Station History On Show

Station History On Show An exhibition about the history of Radio Clatterbridge begins today at the start of National Hospital Broadcasting Week. The display, in the hospital's Firtrees Restaurant, traces the station's 52 year history, including details of that interview with the Beatles. Radio Clatterbridge began life on April 9th 1951. ...

Food For Thought

Food For Thought Radio Clatterbridge's exhibition in the hospital restaurant has gone down a treat. Some people even made the trip especially to see the old pictures and read about the station's history. The display even brought back memories from Firtrees' Peter Evans. He remembers the Head Chef ringing the station each day so presenters could broadcast what the...

North West Colleagues Meet

North West Colleagues Meet Radio Clatterbridge has played host to a visit from three other hospital radio stations. A group of volunteers from broadcasters in Warrington, Ormskirk and Oldham were invited to see their Wirral counterparts. The informal visit was arranged by Radio Clatterbridge Chairman Vic Charles. ...

Staff Award Winner (Wirral Chronical, On Air, Insite)

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...

Jan Is Patients' Favourite

Jan Is Patients' Favourite 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. Jan, who received her award from Granada TV's Fred Talbot this...

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  • How you can stop the scammers

    Sandra Scott from Home Instead Senior Care WirralListeners to Radio Clatterbridge have been warned of the dangers of scamming amid claims it is one of the most commonplace crimes in Wirral. It comes as one of the station's sponsors has begun to offer free advice about how to avoid being duped.
  • We're Right On The Money with BBC One

    Dom Littlewood gets it wrong, but John Perry is Right On The Money! (Credit: BBC Studios)The BBC were Right On The Money when they asked to film at Radio Clatterbridge for the national TV programme. But presenter Dominic Littlewood was left tongue-tied when we put him on air!
  • Tugboat Cath washes up at Radio Clatterbridge

    Cathy Roberts with Di GaskellA "woman with a washing line" who had no experience of sailing has explained how she took to the sea after recovering from a serious illness. Cathy Roberts, who owns a bookshop in Wirral, rescued a 70 year old tug boat after buying it from a used car salesman.

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Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre NHS Foundation Trust Cheshire West & Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust Claire House Children's Hospice Wirral Hospice St John's Maggie's Centres Merseyside at Clatterbridge The Clatterbridge Cancer Charity The Clatterbridge Private Clinic Elderholme Nursing Home