The Mayor and Mayoress of Wirral cut the birthday cake with Amanda Rummery from Clatterbridge Hospitals League of FriendsA charity which provides extra support to patients at Clatterbridge is celebrating an important milestone with a commitment to spend £65,000 in the health park.

Listeners have heard about the investment as part of the celebrations for the Clatterbridge Hospitals League of Friends’ 65th anniversary.

Sylvia Briercliffe in the studioA Wirral grandmother has told Radio Clatterbridge how she found a new lease of life by developing an interest in cycling.

Sylvia Briercliffe revealed how she intends to spend her 90th year encouraging other older women to take up the activity.

John Lennon (Credit: Roy Kerwood)Nearly half a century after the release of John Lennon's best-selling single, Radio Clatterbridge listeners have voted Imagine their most requested song of the year.

The former Beatle tops our annual chart compiled from our listeners' requests.

Lauren RayAn upcoming singer-songwriter has told Radio Clatterbridge how she got into music because of her mum’s envy of the piano skills of a local nurse.

Lauren Ray appears on tour with Paul Carrack from Mike + The Mechanics at the Liverpool Philharmonic Hall next month.

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.

Cllr Geoffrey Watt, the Mayor of Wirral for 2018-19 (Credit: Wirral Council)The Mayor of Wirral has paid a special visit to Radio Clatterbridge to tell listeners about the first half of his year in office.

Cllr Geoffrey Watt and his wife Anne, the Mayoress, came into the studio to share some of their highlights and play some of their favourite music.

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  • 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.