Call for listeners to check through their wardrobes!

Debbie Robinson from Claire HouseRadio Clatterbridge listeners are being urged to check their wardrobes to help out a local charity.

Claire House gift shops are holding a fashion show with donated clothes to raise thousands of pounds for the Clatterbridge-based children's hospice.

Walk this way

Previous fundraisers Credit: DW Sports FitnessThe race is on to find people to take part in the annual Wirral Coastal Walk - and raise some money for local charities.

One of them, The Clatterbridge Cancer Charity, made a direct appeal to listeners of the Coffee Club.

Easter comes early to Clatterbridge

The 2016 Tribute Egg RunRadio Clatterbridge listeners became virtual pillion passengers when thousands of motorcyclists descended on the Health Park to deliver eggs to poorly children in time for Easter.

Presenter Gray Hawke joined thousands of other bikers on a fresh, sunny Sunday morning to take part in the annual Wirral Egg Run Tribute Ride

Hospital radio report reveals positive health impacts

The Hospital Broadcasting Impact ReportA new report, which Radio Clatterbridge contributed to, has found that hospital radio stations have a positive impact on psychosocial health.

The white paper commissioned by our parent organisation, the Hospital Broadcasting Association, says listeners recognised that the service reduces boredom, loneliness and anxiousness.

Special programmes to mark our 65th birthday

Monty Lister and Steve LordListeners will be able to hear a series of special programmes as we celebrate our 65th birthday this weekend.

Radio Clatterbridge began life in 1951 as a service by young volunteers carrying a portable record player around the wards to play music to patients.

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There’s always a lot going on at Radio Clatterbridge. We are often involved in various activities in the health park and around Wirral. Whether it’s a special guest in the studio, an outside broadcast or a new fundraising event, you can read all about it here.

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Our latest news...

  • Coffee Club is ideal ground to promote Wirral Hospice cafe

    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 games at the bridge

    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.
  • Radio reunion for special anniversary

    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.

Broadcasting to...

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