde

    A local author has told Radio Clatterbridge how John Lennon paid her a secret visit to repay an old debt.

    Bromborough-born Ursula Wilde revealed the story during an interview on the Coffee Club about her new autobiography.

     

  • Dave Robinson (left) on stage as DriftCoffee Club listeners will get a blast from the past this week as they hear from one of our former presenters.

    But Dave Robinson won't be hosting a programme. He'll be singing.

  • Phil Rostance with Pete PriceHe's known as one of the country's most opinionated broadcasters, but talk show host Pete Price was lost for words when he appeared on Radio Clatterbridge.

    In presenter Phil Rostance's last programme for the station, he stumped Pete with a question about cars!

  • Lennon's Legend People across the country heard John Lennon's first ever radio interview today, thanks to Radio Clatterbridge. The station's exclusive 1962 interview with the Beatles was broadcast on BBC Radio 2 this evening, to mark the 25th anniversary of the former Beatle's murder. Paul McCartney tells Radio Clatterbridge presenter Monty Lister that "John is...

  • Get Back Listeners to BBC Radio Four will be given the chance to get back to the Beatles first ever broadcast interview tonight, thanks to Radio Clatterbridge. Our world exclusive recording is included in a special edition of the Archive Hour, dedicated to hospital radio. The interview, recorded for us by Monty Lister in 1962, sees Paul McCartney...

  • 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....