Spend Christmas with the Radio Clatterbridge family

Members of Wirral's Rock Choir record their festive favourites

Its a family affair on Radio Clatterbridge this Christmas.

Brothers Ron and Dave Berkeley will each present their own live programme from the health park to help celebrate the big day with patients and staff.

The pair are just part of a line-up of special programmes across the festive season - which has always been an important time for our schedule.

"While many patients are allowed to go home, it is often the most poorly who remain. We want to make sure we do everything we can to keep their spirits up and also entertain the dedicated workers who are on shift caring for them." - Paul Johnston, Programme Controller

Christmas Day begins with a chance to hear this year's Light Up A Life service from Wirral Hospice St John's.

Ten thousand lights were switched on in memory of loved ones to raise money for the Clatterbridge-based charity earlier this month.

Light Up A Life

Dave Berkeley's festive show begins at midday with two hours of mellow tunes to accompany your Christmas dinner.

Ron takes over the studio as the turkey settles with two hours of great oldies, festive music and, at 3pm, The Queen's Speech.

Listeners can also hear the sounds of 25 local singers treating us to their renditions of a number of well-known festive favourites.

The studio was as full as it's ever been as the members of Wirral's Rock Choir crammed behind the microphones to record a special performance just for listeners in the health park.


💬 Keep across our latest news and join the conversation... follow us on FacebookTwitter and Instagram!

Our latest news...

  • Ronny Goodlass on his Everton career

    Geoff Peters, Ronny Goodlass and Paul AlltFormer Everton winger Ronny Goodlass has told Radio Clatterbridge how he wishes Joe Royle was still part of the club to guide the current owners. In a return visit to the station, Ronny described the former Blues boss as a great manager.
  • John Barnes raps presenter over the knuckles for superstar claim

    Geoff Peters, John Barnes and Paul AlltFormer Liverpool and England international footballer John Barnes has rejected the idea that he is a soccer legend. Presenter Paul Allt got a ticking off when he suggested the Jamaican-born winger was a superstar during an interview on the Coffee Club.
  • Runners go green for Clatterbridge

    Runners go green for The Clatterbridge Cancer CharityRadio Clatterbridge listeners were treated to an exclusive track-side experience when hundreds of runners descended on the health park. Steve Lord took his microphone to meet the organisers and participants of a brand new fun run in the grounds of the hospital.