The Wirral News wrote: "Wirral band Daywalker helped to raise more than £1,000 for the cancer care unit at Clatterbridge Hospital when they played at a charity gig in Rock Ferry. The gig, at Cammell Laird social club, attracted more than 200 people, and Daywalker managed to raise £400 alone through sponsorship and sales of their CD, Live at the Z...

Year Of The Volunteer (Express magazine) Express magazine wrote: "It started in 1990 with an advert in the local paper for hospital radio presenters. I went along, chatted to the Saturday morning presenter about media generally... and the rest is history. I got my own 20-minute slot, searching my archives for fascinating facts about television. This feature ran for six years, until our...

Silver Success (Wirral News) The Wirral News wrote: "Merseybeat singer Gerry Marsden has helped a Wirral charity win a national award. Judges at the annual Hospital Radio Awards voted Radio Clatterbridge one of the best in the country. The station won silver at a ceremony in Belfast last weekend for an on-air advert which promoted Clatterbridge Hospital’s Staff Achievement A...

Charted History (Insite Magazine) Insite Magazine wrote: "The August edition of the staff magazine continues its look at 50 years of the Clatterbridge Hospitals League of Friends, with hospital milestones that they have chosen for 1954 to 2004. Radio Clatterbridge is mentioned several times. 1976: Kenny Everett recorded special jingles for our new studios (as we...

Thanks To Angels (Wirral Health) Wirral Health website wrote: "The generous and exceptional people who use their free time to support hospital patients and staff were invited to a special lunch as a 'thank you' for their hard work and dedication... More than 430 people aged between 16 and 75 regularly undertake voluntary work at the Trust. Many are members of organisations such...

Thanks To Angels (Wirral News) The Wirral News wrote: "Kind-hearted members of the public who support hospital patients and staff in their free time are being treated to a special lunch as a thank-you for their hard work and dedication. More than 200 volunteers are expected to gather at Birkenhead's Pacific Road Arts and Entertainment Centre today for the celebration organised...

24 Hours (BBC Radio Merseyside) Full interview with Chairman, Vic Charles, and Publicity Officer, Andy Bonner, about the launch of the new 24-hour service from Radio Clatterbridge. The fifteen-minute chat also covered elements of the station's organisation and history. ...

The papers wrote: "Wirral hospital worker Jan Williams was given a This Is Your Life style surprise today, when she was presented with this year's Radio Clatterbridge Staff Achievement Award. The 28 year old Staff Nurse from Eastham was voted the best-loved worker by patients at Clatterbridge Hospital. She was lured back to Clatterbridge for a...

The Wirral Globe wrote "With a little help from its friends, Radio Clatterbridge celebrated the 40th anniversary of the first Beatles broadcast interview. The hospital radio captured the Fab Four on tape when they were on this side of the Mersey performing at Port Sunlight. And this weekend Monty Lister, now a presenter on BBC Radio Merseyside,...

The Daily Post wrote: "Radio Clatterbridge is to mark an important event in international music history, in which is played a pivotal role. Tomorrow marks the fortieth anniversary of the Beatles' first broadcast interview - just weeks after Ringo Starr joined the band to complete the line-up... " ...

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Our latest news...

  • Author's promise to Clatterbridge hospices

    Gillian Seale with presenter Steve EvansA Wirral author is promising to help charities in Clatterbridge after starting a business to support families with cancer or other terminal illness.

    Gillian Seale set up Tailored Yarn to user her skills as a writer and illustrator to do something special for those in a very difficult situation.

  • 89 year old Sylvia, the recycled cyclist, hits the road again

    Sylvia Briercliffe and her cycling friendsRadio Clatterbridge's favourite cycling granny has returned to the station to tell listeners about being named one of the top female cyclists in the country.

    Sylvia Briercliffe, who is nearly 90, learned to ride at the age of three and returned to her passion in her ninth decade.

  • Remembering Ken Arnold

    Ken ArnoldVolunteers at Radio Clatterbridge have been saddened to hear that one of the station's biggest supporters has died after a long illness.

    Ken Arnold was first treasurer and then chairman of Clatterbridge Hospitals League of Friends from 2009 to 2018 before being made president of the charity.