A model hospital (Credit: The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre)Listeners are being urged to buy a Lego brick to help fund Liverpool's first dedicated cancer hospital.

The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre is expanding into the city centre and to raise money for the move, they're also building a giant model replica of the building.

Di Gaskell with Sophie Smith and John McWilliams from Wirral Advocacy Hub

Radio Clatterbridge listeners have heard how more and more health and social care professionals are training to understand how to support people who can't make important decisions for themselves.

People such as social workers, nurses and doctors are being educated to consider how decisions need to be made in people's best interests.

Astrid with Ian GrantA 9 year old schoolgirl, who is singing at Liverpool One's Christmas lights switch on, has told Radio Clatterbridge how her friends are taking her fame in their stride.

Astrid Smith was mentored by will.i.am when she beat thousands of hopefuls to become one of the finalists in ITV's The Voice Kids.

Jingles in production (Credit: AudioSweets)Radio Clatterbridge has got a sweet new sound - thanks to a brand new package of on air jingles made right here in the north west.

The catchy tunes, which went on air this morning, will be heard throughout the schedule.

Vote now!There are two new ways you can help Radio Clatterbridge - simply by voting for us.

We're nearing the end of our project to refurbish our studios and the station building but we need one final push to raise the money needed to complete the work.

Wirral Hospice St Johns' marketing officer Billy Howard and Anna Menaul, catering domestic services managerWhen the team from Wirral Hospice St John's wanted to extol the virtues of their coffee shop to listeners there was only one programme to appear on.

Billy Howard and Anna Menaul were guests on the Coffee Club to talk about the Hub Cafe and a number of other ways people can help raise money for the charity.

Mind coach Alison Blackler

Listeners have been given the chance to have an insight into the workings of the mind.

Alison Blackler, is a transformational mind coach and therapist, who has been helping clients at Thornton Hough-based 2 Minds for eight years.

Phil Price, Roger Hazlewood and Dave WilliamsRadio Clatterbridge has hosted a special reunion to celebrate 45 years of Saturday programmes on the station.

Three of the original weekend presenters got back behind the microphone to share their memories with listeners.

We're also in the news!

  • Golden radio success in the press

    Paul Johnston, Steve Evans and Mike Eveleigh collect the award (Credit: HBA)Radio Clatterbridge's success at the Hospital Broadcasting Awards made it in to the press. We won a gold in Stoke-on-Trent for promoting our special day of programmes in tribute to our late patron, Sir Ken Dodd.
  • Radio industry says farewell to Monty Lister

    Monty ListerThe death of one of our founder members was reported in a number of broadcast industry publications. Monty Lister, who is credited with securing the survival of Radio Clatterbridge during its early years in the 1950s, was well-known for recording the first radio interview with The Beatles.
  • Our NHS celebrations make the news

    The article in On Air magazineRadio Clatterbridge has been given the lead article in the latest issue of the industry publication for hospital radio. Our recent celebrations to mark 70 years of the NHS at Clatterbridge Health Park was given top billing in On Air magazine.